Great Bay Beach, Philipsburg

4.4
#3 of 15 in Parks in Sint Maarten
Walking distance from the heart of the city, Great Bay Beach serves as a mile long stretch of white sand that runs along the waterfront promenade. Take a break from shopping or sightseeing, and relax on one of the longest beaches in St. Maarten. Lined with bars and restaurants, the beach offers numerous places for hanging out and watching the ships arrive. Cool off and take a dip in the calm water, or walk along the boardwalk to take in the ocean view. Make Great Bay Beach a centerpiece of your Philipsburg vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Philipsburg day trip planning website .
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  • This is a nice beach, just off the sidewalk along the beach. Close to everything, including the cruise ship docks. When there is a ship in, the beach is lined with beach chair rentals, and the owners ...  more »
  • Short walk from the cruise pier to this beach. Plenty of bars and restaurants to grab and drink and food. Short walk to downtown where all the shops are as well. Excellent deals for umbrella, chairs, ...  more »
  • We had a great day of relaxing and sun! The beach was beautiful. I love seeing new beaches and this was a great one with turquiose blue waters  more »
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  • An excellent beach. From the ferry can be easily reached on foot.
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  • I loved this playa-ciudad - Bay, has everything you need, an incredible beach of white sand and turquoise sea, many bars and restaurants, the view of the port of cruises and Phillipsburg shopping streets.
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