Pont-Pierre Beach

The picturesque Point-Pierre Beach strikes visitors with its bright blue waters, intoxicating views of outlying islands, and the gemstone blue skies to match the water. Those looking simply to relax will be just fine here, while anyone looking for a swim will be just as happy.

Located on the island of Terre-de-Haut, You should consider dropping by even if you aren't staying particularly close by. Even if you love being in the middle of all the action, there are some perks to visiting a beach that's a long way from the nearest major city; less popular beaches like Pont-Pierre Beach make great places to spread out and relax.

How to Access The Beach
Heading north from the airport, drivers can take the Rue de Marigot, which turns into Rue de Pont Pierre. The Rue de Pont Pierre goes right up to the beach.

Amenities and Ambiance

Please note that public restrooms are not available, though you may be able to use the facilities at a nearby business.

Pont-Pierre Beach provides a quiet and relaxing getaway, as the area surrounding the beach is more rural than urban.

What's Nearby

Attractions

Pont-Pierre Beach is beautiful natural attraction, which you'll find on the North East coast of Terre-de-Haut. It's located near Pascal Foy, which is one of a number of attractions close-by.

If you're interested in learning more about the history of Guadeloupe, some of the nearby attractions offer a historical perspective of the country. The nearest historical attraction is Fort Napoleon, which is a short taxi trip or walk away from the coast.

If your taste for travel keeps you looking for new activity and attraction options, the beach is located near the attractions in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Pont-Pierre Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Pascal Foy Art Gallery 0.3 mi. W Terre-de-Haut
Museum at Fort Napoleon Museum 0.7 mi. W Terre-de-Haut
Galerie Martine Cotten Art Gallery 0.9 mi. SW Terre-de-Haut
Fort Napoleon Historical Site 1.1 mi. SW Terre-de-Haut

Cities and Towns

The nearest region of Terre-de-Haut to Pont-Pierre Beach is Grand Anse. This friendly part of Terre-de-Haut is just three and a half miles away, meaning it is a good option even if you are somewhat strapped for time. Grand Anse is in an area with interesting things to do and see, but isn't as sprawling and crowded as some other areas.

Hotels

Whether or not you encounter many other people will be influenced by everything from the time of day to the capacity of nearby hotels. This spot is not near many large hotels, but you may see guests from smaller lodgings in the area.

Though you'll find very few hotels nearby, the ones found nearest to the water have been listed in the table below.

Accommodations near Pont-Pierre Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Hotel Kanaoa Les Saintes Guadelupe 0.9 mi. W Hotel
Lo Bleu Hotel 1.0 mi. SW Hotel
Auberges Hotel Les Saintes Island-bois 1.0 mi. SW Hotel
Paradis Saintos 1.4 mi. SW Guest house
Hotel Bois Joli 2.1 mi. WSW Hotel

Food

If the heat at the beach has you craving a cool cocktail and a bite to eat, there are lots of nearby options when it comes to dining. One of the nearest restaurants is Au Bon Vivre. The restaurant has a menu featuring Creole food. They have become well-known, however, because of their seafood.

Restaurants closest to this beach are listed below.

Restaurants near Pont-Pierre Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Au Bon Vivre (069) 037-8619 Creole Very Casual 0.3 mi. W
Le Mambo (059) 099-5618 Caribbean, Italian Very Casual 0.7 mi. W
Couleurs du Monde (059) 092-7098 Caribbean, French Very Casual -- --
La Case aux Epices (059) 098-0788 Creole Very Casual -- --
La Fringale (059) 098-1465 Creole Very Casual -- --
La Saladerie (059) 099-5343 Caribbean Informal -- --
Ti Kaz La (059) 099-5763 Creole, French Informal -- --
Ti-bo Doudou -- Caribbean Very Casual -- --
Auberge Les Petits Saints Restaurant 590-99-50-99 Caribbean, Creole, Mediterranean, Spanish Informal 1.0 mi. SW
Bois Joli Restaurant 59-0995038 French Fine Dining 2.1 mi. WSW
Soleil La (059) 092-3093 Caribbean Informal 4.1 mi. WSW

Other Beaches

Visitors who are looking for the ideal beach will have lots of choices besides Pont-Pierre Beach.

Another location you might enjoy is Les Pompierres, found only a short distance away. Still, if you're searching for something a little more active, Grande Anse may be just what you're looking for. It's located a half mile to the south west.

Vacationers may also want to visit Anse Devant, which is located within a couple of miles.

Guadeloupe has so much to offer, and paying a visit to Pont-Pierre Beach is just one way you can spend your afternoon.

 

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