Island Activities & Links

From Scuba Diving to Parasailing, the blue Caribbean waters are waiting. But that's just the start...

From Scuba Diving to Parasailing, the blue Caribbean waters are waiting. But that's just the start...

St. Maarten is a unique island in that it can offer every type of activity you could wish for.  From island tours, to sports, to relaxing on the beach, here are some of our recommendations for things to do while you're here.  This information, and more, is included in a booklet in the Villa which will be pointed out to you upon arrival.  Many guests have added to this list, so please feel free to try things on and off this list, recommending as you would see fit.


Find what you're looking for on St. Maarten.  Just a few of our recommendations are below (click for external websites), and a quick glance through the Guest Book and Activities Folder will give you more than enough choice.

PYC Private Yacht Charter. Pierre wil cater for your needs from a day sailing to St Barth’s to a 2 or 3 day excursion to far off Islands. Escape the crowds and discover your own deserted beaches.

Captain Alan's Day Boat Trips and Snorkelling

Meditation, Yoga and Reiki with Petrus Smitt

Lotterie Farm - offering Hikes, 'Fly Zone', Restaurant and Bar.

Rain Forest Zip Line at Emilo Wilson Estate


If we can't tempt you with your own private chef, take a look at some of out restaurant recommendations.

Que uest (Key West) - A restaurant popular with the locals, it is located inside Captain Oliver's Marina through the security barriers at the entrance and towards the right.  Here you may park before walking down some steps.  The restaurant overlooks the marina and provides spectacular views at day and night.

La Oasis (formerly La Frigate) - Popular with locals and tourists alike, you can find this restaurant on the right as you Leave Oyster Pond on the French side.

Emilio's. Quickly became the most famous restaurant on the Island

Al Dente. Superb Dining.

Orient Village

     Cote Plage.

     La Petit Bistro

      Sun Beach

Grande Case - For more restaurants, feel free to visit Grande Cas, the culinary capital of the Caribbean.  Here, the restaurants are always of exceptional quality and they are not too far if driving from the Villa is not an issue.