Morne-a-l'Eau Holiday Cottages & Homes(7)
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A holiday rental home in Morne-a-l’Eau will put you close to all the most popular activities and attractions and will give you a comfortable place to return at the end of each day.
As is the case in much of the Caribbean, the beaches provide the backdrop for some of the most popular activities. Enjoy swimming, snorkelling, diving and fishing. Organised diving and fishing excursions are available and much of the needed equipment is available for rent. You can also spend a lazy afternoon sunning on the shore. Boating is also quite popular here and boat charters are available. Hiking, cycling and golf are other activities that are popular in and near Morne-a-l’Eau.
Museums and historic sites are amongst the places to visit whilst on holiday to Morne-a-l’Eau. They Saint-John Perse Museum uses artefacts and exhibits to tell the life story of Alexis Léger, a diplomat and writer whose pseudonym was Saint John Perse. A number of art museums are located nearby as well. The Gardel Refinery was a sugar processing plant until the 1950’s. Now it is a museum in which visitors can learn about the process of turning raw sugar cane into sugar. Even if you come to Morne-a-l’Eau to spend time in the out of doors, it is a good idea to have a few of these places in mind as a backup in case it rains during your stay. St. Antoine Market is a vibrant place filled with sounds and smells that make visiting a fun experience. Consider spending a day on Gosier Island. You can reach the island via boat in just a few minutes. The island is known for being a fabulous spot for SCUBA divers.
The temperatures in Morne-a-l’Eau only fluctuate slightly based on the season. There is, however, a rainy season that many visitors to the area try to avoid. The year round average low temperatures are between 19° and 23° C and the year round average highs are between 29° and 31° C. The most rain occurs from August through November with between 198 and 236 mm per month. The least occurs from January through March with between 63 and 84 mm per month. The rest of the year there is between 120 and 137 mm of rain per month.
The closest airport to Morne-a-l’Eau is La Raizet Airport (PTP) which is located 12 km away. Another option is St. Francois Airport (SFC), which is located 20 km away. You will need a car for use during your stay.