Orient Bay Beach, Orient Bay

Beach · Nature / Park
Clothing remains optional at Orient Bay Beach, a lengthy stretch of powdery sand protected from the harsh Atlantic by a long reef. Located on the island's eastern coastline, the beach provides plenty of space for parasailing, windsurfing, and partying the night away. Not everyone bares it all here, but a nearby nudist resort gives the beach a naturist bent. While access to the sand and surf is free, there's a small charge for renting beach chairs and umbrellas. Plan to visit Orient Bay Beach during your Orient Bay vacation using our convenient Orient Bay tour itinerary builder website.
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  • We spent the day with chairs and umbrellas for $25 at Wai Plage, an elegant restaurant (and hotel which wasn't visible from the shore). The sand was soft, the beach wide and the water clear with...  more »
  • This is my favorite beach out of all the beach here in st. Martin/ st. Maarten. What I liked about it was the giant parking lot that stretched from Bikini beach to Perch Bar. Bikini beach is where...  more »
  • Orient Beach is a beautiful beach tucked away. The beach has a nude section but it’s optional. Around the beach you’ll find remnant of an beach resort that was destroyed in a hurricane in 2017, but...  more »

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