Perfect for a picnic, Anse-a-l'Ane beach offers tables for guests to stop for a snack along these shores. A nearby shell museum and a bar in the neighboring Le Calalou Hotel are also prime attractions.
Located toward the western outskirts of the vicinity of Trois Ilets, 4.6 miles south of Fort de France, Anse-a-l'Ane is on the South West coast of Martinique. You might think about stopping by even if you are not staying particularly close by. Those searching for a somewhat calm, but somewhat social beach on Martinique may want to give Anse-a-l'Ane a try. Generally, it's not an overly popular part of the coast, but it's not quiet or boring either.
Anse-a-l'Ane on Martinique has a local feel to it with quiet shores and calm waters. Quaint houses overlook the beach from a nearby hillside.
The concession stand located here is another lunchtime alternative. On some days, it may be possible to buy food from one of the local vendors who set up shop at the beach.
Whether you're eating lunch or just a snack at, you'll appreciate the available picnic tables.
Unfortunately, you won't find any public restrooms along this coastline, though you may be able to use the facilities at a nearby business. At Anse-a-l'Ane Beach you can encounter local residents of the area who sometimes stop by to take in the view.
The beach is wonderful, but the surrounding area has a lot to offer, too. Look for it on Martinique's South West coast; the area is home to other attractions such as, which is one of the closest attractions to visit.
If you're interested in mixing a little culture with your trip to the beach, you might want to consider visiting. This museum is relatively near Anse-a-l'Ane, giving you a chance to see, and learn about, even more of the area.
If a visit to the Anse-a-l'Ane isn't enough to keep you busy all afternoon, the following table shows the closest options.
|Dolphin Encounter Service||0.2 mi.||NE||Martinique|
|Golf de L'Imperatrice Josephine||Golf Course||1.4 mi.||E||Martinique|
|La Savane des Esclaves||Historical Site||2.1 mi.||E||Martinique|
|Dolphin Encounter Service||2.1 mi.||E||Martinique|
|Galerie Sophen||Art Gallery||2.1 mi.||E||Martinique|
|Mangofil||Zip Line Site||2.1 mi.||E||Martinique|
|Art Gallery||2.5 mi.||S||Martinique|
|Historical Site||4.0 mi.||N||Martinique|
Anse-a-l'Ane is close to Trois Ilets, so you can explore the city after your visit to the beach. Anse-a-l'Ane tourists seeking a little additional excitement might consider going to Trois Ilets, because it's close-by and is an active, busy area. From the beach, Trois Ilets is a fairly short distance away, roughly two miles (three and a half kilometers).
The crowdedness of the shoreline can vary widely, depending on everything from the time the sun sets to how full the nearby hotels are. At this beach, you can expect to share the sand with more than a few travelers staying at the closest accommodations.
Because this beach is in a relatively popular tourist destination, it is not typically very tough to find just the right type of hotel close-by. For visitors wanting to book a place that's on or near the beach, the table that follows shows the closest options to Anse-a-l'Ane.
|Le Panoramic||0.2 mi.||WSW||Hotel|
|Club Trois Ilets||0.2 mi.||SW||Hotel|
|Domaine de l'Anse Ramier||0.5 mi.||SW||Guest house|
|Hotel Bambou||0.8 mi.||NE||Cottages|
|L’Impératrice Village||0.8 mi.||NE||Hotel|
|Hotel La Pagerie||1.2 mi.||NE||Hotel|
|Residence Village Creole||1.3 mi.||NE||Resort|
|Hotel Bakoua Martinique||1.4 mi.||NE||Resort|
|Hotel Carayou||1.4 mi.||NE||Hotel|
|Karibea Camelia Residence||2.1 mi.||E||Hotel|
One of the tastiest ways to compliment a balmy beach afternoon is to enjoy a meal at a nearby restaurant, where you can try foods you've never heard of before, without having to stray too far. One of the nearest places to eat is Le Pitaya. The restaurant serves Creole cuisine.
The following table provides a list of restaurants closest to this beach.
|Le Pitaya||+596 596 66 05 30||Creole||Informal||1.2 mi.||NE|
|La Sirene||596 596 66 02 02||Caribbean||Very Casual||1.4 mi.||NE|
|Le Chateaubriand||596 596 66 02 02||International||Informal||1.4 mi.||NE|
|(059) 668-1060||Creole||Very Casual||--||--|
|Il Gallo Rosso||(059) 638-7957||Italian||Informal||--||--|
|Kaza Kebab||(069) 607-9892||Greek||Very Casual||--||--|
|Le Bistro d'en Face||(059) 673-0387||French||Informal||--||--|
|Le Corsaire||(059) 666-1585||American||Very Casual||--||--|
|(059) 668-3801||Creole||Very Casual||--||--|
Visitors searching for the perfect beach on Martinique will have lots of options besides Anse-a-l'Ane.
You may also like Les Salines, which is home to plenty of activity. It is located 15 miles to the southeast. Les Salines is the perfect Martinique beach for travelers seeking bright sun and white sand. If you're looking for something a little more private, you might enjoy Anse Mitan. It is located just a little ways away.
Another option worth considering is Plage de Madiana, which is located five and a half miles away.
Martinique has some unforgettable natural wonders to explore, and paying a visit to Anse-a-l'Ane is just one way you can spend your afternoon.
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