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St. Maarten is a mix of cultures, with Dutch and French sides of the Caribbean island. Known for its pristine beaches, translucent waters, world-class diving, duty-free shopping, gourmet dining, and sweet, yet spicy Sint Maarten Guavaberry liqueur, there's something for everyone.
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Grand Case, St Martin
Located on St. Maarten's French side (the other side is mainly Dutch), Grand-Case has earned a reputation as the Gourmet Capital of the Caribbean. Take in beautiful views of the neighboring Anguilla as you hop from restaurant to restaurant,...
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Rue du Pic Paradis, St Martin 97150, St Martin
Loterie Farm is a true sanctuary on St. Maarten, offering a mix of nature, adventure, and gastronomy. Take a guided tropical rainforest hike, zip-line through 200-year-old mango trees (there's even an extreme course option), pair tapas and...
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St Martin
Located between Friars Bay and the Bay of Grand Case, Happy Bay Beach is a secluded paradise with soft sand and warm azure waters. There is no road access, and the only way to reach the beach is by taking a 15-minute scenic hike through the hills...
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Maho Beach, Sint Maarten
Located on Maho Bay, Maho Beach is known for its proximity to the Princess Juliana International Airport, with airplanes flying low over the beach. In fact, don't be surprised if you get sand-blasted, although having a plane land that close to you...
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Îlet de Pinel, St Martin
A cheap and fast tourist boat takes you from "mainland" St Martin to Pinel Island. It's a great place for some quiet beach time, lazy hiking, and snorkelling. Come early in the mornings (9am-ish...remember, it is an island, and departure times are...
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Orient Bay, St Martin
At Orient Bay Beach, visitors can alternate between lounging on soft, white sand, photographing the surrounding mountains, cooling off with a swim in the warm turquoise waters, and taking in aerial beach views while parasailing. For those who want...
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Rue de l'Escale, St Martin
Formally known as La Fregate, L'Oasis is run by the same owner—Martine—who decided to give the establishment a complete makeover. French cuisine is served in a warm setting, and it's all delicious. Think grilled duck breast in caramel pepper...
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144 Oyster Pond Road St. Maarten SX, Oyster Pond Rd, Sint Maarten
For delicious French cuisine in a fine setting, look no further than Aura. Located in the The Westin Dawn Beach Resort and Spa, St. Maarten, the sophisticated restaurant offers stunning ocean views. Everything from the decor to the plating is...
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Oyster Pond, St Martin
Situated on the dock in Oyster Pond, and walking distance to a number of resorts like the Westin St. Maarten, this chic yet relaxed island restaurant offers sweeping water views and a menu of delicious seafood. Offerings change daily based on...
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Philipsburg, Sint Maarten
Guavaberry is the local drink of St. Maarten (at least for the Dutch side). When leaving our cruise to get to the beach, I stopped there at this local bar just outside the port'S gates to buy one. Great taste! If you ever visit St. Maarten, you...
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144 Oyster Pond Road St. Maarten SX, Oyster Pond Rd, Sint Maarten
A chic yet laid-back bar in the Westin St. Maarten Dawn Beach Resort and Spa Hotel, Ocean Blu serves sophisticated cocktails, fresh sushi, and views of the pristine Dawn Beach. Drinks are strong yet well-balanced, while beer and wine provide...
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Rue du Pic Paradis, St Martin 97150, St Martin
Located at Loterie Farms, an eco-tourism and adventure sanctuary offering hiking, cycling, and ziplining—Treelounge is the perfect place to sip a strong Caribbean cocktail paired with creative small bites. Menu options include cumin lentil balls,...
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This popular shop has locations all over St. Maarten, although their Front Street residence is where you'll find the largest selection island-inspired wares. Shop for Guavaberry liqueur, hammocks, handmade jewelry, local sauces and spices, beachy...
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Philipsburg, Sint Maarten
Built on the site of an ancient Jewish synagogue that was abandoned in 1781, this building was the governor's home before becoming the headquarters and retail shop for the famous Sint Maarten Guavaberry Emporium. Like the building, Guavaberry has...