The handsome beaches on Grande-Terre are touted by locals as the most enticing outdoor sights that you'll find in the region.
If you are a fan of the beach, Le Rotabas is the perfect locale for you. This site is located on the water, so visitors can spend all of their time soaking up the sun if they want.
Naturally, since Le Rotabas is positioned directly on Ilet a Cochons, laying out in the sun is a popular pastime at this property. 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. For guests who are willing to venture off site, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click the names below to view our detailed article:
|Bas-du-Fort||3.8||SSE||2.2 mi. Southeast of Pointe A Pitre|
|Creole Beach||4.4||SSE||2.8 mi. South-Southeast of Pointe A Pitre|
Bas-du-Fort is probably the most convenient option to visit near Le Rotabas. 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. You won't have to cut your time at Bas-du-Fort short, since there are bathrooms available on-site.
If you're looking for a beach where sunbathers can find plenty of privacy, Ilet a Cochons may be just what you're looking for. 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. It can be found just a quick taxi cab ride away.
Vacationers who are curious about what's located nearby might want to find out how far—or near—the closest town or city is from their accommodations. Le Rotabas is located in the vicinity of Pointe A Pitre, on Grande-Terre; it's 1.8 miles to the north of Pointe A Pitre.
The table below lists the areas that are closest to Le Rotabas:
|downtown Pointe A Pitre||1.8||SSW|
|Pointe A Pitre||1.8||S|
|Morne a l'eau||6.3||NE|
Visitors who are looking to try exciting activities while vacationing on Grande-Terre will find that Le Rotabas is in an ideal place for people who will be in and out trying various excursions. In fact, this area has countless opportunities for exploration, such as Schoelcher Museum, , and Église Saint-Pierre-et-Saint-Paul. Of the three, the closest is Schoelcher Museum.
These are just a few of your many options, more of which are listed in the table below.
|Schoelcher Museum||Museum||2.2||SSW||Downtown Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|Movie Theater||1.6||S||Downtown Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|Église Saint-Pierre-et-Saint-Paul||Historical Site||2.0||S||Downtown Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||2.0||WNW||3.1 mi. Northwest of Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|Place de la Victoire||Park||2.2||S||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||4.6||SE||Gosier, Grande-Terre|
|Aquarium de la Guadeloupe||Aquarium||--||--||Gosier, Grande-Terre|
|The Bitasyon||Museum||--||--||Gosier, Grande-Terre|
|Distillerie Montebello Tour||Distillery||8.0||SW||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||10.8||SSW||9.3 mi. South West of Pointe A Pitre, Basse-Terre|
|Hiking Trail||11.9||SW||North section of Guadeloupe National Park, Basse-Terre|
|Monument to Liberty||Monument||--||--||Petit-Canal, Grande-Terre|
|Musee du Rhum||Museum||11.3||W||11.9 mi. West-Northwest of Pointe A Pitre, Basse-Terre|
|Guadeloupe National Park Forest House||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||12.1||WSW||North section of Guadeloupe National Park, Basse-Terre|
|Waterfall||--||--||North section of Guadeloupe National Park, Basse-Terre|
|Botanical Garden||12.5||WNW||Ste. Rose, Basse-Terre|
|Ecomusée CréoleArt||Museum||13.1||W||13.5 mi. West of Pointe A Pitre, Basse-Terre|
|Beauport Pays de la Canne||Historical Site||10.2||N||12.0 mi. North of Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|Rhum Damoiseau Tour||Distillery||12.3||ENE||Le Moule, Grande-Terre|
|Museum||--||--||Le Moule, Grande-Terre|
|Musée Edgar Clerc||Museum||12.7||ENE||Le Moule, Grande-Terre|
If you're looking for an interesting place to visit, Schoelcher Museum could be just what the doctor ordered. 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.
When choosing a location to stay in, it's sometimes a good idea to learn about nearby lodging possibilities as a way to get a better feel for the area. This section of Grande-Terre offers vacationers various other resorts and hotels to pick from, which will give readers lots to mull over prior to reaching a decision. In order to get more info about hotel booking possibilities available in the vicinity, see the following table.
|Saint John Perse||1.2||S||Downtown Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|1.6||S||Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|2.0||S||Downtown Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|Hotel Village Soleil||3.6||S||Bas-du-Fort, Grande-Terre|
|Hôtel Fleur d’Epée||3.8||S||2.0 mi. South of Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
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