What's Located Around Tamarind Hotel

Nearby Beaches

Great Bay

Arguably some of the best attractions in all of St. Martin are found along the coast. You should be able to have your pick of nearby beaches.

Each stop along on the coast has distinct characteristics that could be better suited for a romantic stroll than a family outing, or vice versa. 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
Little 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

The most convenient option is Back Bay. Keep in mind that this beach is a moderate distance away, so you won't have to travel far to get to a gorgeous spot in the sun. 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.

Travelers can also have a good time at Great Bay which offers an active beach scene. 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'll find this one a small distance away.

Nearby Areas

Visiting a town or community neighboring your hotel can act as a nice day trip, whether it's about trying their underrated nightlife, or talking to some locals about their way of life. Tamarind Hotel is located toward the center of Point Blanche, a village in Sint Maarten; it's 1.0 mile 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

Vacationers who prefer to stay active and on-the-go during their trip to the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten will find that Tamarind Hotel is the perfect place for active guests, especially if they plan to take advantage of this busy part of town. As a matter of fact, this region touts a wide array of places to explore, including Seaside Nature Park, Fort Willem I, and Caribbean Cinemas. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one 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 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
Caribbean Cinemas Movie Theater -- -- Cole 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
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
St. Maarten Heritage 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 searching for somewhere a little different to visit, Seaside Nature Park may be just what you're looking for. 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 you're choosing a location to stay in, it's sometimes worthwhile to learn more about nearby lodging options as a way to better understand the area. You will be able to find no shortage of other properties to consider in the vicinity, as this portion of the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten offers guests a terrific range of hotels and resorts to choose from. The following table provides a list of the lodging possibilities found close-by.

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 Hotel & Casino 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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