Anse Ceron

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Anse Ceron is one of the most popular beaches in all of Martinique. The slowly arching sand offers plenty of room for sun-bathers to spread out while the gentle shoreline waters are perfect for swimming. Head off shore a little bit, and you'll find some rougher waters that surfers seek out.

Positioned on the northwestern outskirts of Le Precheur, Anse Ceron is on the North West coast of Martinique. You might want to drop by even if you are not staying nearby. The beaches on Martinique aren't usually known for their peace and quiet, but you'll find Anse Ceron to be a little calmer than most, making it a good choice for travelers who don't want to wander too far away, but would rather avoid the most hectic parts of town.

How to Access The Beach
The beach is located right off Highway D-10 y taking the road, Bourg Nord du Precheur.

Amenities and Ambiance

The concession stand at this spot is also an option.

You can enjoy the convenience of picnic facilities.

Keep in mind that restrooms won't be found on-site, which is something to consider if you're bringing the kids, or plan to spend all day outside. Shower facilities are available, so you don't have to spend the rest of the afternoon covered in sand. The water in the area is of good snorkeling quality, so bring your equipment if you want to see what lies beneath the surface.

Anse Ceron's immediate surroundings are not exactly a tourism capital. As such, straining to acquire an available convenience while at the beach is not a scenario that you will have to do regularly, regardless of if it is the most popular time to visit.

What's Nearby


Positioned on the North West coast of Martinique; the area is home to other attractions such as Centre de Decouverte des Sciences et de la Terre, which is one of the most conveniently accessible attractions.

If you're intrigued by Martinique's history, there are lots of sites which offer a historic look at the nation. The nearest historical attraction is Habitation Anse Latouche, which is one of the closest historical attractions in the vicinity of Anse Ceron.

Beaches are a great attraction to visit, but there will be more options available on Martinique. The table below lists other attractions that are nearby.

Activities and Attractions Near Anse Ceron
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Centre de Decouverte des Sciences et de la Terre Museum 4.1 SE Martinique
Depaz Distillery Museum 5.0 SE Martinique
Depaz Distillery Operating Distillery 5.0 SE Martinique
Martinique's Underwater Sculpture Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 5.1 SE Martinique
Tomb of the Caribbean Monument 5.2 SE Martinique

Cities and Towns

The closest part of Martinique to Anse Ceron is Le Precheur. It should be noted that Fort de France is not crowded with buildings, so for visitors who want to get a taste of local life, this section on Martinique is a good option.


How many other people you encounter at Anse Ceron will depend on many factors, including the capacity of nearby hotels. There are not many large hotels nearby, but it's often visited by guests staying at smaller accommodations in the area.


There aren't any restaurants near this location, so you may choose to pack a lunch if you want to fully enjoy your time spent at the beach.

Other Beaches

Travelers in search of the perfect beach will have plenty of other choices on Martinique besides Anse Ceron.

If the vibrant atmosphere of Anse Ceron is one of the features you love, think about heading to Anse Couleuvre, another destination with a good amount of excitement. You'll find it two miles to the north. If you were hoping to find a tranquil beach scene with few crowds, you might enjoy Playa Saint Pierre. It is located a quick car or cab ride away.

Another option worth considering is Sainte-Marie Beach, located just a cab ride away.

Anse Ceron could be the ideal stretch of sand, but it is possible that it may not be the best choice for your family; if so, there are other beaches and natural attractions on Martinique you might like.


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