TripAdvisor Reviews Pinel Beach St. Maarten/St. Martin
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... they get back to the yacht. Then its been out to dinner at one of the many local restaurants. However, understandably, they are now itching to get going and away from the dock (as are Tina and I).
The Mega-Yachts are starting to arrived the tempo on the island is starting to ramp up. In a few weeks from now it will become the "place not to be"! However the whole Caribbean will experience the tourist influx. Tina and I were down in Phillipsburg on Tuesday and there were ...
... me a local prepaid phone and has organised a number of little things to happen; all part of the friendly service.
Dougie is installing the Water maker. That is probably a bit behind schedule at the moment as he's been crook for a few days with a bad throat infection. Better to have him not working on the yacht getting everyone else infected so I'm ok with him taking a bit of time off.
The Diesel and Generator are ...
... and white skin! The place should be shaking when he cranks it up! Hope he doesn't do a dance routine, might have unpleasant consequences. Happy hour starts in 40 minutes (two Heinekin's for $2, Rum Punch same and so much more good stuff to try) so I'm getting this post off before it becomes impossible to see the keyboard and type legibly. The good thing is that the yacht is 23 steps away from the Bar so the most difficult thing ...
... neatly dodging the question. “and besides,” she continued, “It'll be great fun,” looking me directly in the eyes.
Now the last time she said this to me we went up para-sailing behind a boat. Again for another
assignment for her magazine. And this time we were at the end of an eight hundred foot tether being towed by a power boat. And I had to admit, it was really good fun.
“I've never done this sort of thing either,” she quickly ...
... be obeyed. And in double quick time as well. This was the second time we'd been in this direction, the first being a few weeks earlier on our way to St Barts for New Years Eve. And that
was just horrendous. Well, I'm pleased to say that everything about the sea was nearly perfect for sailing. And under Kathryn's instructions about which sails she wanted up, the cat was soon just cruising away. Now, in general, the speed of a catamaran is about seven or eight knots, or ...
Other places to stay in St. Maarten/St. Martin
19 Little Bay Rd, Philipsburg | 3 star hotelfrom $294
- 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 $249
- Westin . . . We Try Harder
- Getting there
- Getting there
Baie Nettle, Marigot | 3 star hotelfrom $151
- Never treated so bad
- Needs a new MANAGER
- Great Location - Very Basic Accomodation
B.P. 481, Anse Marcel | 4 star hotelfrom $416
Baie de Marigot, Marigot | 3 star hotelfrom $138
- 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 $136
- Great Vacation
- Orient bay
- Just what we needed
Frontstreet 43, Philipsburg | 3 star hotelfrom $197
- 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 $169
Airport Road 15, Simpson Bay | 2 star hotelfrom $93
Jordan Road #42, Cupecoy Bay | 3 star hotelfrom $101
115 Parc de la Baie Orientale, Orient Bay | 2 star hotelfrom $113
116 Baie Orientale, Orient Bay | 3 star hotelfrom $123
- 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 $96
Front St 147, Philipsburg | Hotelfrom $115
- Very good
- On the main street of Phillipsburg
- Not good
117 Simpson Bay Road, Simpson Bay | 3 star hotelfrom $136
- 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
Front Street #85C, P.O. Box 965, Philipsburg | Hotelfrom $68
Parc de la Baie Orientale, Orient Bay | 3 star hotelfrom $123
Little Bay Beach, Philipsburg | 3 star hotelfrom $261
- Overall good
- Pleasant stay
- Ok but a little disappointing
Anse Marcel, St. Maarten/St. Martin | Hotelfrom $154
Oyster Pond Road #156, St. Maarten/St. Martin | 3 star hotelfrom $147
- St Maarten - The way it's supposed to be.
- Very nice.
- Honeymoon at Princess Heights