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Address: Marigot, St. Maarten-St. Martin

Bordered by outdoor cafés, restaurants, and shops, Marina Port la Royale,...

Bordered by outdoor cafés, restaurants, and shops, Marina Port la Royale, right in the heart of Marigot, is a pleasant place to visit at any hour of the day.

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Quaint marina with shops and restaurants

A walk through the market then off to the Marina Royal. A marina with a lot of charm. Boutiques (Boutique ananas was our favourite) and restaurants line the docks. Some... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 28 December 2015
Ontario's Near North, Canada
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016

We ate lunch, walked around shops and enjoyed some people watching. It was a nice afternoon break from the beaches.

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016

Charming sunset. Good atmosphere. A lot of restaurant and cafes. Near a good shopping area. Just beautiful.

Thank raisa225
Mankato, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2016

We visited this area on a Thursday night during carnival. What a fun evening. The had a parade of children and later with adults accompanied by a tambour band. Fun! We ate dinner at Les Spinnaker. A great evening.

Thank Rose W
Ontario's Near North, Canada
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67 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2015 via mobile

A walk through the market then off to the Marina Royal. A marina with a lot of charm. Boutiques (Boutique ananas was our favourite) and restaurants line the docks. Some restaurants have tables on the docks (Le Tropicana had reasonable rates for French fare) Very pleasant walk through for us!

1 Thank Pleasureseakers
Dorchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015

Second stop on a caribbean cruise. Took water taxi from the cruise ship to the town beach, next to the shopping area. Beach was beautiful, did get a bit of hassle form locals trying to sell everything from Aloe Vera, massages, dresses etc etc but no one was rude, just laid back. Had a foot massage in the end and... More 

Thank Cjay407
Maastricht, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2015

its very closed by the hotel and you are there by walk in 3 min. you can relax walking next to the water when you finish eat enouf shops to shopping and on the water ou can sit and drink smoke shisha with nice music. very good place.

Thank Brenda G
Hamilton, ON
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2015

By water or land, the marina is a nice place to spend some time. The visual landscape is pleasant, and it's also fun to see the different yachts that are docked in the marina.

Thank escarpmentdweller
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2015

The Marina Port La Royale is the main area in downtown Marigot, French Saint Martin, where lots of yachts are docked. It has also six to eight restaurants/bars, one art gallery and a dozen shops. It still has its charm. When visiting Saint Martin this year, we realised that the area is a bit run down, requiring renovation and being... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2015 via mobile

We've been here several times and always have a great time. Our teen daughter had a friend traveling with us and both girls enjoyed the shopping, beach and water taxi ride. The water was as gorgeous as ever and the scenery didn't disappoint...it never does. We look forward to returning here again soon!

Thank Andrea W
Warwick, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2015

Love the little restaurants and shops here. After lunch walk it off at the open air market. Very pleasant day off the beach.

1 Thank Babboobabs

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