Mount Vernon Plantation

While it may not seem like much now, it was fields like Mount Vernon Plantation that gave St. Martin its wealth during the colonial and early independence eras of its history. This historical park will give visitors a unique insight into the production of sugar, rum, and the harvest of numerous spices.

What to Expect

In addition to being home to a variety of fruit trees and some sugar cane, Mount Vernon Plantation is also the home to some old mill buildings that are a rare feature on the island. These humble buildings once served as the backbone to the entire St. Martin economy for decades, producing the products that made this island so lucrative to the European colonial powers.

Mount Vernon Plantation is set on two acres of a verdant green valley.

Staying Close

Consider staying in a welcoming part of St. Martin if you plan on visiting Mount Vernon Plantation, since visitors to this part of St. Martin will be excited to have easy site access for the duration of their trip. There is a respectable collection of hotels in the locale around this attraction.

Hotels near Mount Vernon Plantation
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Club Fantastico Resort 0.5 mi. (0.6 km) N
La Plantation Orient Bay Resort Hotel 0.5 mi. (0.4 km) NNE
St Tropez Hotel Hotel -- --
L'Hoste Hotel Resort -- --
Palm Court Hotel Hotel 0.6 mi. (0.1 km) NE
Hotel Alamanda Resort Resort 0.6 mi. (0.1 km) NE
Club Orient Resort Resort 0.7 mi. (0.7 km) E

Location and What's Nearby

If you find your belly rumbling after your historic site visit, don't worry -- you can find a great concentration of local dining spots near this attraction. Paradise View, which serves Caribbean fare, is also the most convenient option for visitors to this historical site. Also near Mount Vernon Plantation you and your group will encounter restaurants like Rancho Del Sol and Plantation Cafe where you can try out Creole food and experience the flavors of St. Martin.

Information

Operating Hours

The schedule of operation for Mount Vernon Plantation isn't readily available, meaning your group's best option is phoning early to confirm the institution will be open during the time you and your group mean to stop by.

Payment

Arrive at this institution with plans to pay for the total cost of admission, which your party can learn by phoning in advance.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (059) 029-5062

Location: Cul de Sac, 2 Main Road, Saint Martin, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten

 

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