Room type

Standard Room, 1 Bedroom

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Room, 2 Bedrooms, Oceanfront

Max Occupancy: 6 guests (up to 5 children)


Get an overview of this hotelCasual family resort on St. Maarten's Simpson Bay


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.

Swim-up sipping

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.

Water views

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.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

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.

Ground transportation:

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) 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Restaurant 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Total number of rooms - 140 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Number of floors - 6 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Wedding services 
  • Free self parking 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Free WiFi 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Kitchen  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Sofa bed  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  
  • DVD player  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • DVD player 
  • Balcony or patio 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Climate control 
  • Phone 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Kitchen 
  • Microwave 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower only 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Television 
  • Desk 
  • Sofa bed 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 

Where to Eat

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.

Nearby Things to Do

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 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible parking 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21

Special check-in instructions:

The credit card used to book the reservation must be presented at the time of check-in, along with a photo ID. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

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.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

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.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Deposit: USD 100 per stay
  • Resort fee: USD 10 per accommodation, per night
The hotel resort fee includes:
  • Pool access
  • Beach loungers
  • Fitness center access
  • Business center/computer access
  • Internet access
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

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