Guadeloupe is a French overseas territory. There is no formal British diplomatic representation. For urgent consular assistance, you should contact the Honorary British Consul. See Consular assistance

The hurricane season in Guadeloupe normally runs from June to November. See Natural disasters

Several hundred British nationals visit Guadeloupe each year. Most visits are trouble-free.

Crime levels are low, but you should take sensible precautions. See Crime.

There is a low threat from terrorism is low. See Terrorism

Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel.