Some of the best sights to see in this region are the beaches. Vacationers often choose La Plantation Orient Bay Resort because it really does offer a nice mix of seclusion and access. Those who hope to take full advantage of this distinctive atmosphere, though, should know that it doesn't lie right on the beach. You shouldn't be too far from nearby beaches.
All of the beaches adorning the coast of the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten have their own unique features; these characteristics could make all the difference in how much you enjoy your visit. The choices in the following table are those found nearest to La Plantation Orient Bay Resort. Click the names below to see more details:
|Galion Beach||0.8||SE||1.6 mi. North of Oyster Pond|
|Green Cay||0.9||E||Orient Bay|
|Baie de cul-de-sac||1.2||N||French Cul-de-Sac|
|Ilet Pinel||1.4||NNE||1.3 mi. North of Orient Bay|
|Baie Lucas Beach||1.9||SSE||1.8 mi. South of Orient Bay|
|Grandes Cayes||1.9||N||1.9 mi. North of Orient Bay|
|Anse Marcel||2.1||NW||Anse Marcel|
|Oyster Pond Beach||2.2||S||4.4 mi. East of Marigot|
|Petites Cayes||2.5||N||2.5 mi. North of Orient Bay|
|Tintamarre Beach||3.1||NE||Ile Tintamarre|
|Happy Bay||3.3||W||2.2 mi. North-Northeast of Marigot|
|Friar's Bay Beach||3.3||W||1.8 mi. North-Northeast of Marigot|
|Lover's Beach||3.9||W||1.2 mi. North of Marigot|
|Baie de Marigot||4.7||WSW||Marigot|
One of the closest picks is Orient Beach. Keep in mind that this beach is located a few hundred yards from the hotel, so you really won't have to travel far to enjoy the sun and surf. Beachgoers can indulge in the plethora of amenities at Orient Beach, which provide travelers with the opportunity to enjoy a wide selection of water sports. Orient Beach is recognized by St. Martin's government as a marine reserve.
If you're interested in an enjoyable secluded beach, Galion Beach might be a good choice. This beach has some nice trees providing shade and is very sparsely developed. It's ideal for swimming and wading in warm Caribbean waters. It can be found only a meager hike away.
Paying a visit to the towns or communities located closest to your hotel can be a nice day trip that brings variety to your trip, whether you're marveling at the region's untouched natural beauty, or finding an incredible local restaurant. La Plantation Orient Bay Resort can be found in Griselle, just outside the heart of Orient Bay.
The table below lists some of the areas near La Plantation Orient Bay Resort.
|Cul De Sac||1.0||NNW|
|French Cul de Sac||1.5||SSW|
Travelers who crave an exciting itinerary while vacationing on the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten will quickly learn that La Plantation Orient Bay Resort is in a fun location with plenty of nearby sights. In fact, this region is simply full of places for travelers to explore, such as The Butterfly Farm, The Butterfly Farm, and The Old House, to name a few. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is The Butterfly Farm.
These provide just a sample of all your options; for more attractions in this area, see those listed in the table below.
|The Butterfly Farm||Botanical Garden||0.5||S||Orient Bay|
|The Butterfly Farm||Zoo||0.5||S||0.5 mi. South of Orient Bay|
|The Old House||Museum||0.5||S||La Croisade|
|Mount Vernon Plantation||Historical Site||0.5||SSW||0.6 mi. South West of Orient Bay|
|Hope Estate Archeological Site||Historical Site||--||--||0.8 mi. East-Southeast of Grand-Case|
|Loterie Farm Nature Reserve||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||2.6||W||1.6 mi. South of Grand-Case|
|Durat Bridge||Historical Site||3.9||W||Marigot|
|Musée de Saint-Martin||Museum||--||--||Downtown Marigot|
|Musee Des Coquillages||Museum||4.1||WSW||Downtown Marigot|
|Old Prison||Historical Site||4.1||WSW||Downtown Marigot|
|Spring Sugar Mill||Historical Site||4.1||WSW||Downtown Marigot|
|Fort Louis||Historical Site||4.1||W||Downtown Marigot|
|Border Obelisk||Historical Site||--||--||Marigot|
|Movie Theater||5.6||WSW||Sandy Ground|
If you're searching for a place where you can while away some free time, The Butterfly Farm might be the right choice for you. If you are mystified by the tender and swift nature of the butterfly, then the Butterfly Farm is for you. Here, you can tour a tropical rainforest setting and interact with this creatures as they fly freely and often land right on the shoulders, hair, or hands of guests.
When you're deciding where to book your stay, it can sometimes be worthwhile to learn more about nearby lodging possibilities as a way to get a feel for the surrounding area. Readers can find lots of additional destinations to learn about in the vicinity, as this portion of the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten offers visitors an excellent selection of resort and hotel options. The table below lists all the hotel booking possibilities that are available in the vicinity.
|Club Fantastico||0.1||W||Griselle, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten|
|St Tropez Hotel||0.1||E||Griselle, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten|
|L'Hoste Hotel||0.2||E||Griselle, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten|
|Esmeralda Resort||0.2||NNE||Griselle, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten|
|Palm Court Hotel||0.2||E||Griselle, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten|
|Hotel Alamanda Resort||0.3||E||Griselle, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten|
|0.3||NNW||Griselle, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten|
|Hotel Palm Court||--||--||Orient Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten|
|Alizea Hotel||--||--||Orient Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten|
|--||--||Orient Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten|
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