Activities in Marigot

On the French side of the dual nation island of St. Martin/St. Maarten is a small but stylish town called Marigot.  This spot screams sophistication with its boutique shops and bristros that line the streets, and its elegantly dressed tourists walking throughout the streets on the hunt for good deals on luxury goods thanks to the duty free possibilities.  Activities available to visitors staying in this town go beyond the superficial and include sightseeing bicycle tours, fishing, and pleasure sailing. 

Bike and Scooter Rental

Marigot is a bike friendly place. Whether you are looking for a cruise to explore the city, or a mountain bike to traverse the rugged hills, you will likely find an offering to suit your needs.

If you are considering sightseeing at a more leisurely pace, there are a few places that can help you. To visit our complete guide to bike or scooter rentals, visit this page.


Marigot Diving

While it is the beaches and relaxation that draw most people to Saint Martin, there are dive sites that surround the island. Marigot specfically has a number of shallow dives that might fit best with beginning divers.

There are a couple of dive operators and at least 7 good dive sites to choose from. Those interested can obtain more information concerning scuba diving in this area, can do so on this page.


Marigot has some good fishing options nearby for tourist looking for a day of angling. Tourists just have to decide what kind of fishing they want to do.

If there are some fishing fanatics in your group, they're in luck -- they can catch some fish with one of the 5 charter operators in this area. Navigate here to find our extended discussion of this topic.

Sailing and Boating

The following table has some details concerning area firms that will enable you to spend some time out on the open water.

Boating Opportunities In Marigot
Name Phone Location
Bubba Charters (059) 049-7980 Marigot
Caraibes Sport Boats (059) 087-8938 Marigot
Scoobidoo (059) 029-1576 4.3 mi. Northeast of Central Marigot
Temptation Charter (069) 088-8822 Downtown Marigot
Voyager Charters (059) 087-4345 Downtown Marigot

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


La Boheme

If you're vacationing with some folks who enjoy window shopping they can while away some time exploring a few of the area's 86 retail shops. To read about opportunities for shopping in Marigot and nearby, visit this page.


Fort Louis

Many visitors spend at least a day enjoying the sights and culture of Marigot. Interesting sights include 11 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to vacationers. Assuming you like the open air will probably enjoy spending some time at the area's outdoor parks and botanical garden. Make your way to this article about area sightseeing attractions if you'd like to learn additional information.

Information concerning a firm that can help you have a great time enjoying the local sights can be found down below.

Sightseeing Services In And Around Marigot
Name Phone Location
Esperanza Transports (059) 087-8469 Esperance, 2.1 mi. Northeast of Central Marigot
R & J Tours (059) 087-5620 Colombier, 1.6 mi. East of Central Marigot
Rising Sun Tours (059) 087-9691 Downtown Marigot
Saint Martin Evasion (059) 087-1360 Marigot
Transco (059) 087-3016 French Cul de Sac, 3.3 mi. East of Central Marigot
Trisport Marigot (059) 087-0891 Marigot
Van Putten (059) 087-0558 Downtown Marigot


If you like the idea of going snorkeling you're in luck -- you can easily find places to do so while vacationing in Marigot. Make your way to this page dedicated to nearby snorkeling if you want to discover additional specifics.


Indulging in a trip to the spa could be one of the most memorable parts of your entire vacation. If you'd like to go to a spa, you'll be pleased to know there are a few in this area. Go to this article which is all about spas in the area if you want to get more facts.


Belmond La Samanna

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

The table below highlights some key facts. At a glance, you'll see the number of tennis courts on-site, whether lighting is offered, and a few other details. Click on the names to read more about the property.

Accommodations with Tennis Near Marigot
Property Location Tennis Courts Lit Courts Tennis Pro
Simpson Bay Resort and Marina Pelican Key, 2.8 mi. South of Central Marigot 4 check
Princess Port de Plaisance Cole Bay, 2.0 mi. South of Central Marigot 7 check
Belmond La Samanna 2.7 mi. West of Central Marigot 3 check

For instance, Simpson Bay Resort and Marina is located directly on the beach, where you can go and relax between games.

Other Activities

The table just below lists some key facts concerning other activities.

Other Activities Near Marigot
Name Type Phone Location
Go Karts! Amusement/Theme Park -- Esperance, 2.1 mi. Northeast of Central Marigot
Kidsworld Amusement Arcade (721) 544-2883 Cole Bay, 2.2 mi. South of Central Marigot
M.J.C. Sandy Ground Movie Theater (059) 087-7602 Sandy Ground, 1.4 mi. West-Southwest of Central Marigot

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