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 several places that can help make it happen. Click here to find our article concerning bike and scooter rentals.

Diving

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 two dive services and at least 7 good dive sites to choose from. Read this page concerning diving opportunities in this area if you'd like to find additional facts.

Fishing

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.

Fishing is a popular activity here, as suggested by the existence of 5 charter fishing services in this area. Those needing to find out more concerning fishing in this area can do so by visiting this page.

Golf

Like golf? Marigot isn't exactly flooded with golf greens, but there is one golf course to be aware of. The only course in the area is Mullet Bay Golf Course. Readers who want to get more information about golf courses throughout St. Martin can do so by visiting our Golf page.

Sailing and Boating

Random Wind

Take a look at the chart below to read more about firms that can help you get out 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'd like to learn about nearby marinas and charter operators navigate to this page.

Shopping

La Boheme

If you have some avid shoppers vacationing with you, they're not completely out of luck -- more than 86 retailers operate in this area. To find out about opportunities for shopping in Marigot and nearby, use this link.

Sightseeing

Fort Louis

You should plan on spending a day soaking in the culture, sights and sounds of Marigot. Sights of interest to visitors include 11 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to vacationers. Visitors who like the open air will frequently enjoy the area's outdoor parks and botanical garden. For more details about this topic, read this article concerning area sightseeing opportunities and attractions.

Take some time to look through the following table to learn more about a firm that will guide you to some of the most interesting local sights.

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

Snorkeling

If you like the idea of going snorkeling there's good news -- you can easily find places to do so while vacationing in Marigot. To read a more complete discussion of snorkeling, visit this article concerning nearby snorkeling.

Spas

Enjoying a spa could be one of the most enjoyable parts of your vacation. If you'd like to go to a spa, you will be happy to know there are a few in this area. Readers can get more details concerning this topic can do so by going to this page.

Tennis

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, you can choose from 3 properties in the area that offer tennis.

The following table can help clarify your options. You can view the number of tennis courts on-site, whether lighting is available for evening play, and some other helpful details. Click on the names to read 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 instance, Simpson Bay Resort and Marina is located directly on the beach, where you can go and relax between games.

Other Activities

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

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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