Top things to do

Top Choice International in Le Diamant

New Cap

This beach front restaurant with divine Rocher du Diamant views quite simply wins the popular vote and is always packed on the weekend. Choose from their 'legendary salads,' tapas, burgers and daily fish and seafood…
Top Choice Natural Feature in Le Diamant

Rocher du Diamant

This extraordinary-looking 176m-high volcanic islet that's just under a mile offshore from the village of Le Diamant is a very popular dive site, with interesting cave formations but tricky water conditions. Various…
French in Le Diamant

La Paillotte Bleue

Sublime poolside dining at this superb restaurant is a real treat. Located at L’Anse Bleue (but run separately to the hotel), La Paillotte Bleue serves up classic French dishes with a dash of Caribbean influence, su…
Memorial in Le Diamant

Anse Cafard Slave Memorial

This haunting memorial overlooking the sea and Le Rocher du Diamant in the distance depicts a mass of formless humanity in stone. It commemorates the fate of the scores of slaves who lost their lives in a shipwreck …
Creole in Le Diamant

Chez Lucie

There are few places in the world where the waves crash this close to your table, and Chez Lucie earns plaudits for being possibly the best place on the coast to watch the sea, especially on rougher days. The broad …
Beach in Le Diamant

Plage du Diamant

This beautiful stretch of white sand extends for 2km to the west of Le Diamant. Swimming is not recommended as the waves can be very strong, but it's the picture-perfect place for sunbathing, beachcombing, having a …
Creole in Le Diamant

Planète Diamant

Features menus shaped like Saturn and salads named after bodies in our solar system. The salads include the Venus, with crab, salmon and shrimp and the Mars, with grilled lardon (halfway between ham and bacon) and g…
Museum in Le Diamant

Musée des Coquillages et de la Mer

Just north of Le Diamant's center, the long-running Musée des Coquillages et de la Mer shelters hard-to-find shells gathered by collectors over centuries from different beaches around the world, including specimens …