What's Located Around Holland House Beach Hotel

Sometimes picking a hotel near the beach can make your vacation even more special. If you or your group are big beach fans, Holland House Beach Hotel has what you need. This property is located right along the water and sand, so tourists can spend as much time as they like soaking up the sun if that is what they want to do. This vacation destination is hidden away from St. Martin's busier areas, meaning guests will oftentimes find that the beach is fairly empty, giving them the chance to relax away from bustling crowds.

Nearby Beaches

Great Bay

Needless to say, since Holland House Beach Hotel sits directly on Great Bay, hanging out at the beach is one of the main attractions at this property. 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 vacationers who are willing to venture off site, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Clicking on each link below allows you to see more details:

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
Little 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 2.0 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

Back Bay is the closest to this property. 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.

Vacationers may also stop in at Great Bay which is usually full of tourists looking for a variety of beach activities. 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 can find this one a quick trip away.

Nearby Areas

Visitors who'd like some more information about what's in the surrounding area might want to find out how far—or near—the neighboring city or town is from the property. Holland House Beach Hotel is located toward the center of Philipsburg.

The areas that are closest to Holland House Beach Hotel are listed in the table below:

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

Holland House Beach Hotel serves as a great place to stay for active tourists. There are plenty of active pursuits to be enjoyed when starting at this accommodation. In fact, this area has a lot of places for vacationers to explore, such as 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.

These attractions are just a sample of what's in the area; find more listed in the following table.

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 Heritage Museum Museum 0.2 SE 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 -- -- 2.0 mi. Southeast of Simpson Bay
Caribbean Cinemas Movie Theater -- -- Cole Bay
Megaplex 7 Movie Theater 2.8 W 1.1 mi. Southeast of Simpson Bay
Sunset Theatre Movie Theater -- -- Simpson Bay

If you're searching for a chance to see something a little different, Yoda Guy Movie Exhibit may be just what you're looking for. 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 info about nearby lodging possibilities is often a great means of getting a feel for the surrounding area. You will be able to find lots of other properties to look at prior to reaching a decision, as this section of the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten has an impressive selection of hotels and resorts to choose from. Consult the following table for a complete listing of booking options that are found in the surrounding area.

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 Hotel & Casino 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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