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

Guests will find multiple hotel types to consider in the area, including at least a few hotels and a pair of resorts. For guests who plan on taking in some sunshine alongside the pool, there are a few properties to choose from with top-notch swimming facilities. Click on their names to read more details.

A popular destination for active recreation on-site 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. They're on Little Bay Road.

A property positioned on the waterfront that is worth considering is Holland House Beach Hotel. Guestrooms are attired in traditional Dutch furnishings and décor. Holland House features exclusive bedding and linens for the ultimate in comfort. They are situated at 43 Frontstreet.

If you are wanting to stay somewhere with an active late-night scene, Seaview Hotel & Casino is one spot you may want to think about. Seaview Hotel and Casino offers rooms in optional one to four-bedroom accommodations, all within a short-walk of the beach. All rooms include their own bathroom, air conditioning, cable TV, a mini-fridge, and an in-room safe. You'll find them at 67 Front Street.

These examples are just a few of your options. To get more information about this specific topic, navigate to this page, about more possibilities for hotels.

Condos and Villa Complexes

If you are not in the market for a standard hotel, you might also want to think about staying at one of the available villas or condos.

For active travelers that enjoy partaking in various outdoor pursuits, Villas on Great Bay is one of those locations 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. The property can be found at 211 Front Street.

One property along the waterfront worth mentioning 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. They're at 3 Emerald Merit Road.

Philipsburg includes a nice selection of choices too. If you need to learn more concerning villa complexes around the area here.

You will be able to see a full accommodation listing for Sint Maarten here.

Camping and Eco-Tourism Near Philipsburg

Nature lovers should consider the one eco-tourism property available nearby. Besides the standard hotels and accommodations, there is an eco-lodge.

If you are wanting to find plenty of convenient dining options close to your accommodation, Turquoise Shell Inn is one location to think about. The hotel houses 10 one bedroom suites, which feature full kitchens, cable television, and an air conditioner in the bedroom. Visitors can 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 vacationers favor the privacy offered by one of the many privately rented villas. For more in formation concerning rental properties in and around Philipsburg, go to this article.

All-Inclusive Accommodations

Sonesta Great Bay Beach Hotel

Some travelers seek the added certainty of paying for everything on a single bill. There are many explanations for their appeal. As an example, they can be very cost-effective, since so many items are included.

For guests interested in some quiet alone time away from the kids, consider 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. The property is located at 19 Little Bay Road.

One property on the oceanfront you should consider 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. If you're looking for something specific, try calling them at 590-87-42-08.

Those needing to learn more about properties offering this option, visit this page.


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