Accommodations in Simpson Bay

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Where you are on Simpson Bay will for the most part determine the types of accommodations that are available.  Simpson Bay West, which is closest to the airport, is where you'll find a number of high rise hotels and cheap motels for quick stay-overs.  To the East, however, the Bay runs over the French Border and contains Kimsha Beach.  Here is where you'll find resort-style hotels, small guesthouses, and villa complexes. 


Diamond Resorts Flamingo Beach Resort

You will find a few categories of hotels to consider in the area, including a handful of hotels and plenty of resorts. Those looking to enjoy a lively late-night scene will find exactly that at a pair hotels around Simpson Bay. Read additional information on each one by clicking on their names.

A popular vacation spot for active recreation on-site is Simpson Bay Resort and Marina. The suites available for guests wishing to stay at Pelican Resort Club feature your choice of sea or bay views. All units have kitchens, air conditioning, and a balcony or terrace. Guests will be able to find them on Billy Folly Road.

Princess Port de Plaisance is one top-rated property located in eastern Simpson Bay. Stunning vistas of mountains, ocean, and tropical gardens from upscale accommodations highlight a stay at Princess Port de Plaisance. The property is an all-suite hotel with an elegant ambiance and superior amenities. You'll be able to find them at 155 Union Road.

Vacationers who are in search of convenient on-site dining possibilities might want to think about Royal Palm Beach Resort. European and Caribbean atmospheres combine to provide sophistication and genuine hospitality at the Royal Palm Beach Resort on St. Martin. Usually more popular with timeshare owners, the resort also offers one, two, and three bedrooms suites to the public, each equipped with their own living areas and kitchens. The property is located at 115 Welfare Road.

These are just a sample of the choices you'll find. To visit our detailed guide to hotels within the area, visit this page.

Condos and Villa Complexes

Blue Pelican

Guests will also find non-standard hotel accommodations in the area, including tons of condos and a nice variety of villa complexes. Avid beach-goers can generally expect to find convenient access to the beach, as many villas and other accommodations are located right on the coast.

If you are trying to find plenty of convenient dining options near your accommodation, Blue Pelican is one spot you shouldn't overlook. Each of the 13 apartments features a loft-style set up and has one private bedroom. You'll find them on Billy Folly Road.

One destination located on the coast worth considering is La Siesta. Comprised of 13 private residences spread out over two large buildings on the beach, this property is the prefect place to stay for a home-like environment that can easily cater to large parties or those planning an extended stay.

Another good option is Coral Shores Villas. Each two bedroom, two bathroom villa has it's own private courtyard, private patios, fully-equipped kitchens, a propane barbecue grill, and a washer and dryer. The property can be found at 171 Riverwalk Trail.

Simpson Bay has additional choices. If you want to find out more concerning villa complexes within the area on this page.

You can see a complete list of accommodations available for Sint Maarten by clicking here.

Camping and Eco-Tourism In Simpson Bay

Nature enthusiasts should consider the one eco-tourism property available. Besides the standard accommodation choices, you can find an eco-lodge.

If you're looking to find lots of tasty dining opportunities close to your accommodation, Turquoise Shell Inn is one spot you shouldn't overlook. The hotel houses 10 one bedroom suites, which feature full kitchens, cable television, and an air conditioner in the bedroom. They are situated at 34 Simpson Bay Road.

Eco-Accommodations In Simpson Bay
Name Type Phone Number Star Rating Location Island
Turquoise Shell Inn Lodge (721) 545-2875


0.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central Simpson Bay the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten

Individual Villas

Some people always favor the independence offered by one of the privately rented villas. You can read this extended discussion dedicated to the individual property rentals in Simpson Bay if you need additional information.

All-Inclusive Accommodations

Sonesta Great Bay Beach Hotel

Despite the fact that only nearby properties offer all-in-one pricing, some travelers still like the convenience of paying for everything on a single bill. There are several reasons why these plans are successful. For instance, they eliminate the need to figure out what everything is going to cost.

If you prefer to stay at a exclusive property, Sonesta Ocean Point would be a good spot to begin your search. Sonesta Ocean Point is a luxurious and modern adults only resort in St. Maarteen. Located right on the beautiful waters of Maho Bay, you'll have no trouble kicking back and unwinding while taking advantage of their 3 pools, butler service, and a spa. They are located at 1A Rhine Road.

A property located on the oceanfront you should consider is Mercure St Martin and Marina. Situated near some of the best shopping and eating in Marigot, and the most exciting nightlife in Maho, is the Mercure St Martin and Marina. This hotel decked out in modern decor and stands ready to host any type of guest -- from the business traveler, to those looking for rest and relaxation, and even those hosting an event. If you want to be sure they're open , call them at 590-5-90875454.

If you're interested, read more information about all-inclusive properties by following this link.


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