What's Near Holland House Beach Hotel

Quite a few travelers have decided to spend their vacations on the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten just to experience the breath-taking beaches that the island is so well known for.

Therefore, most guests are delighted that Holland House Beach Hotel is directly on the water, so you won't have to go out of the way to see what makes the area so special. The thought of being able to lay a blanket out without hoards of people nearby is truly something to be valued. This beach has that kind of benefit, because it's hidden away from the more crowded areas of St. Martin.

Nearby Beaches

Great Bay

Of course, since Holland House Beach Hotel sits directly on Great Bay, relaxing on the sand is a popular pastime here. Great Bay, located on the southern end of the island and in the heart of the capital, features a two mile long beach filled with lush white sand and beautiful palms. An extended boardwalk adds a party atmosphere to the beach. For travelers who want to venture farther away, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click the name of each one in the table to view a detailed page:

Beaches Near Holland House
Beach Distance Direction Location
Back Bay 1.0 ESE 1.3 mi. East-Southeast of Philipsburg
Geneve Bay 1.1 E 1.3 mi. East of Philipsburg
Indigo Bay Beach 1.3 W Little Bay
Guana Bay 1.5 ENE Guana Bay
Gibbs Bay 1.9 NE 1.0 mi. South of Oyster Pond
Cay Bay 2.1 W 1.9 mi. Southeast of Simpson Bay
Red Pond Bay 2.3 NE 0.7 mi. South of Oyster Pond
Dawn Beach 2.6 NE Oyster Pond
Kim Sha Beach 3.2 W Simpson Bay
Simpson Bay Beach 4.0 W Simpson Bay
Burgeaux Bay 4.8 W Beacon Hill

The closest option is Back Bay. Back Bay is situated on the east coast of the island and features dramatic hills and exciting waves splashing against the coast. Visitors head to area to admire the geological formations and natural feel rather than swimming in the sea, which can be quite dangerous. Swimmers can choose instead to head toward the natural pools.

Another location you might enjoy is Great Bay which offers an active beach scene. Great Bay, located on the southern end of the island and in the heart of the capital, features a two mile long beach filled with lush white sand and beautiful palms. An extended boardwalk adds a party atmosphere to the beach. You'll find it a half mile west of the property.

Nearby Areas

Vacationers who are curious about the area's important features might want to find out how far—or near—the adjacent town or city is from their accommodations. Holland House Beach Hotel is found near the middle of Philipsburg.

The following table contains a listing of areas near Holland House Beach Hotel:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Point Blanche 0.8 SE
Guana Bay 1.5 NE
Little Bay 1.5 W
Middle Region 1.6 N
Welgelegen 1.7 WNW
Defiance 1.7 NNE
Saunders 1.8 NW
Dutch Quarter 1.8 N
Zorg En Rust 1.9 N
Betty's 1.9 NW

Nearby Attractions

Yoda Guy Movie Exhibit

Visitors who crave an exciting itinerary during their stay on the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten will find that Holland House Beach Hotel makes a great base for their tropical explorations. Yes, this region is simply full of places for travelers to explore, like Philipsburg Theatres, Yoda Guy Movie Exhibit, and The Salt Pickers, to name a few. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Philipsburg Theatres.

For even more attractions to add to your agenda, find several of the nearest listed in the table below.

Attractions Near Holland House
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Philipsburg Theatres Movie Theater -- -- Philipsburg
Yoda Guy Movie Exhibit Museum -- -- Philipsburg
The Salt Pickers Monument 0.2 N Philipsburg
The Courthouse Historical Site 0.1 NW Philipsburg
Wathey Square Park 0.1 W Philipsburg
St. Maarten Museum Museum 0.2 SE Philipsburg
St. Maarten Zoo Zoo 1.1 N Philipsburg
Sucker Garden Salt Factory Ruins Historical Site -- -- 1.4 mi. Northeast of Philipsburg
Fort Willem I Historical Site 1.0 W Little Bay
Fort Amsterdam Historical Site 1.1 SW 1.0 mi. South West of Philipsburg
Groot Bai Lighthouse Lighthouse 1.1 SW 1.0 mi. South West of Philipsburg
Mary's Fancy Plantation Plantation 1.8 NW Saunders
Emilio Wilson Historic Park Park 1.9 NW Saunders
Sint Maarten Marine Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 1.3 SSE 1.5 mi. Southeast of Philipsburg
Sint Maarten Marine Park Eastern End Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 1.3 SSE 1.5 mi. Southeast of Philipsburg
Sint Maarten Marine Park Western End Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 1.3 SSE 1.5 mi. Southeast of Philipsburg
Belvedere Plantation Historical Site 2.2 NNE 0.9 mi. West of Oyster Pond
Seaside Nature Park Park -- -- 1.9 mi. Southeast of Simpson Bay
Megaplex 7 Movie Theater 2.8 W 1.0 mi. Southeast of Simpson Bay
Caribbean Cinemas - St. Maarten Megaplex 7 Movie Theater 2.8 W 1.0 mi. Southeast of Simpson Bay
Sunset Theatre Movie Theater -- -- Simpson Bay

If you're searching for an interesting place to visit, Yoda Guy Movie Exhibit might be worth a visit. An unexpected find on the island, this Star Wars replica and memorabilia museum not only exists, but it is one of the top three most popular museums in the whole of the Caribbean. Created by international artist Nick Maley, you can stop in and tour all of the important movie history that has touched him and his wife over the years.

Nearby Accommodations

Finding details about nearby hotel booking possibilities is oftentimes an excellent way to get a feel for the area as whole. You can find no shortage of other destinations to think about prior to making a decision, as this part of the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten has an impressive range of hotels and resorts to choose from. Find details about the surrounding area's booking options by viewing the following table.

Accommodations near Holland House
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Horizon View Beach Hotel 0.0 W Philipsburg, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Seaview Beach Hotel 0.2 WNW Philipsburg, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Sea Palace Resort 0.4 WNW Philipsburg, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Ernest Hotel -- -- Philipsburg, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Midtown Motel -- -- Philipsburg, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Monte Oro Hotel -- -- Philipsburg, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Paula's Country Inn -- -- Philipsburg, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Sonesta Great Bay Beach Hotel 0.8 W Philipsburg, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Divi Little Bay Beach & Racquet Club 1.0 WSW 0.9 mi. West-Southwest of Philipsburg, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
 

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