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 in Le Precheur, Anse Ceron is on the North West coast of Martinique. You might want to drop by whether or not you are staying very close. Travelers looking for a spot that's a little out of the way, but still active, should give Anse Ceron a try. It's just slightly removed from the center of it all, but it also doesn't completely lack a social atmosphere.

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

There is also a concession stand available.

You can enjoy the convenience of picnic facilities.

Please note that public restrooms are not available, which is something to consider if you plan to spend a full day in the sun. Shower facilities are available here, so you can rinse off the sand. Happily, the off-shore waters are fit for snorkeling, so bring your gear if you want to check out what lies beneath the surface.

A lesser known beach, Anse Ceron with its offering of amenities are sure to be a safe choice for anyone that that are looking to spend some time away from the busy beaches, since it is located in a calm region. As such, you will generally find all facilities open to use, not having been scooped up by others.

What's Nearby


This beach is positioned on Martinique's North West coast; the area hosts attractions such as Centre de Decouverte des Sciences et de la Terre, which is one of the most conveniently accessible attractions.

If you want to discover more interesting facts about the history of Martinique, there are nearby attractions where you can learn about their culture and traditions. For example, you might enjoy a visit to Habitation Anse Latouche, which is one of the countries more interesting interesting historical sites.

A selection of nearby activities will ensure that you never get bored. Attractions close to this beach can be found in the following table.

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 section on Martinique to Anse Ceron is Le Precheur. Keep in mind that Le Precheur is certainly not a bustling region, but it will be a nice day out for guests wishing to get a better feel for the area.


Whether or not you encounter many other people will vary depending on the time of day, particularly in the high season when hotels overflow with tourists. The beach is not located close to many large hotels, but it's often visited by guests from smaller accommodations in the area.


You might not find any places to eat near this beach, so it would be a good idea to pack a lunch for your time spent at the beach.

Other Beaches

Vacationers searching for the perfect beach on Martinique will have lots of options besides Anse Ceron.

If the active mood at Anse Ceron is what you're looking for, you'll want to consider checking out Anse Couleuvre, a spot with the same type of electricity. It is located two miles to the north. If you're looking for something a little more private, you might enjoy Playa Saint Pierre. It is located a quick car or cab ride away.

Another sun-drenched spot to consider is Sainte-Marie Beach, located within the range of a cab.

Maybe Anse Ceron is a perfect spot for you to kick back, and at the same time perhaps not the the ideal fit; if so, Martinique offers a variety of beaches for travelers who wish to try elsewhere.


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