What's Near Colombus Hotel

Nearby Beaches

Oyster Pond Beach

People vacationing in this area of the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten almost always enjoy a visit to one of their wonderful beaches. Having them available nearby will make this area particularly desirable.

All of the beaches along the coast of the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten have their own unique features; the qualities and amenities associated with each can affect whether you'll come prepared for a party, or just an easy day of sun-bathing. These choices are each worth investigating. Click on the following names to view a detailed discussion:

Beaches Near Colombus Hotel
Beach Distance Direction Location
Oyster Pond Beach -- -- 4.4 mi. East of Marigot
Baie Lucas Beach -- -- 1.8 mi. South of Orient Bay
Galion Beach -- -- 1.6 mi. North of Oyster Pond
Green Cay -- -- Orient Bay
Orient Beach -- -- Griselle
Ilet Pinel -- -- 1.3 mi. North of Orient Bay
Baie de cul-de-sac -- -- French Cul-de-Sac
Grandes Cayes -- -- 1.9 mi. North of Orient Bay
Grande-Case Beach -- -- Grand-Case
Anse Marcel -- -- Anse Marcel
Tintamarre Beach -- -- Ile Tintamarre
Petite Plage -- -- Grand-Case
Petites Cayes -- -- 2.5 mi. North of Orient Bay
Galisbay -- -- Marigot
Friar's Bay Beach -- -- 1.8 mi. North-Northeast of Marigot
Happy Bay -- -- 2.2 mi. North-Northeast of Marigot

The most convenient one to visit is Oyster Pond Beach. Oyster Pond beach is less of a beach than a shoreline. Most of the coastline here backs up into private docks.

If you're searching for a more secluded spot of sand, Galion Beach is an alternative worth considering. This beach has some nice trees providing shade and is very sparsely developed. It's ideal for swimming and wading in warm Caribbean waters.

Nearby Areas

Visiting areas that are close to your hotel can help diversify your itinerary, no matter if it's for a quick family outing, or simply experiencing some of the local culture while on your trip. Colombus Hotel is located in Saint Martin, near Oyster Pond; it's to the south of Orient Bay.

The areas that are closest to Colombus Hotel are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Caye Chateau 0.9 N
French Cul de Sac 1.6 WNW
La Croisade 1.7 NW
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 NW

Nearby Attractions

The Butterfly Farm

Vacationers who want to enjoy plenty of activities during their trip to the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten will quickly learn that Colombus Hotel is in a fascinating area with a number of sights. You will soon notice that this area is simply full of different attractions to try, like The Butterfly Farm, The Butterfly Farm, and The Old House, to name a few. The closest of the three is The Butterfly Farm.

When it comes to finding area attractions that are just right for your family, it's best to know all your options, like those shown in the table below.

Attractions Near Colombus Hotel
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
The Butterfly Farm Zoo -- -- 0.5 mi. South of Orient Bay
The Butterfly Farm Botanical Garden -- -- Orient Bay
The Old House Museum -- -- 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 -- -- 1.6 mi. South of Grand-Case
Cultural Center Grand Case Museum -- -- Grand-Case
Durat Bridge Historical Site -- -- Marigot
Musée de Saint-Martin Museum -- -- Downtown Marigot
Border Obelisk Historical Site -- -- Marigot
Musee Des Coquillages Museum -- -- Downtown Marigot
Old Prison Historical Site -- -- Downtown Marigot
Spring Sugar Mill Historical Site -- -- Downtown Marigot
Fort Louis Historical Site -- -- Downtown Marigot
M.J.C. Sandy Ground Movie Theater -- -- Sandy Ground
Marigot Musee Museum -- -- Sandy Ground

If you're looking for a chance to see something a little different, The Butterfly Farm might be a good choice. 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

When you're choosing a place to stay, it's often worthwhile to learn about nearby accommodation options in order to better understand the region. This portion of the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten offers travelers several additional resort and hotel options, giving readers plenty to think over before coming to a decision. Find out more about the surrounding area's booking options by reviewing the following table.

Accommodations near Colombus Hotel
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Sol'Hotel -- -- 2.2 mi. South of Orient Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Captain Oliver's Resort -- -- 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
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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