Destination guide

Head to the charming city of Orient Bay

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Orient Bay. This romantic and relaxing city entices travellers with its restaurants and bars. Pinel Island and Fort St. Louis are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Orient Bay

Are you searching for attractions to see in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Orient Bay a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Butterfly Farm (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Sint Maarten Zoo (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Mullet Bay Golf (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Orient Bay

If you're planning a holiday around the weather, September, June, October and July are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 32°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Orient Bay

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Orient Bay is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Pinel Island (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Maho Beach (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Orient Bay Beach (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Coconut Grove Beach (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Orient Bay (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Anse Marcel Beach (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Orient Bay

The nearest airport is in Grand Case (SFG-L'Esperance), located 1.8 mi (3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Philipsburg (SXM-Princess Juliana Intl.), which is 6.5 mi (10.4 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Orient Bay?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,045 holiday lettings around Orient Bay. From 231 flats & apartments to 207 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Orient Bay?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Orient Bay. From travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Maho: 415 holiday homes
  • Anguilla: 285 holiday homes
  • Orient Bay: 1,049 holiday homes
  • Simpson Bay: 951 holiday homes
  • St. Barthelemy: 1,727 holiday homes offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Orient Bay! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Orient Bay?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Orient Bay with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Orient Bay: 1,049 holiday lettings
  • Simpson Bay: 951 holiday lettings
  • St. Barthelemy: 1,727 holiday lettings
  • Cul-de-Sac: 1,050 holiday lettings
  • Anse Marcel: 1,048 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Orient Bay?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Orient Bay are:

  • Princess Juliana International Airport (SXM): 952 self catering accommodations
  • Saint Barthelemy Airport (SBH): 1,727 self catering accommodations
  • Grand Case Airport (SFG): 1,049 self catering accommodations

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Orient Bay? offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Orient Bay. From travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • University of St. Martin: 932 holiday rentals
  • Cyrus Wathey Square: 932 holiday rentals
  • Scilly Cay: 285 holiday rentals
  • Maho Beach: 970 holiday rentals
  • Meads Bay: 285 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Orient Bay listed on where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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