Activities in Grand Case

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Perhaps more so than any other destination in the Caribbean, the distinctly French Grand Case is best known for shopping and dining.  This destination definitely caters to those who enjoy a more opulent lifestyle but does so with an inclusionary nature.  Tennis and spa days are popular activities, as are more active pursuits such as sailing and fishing. 

If you're wanting for something to do at night, be on the lookout for Mardi de Grand Case.  The street part takes place every Tuesday night between January and early April and features a Carnival-style parade, live music, food, and local artwork.  It is extremely popular and a great way to get out and mingle.

Diving

St. Martin Diving

The colorful reef systems surrounding Grand Case is a great opportunity for any diver. Whether you need training or ready to take the plunge now, Grand Case has the services and sites required for a fantastic diving vacation.

You'll find 4 dive operators and at least 7 different dive sites in the area. For a more comprehensive look at diving in this area navigate to this page.

Fishing

Taylor Made Charters

Grand Case is well known for its aquatic activities, and fishing is no different. In fact, many locals in the area make their living through fish, and there is a long tradition of fishing in Grand Case.

Like to fish? You might be happy to discover there are 3 charter fishing services in this area. Those needing to get more information concerning fishing in this area can do so on this page.

Golf

If you're an avid golfer you may realize Grand Case isn't exactly flooded with golf greens. Nevertheless, the area does have a course. The only course in the area is Mullet Bay Golf Course. To read our guide to golf courses throughout St. Martin, go to this article.

Sailing and Boating

More information about area firms that can enable you to spend some time out on the open water can be found here:

Boating Opportunities In And Around Grand Case
Name Phone Location
Captain Alan's Boat Charters (721) 580-0377 Oyster Pond, 4.2 mi. Southeast of Central Grand Case
CaptainJo Boat Charter (069) 074-7001 0.6 mi. North of Central Grand Case
Keloa Private Tours (069) 088-2054 Anse Marcel, 1.4 mi. Northeast of Central Grand Case
Offshore Sensations Simpson Bay (721) 527-1444 4.9 mi. South West of Central Grand Case
Passaat Classic Schooner (721) 580-3301 5.2 mi. South-Southwest of Central Grand Case
Scoobidoo (059) 052-0253 French Cul-de-Sac, 1.5 mi. Northeast of Central Grand Case
Voyager Charters (059) 087-4345 Downtown Marigot, 2.9 mi. South West of Central Grand Case

If you'd like to learn about local marinas and charter options click here.

Shopping

Shopping in Grand Case

If there are some folks who enjoy shopping vacationing with you, they might enjoy browsing a few of the 35 retail stores in the area. To learn about opportunities for shopping in and around Grand Case, go to this article.

Sightseeing

Fort Louis

Grand Case and nearby areas beg to be explored, either on land or in the sky. If you wish to see Grand Case from the sky, you can take a helicopter tour. has three different tour options- The Discovery Tour, The French Tour and The Luxury Tour- which all leave from L'Esperance Airport, also known as the Grand Case Airport.

Another great activity is spending some time soaking in the sights and sounds of life in Grand Case. Among other things, the area has 8 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to visitors Nature enthusiasts will frequently enjoy spending some time at the area's outdoor parks and botanical garden. Click to view our article about area sightseeing and attractions.

Information about a firm that will direct you to some of the most enjoyable local sights can be seen in the following chart:

Sightseeing Services Near Grand Case
Name Phone Location
R & J Tours (059) 087-5620 Colombier, 2.0 mi. South of Central Grand Case
Transco (059) 087-3016 French Cul de Sac, 2.5 mi. Southeast of Central Grand Case
Trisport Marigot (059) 087-0891 Downtown Marigot, 2.7 mi. South West of Central Grand Case

Snorkeling

Grand Case Snorkeling

If exploring an underwater world sounds appealing you're in luck -- you'll have the chance while vacationing in Grand Case. Click to read our page regarding local snorkeling opportunities.

Spas

Relaxing in a spa could be the highlight of your entire vacation. If a spa visit sounds like fun, you will be happy to learn there are a few in this area. Anyone needing to obtain more information concerning this topic can do so by clicking on this link.

Tennis

Marquis Boutique Hotel

If you're a tennis player you might want to make your reservations at a hotel with a tennis court. Fortunately, you can choose from 3 properties in the area that offer tennis.

The following list can help with your decision making process. At a glance, you can see the number of courts available, whether lighting is available for evening play, and some other details. Click on the names to learn more about the property.

Accommodations with Tennis Near Grand Case
Property Location Tennis Courts Lit Courts Tennis Pro
Hotel La Plantation Mont Vemon, 1.9 mi. East of Central Grand Case 2 check
La Plantation Orient Bay Resort Griselle, 2.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central Grand Case 2 check
Marquis Boutique Hotel Anse Marcel, 1.2 mi. Northeast of Central Grand Case 4 check

For instance, Hotel La Plantation allows you to extend your play time into the evening hours, when the lights come on.

Other Activities

Wind Adventures

The following table enables you to get some key facts regarding other activities.

Other Activities In And Around Grand Case
Name Type Phone Location
Bayside Riding Club Horseback Riding Site (590) 557-6822 2.7 mi. Southeast of Central Grand Case
Coconut Tree's Go-Kart Go-Cart Raceways and Rentals (069) 074-3565 Grand-Case
Kontiki Watersport Watersports Operator (059) 087-4327 2.8 mi. East-Southeast of Central Grand Case
Wind Adventures Watersports Operator (059) 029-4157 Griselle, 2.6 mi. East-Southeast of Central Grand Case
 

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