Book your room at Royal Palm Beach Resort
Casual family resort on St. Maarten’s Simpson Bay
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On Dutch side
Set on south-facing Simpson Bay, the 140-suite Royal Palm Beach Resort is located on the St. Maarten half of the island, about 7 km (4 mi) west of the Dutch capital of Philipsburg.
Cushioned chairs supply lounging comfort beside Royal Palm's pool with swim-up bar, the Caribbean Sea laps the resort's beach front, and a restaurant/bar offers all-day dining.
Two-bedroom guest suites include balconies or terraces with ocean views, living/dining rooms, ceiling fans as well as air conditioning, DVD/VCRs, and fully equipped kitchens.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
Royal Palm Beach Resort
At your hotel
Royal Palm Beach Resort's retail arcade includes a beauty salon offering massage; a grocery; and an Internet center with seven computers providing high-speed Internet access (surcharge). Use of outdoor barbecue grills is complimentary.
Depending on demand, a limited schedule of children's arts and crafts activities (surcharges) are offered. Complimentary family activities include crab races and bingo. The hotel provides beach loungers, towels, and sun umbrellas.
A laundry room contains coin-operated machines. Self parking is complimentary at this Saint Maarten hotel.
Shuttle vans and private cars of varying prices are available. They can be reserved during the process of booking a reservation for this hotel, via this Web site, and added to the total trip cost.
- Outdoor pool
- Poolside bar
- Swim-up bar
- Spa treatment room(s)
- Complimentary newspapers in lobby
- Fitness facilities
- Total number of rooms - 140
- Multilingual staff
- 24-hour front desk
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Shopping on site
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Laundry facilities
- Barbecue grill(s)
- Number of floors - 6
- Wedding services
- Supervised childcare/activities
- Free self parking
- Beach umbrellas
- Beach sun loungers
- Beach towels
- Number of buildings/towers - 1
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Free Wi-Fi
Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi
Park your car
Free self parking
In your room
- Premium TV channels
- DVD player
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Air conditioning
- Complimentary newspaper
- Ceiling fan
- Climate control
- Coffee/tea maker
- Shower only
- Complimentary toiletries
- Hair dryer
- In-room childcare (surcharge)
- Cable TV service
- Iron/ironing board
- In-room safe
- Sofa bed
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- Cribs/infant beds available
Eat and drink
A complimentary rum-punch party is offered on Mondays.
Cabana Beach Bar & Restaurant - Casual open-air restaurant/bar with wood floor and ceiling serving breakfast, lunch, dinner. Dinner choices such as conch chowder, grilled lobster, fish, shrimp, steaks, rack of lamb, curried chicken, roast duck. Wednesday-night barbecue buffet and live entertainment.
Pool Bar - Open-air bar with swim-up side open late morning to early evening.
Royal Palm Beach Resort lies on a 100-m (109-yd) Caribbean Sea crescent beach that's part of the 3-km-long (2-mi) beach fringing Simpson Bay adjacent to the airport on the island's southwest side. Water in the bay remains calm is most weather. The resort's beachfront is furnished with lounge chairs and thatched shades.
For freshwater swimming, the resort offers 15.25-by-10-m (50-by-33-ft) pool flanked by a sundeck furnished with cushioned lounge chairs. Complimentary aerobics are offered in the pool during busy seasons.
A water-sports center rents snorkeling gear and, for charges, offers activities such as kayaking, parasailing, motor boating, sailing, scuba diving, fishing, motor boating, and cruising.
Use of Royal Palm Beach Resort's large air-conditioned fitness center with cardio machines, weight machines, and free weights is complimentary.
From early morning to early evening, complimentary shuttles transport guests to a companion property in St. Maarten, Flamingo Beach Resort, 1.25 km (0.75 mi) away. There, guests have complimentary access to a pool, a lighted tennis court, and a beach on Simpson Bay.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the resort; fees may apply.
- Windsurfing nearby
- Personal motorized watercraft on site
- Scooter/moped rentals nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Aerobics on site
- Fishing on site
- Motor boating on site
- Parasailing on site
- Sailing on site
- Scuba diving on site
- Snorkeling on site
- Volleyball on site
The fine print for Royal Palm Beach Resort
When you arrive
Check-in time starts at 4 PM
Minimum check-in age is 21
Special check-in instructions:
Guests must provide a credit card at check-in to cover the required damage deposit. The deposit is refunded after guestrooms have been inspected following the guest's departure. If damage or missing items are discovered, guests will be charged.
When you leave
Check-out time is 10 AM
How you can pay
Accepted at this hotel: Cash not accepted, American Express, MasterCard, Visa
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
- Resort fee: USD 10 per accommodation, per night
- Pool access
- Beach loungers
- Fitness center access
- Business center/computer access
- Internet access (may be limited)
- Deposit: USD 100 per stay
- Cleaning/housekeeping/linens fees vary based on length of stay
- Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 25 per night
- Rollaway bed fee: USD 50 per night