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There are several options - By taxi ( About $15 for couples extra for baggage and added head)-By renting a car ( THRIFTY / PARADISE have a desk both on property and the airport)

Depending on the hour, it is usually 15 minutes. Please click here to download map.

There is a bridge on the way to the airport that opens up three times a day to let boats pass: During Winter Season (Dec through Apr)

  • 09:00 - Outbound from the Lagoon
  • 09:30 - Inbound
  • 11:00 - Outbound from the Lagoon
  • 11:30 - Inbound
  • 16:30 - Outbound from the Lagoon
  • 17:30 - Inbound
During Summer Season (May 1 through Nov 30)
  • 09:30 - Outbound traffic from the Lagoon
  • 11:30 - Outbound traffic from the Lagoon
  • 17:30 - Outbound traffic from the Lagoon

  • By rental - Most easiest ways for ( long term uses)
  • Taxi - Is a good option but will cost more (short time usage)
  • Harley Davidson - Recreational
  • Scooter - Recreational
  • Quads - Recreational
  • Boat rides
  • Island tours/shopping trips
The closest international airport is the Princess Juliana Airport.
Yes, there are ATM's on the resort premises.
  • WIB (next to the Red Piano Bar)
  • RBTT (across the entrance of the Casino)
For the health and comfort of fellow guests, a no smoking policy is part of the official Rules and Regulations. Smoking is permitted on the terraces with the sliding doors closed and using the ashtray provided. Smoking is strictly prohibited at all times inside the units.
Yes, there are BBQs grills available in the terraces at The Villas at Simpson Bay Resort and in each building at Simpson Bay Resort & Marina.
Laundry facilities are located on the 3rd Floor at The Villas at Simpson Bay Resort. The tokens are both at the towel booth and Front Desk.
The resort has the same power outlets as in the US.
Yes, right at the Concierge Office there are computers for guest to use at no charge.
Yes, there is free wireless internet access in all the resort. Do you have a laptop with you and need more bandwidth?Call the Front Desk at Ext.5421 or the Concierge Desk at Ext. 777 for more details.
Yes, the resort provides cribs, high chairs and rollaway beds.
Yes, please click here for more information.
US dollars are widely accepted in all the island. The official currency of Dutch St Maarten is the Netherlands florin or guilder (NAF) and on the French side it is the Euro. Prices are usually listed in dollars and the local currency.
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