Philipsburg's Dutch heritage is evident in the landscaping and architecture, which makes staying in any of the accommodations at this destination a unique experience for the eye. As one of the island's most popular tourist destinations, you can find something to suit the needs of every different type of traveler. Resorts and villa complexes line the shores providing luxury accommodations and easy access to the beaches, while it is easier to find smaller hotels and private rental properties near the airport and in the shopping district.
There are multiple hotel types to consider in the area, including at least a few hotels and a pair of resorts. If you envision yourself soaking up some rays beside the pool, there are some properties to pick from with first-rate swimming facilities. Click on each link to read additional info.
A popular destination which has on-site recreation is Divi Little Bay Beach & Racquet Club. Divi Little Bay Beach & Racquet Club is a quaint hotel on a private peninsula of Dutch St. Maarten, providing guests with stunning scenery and an array of entertainment options. Readers of Caribbean Travel and Life rated this hotel one of their favorites with its terra cotta roofs and serene pastel buildings creating an atmosphere of tranquil bliss. Guests will find them on Little Bay Road.
One destination located on the coast that is worth considering is Holland House Beach Hotel. The Holland House Beach Hotel lies right in the center of the quaint city of Philipsburg, within walking distance to the city's most popular attractions. Enjoy all that the Holland House Beach Hotel has to offer including the complementary beach chairs that sit along the beautiful beach, which just happens to be located just outside your room. They're located at 43 Frontstreet.
Horizon View Beach Hotel is another property to consider. Guests staying at the Horizon View Beach Hotel can choose from four different styles and sizes of suites, from studios to two-bedroom penthouses. All rooms feature air conditioning, a fully-equipped kitchen, separate living and dining areas, cable TV, and telephones. Guests can find them at 49 Front Street.
These are just a few of what's available. Click this link to read our page regarding within the area.
If you are not in the market for a more standard hotel, you might want to think about staying at one of the available villas or condos.
For those who like to take part in various outdoor activities, Villas on Great Bay is one location that offers lots of recreational opportunities. Each villa features two bedrooms upstairs, some of which have en-suite bathrooms. There are between 1½ to 2½ bathrooms, full kitchens, a private lanai, and soft linens. Nine of the villas feature views of the Caribbean Sea, while the other two look out over the tropical gardens. You will be able to find them at 211 Front Street.
A place positioned on the ocean with excellent views of the water is Coral Beach Club. Uniquely located in an area flanked by a lagoon on the north and the Atlantic Ocean on the south, Coral Beach Club is an intimate village where ocean meets tropics. Set on the island of St. Marteen, the ocean, mountains, white sand beaches, and vistas of neighboring islands all combine to create the ultimate vacation location. Visitors can find them at 3 Emerald Merit Road.
Needless to say, there will be plenty of additional options too. Anyone who needs to obtain more information about villa complexes around the area by visiting this page.
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Travelers who love the great outdoors will want to consider the one eco-tourism property near Philipsburg. Alongside the standard hotel choices, there is an eco-lodge.
If you are wanting to find plenty of convenient dining opportunities near your accommodation, Turquoise Shell Inn is one spot you won't want to overlook. Located in the heart of the village in a residential area, the inn is a small property striving to be eco-friendly and to provide personal service to each and every guest. The property is just steps away from the long expanse of Simpson Bay Beach. Here guests will enjoy the flowers in bloom and walking distance to many shops, restaurants, and other activities. They're located at 34 Simpson Bay Road.
|Name||Type||Phone Number||Star Rating||Location||Island|
|Turquoise Shell Inn||Lodge||(721) 545-2875||
|Simpson Bay, 3.3 mi. West of Central Philipsburg||the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten|
Certain people would rather have the privacy offered by one of the rental homes. To read more about rental properties in and around Philipsburg, follow this link.
Some travelers seek the added certainty of an all-inclusive price. There are many reasons why these plans are successful. For instance, they provide perfect convenience for the vacationer who wants to have all their needs catered to and included on one simple bill.
For visitors interested in some peaceful alone time away from the kids, consider booking an adults-only destination, such as Sonesta Great Bay Beach Hotel. Guest rooms and suites are available to guests wishing to stay at this luxury resort, each with a choice of floor plan and view. All rooms include air-conditioning, satellite TV, telephone, a private balcony or terrace, plus a host of other personal use amenities. The property is located at 19 Little Bay Road.
One place located on the oceanfront that travelers often enjoy is L'Hoste Hotel. L'Hoste hotel is comprised completely of Junior Suites, offering three view settings and amenities. All suites have air conditioning, a king-sized bed, cable TV, in-room safe, telephones, mini-fridge, kitchenette, shower or bath, hair dryer, and private balcony or terrace. You can contact them at 590-87-42-08.
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