Destination guide

Head to the charming city of Cole Bay

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Cole Bay. This romantic and scenic city entices travellers with its restaurants and boating. Marigot Market and Fort St. Louis are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Cole Bay

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Cole Bay a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sint Maarten Zoo (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Mullet Bay Golf (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Butterfly Farm (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Cole Bay

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Cole Bay. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Maho Beach (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Pinel Island (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Seaside Nature Park (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Kim Sha Beach (0.8 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Little Bay Beach (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Great Bay Beach (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Cole Bay

The nearest airport is in Philipsburg (SXM-Princess Juliana Intl.), located 2.2 mi (3.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Grand Case (SFG-L'Esperance), which is 5.2 mi (8.3 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Cole Bay?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 808 holiday lettings around Cole Bay. From 381 flats & apartments to 269 villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Cole Bay?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Cole Bay:

  • Almond Grove: 23 holiday homes
  • Cay Bay: 168 holiday homes
  • Maho: 371 holiday homes
  • Les Terres Basses: 228 holiday homes
  • Belair: 46 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Cole Bay?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Cole Bay. From Vrbo UK travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Seaside Nature Park: 848 holiday lettings
  • University of St. Martin: 831 holiday lettings
  • Cyrus Wathey Square: 830 holiday lettings
  • Scilly Cay: 179 holiday lettings
  • Crocus Bay Beach: 179 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Cole Bay listed on Vrbo UK where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Flats in Cole Bay?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK offers 381 Flats in Cole Bay. Our other popular types of Cole Bay holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 269 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 346 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 176 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Hotels and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Cole Bay?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 638 holiday homes with pool available in Cole Bay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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