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 feeling the wind on your face as you move along, there are several businesses that can help you. To navigate to our complete page about renting a bike or scooter, go to 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.

You'll find a couple of dive operators and at least 7 interesting dive sites in the area. Click on this link to see our article about diving opportunities in this area.


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 experienced anglers traveling with you, they'll be pleased to know there are 5 charter fishing services in this area. Those needing to learn more about fishing in this area can do so on this page.


Hoping to spend some time on the greens? Marigot isn't quite a golfer's paradise, but there is one golf course in the area. The only course in the area is Mullet Bay Golf Course. Anyone who needs to find out more concerning golf throughout St. Martin can do so by visiting our Golf page.

Sailing and Boating

Random Wind

Be sure to look through the following table for a listing of local providers that will help you enjoy some time on the water.

Boating Opportunities In And Around Marigot
Name Phone Location
Bubba Charters (059) 049-7980 Marigot
Caraibes Sport Boats (059) 087-8938 Marigot
Garfield Fun Charters (721) 587-1503 Simpson Bay, 2.5 mi. South of Central Marigot
Offshore Sensations Simpson Bay (721) 527-1444 Simpson Bay, 2.1 mi. South-Southwest of Central Marigot
Passaat Classic Schooner (721) 580-3301 Simpson Bay, 2.5 mi. South of Central Marigot
Random Wind (721) 587-5742 Simpson Bay, 2.5 mi. South of Central Marigot
Scoobidoo (059) 029-1576 4.3 mi. Northeast of Central Marigot
Voyager Charters (059) 087-4345 Downtown Marigot

If you want to read about marinas and charter operators click here.


La Boheme

If there are some shopping fanatics in your group, they might enjoy browsing some of the 86 retail stores in the area. Visit this extended discussion if you'd like to find out more about shopping in and around Marigot.


Fort Louis

Many visitors spend at least a day soaking in the culture, sounds and sights of Marigot. Area sights include 11 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to vacationers. Nature enthusiasts will typically have a pleasant time visiting the area's outdoor parks and botanical garden. To navigate to our detailed guide to attractions, use this link.

Details concerning a firm that will show you the most interesting local sights can be found in the following chart:

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
Shoreline Helicopters Inc Tours (866) 361-1100 2.6 mi. South West of Central Marigot
Trisport Marigot (059) 087-0891 Marigot
Van Putten (059) 087-0558 Downtown Marigot


If you are thinking about snorkeling on your vacation you'll be pleased to know you'll have plenty of chances to do so during your vacation in Marigot. Read this article about nearby snorkeling if you're interested in learning better details.


Relaxing in a spa just might be one of the most memorable parts of your vacation. If a spa visit sounds like fun, you will be happy to discover there are a few options. Click to view our extended discussion of this topic.


Belmond La Samanna

If you want to play some tennis you might want to make your reservations at a hotel that has a tennis court. Fortunately, there are 3 properties in the area that offer tennis.

The information that follows can help clarify your options. At a glance, you'll see the number of tennis courts on-site, whether lights are available for evening play, and some other helpful details. Click on the names to learn about other aspects of 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 example, Simpson Bay Resort and Marina is located directly on the beach, where you can go and relax between games.

Other Activities

Information concerning a few other activities are provided in the following table.

Other Activities In And Around Marigot
Name Type Phone Location
Bubble Watersport Watersports Operator (059) 087-6043 Sandy Ground, 1.8 mi. West-Southwest of Central Marigot
Carib Swim Pool Swimming Pools -- Cole Bay, 2.0 mi. South of Central Marigot
Future Fitness Center Fitness Centers and Instructors (059) 077-1272 Marigot
M.J.C. Sandy Ground Movie Theater (059) 087-7602 Sandy Ground, 1.4 mi. West-Southwest of Central Marigot
Sea Breeze Fitness Club Fitness Centers and Instructors (059) 087-0086 0.4 mi. South West of Downtown Marigot

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