Anse Bonneville

While not known as a great beach for swimming, Anse Bonneville is a great spot to sit on the sand or to grab a surf board and head out off shore.

Located just outside the heart of the island of Martinique, 5.7 miles north of Le Robert, Anse Bonneville is on the North East coast of the island, You should consider dropping by even if you are not staying in the immediate vicinity. Though Anse Bonneville is not a particularly quiet beach, you'll find that it gets a lot less visitors than many of Martinique's beaches. So though this is not the most quiet part of Martinique's coast, this beach will have much less traffic to dodge during, say, a romantic walk along the water.

How to Access The Beach
The beach is located right on Highway D-2.

Amenities and Ambiance

With plenty of trees growing right on the beach, visitors can enjoy the sand in shade, while those seeking sun can easily find a spot of their own.

Vacationers will love the convenience of having picnic facilities accessible for use.

Unfortunately, restrooms will not be available here, so if you're visiting with small children you might want to consider a different location.

What's Nearby


This beach is positioned on Martinique's North East coast. It is near some interesting sites like Nature Reserve of La Caravelle, which is not very far away, so visitors have the option to walk or to take a cab, and it is among the popular spots in the area.

If you're intrigued by Martinique's history, there are plenty of places where you can learn first-hand about the country's past. One of the closest attractions of this sort is Château Dubuc, which is reachable on foot or by taking a taxi from the beach.

Beaches are one type of attraction you can visit, but there's plenty else to see during your stay. The following table contains attractions that are the closest.

Activities and Attractions Near Anse Bonneville
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Nature Reserve of La Caravelle Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 0.7 ESE Martinique
Château Dubuc Historical Site 2.1 ENE Martinique
Dubuc Castle Historical Site 3.2 ENE Martinique
St. James Distillery Operating Distillery 5.2 W Martinique
St. James Distillery Operating Distillery 5.2 W Martinique

Cities and Towns

Nearby, you'll find the town of Sainte Marie, which is a region with interesting things to do, yet is never overly congested. From the shore, Sainte Marie is found maybe five miles (eight and a half kilometers) away.


The crowdedness of the shoreline can vary widely, it depends on several things: the season, the weather, even how packed the nearby hotels are. There aren't many major hotels in the immediate vicinity, but it's often visited by visitors staying at the few small lodgings in the area.

You'll find a pretty nice assortment of hotel options to choose from in the area that encircles Anse Bonneville. The most convenient of which can be seen in the following table.

Accommodations near Anse Bonneville
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Hôtel Le Manguier 0.0 mi. S Hotel
La Résidence Goélette 0.5 mi. E Hotel
French Coco 0.7 mi. E Hotel
Hotel La Caravelle 0.9 mi. ENE Lodge
Le Domaine St. Aubin 4.2 mi. W Guest house
La Rivieria 9.8 mi. S Hotel


There aren't any restaurants near this shore, so it would be a good idea to plan a picnic if you want to fully enjoy your time spent at the beach.

Other Beaches

Travelers who are looking for the ideal beach on Martinique will have lots of options besides Anse Bonneville.

If the vibrant atmosphere of Anse Bonneville is what you're looking for, consider also visiting Anse Tartane, another destination with a good amount of excitement. It is located a mile and a half to the northeast. If you're looking for something a little more private, you might find what you want at Anse l'Entang. It is located not far off the beach at all.

Another location you may want to try is Sainte-Marie Beach, which is located five miles to the west-northwest.

While the area offers plenty of picturesque views and exciting attractions, visiting Anse Bonneville or the other beautiful beaches in the area can make your time on Martinique even more memorable.


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