Tintamarre Island, Saint-Martin

#3 of 6 in Nature in St. Maarten-St. Martin
Enjoy the quiet beaches on Tintamarre Island, a deserted 0.8 sq km (0.3 sq mile) island off the coast of Saint Martin. Although currently uninhabited, you might see traces of the island's past in the remains of a cotton plantation, rail track, and abandoned airstrip. Lounge and swim on its pristine white sand beach, or explore the rockier terrain of the wild, rocky beach just a few minutes away. Take advantage of the island's abundant natural clay, said to have skincare benefits. The island doesn't have any facilities, so bring plenty of food and water for your stay. Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Orient Bay using our trip planner.
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  • We drove to the harbor of Cul de Sac, and met the ferryman and his wife. The next morning, we were on a boat for the ten minute trip out to this serene island. The charge was $20 round trip, and he...  more »
  • not to be missed, smooth, shallow waters, restaurants, bars, suitable for the whole family, extremely laid back and relaxing spot  more »
  • Great island, a beautiful place to visit!
  • I came by here as a result of a tour of the islands in this area. This entire area was great to see from far away and even better up close in person. This island location doesn't have very much to do other than sitting on the beach and exploring the surrounding area. Once here you could probably walk around the island within 30 minutes taking your time.
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