Maho is a village and a beach located on the Dutch side of Saint Maarten Island
. This beautiful west facing Caribbean
hot spot has the largest Casino on the island, Casino Royal, to fulfill all your gaming needs. The village has 40 duty-free boutiques, many bars and restaurants
as well as a wide selection of entertainment. You will also find many types of accommodations, villas and lodging including vacation rentals, condo rentals and villa rentals, all overlooking the white sand of Maho Beach.
Maho Beach is famous for its plane landing and departures from the neighboring Princess Juliana International Airport
. Spectators from all over the world gather along the beach to watch approaching planes soar above them at unbelievable low heights. Due to the shortness of the runway, large planes are forced to approach low, which makes for an incredible tourist attraction. If you are concerned about the airplane noise, you will take comfort in knowing that most large plane landings take place between 1:30pm – 5:00pm and the airport is closed from 11:00pm – 7:00am. You’ll have no trouble sleeping in your chosen accommodation, vacation rental, condo rental or villa rental.
From the doorsteps of your accommodation, vacation rental or villa rental, this beautiful island is easy to navigate around. Rent a scooter or ATV
, take a taxi or go on a group tour of the island. This hilly island will show you amazing views around every corner. Nearby Philipsburg
on the Dutch side and Marigot
on the French side are worth seeing. You’ll find amazing restaurants all over the island as well as numerous activities such as swimming, snorkeling, diving, mountain biking
St. Maarten is one of the most diverse islands in the Caribbean with the north speaking French, the south speaking Dutch and a host of other ethnic backgrounds including Spanish and Creole. The official currencies are the Euro and the Florin but the US dollar is also widely accepted. This friendly and welcoming island is waiting for you
! Check out the selection Owner Direct offers for accommodations, vacation rentals and villa rentals now!