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Ilet Caret

Impasse de L Ilet Caret, Sainte Rose 97115, Guadeloupe
+590 690 55-9100
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Nice, small, crowded

This is very popular destination due to its visual attraction. The island is 60m x 20m and there... read more

Reviewed 7 February 2017
Kraków, Polska
Great trip & BBQ yrs ago - now swamped and no BBQ!

This was a 5* trip 3 yrs ago - scenic tour round the N coast, wade ashore, small atoll to walk... read more

Reviewed 3 February 2017
Tuscany, Italy
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  • Very good23%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“sand island” (2 reviews)
“blue lagoon” (2 reviews)
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Impasse de L Ilet Caret, Sainte Rose 97115, Guadeloupe
+590 690 55-9100
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Reviewed 7 February 2017

This is very popular destination due to its visual attraction. The island is 60m x 20m and there are usually 10 - 15 boats at each time while the weather is nice. Grill parties and music are common. Not to do during high season, if...More

Thank marne11pl
Reviewed 3 February 2017

This was a 5* trip 3 yrs ago - scenic tour round the N coast, wade ashore, small atoll to walk over, swim, sunbathe then excellent BBQ lunch shaded from the sun under a canopy. Now the organisers tell us - owing to rising seas...More

Thank CnLToscana
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

The only drawback with this tiny sand island is that too many boat trips go there. Find an excursion (such as Blue Lagoon) which goes to a different site.

Thank ChristopherJLawton
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Sand mining and storms have been degrading this sand island in the lagoon and there isn't much left. The mature coconuts are gone and the newly planted ones are still tiny. While the cabins have mostly fallen into the sea. Despite all those sad facts,...More

1  Thank bebsaurus_13
Reviewed 4 August 2016

I love travel in west indies. it's very good place in caraïbes. I will be back again and again to see that <3

Thank Yoann R
Reviewed 18 April 2016

Lame snorkeling, but if it's on the way drop anchor and have a beer and a quick dip. Don't waste your time snorkeling, get out to the reef.

Thank sheva21
Reviewed 25 February 2016

Ilet de Caret is a magical place about to disappear in a few years due to the breaking of the coral barrier and the waves stealing away the perfectly white sand with each passing. The island is smaller each month and will soon cease to...More

1  Thank DarkClaudS
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

We went with a tour booked through Pierre & V Hotel I DO NOT recommend doing excursions through this Hotel as they do not tell you the truth about the trips We did 2 with them Both disappointing and not as advertised. As far as...More

Thank SIArtist
Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

We have been there many times and each time we come back to Guadeloupe we go back here!! A bit crowd in the weekend but a real paradise. Snorkelling is great and kids have fun too. Take apero in the water and you feel the...More

1  Thank Sonia B
Reviewed 26 March 2015

Visited on the first excursion of a Cruise. The journey from Poit a Petre was interesting, passing along the mangroves of the Salty River between Basse Terre and Grand Terre. We then crossed open water to the island on our "fiesta" craft. The boat dropped...More

1  Thank donaldsdaughter
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