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Orient Bay Beach

Orient Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“water sports” (213 reviews)
“people watching” (133 reviews)
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Orient Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
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"water sports"
in 213 reviews
"people watching"
in 133 reviews
"bars and restaurants"
in 93 reviews
"south end"
in 53 reviews
"nude side"
in 64 reviews
"an umbrella"
in 165 reviews
"topless women"
in 73 reviews
"white sand"
in 83 reviews
"beautiful water"
in 58 reviews
"chairs and umbrellas"
in 87 reviews
"cruise ship"
in 126 reviews
"clear water"
in 52 reviews
"kite surfing"
in 47 reviews
"st martin"
in 132 reviews
"jet skiing"
in 43 reviews
"la playa"
in 41 reviews
"food and drinks"
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Reviewed yesterday

Yes all the beach clubs were destroyed by Irma - but we saw some very positive things happening while visiting in May. A few temporary beach bars have set up their businesses - offering chairs - drinks - some food. The old beach clubs -...More

Thank Altius10
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is our 3rd trip to St. Martin. We booked pre-Irma and 2 of my condo reservations were cancelled in Orient Village so I ended up staying in Oyster Pond for 2 weeks and then Mont Vernon for 2 weeks. In either case, it is...More

Thank Hystericalhappiness
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Super beautiful beach with clear water and soft sand. $20 will get you two lounge chairs, an umbrella and two drinks. Burgers and salad were good too.

Thank momemtrip
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just got back to the ship Freedom Of the Seas, let’s just say the beach was great easy to get to with the help of Deloris our taxi drive 10 dollars each way we arranged for her to meet us back at 1:00 pm and...More

4  Thank Donald I
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Orient Beach's natural beauty survived Irma and Marie but many of the bars/bistros and shops along the beach did not. This leaves the beach currently much wider. The clothing optional resort Club Orient was essentially destroyed. Nevertheless, the amenities are being rebuilt and the clothing...More

2  Thank Ray T
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First thing to know is that Club Orient is effectively destroyed, and it will take some time to recover. The shared facilities are either gone or sustained major damage. For the lodging facilities, all furniture, fixtures, equipment is all gone. For most, windows, roof, doors...More

1  Thank mateodasilva
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came her for a day when our cruise ship, Adventure of the Seas ported in Philipsburg St. Martin. The taxi was 8 dollars per person each way not including a tip. The taxi took about 20 minutes. Due to the hurricane I don’t believe...More

2  Thank Matt5508
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped by Orient early in our trip and were gobsmacked by the damage wrought by Irma. Iorient Beach is now just a strip of sand. No beach chairs, umbrellas, water sports rentals, beach bars, restaurants. It’s all just gone. We thought a bulldozer or...More

Thank coachmccue
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family went to the beach in mid April 2018. Almost all the bars, restaurants and hotels have been totally destroyed. I want to go back ASAP to help support the restoration. There were many umbrellas at what is left of Club Orient with many...More

Thank 723brian
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

love St Martin and have stayed many times BUT do not go. the last hurricane destroyed the beach restaurants and bars, nothing to do, if you want a beach with absolutely nothing to do its for you lots of damage to island, we were sad...More

Thank richardandsal
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SUZANNAH S
18 February 2018|
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Response from Brenda B | Reviewed this property |
We booked a shuttle bus from here on trip advisor. I don’t remember the company name. But they are all excellent and very friendly. We used several during our stay last year. We paid $20 US each. Each way. We stay at... More
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mlbcruiser
15 February 2018|
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Response from weezie68 | Reviewed this property |
We were one of the first to arrive--we made sure that we got off the ship as soon as we arrived at the port and could disembark. the nudist beach and the regular beach are attached....they are along the same beach. At... More
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Cindy D
2 February 2018|
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Response from Suyen D | Reviewed this property |
yes. someone will approach you once you have picked your spot. a nominal fee. we paid $20 for the day I believe.
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