SXM Top Spots

Whether you’re on the Dutch side or French side, there are numerous places worth a visit. Places to seetastefeelentertainscorepleasure or experience. Each spot has its own special reason to visit: shopping, nightlife, beaches, activities, and history. However, they all share one thing in common – FUN! Below you see all the TOP SPOTS of Sint Maarten/Saint Martin:

Top 10 areas, top 10 activities, top restaurants, hard to find places, top 10 beaches, and top 10 bartenders. 

Use our island map that will guide you to these places which guarantee a memorable experience during your stay here in St. Martin.

Visit all We Are! SXM Top Spots and let us know which or who was your favorite!

Best locations to visit in Sint Maarten-Saint Martin

Use the island map below on your phone and find all SXM Top Spots! Or ask one of the bars – restaurants listed on this webpage for our island pocket guide. This We Are! SXM pocket-size booklet has an island map inside and is filled with great island information, specials and discounts.

Let us guide you through Paradise!

Sint Maarten – Saint Martin Island Map

Sint Maarten Island Map
Sint Maarten-Saint Martin island map in Philipsburg
Top 10 Areas on Sint Maarten / Saint Martin
Maho Beach
Orient Beach
Anse Marcel
Hope Estate
Grand Case
Simpson Bay
Cole Bay
Oyster Bay
Top Activities on Sint Maarten / Saint Martin
Pub Crawl Sint Maarten
Rhino Safari
Ready. Set. Sail. Charters.
Caribbean Marines
Loterie Farm Zipline
St Martin Kite Surf School
Rainforest Adventure Zipline
Island Sightseeing Train
Scuba Diving
Taste of Sint Maarten Food Tour
Top Restaurants on Sint Maarten / Saint Martin
Ocean Lounge
Bistrot Caraibes
Sol e Luna
Lagoonies Bistro & Bar
Mario’s Bistrot
Rendez Vous Lounge
Le Cottage
Frenchy Ludo’s
Jax Steakhouse
Hard to find places on SXM
La Belle Creole
Pic Paradis
Natural Pool
Lovers Beach
Lagoonies Bistro & Bar
Fort Amsterdam
Pinel Island
Fort Louis
Fat Turtle Yacht Marina Bar & Restaurant
Top 10 beaches on SXM
Maho Beach
Mullet Bay
Orient Bay
Great Bay
Happy Bay
Le Galion
Friars Bay
Long Bay
Grand Case Bay
Cupecoy Bay
Top 10 bartenders on SXM
Paul Peterson – Emilio’s
Axel Prevot – Bamboo Bar
Toriano Horsford – Ocean Lounge
Maximus Lequeux – Roxxy Beach
Mickey Brock – The Boon Beachbar
Katell Ollivier – Lagoonies Bistro & Bar
Junior Richardson – Fat Turtle Bar & Restaurant
Lucas Vincent – We Lounge
Csaba Hevesi (Frodo) – 3 Amigos
Chris Vermeulen – Sint Maarten Yacht Club

Picture Contest

We Are! SXM collects and highlights the best island pictures made by visitors. Every month the winner receives a free island pocket guide and a meet and greet with our personal travel advisor – this to ensure that you always stay up to date on where to create your best moments in paradise. To join the contest, e-mail your 3 best pictures to

Check this month’s favorites below!

PS: Click on any picture to see all of these and much more on the We Are! SXM facebook page.

Pictures by Roy van Zutphen

Pictures by Roy van Zutphen