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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed a drive and walk out in this section of Guadeloupe. Stunning scenery and excellent views to the other islands that make this chain up. Nice walk to the highest point. Worth a visit.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank diveninja21
Reviewed 18 August 2019

Fantastic views back up the peninsula and to neighbouring islands. Café and local sellers offer homemade ice cream (coconut sorbet is wonderful), and drinks. No bathrooms but plenty of bushes. There is a good path up to the Point, but must be slippy and exposed...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank JLK2011
Reviewed 15 August 2019

When we arrived at the beach of the Pointe des Chateaux, we were amazed! There were 5 huge boulders. It looked like a castle. We stood there, enjoying the ocean attacking the boulders. It was splendid! We walked up the mountain and there was a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 28 July 2019 via mobile

This place is quite a drive, but that does not withhold large groups to travel there. If you do not mind to share the views with others, this is definitely a recommendation!

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank MartijnB63
Reviewed 13 July 2019 via mobile

A great easy bike to an amazingly View. The large beach on your left is fun to visit and walk through the waves.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank MVGriff
Reviewed 21 May 2019 via mobile

The place is nice and picterosque. But there are many places like this. Definitely not worth long travel diversion to get here.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank 30Stella
Reviewed 7 May 2019 via mobile

The rocks were rugged, the beach was washed by waves rougher than most of the island , but the sea was still warm and we swam with a backdrop of the cross on the promontory watching the thin line of human ants as they climbed...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 25 April 2019

Pointe des Chateaux is also know as "Castle Point". It is tough to beat these seaside and beach views! A photographers dream location. The rock formations in the bay give this point a castle look. You can get some really great dramatic photos or selfies...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank midwaytoheaven
Reviewed 6 April 2019

Must visit if you are at Grande-terre in Guadeloupe!!! Magnifique view from the top and on the way up.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Elaine K
Reviewed 5 April 2019

The point was recommended by fellow travelers and we are very glad we made the trip. The vegetation and natural environment is so different that the rest of the Island that it is worth exploring and the vast vistas are out of this world.

Date of experience: March 2019
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10 February 2016|
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Response from 255madelinen | Reviewed this property |
We went toward sunset and the colors were unbelievable. However, it meant a drive back in the dark (to Point a Pitre) which wasn't so fun. It would be much easier if you were only driving back to St Francois, or even Sainte... More
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EluniaZ
18 March 2015|
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Response from Paul R | Reviewed this property |
Guadeloupe has bus service to many points, however this particular place...Pointe des Chateaux is at the extreme end of the island and has no bus service. You can however buy a tour from a hotel which will include this... More
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