What's Located Around Simpson Bay Resort and Marina

The beaches on the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten are boasted as some of the most enjoyable sights that the island has to offer.

If you are looking forward to the beach more than anything, Simpson Bay Resort and Marina is set in the perfect location for you. This property is situated on the water, so tourists can spend all day every day in the sun if they want.

Nearby Beaches

Of course, since Simpson Bay Resort and Marina is located directly on Kim Sha Beach, sun bathing is a popular pastime here. 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. For travelers who want to venture farther away, the following options each offer something a little different. Clicking on each link below allows you to see more details:

Beaches Near Pelican Resort
Beach Distance Direction Location
Simpson Bay Beach 0.8 NW Simpson Bay
Cay Bay 1.4 ESE 1.9 mi. Southeast of Simpson Bay
Burgeaux Bay 1.5 WNW Beacon Hill
Maho Bay Beach 1.8 WNW Maho Reef
Mullet Bay 2.2 WNW 1.7 mi. West of Simpson Bay
Indigo Bay Beach 2.2 ESE Little Bay
Great Bay 2.8 E Philipsburg
Cupecoy Bay 3.1 WNW 2.7 mi. West-Northwest of Simpson Bay
Back Bay 4.4 E 1.3 mi. East-Southeast of Philipsburg
Geneve Bay 4.4 E 1.3 mi. East of Philipsburg
Guana Bay 4.7 E Guana Bay
Gibbs Bay 4.9 E 1.0 mi. South of Oyster Pond

Simpson Bay Beach is probably the most convenient option to visit near this property. Located close to the Princess Juliana Airport, the Simpson Bay beach features a long stretch of white sand and clear waters. The primary appeal of Simpson Bay Beach lies in its tranquil charm, though its location allows for easy access to local restaurants, bars, casinos, and more.

If you're interested in a chance to escape the crowds, Mullet Bay might be just right for you. Located on the western coast of the island, Mullet Bay Beach features a large strip of white sand, filled with palm trees and seagrapes. One of the best beaches on St. Maarten for swimming because of the excellent conditions of the crystalline waters, Mullet Bay is popular with tourists and locals alike. It's situated just a short interval off.

Nearby Areas

Stopping by a community or town near your resort can help you get out of your comfort zone to experience something a little different, no matter if you'll just be browsing their markets, or finding an incredible local restaurant. Simpson Bay Resort and Marina is located along the southern outskirts of Simpson Bay, near Marigot.

The areas found closest to Simpson Bay Resort and Marina are listed below.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Simpson Bay 0.7 NNW
Newll 0.9 E
Cole Bay 1.0 ENE
Beacon Hill 1.4 WNW
Maho Reef 1.7 WNW
Welgelegen 1.8 E
Little Bay 1.9 E
Saunders 2.3 ENE
Point Pirouette 2.3 NW
St. Peters 2.4 NE

Nearby Attractions

Fort Amsterdam

Simpson Bay Resort and Marina makes for a great spot for active visitors. There are plenty of activities to be discovered when searching from this accommodation. You will find that this particular part of Simpson Bay claims a number of exciting attractions, like Sunset Theatre, Caribbean Cinemas - St. Maarten Megaplex 7, and Megaplex 7, to name a few. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Sunset Theatre.

For even more attractions to add to your agenda, find several of the nearest named in the following table.

Attractions Near Pelican Resort
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Sunset Theatre Movie Theater -- -- Simpson Bay
Caribbean Cinemas - St. Maarten Megaplex 7 Movie Theater 0.6 E 1.0 mi. Southeast of Simpson Bay
Megaplex 7 Movie Theater 0.6 E 1.0 mi. Southeast of Simpson Bay
Seaside Nature Park Park -- -- 1.9 mi. Southeast of Simpson Bay
Emilio Wilson Historic Park Park 2.2 ENE Saunders
Mary's Fancy Plantation Plantation 2.3 ENE Saunders
Fort Willem I Historical Site 2.4 E Little Bay
Fort Amsterdam Historical Site 2.6 ESE 1.0 mi. South West of Philipsburg
Groot Bai Lighthouse Lighthouse 2.6 ESE 1.0 mi. South West of Philipsburg
St. Maarten Zoo Zoo 3.2 E Philipsburg
Philipsburg Theatres Movie Theater -- -- Philipsburg
Yoda Guy Movie Exhibit Museum -- -- Philipsburg
The Courthouse Historical Site 3.3 E Philipsburg
Wathey Square Park 3.3 E Philipsburg
The Salt Pickers Monument 3.4 E Philipsburg
St. Maarten Museum Museum 3.5 E Philipsburg
Sucker Garden Salt Factory Ruins Historical Site -- -- 1.4 mi. Northeast of Philipsburg
Belvedere Plantation Historical Site 4.4 ENE 0.9 mi. West of Oyster Pond
Sint Maarten Marine Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 4.2 ESE 1.5 mi. Southeast of Philipsburg
Sint Maarten Marine Park Eastern End Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 4.2 ESE 1.5 mi. Southeast of Philipsburg
Sint Maarten Marine Park Western End Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 4.2 ESE 1.5 mi. Southeast of Philipsburg

If you're looking for a chance to see something a little different, Caribbean Cinemas - St. Maarten Megaplex 7 might be a good choice. 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

Getting details about nearby lodging options is oftentimes a convenient means of getting a feel for the area as whole. You will be able to find no shortage of other properties to think about nearby, as this section of the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten offers travelers an exceptional range of hotels and resorts to choose from. Find out about all the area's booking options by viewing the following table.

Accommodations near Pelican Resort
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Diamond Resorts Flamingo Beach Resort 0.0 SW Pelican Key, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Pelican Resort 0.1 ESE Pelican Key, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
La Vista Beach Resort 0.2 SSE Pelican Key, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
The Atrium Beach Resort 0.3 NE Simpson Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
El Manar 0.3 ENE Simpson Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Royal Palm Beach Resort 0.3 N Simpson Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Turquoise Shell Inn 0.5 N Simpson Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Airport Inn Hotel -- -- Simpson Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Chatelaine Hotel -- -- Simpson Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Paradise 0.6 N Simpson Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
 

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