What's Near Residence des Iles

The sparkling beaches on Martinique are boasted as some of the most relaxing (or active!) spots in the region. Visitors love that this property is located right on the water and sand, so you won't have to go out of the way to enjoy the most popular feature in the area.

Nearby Beaches

Naturally, since Residence des Iles is located directly on Pointe du Marin, relaxing on the sand is popular with guests staying at this property. The small Pointe du Marin is more of a sightseer's beach than a swimming one. With a rapid drop-off and heavy maritime traffic, this beach is better suited for sitting on the sand and watching the boats than going for a dip. For guests who want to venture farther away, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click on the names below to view a detailed page:

Beaches Near Residence des Iles
Beach Distance Direction Location
Grand Macabou 3.2 NE 13.5 mi. East of Diamant
Cap Chevalier 3.3 SE 13.7 mi. East of Diamant
Baie des Anglais 3.6 SSE 13.2 mi. East-Southeast of Diamant
Anse Trabaud 4.0 S 12.8 mi. East-Southeast of Diamant
Les Salines 4.2 SSW 10.5 mi. East-Southeast of Diamant
Anse Gros Raisin 4.4 W Ste. Luce
Grand Anse 4.8 S 11.3 mi. East-Southeast of Diamant

Grand Macabou is the one that's nearest to the villa complex. A natural beach hidden at the end of a forest, Grand Macabou grants visitors a quiet and private experience as they pick a place on this large arching beach. With not much nearby, you can be sure that you will be one of the few on the beach.

You can also try nearby Pointe du Marin where you will find a lively scene of tourists and activities. The small Pointe du Marin is more of a sightseer's beach than a swimming one. With a rapid drop-off and heavy maritime traffic, this beach is better suited for sitting on the sand and watching the boats than going for a dip.

Nearby Areas

Visitors who are curious to know about the surrounding area's offerings may be wondering how close (or far) the neighboring town or city is from their accommodations. Residence des Iles is situated on the eastern side of Le Marin, a town on Martinique; it is to the east of Diamant.

The areas that are closest to Residence des Iles are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Sainte-Anne 2.5 SSW
Riviere-Pilote 3.0 WNW
Ste. Luce 4.3 W
Le Vauclin 5.6 N
Trois Rivieres 6.6 W
Saint-Espirit 8.3 NW
Riviere Salee 8.6 WNW
Ducos 10.5 NW
Le Francois 10.5 N
downtown Diamant 11.0 W

Nearby Attractions

Vacationers in need of a fun agenda during their stay on Martinique will quickly learn that Residence des Iles makes the perfect place to start a busy day. In fact, this particular region boasts plenty of places for travelers to explore, like Sante du Morne Cabri Park, Maison de la Canne, and Musée de la Pagerie, to name a few. Of the three, the closest is Sante du Morne Cabri Park.

To keep your entire group happy, you may need to browse several of this area's attractions, many of which are named in the following table.

Attractions Near Residence des Iles
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Sante du Morne Cabri Park Park 14.1 NW 3.2 mi. East of Fort de France
Maison de la Canne Museum 12.7 WNW Trois Ilets
Musée de la Pagerie Museum -- -- The vicinity of Trois Ilets
La Savane des Esclaves Historical Site -- -- Trois Ilets
Dauphins Martinique Dolphin Encounter Service -- -- Trois Ilets
Mangofil Zip Line Site -- -- Trois Ilets
David Dauphins Dolphin Encounter Service -- -- The vicinity of Trois Ilets
Planete Dauphins Dolphin Encounter Service 14.4 WNW The vicinity of Trois Ilets
Habitation Clement Distillery 9.6 NNW 9.6 mi. East-Northeast of Trois Ilets
Trois Rivieres Historic Distillery Distillery -- -- Trois Rivieres
Cap 110 Monument 12.3 W 1.8 mi. South West of Diamant
Écomusée de la Martinique Museum 3.2 W 7.9 mi. East of Diamant
Savane des Pétrifications Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve -- -- 12.5 mi. East-Southeast of Diamant
Cabrits Lighthouse Lighthouse 5.4 S 12.3 mi. Southeast of Diamant

If you're on the lookout for a place where you can while away some free time, La Savane des Esclaves is an option worth considering. Unfortunately, Martinique did not escape the horrors of slavery and it shaped the history of the island in a deep and profound way. You can learn all about it at this restored village which traces the path of slavery on Martinique.

Nearby Accommodations

Getting info about nearby hotel booking possibilities is often an excellent means of getting a better feel for the area as whole. This section of Martinique offers visitors several other resorts and hotels to choose from, giving you plenty to think about prior to making a decision. Consult the table below for a complete listing of the hotel booking possibilities found close-by.

Accommodations near Residence des Iles
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Club Med Buccaneer's Creek 2.1 SW 9.8 mi. East of Diamant, Martinique
Résidence Plages Des Salines -- -- Sainte-Anne, Martinique
La Dunette 2.8 SSW Sainte-Anne, Martinique
Residence de l'Anse Caritan -- -- Sainte-Anne, Martinique
Cap Macabou 3.8 NE 13.6 mi. East of Diamant, Martinique
Brise Marine -- -- Ste. Luce, Martinique
Pierre & Vacances Village de Sainte Luce 4.8 W Ste. Luce, Martinique
Karibea Resort Sainte Luce -- -- 5.1 mi. East of Diamant, Martinique
Karibea Corail Residence 6.3 W 4.8 mi. East of Diamant, Martinique
Cap Est Lagoon Resort & Spa 8.2 N 12.8 mi. East of Trois Ilets, Martinique

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