What's Near Midtown Motel

Nearby Beaches

Great Bay

Travelers vacationing in this section of the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten almost always visit one of the region's wonderful beaches. There are bound to be nearby beaches that you will enjoy.

Each of the places on the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten have their own unique features; even small differences in features can affect whether you bring the family along, or come prepared for a party atmosphere. Every one of the options near Midtown Motel (listed in the following table), has features worth noting. Click the names below to learn about amenities and other details:

Beaches Near Midtown Motel
Beach Distance Direction Location
Great Bay -- -- Philipsburg
Geneve Bay -- -- 1.3 mi. East of Philipsburg
Back Bay -- -- 1.3 mi. East-Southeast of Philipsburg
Guana Bay -- -- Guana Bay
Little Bay Beach -- -- Little Bay
Gibbs Bay -- -- 1.0 mi. South of Oyster Pond
Red Pond Bay -- -- 0.7 mi. South of Oyster Pond
Cay Bay -- -- 1.9 mi. Southeast of Simpson Bay
Dawn Beach -- -- Oyster Pond
Kim Sha Beach -- -- Simpson Bay
Simpson Bay Beach -- -- Simpson Bay
Burgeaux Bay -- -- Beacon Hill
Maho Bay Beach -- -- Maho Reef

Great Bay is the closest to the motel. 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 spend as much time as you want at this coastal site, considering there are nearby public restrooms.

If you're interested in a less raucous beach scene, Geneve Bay might be a good choice. Located on the east coast of the island and a short distance from the capital city of Philipsburg, Geneve Bay features a small, secluded beach area. Black sand makes the area less ideal for sunbathing, but the beautiful isolation and exciting waves from the Atlantic give the area an exciting atmosphere.

Nearby Areas

Travelers who are hesitant to book their accommodations before learning about what's in the surrounding area might like to know how far away the nearest city or town is from the property. Midtown Motel is found toward the center of Philipsburg.

The following table contains a listing of areas near Midtown Motel:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Middle Region 1.1 N
Guana Bay 1.3 E
Point Blanche 1.3 SSE
Defiance 1.3 NE
Dutch Quarter 1.3 N
Saunders 1.4 NW
Zorg En Rust 1.4 N
Little Bay 1.5 W
Betty's 1.5 NW
Welgelegen 1.5 W

Nearby Attractions

Yoda Guy Movie Exhibit

Travelers who want to learn about local culture and have some fun outdoors during their trip to the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten will find that Midtown Motel is in a fun location with plenty of nearby sights. You will soon notice that this area has a lot of places for vacationers to explore, like Philipsburg Theatres, Yoda Guy Movie Exhibit, and The Salt Pickers, to name a few. The closest of the three is Philipsburg Theatres.

With quite a few attractions near this vacation spot, you don't have to limit yourself; more of the nearest attractions are shown in the table below.

Attractions Near Midtown Motel
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Philipsburg Theatres Movie Theater -- -- Philipsburg
Yoda Guy Movie Exhibit Museum -- -- Philipsburg
The Salt Pickers Monument -- -- Philipsburg
The Courthouse Historical Site -- -- Philipsburg
Wathey Square Park -- -- Philipsburg
St. Maarten Heritage Museum Museum -- -- Philipsburg
St. Maarten Museum Museum -- -- Philipsburg
St. Maarten Zoo Zoo -- -- Philipsburg
Sucker Garden Salt Factory Ruins Historical Site -- -- 1.4 mi. Northeast of Philipsburg
Fort Willem I Historical Site -- -- Little Bay
Fort Amsterdam Historical Site -- -- 1.0 mi. South West of Philipsburg
Groot Bai Lighthouse Lighthouse -- -- 1.0 mi. South West of Philipsburg
Mary's Fancy Plantation Plantation -- -- Saunders
Emilio Wilson Historic Park Park -- -- Saunders
Sint Maarten Marine Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve -- -- 1.5 mi. Southeast of Philipsburg
Sint Maarten Marine Park Eastern End Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve -- -- 1.5 mi. Southeast of Philipsburg
Sint Maarten Marine Park Western End Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve -- -- 1.5 mi. Southeast of Philipsburg
Belvedere Plantation Historical Site -- -- 0.9 mi. West of Oyster Pond
Seaside Nature Park Park -- -- 1.9 mi. Southeast of Simpson Bay
Caribbean Cinemas Movie Theater -- -- Cole Bay
Megaplex 7 Movie Theater -- -- 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 a good choice. 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

When deciding where to stay, it can sometimes be a good idea to learn more about nearby lodging options in order to get a feel for the surrounding area. Readers will find no shortage of other properties to learn about prior to making a decision, as this part of the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten offers visitors a sweeping variety of resorts and hotels to pick from. If you'd like to find more info about hotel booking possibilities available in the vicinity, view the table below.

Accommodations near Midtown Motel
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Ernest Hotel -- -- 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
Seaview Hotel & Casino -- -- Philipsburg, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Sea Palace Resort -- -- Philipsburg, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Horizon View Beach Hotel -- -- Philipsburg, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Holland House Beach Hotel -- -- Philipsburg, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Sonesta Great Bay Beach Hotel -- -- Philipsburg, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Divi Little Bay Beach & Racquet Club -- -- 0.9 mi. West-Southwest of Philipsburg, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
 

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