PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten (June 12, 2012) - Travelers looking to head to the "Friendly Island" can bid on a two-night stay at Oyster Bay Beach Resort through the St. Maarten Hospitality & Trade Association's (SHTA) travel auction site www.stmaartenauction.com. Now through June 26, 2012, the auction goes live with a two-night stay for two people in studio apartment accommodations with the vacation starting at $150.
This month's deal includes hotel accommodations for two at Oyster Bay Beach Resort in a studio apartment, a welcome and farewell cocktail party, a day trip to neighboring island of St. Barth's with Aqua Mania adventures; shopping trip courtesy of AMA Jewelers including a $50 AMA voucher, professional shopping guide, transportation to and from the hotel, unlimited beverages and raffle for a bottle of wine.
This offer is valid until Dec. 15, 2012 (blackout dates of Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years Eve).
For more information on St. Maarten visit the official site of the St. Maarten Tourist Bureau at www.VacationStMaarten.com.
St. Maarten is the smallest island in the world to be shared by two nations, Kingdom of the Netherlands and France, creating a European-influenced vibe with a Caribbean flair. As "the culinary capital of the Caribbean," St. Maarten offers an eclectic array of cuisine fusion for food lovers with more than 365 restaurants, one for each day of the year to satisfy the tastes of every palate and pocketbook.
Located at the northern end of the Lesser Antilles, the island's 37 square miles has 37 breathtaking beaches and is home to many historical and family-oriented attractions. During the day, watersport enthusiasts can take full advantage of the island's scuba diving and snorkeling facilities. The capital of Philipsburg offers duty-free shopping with a bustling city atmosphere, while 14 casinos and numerous nightclubs provide endless entertainment.
Accommodations are varied and include elegant private villas, family oriented resorts, quaint cottages and luxury spa resorts. Air service is available to Princess Juliana International Airport from numerous U.S. and Canadian cities as well as from Europe, South America and the Caribbean.
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