Things to See and Do While Staying at Villas on Great Bay

Though guests might not find many recreational possibilities right at Villas on Great Bay, that doesn't mean there aren't a variety of other fun things to do and see during your time in St. Martin.

Villas on Great Bay does have a swimming pool, so whether you're with a group that likes to make a splash or just your significant other, it makes a convenient excuse to relax poolside as you plan the rest of your time on the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten. Of course, these accommodations are also found right next to the beach, so there's a few different places to stay cool outdoors when you stay here.


While there isn't a golf course at Villas on Great Bay, you may be able to arrange some playing time nearby. The closest course is Mullet Bay Golf Course, which is located quickly driven to by taxi, so call the local taxi service and get a ride there for a great golfing experience. This course has 18 holes total. This 5799 yard course has been rated a par 70. If you'd like to see if it is possible to schedule a tee time, you can reach the course at (721) 545-2850.

Family Activities

Families are encouraged to stay at Villas on Great Bay, though you likely will not be impressed by an extra large selection of amenities and activities designed for youngsters. If you want a hotel to lodge at with specific perks that are tailored specifically for children, check out .

No matter how much you love them, you may want to leave the little ones behind for St. Martin's adult attractions. The front desk can arrange for a sitter, so parents have the opportunity to enjoy a romantic night by themselves.

Entertainment and Nightlife

This villa complex tends to be calm and quiet when the sun goes down. Accordingly, this is not typically the best option for lodgers that want after dark entertainment where they are staying.

Plus, you'll find that Villas on Great Bay doesn't have a bar or club of its own, but that doesn't mean you'll be left without something to do at night.

Looking for more nightlife options? You'll find that there are a few nightlife alternatives nearby, though variety may not be their strong point. You can look into those listed in the following chart:

Accommodations near the Villas on Great Bay with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Sonesta Great Bay Beach Hotel 0.5 mi. West of Central Philipsburg 4 check
Sea Palace Resort 0.1 mi. West of Central Philipsburg -- --
Divi Little Bay Beach & Racquet Club 0.9 mi. West-Southwest of Central Philipsburg 3 --

If you want to try your hand at some games of chance, you can visit the closest casino, Golden Casino. You can find Golden Casino just a short interval away from Villas on Great Bay.


Beyond what can be found on-site, visitors looking to get out 'n' about will certainly appreciate the many exciting recreational opportunities on the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten. Regardless of whether you'd rather hang out at the beach or play a couple rounds of golf, you will encounter plenty of other recreational opportunities close at hand. Investigate these pages to read more about sightseeing, scuba diving, riding a bike or scooter, shopping, fishing, snorkeling, and other activities you might enjoy.


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