What's Close to Turquoise Shell Inn

Nearby Beaches

Simpson Bay Beach

Some people's favorite tourist attractions in this region are stretched along the coast. You should be able to have your pick of nearby beaches.

Each of the places along the coast of the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten have their own personalities; these characteristics could affect how much time you want to spend there, and what you need to bring. These choices are each worth investigating. Click on the following names to learn more:

Beaches Near Turquoise Shell
Beach Distance Direction Location
Kim Sha Beach 0.4 SSE Simpson Bay
Simpson Bay Beach 0.5 WNW Simpson Bay
Burgeaux Bay 1.4 W Beacon Hill
Maho Bay Beach 1.6 W Maho Reef
Cay Bay 1.7 SE 1.9 mi. Southeast of Simpson Bay
Mullet Bay 1.9 W 1.7 mi. West of Simpson Bay
Indigo Bay Beach 2.5 SE Little Bay
Cupecoy Bay 2.9 WNW 2.7 mi. West-Northwest of Simpson Bay
Great Bay 3.0 ESE Philipsburg
Geneve Bay 4.6 E 1.3 mi. East of Philipsburg
Back Bay 4.6 ESE 1.3 mi. East-Southeast of Philipsburg
Guana Bay 4.7 E Guana Bay
Gibbs Bay 4.9 E 1.0 mi. South of Oyster Pond

Kim Sha Beach is the closest to the lodge. Keep in mind that this enjoyable spot is found a half mile from the lodge, so you will have unlimited opportunities to enjoy the sun and the shore. 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

Guests who aren't ready to book their rooms before learning about what is close by might want to find out how far—or near—the nearest town or city is from their accommodations. Turquoise Shell Inn is located toward the center of Simpson Bay.

The table below lists some of the areas near Turquoise Shell Inn.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Pelican Key 0.8 SSE
Cole Bay 0.9 E
Newll 1.2 SE
Beacon Hill 1.3 W
Maho Reef 1.5 W
Welgelegen 1.9 E
Point Pirouette 1.9 NW
Little Bay 2.1 ESE
St. Peters 2.1 ENE
Saunders 2.2 E

Nearby Attractions

Fort Amsterdam

Tourists seeking thrilling outdoor activities while vacationing on the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten will quickly learn that Turquoise Shell Inn makes an exceptional starting point for their daily excursions. You will find that this area has countless opportunities for exploration, like 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.

When it comes to finding area attractions that are just right for your family, it's best to know all your options, like those listed in the table below.

Attractions Near Turquoise Shell
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Sunset Theatre Movie Theater -- -- Simpson Bay
Caribbean Cinemas - St. Maarten Megaplex 7 Movie Theater 0.9 SE 1.0 mi. Southeast of Simpson Bay
Megaplex 7 Movie Theater 0.9 SE 1.0 mi. Southeast of Simpson Bay
Seaside Nature Park Park -- -- 1.9 mi. Southeast of Simpson Bay
Emilio Wilson Historic Park Park 2.1 E Saunders
Mary's Fancy Plantation Plantation 2.2 E Saunders
Fort Willem I Historical Site 2.5 ESE Little Bay
Fort Amsterdam Historical Site 2.9 SE 1.0 mi. South West of Philipsburg
Groot Bai Lighthouse Lighthouse 2.9 SE 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 3.5 E Philipsburg
Wathey Square Park 3.5 E Philipsburg
The Salt Pickers Monument 3.5 E Philipsburg
St. Maarten Museum Museum 3.7 ESE Philipsburg
Sucker Garden Salt Factory Ruins Historical Site -- -- 1.4 mi. Northeast of Philipsburg
Belvedere Plantation Historical Site 4.3 E 0.9 mi. West of Oyster Pond
Sint Maarten Marine Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 4.5 ESE 1.5 mi. Southeast of Philipsburg
Sint Maarten Marine Park Eastern End Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 4.5 ESE 1.5 mi. Southeast of Philipsburg
Sint Maarten Marine Park Western End Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 4.5 ESE 1.5 mi. Southeast of Philipsburg

If you're on the lookout for somewhere a little different to visit, Caribbean Cinemas - St. Maarten Megaplex 7 is an alternative worth considering. 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 information about nearby hotel booking options is generally a good way to get a feel for the surrounding area. Readers can find no shortage of other properties to learn about before coming to a decision, as this section of the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten offers guests an impressive selection of hotels and resorts to choose from. Find out about all of the area's booking possibilities by checking the following table.

Accommodations near Turquoise Shell
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Paradise 0.1 NNW Simpson Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Chatelaine Hotel -- -- Simpson Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Travel Inn Hotel 0.2 NNW Simpson Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Royal Palm Beach Resort 0.2 SE Simpson Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Airport Inn Hotel -- -- Simpson Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Paradise Found 0.4 WNW Simpson Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
The Atrium Beach Resort 0.5 SE Simpson Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Simpson Bay Resort and Marina 0.5 S Pelican Key, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
El Manar 0.5 SE Simpson Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Diamond Resorts Flamingo Beach Resort 0.6 S Pelican Key, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
 

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