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Pinel Island

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Address: 97150, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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$125.00*
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Full-Day Eco-Snorkeling and Beach Excursion
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$65.00*
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St Maarten Power-Rafting Tour with Snorkeling
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$950.00*
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Private Full-Day Cruise of St. Martin and Anguilla

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Way cool island with friendly iguanas you can feed. Also an ice cream boat to buy treats from. Neat gift shop.

Reviewed 2 days ago
Bernadette M
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Way cool island with friendly iguanas you can feed. Also an ice cream boat to buy treats from. Neat gift shop.

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Thank Bernadette M
Thousand Oaks, California
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Decided to do this as a day trip and was not disappointed. It was easy to find and get on a boat. Take cash along! The island is gorgeous. We spotted iguanas and snorkeled in the cleat blue waters. Renting the beach chairs with the cute umbrellas made the trip complete.

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Thank Kay W
Bedford, New York
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We took the ferry to the island and all I can say is one of the prettiest places I have been. The beach is beautiful and the the chairs are worth the $25 to rent lounge chairs and an umbrella. I had the best Pina Coloda ever. It had cinnamon in it and was delicious. A definite place to see.

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Thank Linjo42
Sandy, Utah, United States
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Pinel Island is a must do if you are in St Martin. You take the cul de sac road off of N7, drive straight down the cul de sac road by the roundabout and you will drive into the car park for the ferry. You walk to the sheltered hut and wait there. When the boat comes, you just pay... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Tranquility with a spectacular view of St. Martin. The beach area is really nice, with an easy grade in the ocean. Beautiful sand.

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Readsboro, Vermont
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is one of my favorite spots on SXM. We go for the day, get on the one of the first ferries over and stay all day. The water is so clear and calm. We love it.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Nice day out from Saint Martin, sailing around Pinel, drinking a glass of good wine and enjoying the wonderful sunset.

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Galena, Ohio
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We decided to take the ferry over to this little island and so gland we did! Best Snorkeling, in my opinion. It has a large reef and the men who help get you suited up were great in informing you what to expect. I t was a beautiful swim. There are two restaurants and two parts to relax while still... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is a great island that usually the locals only Know about. Park your craft outshone. It is a little more populated than you think. it was a great relief after our Turtle snorkeling trip.

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Lititz, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great beach . The gift shop on the beach was unique and well stocked with local crafts for all . Our grandchildren loved the iguana petting area . They also liked the beach because the waves were small .

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