What's Near Sonesta Ocean Point

The delightful beaches on the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten are boasted as the most alluring attractions in the region.

Fortunately, this property is located directly on the water, so you won't have to go out of the way to enjoy the pleasant coast.

Nearby Beaches

Maho Bay Beach

The following options each offer something a little different. Click the names below to see more details:

Beaches Near Sonesta Ocean Point
Beach Distance Direction Location
Maho Bay Beach 0.2 SE Maho Reef
Mullet Bay 0.3 NNW 1.7 mi. West of Simpson Bay
Burgeaux Bay 0.5 SE Beacon Hill
Cupecoy Bay 1.3 NW 2.7 mi. West-Northwest of Simpson Bay
Simpson Bay Beach 1.3 E Simpson Bay
Kim Sha Beach 2.0 E Simpson Bay
Cay Bay 3.3 ESE 1.9 mi. Southeast of Simpson Bay
Indigo Bay Beach 4.1 ESE Little Bay
Great Bay 4.7 E Philipsburg

Maho Bay Beach is the closest to the resort. The waters of Maho Beach are especially popular with windsurfers, and are also great for swimming. There will often be crowds here on the weekends. Even when bringing the little ones, you can spend hours at Maho Bay Beach, since there are nearby public restrooms.

If you're looking for plenty of sand, surf and seclusion, Mullet Bay could be a better choice 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 can be found only a short trip away.

Nearby Areas

Paying a visit to the towns or communities located closest to your resort can add some depth to your vacation experience, whether it's visiting the area's unique bars, or simply experiencing some of the local culture while on your trip. Sonesta Ocean Point is found 0.8 miles south of Point Pirouette, a neighborhood in Sint Maarten; it is a mile and a half (two and a half kilometers) to the west of Simpson Bay.

The areas found closest to Sonesta Ocean Point are listed below.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Maho Reef 0.3 ENE
Beacon Hill 0.5 ESE
Point Pirouette 0.8 N
Lowlands 0.8 NW
Simpson Bay 1.6 E
Pelican Key 2.2 ESE
Cole Bay 2.7 E
Newll 2.9 ESE
Welgelegen 3.6 E
St. Peters 3.7 E

Nearby Attractions

Fort Amsterdam

Travelers in need of a fun agenda while vacationing on the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten will find that Sonesta Ocean Point is in a great location for being active. In fact, this section of Sint Maarten has a lot of spots for vacationers to explore, such as Seaside Nature Park, Fort Willem I, and Fort Amsterdam. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Seaside Nature Park.

There's something for everybody here, so feel free to explore more of the hotel's closest attractions, like those listed in the table below.

Attractions Near Sonesta Ocean Point
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Seaside Nature Park Park -- -- 1.9 mi. Southeast of Simpson Bay
Fort Willem I Historical Site 4.3 E Little Bay
Fort Amsterdam Historical Site 4.5 ESE 1.0 mi. South West of Philipsburg
Groot Bai Lighthouse Lighthouse 4.5 ESE 1.0 mi. South West of Philipsburg
Mary's Fancy Plantation Plantation 3.9 E Saunders
Megaplex 7 Movie Theater 2.5 ESE 1.0 mi. Southeast of Simpson Bay
Caribbean Cinemas - St. Maarten Megaplex 7 Movie Theater 2.5 ESE 1.0 mi. Southeast of Simpson Bay
Emilio Wilson Historic Park Park 3.8 E Saunders
The Courthouse Historical Site 5.2 E Philipsburg
Wathey Square Park 5.2 E Philipsburg
Philipsburg Theatres Movie Theater -- -- Philipsburg
Yoda Guy Movie Exhibit Museum -- -- Philipsburg
St. Maarten Zoo Zoo 4.9 E Philipsburg
The Salt Pickers Monument 5.2 E Philipsburg
St. Maarten Museum Museum 5.4 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 6.2 ESE 1.5 mi. Southeast of Philipsburg
Sint Maarten Marine Park Eastern End Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 6.2 ESE 1.5 mi. Southeast of Philipsburg
Sint Maarten Marine Park Western End Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 6.2 ESE 1.5 mi. Southeast of Philipsburg
Belvedere Plantation Historical Site 6.0 E 0.9 mi. West of Oyster Pond

If you're looking for somewhere a little different to visit, Seaside Nature Park might be the right choice for you. 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

Learning more about nearby hotel booking possibilities is often an easy way to get a feel for the area as whole. Readers will be able to find plenty of additional destinations to look at prior to reaching a decision, as this part of the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten offers vacationers a wide range of resorts and hotels to choose from. Consult the table below to get complete details about the lodging possibilities located in the surrounding area.

Accommodations near Sonesta Ocean Point
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Sonesta Maho Beach Resort & Casino 0.1 NE Maho Reef, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
La Terrasse Suite Hotel At Maho Village 0.2 E Maho Reef, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Caravanserai Beach Resort 0.3 SE 1.3 mi. West of Simpson Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Towers at Mullet Bay 0.7 N 1.9 mi. West-Northwest of Simpson Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Royal Turtle Inn 0.9 E Simpson Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Marys Boon Beach Plantation 1.2 E Simpson Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Paradise Found 1.4 E 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
Travel Inn Hotel 1.7 E Simpson Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
 

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