St Maarten all inclusive resorts, make staying on the island the perfect getaway. St. Maarten is an island in the Caribbean that is divided into two sides, a dutch side, and a french side – St. Martin. The dutch side is known as St Maarten and is considered more family friendly than the french side. Both sides of the islands are home to beautiful sandy beaches, cascading mountains, friendly locals, and an exciting night life. St. Maarten is a popular destination for both weddings and vacation. As a romantic getaway or for a relaxing vacation, the sun, sea, beaches, and bars all ofter the ultimate in island vacations.
The top three all inclusive resorts in St. Maarten are known for their hospitality, beautiful beaches, and excellent food. Each of the three resorts offers activities for both the adults and the children.
Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort and Casino
This St. Maarten all inclusive resort offers bars, restaurants and many other amenities. This beautiful resort is located on within a 10 minute walk of the capital city of Phillipsberg. The resort overlooks the Great Bay and offers spectacular oceanside and mountainside views. The resort has three restaurant, one of which features local and regional Carribian cuisine, and one that is a fancy Italian restaurant, ideal for date night or a celebration.
For active guests, the resort offers a lighted tennis court, as well as scuba diving equipment and lessons. The resort also has a kids club with activities geared towards the younger crowd. The wide variety of activities also includes live music at the onsite night club 3 to 4 days a week, as well as excursions outside the resort to different parts of the island. The average nightly rate in the Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort varies between $125 for the Mountain View Room to $580 for the Two Bedroom Suite.
Sonesta Maho Beach Resort and Casino
This Sonesta resort offers many of the same amenities and attractions of the other Sonesta Resort on the Island. What sets this St. Maarten all inclusive resort apart from its sister resort is the Maho Village, which is popular with both tourists and locals. Sonesta Maho is also next to the only 18 hole golf course on the island. The golf course is not a part of the resort, but its proximity makes this resort popular with golfers. The Sonesta Maho Beach Casino is the largest Casino on the island. Offering blackjack, craps, poker and a wide range of popular games, this Casino is a popular way to spend the night.
The resort has a number of shops, most of which are located in Maho Village, and are open until 11pm. There are also three on site restaurants, and several bars that cater to the needs of the resorts visitors. The resort also offers activities for children as well as a babysitting service for married parents. Depending on the room size and its class, the rates range from $125 (Supersaver) to $425 (Deluxe Suite King).
Divi Little Bay Beach Resort
This large all inclusive St Maarten resort has 218 rooms and features a wide range of amenities for both the young and old alike. This resort features three pools, a water sports center, as well as onsite laundry, dining, and groceries. They also offer grocery delivery and childcare. In addition to childcare, the resort staff leads poolside activities for children. Divi Little Bay Resort also has an onsite beach.
Quieter than some of the other St. Maarten all inclusive resorts, the Divi Little Bay Beach resort is tucked away between two bays. This resort is the perfect getaway for couples seeking a romantic retreat or young families with children. In the off-season the room rates vary between $135-$300. Expect to add about $50 if you plan to visit the resort in the summer months.
While isolated, the Divi Little Bay Beach Resort is only 1/4 mile from the city of Phillispburg. Visitors who chose to stay at this St. Maarten all inclusive resort, do not have to feel isolated, and can easily enjoy all the amenities that a thriving city has to offer. This city is a fascinating place that both locals and tourists love to explore.