Make a holiday rental in Le Robert, Martinique your home away from home
Le Robert self-catering holiday accommodation is found in and a delightful town and commune on the north-eastern, Atlantic side of the French overseas department of Martinique. The area around Le Robert is characterised by rain forest and volcanic black sand beaches.
Things to do in Le Robert, Martinique
The area closest to Le Robert holiday rentals is great if you enjoy hiking and exploring. The mountains and rain forests allow for great adventures with Mount Pelee, which erupted in 1902, looming large and dangerous; access to the mountain is at Morne Rouge if you want to get up close. If you are hoping to surf during your stay then head to Tartane, a fishing village very close by on the north coast which has the most consistent surfing conditions for the whole of the island. Everywhere you go on Martinique you will find superb restaurants that blend French and Creole cooking which reflects the islands French and Caribbean culture.
The island is not huge so most places are within a very easy drive of Le Robert self-catering holiday homes and there are plenty of places to see. Saint-Pierre was originally the capital of the island but was destroyed in the 1902 eruption; there are plenty of fascinating historic remains. If you want to go boating then Le Marin is the main harbour for sailing boats. For the beautiful relaxing white sands of the south visit Le Diamant, a beach town facing the famous Diamond Rock, or Sainte-Anne, a lively, touristy town allowing access to the beaches.
Places to visit in Le Robert, Martinique
A visit to the capital city, Fort-de-France is well worth finding time for while staying in a holiday rental in Le Robert. As well as cathedrals, churches, museums and wonderful architecture there are two fabulous waterfalls within easy reach both with natural pools for swimming; Cascade Absalom, which is easily accessible and Cascade Didier which is a bit of a hike but well worth the exercise. Across the bay from Fort-de-France is Trois-Ilets with loads of restaurants, a casino and large resorts.
Weather in Le Robert, Martinique
At a Le Robert holiday rental you can expect to enjoy tropical and humid weather with average temperatures of high 20s and low 30s moderated by the trade winds. The rainy season is between June and October.
Cheap flights to Le Robert, Martinique
The closest international airport for Le Robert self-catering holiday homes is Martinique Aime Cesaire (FDF) in a suburb of Fort-de-France. Many UK airports including London Heathrow (LHR), Manchester (MAN), Newcastle(NCL) and Edinburgh (EDI) have flights to Martinique with Air France and British airways among the airlines.