Things to See and Do While Staying at Esmeralda Resort

It can be difficult to decide which of the many activities on the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten, St. Martin are right for you. Fortunately, the Esmeralda Resort will help you take advantage of their picturesque beachside location. This property boasts a wide variety of recreational possibilities, meaning you will have plenty of enjoyable activities to pick from during your stay.

With 18 pools to choose from at Esmeralda Resort, you shouldn't have any trouble grabbing enough space to spread your towel by the water. One of the bonuses is that this property is also situated adjacent to the beach, so there are plenty of options when it comes time to play in the water through the course of your stay.


Anyone who likes tennis might want to consider staying at this property, because its tennis facilities — located on-site — are fun for everyone, even beginners.

To see more choices like this, you may want to compare Esmeralda Resort to other tennis properties, like Hotel La Plantation and La Plantation Orient Bay Resort.


Vacationers who want a wide variety of watersports will have a great experience during their stay at Esmeralda Resort. The list below details the watersports that the property has.

  • Fishing
  • Parasailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Watercraft
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind Surfing

Family Activities

Plan to travel with the whole family? Then don't overlook Esmeralda Resort, which has tons of family-friendly amenities.

Spend some time at the spa or strolling slowly down the beach by scheduling babysitting services with the hotel's competent staff.

Some parents truly appreciate the value of a night without children. Here, they allow parents a chance to explore by themselves, because they have babysitting services.

Entertainment and Nightlife

When you get back to your room, exhausted by a day of exploring, nothing's better than letting the nightlife come to you; on-site entertainment is one of the tempting amenities offered by Esmeralda Resort.

There is also a bar on the property — a good place to grab a drink before the show.

Nearby accommodations offering a broader (though not necessarily highly rated) range of nightlife options are in the following table:

Accommodations near the Esmeralda Resort with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
St Tropez Hotel Griselle, 0.1 mi. West of Central Orient Bay -- --
La Plantation Orient Bay Resort Griselle, 0.3 mi. West of Central Orient Bay 3 --
L'Hoste Hotel Griselle, 0.1 mi. West of Central Orient Bay 1 check
Palm Court Hotel Griselle, 0.1 mi. West of Central Orient Bay -- --
Pavillon Beach Griselle, 0.5 mi. Northwest of Central Orient Bay -- --
Hotel Palm Court 0.5 mi. Northwest of Central Orient Bay -- check
Club Fantastico Griselle, 0.3 mi. West of Central Orient Bay -- --
Hotel Alamanda Resort Central Orient Bay 1 --
Alizea Hotel Central Orient Bay -- --
Hotel Mount Vernon Mont Vemon, 0.7 mi. North-Northwest of Central Orient Bay -- --
Sol e Luna Mont Vemon, 0.9 mi. Northwest of Central Orient Bay 1 --
Club Orient Resort 0.4 mi. Southeast of Central Orient Bay 2 check


Visitors will really appreciate the relaxing amenities here, considering this destination features enjoyable spa facilities. This list provides a sample of the available services:

  • Massages
  • Spa Facility


The staff can also arrange horseback riding. Since St. Martin's weather is beautiful year-round, riding is a popular pastime.

On top of all the activities available on the grounds of this property, vacationers who want to get out 'n' about can find a multitude of interesting sites to see and things to do on the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten. Ultimately, the only limits travelers have are the ones they place upon themselves. Regardless of if you plan to get in a little bit of time on the sea or locate the nearest horseback riding opportunity, it's not hard to find a fun pastime if you look hard enough. Click on these links to read more with regard to sightseeing, shopping, diving, fishing, riding a bicycle or scooter, snorkeling, and other activities you might enjoy.


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