Philipsburg Accommodations

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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.


Divi Little Bay Beach & Racquet Club

There are multiple types of accommodations to pick from in the area, including at least a few hotels and a pair of resorts. If you envision yourself soaking up a few rays alongside the pool, there are some properties to pick from with top-notch swimming facilities. Read further information for each place by clicking the names.

A great vacation spot with active 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. Find them on Little Bay Road.

One place positioned on the oceanfront worth mentioning 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 can be found at 43 Frontstreet.

Another place to consider available is Horizon View Beach Hotel. 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. You can find them at 49 Front Street.

These are just a few of your choices. If interested, you can find out more about hotels within the area by following this link.

Condos and Villa Complexes

If you are not really in the mood for a standard hotel, you might consider staying in one of the available villas or condos.

If you enjoy partaking in various outdoor activities, Villas on Great Bay is one of those destinations that offers plenty of recreational possibilities. Twelve luxury, two bedroom villas make up The Villas on Great Bay, situated on the famous Front Street in Philipsburg, the capital of Dutch St. Maarten. Great Bay Beach welcomes visitors staying at the villas with private terraces overlooking the water; while activities in the city are only a moment away with a walk down Front Street, offering guests both sides of the island's main attractions. Visitors will find them at 211 Front Street.

One place located on the coast to consider is Coral Beach Club. The Coral Beach Club resort guest accommodations consist entirely of villas. The property boasts four different classifications for rent, with cost varying by number of bedrooms, amenities, and proximity to the beach. Visitors can find them at 3 Emerald Merit Road.

These examples are just some of the available options. To read our complete page about more villa complexes around the area, click here.

You can alternatively see a full accommodation listing for Sint Maarten by clicking here.

Camping and Eco-Tourism Near Philipsburg

Nature enthusiasts might want to check out the one eco-tourism property just outside of Philipsburg. In addition to the usual hotels, there is an eco-lodge.

If you are looking to find lots of convenient dining opportunities near your accommodation, Turquoise Shell Inn is one location you shouldn't 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. You'll be able to find them at 34 Simpson Bay Road.

Eco-Accommodations Near Philipsburg
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

Individual Villas

Some always favor the luxury offered by one of the many individual villa rentals. To visit our guide to rental properties in and around Philipsburg, click here.

All-Inclusive Accommodations

Sonesta Great Bay Beach Hotel

Some visitors like the comfort of an all-inclusive package. There are several reasons for their appeal. Among other factors, they eliminate the need to prepare a detailed budget.

If you're interested in some quiet alone time without the kids, think about staying at 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. They're at 19 Little Bay Road.

A destination located on the coast with excellent views of the water is L'Hoste Hotel. Get away from the stresses of every day life with a retreat to L'Hoste Hotel. With just over 50 suites, the hotel has an intimate feel that comes with a staff ready to take care of your every need. If you want to call before you go, do so at 590-87-42-08.

If you want to get more details about properties offering this option, go to this article.


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