Information about the Lowlands Area of St Maarten / St Martin


Contrary to what one might expect in regards of its name, the Lowlands area is predominantly on the French side of the island. This unique peninsula in between of the Simpson Bay lagoon and the Caribbean Sea and has been a basis for the growth of tourism on island.


Its scenic villas, surrounded by three of the island’s most stretched beaches of Plum Bay / Baie Aux Prunes, Long Bay / Baie Longue and Red Bay / Baie Rouge were amongst others owned by Michael Jackson, United States Presidents and the Rockefellers. Though a peaceful area, for bustling nightlife and a wide variety of restaurants one finds the Cupecoy and Maho areas right around the corner!


Where to Find the Lowlands on St Maarten/ St Martin


The Lowlands can be found between the Marigot and Cupecoy area on St Maarten / St Martin.


Find the Lowlands area on the map below!