What's Near Le Meridien La Cocoteraie

Often, people make plans to spend their holidays on Grande-Terre just for the sparkling beaches that the island is famous for.

If you are looking forward to the beach more than anything, Le Meridien La Cocoteraie is just what you are looking for. This site is set on the water, so vacationers can spend their whole trip in the sun if that will make them happy. The beach on this property offers the perfect amount of harmony when it comes to population; it is situated not far off from the landmarks in Guadeloupe, but maintains a presence that is not overly crowded or hectic.

Nearby Beaches

Obviously, since Le Meridien La Cocoteraie is located right on Anse Champagne, relaxing on the sand is popular with guests staying here. While the resort that once controlled access to the beach has since closed, Anse Champagne is still as popular as ever. Visitors can drive right up to the beach and explore not only the sand and waters of the beach, but some of the abandoned property that still stands, including a dock that is missing a few boards. For those who want some variety, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click the names below to view a detailed page:

Beaches Near Le Meridien La Cocoteraie
Beach Distance Direction Location
Raisins Clairs -- -- Saint-Francois
Plage du Helleux -- -- Saint-Francois
Anse Loquet -- -- 18.5 mi. East of Pointe A Pitre
Anse Kanouanne -- -- 18.8 mi. East of Pointe A Pitre
Baie Sainte Marie -- -- 18.9 mi. East of Pointe A Pitre
Anse a l'Eau -- -- 17.9 mi. East of Pointe A Pitre
Anse de la Gourde -- -- 20.8 mi. East of Pointe A Pitre
Point Tarare -- -- 21.2 mi. East of Pointe A Pitre
La Porte d'Enfer -- -- 16.5 mi. East-Northeast of Pointe A Pitre

The nearest one is Raisins Clairs. Known as one of the most spectacularly beautiful beaches in the area, visitors also enjoy this beach because it is one of the few where you can get snacks and drinks right on site.

If instead you're looking for a more secluded and private beach scene, Anse Loquet might be a good choice. As one of the first beaches on Guadeloupe's Southeast Point, Anse Loquet is once of the more visited, especially since amenities are much more scarce as you head further into the point. Visitors who do choose Anse Locquet will be rewarded with the calm southern water mixed with soft sand; making this beach one of the last calm and clear water beaches on the point before they start becoming rough and choppy.

Nearby Areas

Stopping over at a town or community close to your hotel can help you get out of your comfort zone to experience something a little different, whether you're interested in seeing a famous natural attraction, or interacting with the locals while on your trip. Le Meridien La Cocoteraie is located within the eastern part of Saint-Francois, a city on Grande-Terre; it is to the east of Pointe A Pitre.

The following table contains a listing of areas near Le Meridien La Cocoteraie:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
downtown St. Francois 0.5 SW
Dubedou 3.1 NNW
Douville 6.7 W
Le Moule 7.2 NW
Ste. Anne 8.0 W
Palais Ste Marguerite 9.9 NW
Mare Gailard 11.4 W
Ste-Marguerite 11.6 NW
Morne a l'eau 13.6 WNW

Nearby Attractions

Although there aren't many attractions within walking distance of the hotel, you can still experience attractions like Rhum Damoiseau Tour, which is one of the closest ones.

This option and more are detailed in the following table:

Attractions Near Le Meridien La Cocoteraie
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Rhum Damoiseau Tour Distillery -- -- Le Moule, Grande-Terre
Domaine de Zevallos Historical Site -- -- 15.6 mi. East of Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre
Le Maison du Crabe Museum Museum -- -- Le Moule, Grande-Terre
Musée Edgar Clerc Museum -- -- Le Moule, Grande-Terre
Terre-de-Bas Lighthouse Lighthouse -- -- 28.1 mi. East of Pointe A Pitre

If you're searching for somewhere a little different to visit, Rhum Damoiseau Tour is an alternative worth considering. Established at the end of the 19th century, Rhum Damoiseau still stands to this day, and guests are welcome to tour the property to get inside secrets about how the rum is made.

Nearby Accommodations

Getting details about nearby hotel booking options is often a good means of getting a better feel for the surrounding area. This section of Grande-Terre offers guests various additional hotel and resort options, which will give you plenty to consider before coming to a conclusion. The table that follows contains the booking options located in the surrounding area.

Accommodations near Le Meridien La Cocoteraie
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Golf Village Hotel -- -- Saint-Francois, Grande-Terre
Bwa Chik Hotel & Golf -- -- Saint-Francois, Grande-Terre
La Plantation Resort -- -- Saint-Francois, Grande-Terre
Résidence Les Boucaniers -- -- Downtown St. Francois, Grande-Terre
Bwa Chik Hotel & Golf -- -- Saint-Francois, Grande-Terre
Hôtel Club Manganao -- -- 15.4 mi. East of Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre
Hotel Amaudo -- -- 13.6 mi. East of Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre
Village De Sainte Anne -- -- 13.2 mi. East of Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre
Village Club Sainte-Anne -- -- 10.3 mi. East of Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre
La Caravelle -- -- Ste. Anne, Grande-Terre

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