Ocean Lounge | Holland House Bar and Restaurant

In the heart of Philipsburg, St. Maarten, this ocean front Restaurant & Beach Bar is a quintessential eatery looking out to Great Bay’s crystal blue water”.

Escape from the heat or take a break from shopping while enjoying a cool cocktail and lunch at the Ocean Lounge bar and restaurant. Located inside Holland House Beach Hotel between the boardwalk and Frontstreet – a true Dutch-Caribbean blend.

Check-in at the beach bar for a day visit, for only $25.00 you enjoy 2 beach chairs, an umbrella and a bucket of 4 beers (or 2 cocktails). You can rinse in the shower before shopping or lunch. Or relax on the beach while Shenieka and her beach-team will serve food and drinks.

If you’re staying or come back for dinner, the chef serves up a combination of CaribbeanEuropean, and American cuisine prepared with only the freshest ingredients.

Ocean Lounge Bar and Restaurant by Day - at Holland House Beach Hotel. Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner. In the heart of Philipsburg, St. Maarten, this oceanfront restaurant is a quintessential eatery looking out to Great Bay’s crystal blue water.
Ocean Lounge Bar and Restaurant - at Holland House Beach Hotel by Night. In the heart of Philipsburg, St. Maarten, this oceanfront restaurant is a quintessential eatery looking out to Great Bay’s crystal blue water.

Wine and dine your significant other with their extensive wine collection. Their wine cellar was awarded a Wine Spectator Award of Excellence so you can enjoy some of the finest wines from around the world with a beachfront view – now that’s relaxation!

Indulge in some of our favorites:

  • Breakfast: Great buffet style with super options!
  • Lunch: Sashimi-grade Tuna Sandwich
  • Cocktails: Island Lover, Simply Fresh or their unique Gin Tonic
  • Wine: let them recommend from the vast selection!
  • Lunch/Dinner: “Fruit de Mer”- Ultimate Seafood Experience for 2 – 3 people

After 6 pm there is free parking available opposite of Holland House Beach Hotel and accessible via backstreet directly after lucky cosmetics.

Stylish lounge beds, beautiful tables, creative dishes, and smiling faces make this the ideal spot to enjoy the Caribbean! Jesse, Tori, Davia, Rose, Anthony and the entire Ocean Lounge team will guarantee you a satisfying visit for day and night.

Not for nothing, many call this their island family and second home!

Enjoy the relaxing vibes of Ocean Lounge Bar and Restaurant. When you do, ask for the We Are SXM 3 course menu for only $39.00!

Ocean Lounge Bar & Restaurant Sint Maarten, easy overview:

  • Unique We Are! SXM Special
    A 3-course dinner for only $39.00 (usually $45.00)

  • Pricing from – to
    Between $25.00 to $100.00 p.p. Group rates available.

  • Working times
    Service 7:00 am to 12:00 pm. Kitchen closes at 10 pm.

  • Address & Location
    Frontstreet 45, Philipsburg, St. Maarten

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Ocean Lounge bar & restaurant
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 4 reviews
by Alexander Dreier on Ocean Lounge bar & restaurant

Been there several times for some drinks and food. Very friendly staff and they don't mind walking an extra mile to give you the service you need! Great ambiance with all the Dutch charms and hospitality you've heard so much about.

by Jukka Terho on Ocean Lounge bar & restaurant

Bar staff was very friendly and efficient. I had an opportunity to observe them during a couple of functions and they were able to handle the extra pressure very well and took care of both hotel guests as well as people attending functions extremely well. Again job well done!

by Buck Thorn on Ocean Lounge bar & restaurant

Idyllic Beach Location with superb service
Visited last week while visiting St. Maarten on cruise vacation and availed of the excellent beach facilities.
Beach chairs/ umbrella/ drin/ WiFi package was excellent value and the service was second-to-none. Shenieka was especially helpful for food and bar service to beach area.
Property itself was well laid out and spotless to the point that we are now looking at possibility of re-visiting St. Maarten and staying there for entirety of a holiday -we can't say much more than that in terms of our overall opinion of the Holland House Beach Hotel - absolutely top class and well worth a visit

by Richard Irwin Barons on Ocean Lounge bar & restaurant

Extremely nice and helpful staff. Oh, I wish I was good with names---the beach staff were great. Always a cheerful "good morning" and a pleasant bit of conversation.

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