Travelers visiting this section of Grande-Terre typically enjoy a visit to one of their stunning beaches. Here, you shouldn't be too far from nearby beaches.
Each of the access points along the coast of Grande-Terre have their own personalities; even small differences in features can affect whether you'll have an active outing, or just a few hours of seclusion in the sun. You're bound to find an option that suits you in the following table. Click the names below to learn more:
|Plage du Helleux||1.1||SW||Saint-Francois|
|Anse Loquet||1.5||E||18.5 mi. East of Pointe A Pitre|
|Anse Kanouanne||1.9||E||18.8 mi. East of Pointe A Pitre|
|Baie Sainte Marie||2.1||ENE||18.9 mi. East of Pointe A Pitre|
|Anse a l'Eau||3.2||N||17.9 mi. East of Pointe A Pitre|
|Anse de la Gourde||3.8||E||20.8 mi. East of Pointe A Pitre|
|Point Tarare||4.2||E||21.2 mi. East of Pointe A Pitre|
|La Porte d'Enfer||4.5||NNW||16.5 mi. East-Northeast of Pointe A Pitre|
Anse Champagne is closest to the villa complex. Keep in mind that this beach is a reasonable traveling distance off, so your group won't have to travel far to enjoy this beautiful section of the coast. 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. You won't have to cut your time at Anse Champagne short, since it has bathrooms on-site for your convenience.
If instead you're looking for a more secluded and private beach scene, Anse Loquet is an alternative worth considering. 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. It's situated only a meager hike away.
Visitors who aren't ready to book their rooms before learning about what's nearby might like to know how far away the nearby town or city is from their accommodations. Le Vallon is located near the heart of Saint-Francois, a city on Grande-Terre; it is 17 miles (27 and a half kilometers) to the east of Pointe A Pitre.
The table below lists the areas that are closest to Le Vallon:
|downtown St. Francois||0.5||S|
|Palais Ste Marguerite||9.8||NW|
|Morne a l'eau||13.4||WNW|
This country is certain to offer a variety of active pursuits for everyone. Though there are not many attractions located near the villa complex, you can still visit the nearby Musee du Costume et Tradition, which is one of the closest choices.
View the table below to learn more about what attractions are nearby:
|Musee du Costume et Tradition||Museum||15.0||W||Gosier, Grande-Terre|
|Rhum Damoiseau Tour||Distillery||7.2||NW||Le Moule, Grande-Terre|
|Domaine de Zevallos||Historical Site||3.7||NW||15.6 mi. East of Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|Museum||--||--||Le Moule, Grande-Terre|
|Musée Edgar Clerc||Museum||7.2||NW||Le Moule, Grande-Terre|
|Lighthouse||12.3||ESE||28.1 mi. East of Pointe A Pitre|
If you're on the lookout for an interesting place to visit, Musee du Costume et Tradition might be what the doctor ordered. Focusing on the dress and clothing worn by the different segments of society throughout Guadeloupe's history. This side by side comparison will give visitors an interesting insight into the relations between classes and races.
When deciding where to book your stay, it's sometimes smart to find out about nearby accommodations as a means to get a better feel for the area. You'll find lots of other places to look at in the region, as this portion of Grande-Terre is home to an excellent range of hotel and resort options. Find details about the region's booking options by viewing the table below.
|Golf Village Hotel||0.1||ENE||Saint-Francois, Grande-Terre|
|Le Meridien La Cocoteraie||--||--||Saint-Francois, Grande-Terre|
|Bwa Chik Hotel & Golf||0.4||SSE||Saint-Francois, Grande-Terre|
|0.4||S||Downtown St. Francois, Grande-Terre|
|La Plantation Resort||0.4||NNE||Saint-Francois, Grande-Terre|
|Le Golf Marine Hotel||--||--||Saint-Francois, Grande-Terre|
|Hôtel Club Manganao||1.8||SW||15.4 mi. East of Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|Hotel Amaudo||3.5||W||13.6 mi. East of Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|3.9||W||13.2 mi. East of Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|Hotel Eden Palm||--||--||11.4 mi. East of Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
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