The delightful beaches on Grande-Terre are undoubtedly the most alluring attractions that the region has to offer.
If all you can think about is the beach, Hôtel Fleur d’Epée is just what you are looking for. This lodging is located on the shore, so visitors can spend their whole trip under the sun if that will make them happy.
Naturally, since Hôtel Fleur d’Epée is located directly on Bas-du-Fort, spending time at the shore is popular with guests staying at this property. Avoid all of the crowds of the city and plan to visit the beach at Bas-du-Fort, where the beaches are hardly ever crowded. This is one of the best places to stay if you'd like to be near but not in the capital city, and it is conveniently located near the international airport. For guests who want some variety, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click the name of each one in the table to learn more:
|Ilet a Cochons||1.1||W||1.9 mi. South-Southwest of Pointe A Pitre|
|Creole Beach||1.1||ESE||2.8 mi. South-Southeast of Pointe A Pitre|
|Ilet du Gosier||2.1||ESE||Gosier|
|Anse Vinaigri||3.5||E||4.8 mi. Southeast of Pointe A Pitre|
|Petite Havre||4.0||E||5.2 mi. Southeast of Pointe A Pitre|
|Anse du Mont||4.3||E||5.4 mi. Southeast of Pointe A Pitre|
Ilet a Cochons is probably the most convenient option to visit near Hôtel Fleur d’Epée. Located right across Pointe-a-Pitre, this beach offers wonderful views of the city without all of the crowds. Guests will be free to claim there spot in the sand and spread out, while the playful can go out in the water. Even when bringing the little ones, you can spend hours at Ilet a Cochons, since it has bathrooms on-site for your convenience.
If you are interested in a more exciting beach, you may like Bas-du-Fort where you'll find plenty of people. Avoid all of the crowds of the city and plan to visit the beach at Bas-du-Fort, where the beaches are hardly ever crowded. This is one of the best places to stay if you'd like to be near but not in the capital city, and it is conveniently located near the international airport. This one is located a short trip away.
Guests who'd like some more information about what's nearby may be wondering how close (or far) the closest town or city is from their location. Hôtel Fleur d’Epée is located in the vicinity of Gosier; it's 2.0 miles to the south of Pointe A Pitre.
Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Hôtel Fleur d’Epée.
|Pointe A Pitre||2.0||N|
|downtown Pointe A Pitre||2.3||NNW|
Hôtel Fleur d’Epée makes for a wonderful place to stay for active tourists. There are plenty of activities to be discovered when starting at this accommodation. In fact, this area is simply full of different attractions to try, including Schoelcher Museum, , and Église Saint-Pierre-et-Saint-Paul. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Schoelcher Museum.
When it comes to finding area attractions that are just right for your family, it's best to know all your options, like those listed in the table below.
|Schoelcher Museum||Museum||2.0||NW||Downtown Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|Movie Theater||2.3||NNW||Downtown Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|Église Saint-Pierre-et-Saint-Paul||Historical Site||2.0||NNW||Downtown Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||5.0||NNW||3.1 mi. Northwest of Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|Place de la Victoire||Park||1.9||NNW||Downtown Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|St John Perse Museum||Museum||--||--||Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|Fort Fleur D'Epee A Musee||Historical Site||--||--||2.0 mi. Southeast of Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|Musee du Costume et Tradition||Museum||2.0||E||Gosier, Grande-Terre|
|Aquarium de la Guadeloupe||Aquarium||--||--||Gosier, Grande-Terre|
|The Bitasyon||Museum||--||--||Gosier, Grande-Terre|
|Distillerie Montebello Tour||Distillery||5.8||WSW||6.7 mi. South West of Pointe A Pitre, Basse-Terre|
|Les Jardins de Valombreuse||Botanical Garden||--||--||North section of Guadeloupe National Park, Basse-Terre|
|Waterfall||8.0||SW||9.3 mi. South West of Pointe A Pitre, Basse-Terre|
|Hiking Trail||10.8||W||North section of Guadeloupe National Park, Basse-Terre|
|Monument to Liberty||Monument||--||--||Petit-Canal, Grande-Terre|
|Musee du Rhum||Museum||13.2||NW||11.9 mi. West-Northwest of Pointe A Pitre, Basse-Terre|
|Guadeloupe National Park Forest House||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||11.1||W||North section of Guadeloupe National Park, Basse-Terre|
|Waterfall||--||--||North section of Guadeloupe National Park, Basse-Terre|
|Botanical Garden||14.5||NW||Ste. Rose, Basse-Terre|
|Ecomusée CréoleArt||Museum||14.6||WNW||13.5 mi. West of Pointe A Pitre, Basse-Terre|
|Beauport Pays de la Canne||Historical Site||14.0||N||12.0 mi. North of Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|Rhum Damoiseau Tour||Distillery||13.7||NE||Le Moule, Grande-Terre|
|Distillerie Longueteau Tour||Distillery||12.5||SSW||South section of Guadeloupe National Park, Basse-Terre|
|Museum||--||--||Le Moule, Grande-Terre|
|Musée Edgar Clerc||Museum||14.1||NE||Le Moule, Grande-Terre|
|Waterfall||14.3||SW||South section of Guadeloupe National Park, Basse-Terre|
|Waterfall||14.4||SW||South section of Guadeloupe National Park, Basse-Terre|
|Hiking Trail||14.2||SW||South section of Guadeloupe National Park, Basse-Terre|
|Waterfall||14.5||SW||South section of Guadeloupe National Park, Basse-Terre|
If you're searching for an interesting place to visit, Schoelcher Museum might be worth a visit. Museum Schoelcher stands today to honor a man who fought fervently for the abolition of slavery, not only in Guadeloupe, but in the whole of the Caribbean. The museum was originally opened in the 19th century with the intent of displaying artwork, and it still does to some extend, with much of Schoelcher's donated personal collection on display.
Getting information about nearby accommodation options is sometimes a convenient way to get a better feel for the area as whole. This section of Grande-Terre houses various additional hotel and resort options to pick from, which will give you lots to contemplate prior to reaching a conclusion. In order to get additional info on hotel booking options available in the region, consult the table below.
|Hotel Village Soleil||0.2||NE||Bas-du-Fort, Grande-Terre|
|2.0||NNW||Downtown Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|2.2||N||Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|Saint John Perse||2.6||N||Downtown Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|Le Rotabas||3.8||N||1.8 mi. North of Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
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