What's Located Around Le Rotabas

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.

Nearby Beaches

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:

Beaches Near Le Rotabas
Beach Distance Direction Location
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
Callinago Beach 4.5 SSE Gosier
Salako Beach 4.8 SSE Gosier

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.

Nearby Areas

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:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Les Abymes 1.5 E
downtown Pointe A Pitre 1.8 SSW
Pointe A Pitre 1.8 S
Point d'Or 2.9 NE
Bas-du-Fort 3.4 S
Baie-Mahault 4.3 W
Gosier 4.8 SSE
Vieux Bourg 5.0 N
Morne a l'eau 6.3 NE
Petit-Bourg 7.1 SW

Nearby Attractions

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, Cinema Rex, 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.

Attractions Near Le Rotabas
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Schoelcher Museum Museum 2.2 SSW Downtown Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre
Cinema Rex 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
Chemins de Mangrove 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
Islet du Gosier Lighthouse Lighthouse 5.3 SSE 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
Domaine de Severin Distillery 10.9 W Cadet, Basse-Terre
Moreau Falls Waterfall 10.8 SSW 9.3 mi. South West of Pointe A Pitre, Basse-Terre
Cascade aux Ecrevisses Trailhead 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
Le Parc Paysager de Petit Canal Park 8.2 N Petit-Canal, Grande-Terre
Guadeloupe National Park Forest House Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 12.1 WSW North section of Guadeloupe National Park, Basse-Terre
Cascade aux Ecrevisses Waterfall -- -- North section of Guadeloupe National Park, Basse-Terre
Jardin Créole 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
Gratel Museum -- -- Port-Louis, Grande-Terre
Rhum Damoiseau Tour Distillery 12.3 ENE Le Moule, Grande-Terre
Le Maison du Crabe Museum 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.

Nearby Accommodations

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.

Accommodations near Le Rotabas
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Saint John Perse 1.2 S Downtown Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre
Residence Marifa 1.6 S Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre
Hôtel Victoria Palace 2.0 S Downtown Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre
Hotel Matic -- -- Jarry, 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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