10 Best Villas in St. Maarten: Luxury Vacation Rentals

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Sint Maarten is the ideal destination for anyone looking for an unforgettable vacation with some of the finest and most luxurious villas in the Caribbean. The luxury villas in Sint Maarten have beautiful locations that are either right on the beach or on the cliffs. These locations allow guests to have all the privacy they need along with beautiful tropical views of the sea or the island’s spectacular landscape. The amenities of these villas as well as the staff are prepared to make sure that guests have a wonderful experience.

Beach lovers will fall for the charms of the white sandy beaches that can be found near the villas in Grand Case Beach, or the red sandy beaches that can be found at Baie Rouge Beach. Those seeking an adrenaline rush will also enjoy their time in St. Maarten because there are hundreds of activities available for them to engage in at sea and on land. Honeymooners in St. Maarten will be mesmerized by the beauty and tranquility of the villas in St. Maarten which offers relaxation and a sense of well-being, just what most couples need after the hectic preparations for the big day.

The villas in St. Maarten are able to accommodate a wide array of needs for different travelers. Whether travelers are visiting St. Maarten for a wedding, a family reunion, or an escape from the routine and stresses of everyday life they can be sure that they will find the perfect accommodations that will more than fit their needs. The best luxury villas to stay at in St. Maarten are listed below.

  1. Turtle Nest
  2. C’est La Vie
  3. Le Reve
  4. Villa L’Oasis
  5. Petite Plage 4
  6. Maison de Rêve
  7. Villa Mes Amis
  8. Villa La Bella Casa
  9. Château des Palmiers
  10. Azur Dream

1. Turtle Nest

The Turtle Nest villa is located on a slight rise on the edge of Baie Lounge Beach and offers a mesmerizing panoramic view of the ocean. Turtle Nest is located 1.3 miles (2.2 km) away from many restaurants that have several options for delicious cuisine such as Rendez Vous Lounge, 11 miles (17.8 km) away from Grand Case-L’Espérance Airport, and 3.4 miles (5.5 km) away from Princess Juliana International Airport.

Turtle Nest is a 4,500 sq. ft. (418 sqm.) property that has interior and exterior spaces that fit harmoniously from indoors to outdoors. At Turtle Nest, guests are steps away from the beach and a stunning infinity pool that borders the sea. Turtle Nest is perfect for groups of family or friends with parties of 8 people or less. Turtle Nest has a spacious living room and formal dining room that connect perfectly with the beautifully modern and well-equipped kitchen which allows guests to enjoy cooking during their stay.

Turtle Nest provides its guests with many entertainment options including flat-screen TVs complete with Netflix, Wi-Fi, and an outdoor sound system that allows guests to enjoy high-quality music around the property. At Turtle Nest, there are four master bedrooms each one having king-size beds, air conditioning, TV, and private bathrooms with a shower.

The price per night at Turtle Nest is $1,750 (€1,542) which includes airport pick-up. There is also a 7-night minimum booking requirement.

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2. C’est La Vie

C’est La Vie is located in the exclusive gated community of Terres Basses in Saint Martin on the French side of the island. This 5,400 sq. ft. (501 sqm.) stunning brand-new villa provides six luxurious bedrooms, making it a wonderful choice for a group of friends traveling together or a large family. C’est La Vie is located 10.8 miles (17.4 km) away from Grand Case-L’Espérance Airport and 3.9 miles (6.3 km) away from Princess Juliana International Airport.

C’est La Vie is available for 12 guests or less. The design of the villa has dramatic angles and curves that are enhanced by organic elements like warm wood decking, gleaming metal tables, and a cascading glass chandelier. The bedrooms at C’est La Vie feature ensuite baths which are arranged within the estate for privacy and comfort. The master bedroom has a glorious view of the sea and a comfortable king-sized bed. Three additional bedrooms surround the expansive outdoor terrace, and two bedrooms are situated above the living area and provide indoor access.

At C’est La Vie guests can enjoy the white sand and blue waters of the beach just steps away from the villa while relaxing with a drink at the fire pits or on the beach sofas. Guests can also watch the beautiful sunsets on St. Martin while sipping a cocktail before dinner on the beach. C’est La Vie provides all the modern electronics you can expect such as Wi-Fi, a flat-screen TV, USB wall plugs, and a surround sound system both inside and out.

At C’est La Vie the prices per night start at $4,714 (€4,153), there is a minimum booking requirement of 5 nights. Included in the price per night are one arrival airport transfer, daily maid service, chef service with 2 meals per day, breakfast, a choice between a meal for breakfast or dinner, and a free bartender each day during happy hour from 5 pm – 7 pm.

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3. Villa Le Reve

Villa Le Reve is located on the gorgeous Baie Rouge Beach in St. Martin and has been recently renovated in 2020. Le Reve is located 9.5 miles (15.3 km) away from Grand Case-L’Espérance Airport, 3.8 miles (6.9 km) away from Princess Juliana International Airport, and 1.3 miles (2.2 km) away from David’s Hole, which is a beautiful sinkhole carved by nature that is a popular tourist attraction for those who enjoy scuba diving.

Villa Le Reve has seven bedrooms as well as an environment full of amenities and services that will guarantee a memorable stay for guests. Since this villa has been designed to be both impressive and inviting, each of the seven bedrooms can be considered a masterpiece in design. Six bedrooms are located in the main structure and one bedroom is located in the smaller connecting buildings. There are two master suites on the premises all the bedrooms feature private bathrooms with outdoor showers, private gardens, king beds, walk-in closets, and entertainment systems.

Villa Le Reve is a beachfront location that has a large terrace with a pool, these factors give it a very modern feel that is enjoyed by all guests. Le Reve also features a bar, an outdoor lounge, and a very large gourmet kitchen that also opens onto the terrace. The portico areas open to the stunning interiors, and you can enjoy outdoor dining, or relax in the large formal dining room.

The price at Villa Le Reve starts at $6,428 (€5,664) per night with a minimum booking requirement of 7 nights. The costs include an airport pick up, chef services with an additional cost for food and drinks, and daily maid service. Le Reve is available for a booking of 14 people or less.

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4. Villa L’Oasis

Villa L’Oasis is located on the breath-taking Baie Rouge beach on the French side of the highly sought-after tropical island of St. Maarten. Villa L’Oasis is available for 12 guests or less. Villa L’Oasis is a Moroccan-inspired villa that has a contemporary design as well a private beachfront location, these factors make it the ultimate luxurious getaway. Villa L’Oasis is located 9.7 miles (15.6 km) away from Grand Case-L’Espérance Airport and 3.9 miles (6.3 km) away from Princess Juliana International Airport.

Villa L’Oasis features extensive outdoor terraces, nooks, lounges, and breath-taking views. Villa L’Oasis has two main pools, the first pool is an infinity pool that blends the waters of the pool with the Caribbean Sea, this pool is located nearby the main living area and bedrooms, the second pool is located along the beach for the added convenience of guests. This luxurious villa in St. Martin offers a gorgeous flowing fountain, a stunning media room equipped with the latest plasma screen TV, a state-of-the-art kitchen, and at an additional cost, there is an on-call private gourmet chef that is available for guests.

At Villa L’Oasis there are six bedrooms that are fully air-conditioned as well as extremely spacious. Each bedroom at Villa L’Oasis has its very own generously sized bathtub, ceiling fans, satellite TV, and room-to-room intercom. Villa L’Oasis offers a well-equipped gym with a gorgeous plasma screen TV and surround sound for a full workout, and also a spa room with a shower for massage services and beauty treatments.

The starting price at Villa L’Oasis is $3,457 (€3,046) per night with a minimum booking requirement of 5 nights. The cost includes one roundtrip airport transfer, daily maid service, and a free rental car.

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5. Petite Plage 4

Petite Plage 4 is one of the properties in “Flamboyant Beach Villas” located on a small private road at the far end of Grand Case, Petit Plage 4 is considered by many as a perfectly beautiful and tranquil spot on the island of St. Maarten. Petite Plage 4 is located just 0.6 miles (1.0 km) away from Grand Case-L’Espérance Airport and 7.6 miles (12.2 km) away from Princess Juliana International Airport. This breath-taking beachfront villa offers an indulgent retreat for guests seeking a five-star accommodation by Grand Case, which is the culinary capital of the Caribbean.

Petite Plage 4 has a gorgeously exotic entrance that is surrounded by palm trees and lush tropical foliage which leads to a hand-carved double door that opens to an amazing view of the pool and palm trees. All four bedrooms provide king-size beds, air-conditioning, a large plasma-screen TV, DVD player, private bathrooms, and ceiling fans. In addition, it has a bedroom studio with twin beds, air-conditioning, and a bathroom allowing guests to accommodate staff, nanny, or young adults. Petite Plage 4 offers a huge swimming pool, a film projector in the living room, plasma TVs in each bedroom, and also in the gourmet kitchen, satellite TV, media room with large plasma TV, jacuzzi, etc.

All of these amenities and services make Petite Plage 4 one of the perfect luxurious villas for upscale travelers or family gatherings. Petite Plage 4 is open for 10 guests or less. The starting price in Petite Plage 4 is $2,471 (€2,177) per night and it has a minimum booking requirement of 7 nights. The airport pickup and housekeeping are included.

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6. Maison de Rêve

Maison de Rêve is located in the exclusive Baie Rouge area of Terres-Basses, on the French side of St. Martin. Maison de Rêve is just a 5-minute walk to Baie Rouge Beach, is 8.8 miles (14.2 km) away from Grand Case-Espérance Airport, 4.3 miles (6.9 km) away from Princess Juliana International Airport, and 0.6 miles (1 km) away from David’s Hole which is a popular tourist destination in St. Maarten. This elegant and private property is 8000 sq. ft. (743 sqm.).

Maison de Rêve has six beautiful bedrooms with air-conditioning and six bathrooms, this villa is open for 14 guests or less. Maison de Rêve has a pool area that has a grill for barbeques, a bar, and another separate dining area. One of the features of the pool is a waterfall with night-time fiber optic lighting, this provides a relaxing visual experience under the stars for the guests.

Guests in Maison de Rêve can enjoy wonderful views such as the island of Anguilla, the mountains of St. Martin, as well as the towns of Simpson Bay, and Marigot. The villa comes with expansive multilevel decks throughout the property. The beautiful newly landscaped grounds and natural vegetation provide both privacy and a relaxing visual experience. The starting price in Maison de Rêve is $857 (€755) per night, and it has a minimum booking requirement of 5 nights. One arrival airport pickup and housekeeping are included in the price.

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7. Villa Mes Amis

Villa Mes Amis is located on a cliffside in Rue de la Falaise in Terres Basses. Mes Amis has spectacular views of the ocean, the island of Anguilla. The resort is also known for its private location which allows guests to enjoy their stay in peace and serenity. This elegant and private villa is located on 7 acres (304,920 sq. ft.) of land. Villa Mes Amis is located just 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from Baie Rouge Beach, 3.9 miles (6.3 km) away from Princess Juliana International Airport, and 1.9 miles (3.1 km) away from David’s Hole, which is a popular scuba diving location in St. Maarten.

Villa Mes Amis is the largest villa in St Martin, making it a perfect place for a large family, a group of friends, or even a wedding party. Villa Mes Amis has 14 bedrooms and 15 bathrooms and has a maximum occupancy of 28 guests. The 14 rooms of Villa Mes Amis are distributed throughout three spacious villas. The main villa has 7 bedrooms each one with its own private bathroom, a gym with bar, an entertainment room, and a large cascading heated swimming pool with a sidebar. The main villa connects to a second villa with 4 bedrooms each one with its private bathroom, a jacuzzi, a kitchen, and a large dining room.

Villa Mes Amis was last remodeled in the year 2018. Since then, three more bedrooms, each one with its own bathroom were added in a separate villa with an ocean view. This villa has its own large kitchen and a swimming pool. The starting price in Villa Mes Amis is $1,357 (€1,195) per night, with a minimum booking requirement of 5 nights. One arrival airport pickup and a housekeeper are included in the price of the room.

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8. Villa La Bella Casa

Located in the prestigious community of Terres Basses, Villa La Bella Casa is one of the largest and most luxurious villas in Saint Martin. Villa La Bella Casa is able to accommodate a maximum of 24 guests this makes it the perfect choice for big families, reunions, and large celebrations. This luxurious villa is located on an 11,000 sq ft (1,021 sqm.) piece of property. Villa La Bella Casa is located just 10.7 miles (17.1 km) away from Grand Case-L’Espérance Airport and 4.5 miles (7.2 km) away from Princess Juliana International Airport.

The interior and exterior decor in Villa La Bella Casa villas decor combines Indonesian and French styles with neutral color palettes. Villa La Bella Casa has two floors, a ping pong table, and an extended dining table, perfect for dining, and relaxing. In the living area, there is an entertainment center, a library, and a sound system. The property also has two pools, the main pool is 32 ft (10m) long.

At Villa La Bella Casa there are seven bedrooms each one with an ensuite bathroom, the bedrooms have a king bed, six single beds, and one queen bed. The majority of the bedrooms have ocean or garden views. Villa La Bella Casa can be rented as a 4 to12-bedroom villa. The starting price in La Bella Casa is $1,071 (€943) per night, with a minimum booking requirement of 5 nights. The price includes one arrival airport transfer, daily maid service six days per week, and a free rental car.

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9. Château des Palmiers

Château des Palmiers consists of two villas and is considered an exceptionally large luxury estate located in Plum Bay Beach on the southwest coast of Saint Martin. Château des Palmiers is 10.7 miles (17.2 km) away from Grand Case-L’Espérance Airport and 4.5 miles (7.2 km) away from Princess Juliana International Airport. Guests at Château des Palmiers can expect exceptional service and luxury that is unparalleled on the island.

Château des Palmiers is the right option for a group of family or friends with 20 people or less who are looking for the luxury of a hotel and the privacy of a villa. A beautiful, modern kitchen with well-equipped appliances enables guests to prepare meals in the spacious living room and formal dining room. Professional chef services are also available for just $100 (€88) per day.

Chateau des palmiers has 10 bedrooms in total. The beachfront side villa features 6 king-size bedrooms and two master suites, each with a private bath, air-conditioning, ceiling fan, Wi-Fi, flat-screen TV, Apple TV, and a private balcony facing the pool and the ocean. Additionally, there is a fully equipped kitchen, a formal living and dining room, and a casual outdoor dining area. The garden side villa has 4 bedrooms with its private ensuite bathroom, Apple TV, flat-screen TV, Wi-Fi, air-conditioning, and a ceiling fan. In addition to this, the garden side villa has a comfortable living room, a professional kitchen, a dining area, and a common bathroom. The garden side villa is next to the tennis court.

AtChâteau des Palmiers, guests can enjoy a flat-screen TV with Netflix, Wi-Fi, or the outdoor sound system. Guests can play tennis on the garden side or play a round of golf in a 100-yard right on site. Additionally, there is a fully equipped gym and a ping-pong pavilion on the oceanfront. There are also some watersports that are available for guests to engage in nearby such as are kayaking, surfboarding, and jet-skiing.

The starting price in Château des Palmiers is $5,000 (€4,402) per night, and it has a minimum booking requirement of 5 nights, daily housekeeping service is included.

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10. Azur Dream

Azur Dream is a 5,381 sq. ft. (500 sqm.) property located in a 6,500 sq. ft. (603 sqm.)  yard in Morne Rouge and facing the Terres Basses area. Azur Dream is surrounded by lush palm trees and beautiful gardens. Azur Dream is located 10.7 miles (17.1 km) away from Grand Case-L’Espérance Airport and 6.1 miles (9.8 km) away from Princess Juliana International Airport.

Guests at Azur Dream can expect a welcome basket on arrival. With Azur Dream, guests can enjoy the beautiful and peaceful view from the top of a hill where they can see the different colors of the Caribbean. Guests can feast their eyes on gorgeous sights such as palms trees, mango trees, avocados trees, and more. Additionally, there is a gym with a spectacular oceanfront view, a flat-screen TV with satellite TV, and Wi-Fi.

The property at Azur Dream was fully refurbished in a contemporary and luxurious style in 2019. There are ten bedrooms in the villa, 5 bedrooms on the upper level and 2 bedrooms on the lower level all of them with their own ensuite bathroom and air-conditioning. In addition to this, Azur Dream also has a 36 ft (11m) heated swimming pool, a gym with amazing views of the ocean and the palm trees, 2 dining rooms with ocean view, a very well-equipped kitchen with a wonderful view of different kinds of Caribbean trees, and a BBQ area.

Azur Dream has a maximum capacity of 14 guests. The Azur Dream villa can be rented as a 4-, 5-, 6-, or 7-bedroom villa. The starting price is $1,142 (€1,005) per night, and it has a minimum booking requirement of 6 nights. One roundtrip airport transfer and a daily housekeeper service are included in the price.

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Which region of St. Maarten is the best for staying in villas?

The best region for staying in villas is the French side of St. Martin because of its tranquility and natural beauty. Les Terres Basses is the location of some of St. Martin’s finest villas such as Turtle Nest Villa, Villa Jasmin, Villa Encore, and more. Although there are always questions about which is better, Sint Maarten (Dutch) vs. St. Martin (French), when it comes to choosing a villa, the most popular villas are on the French side of Saint Martin.

Are the villas in St. Maarten expensive?

Yes, villas in St. Maarten can be considered expensive. The starting price per night in a St. Maarten villa range from $464 – $6,428 (€405 – €5,660). The majority of these villas offer complete packages with one rental car included and a variety of benefits such as daily housekeeper, professional chef, excursion planner, spa services, and more.

What are the best honeymoon villas in St. Maarten?

Some of the best villas for honeymoons in Saint Martin include villas named “La Magnolia” and “Lune de Miel”. Couples on their honeymoon in St. Maarten can experience a perfect blend of two cultures, the Dutch and the French cultures, in one destination. St. Maarten is small enough for visitors to explore by foot along the hiking trails that offer spectacular views, visitors also can hire a bicycle or even ride a horse to explore if they’re looking for something more romantic. There is something for everyone on the island, whether you like activity and entertainment such as can be found on the Dutch side or tranquility and beauty such as can be found on the French side.

St. Maarten offers different types of accommodations for honeymooners like some of the best honeymoon hotels in the Caribbean, and also beautiful honeymoon villas with packages that include a housekeeper, free rental car, and with an additional cost, chef services, watersport equipment, spa services, and more. The best honeymoon villas in St. Maarten are listed below.

  1. La Magnolia: The price for La Magnolia starts at $502 (€439) per night, with airport pick up and housekeeper included. Reservation requires at least 5 nights.
  2. Lune de Miel: The price for Lune de Miel starts at $571 (€499) per night. The price includes one arrival airport transfer, complimentary rental car delivery, and housekeeping services. Reservations must be made for at least five nights.
  3. Nid D’Amour: The price for Nid D’Amour starts at $642 (€561) per night, this price includes a free rental car delivery, one roundtrip airport transfer, and housekeeping. This villa requires a 7-night stay for the following periods: Feb 15th to April 24th, 2020, and from November 23rd to December 1st, 2020. The rest of the year reservation requires at least 5 nights.
  4. Grand Bleu: The price for Grand Bleu starts at $785 (€686) per night. The cost includes one roundtrip airport transfer, a free rental car delivery, and housekeeper included. Minimum 5-night stay required.
  5. La Perla Bianca: The price for La Perla Bianca starts at $1,000 (€874) per night. The cost includes one roundtrip airport transfer, free rental car delivery, and housekeeper included. Reservation requires at least 5 nights.

What are the VIP villas in St. Maarten?

Some of the best VIP villas in St. Maarten are listed below.

  1. Emeraude: A group of 8 or less for a minimum price starting at $1,021 (€893) with airport pick up, welcome basket, a free rental car delivery, and housekeeping included. Reservations must be made for at least five nights.
  2. Mes Amis: A group of 28 or less for a minimum price starting at $1,357 (€1,186) per night. The cost includes airport pick up, welcome basket, a free rental car delivery, and housekeeper included. Minimum 5-night stay required.
  3. Avanti: A group of 10 or less for a minimum price starting at $2,000 (€1,749) per night. The cost includes a free rental car delivery, a chef for 2 meals a day, one roundtrip airport transfer, and a housekeeper included. A 5-night minimum stay is required.
  4. Casa de la Playa: A group of 12 or less for a minimum price starting at $3,914 (€3,423) per night. The cost includes a chef for 3 meals a day, one roundtrip airport transfer, a free rental car delivery, and a housekeeper included. Reservation must be for at least five nights.
  5. Le Reve: A group of 14 or less for a minimum price starting at $6,428 (€5,622) per night. The fees include airport pick up, chef services, free rental car, and a daily maid service. Reservation requires at least 5 nights.

What are the beachfront villas in St. Maarten?

Some of the best beachfront villas in St. Maarten are listed below.

  1. C’est La Vie: Designed for a group of up to 12 people or less to enjoy all the comforts for a minimum price starting at $4,714 (€4,218) per night. A reservation requires at least 7 nights. The price includes a fully furnished property with six bedrooms and ocean view, transportation services from the airport to the villa, chef services, a housekeeper, spa services, swimming pool, adventure excursions, and much more.
  2. Villa Turtle Nest: This villa has a maximum occupancy of 8 people. The price for Villa Turtle Nest starts at $1,750 (€1,565) per night. Each reservation requires at least 7 nights. The price includes a free rental car, coordinating arrivals and transportation, beautiful ocean views, watersports equipment, spa services, excursions on the island, a swimming pool, and more.
  3. Mumbai: This three-bedroom villa includes two swimming pools, four bedrooms, chef services, arrival coordination and transportation from the airport, spa services, housekeeping, planning excursions on the island, and more. The reservation requirement is at least 5 nights. The price for Mumbai starts at $714 (€624) per night h and the maximum occupancy is 6 people.
  4. Le Caprice:  There is a maximum occupancy of 12 people for those looking to reserve at Le Caprice Villa. The starting price is $1,200 (€1,049) per night and there is a minimum of 5 nights required in order to reserve a stay. Reservation requires at least 5 nights. The price includes a fully furnished property with six bedrooms and ocean view, excursions of the island, transportation services from the airport to the villa, chef services, housekeeping, spa services, a swimming pool, etc.
  5. La Vie En Bleu: There is a minimum of 4 people required to book a stay at La Vie En Bleu. The starting price for this villa is $1,500 (€1,312) per night and there is a minimum of 5 nights needed to secure a reservation. Included in the price are free rental cars, arrival logistics and transportation, ocean views, chef services, watersport equipment, spa services, two bedrooms, excursions of the island, and a swimming pool. Only those 15 years of age and older can check in.

Is there an age restriction to stay at the villas in St. Maarten?

No, there is usually no age restriction for many of the villas in St. Maarten. In certain cases, just a few villas will require all the guests who stay at the villas to be age 15 and above.

What is the minimum number of nights needed to stay at the villas in St. Maarten?

The minimum number of nights in order to secure a booking at one of the villas in St. Maarten is five.

What are the top tourist attractions near the best villas in St. Maarten?

The top attractions in St. Maarten near many of the villas are David’s Hole, Topper’s Rhum Distillery, and Fort Amsterdam. These attractions are all located near Les Terres Basses, which is the location of the majority of St. Martin’s finest villas. There are various touring options for tourists at St. Maarten Things to do, where visitors can get recommendations for some of the best St. Maarten tours.