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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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Orient Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
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Reviewed yesterday

we were stopping off at St Maarten as part of a 7 day cruise of the Caribbean, With some trepidation we wanted to go to a great beach.We were recommended to try Orient beach by a lovely lady cab driver called Joyce.She was concerned to...More

Thank Colin L
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We come to Orient Beach for an extended stay every year. Hurricane Irma took away ALL of the beach bars and badly damaged the hotels, restaurants and stores. It initially was hard to walk the beach and see the devastation and not even pass anyone...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 3 days ago

It looked like most all of the beachfront condos have significant water damage, not many people on the beach as it was a windy day and there are not a lot of tourists on the island and especially not on the French side. Probably more...More

1  Thank solarpowered1
Reviewed 5 days ago

White sand beaches with amazing views of the coral and blue waters beyond your imagination. All our photos look better raw than anything you could ever filter. Expect to have someone offer you a beach chair for a fee, once again they are all about...More

1  Thank Paula108
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We got there around ten in the morning and the beach was empty. We walked the entire beach and were saddened by all the destruction. The beach was full of seaweed and the water was choppy and also full of seaweed. The only active part...More

6  Thank Andy B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hands down the most beautiful beach on St. Martin. Crystal blue water, warm ocean breeze and plenty of places to eat or drink. Locals are super friendly. Take a drive or taxi in and rent chairs for the day. You won't need anything but your...More

Thank Nicole M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loaded with Europeans and Latino people. Very mellow beach front location with ocean activities. Restaurant on site. NO pictures allowed on the beach. Rooms are small and overall location hard to get to. Entrance road not paved and gets flooded all the time. I'm sure...More

1  Thank sudsy072018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great beach to just hang out or water sports. Water is just awesome and the view is breathtaking!!! Can't wait to visit again.

Thank AnaNelson25
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been visiting St. Maarten every year, for 30 years. Nothing could have prepared me for this! All establishments have been leveled to the ground, by the hurricane. Ironically, there was NO DEBRIS in the water, at all! The beach was perfect for sunbathing,...More

6  Thank 171jc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Right off you need to know that this area suffered hurricane damage and with the different administrative structure it is taking longer to repair that Philipsburg. The beach is open and the topless part has been repaired and cleaned up. Some vendors are back up...More

4  Thank jfarlam
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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
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
Cindy D
2 February 2018|
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Response from Brenda B | Reviewed this property |
Weezie68 & Jessica O When were you there? I’d really love to see pictures of the beach. I haven’t seen any pics since just after Irma destroyed everything. I’d love to know if Paidro’s is back yet?