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Address: Maho 3550-147, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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Located at the end of Maho Bay and also very close to the airport where...

Located at the end of Maho Bay and also very close to the airport where airplanes fly right above the beach.

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Nice beach

Great place to get a little sun and watch the planes come in. Be careful. Waves can be a little overpowering.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Grant B
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Penetanguishene, Canada
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127 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Close to the airport, it brings in lots of tourists! It's pretty small so crowded but you can rent a chair and umbrella.

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Penetanguishene, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great place to get a little sun and watch the planes come in. Be careful. Waves can be a little overpowering.

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Thank Grant B
tolland, ct
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The color of the water and cleanliness of the beach certainly makes a trip to this beach worth it, highly recommend it.

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Blind River, Canada
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3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We go here like thousands of others to watch the planes land and take off. Great spot. Cold beers. A bit crowded but you need to come here if visiting St. Martin

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Vancouver Island, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great little beach to get photos of planes landing really close over head. The swim is good too, but very crowded as everyone wants to be there and the beach is small. If you don't get a free parking spot on the road, you can park in the pay parking next to the sunset restaurant and they will validate your... More 

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New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I love watching plane landing at the beach. I also love the air blast from a big aircraft taking off. It is a amazing beach,

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Thank CS L
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

After getting aggravated driving around the traffic choked island in a rental car we had for a 6 hour cruise ship stop, we decided to visit the supposed "must see" beach. We easily found a parking spot along the airport fence 100' from the beach. Spent an hour in the restaurant/bar/beach club directly adjacent to the beach. What fun watching... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My wife and I walked here after an island bus tour. We asked the tourist office by the harbour how long it would take to walk to. It took us roughly 20 - 25 minutes. Worth the walk. We paid for a sun lounger each and an umbrella (half price as the day was coming to an end). Friendly beach... More 

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Harrow, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Sonesta Maho Beach resort & Loved this Beach! Not noisy and the planes were so amazing! We couldn't get enough of it! Beach gets packed when cruise ships are in though. Go early to get a lounger.

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Kensington, Connecticut
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Enjoyed watching the planes coming in and out. Unfortunately, the one thing that makes this beach unique also made it a little too rough for snorkeling and enjoying swimming there.

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