What's Near Saint John Perse

Nearby Beaches

Travelers visiting this area of Grande-Terre usually enjoy a visit to one of their beautiful and relaxing beaches. You should be able to have your pick of nearby beaches.

Each of the places adorning the coast of Grande-Terre are different; the qualities and amenities associated with each can affect how much time you want to spend there, and what you need to bring. The following options each offer something a little different. Clicking on each link below allows you to learn more:

Beaches Near Saint John Perse
Beach Distance Direction Location
Ilet a Cochons 2.4 S 1.9 mi. South-Southwest of Pointe A Pitre
Bas-du-Fort 2.8 SE 2.2 mi. Southeast of Pointe A Pitre
Creole Beach 3.4 SSE 2.8 mi. South-Southeast of Pointe A Pitre
Callinago Beach 3.5 SE Gosier
Salako Beach 3.9 SE Gosier
Ilet du Gosier 4.3 SE Gosier

The most obvious one to visit is Ilet a Cochons. Keep in mind that this beach is located two and a half miles to the south of this property, so your group won't have to travel far to enjoy an endless sparkling backdrop. 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 there are bathrooms available on-site.

You may also like nearby Bas-du-Fort which provides a fun, colorful scene of crowds and water activities. 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'll find it a short trip off.

Nearby Areas

Vacationers who want to know a little bit more about what's nearby might want to know how many miles the closest city or town is from the property. Saint John Perse can be found in downtown Pointe A Pitre,

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Saint John Perse.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Pointe A Pitre 0.6 SSE
Bas-du-Fort 2.2 S
Les Abymes 2.4 NE
Point d'Or 3.9 NE
Gosier 3.9 SE
Baie-Mahault 4.2 W
Petit-Bourg 6.0 SW
Vieux Bourg 6.2 N
Mare Gailard 6.8 ESE

Nearby Attractions

Travelers who are looking to try exciting activities while vacationing on Grande-Terre will find that Saint John Perse is in a lovely location that's both active and serene. In fact, this section of Pointe a Pitre has a lot of spots for vacationers to explore, such as Schoelcher Museum, Cinema Rex, and Église Saint-Pierre-et-Saint-Paul, to name a few. The nearest attraction of the three is Schoelcher Museum.

With quite a few attractions near this vacation spot, you don't have to limit yourself; more of the nearest attractions are listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Saint John Perse
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Schoelcher Museum Museum 1.0 SW Downtown Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre
Cinema Rex Movie Theater 0.4 SSW Downtown Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre
Église Saint-Pierre-et-Saint-Paul Historical Site 0.8 SSW Downtown Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre
Chemins de Mangrove Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 2.5 NW 3.1 mi. Northwest of Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre
Place de la Victoire Park 0.9 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 3.8 SE Gosier, Grande-Terre
Aquarium de la Guadeloupe Aquarium -- -- Gosier, Grande-Terre
The Bitasyon Museum -- -- Gosier, Grande-Terre
Islet du Gosier Lighthouse Lighthouse 4.4 SE Gosier, Grande-Terre
Distillerie Montebello Tour Distillery 6.9 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 10.7 W Cadet, Basse-Terre
Moreau Falls Waterfall 9.6 SSW 9.3 mi. South West of Pointe A Pitre, Basse-Terre
Cascade aux Ecrevisses Trailhead Hiking Trail 11.1 WSW North section of Guadeloupe National Park, Basse-Terre
Monument to Liberty Monument -- -- Petit-Canal, Grande-Terre
Musee du Rhum Museum 11.5 WNW 11.9 mi. West-Northwest of Pointe A Pitre, Basse-Terre
Le Parc Paysager de Petit Canal Park 9.4 N Petit-Canal, Grande-Terre
Guadeloupe National Park Forest House Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 11.3 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 12.8 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 11.5 N 12.0 mi. North of Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre
Gratel Museum -- -- Port-Louis, Grande-Terre
Christophe Columb Memorial Monument 13.9 S Capesterre, Basse-Terre
Karukera Distillery Tour Distillery -- -- Capesterre, Basse-Terre
Rhum Damoiseau Tour Distillery 13.0 ENE Le Moule, Grande-Terre
Distillerie Longueteau Tour Distillery 14.7 S South section of Guadeloupe National Park, Basse-Terre
Le Maison du Crabe Museum Museum -- -- Le Moule, Grande-Terre
Musée Edgar Clerc Museum 13.4 ENE Le Moule, Grande-Terre

If you're searching 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 you're choosing a location to stay in, it can sometimes be smart to find out about nearby accommodations in order to better understand the surrounding area. This portion of Grande-Terre plays host to several other hotels and resorts to pick from, which will give you plenty to think over before reaching a conclusion. The table below provides a list of all of the booking options found in the area.

Accommodations near Saint John Perse
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Residence Marifa 0.6 SE Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre
Hôtel Victoria Palace 0.7 S Downtown Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre
Le Rotabas 1.2 N 1.8 mi. North of Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre
Hotel Village Soleil 2.5 S Bas-du-Fort, Grande-Terre
Hôtel Fleur d’Epée 2.6 S 2.0 mi. South of Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre
Hotel Matic -- -- Jarry, Grande-Terre

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