Room type

Standard Room, 1 Bedroom

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 1 infant)

Room, 2 Bedrooms, Oceanfront

Max Occupancy: 6 guests (up to 5 children, 5 infants)

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.

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

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

Internet

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

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

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

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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.

  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • 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 
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Accessibility

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

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

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

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.

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Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • 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.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 10.00 and USD 15.00 per person (approximately)
  • Deposit: USD 100 per stay
  • Cleaning/housekeeping/linens fees vary based on length of stay
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for an additional fee
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.
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