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Address: Maho 3550-147, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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Located at the end of Maho Bay and also very close to the airport where...

Located at the end of Maho Bay and also very close to the airport where airplanes fly right above the beach.

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Don't miss this! Too cool!

Yes it's busy and yes it's touristy but it's also so cool. You just can't get this experience anywhere else. We took a taxi there and rented some beach chairs. There were... read more

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Ontario
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Yes it's busy and yes it's touristy but it's also so cool. You just can't get this experience anywhere else. We took a taxi there and rented some beach chairs. There were five cruise ships in port the day we went to Maho. What we found is that most of those cruise ship passengers had to leave around 2:30-3:00 to... More 

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Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

What a great view on the landings and taking off of airplanes! This beach should be visited by everyone who is visiting Sint Maarten You can make great pictures with airplanes above you!!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Got off our cruise ship and turned left and walked towards centre where you go on street behind front to flag down local mini bus service which is very cheap and takes you to maho beach which is nice but very crowded as there's fantastic close up views of aeroplanes taking off and landing overhead from the nearby airport. We... More 

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Rio Grande, Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Was spectacular seeing the plane so close landing. was pretty hot but obviously you are at the beach, very clean, friendly taxi drivers. Try to have your camera ready so you won't miss the plane passing over you. Is one of the must do in this Island. I did had a blast! I will definitely go back again.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Yes, it's crowded and a little chaotic. But if you're on St. Martin, you have to experience this. It's just not something you can describe well - you just have to stand on the beach and let a massive commercial jet come down right over your head. It's almost like being at a rock concert. It's crazy - but it's... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Spectacular views of the planes landing at Princess Juliana International Airport. They are literally right above you. Great views of take offs as well - you can really feel the thrust of the big planes taking off if you are by the fence. This is a must see if you are in St Maarten. Great bar, restaurant, and souvenir shop,... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Crazy place. Over the top, hot, chaotic and a lot of fun. Don't miss the opportunity to visit when you are in the neighborhood! Easy access to and from by taxi.

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It is a short walk from a few hotels. This place has several bars on both sides. It gets busy around 2 PM. Check flightradar for landings and departures. The airport works very slowly. Water gets rough. However, if you are a good swimmer it won't be a problem. It is not good for the toddlers.

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Swoope, Virginia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

You go to Maho to see the planes land and take off. I'm glad we went, but it really wasn't my favorite beach. It was packed with people, the beach itself is narrow, the water was okay.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

You cannot miss this experience! It was so fun to be on the beach as planes come in and take off. We also went swimming and it was amazing! Waves are quite big , but once you get out in the water it is so Awesome! You do get tossed around when you come in, but it was an amazing... More 

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