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.
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:
|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.
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:
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, , and , to name a few. Of the three, the closest is .
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.
|Park||14.1||NW||3.2 mi. East of Fort de France|
|Museum||--||--||The vicinity of Trois Ilets|
|La Savane des Esclaves||Historical Site||--||--||Trois Ilets|
|Dolphin Encounter Service||--||--||Trois Ilets|
|Mangofil||Zip Line Site||--||--||Trois Ilets|
|Dolphin Encounter Service||--||--||The vicinity of Trois Ilets|
|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|
|Monument||12.3||W||1.8 mi. South West of Diamant|
|Museum||3.2||W||7.9 mi. East of Diamant|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||--||--||12.5 mi. East-Southeast of Diamant|
|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.
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.
|Club Med Buccaneer's Creek||2.1||SW||9.8 mi. East of Diamant, Martinique|
|La Dunette||2.8||SSW||Sainte-Anne, Martinique|
|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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