What's Located Around Sonesta Ocean Point

The active and pretty beaches on the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten are touted as some of the most relaxing (or active!) spots that you'll find on the island.

If you or your group are big beach fans, Sonesta Ocean Point is just what you are looking for. This site is situated right on the water, so vacationers can spend all of their time in the sun if they want.

Nearby Beaches

Maho Bay Beach

You're bound to find an option that suits you in the following table. Click the names below to learn more:

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 one that's nearest to this property. 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. You won't have to cut your time at Maho Bay Beach short, since there are restrooms available.

If you're on the lookout for a more secluded spot of sand, 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

Vacationers who are hesitant to book their accommodations before learning about what's nearby might like to know how far away the nearest town or city is from their accommodations. Sonesta Ocean Point is found 0.8 miles south of Point Pirouette, a neighborhood in Sint Maarten; it's 1.6 miles 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

Sonesta Ocean Point is an excellent spot for active travelers. There are a great deal of fun activities to be found when starting at this lodging. In fact, this area is simply full of different attractions to try, including Seaside Nature Park, Fort Willem I, and Fort Amsterdam. Of the three, the closest is Seaside Nature Park.

Proving that this site has a great location, there are many more attractions nearby, like those listed in the following table.

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 an enjoyable experience, Seaside Nature Park might be what the doctor ordered. 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

When choosing a location to stay in, it can sometimes be a good idea to learn about nearby accommodations as a means to get a better feel for the surrounding area. You'll find lots of other places to consider before coming to a decision, as this part of the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten has an excellent selection of resorts and hotels to pick from. If you'd like to find more info on the hotel booking options available in the area, view the table below.

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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