The Habitation de la Villa Les Cassias is an Art Deco style property built in the 1930s and renovated in 2012. It is located in a wooded garden in Vernou on the heights of the town of Petit Bourg. We will be delighted to welcome you and advise you during your tourist or business stay in Guadeloupe.
Habitation de la Villa Les Cassias is located in a lush garden. Lychaea, breadfruit trees, mango trees, sour orange trees (bitter orange trees) and palm trees are planted there as well as numerous flowers and tropical plants, Anthurium, Heliconia, Hibiscus, Bird of paradise (strelitzia), Bougainvillea, Madagascar jasmine, Porcelain rose. Many birds, hummingbirds and mockingbirds have their habits there and you can observe them and listen to their songs throughout your stay.
The Villa is one of the resort properties built by Gérard Michel Corbin and features prominently in the 2017 edition of Guadeloupe Heritage
Architect Gérard Michel Corbin.
Gérard Michel Corbin, architect of the colonies - Martinican architect (1905-1975) keen on modernism, he worked in Guadeloupe from 1930 and became, in 1944, “Architect of the colonies”. He received numerous awards for his work: the Palais de la Mutualité, the music kiosk on Place de la Victoire, the Banque de la Guadeloupe... It was he who, in 1956, requested that the standards " seismic protection" are applied in Guadeloupe for public buildings.