Known as one of the most spectacularly beautiful beaches in the area, visitors also enjoy this beach because it is one of the few where you can get snacks and drinks right on site.
Positioned in Saint-Francois, Raisins Clairs is on the South coast of Grande-Terre. You might think about stopping by even if you aren't staying very close. Active, fun-seeking vacationers may particularly enjoy this beach due to its busy, urban location. In fact, Raisins Clairs would be especially convenient for guests of the nearby hotels, and people who want an unlimited number of nearby restaurants and activities to choose from.
Very fine, white sands lead to waters in varying shades of view at this beach, which is clear and calm. There is very little shade, but the otherwise great conditions make it worth applying sunscreen a little more frequently.
Unfortunately, restrooms will not be available here, so if you're visiting with small children you might want to consider a different location. The water in the area is of good snorkeling quality, so grab some gear if you want to see what lies beneath the surface.
Since Raisins Clairs is located in an area commonly frequented by travelers, you'll want to plan accordingly.
Set on the South coast of Grande-Terre; the area is home to other attractions such as, which is one of the most conveniently accessible attractions.
A selection of nearby activities will ensure that you never run out of things to do. The attractions closest to this beach are listed in the following table.
|Golf de St-Francois||Golf Course||1.0 mi.||ENE||Grande-Terre|
How many other people you encounter at Raisins Clairs will depend on if you visit during a popular season, which is often indicated by how busy the hotels are. At this beach, you can expect to encounter quite a few vacationers who are staying in the area.
There is a fairly good selection of lodging options to pick from in the area that surrounds the beach. The most convenient of which can be viewed below.
|Bwa Chik Hotel & Golf||--||--||Hotel|
|Bwa Chik Hotel & Golf||0.8 mi.||E||Hotel|
|Golf Village Hotel||0.9 mi.||NE||Resort|
|Hôtel Club Manganao||1.0 mi.||WSW||Resort|
|Le Meridien La Cocoteraie||--||--||Hotel|
|La Plantation Resort||1.3 mi.||NE||Resort|
If you start getting hungry during your afternoon at the shore, this beach has you covered, so you won't have to wander too far from the sea. One of the nearest restaurants is I.Pâtes. The restaurant features Italian food. They're perhaps most famous, though, for their pasta.
Nearby restaurants are shown in the following table.
|Iguane Café||(059) 088-6137||African, Asian, Creole||Informal||--||--|
|L'Arobas||(059) 088-7377||Creole||Very Casual||--||--|
|La Petite Crêperie||(059) 090-2840||French||Informal||--||--|
|(069) 053-8150||Caribbean, French||Very Casual||--||--|
|L’Assiette Gourmande||(059) 088-9619||French||Informal||--||--|
|Restaurant 619||(069) 072-1301||Caribbean||Informal||--||--|
|(059) 021-3114||Mediterranean||Informal||0.5 mi.||E|
|(059) 083-1621||French||Informal||0.7 mi.||E|
|Le Cosy||(059) 083-1163||French||Informal||0.8 mi.||E|
There are multiple beaches to discover on Grande-Terre, of course, so if Raisins Clairs doesn't sound like your type of scene, you have options.
You might also enjoy Anse Loquet, a popular beach beloved by tourists. You'll find it two miles to the east. If you'd rather try a more private, less popular location, Anse Champagne may be a good choice. You'll find it just a little ways away.
Vacationers may also want to visit Plage du Helleux, located a quarter mile to the west-southwest.
There are plenty of natural wonders to behold in Caribya, and Raisins Clairs is just one of the many options.
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