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

Mount Vernon Plantation is located in a nice area within St. Martin, ensuring visitors to this part of St. Martin will have easy site access during their time there. If you wish to book your stay within easy reach of this historical site, you'll find a decent selection of lodgings to choose from nearby.

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

Historic site guests will have no problem finding a meal, since you'll find a concentration of local restaurants within traveling distance. Paradise View, which has a menu full of Caribbean fare, is also the closest restaurant to this site. Also within a short distance, you and your group will have restaurants including Rancho Del Sol and Plantation Cafe where you and your party might eat some Creole dishes and enjoy the culture of St. Martin.

Information

Operating Hours

The schedule of operation for Mount Vernon Plantation isn't readily available, meaning your smartest chance at success is calling early to ensure the building will be open during the time you mean to stop by.

Payment

If you need to know the price of admission, dial up Mount Vernon Plantation before your visit to determine how much, or if they charge.

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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