Local Experiences

Choose from many local experiences to explore with you and your family, whether it be on land or sea.

Day Activities


Upon arrival you will be kitted up with a lifejacket and helmet and given a safety briefing. We will teach you the handy tips and techniques for standing up quickly!

Power Boat Charter Rentals

43 Foot Italian Designed Boat with a full shade top, drinks, sun deck, beach towels and more! Caribbean Queen can arrange day charters for couples or groups. Pre – reservations must be made.

Sail Boat Charter Rentals

Built by the french, by the early 90 ies, the” lagoon catamaran” is one of the best sailing vessel to discover our Caribbean Island”s Paradise! This boat is built with four double cabins, made for eight persons. Caribbean Queen can arrange day charters for couples or groups. Pre – reservations must be made.

Butterfly Farm

Imagine walking through a lush tropical rain forest amidst flowers and trees, ponds and a trickling waterfall with butterflies flying overhead and all around you in their own natural paradise. This is a dream come true at The Butterfly Farms in St Martin. Within large meshed enclosures you can see hundreds of real exotic butterflies flying freely, a beautiful display of the most spectacular species from all over the world…

Water Sports

These amazing personal watercrafts can adapted to all levels, touring or riding more sportively, that will allow you to live incredible moments.

Motorcycle Rentals

Harley-Davidson Motorcycle rentals  have a great rental fleet of Harley bikes for the ultimate in island cruising! Daily or weekly rates are available through Caribbean Queen.

Horseback Riding

Explore Sint Maarten’s beautiful nature on a horseback under the guidance of our experienced guides. No experience necessary! Lucky Stables at Seaside Nature Park offers a wide variety of tours. Highlight of all tours is going into the Caribbean Sea for a swim with your horse.

St. Maarten Zoological Park & Botanical Garden

The St. Maarten Zoo is the largest zoological park in the Caribbean. Come see hundreds of mammals, birds and reptiles and relax in our shady, tropical garden. We also have the largest playground on Sint Maarten. A Perfect place to take the kids!

Corail Helicopters

When was the last time you did something for the first time ? So, take a seat in a Corail helicopter for the tour of your choice and enjoy an aerial escapade.

Rooser's Party BUs

Rooster’s Party Bus is an open-top double-decker London bus which tours the island of Sint Maarten.

Daily Excursions

Day trip Ferry to St. Barths

Great Bay Express is founded by Veterans of the Shipping & Marina Industry who believed that travelers prefer fast, comfortable, safe & reliable mode of transportation with a high level of customer service to low cost & low value alternatives. 

Beach Day In St. Barths With Lunch

Right on Gustavia’s Shell Beach, welcomes the brand new restaurant Shellona which is open every day for lunch and dinner and offers live music for sundown cocktail hour on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday evenings, as well as top DJs spinning the latest club mixes for evening events, which are listed in the local papers. You’ll find tasty light fare like chilled soups, fruit-garnished salads with tuna, shrimp, and chicken, plus sandwiches, burgers, pastas, and grilled fresh fish for lunch. Shellona, located on the famous Shell Beach, which borders Saint Barthelemy Island is renowned for its thousands shells!

Nikki Beach St. Barths

Nestled on the magnificent beach of Saint-Jean, Nikki Beach Saint Barth is a luxurious haven for the world’s jet-set clientele bringing celebration, sophistication and excitement to the island. Nikki Beach Saint Barth opened in 2002, is simplistic in beauty with all-white plush sun beds, chic drapery and the brand’s trademark teepees throughout the beach club and has become known as the playground of choice for the world’s most well known celebrities. The extensive menu includes delectable dishes featuring signature tastes and spices representative of all the countries Nikki Beach is located, including delicious salads, creative sushi rolls, original seafood entrees and slow-roasted free-range rotisserie chicken.

Beach Day at Anguilla

Shoal Bay Anguilla beach is beautiful, with its pinkish-hued white sand and intense turquoise water.  It is a two-mile sandy beach, and you can walk from one end to the other.

Golf Day to Anguilla

CuisinArt Golf Club offers a Caribbean golf experience where sand, wind and water blend seamlessly with Anguilla’s natural environment to present a golfer’s paradise.

Boat Charter To Anguilla

Swaliga has ample deck space and seating both in the shade and out in the sun. She has two heads (bathrooms) on board with full headroom & state of the art Jet Flush toilets. Swaliga means “Land of Salt”, which was the old Carib name for St. Maarten, Swaliga’s first home.

Catamaran Charters

Catamaran Tours St. Maarten

Enjoy a day out on our catamarans and sail around the island! Visit beautiful beaches and snorkel as we cruise around and find the best spots to relax at! It’s a great way to see the island and we are known for our superb service.

Tintamarre Day Tour

Sail around the island of St Maarten on a full-day cruise. On a spacious catamaran, you’ll sail to the neighboring island of Tintamarre, snorkel off Creole Rock, have lunch at Grand Case and enjoy scenic views of St Maarten’s beautiful coast.

Loterie Farm

Halfway up the road to Pic Paradis is Loterie Farm, a peaceful 150-acre private nature preserve opened to the public in 1999 by American expat B. J. Welch. There are hiking trails and maps, so you can go on your own or arrange a guide for a group. Along the marked trails you will see native forest with tamarind, gum, mango, and mahogany trees, and wildlife including greenback monkeys if you are lucky. In 2011 Loterie opened a lovely spring-fed pool and jacuzzi area with lounge chairs, great music, and chic tented cabanas called L’Eau Lounge. Don’t miss a treetop lunch or dinner at Hidden Forest Café, Loterie Farm’s restaurant, where Julie Perkis cooks delicious, healthy meals and snacks. If you are brave—and over 4 feet 5 inches tall—try soaring over trees on one of the longest zip lines in the Western Hemisphere. Caribbean Queen can make cabana reservations (groups up to 10), dinner reservations, as well as zipline and hiking for individuals or groups.

Cabana Rentals

L’eaulounge, is a private cabana enclave featuring a natural spring fed swimming pool & Jacuzzi. Cabanas can be booked for a full day. Each cabana accommodates up to 10 people comfortably.


OK so you are not R Kelly but that’s ok, we heard that he is afraid of heights anyway. But you’re not because on the Fly Zone, you are going to soar 35+ feet off the grounds, soaring between majestic 200-year-old mango and mahogany trees via a series of ropes, cables, and suspended bridges.

Hidden Forest Brasserie

Under the tutelage of chef Julia Purkis, comfort food served in a familial garden rules the roost here. Creative dishes with global influence drive the essence of our traditional eatery. Don’t miss a treetop lunch or dinner at Hidden Forest Café, Loterie Farm’s restaurant, where Julie Perkis cooks delicious, healthy meals and snacks.

Concierge Services

Carita Spa

Facials, Body Treatments, Massages, Pedicure, Waxing, Make-Up. Carita’s reputation is world renowned, and the Carita Day Spa offers the very latest in Carita beauty and anti-aging products allowing their clients to make the Carita experience part of their home beauty routine.

The Dior Spa

The Dior Spa, located at The Cliff resort in Cupecoy Beach, St. Maarten is the first Christian Dior spa in the Caribbean. Here guests receive luxurious hydrotherapy and aromatherapy treatments, deep tissue massages, facials and body scrubs.

La Vida Bella Spa

At La Vida Bella Day Spa we believe in wellness and the beauty of life, hence the saying where life is always beautiful. We offer an experience of true beauty. Our organic products are laden with flowers, fruit, vegetables and essential oils, which would enlighten your senses and make your experience a lasting one .

Country Club at Port De Plaisance

The completely renovated and remodeled Princess Country Club features a beauty salon, state-of-the art gym, a specially designed gym for children, ages 8 and up, a sauna in both the men’s and ladies’ dressing room, 2 dance and aerobics studios, personal trainers, a luxurious day spa and salon, a kids’ activity and daycare center, a pool with lounge chairs and cabanas and café organica, open 5AM to 11PM daily. The club is unparalleled in St. Maarten as to the scop and facilities the tennis program has to offer. It boasts 7 courts, all lit for nighttime use and a vast array of programs for beginners to advanced levels. The aquatics group offers a variety of swimming and fitness programs for all ages and abilities.

A Touch of Handz

St Martin’s best massage experience. Get comfortable putting yourselves in the professional care of registered and certified masseurs. Certified massage therapists and registered with the relevant authorities. We pride ourselves on our professionalism and discretion.

Biguine Spa

French Hairdresser for Women and Men.

Amber Hair Salon

Hair salon for ladies & men in Nettle bay on the French side.

Catering and Chef Services

Caribbean Queen can provide:

  • luxury catering services
  • private chef services
  • provisioning
  • event and party services

through the best catering companies on St. Maarten. Rates and menu’s available upon request.

Anse Marcel Beach Resort

Anse Marcel Beach is not only a luxury resort beside the beach, it is a state of grace. Anse Marcel is nestled in the most discreet cove in Saint Martin. Its white sandy beach is accessible by land or sea and the yachts can anchor in privacy.

Dollar Car Rental

At Dollar Rent A Car, it’s easy to find a rental car that suits your budget and your style. Dollar offers a large selection of high-quality rental vehicles designed to make getting to your destination comfortable and fun. Caribbean Queen can offer you special pricing on your car rental.

Private Car/Taxi

Available upon request.

Peter and Sons

Catering and Provisioning

Le Grand Marche is the best place to shop for your groceries in St.maarten/St.Martin. Le Grand Marche contains a huge variety of products from all over the world including Americas, Europe, Middle-East & Asia.

Beach Chair Reservations

Special reservations can be made for small or large parties to spend a fabulous day at many of the St. Maarten beaches with restaurant facilities. Caribbean Queen can pre-reserve for you.

Weekly Sailboat Charter Services

Do you want to experience a week of sailing around St. Maarten and visiting nearby Islands? Caribbean Queen can organize and plan weekly charters on various sailing vessels through well known reputable charter companies in St. Maarten. Whether it be a monohull or catamaran, Caribbean Queen can provide you with the perfect-fit boat for your sailing dream vacation.

Chabad St. Maarten

Chabad-Lubavitch is a philosophy, a movement, and an organization. It is considered to be the most dynamic force in Jewish life today.


Tropicana Casino

Tropicana Casino is located 3km away from Princess Juliana airport along Welfare Road, within close proximity to Simpson Bay marina lagoon, hotels, restaurants, chic bars and elegant shops. Tropicana Casino frequented by locals and tourists and named “The Friendliest Casino in St. Maarten”.

Casino Royale

Playing is the main thing and you won’t have to wait for “Lady Luck” to have a fantastic time at Casino Royale in St Maarten. Name your game and we’ve got it somewhere on our casino floor – and you won’t want to miss our many giveaways.
Casino Royale is the largest on the island of St Maarten, boasting 21,000 square feet of gaming. With 21 tables of gaming, you can choose from roulette, black jack, craps, poker (Three Card Bonus Poker, Let It Ride Bonus, Caribbean Poker, and Texas Hold’em).

Stars Casino

The finest restaurants, bars, lounges, sports bars and lunch spots, all surrounding the most popular casino in the Caribbean. Slots open 24hrs a day.

Hollywood Casino

Centrally located to the Simpson Bay area, one of the island’s entertainment hotspots is Pelican Key, where you’ll find the Hollywood Casino. This attractive casino lets you play table games and slots, while enjoying the Hollywood Star Theme.

Prive shisha & music lounge

Prive, St. Maarten’s newest trendy Sky Bar and lounge gives a chic dimension to St. Maarten’s nightlife. An indoor lounge with an open terrace perched on the top of the modern Mega Yacht Building offers stunning views of the vibrant Simpson Bay strip and lagoon. Designed with young and hip clientele in mind, Prive has been built from the ground up in a cozy and chic style with mahogany bar stools and roof top seating.

Tantra nightclub & sanctuary

Tantra Nightclub & Sanctuary in the heart of Maho village: Submerse yourself in a sanctuary of sound and energy. With its global inspirations stimulating your every desire of taste, comfort, and harmony, succumb to Tantra! International and Local DJs playing the best mix of music possible…Priding ourselves on never being repetitive or stale, our DJs are constantly pushing the party to higher and higher levels…

The Red Piano

The Red Piano offers fabulous entertainment nightly from a host of talented international performers. The high energy shows and the incredible selection behind the bar almost guarantee a party will break out every night. Your hosts Jason and Drew will make sure you feel like one of the family, and, balance permitting, it has been known for the bold and brave to “shake their money-maker” on top of the red piano.With new and exciting performers every month, The Red Piano in St. Maarten brings you the best live music entertainment on the island. We are definitely a place in your tour of the island that you cannot miss. We offer live music every night and exclusive cocktails and drinks you won’t find anywhere else.

La Bamba

La Bamba is a true Caribbean Beach Bar, right at the heart of Simpson Bay. We are behind Topper’s on Kim Sha Beach, with plenty of parking! Sundays Live Rock ‘n Roll and Tuesdays Live Hot Latin Music. Dance the night away! Wednesdays and Saturdays we feature FREE movie nights.Don’t forget about our bon fires and lounges over-looking one of the most fabulous island ocean beaches! Happy hour from 5-7pm.

Sky Beach Bar

The Sky Beach Rooftop Beach and Lounge is perfect for visitors who don’t want to leave the beach vibe after the sun goes down (there’s also a tent in case of rain). Located in Maho, the elegant rooftop pulses with techno and house music while guests lounge on beds in cabanas. There is sand volleyball for fun and great cocktails at the happening bar. Great views and stargazing come with the territory.

Princess Casino

The Princess Casino at Princess Port de Plaisance is the largest casino on the island and one of the largest in the entire Caribbean. The casino features more than 12,000 sq. ft. of gaming tables, slots (including a second floor devoted to nickel play), private “high-roller” rooms, a gourmet restaurant with live floor shows and nightly music for dancing.


A lot of places claim to be tax-free, St. Martin / St. Maarten truly is. One more reason to choose our Island for your vacation over other destinations.

Although many other tourist destinations claim to be duty-free, St. Maarten is the only destination in West Indies that can truly claim that status.

The French side has a wide range of luxury and fashion boutiques, while the Dutch side’s Front St. is filled with stores selling jewelry, electronics, and designer everything!

This is why St. Maarten is truly a shopping haven.

West Indies Mall - Marigot

Blooming Baskets - Porto Cupecoy Plaza

Front St. - Phillipsburg

Grand Case Shopping

Guavaberry - Phillipsburg

Grand Case Shopping

Marigot Harbour

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