World’s top stunning airport, spectacular views, flavourful cuisine and refreshments, sensational beaches, duty-free shopping, festive nightlife; they all spell out St. Maarten. This 37-mile island being one of the top destinations in the Caribbean is known for the intimate hotel industry making your stay an unforgettable one. Need assistance for your accommodation plans? Here are the 10 best hotels in St. Maarten.
An upscale resort composed of 342 fully modern rooms, six pools and four restaurants lays on Simpson Bay’s long and scenic, white sand and clear water beach, welcomes guests to a thrilling long lasting experience. There is ample space for parking even as close to your room along with top security service. In addition, a fee is paid for a full-size, state-of-the-art fitness center, the largest water sports provider and dive shop on the island, casino, and children’s playground and not to mention free Wi-Fi. Amenities and shopping or dining are only minutes away downhill. Simpson Bay Resort is fit for all ages.
Greeted with champagne, Sonesta Maho Beach Resort & Casino is ideal for guests who like to unwind in St. Maarten’s leading entertainment and nightlife. The largest casino and one of its popular nightclubs cater to your needs along with a touristy beach known for mind-blowing views of jumbo jet landings at the nearby airport. Additionally, this resort offers enough to keep most guests occupied on-site with a swim-up bar, kid’s club, business arrangements, and free Wi-Fi.
The Flamingo Beach Resort peaks out of the white sands of Pelican Beach with an easy walking distance to nearby water activities, stores, and restaurants of Simpson Bay. This mid-range hotel is a great option for couples wanting a local perspective of the island. Guests are treated with an open-air restaurant, free laundry, outdoor and indoor parking, daily happy hour specials, a shuttle to its sister resort, and a spacious and modern business center with free Wi-Fi.
Westin Dawn Beach is composed of 314 modern rooms mostly ocean view, a distinctive double-decker infinity-edge pool, expansive beachfront grounds, excellent spa and gym and an extensive list of amenities and activities make it a solid option for adults and kids. The spacious double-decker infinity-edge pool highlights the resort with exceptional food and drink service and a swim-up bar.
Sapphire Beach Club is a small paradise themed upcoming resort with spacious rooms, a large pool surrounded by marvelous palms trees and a modest beach plus. Guests are entertained with live music bands, wine/champagne cheese nights, comedians, pizza night, karaoke night with free drinks for the ladies. Business center and Wifi-Fi comes at an additional cost. Couples can easily walk to different restaurants and local stores, rent a car or explore the island with a tour guide on site.
Overlooking Simpson Bay Lagoon, this 50 room apartment style hotel offers a friendly and laid-back atmosphere for guests longing for tranquility. While the hotel’s location isn’t beachfront, Cupecoy Beach is just under a 15-minute walk away, other sights require a car. Guests are surprised with an outdoor pool with tremendous bay views, a jovial on-site restaurant with Asian-fusion cuisine and happy hour, free parking, and Wi-Fi is offered. This accommodation is of good value.
Sonesta Ocean Point Resort is an adult-only upper-class hotel located in the heart of a high-energy party setting. This all-inclusive resort provides easy access to Maho Beach, along with 129 trendy rooms highlighting private balconies or terraces and large bathrooms; including glass walk-in showers, many with rainfall shower heads and deep soaking tubs. Guests also have access the nearby Sonesta Maho Beach Resort & Casino, which includes five more restaurants and five bars, a full-service spa, a fitness center, a casino, a nightclub, and meeting rooms.
Sea Palace Resort is known as the “Crown Jewel of Sint Maarten”, due to the ocean views, and the central location in the heart of St. Maarten. Beach lounges are available for relaxation and the staff is available to arrange day trips to other parts of the island, a day-long fishing excursion, or experience the fine cuisine at the restaurant. Guests can enjoy nearby stores, outdoor tennis court, water sports, casinos, salons, gym, laundry facilities, and socialize with the locals.
Surrounded by the palm trees, this resort is one of the most private and secure hideaways for couples looking for a romantic getaway. This resort presents the perfect combination of paradise with breathtaking ocean views, beach, modern rooms, fine dining, and nightlife. Tour assistance, coffee shop, free Wi-Fi, gym, golf course, child care and water sports are available amenities offered on site. Located on the border between the Dutch and French, guests can experience both cultures. Karaoke, Meet N Greet, and Guavaberry tasting are activities special for guests giving a local touch of the island. A complimentary cocktail party is provided on Monday evenings and a complimentary wine-and-cheese party is provided on Friday evenings.
The Tower at Mullet Bay gives a home experience with 81 air-conditioned rooms including refrigerators and microwaves. Guests are catered to a special tranquil and peaceful getaway with friendly hotel staff providing excellent service with valuable information for explorers. It’s a 15-minute walk from Maho Village and beautiful Mullet Bay Beach is in easy walking distance. Along with a golf course, this smoke-free hotel has an outdoor pool and a fitness center. Self-parking is free. Other amenities include a poolside bar, a coffee shop, and Wi-Fi in public areas.