15 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In St Maarten - Updated 2022

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If there’s anywhere you should you visit if you’re heading to the Caribbean, it’s the island of St Martin or St Maarten. This half Dutch, half French, tropical island is a beautiful location for just about any kind of traveler. If you’re a thrill-seeker, there’s no shortage of high adrenaline activities here and if you’re just a person looking to crack open a good book and sit on the beach then there’s plenty of that, too. There are many things to do in St Maarten at night, too. Add the delicious food options and killer parties, then St Martin is a great choice for any vacation.

Once you’ve booked your ticket you have to find a place to stay - hotels and resorts are fun, but can be costly. Booking with Airbnb lets you experience the island at your own pace and have the privacy of your own cozy, little room. So, here’s a list of some of the best Airbnbs in St Maarten.

1. Studio in the heart of Orient Bay (from USD 135)

If you’re traveling by yourself or with a partner, this cozy little studio may be the perfect spot for you! It’s equipped with the necessities you need, like a full kitchen, WiFi and TV. The owners live about two minutes away and are always there to welcome new guests or provide any kind of assistance you may need, during your stay. The beach and ocean are a short two-minute walk away from the apartment, as well as places to shop and eat. This Airbnb in St Maarten near Orient Beach should definitely be up for your consideration.

Studio au coeur d'Orient Bay
Orient Bay, Collectivity of Saint Martin, St. Martin
131 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire condominium (condo) 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
air conditioning works very well
it's nice to have wifi and tv
this was a wonderful apt exactly as described complete with patio fully working kitchen
the room had everything i needed including a very good wifi connection which is always useful
comfortable apartment and bed with patio
apartment is clean and cozy
the bed is super comfortable apartment very clean spacious for 2 adults
her place is spotless very roomy for 2 and so nicely decorated
very clean great value and phenomenal location
clean and comfortable with a covered patio
she was very helpful with any questions we had
annabel was the perfect host
annabel was a wonderful host
annabel was a wonderful host
annabel was a wonderful host
the location is safe
great location in orient village
the location is amazing
great location super comfortable bed
perfect location perfect room
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2. Private room in beautiful villa (from USD 68)

This centrally located, private villa in St Maarten is perfect for the person who wants to experience the quality shopping the island has to offer, as well as for anyone who wants to spend time on the beach. Located right between some of the most popular beaches on St Martin and Marigot, you’ll be right in the middle of all the best stuff on the island. The villa is surrounded by a private garden and has a pool, offering some great opportunities for people looking for privacy.

83 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in bed and breakfast 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed and furnishings are comfortable and well thought out
eating breakfast outside on the patio was a great way to start the day
the room is nicely furnished and comfortable
the bed was comfortable with sleepy pillows
room was clean and the wifi worked great
room was very nice and clean
we had a clean beautiful bedroom and bathroom and use of the house
the suite was clean and fully supplied with bathrobes and towels for room and beach
the property was neat and clean
she was extremely friendly
she is a great host and we felt special and at home
angele was a great and friendly host
she was very communicative and friendly
angele was very nice helpful host and gave us lots of good recommendations
the villa is in a central locale for island adventures and shopping
close to beaches and the best restaurants on the island not more than 10-15 min drive away
the location was a bit tricky to find but a helpful neighbor pointed us in the right direction
awesome place to stay next to grand case
i can't say enough about how great they both are the location was also great
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3. A comfortable studio with a beach view (from USD 175)

Indulge in a pleasant stay in Philipsburg by choosing to stay at this comfortable studio that boasts a magnificent view of the beach, which is among the best on the island. Enjoy the cruise ships that come and go while relaxing over a cup of coffee in the morning for a quick recharge.

The studio provides a cozy bed that can accommodate either solo travelers or couples. You can also enjoy a complete kitchen that comes with a bar, a bathroom, and a beautiful deck for unwinding. What’s more, in addition to the beach, the studio is also close to restaurants, bars, and shops.

Blue grand view studio
Philipsburg, Sint Maarten, Sint Maarten
134 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great apartment with amazing sea views
the balcony and view from the pool was the best part it looks even better in person
everything was great the view was breath taking and we really enjoyed the pool
the pool is amazing great views from the room and kitchen
yes pool and view are nice and lovely to have
the place was clean and so perfect for our trip to st maartens
the place is clean and has everything you might need during your stay
the studio is clean comfy and have all you can possibly need in an apartment
the place was beautiful we spent a week here and the studio felt very spacious and was very clean
the communication with the host was quick very helpful und spotless
jolanda was a great host
jolanda is a great host with excellent hospitality
the hosts are very responsive to requests
jolanda and martin were very helpful
i can't speak highly enough of our experience and the wonderful hosts
the location was convenient and safe
it is a wonderful place within walking distance to excellent food and shopping
the location is perfect to anyone new to the island
excellent property with a great location
local suggestions and excellent location
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4. A modern studio with access to a private beach (from USD 125)

What is more amazing than having access to a private beach during your vacation? That dream can come true when you stay at this modern studio. Once you open the terrace gate, you will find yourself on a private beach that will make you feel heavenly. You can relax in your comfortable bed while watching the rest of the family having fun on the beach.

The studio offers two beds that can accommodate up to four people, so bring the closest ones to you to enjoy some quality time together. Other facilities offered here include a cable TV, a bathroom, and beach essentials.

Welcome to the NEW studio Cocotier on the beach !
Marigot, Collectivity of St Martin, St. Martin
55 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condominium (condo) 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
many buildings are damaged but this apartment is fully refurbished and beautiful inside
kitchen is fully equipped and this was a perfect pied-à-terre for our week in sxm
there’s a ton of kitchen appliances but what we enjoyed the most was the espresso machine
nice roomy fridge small cooking area but really the place is most comfortable for two people
very nice and clean place
the condo itself was clean and efficient for the week i spent there
super clean and has everything you'll need for a pleasurable stay
the area is very clean and all the locals were so nice and helpful
my host and her onsite attendant were very attentive friendly and helpful
we never shared the beach with more than 4 people and everyone was just so lovely and friendly
titi will be your local host and is amazing
titi and annick were great hosts
titi is a great host with lots of knowledge of the area
this was an amazing location
this is a relaxing location with many great restaurants a short walk away
it's close to stores a walk to a great bakery and the marigot port
condo is in a great location to walk to a variety of delicious restaurants
great location apartment is located right on the front view of the bay few steps away from the beach
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5. A contemporary apartment on Simpson Bay Beach (from USD 175)

Another beachfront apartment that you should consider booking is this contemporary apartment. It is located right on Simpson Bay Beach and it is also within walking distance to night clubs, restaurants, stores, and more.

Featuring one bedroom and two comfortable beds, the apartment is suitable for two people. You are welcome to cook your own meals in the fully equipped kitchen. The bathroom is equipped with an instant hot water heater shower to keep you warm and fresh. Marvel at the gorgeous views of the beach from your private terrace, which soon is going to be your favorite place.

Apartment on the beach 2
Simpson Bay, Sint Maarten, Sint Maarten
104 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
you enter into the kitchen area which has a table and four chairs couch and a smart tv
the views from the apartment are incredibly beautiful
we loved the porch the most with a very comfortable couch where you could also take a nap
the ceiling fans and ac in the bedroom keep you cool at night
the views were as advertised the apartment is perfectly located
extremely neat and clean
lucy offers a clean place with beach towels and kitchen utensils
the unit was clean functional and cute
sparkling clean and convenient location
the apartment is simple and modest but most importantly very clean
she was helpful polite and very pleasant to speak with
lucy and radek are fantastic hosts
lucy and radek were gracious hosts very attentive to all our inquires and requests
radek and lucy are fantastic hosts
radek and lucie are great hosts
great location right on beach
the location is perfect
location is perfect for us to walk to public transportation
perfect location on simpson bay
excellent location on the beach
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6. Beachfront condo

You’re in the Caribbean, so, of course, you want to see the beach! In this amazing condo, the beach is literally at the front door. Step onto the balcony and marvel at the spectacular beachfront views. What’s better than overlooking the beach? How about your own private beach? That’s right, this spot has its own private beach, as well as a private pool. It is perfect for a couple looking to stay for a romantic getaway and on top of all the privacy, local amenities, like shopping and restaurants, are all within walking distance.

Beachfront condo-Marigot St Martin.
Marigot, Collectivity of Saint Martin, St. Martin
202 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
unforgettable view in a perfect studio apartment
furthermore the apartment is well-equipped and offers a nice sea-view
we loved hearing the waves at night and having breakfast with the sea view in the morning
we also appreciated the kitchen amenities - we made breakfast in the airbnb in the morning
the only thing that could use improvement is the mattress and kitchen sink
a nice clean studio 5 minutes from marigot
the facility is clean safe and well-lit - all very important
clean quite beach just out the back door
we really appreciated this the apartment itself is small nice and clean
the unit was clean and has security guard and is gated so we always felt safe
amazing host and amazing people overall
great host and also helpful
jak and amy were wonderful hosts
maps and information provided by jak and amy about the island were extremely helpful
amy n jak were wonderful hosts
the location was good
the location is good
it is great location on the beachfront and walking distance to the street market
the location was better than expected
great location- it is easy to get to and close to most places on the island
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7. A beachfront condo in a central location

Welcome to this beachfront condo, where you can enjoy a superb stay in a central location with grocery stores, restaurants, and cafes all around you.

Featuring one bed and one bathroom, the condo is perfect for three people. You can enjoy the natural sunlight that penetrates through the window every morning. Make your cup of coffee or tea and bring it on to the terrace that lets you admire the beach for as long as you want. You can also find a satellite TV, beach chairs, and a living room inside the condo.

Sea View condo St Martin -Caribbean.
Saint Martin, St. Martin
91 reviews
Entire condominium 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there is tv ac and balcony to just relax
the place has air conditioning (yay ) and amazing ocean views
the view from the apartment is stunning
the wifi worked great even when sitting out on the patio
nice clean apartment with all the amenities you need
the place was clean and the bed was great
we loved using the condo's private swimming pool it was very clean
the condo was clean beautifully furnished and incredibly comfortable
the pool at the complex is clean and refreshing
condo is really clean and well equipped with great view of the ocean
jak and amy were wonderful hosts
jak & amy are great hosts
our hosts jack and amy were wonderful
the hospitality of the host was the best l experienced so far
very nice and helpful host
the location is perfect walking distance to the ferry
the location of the apartment was perfect
easy to get around to do shopping to restaurants and local transportation is available close by
location of the condo is great
ideal location to everything shops and restaurants
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8. Ocean view suite

Keeping with the theme of great spaces for people traveling with loved ones, this ultra luxurious space is adults only. It’s a whole suite, so it is very spacious. Not only that, but it also features amazing views, a hot tub, and an infinity pool. There is also a fully equipped kitchen and large screen satellite TV, for those evenings you want to cook your own gourmet meals and relax. The spa bathroom is a modern space, featuring waterfall faucets and a rainfall shower head, with river rock flooring.

Amazing "Ocean-view Suite" at Oasis Retreat
Upper Prince's Quarter, Sint Maarten, Sint Maarten
50 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

9. Cozy studio with magnificent view

Located on a cul-de-sac, on the French side of the island, this cozy space on a hill offers a great view of the surroundings. Because this spot is tucked away from the busy streets, it is a little quieter and secure. But, it is still located close enough to the town and within a good distance from local shops and restaurants. Orient Bay and the airport are only a short distance, as well.

Appart cosy avec vue magnifique
34 reviews
Entire condominium 1 Bed

10. Les Tamarins

Located in a quiet neighborhood, but still close to the shops, this lovely space is a hidden gem, surrounded by lush, green space. A terrace overlooks the garden, which according to the host is quite rare, because of the island’s lack of natural spring water. A great spot for someone not looking for anything too extravagant, but still very modern.

Les Tamarins

11. Beachside lodging

Located right on the beach of Orient Bay, this great spot offers a swimming pool and an amazing seaside view. It’s a fully-equipped spot, with easy access to the beach and local amenities - this place is great for couples and families, as well. A tropical garden and tennis court nearby, means you can get some good workouts in, while you’re visiting.

Beachside Lodging

12. A modern and spacious apartment with housekeeping services

Enjoy a relaxed and tranquil stay at this modern and spacious apartment that will be cleaned during the week for your comfort. Situated in a private community that has its own security guard, the apartment comes with two comfortable beds that can accommodate four people. To keep you entertained, a smart TV with free access to Netflix and Hulu is provided. Other available facilities include a bathroom and a shared patio.

Free Housekeeping + Laundry done for you - 5⭐️Host
Cole Bay, Sint Maarten, Sint Maarten
136 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the air conditioning was a huge plus
new strong air conditioning unit
the wifi signal is strong and dependable throughout the apartment
nice little quiet cozy house with all the necessary equipment
antonio very helpful place homely wifi great
very clean and comfortable
everything was very clean
very clean and confortable place
place was clean and well maintained
it was clean and very accommodating
the host was very hospitable and kind
overall great hospitality and amazing hosts
antonio was very friendly and attentive to anything i needed
the hosts were very nice and kept to themselves completely
samuel was a great host
close to marigot and about 20 minutes to grand case
very safe and close to airport
very close to airport and secure private location
good location that was easily accessible
close to everything and it was in a safe neighborhood
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13. Studio in Marigot

This is a beautiful 237 square foot (22 square meter) condo on the French side of the island, with a spacious terrace, for when you plan on spending some time outside (which I’m sure you will!) This spot overlooks the marina, so you will have the best views of all the yachts and boats, coming in and out. The apartment is located on the second floor, so you will get some great views and since its centrally located, you’re only a short walk away from bakeries, cafes and shopping. If you like to sail boats, they are nearby and if you like to lounge on the beach, its only 10 minutes away, by car.

Studio in Marigot Saint Martin
Marigot, Collectivity of Saint Martin, Saint Martin
80 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

14. Panoramic sea view

This 323 square foot (30 square meter) apartment in Marigot Bay is another great spot for lone travelers or travelers looking for a nice romantic spot with their loved one. It is situated on the second floor, with convenient beach access, as well as access to nearby shops and places of entertainment. Another great bonus of this apartment is the pool access, if you’re not up for the beach. It is a great, central location, offering all the conveniences of the island and is only fifteen minutes from the airport. So land, pick up your luggage and start your island adventure, right away.

Superb Apartment Sea Panoramic View!
Baie de Marigot, Collectivity of Saint Martin, Saint Martin
93 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

15. Loft on the beach

Fully furnished and equipped for travelers any time of the year, this beachfront loft space is located in a great spot for people looking to take advantage of St Martin’s amazing beaches. Offering a seaside view and pool, every comfort is taken care of here. It’s only a 30-minute drive from the airport and a short walk to the most popular beach on the island. It’s a nice vacation rental in St Maarten that you should consider booking.

Mont Vernon, Collectivité de Saint-Martin, St. Martin
45 reviews
Entire condominium 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
it was clean and had everything you needed
pool was clean and shaded areas were available
the apartment was comfortable and clean
we would definitely return again because the unit is clean and comfy and the beach is wonderful
the apartment was perfect really fresh and comfortable and everything was clean
sabrina met us as the unit when we arrived and was very helpful
really nice apartment close tot the beach
oh and parking was free easy and close to the apartment
easy to walk to orient bay where there is a grocery store and touristy restaurants
the apartment is in a great location for all those reasons
great place the location was quiet with a few friendly neighbors and easy access to the ocean
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A place for anyone!

There are tons of things to do and great spots to check out on St Maarten. Many of the owners of these rentals are more than willing to help a curious traveler, so you’ll get to experience the island like a local. Whether you’re wondering where to stay in St Maarten, looking for a luxurious space or looking for a low key spot to hang out, when you’re not at the beach, there is no shortage of great places to rent, during your trip on this beautiful island.

Frequently asked questions about best Airbnbs in St Maarten

1. Which are the best Airbnbs in St Maarten that are near Orient Bay Beach?

Orient Bay Beach is one of the most popular tourist attractions in St Maarten. If you want to stay near this beach, check out this amazing studio or this cozy studio apartment.

2. Which Airbnbs in St Maarten are closest to Princ. Juliana Airport?

Many of the Airbnbs listed here are located near Princ. Juliana Airport. Some of the closest one include this contemporary apartment, this beachfront condo, and this modern studio.

3. Which Airbnbs in St Maarten are good for families?

Looking for rooms that can accommodate a family don’t need to be a hassle. If you’re in St Maarten with your family, you can stay in this cozy studio apartment or this modern studio, both of which can accommodate up to four guests.

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