Great Bay Marina
Travel Blogs from St. Maarten/St. Martin
... work with does not drink standard tea in the office, preferring herbal and fruit teas, especially mint. It's become a tradition that whenever I go away anywhere exotic I try to grab her samples of the local herbal teas. Mind you she's a bit fussy. Don't get her anything with Chamomile in it or it'll go straight in the bin.
I have been looking around for some teas throughout this holiday and have not found anything. Then, this morning, I hit herbal tea heaven. The ...
... to be. Fortunately the seas had calmed so it wasn’t too bad and out we headed through the Simpson Bay bridge into Simpson Bay proper. And there they were. Well over two hundred vessels of all types and sizes vying for those precious few seconds to beat their opponents to the start. Now for those of you who have never seen a yacht race, there is an imaginary starting line over which the yachts must not cross before the starter has sounded his horn, or whatever ...
... cheer the occupant of the car as he came to a breathless stop right in front of us. His short run making him pant heavily. Looking up at him I was mighty relieved it was not a life threatening situation. “OK..... Let’s do take two.....” one of them shouted as we backed ourselves onto a raised concrete balcony, away from where the driver was going to do exactly the same scene again. The big black bloke threaded himself back
into the small car; reversed ...
Next day it was fairly rough, but not enough for Mike. Unless he has experienced a Hurricane,
Tornado, Tsunami, all at once I don't think he will really be happy!!!
Arrived in St Thomas at 9.am, went on shore, looked round shops, then bartered with a taxi driver to take us to a good lookout area for photos. We went in an old battered van
that went veerrry slowww up the steep hill. The driver ...
... at AUC - the existence of three semesters, what they do in each semester and how intense everything is. I'm starting to get to know some of the students too, so that's pretty cool. The strangest thing though is that you see them no matter where you go on the island. Lance and I went out for dinner tonight at the Thai Restaurant down the road and about 12 of them (all in different groups) turned up and had a chat. Its nice, but also a little strange!
TripAdvisor Reviews Great Bay Marina St. Maarten/St. Martin
Other places to stay in St. Maarten/St. Martin
19 Little Bay Rd, Philipsburg | 3 star hotelfrom $259
- Will probably return
- Not so good
- Great Bay is a Great Place to Stay
144 Oyster Pond Road, St. Maarten/St. Martin | 4 star hotelfrom $169
- Westin . . . We Try Harder
- Getting there
- Getting there
Baie Nettle, Marigot | 3 star hotelfrom $129
- Never treated so bad
- Needs a new MANAGER
- Great Location - Very Basic Accomodation
B.P. 481, Anse Marcel | 4 star hotelfrom $128
Baie de Marigot, Marigot | 3 star hotelfrom $126
- Great Location
- The best ever holiday in the world
- Enjoyed our stay
21 Rue de Petite Place, Grand Case | 3 star hotelfrom $165
- The ideal place for a stress-free vacation
- A little piece of paradise...
- Loved every moment!
C5 Parc de La Baie Orientale, Marigot | 3 star hotelfrom $128
- Great Vacation
- Orient bay
- Just what we needed
Frontstreet 43, Philipsburg | 3 star hotelfrom $161
- Ideal location
- See You Next Year !!!
- Reality Check
French Cul De Sac, Baie Nettle | Hotelfrom $240
Baie Orientale (Orient Beach), Orient Bay | 3 star hotelfrom $189
Airport Road 15, Simpson Bay | 2 star hotelfrom $94
P.O. Box 4046, Cupecoy Bay | 3 star hotelfrom $117
Parc de la Baie, Orient Bay | 2 star hotelfrom $113
116 Baie Orientale, Orient Bay | 3 star hotelfrom $124
- Great little hotel on Orient Beach
- First Trip to St Martin, Great Choice with L'Hostel
- Loved it but .....
Mont Vernon I, Orient Bay | 1 star hotelfrom $140
Baie Nettle | Hotelfrom $118
Front St 147, Philipsburg | Hotelfrom $115
- Very good
- On the main street of Phillipsburg
- Not good
117 Simpson Bay Rd, Simpson Bay | 3 star hotelfrom $107
- Excellent hotel, would definitely go back
- Interesting Place to Stay but Beware
- Great hotel
Rue du GÃ©nÃ©ral-de-Gaulle, Marigot | 2 star hotelfrom $70
67 Front St., PO Box 965 , Philipsburg | Hotelfrom $75
Parc de la Baie Orientale, Orient Bay | 3 star hotelfrom $139
Little Bay Beach, Philipsburg | 3 star hotelfrom $206
- Overall good
- Pleasant stay
- Ok but a little disappointing
Oyster Pond Road #156, St. Maarten/St. Martin | 3 star hotelfrom $154
- St Maarten - The way it's supposed to be.
- Very nice.
- Honeymoon at Princess Heights