What's Near Captain Oliver's Resort

Nearby Beaches

Oyster Pond Beach

Travelers staying in this area of the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten usually take time to walk one of the area's lovely beaches. Couples and families seeking some alone time will like the less-crowded location of Captain Oliver's Resort, though you will still find a few beaches within a reasonable range.

Each place along the coast has its own distinguishing features that can affect how much you enjoy your time near the shore. The following table displays the options located near Captain Oliver's Resort. Click on the following names to view a detailed page:

Beaches Near Captain Oliver's
Beach Distance Direction Location
Oyster Pond Beach 0.3 W 4.4 mi. East of Marigot
Baie Lucas Beach 0.4 N 1.8 mi. South of Orient Bay
Galion Beach 1.5 N 1.6 mi. North of Oyster Pond
Green Cay 2.3 N Orient Bay
Orient Beach 2.4 N Griselle
Ilet Pinel 3.4 N 1.3 mi. North of Orient Bay
Baie de cul-de-sac 3.5 N French Cul-de-Sac
Grandes Cayes 4.1 N 1.9 mi. North of Orient Bay
Grande-Case Beach 4.2 NW Grand-Case
Anse Marcel 4.4 NNW Anse Marcel
Petite Plage 4.5 NW Grand-Case
Tintamarre Beach 4.5 NNE Ile Tintamarre
Galisbay 4.7 W Marigot
Friar's Bay Beach 4.7 NW 1.8 mi. North-Northeast of Marigot
Petites Cayes 4.7 N 2.5 mi. North of Orient Bay
Happy Bay 4.9 NW 2.2 mi. North-Northeast of Marigot

Oyster Pond Beach is the one that's nearest to the resort. Since this beach can be found a short distance from the resort, you really won't have to go far to enjoy it. Oyster Pond beach is less of a beach than a shoreline. Most of the coastline here backs up into private docks.

If you're interested in a less raucous beach scene, 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's located a mile and a half north of the resort.

Nearby Areas

Vacationers who want to know a little bit more about the surrounding area's offerings might want to know how many miles the closest town or city is from their location. Captain Oliver's Resort is situated in Saint Martin, in the general vicinity of Oyster Pond; it's two miles (three and a half kilometers) to the south of Orient Bay.

The areas that are closest to Captain Oliver's Resort are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Caye Chateau 0.9 NNE
French Cul de Sac 1.6 NW
La Croisade 1.6 NNW
Belle Plaine 1.9 W
Orient Bay 2.2 N
Griselle 2.3 N
Jacob Hodge 2.4 NNW
Petit Fond 3.0 NW
Mont Vemon 3.0 NNW
Norman 3.1 NNW

Nearby Attractions

The Butterfly Farm

Captain Oliver's Resort serves as a great place to stay for active vacationers. There are a great deal of activities to be found when searching from this accommodation. In fact, this section of Oyster Pond has a lot of spots for vacationers to explore, like The Butterfly Farm, The Butterfly Farm, and The Old House, to name a few. The nearest attraction of the three is The Butterfly Farm.

In search of even more activities to keep you busy? Take a look at all the things to do near the property, which are shown in the table below.

Attractions Near Captain Oliver's
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
The Butterfly Farm Zoo 1.7 N 0.5 mi. South of Orient Bay
The Butterfly Farm Botanical Garden 1.8 N Orient Bay
The Old House Museum 1.8 NNW La Croisade
Mount Vernon Plantation Historical Site 1.9 NNW 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 3.5 WNW 1.6 mi. South of Grand-Case
Cultural Center Grand Case Museum 4.2 NW Grand-Case
Durat Bridge Historical Site 4.6 W Marigot
Musée de Saint-Martin Museum -- -- Downtown Marigot
Border Obelisk Historical Site -- -- Marigot
Musee Des Coquillages Museum 4.7 W Downtown Marigot
Old Prison Historical Site 4.7 W Downtown Marigot
Spring Sugar Mill Historical Site 4.7 W Downtown Marigot
Fort Louis Historical Site 4.8 W Downtown Marigot
M.J.C. Sandy Ground Movie Theater 5.9 W Sandy Ground
Marigot Musee Museum 5.9 W Sandy Ground

If you're looking for an enjoyable experience, The Butterfly Farm might be the right choice for you. Explore the beautiful colors of the Saint Martin butterflies and plants at this unique and magical attraction. You will find the enclosed area full of caterpillars, cocoons, and butterflies of all sizes.

Nearby Accommodations

Getting info about nearby lodging possibilities is often a great way to get a feel for the area as whole. This portion of the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten offers visitors quite a few other hotels and resorts to choose from, which will give you lots to consider before making a decision. The table that follows provides a list of all of the booking options you can find nearby.

Accommodations near Captain Oliver's
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Colombus Hotel -- -- 2.2 mi. South of Orient Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Hotel 21 -- -- 2.1 mi. South of Orient Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Sol'Hotel -- -- 2.2 mi. South of Orient Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
La Caravelle -- -- 2.1 mi. South of Orient Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Coralita Beach Hotel -- -- 1.8 mi. South of Orient Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten

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