Things to See and Do While Staying at Esmeralda Resort

The numerous activities on the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten, St. Martin won't disappoint, but where to start? Properties like the Esmeralda Resort can introduce you to some of the most popular pastimes available in the nearby coastal region. This location provides an impressive selection of recreational opportunities, ensuring you'll have no shortage of intriguing activities to enjoy during your trip.

With 18 swimming pools to choose from at Esmeralda Resort, it should be easy for you find a shady spot by the water. One of the bonuses is that this accommodation is also located adjacent to the sea, so there will be a few different ways to play in the water through the course of your stay.


This resort is able to catch the eye of many tennis fanatics, considering visitors can spend some of their free time playing a match on-site.

Where else can you find tennis on-property? You may want to browse similar accommodations, including Hotel La Plantation and La Plantation Orient Bay Resort.


While staying on the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten why not try out a new recreational sport? There are several options available, so you can be sure to find an aquatic activity you enjoy, regardless of your skills. The following list provides the watersports that are offered by Esmeralda Resort:

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

Family Activities

Families traveling with kids should definitely consider booking with Esmeralda Resort, because it has your choice of several 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.

Many parents understand the value of some time spent sans their children. Here, they allow parents an opportunity to go out by themselves, because they have babysitting services.

Entertainment and Nightlife

Many of the guests here get to see a live show during their stay, proving that staying inside for the night can be just as fun as an expensive night of bar-hopping.

There's a bar at the lodging too — the best place to unwind before heading out to your next activity.

Although the accommodations nearby yours do not have the highest ratings with regards to nightlife, you will find more options than are offered onsite listed 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


Guests will really appreciate the relaxing amenities here, because this destination has a spa. The list below provides some of the spa services that are available:

  • Massages
  • Spa Facility


The staff can also arrange horseback riding. Since the weather is nice year-round, horseback riding is a pleasant experience at any time.

Even though you'll find a lot to do on-site, vacationers wanting to get out 'n' about will not find a lack of exciting outdoor activities on the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten. From a simple morning spent soaking up the sun, to a few hours learning about the rich local culture, each traveler can plan their perfect vacation itinerary. Click on these pages to read more with regard to riding a bike or moped, shopping, snorkeling, diving, fishing, sightseeing, and other activities.


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