St Maarten Map

St Maarten Map

Where is St Maarten ?

St Maarten is a Caribbean island located in eastern part of the Caribbean sea. Sint Maarten is part of the Leeward Islands; islands that are at the junction of the Atlantic Ocean and the Caribbean Sea.
St Martin is located on the east of the US Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico.

 

Why St Maarten is called St Martin ?

St Maarten is a small island divided in 2 nations : France and the Netherlands Kingdom. So Officially the island is called Sint Maarten for the Dutch side and is called often St Maarten. Saint Martin is the official name for the French side but is called St Martin. So that’s 4 names for a small island !!
And many locals called St Martin “SXM” regardless of the side they live. The name SXM is coming from the identifier of the Princess Juliana International Airport given by the International Air Transport Association (IATA).

 

 

Faq

Where is St Maarten or St Martin ?

St Maarten is an island located in the Caribbean. It is on the eastern part of the Caribbean sea and east of the Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Island. St Maarten and surrounding islands are Anguilla,St Barts and Saba. And not too far fromSt Martin you can find also St Kitts and Nevis and St Eustatius or Statia. See our St Maarten map for more details.

What is the currency of St Maarten St Martin

The official currency of St Maarten is the Netherlands Antillean Guilders or NAF. But the US dollars $ are accepted everywhere. The current Official change is 1.80 guilder for 1 dollar.

For the french side of St Martin the official currency is the Euro. But again the US dollars $ are accepted everywhere. Some business practiced a change depending of the market (currently the change vary in between 1.05 – 1.10 euro for 1 dollar). And some business accept the parity 1 dollar – 1 euro. Just ask before to know what they are practicing.

Why St Maarten is called St Martin ?

St Martin St Maarten is a small island divided in 2 nations : France and the Netherlands Kingdom.
So Officially the island is called Sint Maaarten for the Dutch side but is called most of the time St Maarten.
Saint Martin is the official name for the French side but is called St Martin.
So that’s 4 names for a small Caribbean island !!
And many locals called St Maarten St Martin “SXM” regardless of the side they live. The name SXM coming from the identifier of the International St Maarten Airport given by the (IATA).

Home

Welcome to St Martin St Maarten

St Maarten is a Caribbean island that has a lot to offer in terms of hotels resorts, villas, things to do, shopping and beaches. St Maarten or St Martin is an island divided between 2 countries but on this website you will find information on both sides. No need to look further you will find everything you need to know about St Martin on this website. And if you have a question you can always contact us and we’ll try to answer it for free.

We organized this website as best as we could in order for you to find easily the information you are looking for concerning St Maarten. But they are a lot to say.
You will find an extensive list of hotels resorts where to stay in St Maarten. A list of things to do in St Maarten. The complete list and description with their map of the 37 St Maarten beach. A description of the respective capital of St Martin on the French side : Marigot and the Capital of Sint Maarten on the Dutch side : Philipsburg.

St Maarten has a rich and diverse offer of Hotels, Resorts, all inclusive, Boutique hotels from Luxury to family budget. Discover all the St Maarten hotels resorts …

St Maarten has a rich and diverse offer of restaurants from “haute” gastronomy to local restaurants. Discover all the St Martin restaurants …

St Martin has a long list of things to do. Discover all the activities and things to do in St Maarten

St Maarten has 37 beaches that are each different from one to another. Discover all the St Maarten beach

St Maarten is a duty free shopping Paradise ! Between Philipsburg, Simpson Bay, Marigot, Hope Estate, Grand Case and much more places to shop you will need time ! Discover all the addresses for your St Maarten shopping …

St Maarten is a Caribbean island and as such is the Perfect Paradise to invest in Real estate ! Discover all the addresses for your St Maarten real state investment…

St Maarten Scuba Diving

St Maarten Scuba Diving Experience the spectacular underwater world of St Maarten, guided by professional scuba dive instructors with Dive Sint Maarten. The waters around St Maarten/St Martin are blessed with beautiful coral reefs which support an incredible and...

read more

Sail St Maarten with the Random Wind

Sail St Maarten with the Random Wind We offer the Random Wind Paradise Day Sail: This lovely day goes from 10-3 and is so much more than a boat trip. We have broken the excursion mold with cushioned seats for every guest (some in the sun and some in the shade). During...

read more

Paddle Boarding in St Maarten

St Maarten is the Best Caribbean island not only for its charming people but also by what it offers! Numerous beaches and plenty of things to do in St Maarten are the winning cocktail of a Great Time for your Vacation ! To discover St Martin and all its beauty you can...

read more

St Maarten Airport Maho Beach tour

Maho Beach is a Worldwide Famous beach thanks to its unique position next to St Maarten airport. So while you relax on bthe beach, swim the turquoise water you can experience the planes landing above your head ! A Truly unique experience. You can also have...

read more

St Maarten Boat tour and Snorkeling

Exploring St Maarten island through a 6 hours boat tour is always amazing ! Especially when you can also do some snorkeling in St Maarten ! This St Maarten boat tour will start at the Dock Maarten Chesterfield Wharf (10 minutes walk from the cruise ship...

read more

Subscribe To Our Newsletter

To receive our Best recommendations for St Maarten hotels, St Maarten restaurants, things to do in St Maarten and much more.

And to receive our Best vacations deals for St Martin St Maarten ! And our Newsletter is FREE!

You have Successfully Subscribed!

Don't Leave

without

Subscribing to our NEWSLETTER !

 

GET 10% OFF your next purchase in our store

 by Subscribing To Our Newsletter

 

And receive our Best recommendations for St Maarten hotels, St Maarten restaurants, things to do in St Maarten and much more.

 

And to receive our Best vacations deals for St Martin St Maarten ! And our Newsletter is FREE!

 

You have Successfully Subscribed!