10 Best Places to Propose in St. Maarten (2023)

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by Suzanne Sachs  5 min read



St. Maarten is full of perfect places to propose. Whether you and the person you love are enthusiasts for beaches, mountains, islands, gardens, snorkeling or good food and wine, there’s a beautiful spot to create a lifetime of memories. But where, exactly, should that most important question be asked? This guide describes some of the best places in St. Maarten to ask that special person to marry you.


In this guide we will explain the following:

  • Romantic Locations in St. Maarten for Outdoor Lovers
  • Maho Beach
  • Orient Bay Beach
  • Loterie Farm
  • La Samanna
  • Great Bay Beach
  • Mullet Bay Beach
  • Dawn Beach
  • Romantic Destinations in St. Maarten
  • Cupecoy Beach
  • Friar's Bay Beach
  • Baie Rouge (Red Bay) Beach
  • Best Places to Propose in St. Maarten


Romantic Locations in St. Maarten For Outdoor Lovers

1. Maho Beach

Known for its close proximity to the airport runway, Maho Beach offers stunning views of incoming planes against the backdrop of the Caribbean Sea. You could propose on the sandy beach as you watch the sunset and enjoy the thrill of the planes flying overhead.


2. Orient Bay Beach

This beautiful beach on the French side of the island is famous for its crystal-clear waters and soft white sand. You could propose during a romantic stroll along the beach or while enjoying a beachside dinner at one of the waterfront restaurants.


3. Loterie Farm

This secluded nature reserve offers lush tropical gardens, hiking trails, and a serene atmosphere. You could propose in one of the private cabanas or while enjoying a romantic picnic in the gardens.


4. La Samanna

Proposing at La Samanna, located on the French side of the island in St. Martin can be incredibly romantic and memorable. With its stunning beachfront location overlooking Baie Longue, La Samanna provides an idyllic setting for a beachside proposal. You could arrange for a private dinner on the beach, complete with candlelight, flowers, and champagne, and pop the question as the sun sets over the Caribbean Sea.


5. Great Bay Beach

Proposing at Great Bay Beach can be a memorable and romantic experience. With its soft white sands and calm turquoise waters, Great Bay Beach provides a stunning backdrop for a romantic moment. The picturesque scenery and gentle ocean breeze create a serene atmosphere that's perfect for popping the question.


6. Mullet Bay Beach

This stunning beach boasts crystal-clear turquoise waters and powdery white sands, providing a romantic backdrop for a proposal at sunset.


7. Dawn Beach

This secluded beach on the eastern side of the island offers a tranquil setting with soft sands and gentle waves, perfect for a private and intimate proposal away from the crowds.


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Romantic Destinations in St. Maarten


St. Maarten is full of romantic beaches and islands. These are some especially romantic locations for a proposal over a glass of wine, at a spectacular island, or on a beautiful beach.

8. Cupecoy Beach

Known for its dramatic cliffs, golden sands, and crystal-clear waters, Cupecoy Beach offers a secluded and picturesque setting for a private proposal. The unique rock formations and caves along the coastline provide plenty of opportunities for a memorable moment.



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9. Friar's Bay Beach

Tucked away on the island's northwest coast, Friar's Bay Beach is a hidden gem known for its calm waters and lush surroundings. Couples can enjoy a quiet and intimate atmosphere, perfect for a romantic proposal away from the crowds.


10. Baie Rouge (Red Bay) Beach

With its soft white sands and tranquil turquoise waters, Baie Rouge Beach exudes romance and serenity. Couples can enjoy a leisurely stroll along the shoreline or relax in the shade of swaying palm trees before popping the question.

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Best Places to Propose in St. Maarten

Whatever you and your soon-to-be fiance or fiancee enjoy, St. Maarten has beautiful and memorable places to propose. Make one of these romantic locations your special place by proposing with the perfect vintage engagement ring.


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Suzanne Sachs

Suzanne has always believed vintage rings can change lives. She's been in the jewelry industry for over 35 years, working with vintage jewelers, diamond dealers, diamond cutters, and gemologists. Suzanne started Artdecodiamonds in 2000 and understood the demand for vintage rings throughout the world. She ultimately started VintageDiamondRing.com in 2014, and understands each vintage ring is a reflection of you – your history, your relationships, your style, your elegance and is honored to have the opportunity to help you showcase your flair in a unique and exquisite way.
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