Anse Mabouyas

A normally empty beach, Anse Mabouyas is for whatever reason rarely visited by tourist or locals. Despite that, it is easy to reach and features calm Caribbean waters for any who come and visit.

Situated on the southern side of the island of Martinique, 2.2 miles west of Ste. Luce, You should consider dropping by regardless of whether you're staying nearby. The surrounding area isn't stuffed with visitors, but that is not to say the beach will be boring.

Amenities and Ambiance

Keep in mind that restrooms won't be found on-site, so if you're visiting with small children you might want to consider a different location. The water in the area is of good snorkeling quality, so bring your gear if you want to do some underwater exploration.

What's Nearby


The beach is wonderful, but the surrounding area has a lot to offer, too. Look for it on Martinique's South coast. Trois Rivieres Historic Distillery is one of the the area's interesting attractions.

If you want to mix culture with your visit to the beach, you should consider a trip to Écomusée de la Martinique, a lovely museum found well within taxi range, giving you a chance to see, and learn about, even more of the area.

Being able to choose from some activities besides the beach will ensure you won't run out of things to do. Attractions close to this beach can be found in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Anse Mabouyas
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Trois Rivieres Historic Distillery Distillery 0.4 NNW Martinique
Écomusée de la Martinique Museum 3.4 E Martinique
La Mauny Operating Distillery 3.8 E Martinique
Plantation Trois Rivieres Operating Distillery 3.8 E Martinique
Cap 110 Monument 5.9 W Martinique

Cities and Towns

Anse Mabouyas is in the Diamant area, so travelers staying in town won't have far to go. Nearby, you'll find the city of Diamant, which is an area with plenty to do, but yet isn't overcrowded. From the shore, Diamant is a fairly short distance away, maybe four and a half miles (seven and a half kilometers).


The mood here——social and lively, or virtually 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 staying at smaller lodgings in the area.

Those hoping to find a place to stay close to Anse Mabouyas won't find it very difficult, as there are plenty of accommodations to pick from nearby. You'll find the closest hotel booking options by perusing what's shown in the table that follows.

Accommodations near Anse Mabouyas
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Karibea Corail Residence 0.2 mi. SE Hotel
Karibea Resort Sainte Luce 0.6 mi. E Resort
Pierre & Vacances Village de Sainte Luce 1.7 mi. E Resort
Brise Marine Martinique 2.3 mi. E Hotel
Diamant Beach 4.1 mi. W Hotel
Karibea Le Squash Hotel 4.7 mi. NNW Resort
Diamant Bleu 4.7 mi. W Hotel
Club Med Buccaneer's Creek 5.3 mi. E Resort
La Dunette 5.7 mi. ESE Hotel
Résidence Plages Des Salines 5.7 mi. ESE Hotel


If you're looking for a place to eat after, or even during, your visit to the beach, you'll have a variety of choices within a few miles. One of the nearest restaurants is Le Mabouya. This restaurant serves French cuisine. They also specialize in seafood. You could take a cab or probably walk to this restaurant since it's just a little ways away.

The table below lists dining options near this beach.

Restaurants near Anse Mabouyas
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Le Mabouya (059) 662-1101 French Very Casual 0.2 mi. SE
Bolero Club Restaurant (059) 658-7578 Caribbean Very Casual -- --
La Pasta d'Alba (059) 658-2653 Italian Informal 4.6 mi. W
Le Poisson Rouge (059) 676-4374 Caribbean -- 4.6 mi. W
Pizzbook (059) 638-7223 Italian Very Casual 4.6 mi. W
Ti Pari (059) 676-4049 Creole Very Casual 4.6 mi. W
Le Jardin des Alizés 596 (0) 596 72 80 80 Creole Informal 4.7 mi. NNW

Other Beaches

Anse Mabouyas isn't the only beach worth checking out on Martinique.

Vacationers may also want to visit Anse Corps de Garde, which is located only a short distance away.

Martinique has so much to offer, and Anse Mabouyas is just one of the many options.


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