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Address: End of SXM Airport Runway | Phillipsburg, St Maarten, 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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A must see/do while in St. Martin!

Sit at the bar or restaurant next to Maho Beach and enjoy great food and a view of airplanes landing that you will not see anywhere else!

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Naples, United States
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Naples, United States
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11 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Sit at the bar or restaurant next to Maho Beach and enjoy great food and a view of airplanes landing that you will not see anywhere else!

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Thank Summer R
Coastal South Carolina, South Carolina
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56 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Being I have visited the island many times and seen many changes thru the years. I was extremely disappointed in the strip at Maho Beach.. Not inviting at all for a day of shopping.. Many stores are vacant. I cannot comment on the nightlife there as I am not one for going out at night..

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Melbourne, Australia
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85 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
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The pictures and YouTubes just don't do it. Standing on a beach with planes roaring over your head is a real rush. Despite the signs grab onto the fence when a plane is taking off (especially the big ones) and feel the power. But close your eyes or wear glasses so you don't get sand in your eyes.

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Thank avi18
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

It's a must do if visiting the island spent a few hours here with family and friends plenty bars selling food and drink chill on beach and watch the planes it's awesome!!!

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Thank mrchingcat
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Completed a Carnival Fascination Cruise this month. St. Maarten was our last port day trip. I'd done a bit of research on this and decided this was a must. Maho Beach did not disappoint, and was awesome! Great footage of planes coming in and taking off with my Gopro Hero 5 Black & and Samsung S7 Edge. Great food and... More 

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Thank Parradude
New York City, New York
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The beach is small and deep with a lot of tourist waiting to see the landing and tate off of the airplanes.

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Thank kimberly152
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Maho beach is an unbelievable experience. The planes to Bluewater and the people are amazing to see. I've been going there for 25 years and it never gets old!!

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Thank Joe B
Tulsa,OK
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We have been to Saint Maarten before but this time we took our boys on a cruise and Saint Maarten was one of the stops. We actually walked outside of the cruise ship terminal to the taxis that were on the main road. We hired a taxi that drove us to Maho beach to see the planes overhead The taxicab... More 

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Thank OKFunintheSun
Edmonton, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We did a quick walk along Maho Beach before heading in to the Sunset Bar and Grill. The beach isn't very big and fills up quickly. Be careful of the angle of the beach and the force of the waves coming in. it can catch you off guard. People were losing electronics right off their beach loungers from the force... More 

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New York City, New York
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

What better way to spend vacation!!! Turquoise water, with planes flying right over your head into Princess Julia airport. There is plenty to do on Maho beach besides watch the planes. There's a few restaurants and don't forget to visit the must go to Sunset Beach Bar and Grill to catch the view of all the planes landing and taking... More 

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