Destination guide

Delight in the beachside landscape of Sandy Ground

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Sandy Ground. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. Marigot Market and Fort St. Louis are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Sandy Ground

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Sandy Ground a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mullet Bay Golf (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Sint Maarten Zoo (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Butterfly Farm (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Sandy Ground

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Sandy Ground. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Maho Beach (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Pinel Island (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Mercure Beach (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Kim Sha Beach (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Mullet Beach (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Red Bay Beach (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Sandy Ground

Fly into Philipsburg (SXM-Princess Juliana Intl.), the closest airport, located 1.3 mi (2.1 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Grand Case (SFG-L'Esperance), which is 4.6 mi (7.4 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Sandy Ground?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 1,062 house rentals around Sandy Ground. From 207 Houses to 247 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Sandy Ground is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Sandy Ground?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Sandy Ground:

  • Maho: 328 vacation rentals
  • Oyster Pond: 200 vacation rentals
  • Indigo Bay: 49 vacation rentals
  • Belair: 44 vacation rentals
  • Pelican Key: 190 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Sandy Ground?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Sandy Ground. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • St. Jean Beach: 1,687 home rentals
  • Maho Beach: 865 home rentals
  • Rendezvous Bay Beach: 330 home rentals
  • Petites Cayes: 1,063 home rentals
  • Museum of Sint Maarten: 869 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Sandy Ground listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Sandy Ground?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 207 Houses in Sandy Ground. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Sandy Ground include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 247 lodging choices
  • Villas: 521 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 8 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Sandy Ground?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 827 vacation homes with pool available in Sandy Ground.

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