What's Located Around Tamarind Hotel

Nearby Beaches

Great Bay

Some people's favorite sights to see in this region are found along the coast. You should be able to enjoy close proximity to nearby beaches.

Every location along the coast has its own individual characteristics, which will affect your experience. The following options each offer something a little different. Click the names below to learn about amenities and other details:

Beaches Near Tamarind Hotel
Beach Distance Direction Location
Back Bay 0.6 ENE 1.3 mi. East-Southeast of Philipsburg
Geneve Bay 0.9 NE 1.3 mi. East of Philipsburg
Great Bay 1.2 NW Philipsburg
Guana Bay 1.7 NE Guana Bay
Indigo Bay Beach 1.8 W Little Bay
Gibbs Bay 2.1 NE 1.0 mi. South of Oyster Pond
Red Pond Bay 2.5 NE 0.7 mi. South of Oyster Pond
Cay Bay 2.6 W 1.9 mi. Southeast of Simpson Bay
Dawn Beach 2.8 NNE Oyster Pond
Kim Sha Beach 3.8 WNW Simpson Bay
Simpson Bay Beach 4.6 WNW Simpson Bay

Back Bay is the closest choice to consider near Tamarind Hotel. Since this beach is a reasonable traveling distance off, you really won't have to go far to enjoy a beautiful shoreline. 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.

Also, consider Great Bay which is a particularly centralized beach. 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. You can locate this one one and a quarter miles northwest of the property.

Nearby Areas

Vacationers who are curious about what's nearby might like to know how far away the nearby city or town is from the property. Tamarind Hotel is located in Point Blanche, a village in Sint Maarten; it's a mile (a kilometer and a half) to the southeast of Philipsburg.

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

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Philipsburg 1.0 NW
Guana Bay 1.6 NNE
Little Bay 2.1 WNW
Middle Region 2.2 N
Defiance 2.2 N
Welgelegen 2.3 NW
Dutch Quarter 2.5 N
Saunders 2.6 NW
Zorg En Rust 2.7 N
Betty's 2.7 NW

Nearby Attractions

Fort Amsterdam

Tamarind Hotel serves as a great locale for active vacationers. There are many fun activities to be enjoyed when starting at this lodging. As a matter of fact, this area has countless opportunities for exploration, such as Seaside Nature Park, Fort Willem I, and Fort Amsterdam. Of the three, the closest is Seaside Nature Park.

These are just a few of your many options, more of which are named in the following table.

Attractions Near Tamarind Hotel
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Seaside Nature Park Park -- -- 1.9 mi. Southeast of Simpson Bay
Fort Willem I Historical Site 1.6 NW Little Bay
Fort Amsterdam Historical Site 1.4 W 1.0 mi. South West of Philipsburg
Groot Bai Lighthouse Lighthouse 1.4 W 1.0 mi. South West of Philipsburg
Mary's Fancy Plantation Plantation 2.5 NW Saunders
Megaplex 7 Movie Theater 3.4 WNW 1.0 mi. Southeast of Simpson Bay
Caribbean Cinemas - St. Maarten Megaplex 7 Movie Theater 3.4 WNW 1.0 mi. Southeast of Simpson Bay
Emilio Wilson Historic Park Park 2.6 NW Saunders
The Courthouse Historical Site 0.9 NW Philipsburg
Wathey Square Park 0.8 NW Philipsburg
Philipsburg Theatres Movie Theater -- -- Philipsburg
Yoda Guy Movie Exhibit Museum -- -- Philipsburg
St. Maarten Zoo Zoo 1.8 NNW Philipsburg
The Salt Pickers Monument 0.9 NNW Philipsburg
St. Maarten Museum Museum 0.6 NNW 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 0.6 S 1.5 mi. Southeast of Philipsburg
Sint Maarten Marine Park Eastern End Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 0.6 S 1.5 mi. Southeast of Philipsburg
Sint Maarten Marine Park Western End Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 0.6 S 1.5 mi. Southeast of Philipsburg
Belvedere Plantation Historical Site 2.7 N 0.9 mi. West of Oyster Pond

If you're looking for an enjoyable experience, Seaside Nature Park could be just 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

Getting info about nearby hotel booking options is sometimes a great means of getting a better feel for the surrounding area. Readers will be able to find lots of additional destinations to learn about in the vicinity, as this section of the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten has an exceptional variety of resorts and hotels to pick from. If you'd like to get additional info on booking options available in the region, view the table below.

Accommodations near Tamarind Hotel
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Rama Hotel Apartments -- -- Point Blanche, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Holland House Beach Hotel 0.8 NW Philipsburg, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Horizon View Beach Hotel 0.8 NW Philipsburg, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Seaview Beach Hotel 0.9 NW Philipsburg, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Sea Palace Resort 1.1 NW 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
Paula's Country Inn -- -- Philipsburg, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
Sonesta Great Bay Beach Hotel 1.4 NW Philipsburg, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten
 

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