Baie Rouge is one of the most fabulous, intimate and quiet beaches in St Martin. It is aptly named as a result of the pinkish coloured sand you will find there and you can walk along a large stretch of almost deserted sand. The waters are almost always calm making it perfect for swimming and snorkelling.
There is also some wonderful bird watching in the area and the view to Anguilla is breathtaking as well as the view of the cliffs protecting the beach on the west. You will also find some really good beach bars here including Gus and Raymond’s. David’s Grotto which is a stunning cliff area is located between Baie Rougeand Nettle Bay.
St Martin has so much to offer:
36 Stunning white sandy beaches and turquoise sea with those on the French side being clothing optional.
Over 300 restaurants offering French, Creole and other world cuisines. Some of them world famous. Air France arrives daily from Paris with superb food, wine and champagne.
A stunning harbour area with a fleet of mega yachts
Incredible shopping offering the most sophisticated Duty free shops in the Caribbean as well as a wonderful selection of Designer boutiques
Anguilla and St Barts which conveniently located nearby offering a fantastic opportunity for day trips.
Exciting nightlife with some chic nightclubs and casinos.
For the adventurous, a visit to Pic Paradise is a must. Here you will find the highest point of the Island with stunning views of the turquoise waters and surrounding Islands. Once at the summit, there is a wonderful nature reserve called Loterie Farm and an adventure park called Fly Zone featuring zip lines and other thrilling challenges.
Marigot the capital of St Martin is also worth a visit. It has a wonderful French feel with elegant boutique lined streets, restaurants and outdoor cafes.
Water sports – St Martin is heaven for water sport lovers with most of the main beaches having water sport centres offering surfing, windsurfing, wakeboarding, jet skiing, kite surfing, water skiing, kayaking sailing and deep sea fishing. The weather, water and air temperature which average between 77 and 84 Fahrenheit provide ideal conditions.
Deep sea diving is also wonderful in St Martin with the water being clear and warm and perfect for exploring the local marine life.
The largest open-air market in the Caribbean located in Marigot where more then 100 stands await. Here you will also have an opportunity to meet the local ladies whose charm, humour and kindness will captivate you.
Grand Case village is definitely worth a visit. The main street is filled with French restaurants and the village is aptly named the gourmet capital of St Martin. The village is full of character with a lovely old fishing village atmosphere.
It is little wonder that this beautiful island is also one of the most visited of the Leeward Islands in the Caribbean. If you are looking for a luxury vacation to St Martin, we would be more then happy to recommend it. Exceptional Villas offers only the absolute finest private luxury villas on the Island. Many include private pools, housekeepers and incredible chefs. Whether you are on your honeymoon, part of a large family group or just looking for a peaceful retreat with friends, St Martin has it all and you won’t be disappointed.