Yacht Charter St. Martin: Blessed with stunning sandy beaches and sparkling waters, St Maarten or St Martin (as the French spell it) is divided into 2 different territories – the southern part is still known as Dutch Sint Marteen, and the northern part is French. Saint Martin, a beautiful island located in the leeward island group is a perfect starting point for a yacht charter vacation in the Caribbean Sea.
St Martin /St. Maarten island has a landmass of 87 square kms and it is divided roughly to 60% France and 40% Netherlands. Locals speak & understand English and the other official languages are Dutch and French. Sint Maarten: The southern part is Dutch and it comprises of Sint Maarten, and is 13 square miles.
Philipsburg, the capital of Dutch Sint Maarten (formerly part of the Netherlands Antilles, but now a constituent state of the Kingdom of the Netherlands). St Martin / Saint-Martin: The northern part of the island is French and it consists of Collectivite de Saint-Martin, and is 20 square miles. Because of its French and Dutch sides, the island of St Martin /St. Maarten yacht charter represents a diverse offering of sailing adventures. Lying approximately 300km/186 miles east of Puerto Rico, St Martin is second only to the British Virgin Islands as our most popular sailing area in the Caribbean.