What's Near Royal Palm Beach Resort

Lots of guests decide to visit the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten in anticipation of seeing the beautiful beaches that the island is so proud of.

If all you can think about is the beach, Royal Palm Beach Resort has what you need. This lodging is located on the coast, so guests can spend as much time as they like in the sun if that will make them happy. The beach on this property boasts the perfect weight as far as daily visitors; it's location is not too far from the landmarks in St. Martin, yet presents an atmosphere that isn't too over-crowded.

Nearby Beaches

Obviously, since Royal Palm Beach Resort is positioned directly on Kim Sha Beach, laying out in the sun is popular with guests staying at this property. 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 are willing to venture off site, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click the name of each one in the table to see more details:

Beaches Near Royal Palm
Beach Distance Direction Location
Simpson Bay Beach 0.7 NW Simpson Bay
Cay Bay 1.5 SE 1.9 mi. Southeast of Simpson Bay
Burgeaux Bay 1.5 W Beacon Hill
Maho Bay Beach 1.8 W Maho Reef
Mullet Bay 2.1 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 4.6 E Guana Bay
Gibbs Bay 4.8 E 1.0 mi. South of Oyster Pond

The most obvious one to visit is Simpson Bay Beach. 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 an enjoyable secluded beach, Mullet Bay could be just what the doctor ordered. 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. You can find it located just a short distance off.

Nearby Areas

Visitors who are curious to know about what's located nearby may be wondering how close (or far) the nearby city or town is from the property. Royal Palm Beach Resort is situated near the middle of Simpson Bay.

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Royal Palm Beach Resort.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Pelican Key 0.5 S
Cole Bay 0.8 E
Newll 1.0 SE
Beacon Hill 1.4 W
Maho Reef 1.7 W
Welgelegen 1.7 E
Little Bay 1.9 ESE
Saunders 2.1 E
St. Peters 2.1 NE
Point Pirouette 2.2 NW

Nearby Attractions

Fort Amsterdam

Vacationers who want to enjoy plenty of activities during their trip to the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten will quickly learn that Royal Palm Beach Resort is an excellent home base for those who want to take advantage of this interesting area. 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. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Sunset Theatre.

In search of even more activities to keep you busy? Take a look at all the things to do near the property, which are listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Royal Palm
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Sunset Theatre Movie Theater -- -- Simpson Bay
Caribbean Cinemas - St. Maarten Megaplex 7 Movie Theater 0.6 SE 1.0 mi. Southeast of Simpson Bay
Megaplex 7 Movie Theater 0.6 SE 1.0 mi. Southeast of Simpson Bay
Seaside Nature Park Park -- -- 1.9 mi. Southeast of Simpson Bay
Emilio Wilson Historic Park Park 2.0 E Saunders
Mary's Fancy Plantation Plantation 2.1 E Saunders
Fort Willem I Historical Site 2.3 E Little Bay
Fort Amsterdam Historical Site 2.7 SE 1.0 mi. South West of Philipsburg
Groot Bai Lighthouse Lighthouse 2.7 SE 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 3.3 E Philipsburg
Wathey Square Park 3.3 E Philipsburg
The Salt Pickers Monument 3.3 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 4.2 E 0.9 mi. West of Oyster Pond
Sint Maarten Marine Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 4.3 ESE 1.5 mi. Southeast of Philipsburg
Sint Maarten Marine Park Eastern End Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 4.3 ESE 1.5 mi. Southeast of Philipsburg
Sint Maarten Marine Park Western End Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 4.3 ESE 1.5 mi. Southeast of Philipsburg

If you're looking for somewhere a little different to visit, Caribbean Cinemas - St. Maarten Megaplex 7 may be just what you're looking for. 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

Finding details about nearby accommodations is generally an easy way to get a feel for the area. You can find no shortage of other properties to look at before making a decision, as this portion of the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten offers guests a terrific variety of hotels and resorts to pick from. Find out about all the area's booking possibilities by viewing the table below.

Accommodations near Royal Palm
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
The Atrium Beach Resort 0.2 SE Simpson Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Turquoise Shell Inn 0.2 NW Simpson Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
El Manar 0.3 SE Simpson Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Simpson Bay Resort and Marina 0.3 S Pelican Key, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Paradise 0.3 NW Simpson Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Diamond Resorts Flamingo Beach Resort 0.4 S Pelican Key, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Chatelaine Hotel -- -- Simpson Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Pelican Resort 0.4 S Pelican Key, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Travel Inn Hotel 0.4 NW Simpson Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Airport Inn Hotel -- -- Simpson Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
 

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