With year-round sunshine, St. Martin is an ideal destination for your group events. For business seminars, team-building sessions, weddings, bachelor or bachelorette parties, etc., you’re bound to find just what you’re looking for among the wide range of accommodations and activities available on the island.
St. Martin boasts a multitude of celebrations and festivities, for a real change of scene that helps you let go. All year round, cultural and festive events contribute to the island’s riches, shared pleasures, and strong sense of togetherness.
These many annual occasions are major events in the Caribbean. For example, Grand Case, an old fishing village, hosts the biggest craft market on St. Martin on Tuesday evenings in February, March and April. Over the last twenty years, Grand Case Tuesdays have become THE artistic and culinary event of St. Martin. Nowadays, Grand Case Tuesdays are a cultural showcase beyond compare.
Carnivals are also organized in both the French and Dutch parts of the island during the dry season. Every year, these two carnivals get the island of St. Martin buzzing with excitement in February and March. Feathers and glitter whirl around amid a flurry of confetti and ribbons from Marigot to Philipsburg.
There’s nothing quite like music to unite bodies and souls! During the month of March, fans of the underground scene take part in an outstanding musical event with a unique set design. Over five whole days, the SXM Festival attracts over a hundred international artists. With its high-quality musical line-up, the SXM Festival is an extraordinary event that has become a tourist attraction and contributes to the island’s economic growth.
St. Martin is a good choice if you’re looking for a heavenly venue to make your event a success!
Accommodations for Your Events in the Caribbean
Many of the island’s accommodations cater to groups, and St. Martin has the perfect setting and infrastructure suitable for every occasion. St. Martin is the ideal place to host an event. The Secrets St. Martin Resort, the 5-star La Samanna hotel, the Grand Case Beach Club, and the Hommage Hotel all propose many rooms as well as function rooms and conference rooms accommodating up to 250 people.
In addition, the luxury villas available for rent are perfect spot to host cozy bachelor and bachelorette parties. They offer luxurious comfort, privacy, and excellent standards. A wedding in the Caribbean, in an enchantingly exotic setting, is the latest trend.
Events in St. Martin, a Wide Range of Activities
One of the assets of St. Martin, a favorite destination for group events, is the impressive number of amazing and original activities on offer.
To unite your team, opt for outdoor activities like exploring the island on four-wheelers, with a team rally in stages. Participants can surpass themselves as they discover the treetops by zipwire, get their adrenaline flowing, and build team spirit, all in the heart of the tropical forest of Loterie Farm, in the Rambaud area, just below Pic Paradis.
A horseback ride in the Nature Reserve between land and sea, exploring the mangrove and the coastal heath, is an original way to give your corporate events that Caribbean feel and give your company a new dimension. You can also make the sea your playground by organizing a catamaran day trip, a jet-ski excursion, or a sailing lesson.
The Grand Case area can cater to your sensory pleasures with an introduction to rum tasting in a magical setting. La Part des Anges is the haunt of connoisseurs and the perfect place for novices who wish to find out more. At the end of the main boulevard, there’s an amazing place that will leave you spellbound. Tijon Perfumery is probably the only place in the world where customers can concoct their own perfume. Tijon can help boost your company’s identity and public relations. On St. Martin, a luxury item with a local flavor can help make a success of your event.
For more festive occasions, you can end the day on the Dutch side of the border where numerous casinos invite you to try your luck until the early hours.
For Successful Private Functions
Loterie Farm, with its spring-water swimming pool is a heavenly place. Moving through the treetops on rope bridges and platforms is lots of fun and brings you closer together. The swimming pool at Loterie Farm invites you to enjoy the peace and quiet with the shared pleasure of a spring-water swim. Make precious and special memories at the restaurant over a refreshing drink or a West Indian meal.
On St. Martin you’ll find some extraordinary venues for your event. After all, what could be more unique than organizing a surf lesson in Galion Bay, a kayak trip in the mangrove, a jet-ski excursion off the island’s most beautiful beaches, a hike through the tropical forest, an exploration of the Nature Reserve, and a tour of the island’s history. You’ll have no trouble finding accommodation for your guests because St. Martin has such a wide range of properties available (boutique hotels, large luxury hotels, apartment complexes, and houses belonging to celebrities).