Shopping in Simpson Bay

St. Maarten is beloved among visitors in the Caribbean for the duty free shopping which is paired with reduced prices on luxury goods up to 50 percent.  In Simpson Bay, you'll find the best shopping is available at Maho Resort and the Marina Village where there are over 50 different shop sot choose from.  You'll find luxury goods like leather, crystal, liquor, cothing, and more.  

Gifts and Souvenirs

If you're looking for some souvenirs or gifts consider heading to Shipwreck Pelican Resort, which is located within Simpson Bay. For over 40 years, Shipwreck has dominated the souvenir scene on both sides of the island. There are 16 different locations throughout, and this one just happens to be the largest of them all. You can find them on Billy Folly Road.

A second place to consider is Shipwreck Flamingo Resort, which is found less than a hundred yards (about a hundred meters) of Shipwreck Pelican Resort. One of the best known chains of souvenir shops on the island, this is where visitors will find the widest selection of trinkets to help them commemorate their vacation. They're on Billy Folly Road.

A third place to consider is Shipwreck Royal Palm. Every type of gift and souvenir you could hope to find is available here, and it is all made with high quality standards. This ranges from the simplest of items like key chains and pens all the way to a seasonal line or resort wear and goods for the home. They are situated on Welfare Road.

Many of the gift and souvenir shops in Simpson Bay or its vicinity are shown in the following table.

Gifts and Souvenirs Around Simpson Bay
Name Phone Location
Aladin (721) 545-4199 Maho Reef, 1.4 mi. West of Central Simpson Bay
Boutique Stitch (059) 087-0100 Sandy Ground, 1.6 mi. North of Central Simpson Bay
David's Gift Shop (721) 545-4264 1.0 mi. West-Northwest of Central Simpson Bay
Good Cards (721) 544-5529 0.7 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay
Imagine You And Me (059) 087-1240 Sandy Ground, 1.6 mi. North of Central Simpson Bay
Nativa (721) 544-2748 Simpson Bay
Patricia's Caribbean Floral Baskets By Alta (721) 522-9017 Simpson Bay
Roblitos Gift Shop (721) 545-4264 1.0 mi. West-Northwest of Central Simpson Bay
Shipwreck Airport Road (721) 542-5358 0.1 mi. East of Central Simpson Bay
Shipwreck Flamingo Resort (721) 542-5358 Pelican Key, 0.7 mi. South of Central Simpson Bay
Shipwreck Maho Beach (721) 542-5358 Maho Reef, 1.5 mi. West of Central Simpson Bay
Shipwreck Marigot (721) 542-5358 Downtown Marigot, 2.3 mi. North-Northeast of Central Simpson Bay
Shipwreck PJI Airport (721) 542-5358 1.0 mi. West-Northwest of Central Simpson Bay
Shipwreck Pelican Resort (721) 542-5358 Pelican Key, 0.7 mi. South-Southeast of Central Simpson Bay
Shipwreck Porto Cupecoy (721) 542-5358 2.6 mi. West-Northwest of Central Simpson Bay
Shipwreck Royal Palm (721) 542-5358 0.4 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay
Shipwrecked Pirate -- 0.8 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay

Specialty Shops

One of the area's popular speciality shops is The Scuba Shop. They are located in Simpson Bay. As the larger of the two Scuba Shops in Sint Maarten, the Scuba Shop at Palapa Bay offers a wide range of watersport equipment and apparel. They're located at 16 Airport Boulevard.

Many specialty shops in or near Simpson Bay can be seen in the chart below.

Specialty Shops Around Simpson Bay
Name Type Phone Location
Beach Bum & Co Surfing Gear Store (721) 545-2905 Maho Reef, 1.4 mi. West of Central Simpson Bay
Beach Stuff International N.V. Surfing Gear Store (721) 545-5390 Maho Reef, 1.4 mi. West of Central Simpson Bay
Blue Water Sport Fishing Fishing Equipment and Tackle Shop (721) 545-3230 Simpson Bay
Eck Francis Studio Art Gallery (059) 087-1232 Sandy Ground, 1.4 mi. North of Central Simpson Bay
Frodes East African Art Art Gallery (721) 545-3379 Simpson Bay
Isa Casa Del Cigar Tobacconist and Cigar Shop -- 0.1 mi. Northeast of Central Simpson Bay
Jewelry Art Jewelry Store -- 0.1 mi. North-Northeast of Central Simpson Bay
Kittiware Bait & Tackle Fishing Equipment and Tackle Shop (721) 545-3666 Simpson Bay
Mounette Radot Gallery Art Gallery (721) 544-2391 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay
Sarl Galerie Du Pont Tobacconist and Cigar Shop (059) 087-0380 Sandy Ground, 1.6 mi. North of Central Simpson Bay
Simpson Bay Art Gallery Art Gallery (721) 544-3464 Simpson Bay
The Scuba Shop Dive Shop (721) 545-3213 0.3 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay

Clothing and Apparel

Looking for clothing? You might want to try Nautique -- it's located in Simpson Bay. The store is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. They're located at 25 Waterfront Road.

A second good option is MCM Boutique -- which is found just next door to Nautique. MCM Boutique features a collection of stylish clothing goods and accessories that will make people look twice. At the centerpiece of any MCM outfit, there are the leather products the store specializes, including their luxurious designer bags. They're located on Airport Road.

Lots of apparel shops in the vicinity of Simpson Bay are shown right below.

Clothing and Apparel Around Simpson Bay
Name Type Phone Location
Anaberny's Fashion Boutique (721) 522-3958 0.2 mi. East of Central Simpson Bay
Budget Nautique Boutique (721) 542-2866 Simpson Bay
Girasole Men & Women Fashion Boutique (721) 545-4120 Maho Reef, 1.4 mi. West of Central Simpson Bay
Island Fever Boutique (721) 542-5966 Simpson Bay
La Galleria Boutique (721) 545-4354 1.9 mi. West of Central Simpson Bay
La Romana Simpson Bay Boutique (721) 545-2181 Simpson Bay
MCM Boutique Boutique (721) 545-5470 Simpson Bay
Maternity World Boutique Maternity Store (721) 544-4902 Simpson Bay
Nautique Swimwear, Beachwear and Sportswear Store (721) 544-3134 Simpson Bay
Tracy's Boutique Boutique (721) 545-3394 Simpson Bay

Food and Grocery

Looking for some food? Zee Best Bakeshop is found within southeastern Simpson Bay. With the success of two Zee Best breakfast restaurants in St. Maarten, the owners decided to open a third locale: Zee Best Bakeshop. This eatery offers breakfast and lunch for takeout only, so it is a great spot to stop when you are starting a busy day. The property can be found at 100 Airport Road.

Check the following chart for more information about your options.

Food and Grocery Stores In Simpson Bay
Name Type Phone Location
Airport Liquor Center Beer, Wine, and Liquor Store (721) 545-2830 1.0 mi. West-Northwest of Central Simpson Bay
Baharani & Sons N.V. Beer, Wine, and Liquor Store (721) 545-3656 Simpson Bay
Cafe Atlantico Bakery (721) 545-2663 Simpson Bay
Carl & Sons Cheese & Pastry Shop Bakery (721) 545-2311 Simpson Bay
General Food Store Grocery Store (721) 545-3244 0.2 mi. East of Central Simpson Bay
Grand Marche Simpson Bay Grocery Store (721) 545-3055 Simpson Bay
Highway Grocery Grocery Store (721) 545-4900 Simpson Bay
J & H Liquors Beer, Wine, and Liquor Store (721) 545-3176 Simpson Bay
Simpson Bay Fish Market Fish and Seafood Market -- 0.3 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay
The St. Marteen Bakery Bakery (721) 544-4959 0.5 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay
Triple D Grocery Grocery Store (721) 545-3674 Simpson Bay
Zee Best Bakeshop Bakery (721) 522-1030 0.8 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay
 

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