SAINT MARTIN

Overview

The tiny French-Dutch island of Saint-Martin, nestled between the Atlantic Ocean and the Caribbean Sea.


Saint Martin is a small island of 37 square miles and a thousand facets. It is so rich and contrasted that it allows each individual to find ‘more than elsewhere’…

 

Land of diversity, the ‘Friendly Island’, as it is dubbed, counts more than one hundred nations inviting you to share the landscapes, culture and fine cuisine. Saint Martin’s sounds, colours, and aromas will keep your senses going throughout your island holiday.

 

From its quiet sunsets, to its addictive nightlife Saint Martin is a promise of unending pleasure.

 

The authenticity of its market place in Marigot and the numerous shops will seduce you!

 

Your stay on our island will leave an imprint in your senses and will urge you to return and  succumb to our Caribbean charms.

 

A watersports and hiking paradise, Saint Martin caters to your body; a land of poets and artists, Saint Martin caters to your soul. Stroll along the busy street of Grand-Case by night and treat your palate to an array of various delicious cuisines from high-end French gastronomy to the all so-savoury Caribbean traditional dishes!

 

Because we are mindful to offer you the best, you will indeed find ‘more than elsewhere’ here…

Airlines

St. Martin is served by connecting flights from gateways served by Air France, American Airlines/American Eagle, British Airways, Caribbean Airlines, Delta Air Lines, JetBlue, KLM and United Airlines. Regional services into St. Maarten/St. Martin are operated by Air Antilles Express, Air Caraibes, Anguilla Air Services, Insel Air, LIAT, Rainbow International Airlines, Seaborne Airlines, Trans Anguilla, VI Airlink and Winair.

 

More information in the Guide to the Caribbean (pages 56-57).

Cruise

A number of cruise lines include St. Martin on their Caribbean itineraries. More details will follow shortly.

Hotels

St. Martin offers a range of accommodation options. More details will follow shortly.

Tour Ops

Seven CTO-member tour operators serve St. Martin. See pages 58-59 of the Guide to the Caribbean.

Itinerary

Breakfast at one of the LoLos made up of our traditional Journey Cakes with salt fish and a good bush tea.
Visit Fort Louis overlooking Marigot bay and marina and do a bit of shopping in the luxurious boutiques of our capital.
For lunch, head to the Loterie Farm at the foot of Pic Paradis, the highest point on the island and home to the only tropical forest on Saint Martin. Loterie Farm is a peaceful green haven, with hiking and zip lining trails as well as a natural spring-fed pool.
Next stop would be Tijon Parfumerie where you can create your own perfume from 330 essential oils in the boutique.
Finish off the day by watching the sun set on Grand Case’s white sand beach and dance to the sounds of one of the many bands playing in the restaurants there.