Orient Bay Beach: Watersports Center


Orient Bay is one of the longest and most well known beaches on island. The beach lies opposite the stretched, uninhabited Caye Verte. It is best known for being one of the meccas for water-sports on island. As well as for being clothing optional / nude beach and its large offer of restaurants. Pertaining to water sports, Orient Beach is best known for the island’s best kite surfing spots. Catamaran charters and boat rentals are available; as is wind surfing equipment. Last but definitely not least, Orient Bay Beach is known for many restaurants. Beach Bars dotted along the beach as well as dozens of restaurants on the towns central square provide opportunities to make your day a full Orient Bay day.

Nude Beach: Clothing Optional


Various parts of Orient Beach are semi-clothing optional or nude beach; most of the beach is a beach like anywhere else. Though nudity is tolerated on Orient Beach near the Club Orient (south) section, people would still wear bathing suits on most of the beach.

For more information about Orient Bay Beach clothing optional etiquette, see the beaches section of our Travel Information.

Where to find Orient Bay Beach


This Beach is in the Orient Bay area of St Maarten / St Martin 


Find Orient Bay Beach and other Beaches of St Maarten / St Martin on our Interactive Map or see the 360° video of the beach above!





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