What's Near Saint John Perse

Nearby Beaches

Travelers staying in this section of Grande-Terre typically enjoy a visit to one of their pretty beaches. You should be able to enjoy close proximity to nearby beaches.

It's good to know something about the characteristics of various locations along the coastal of Guadeloupe, since they may or may not suit your own personality. You're bound to find an option that suits you in the following table. Click the names below to learn about amenities and other details:

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

One of the most convenient options is Ilet a Cochons. Because you can find this beach two and a half miles to the south of this hotel, your party won't have to go far to see it. 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 restrooms available.

Another location you might enjoy is 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 can find this one three miles southeast of the property.

Nearby Areas

Paying a visit to the towns or communities located closest to your hotel can add to the enjoyment of your vacation, no matter if it's for a quick family outing, or talking to some locals about their way of life. Saint John Perse is located in downtown Pointe A Pitre,

The table below lists the areas that are closest to 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

Visitors who want to be in the middle of the action while visiting Grande-Terre will find that Saint John Perse is an excellent home base for those who want to take advantage of this interesting area. You will find that this area has a lot of places for vacationers to explore, like Schoelcher Museum, Cinema Rex, and Église Saint-Pierre-et-Saint-Paul, to name a few. Of the three, 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 shown in the table below.

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 looking for somewhere a little different to visit, Schoelcher Museum might be just right for you. 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 where to book your stay, it can often be helpful to learn about nearby accommodations in order to better understand the region. This portion of Grande-Terre is home to quite a few other resorts and hotels to pick from, which will give readers plenty to think over before coming to a conclusion. Take a look at the table below for a full listing of lodging possibilities you can find in the vicinity.

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
Hôtel 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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