Caribbean Tourism

Sint Maarten Tourist Information

Local Tourist Offices:

Imperial building, 23 Walter Nisbeth Rd, 3rd Flr, T22337, F22734,Well supplied with brochures and guides to St Maarten, and the monthly St Maarten Holiday. Sightseeing tours available by bus or by car.


Tourist Offices Overseas:

In Holland
Minister Plenipotentiary of the Netherlands Antilles, Antillenhuis, Badhuisweg 173-175, Postbus 90706, 2509 LS’s-Gravenhage, T070-3066111, F070-3066110.

Canada: 3300 Bloor Street West, Suite 3120-Centre Tower, Toronto, Ontario M8X 2X3, T416-2334348, F416-2339376

USA: St Maarten Tourist Bureau, 675 Third Avenue, Suite 1806, New York, NY 10017, T1-800-7862278, 212-9532084, F212-9532145; Yesawich, Pepperdine and Brown, Public Relations Division, 1900 Summit Tower Boulevard, Suite 600, Orlando, FL32810, T407-8751111, F407-8751115.

Brazil: Av Ipiranga 318, Bloco A, CEP 01046-010, São Paulo, T55-11-2145588, F55-11-2583575; Av Rio Branco 181-c, 3303, CEP 20040-007, Rio de Janeiro, T55-21-2201484, F55-21-2203212.


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