People staying in this area of Grande-Terre almost always spend time at one of the area's pretty beaches. Nearby beaches will make this area particularly desirable.
Each of the places along the coast of Grande-Terre have their own unique features; the qualities and amenities associated with each can make the difference between a relaxing time on the sand, and an unprepared visit. 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:
|Anse Loquet||1.4||ESE||18.5 mi. East of Pointe A Pitre|
|Plage du Helleux||1.5||SW||Saint-Francois|
|Baie Sainte Marie||1.7||ENE||18.9 mi. East of Pointe A Pitre|
|Anse Kanouanne||1.8||ESE||18.8 mi. East of Pointe A Pitre|
|Anse a l'Eau||2.8||N||17.9 mi. East of Pointe A Pitre|
|Anse de la Gourde||3.6||E||20.8 mi. East of Pointe A Pitre|
|Point Tarare||4.0||E||21.2 mi. East of Pointe A Pitre|
|La Porte d'Enfer||4.2||NNW||16.5 mi. East-Northeast of Pointe A Pitre|
Anse Champagne is the closest to La Plantation Resort. Since this beach is located less than a mile from the resort, your party won't have to travel far to enjoy a beautiful shoreline. While the resort that once controlled access to the beach has since closed, Anse Champagne is still as popular as ever. Visitors can drive right up to the beach and explore not only the sand and waters of the beach, but some of the abandoned property that still stands, including a dock that is missing a few boards. Even when bringing the little ones, you can spend hours at Anse Champagne, since there are restrooms available.
If you're looking for plenty of sand, surf and seclusion, Anse Loquet is an alternative worth considering. As one of the first beaches on Guadeloupe's Southeast Point, Anse Loquet is once of the more visited, especially since amenities are much more scarce as you head further into the point. Visitors who do choose Anse Locquet will be rewarded with the calm southern water mixed with soft sand; making this beach one of the last calm and clear water beaches on the point before they start becoming rough and choppy. It's situated a mile and a half east-southeast of the resort.
Visitors who are hesitant to book their accommodations before learning about what else is in the area may want to know how far the neighboring city or town is from the property. La Plantation Resort is located in the northeastern outskirts of Saint-Francois, a city on Grande-Terre; it's 17.2 miles to the east of Pointe A Pitre.
Tourists who want to try unfamiliar activities while visiting Grande-Terre will find that La Plantation Resort is a good spot to start all their adventures. There are even a few attractions located very near to the resort, like Domaine de Zevallos and . Each site is exceptional for tourists lodging at La Plantation Resort, but the closest is Domaine de Zevallos.
Proving that this site has a great location, there are many more attractions nearby, like those shown in the table below.
|Domaine de Zevallos||Historical Site||3.5||NW||15.6 mi. East of Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|Museum||--||--||Le Moule, Grande-Terre|
|Musée Edgar Clerc||Museum||7.1||NW||Le Moule, Grande-Terre|
|Rhum Damoiseau Tour||Distillery||7.1||NW||Le Moule, Grande-Terre|
|Lighthouse||12.4||SE||28.1 mi. East of Pointe A Pitre|
If you're looking for an interesting place to visit, Domaine de Zevallos could be just what the doctor ordered. A historic home rich with culture and hints of the past, this colonial residence remains open to the public for tours which encourage them to tour the property and see how people once lived on the island.
When deciding where to book your stay, it can sometimes be worthwhile to learn about nearby lodging options as a way to better understand the area. This section of Grande-Terre houses various other resorts and hotels to pick from, giving you plenty to think over before reaching a conclusion. In order to find more information about booking options available nearby, see the table below.
|Golf Village Hotel||0.4||S||Saint-Francois, Grande-Terre|
|Le Meridien La Cocoteraie||--||--||Saint-Francois, Grande-Terre|
|Bwa Chik Hotel & Golf||0.7||S||Saint-Francois, Grande-Terre|
|0.8||S||Downtown St. Francois, Grande-Terre|
|Bwa Chik Hotel & Golf||--||--||Saint-Francois, Grande-Terre|
|Hôtel Club Manganao||2.2||SW||15.4 mi. East of Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
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