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good atmosphere

can anybody recomend a bar with a good atmosphere, we are on a cruise and dock there for one day, you love to sample a good bar before we get back on the cruise at five ish !!!

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1. Re: good atmosphere

I'm not sure what you meant by "good atmosphere" but here it goes.....


Edited: 13 January 2010, 21:02
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2. Re: good atmosphere

If you're into hanging out at a beach for the good part of the morning to early afternoon, I would recommend that you have a cab driver drop you off at Karakters Beach on Simpson Bay. There you can enjoy a nice, very elegant lunch while sunning on the beach. The chairs and umbrellas are free as long as you eat or drink there.

Then at around 1:00 PM have the cab driver pick you up and drop you at the above referenced beach bar (The name has changed to Sunset Bar and Grill-new owners) which is very close to Simpson Bay Beach. There you can watch the huge planes landing and taking off. The bar is not so much the entertainment as the plane landings are. You will have plenty to talk about back on the ship and at home. No where I can think of can you stand under a 757 that is landing right over your head. Also the take-offs are amazing as well but watching the foolish people trying to hold onto the fence is even more amazing. You will not see anything like this anywhere else on your cruise.

You can then hail a cab from the bar or take the short walk to the Sonesta Maho next to the Royal Islander La Plage where you can get a cab back to Philipsburg. I would recommend that you begin your trek back at around 3:00 and hang out in Philipsburg until you want to return to the ship.

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3. Re: good atmosphere

Get wet bar in Philipsburg

not far from the cruise ship docks


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