What's Near Blue Pelican

Nearby Beaches

Simpson Bay Beach

Travelers staying in this section of the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten usually enjoy a day at one of the stunning beaches. You should be able to enjoy benefit of some nearby.

Each of the beaches in this region have different personalities, which could be better suited for a romantic stroll than a family outing, or vice versa. You're bound to find an option that suits you in the following table. Clicking on each link below allows you to view our detailed article:

Beaches Near Blue Pelican
Beach Distance Direction Location
Kim Sha Beach 0.3 N Simpson Bay
Simpson Bay Beach 1.0 NW Simpson Bay
Cay Bay 1.2 ESE 1.9 mi. Southeast of Simpson Bay
Burgeaux Bay 1.7 WNW Beacon Hill
Maho Bay Beach 2.0 WNW Maho Reef
Indigo Bay Beach 2.0 E Little Bay
Mullet Bay 2.4 WNW 1.7 mi. West of Simpson Bay
Great Bay 2.7 E Philipsburg
Cupecoy Bay 3.4 WNW 2.7 mi. West-Northwest of Simpson Bay
Back Bay 4.2 E 1.3 mi. East-Southeast of Philipsburg
Geneve Bay 4.3 E 1.3 mi. East of Philipsburg
Guana Bay 4.5 E Guana Bay
Gibbs Bay 4.8 E 1.0 mi. South of Oyster Pond

The most obvious one to visit is Kim Sha Beach. Since this beach can be found a quarter mile from the apartment building, your group won't have to journey far to enjoy a beautiful shoreline. Centrally located, Kimsha Beach is what you might call a "party beach." There is always something going on here, even at night, thanks to local venues which host beach parties and concerts on a regular basis. During the day, swimming, sunning, and watersports are all possible.

Nearby Areas

Vacationers who are curious to know about the surrounding area's offerings might like to know how far away the nearby town or city is from their accommodations. Blue Pelican can be found in Pelican Key, a village near Marigot; it is 0.8 miles to the south-southeast of Simpson Bay.

The table below lists some of the areas near Blue Pelican.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Newll 0.8 E
Simpson Bay 0.8 NNW
Cole Bay 1.0 NE
Beacon Hill 1.6 WNW
Welgelegen 1.6 E
Little Bay 1.7 E
Maho Reef 1.9 WNW
Saunders 2.2 ENE
St. Peters 2.4 NE
Point Pirouette 2.5 NW

Nearby Attractions

Fort Amsterdam

Blue Pelican makes for an excellent place to stay for active tourists. There are a great deal of activities to be enjoyed when starting at this lodging. In fact, this particular region boasts plenty of places for travelers to explore, such as Sunset Theatre, Caribbean Cinemas - St. Maarten Megaplex 7, and Megaplex 7, to name a few. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Sunset Theatre.

Several more of this property's nearest attractions are listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Blue Pelican
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Sunset Theatre Movie Theater -- -- Simpson Bay
Caribbean Cinemas - St. Maarten Megaplex 7 Movie Theater 0.4 E 1.0 mi. Southeast of Simpson Bay
Megaplex 7 Movie Theater 0.4 E 1.0 mi. Southeast of Simpson Bay
Seaside Nature Park Park -- -- 1.9 mi. Southeast of Simpson Bay
Emilio Wilson Historic Park Park 2.1 ENE Saunders
Mary's Fancy Plantation Plantation 2.2 ENE Saunders
Fort Willem I Historical Site 2.2 E Little Bay
Fort Amsterdam Historical Site 2.4 ESE 1.0 mi. South West of Philipsburg
Groot Bai Lighthouse Lighthouse 2.4 ESE 1.0 mi. South West of Philipsburg
St. Maarten Zoo Zoo 3.0 E Philipsburg
Philipsburg Theatres Movie Theater -- -- Philipsburg
Yoda Guy Movie Exhibit Museum -- -- Philipsburg
The Courthouse Historical Site 3.1 E Philipsburg
Wathey Square Park 3.1 E Philipsburg
The Salt Pickers Monument 3.2 E Philipsburg
St. Maarten Museum Museum 3.4 E Philipsburg
Sucker Garden Salt Factory Ruins Historical Site -- -- 1.4 mi. Northeast of Philipsburg
Belvedere Plantation Historical Site 4.3 ENE 0.9 mi. West of Oyster Pond
Sint Maarten Marine Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 4.0 ESE 1.5 mi. Southeast of Philipsburg
Sint Maarten Marine Park Eastern End Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 4.0 ESE 1.5 mi. Southeast of Philipsburg
Sint Maarten Marine Park Western End Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 4.0 ESE 1.5 mi. Southeast of Philipsburg

If you're looking for somewhere interesting to go, Caribbean Cinemas - St. Maarten Megaplex 7 might be what the doctor ordered. Caribbean Cinema's is a movie theater chain with many different locations in the Caribbean and Puerto Rico that show current blockbuster films in both Spanish and English with Spanish subtitles.

Nearby Accommodations

Learning more about nearby hotel booking possibilities is often an easy way to get a feel for the area as whole. Readers will find lots of other destinations to think about nearby, as this section of the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten houses an exceptional selection of hotels and resorts to pick from. Find details about all the area's booking possibilities by reviewing the following table.

Accommodations near Blue Pelican
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Pelican Resort 0.1 NNW Pelican Key, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
La Vista Beach Resort 0.1 WSW Pelican Key, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Diamond Resorts Flamingo Beach Resort 0.2 NW Pelican Key, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Simpson Bay Resort and Marina 0.2 NW Pelican Key, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
The Atrium Beach Resort 0.3 N Simpson Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
El Manar 0.3 NNE Simpson Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Royal Palm Beach Resort 0.5 N Simpson Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Turquoise Shell Inn 0.7 N Simpson Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Paradise 0.8 NNW Simpson Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Chatelaine Hotel -- -- Simpson Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
 

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