The South Atlantic - Martinique Gourmande

The South Atlantic

To the rhythm of the sea

The south of Martinique is full of activities and surprises for all tastes, to experience alone, with family, or with friends!
It is also boasts picturesques landscapes offering unforgettable hikes along the coastline and white sandy beaches, ideal for a 100% relaxing tour.

Habitation Le Simon

Located between Le François and Le Vauclin in the heart of a sugar cane plantation, the Simon house is a magnificent building built in the 18th century that still lives to the rhythms of the harvest and of the rum production. Facing the sea, the house overlooks the bay of Simon below and the distillery lets out its sweet smell of burnt cane at harvest time.

The company offers two stays:
Great Explorer / Great Rum Maker
Opening hours: Monday to Friday from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm, Saturday and Sunday by reservation.
Tel: 011 596 596 50 58 42
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Hotel Plein Soleil

Enjoy a meal at the Hotel Plein Soleil’s gourmet restaurant overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. Its menu with Franco-Caribbean accents was created by Chef Rudy Réclair. The diversity of the dishes and the original combination of flavors make this restaurant a sought-after table.

Pointe Thalémont, le François
Tel: 011 596 596 38 07 77
Average price : 45 €

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Excursion Denis

Denis offers half-day or full-day excursions departing from the Marina du François. You can admire their originality and the beauty of the coral reefs that we will follow between the two towns. After the commented visit, an aperitif in the white bottoms of the François, more precisely, in the bathtub of Joséphine. You can taste our succulent homemade cod accras accompanied by a good planter, ti-punch and a good fresh juice.

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Morne Gommier

A magnificent panorama with a 360 degree view awaits you on the heights of Morne Gommier. You will be able to admire the city of Le Marin and its marina, as well as the whole South and its peninsula. You will also find a store where you can buy souvenirs and taste local products.

Morne Gommier, Le Marin
Tel: 011 596 596 74 25 01
Price of the visit: 4 €.

The Habitation Clément

Located in the town of François, on the Atlantic coast of Martinique, the Habitation Clément is the only Creole house open to the public. It has become, in a few years, one of the jewels of Martinique’s heritage. Come and discover its rums as well as a part of the Creole culture, in the heart of a cultural and heritage site. You can also stroll through a magnificent botanical discovery trail.

The entire estate is open 365 days a year. The house and the exhibitions can be visited from 9am to 6:30pm.

Domaine de l’Acajou, Le François
Tel: 011 596 596 54 75 51
Opening hours: from 9:00 am to 6:30 pm (last entry at 5:30 pm) 365 days a year.
Visit of the exhibitions: Free for all
Visit of the Habitation Clément: Adult entrance (from 18 years old) 13 €.

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In the south of the island, in the municipality of François, and in the heart of a village on the Mornes you will find the restaurant “Agap’Peyi’A”. Chef, Pascal Sigere, invites you to his communal table to discover authentic dishes that value the traditions of the island.

The love of a cuisine of excellence
Pascal Sigere
Tel: 011 596 696 96 25
Average price: 35 €.

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