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Orient Bay Beach

Orient Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
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Orient Beach Parasailing in St Martin
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St Maarten Shore Excursion: Orient and Maho Beach Half-Day Tour
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Shore Excursion: St Maarten Beach, Sightseeing and Shopping Tour
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“people watching” (132 reviews)
Orient Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
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Reviewed 2 days ago

It looked like most all of the beachfront condos have significant water damage, not many people on the beach as it was a windy day and there are not a lot of tourists on the island and especially not on the French side. Probably more...More

1  Thank solarpowered1
Reviewed 4 days ago

White sand beaches with amazing views of the coral and blue waters beyond your imagination. All our photos look better raw than anything you could ever filter. Expect to have someone offer you a beach chair for a fee, once again they are all about...More

1  Thank Paula108
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We got there around ten in the morning and the beach was empty. We walked the entire beach and were saddened by all the destruction. The beach was full of seaweed and the water was choppy and also full of seaweed. The only active part...More

5  Thank Andy B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hands down the most beautiful beach on St. Martin. Crystal blue water, warm ocean breeze and plenty of places to eat or drink. Locals are super friendly. Take a drive or taxi in and rent chairs for the day. You won't need anything but your...More

Thank Nicole M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loaded with Europeans and Latino people. Very mellow beach front location with ocean activities. Restaurant on site. NO pictures allowed on the beach. Rooms are small and overall location hard to get to. Entrance road not paved and gets flooded all the time. I'm sure...More

1  Thank sudsy072018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great beach to just hang out or water sports. Water is just awesome and the view is breathtaking!!! Can't wait to visit again.

Thank AnaNelson25
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been visiting St. Maarten every year, for 30 years. Nothing could have prepared me for this! All establishments have been leveled to the ground, by the hurricane. Ironically, there was NO DEBRIS in the water, at all! The beach was perfect for sunbathing,...More

5  Thank 171jc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Right off you need to know that this area suffered hurricane damage and with the different administrative structure it is taking longer to repair that Philipsburg. The beach is open and the topless part has been repaired and cleaned up. Some vendors are back up...More

4  Thank jfarlam
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

11/18/18 A small bar has been built. They grill hotdogs and burgers. Umbrellas and lounge rental $18 a day, available. Clothing optional side is only one maintained, but it appears the rest is soon to be fully open. New jet skis, Hobi’s, and parasail are...More

1  Thank RDTrainer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were there weeks before the hurricane. So sad to see the latest reviews. If you want to be at or near the natural part of the beach, that is the way south. For example Papagayo's on the google map. A nice way in if...More

1  Thank Robert M
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19 February 2018|
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Response from Nunngo | Reviewed this property |
There are lots of 'taxi' / drivers at the port particularly once you exit the immediate port area. Be mindful of the cost of transport, both there and back. If it is $30 one way ($60US return) I would suggest you hire a... More
15 February 2018|
Response from Capt65 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, We were there in September days before Irma. Cruise ships typically drop off at Kakao. This is slightly north of Leandra's. There is typically a band of seaweed in this whole area but its not really an issue. The nude... More
Cindy D
2 February 2018|
Response from Jessica O | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are several beach-side bars/restaurants that rent lounge chairs and umbrellas. Generally, the rate is $20/day for two chairs and an umbrella. Additionally, most of these establishments have relationships with... More