Le Marin

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

 

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TownLe MarinSainte-Anne at 5.9 km (8 min)
Insee code97217Rivière-Pilote at 10.3 km (15 min)
Postcode97290Le Vauclin at 10.9 km (14 min)
Latitude14.4721390Sainte-Luce at 12.5 km (13 min)
Longitude-60.8583030Saint-Esprit at 19.4 km (25 min)
Altitude16 metersLe François at 22 km (21 min)
Population8712 inhabitantsRivière-Salée at 23 km (21 min)
National labelLe Diamant at 26 km (24 min)
Chief townFort-de-France (at 42 km, 44 min)Les Trois-Îlets at 28 km (26 min)
DepartmentMartiniqueDucos at 29 km (33 min)
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TOWN PRESENTATION

With nearly 9000 people called marinois (es), the city of Marin is the administrative capital of the south of Martinique. It is also a major medical center and shopping.

Le Marin asserts itself in the yachting and boating, which earned him ranked marine station in 1998. Its Tourist ranked second in Class December 13, 2011 reflects its commitment to quality service.

The city attracts an international clientele with quality sound equipment marina recognized as the largest in the Caribbean. A capacity of 750 berths and 100 mooring buoys for pleasure boaters and lovers of the sea, and a label "Blue Flag" awarded since 2006 which gives a position port environmentally .

Ranked tourist town February 14, 2012, the town has also many other advantages such as its historical heritage and 17th century church, one of the oldest in Martinique.


SIGHTSEEING

City resolutely turned towards the sea, Le Marin also welcomes you in all its diversity. Hiking and horseback riding, Creole gardens, park ethnobotany, the coveted indoor market in the South and its local handicrafts, the malls, the unique perspective of Morne Gommier 360 °, paragliding, boat trips, kayaking in the mangroves vision diving, sport fishing, scuba diving, boat hire with or without skippers, introduction to "gig" (traditional boat), boating club activities, swimming on the beaches of Pointe Macré, Macabou Grand Pointe Borgnesse Anse Grosse Roche and (...) are some benefits it offers.

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Information pointsTourist Office of Le Marin

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

The first 3 weekends in January: Feast.

February: The market's Products Handicraft and Local Industry (PAIL).

February: Carnival.

April: The Boat Show.

May: The regatta fight Covers (Caribbean coast of Martinique).

July: The intersection of Drum.

October: The tournament fishing.

November (every 2 years): The contemporary art market.

December: The "Nwel Tradisyon Peyi Nou" (Christmas tradition in our country).

The Transquadra every 3 years (Saint-Nazaire - Madeira - Le Marin).


ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

Horseback riding.

Hiking.

Idyllic beaches.

Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Sea diving - all levels of abilitySports sensations45 €Sainte-Anne (4.3 km)
Quad or all-terrain motorbike rideSports sensations15 €Les Trois-Îlets (17.4 km)
See Martinique on horsebackNature and the outdoorsFrom 38 € to 500 €Les Trois-Îlets (20 km)
Sea diving in the Arlet CovesSports sensations50 €Les Anses-d'Arlet (25 km)

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WEATHER

Friday 28 November
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Saturday 29 November
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Sunday 30 November
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VACATION RENTALS

 
Apartment for 4 personsRésidence de la plage de l'anse Caritan   NEW
Sainte-Anne
Studio Beachfront, refurbished, second and top floor with a beautiful sea view is situated in a tropical garden with a pool. All the southern beaches near by a beautiful coastal path...
Located 5.3 km from Le MarinFrom 300 € to 390 € per week 
Apartment for 2 personsUn petit Paradis pourcouple Sainte Anne  
10
Sainte-Anne
Beautiful fully air conditioned studio in a residence located in the Paradise area Anse Caritan with infinity pool. Bedroom with bathroom and hairdryer 1 bed 160 bed nets, tvfauteuils,...
Located 5.7 km from Le MarinFrom 350 € to 400 € per week 
Apartment for 4 personsLes hauts de Caritan   NEW
Sainte-Anne
Promotion August October December 35 € and 40 € per night (6 nights) according studios. Conditioned studio of 30 m. 6 m terrace overlooking the Caribbean Sea, bathroom with shower,...
Located 5.7 km from Le MarinFrom 300 € to 400 € per week 

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HOTELS

Résidence des îles - Hotel in Le MarinRésidence des îles 
Le Marin
With an outdoor pool, Résidence des îles offers fully equipped apartments with views of the marina in Le Marin. It boasts BBQ facilities and tropical gardens. Each apartment here is...
Located in Le MarinRoom from 72 €
Hôtel Cap Macabou - Hotel in Le MarinHôtel Cap Macabou     
7.5
Le Vauclin
Facing the Caribbean Sea, Hôtel Cap Macabou offers an outdoor swimming pool, sun terraces and gardens. Free Wi-Fi connection is available as well as a solarium. The air-conditioned...
Located 5.6 km from Le MarinRoom from 74 €
Les Hauts de Caritan - Hotel in Le MarinLes Hauts de Caritan    
6.9
Sainte-Anne
Les Hauts de Caritan is located 250 metres from Caritan Beach and 1 km from Sainte Anne Village. It features free Wi-Fi in the public spaces, an extensive garden and a terrace. The...
Located 5.6 km from Le MarinRoom from 60 €

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Pierre & Vacances Village Club Sainte Luce
Ideally located in an island in the eastern Caribbean Sea, the residence Pierre & Vacances Village Club is surrounded by green areas and tropical gardens....
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