If you’re staying at The Hills Residence Great Bay Beach in Philipsburg, Sint Maarten is a popular destination for Caribbean vacationers. Located on the Dutch side of the island, it offers pristine white sand beaches, crystal-clear blue waters, and miles of coastline to explore. The area is known for having some of the best snorkeling and scuba diving spots in the region. Visitors can also enjoy a variety of water activities such as fishing, kayaking, jet skiing, and boat tours. Alongside these activities, visitors can take part in beach volleyball or simply relax under an umbrella and soak up the sun’s rays.
The beachfront Boardwalk runs along Great Bay Beach and features restaurants, bars and shops offering everything from souvenirs to locally-made crafts and jewelry. There are also several nightclubs that offer live entertainment late into the night. During certain times of year there are festivals featuring music performances as well as food vendors serving traditional dishes from around the world.
Visitors will be further amazed by stunning views of neighboring islands like Saba off in the distance. From catwalks to picnic tables to palm trees swaying in the wind, Great Bay Beach has something that everyone can enjoy!