A territory of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, Sint Maarten is located in the south side of a Caribbean island; the north side of the island, Saint Martin, is a French territory. Dutch colonial influences mix with white sandy beaches and a vibrant nightlife in this charming Caribbean nation. Compared to its laid-back neighbor to the north, Sint Maarten is fast-paced, with casinos, bars, and fantastic Sint Maarten resorts scattered throughout the island.
Staying at the best resorts in Sint Maarten means you can go diving, swimming, and snorkeling along the beautiful coast of Sint Maarten, then relax on the beach, and go back to your hotel for some pampering. Spend the day soaking up the sun at Maho Beach, which is within walking distance to great shops and restaurants. You'll be able to see planes arriving and departing at the nearby airport from the comfort of your lounge chair. If you're looking for a taste of Caribbean rum, visit one of the many bars lining the Philipsburg Boardwalk along Great Bay. If you like to gamble, try your luck at one of the casinos near Great Bay and Simpson Bay. Beach bars and nightclubs line the beaches on the south side of the island, and you can find the best local Creole cuisine along the Marigot waterfront on the French side of the island. Many of the resorts in Sint Maarten have multiple restaurants where you can sample the local fare.
With the cultured elegance of Europe and the fun and friendly attitude of the Caribbean, this island nation is your ideal travel destination. For the best prices on hotels in Sint Maarten, search Travelocity. Sint Maarten vacation packages help you save up to $537: just book your flight and hotel together.
Hotels in Sint Maarten start at $79 per night. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.