venue guide

Looking for the perfect venue for your next event? Look no further than Sonesta Resorts Sint Maarten, the premier destination for meetings, conventions, and group gatherings on the island. With two all-inclusive resorts and seventeen beautifully designed spaces, we have everything you need to make your event a success.

Our meeting and convention spaces feature 24,000 square-feet of flexible conference facilities that can accommodate up to 700 guests

smart meetings platinum choice award winner 2022

Find your perfect venue

Outdoor Venues

Outdoor Venues – Maho Beach

Available for all guests staying at Maho Beach and Ocean Point.

the sands

The Sands

This large space provides stunning views over Maho Bay that will inspire guest at your next meeting or conference or sets the stage for celebratory cocktails or dinner.

The Point Gazebo

Take center stage with this outdoor space which can also host cocktail receptions and intimate dinners. Popular for ceremonies, this gazebo also doubles as a stage for live performance.

Royal Pavillion Terrace

Set against a stunning backdrop of endless views over Maho Bay, this space features indoor and outdoor areas ideal for any celebration.

Outdoor Venues – Sonesta Ocean Point Resort

Exclusively available for guests staying at Ocean Point.

Point Pool Deck

Add glamour to your next soirée with this gorgeous poolside venue, making it an epic landing for welcome cocktails and dinner parties.

The Lawn

This lush outdoor setting is ideal for smaller gatherings over cocktails or intimate seated dinners.

Zen Garden Fountain

Amdist a natural environment, this outdoor space is perfect for cocktail receptions and small gatherings.

The Edge Pool

This dynamic bayfront pool with its mandmade beach atop a cliff will have you living on the edge while impressing your team with expansive views of Maho Bay.

Bluefin Restaurant + Bar

Located on top of Azul Restaurant sits this stunning venue with breathtaking 180-degree views of Caribbean splendor, ideal for large cocktail and dinner parties.

Sunset Lounge + Bar

This sprawling space provides the best sunset views on the island and is perfect for cocktail receptions and entertainment.

Capacity Chart – Outdoors

Size Banquet Theater Reception
Maho Beach
Royal Pavillion Terrace 3401 120 150 150
The Sands 915 80 120 120
Point Gazebo 230 10 120 120
Ocean Point
Zen Fountain 1776 150
Point Pool Deck 929 200 250
Edge Pool 569 100 150
Sunset Lounge 197 150
The Lawn 174 40 50 100
Bluefin 107 80 60 120

Indoor Venues in our Convention Center

maho meeting room in st maarten

Maho Room

From gala dinners, conferences, cocktail parties and more, this versatile space can accommodate it all.

Max Reception Capacity: 700 / 6237 ft²

maho meetings blue room

Blue Room

This space holds a full service bar conveniently located between the largest convention centers, perfect for cocktail receptions.

Max Reception Capacity: 30 / 1084 ft²

royal islander

Royal Islander

When two become one… Guests have the option to split this functional space into two rooms then converting smaller meetings into functions.

Max Reception Capacity: 400 / 4447 ft²

Royal Pavillion + Terrace

Set against a stunning backdrop of endless views over Maho Bay, this space features indoor and outdoor areas ideal for any celebration.

statia room

Statia Room

This intimate space serves perfectly as a breakout room or as a media room for screenings and presentations.

Max Reception Capacity: 40 / 299 ft²

bonaire room

Bonaire Room

Grab your audience’s attention in this larger function room ideal for new product pitches or dedicated workshops.

Max Reception Capacity: 30 / 439 ft²

Saba Room

Your headquarters, office or storage space for all of your entertainment needs and groups’ prizes in paradise.

Max Reception Capacity: 15 / 67 ft²

Indoor Venue in the Maho Beach Main Lobby

Maho Beach Lobby

rainbow room

Rainbow Room

This versatile space provides a blank canvas to create a one-of-a-kind environment for any type of event, private screening or meeting.

Capacity Chart – Indoor Venues

Size Banquet Theater Reception Classroom U-Shape H-Square Conference
Convention Center
Maho Room 6237 350 600 700 420 96 119
Royal Islander 4447 200 500 400 130 80 100 150
Royal Pavillion 3013 150 200 200 100 48 60 60
Royal Islander A 2343 120 200 200 70 48 60 80
Royal Islander B 2101 90 150 175 90 48 60 70
Blue Room 1084 30
Bonaire 439 20 20 30 12 16 16
Statia 299 25 40 24 15 18
Saba 67 10 15 15 9 9
Maho Beach Lobby
Rainbow 575 30 36 20 30 24 30 20

Additional Services

In addition to our venues, we offer food and beverage, audio and visual equipment, banqueting equipment and entertainment options, complementing your overall desired event.

Terms & Conditions

  • All venues are subject to availability*
  •  Capacities listed are maximum capacity without banqueting or a/v equipment
  • Setup fees are dependent on selected setup type, volume and length of function
  • General cut off time for loud music is 11:00pm, certain venues can host late functions for an additional fee
  • Functions held on St. Maarten Public Holidays are subject to an additional charge
  • Sonesta Ocean Point Resort Venues are restricted only for the use of Ocean Point all-inclusive hotel guests/groups

*May include blackout dates, day of the week and time restrictions, depending on the resort’s operation and occupancy. All outdoor venue as subject to weather conditions. The resort reserves the right to move function indoors or to change venue location if required by operations.

carla melo

Plan Your Successful Event with Carla Melo and Sonesta Resorts Sint Maarten

At Sonesta Resorts Sint Maarten, we understand the importance of successful group events and meetings. That's why we offer exceptional facilities and personalized services to ensure your event is a resounding success.

Our Group Sales Manager, Carla Melo, is dedicated to helping you plan and execute your event seamlessly. With over 15 years of experience in the hospitality industry, Carla brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the table. She will work with you to understand your specific needs and objectives, and create a customized package that meets all of your requirements.

Contact Carla Melo today to start planning your next successful event at Sonesta Resorts Sint Maarten.

Let's Plan Your Next Event

Ready to start planning your dream event? Let us help you make it a reality! Fill out our contact form to get in touch with our expert event planning team. We'll work with you to create a personalized package that suits your needs and exceeds your expectations.