What's Near Belair Beach Hotel

Many travelers have decided to spend their holidays on the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten in anticipation of seeing the incredible beaches that the island is so proud of.

If you are a big beach fan, Belair Beach Hotel is set in the perfect location for you. This lodging is situated on the coast, so guests can spend every day soaking up the sun if that is what they want to do.

Nearby Beaches

Needless to say, since Belair Beach Hotel is located right on Indigo Bay Beach, sun bathing is popular with guests staying at this property. Indigo Bay Beach, located on the southern end of the island, features soft white sand and calm waters, making it an popular destination for tourists. Considered to be one of the best beaches for kayaking on St. Maarten, the beach is also ideal for snorklers and divers, who will also find several great spots for underwater exploration around the numerous coral reefs located just off shore. For those who are eager for some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Click on the names below to see more details:

Beaches Near Belair Beach Hotel
Beach Distance Direction Location
Great Bay 0.8 ENE Philipsburg
Cay Bay 0.9 W 1.9 mi. Southeast of Simpson Bay
Back Bay 2.1 E 1.3 mi. East-Southeast of Philipsburg
Kim Sha Beach 2.2 WNW Simpson Bay
Geneve Bay 2.3 E 1.3 mi. East of Philipsburg
Guana Bay 2.7 ENE Guana Bay
Simpson Bay Beach 3.0 WNW Simpson Bay
Gibbs Bay 3.1 ENE 1.0 mi. South of Oyster Pond
Red Pond Bay 3.4 ENE 0.7 mi. South of Oyster Pond
Dawn Beach 3.6 NE Oyster Pond
Burgeaux Bay 3.8 WNW Beacon Hill
Maho Bay Beach 4.0 WNW Maho Reef
Mullet Bay 4.4 WNW 1.7 mi. West of Simpson Bay

Great Bay is the closest to the resort. Great Bay, located on the southern end of the island and in the heart of the capital, features a two mile long beach filled with lush white sand and beautiful palms. An extended boardwalk adds a party atmosphere to the beach. Stay comfortable at here all day if you choose, since there are restrooms available.

If you're on the lookout for a place where surfers and sunbathers can find solitude, Back Bay might be worth a visit. Back Bay is situated on the east coast of the island and features dramatic hills and exciting waves splashing against the coast. Visitors head to area to admire the geological formations and natural feel rather than swimming in the sea, which can be quite dangerous. Swimmers can choose instead to head toward the natural pools. It can be found two miles east of the property.

Nearby Areas

Stopping over at a town or community close to your resort can add a little something extra to your vacation, whether it's visiting the area's unique bars, or simply experiencing some of the local culture while on your trip. Belair Beach Hotel is located in Little Bay, a neighborhood in the general vicinity of Marigot; it is 1.0 mile to the west-southwest of Philipsburg.

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Belair Beach Hotel.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Welgelegen 0.9 NNW
Philipsburg 1.0 ENE
Newll 1.3 WNW
Saunders 1.5 N
Point Blanche 1.7 E
Cole Bay 1.7 NW
Betty's 1.9 N
Pelican Key 2.0 W
Sint Maarten 2.1 N
Middle Region 2.3 NE

Nearby Attractions

Fort Amsterdam

Vacationers who want to try unfamiliar activities during their trip to the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten will quickly learn that Belair Beach Hotel is in an ideal place for people who will be in and out trying various excursions. In fact, this area has a lot of places for vacationers to explore, like Seaside Nature Park, Fort Willem I, and Fort Amsterdam. The nearest attraction of the three is Seaside Nature Park.

If these attractions don't interest you, you'll find a number of other choices nearby; the closest to this property are named in the following table.

Attractions Near Belair Beach Hotel
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Seaside Nature Park Park -- -- 1.9 mi. Southeast of Simpson Bay
Fort Willem I Historical Site 0.5 NNE Little Bay
Fort Amsterdam Historical Site 0.4 SE 1.0 mi. South West of Philipsburg
Groot Bai Lighthouse Lighthouse 0.4 SE 1.0 mi. South West of Philipsburg
Mary's Fancy Plantation Plantation 1.5 N Saunders
Megaplex 7 Movie Theater 1.7 WNW 1.0 mi. Southeast of Simpson Bay
Caribbean Cinemas - St. Maarten Megaplex 7 Movie Theater 1.7 WNW 1.0 mi. Southeast of Simpson Bay
Emilio Wilson Historic Park Park 1.6 N Saunders
The Courthouse Historical Site 1.2 E Philipsburg
Wathey Square Park 1.1 E Philipsburg
Philipsburg Theatres Movie Theater -- -- Philipsburg
Yoda Guy Movie Exhibit Museum -- -- Philipsburg
St. Maarten Zoo Zoo 1.6 NE Philipsburg
The Salt Pickers Monument 1.3 ENE Philipsburg
St. Maarten Museum Museum 1.3 E Philipsburg
Sunset Theatre Movie Theater -- -- Simpson Bay
Sucker Garden Salt Factory Ruins Historical Site -- -- 1.4 mi. Northeast of Philipsburg
Sint Maarten Marine Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 2.0 ESE 1.5 mi. Southeast of Philipsburg
Sint Maarten Marine Park Eastern End Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 2.0 ESE 1.5 mi. Southeast of Philipsburg
Sint Maarten Marine Park Western End Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 2.0 ESE 1.5 mi. Southeast of Philipsburg
Belvedere Plantation Historical Site 3.0 NE 0.9 mi. West of Oyster Pond

If you're on the lookout for an enjoyable experience, Seaside Nature Park might be worth a visit. Visitors looking to explore the natural side of Sint Maarten will be pleased with the Seaside Nature Park; which takes an already beautiful natural coastline and combines it with miles of trails that twist in and out of the forest. Nature lovers will be able to explore the area and experience some amazing sights.

Nearby Accommodations

Getting information about nearby booking options is generally a good means of getting a better feel for the area. You'll be able to find lots of additional places to look at before coming to a decision, as this part of the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten offers visitors an excellent selection of hotel and resort options. Find out what you need to know about all the region's lodging possibilities by reviewing the table below.

Accommodations near Belair Beach Hotel
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Divi Little Bay Beach & Racquet Club 0.2 ESE 0.9 mi. West-Southwest of Philipsburg, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Sonesta Great Bay Beach Hotel 0.5 NE Philipsburg, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Sea Palace Resort 0.9 ENE Philipsburg, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Paradise Inn -- -- Saunders, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Seaview Beach Hotel 1.1 E Philipsburg, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Horizon View Beach Hotel 1.2 E Philipsburg, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Holland House Beach Hotel 1.2 E Philipsburg, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Ernest Hotel -- -- Philipsburg, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Midtown Motel -- -- Philipsburg, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Monte Oro Hotel -- -- Philipsburg, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
 

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