Located on the outlying island of Marie Galante, Plage de Folle Anse is known as a beach for simply relaxing. While visitors will be able to play in the sand and on the water, the sun, the view, and the gentle breeze beckons for you to lay down and let go.
Located on the island of Marie-Galante, 2.1 miles south west of Saint Louis, You should think about stopping by even if you aren't staying in the vicinity. The area surrounding the beach isn't packed with guests, but there is still plenty to do here.
When on the island of Marie Galante, simply follow the coastal road D-206. Plage de Folle Anse is located between Anse La Frais and Ansa Ballet.
Unfortunately, public restrooms aren't available.
If you usually like beaches that offer an idyllic place to escape, then you will want to try Plage de Folle Anse; it is tucked away in a more rural sector of the region.
Plage de Folle Anse is always a lovely side-trip when you're in the area. Look for it on the West coast of Marie-Galante; the area is home to other attractions such as, which is one of the closest attractions.
If you want to mix a little culture with your trip to the beach, you should consider a trip to Ecomussee de Marie Galante. This museum is located four miles away, and might make a nice break from the midday sun.
If you're looking for other nearby attractions or activity options, this beach isn't far from any of the items in the following table.
|Historical Site||2.8 mi.||SSE||Marie-Galante|
|Jardin de Buckingham||Botanical Garden||3.0 mi.||SE||Marie-Galante|
|Operating Distillery||3.1 mi.||SE||Marie-Galante|
|Ceramics and Pottery Shop||3.4 mi.||SSE||Marie-Galante|
|Botanical Garden||3.5 mi.||SSE||Marie-Galante|
|Ecomussee de Marie Galante||Museum||4.2 mi.||SE||Marie-Galante|
|Operating Distillery||5.2 mi.||E||Marie-Galante|
The nearest area on Marie-Galante to Plage de Folle Anse is. This friendly part of Marie-Galante is just two miles from the shore, so a trip here doesn't have to take all day. This section of Guadeloupe is not lacking in exploration opportunities, yet also not overflowing with buildings.
Whether or not you encounter a lot of other visitors will depend on how many hotel guests decide to make the trip as well. There aren't many large hotels in the immediate vicinity, but it's often visited by guests staying at some of the area's smaller options.
You'll find a decent number of hotel rooms within driving distance. A few of the more convenient choices are displayed in the table below.
|Village de Menard||3.3||NNE||Cottages|
|Coco Beach Resort||5.3||SE||Resort|
While this location isn't located in the culinary epicenter of the area, you'll still have some choices, particularly if you are prepared to venture a little out of the way. The closest places to grab a bite to eat is Le Maria-Galanda, which is not far off the beach at all.
A list of nearby restaurants is shown in the table below.
|Le Maria-Galanda||(059) 097-5056||Creole||Informal||2.1 mi.||NE|
|Aux Plaisirs des Marins||(059) 097-0811||Creole||Very Casual||2.5 mi.||NNE|
|Le Murato||(059) 046-0651||Italian||Very Casual||3.4 mi.||SSE|
Of course, Plage de Folle Anse is just one of many beaches you might like on Marie-Galante.
Travelers may also want to consider, which is located within a short distance.
There are plenty of natural wonders to behold in Guadeloupe, and paying a visit to Plage de Folle Anse is just one way you can spend your afternoon.
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