Some visitors' favorite places to visit in this region are their beaches. There are bound to be nearby beaches that you will enjoy.
All of the beaches adorning the coast of the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten are appreciated for different reasons; even subtle differences could affect whether you bring the family along, or come prepared for a party atmosphere. All of the nearby shorelines in the following table have something unique to offer. Clicking on each link below allows you to learn about amenities and other details:
|Baie de cul-de-sac||0.5||N||French Cul-de-Sac|
|Ilet Pinel||0.9||NE||1.3 mi. North of Orient Bay|
|Grandes Cayes||1.2||NNE||1.9 mi. North of Orient Bay|
|Green Cay||1.3||SE||Orient Bay|
|Anse Marcel||1.5||NW||Anse Marcel|
|Galion Beach||1.5||SSE||1.6 mi. North of Oyster Pond|
|Petites Cayes||1.8||N||2.5 mi. North of Orient Bay|
|Baie Lucas Beach||2.6||SSE||1.8 mi. South of Orient Bay|
|Tintamarre Beach||2.9||ENE||Ile Tintamarre|
|Oyster Pond Beach||--||--||4.4 mi. East of Marigot|
|Happy Bay||3.0||W||2.2 mi. North-Northeast of Marigot|
|Friar's Bay Beach||3.2||W||1.8 mi. North-Northeast of Marigot|
|Lover's Beach||--||--||1.2 mi. North of Marigot|
|Baie de Marigot||4.9||WSW||Marigot|
The closest one is Baie de cul-de-sac. Bear in mind that this beach is a moderate traveling distance away, so you'll never be far from the sea—an endless sparkling backdrop to your vacation. This is a very popular bay for boaters, with multiple docks and marinas on its shore. Its great for a view of the bay dotted with boats and you might enjoy wading in the waters near the marina, but it's not much of a beach destination.
You may also like nearby Orient Beach which is a particularly centralized beach. 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.
Hopping over to a town or community that neighbors your hotel can add a little something extra to your vacation, whether it's about trying their underrated nightlife, or learning more about the area's art and history. Hotel La Plantation is located in Mont Vemon, a neighborhood close to Grand-Case; it is to the north-northwest of Orient Bay.
The areas found closest to Hotel La Plantation are listed below.
|Cul De Sac||0.3||NW|
Hotel La Plantation serves as a wonderful locale for active tourists. There are more than a few activities to be found when exploring near this lodging. 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. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is The Butterfly Farm.
These attractions are just a sample of what's in the area; find more named in the following table.
|The Butterfly Farm||Botanical Garden||--||--||Orient Bay|
|The Butterfly Farm||Zoo||1.3||S||0.5 mi. South of Orient Bay|
|The Old House||Museum||1.2||S||La Croisade|
|Mount Vernon Plantation||Historical Site||--||--||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||2.7||SW||1.6 mi. South of Grand-Case|
|Durat Bridge||Historical Site||--||--||Marigot|
|Musée de Saint-Martin||Museum||--||--||Downtown Marigot|
|Musee Des Coquillages||Museum||4.3||WSW||Downtown Marigot|
|Old Prison||Historical Site||4.3||WSW||Downtown Marigot|
|Spring Sugar Mill||Historical Site||4.3||WSW||Downtown Marigot|
|Fort Louis||Historical Site||4.3||WSW||Downtown Marigot|
|Border Obelisk||Historical Site||--||--||Marigot|
|Movie Theater||--||--||Sandy Ground|
If you're on the lookout for a chance to see something a little different, 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.
Finding info about nearby hotel booking options is oftentimes a convenient way to get a better feel for the area. You will be able to find plenty of additional properties to consider in the region, as this portion of the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten houses an impressive variety of resort and hotel options. Consult the following table for a complete listing of booking possibilities you'll find close-by.
|Sol e Luna||--||--||Mont Vemon, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten|
|0.1||SE||Mont Vemon, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten|
|0.2||SW||Mont Vemon, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten|
|Hotel Palm Court||--||--||Orient Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten|
|0.4||S||Griselle, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten|
|Esmeralda Resort||0.6||SSE||Griselle, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten|
|La Plantation Orient Bay Resort||0.7||S||Griselle, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten|
|Club Fantastico||0.7||S||Griselle, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten|
|St Tropez Hotel||--||--||Griselle, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten|
|Alizea Hotel||--||--||Orient Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten|
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