What's Near Oyster Bay Beach Resort

The handsome beaches on the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten are considered the most alluring attractions that you'll find in the region.

Therefore, most guests are delighted that this property is located on the water, so you won't need to go out of your way to enjoy the most popular feature in the area.

Nearby Beaches

Dawn Beach

The following options each offer something a little different. Click on the following names to learn about amenities and other details:

Beaches Near Oyster Bay
Beach Distance Direction Location
Dawn Beach 0.3 SSW Oyster Pond
Red Pond Bay 0.7 S 0.7 mi. South of Oyster Pond
Gibbs Bay 1.0 SSW 1.0 mi. South of Oyster Pond
Guana Bay 1.5 SSW Guana Bay
Geneve Bay 2.3 SSW 1.3 mi. East of Philipsburg
Back Bay 2.7 SSW 1.3 mi. East-Southeast of Philipsburg
Great Bay 3.2 SW Philipsburg
Indigo Bay Beach 4.0 SW Little Bay
Cay Bay 4.6 WSW 1.9 mi. Southeast of Simpson Bay

The nearest one is Dawn Beach. Located on the east coast of the island, Dawn Beach is a long stretch of beautiful white sand bordering clear waters. Sharing the beach with the Westin St Maarten, the area is popular with tourists, though its length allows for some areas to be quieter than others.

If you're looking for a more peaceful beach scene, Red Pond Bay could be a better choice for you. Located on the eastern coast of the island and south of the popular resorts like the Westin and Oyster Bay Beach, Red Pond Bay features a quiet and private beach, used only by private house owners. The area isn't suited for swimming, due to the more aggressive waves, but does offer an opportunity for an incredible view of the Caribbean Sea. It's situated three quarters of a mile south of the property.

Nearby Areas

Vacationers who are curious about what is close by may want to know how far the nearest city or town is from the property. Oyster Bay Beach Resort is found toward the heart of Oyster Pond.

The areas found closest to Oyster Bay Beach Resort are listed below.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Defiance 1.3 WSW
Belvedere 1.5 W
Guana Bay 1.5 SSW
Middle Region 1.8 W
Dutch Quarter 1.8 W
Nazareth 2.1 W
Zorg En Rust 2.2 W
Sint Maarten 2.7 W
Dutch Cul de Sac 2.7 W
Philipsburg 2.9 SW

Nearby Attractions

St. Maarten Zoo

Tourists who want to enjoy plenty of activities during their trip to the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten will quickly learn that Oyster Bay Beach Resort makes an exceptional starting point for their daily excursions. You will soon notice that this particular region boasts plenty of places for travelers to explore, like Belvedere Plantation, Sucker Garden Salt Factory Ruins, and St. Maarten Zoo, to name a few. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Belvedere Plantation.

If these attractions don't interest you, you'll find a number of other choices nearby; the closest to this property are named in the following table.

Attractions Near Oyster Bay
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Belvedere Plantation Historical Site 1.2 W 0.9 mi. West of Oyster Pond
Sucker Garden Salt Factory Ruins Historical Site -- -- 1.4 mi. Northeast of Philipsburg
St. Maarten Zoo Zoo 2.4 WSW Philipsburg
Yoda Guy Movie Exhibit Museum -- -- Philipsburg
The Salt Pickers Monument 2.7 SW Philipsburg
The Courthouse Historical Site 2.9 SW Philipsburg
St. Maarten Museum Museum 2.8 SW Philipsburg
Wathey Square Park 2.9 SW Philipsburg
Emilio Wilson Historic Park Park 3.3 W Saunders
Fort Willem I Historical Site 3.5 SW Little Bay
Sint Maarten Marine Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 3.6 SSW 1.5 mi. Southeast of Philipsburg
Sint Maarten Marine Park Eastern End Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 3.6 SSW 1.5 mi. Southeast of Philipsburg
Sint Maarten Marine Park Western End Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 3.6 SSW 1.5 mi. Southeast of Philipsburg
Fort Amsterdam Historical Site 3.9 SW 1.0 mi. South West of Philipsburg
Seaside Nature Park Park -- -- 1.9 mi. Southeast of Simpson Bay
Megaplex 7 Movie Theater 5.0 WSW 1.0 mi. Southeast of Simpson Bay
Caribbean Cinemas - St. Maarten Megaplex 7 Movie Theater 5.0 WSW 1.0 mi. Southeast of Simpson Bay

If you're on the lookout for somewhere a little different to visit, Sucker Garden Salt Factory Ruins might be worth a visit. Built around the 1850's, Sucker Garden Salt Factory was at the time an experiment in increasing the efficiency of salt collection. The factory had a near century long lifespan, and was abandoned in 1948.

Nearby Accommodations

When you're choosing a location to stay in, it's often worthwhile to find out about nearby lodging options in order to better understand the surrounding area. Even though you'll only find a few additional resort and hotel options in this part of the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten, the quiet surroundings here are what make it a perfect choice for visitors looking to enjoy a secluded destination. Learn about the area's lodging possibilities by checking the following table.

Accommodations near Oyster Bay
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Coral Beach Club 0.2 SW Oyster Pond, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Princess Heights Condominiums 0.2 W Oyster Pond, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Princess Heights Condos 0.4 SW Oyster Pond, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
The Westin Dawn Beach Resort and Spa 0.4 SSW Oyster Pond, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
 

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