What's Located Around Holland House Beach Hotel

Often, guests decide to take a trip to the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten because of the breath-taking beaches that the region is known for.

If you are a fan of the beach, Holland House Beach Hotel has what you need. This lodging is set along the water, so tourists can spend all day every day soaking up the sun if they so desire. This vacation destination is not located within the more congested parts of St. Martin, meaning those visiting this particular area oftentimes get to have the beach to themselves, allowing them to experience a little piece of paradise without all the crowds.

Nearby Beaches

Great Bay

Obviously, since Holland House Beach Hotel is located on Great Bay, hanging out at the beach is popular with guests staying 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 guests who want to venture farther away, the following options each offer something a little different. Click on the following names 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
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 most convenient 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.

You may also like nearby Great Bay which is generally home to an active scene with lots of other visitors. 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 small distance away.

Nearby Areas

Vacationers who aren't ready to book their rooms before learning about what else is in the area might like to know how far away the adjacent town or city is from their location. Holland House Beach Hotel is found in the heart of Philipsburg.

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of 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 want to learn about local culture and have some fun outdoors while vacationing on the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten will find that Holland House Beach Hotel is the perfect place for active guests, especially if they plan to take advantage of this busy part of town. Yes, this area has a lot of places for vacationers to explore, like Philipsburg Theatres, Yoda Guy Movie Exhibit, and The Salt Pickers. 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 named 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 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 looking for an enjoyable experience, Yoda Guy Movie Exhibit might be what the doctor ordered. 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

Getting information about nearby accommodations is generally a great way to get a feel for the area. You will find no shortage of other places to learn about before coming to a decision, as this section of the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten offers vacationers an excellent selection of hotels and resorts to pick from. In order to find details about hotel booking options available in the area, view the table below.

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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