The Point On Burgeaux Bay
Travel Blogs from St. Maarten/St. Martin
... Cay from St. Maarten. There, we snorkeled in the Caribbean Sea and had an island style lunch at Alan's restaurant. We sailed back late this afternoon and had a wonderful dinner on pirates night, with almost everyone ready to shiver their timbers and enjoy the only fireworks show at sea!
Tomorrow ow we dock in San Juan, Puerto Rico and go ziplining through the rain forest! We can't wait. I will post again soon!
... of American Airlines; sort of like flying with Tiger but without all the extras Tiger throw in! Hope they survive :(
Had to laugh yesterday. The fabricators work every Saturday Morning in High Season and then knock off and go and do whatever. Coincidentally the bloke who is doing all the fabrication work for me is named David! Anyway he came by the yacht about 4pm yesterday afternoon with his mate to say hi. Absolutely tanked but it was funny! He brought ...
... it has taken some co-ordinating to get it all happening at the same time but it seems to be working out.
Met another Aussie last night also named Mark. He hails from Chippendale in Sydney originally and had been sailing the world for the last seven years on his Beneteau 39 which he also purchased from Moorings. He's been in St Maarten for the last 18 months and is planning to head off again next September. Gave me a lot of info as ...
... side, St. Maarten.
It has large resorts/casinos, bustling beaches and tons of
get-it-cheap duty-free shopping. The French side, St. Martin, has
quaint bed & breakfasts and luxurious resorts, laid-back beaches
and the charm of local artisans at the waterfront market.
group of our friends took an island tour which gave them the
opportunity to experience the charm and romance of both the French
... part about it though, is that it's a thoroughbred racer. The catamaran, 'Cool Cat' (what a great name) was moored in Marigot Bay, and after a hasty discussion decided to go to Tintamare for the day. Now this is one of the small islands a short distance off St Maarten, on the way to St Barts. A great choice of place to sail to.
My thoughts took me back in time at least ten years or so, but could be more. To our very first week long sailing trip in the Caribbean. ...
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 Cul de Sac, 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