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Maho Beach

Maho Bay, 3550-147, St Maarten-St Martin
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Type: Beaches
Description: 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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Saugerties, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 NEW via mobile

We were cruise ship passengers . The taxi was 16.00 each person round trip from the ship, we are a family of 6! So it was expensive. BUT SOOO WORTH IT! What a thrill to see the planes fly right over your head! My husband, son and the TAXI DRIVER went and held on the fence during a jet take... More

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Davenport, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 NEW

watching the plans land over head while swimming in the ocean was amazing, and the jet propulsion from planes taking off was an experience

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Philipsburg, St Maarten-St Martin
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 NEW

as beaches go there are better on Sint Maarten, the real thrill here are the aproaching airplanes that fly so low over your head it seems you can touch them

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014 NEW via mobile

Interesting beach. Place to go to see jumbo jets land up close. That is the most unique feature if the beach.

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Bristol, PA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 NEW

We loved how it was just under the planes landing and the water was absolutely stunning! We would go back again to this area, it was fun and for the more happening crowd. So glad we had a chance to visit. Make sure to be present for the plane landings and if you are brave venture down to the landing... More

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Long Beach, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 NEW

Small clean beach. Watching the planes is great. The women working the beach braiding hair ect. get very annoying. One even demanded a drink be brought back to her from the hotel!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 NEW

A must-experience for St. Maarten adventure seekers! We spent 4 hours here - dining at the restaurant nearby (enjoyed an iced coffee and hot dog & fries) and sitting on the beach watching the planes come in. I loved the experience of watching people and planes and sharing that thrilling experience of having them come in right over head and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 NEW

It was a nice experience seeing the planes land from a close view. Wanted to see so bad. We went and came back when a big flight was landing.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 NEW

Watch the planes land but there are much better beaches on this island try mullet or orient bay if you want a paradise beach in sxm.

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Shreveport, Louisiana
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 NEW

food is not the best not the worst but the service sucks very slow with an attitude on top,,fyi theres a lady down the beach with a cart that has really good fried chicken and shes nice

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