COVID-19 Travel Restrictions in St. Martin

Welcome to Sunsail's marina in St. Martin!

Please view St. Martin latest travel requirements in response to COVID-19 below. Sunsail will continue to monitor these updates to keep our guests informed of any changes.

We would also advise that you contact your airline for the most up to date information around entry requirements and re-entry to your home country.

While St. Martin is opening its borders for international travelers, certaiPolicies and Procedures will need to be followed when entering the country, before, and during your stay there.

Before You Go | When You Arrive | During Your Charter

When You Arrive

  • Must wear face mask in all public places and keep a distance of 5-6ft, including the beach
  • Travelers will arrive on the French side of the island and may cross the Dutch border by car without needing an additional COVID-19 test. An additional test and permission will be required if entering another territory, like St. Barths, by yacht. Travelers who enter St. Maarten (Dutch Side) by vessel will be subject to a 7-day quarantine upon returning to St. Martin (French Side).

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Covid-19 Testing Centres in St.Martin

  • If you require negative test results to board your departing flight, non-French citizens will need to schedule an appointment and take a taxi to the Dutch side of St. Maarten. French citizens can take their exit test on the French side where the base is located.


  • The testing facilities are located at IGY Marina (Contact [email protected] for appointment), Hope Estate (antigenic test only) and Marigot Town by the Post Office (Available to French citizens only.
  • Contact 0 805 385 858 or online at
  • Test results may take up to 96 hours to become available, depending on the number of people tested. A link will be given to receive the results or a text message will be sent to your cell phone. The cost for testing is free for local and French citizens. For international travellers, the cost ranges from 54 Euros up to 100 Euros.

Sint Maarten

  • There is a PCR testing facility located at Health Care laboratory in Colebay. Schedule an appointment at +1 721 544 1036. The cost is $125 USD and results are given in 24 hours.
  • There is a PCR testing facility located at Simpson Bay Clinic in Simpson Bay. Schedule an appointment at +1 721 544 5312 or preferably by email at [email protected] The cost is $125 USD and results are given in 24 hours.



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