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St Maarten Motorboat Cruise: Long Bay, Creole Rock and Tintamarre Island
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97150, St Martin / St Maarten
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent the day at Pinel island. It's a perfect beach! Not to big but enough action to make it interesting. The smell of BBQ wafting in the air. Great lunch spots. Not cheap though. You won't find a better location for a beach lunch in...More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pinel is one of my favourite places to go in St Maarten. It's a small piece of land, accessible via ferry on the French side. There's 2 restaurants, a beautiful small beach and a really beautiful view. Make sure not to miss the last ferry...More

1  Thank emaleefromstein
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'm so glad I took an advise to visit this little island. Just a couple of minutes via ferry you get to this chill and amazingly beautiful island. Highlight of our trip, actually! Turquoise clear water, white sand, delish drinks and fresh lobsters for lunch.....More

1  Thank Orinta J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been planning a visit to Pinel Island for the longest time, the beach, restaurants, ice cream boat and gift shop! I couldn't wait! BUT...when we drove in where you park, windows closed, the smell was ridiculously bad! I can't even imagine waiting for the...More

Thank Jo-Ann K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice place but not for us. Crowdy, noisy and kids running everywhere. For families but not for the one looking for quietness. Foods and drinks are expensives and service is less than avergare.

Thank Gilles V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

By August 25 the smelly seaweed mentioned in previous reviews had been cleaned up - no trace of it. We spent a lovely day enjoying sea, sun, sand, iguanas, birds and fish. The snorkeling was good - lots of fish. The food was good. If...More

1  Thank Crope
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been a few times to Pinel Island and enjoyed all three visits. Difficult to get to as you must take a small motor boat over to the island but once you get there it is nice. The best area is away from the main beach...More

Thank Mark E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Top day Enjoy a drink around a tAble set in the sea choose your lobster get taned and think about nothing...that's Pinel island 2 restaurants... 1st one was good

Thank Mel423
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The last day of our cruise had a scheduled stop in St. Maarten. My husband likes to snorkel and I like to snorkel and sun bathe. I did some research the night before on trip advisor and found Pinel Island(last reviewed in 2011). The reviews...More

Thank Tanya D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Seaweed was an issue this year. But could still kayak to the island. Behind the main beach is a beach used by nudists. Very pretty. Go there naked.

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mel k
July 10, 2017|
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Response from ngaffney13 | Reviewed this property |
Coming from New York I feel the prices are comparable. There are lots of options for food so you really can find something for every budget. Obviously the more your drink the higher the bill.
Michelle V
May 21, 2017|
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Response from awendling33 | Reviewed this property |
HI There, I think it was $9 per person for a two way ticket!
January 22, 2017|
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Response from Luisa O | Reviewed this property |
I've swam the distance every year for the past 10 years. It is probably 1 mile.