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

Though sampling several outdoor activities can be exciting, it isn't on every traveler's agenda. So, despite the fact that Villas on Great Bay doesn't have the most impressive selection of outdoor activities, it may nevertheless provide precisely the type of atmosphere you're looking for.

Villas on Great Bay has one swimming pool, so during your downtime it makes a great excuse to take a dip, or hang out in a deck chair. Also consider that this property is located directly on the beach, so there's definitely ways to relax outdoors during your stay.


Even though Villas on Great Bay doesn't feature a golf course, you may be able to arrange a tee time during your stay. The nearest course is Mullet Bay Golf Course, which is located readily reached by cab, so call the local taxi service and head over for an enjoyable day of golfing. Players will find 18 challenging holes at this nearby course. The course has a total length of 5799 yards, and it has been rated as a par 70. If you'd like more information or want to inquire about the possibility of reserving a tee time, you can call the course at (721) 545-2850.

Family Activities

Villas on Great Bay encourages families to stay with them, but you may not be overwhelmed with a lot of different amenities and activities planned for the younger set. If you are looking for somewhere to stay with a lot more features that are tailored specifically for children, take a look at .

During your vacation, you may find yourself wanting to have some fun on your own, without worrying about the kids. Guests can arrange for a babysitter, so parents will have a chance to enjoy a romantic night by themselves.

Entertainment and Nightlife

If your trip would be dull without a celebrated nightlife scene and unlimited live entertainment, then Villas on Great Bay is probably not for you. The villa complex doesn't host many after-dark activities.

Also, you'll find that this site doesn't have a nightclub or bar on-site, but this doesn't mean you'll be left bored every evening.

Another option when you're looking for nighttime activities is to visit one of the other accommodations in the area. Though it should be noted that the hotels surrounding your own are not as highly rated with regards to nightlife as others, these options are listed in the following table:

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 are feeling lucky and looking for something else to do, one of the closest casinos is at Golden Casino. This one's just a few hundred yards from Villas on Great Bay.


Besides the options you'll find on-site, guests hoping to do some exploring shouldn't ever find a shortage of exciting things to do and see on the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten. No matter if you are looking to hang out at the beach or enjoy a couple of rounds on the golf course, you'll encounter lots of other recreational opportunities in the immediate surroundings. Check out these articles to read more about sightseeing, riding a scooter or bicycle, fishing, scuba diving, shopping, going snorkeling, and other activities.


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