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.

Located in Le Precheur, Anse Ceron is on the North West coast of Martinique. You might want even if you aren't staying nearby. Those of you who might prefer a beach that's a little less crowded, but still fun and active, should give Anse Ceron a try. It's slightly off the beaten path, but it's not totally secluded either.

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

Lots of visitors here find that the on-site snack bar is just fine for lunch.

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

Unfortunately, restrooms will not be available here, which is something to consider if you're bringing the kids, or plan to spend all day outside. Showers are provided for visitors, so you can clean off the sand before hitting more attractions. The water in the area is clear enough for snorkeling, so grab your gear if you're hoping to see what lies beneath the surface.

Tourist planning to take advantage of the conveniences available at this location, shouldn't worry; Anse Ceron happens to be situated in a region which is not as popular among tourist. Taking that into consideration, there's no need to plan ahead what part of the day you come, since there is only a very little chance that you be required to share the sand with any other beach-goers who might want access to the amenities that are there.

What's Nearby


Anse Ceron is beautiful natural site, which you'll find on the North West coast of Martinique; this area boasts other attractions such as Centre de Decouverte des Sciences et de la Terre, which is one of the closest attractions to visit.

If you're intrigued by Martinique's history, there are plenty of places where you can learn first-hand about the country's past. For instance, nearby is Habitation Anse Latouche, which is one of the closest places of historical interest to Anse Ceron.

A selection of nearby activities will ensure that you never run out of things to do. The following table contains a list of nearby attractions.

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
Tomb of the Caribbean Monument 5.2 SE Martinique
St. Pierre Park Park 5.2 SE Martinique

Cities and Towns

The nearest region of Martinique to Anse Ceron is Le Precheur. It's important to note that Le Precheur is not heavily urbanized, though it will be a pleasant day trip for guests who want to see more of the area.


Whether this spot is full of bodies or practically empty will depend on many factors, including the capacity of nearby hotels. The area does not have very many large hotels, but it's often visited by guests from smaller accommodations in the area.


There aren't any restaurants in the immediate surroundings of this beach, so it would be a good idea to pack a lunch if you want to fully enjoy your day in the sun.

Other Beaches

Of course, there are lots of other spots along the coast of Martinique, so Anse Ceron is not your only option.

You may also want to try Anse Couleuvre, which is in a pretty active location. It is located two miles to the north. However, if you're looking to enjoy a quieter scene, Playa Saint Pierre is a beach which doesn't see as many crowds. It is located a quick car or cab ride away.

Travelers may also want to consider Sainte-Marie Beach, which is located 15 and a half miles away.

Perhaps Anse Ceron is the most convenient coastline for you to visit, but some travelers itch to explore more; in which case you should find a beach with a seclusion factor that suits you.


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