Post Hurricane Irma - Notice:
Hope Cottage resisted Hurricane Irma very well and had only partial damage of the pool deck. Restoration was completed a few weeks after and a few updates have been done since. The property is in great condition and gladly taking new reservations. Please contact us to check availabilities for your travel dates.

Hope Cottage,  one-couple rental villa on St. Maarten Oyster Pond Hill above Dawn Beach Hope Cottage


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Hope Cottage
Oyster Pond /
Dawn Beach
Sint Maarten

Hope Cottage sleeps up to 2 guests
Sleeps 1-2 people
1 bedroom, 2 bath

Reservations for Hope Cottage

Hope Cottage is a unique place on Oyster Pond Hill, situated above pristine Dawn Beach with sweeping panoramic views of the ocean and Oyster Pond, St. Maarten. This secluded villa is in an upscale gated community and is an ideal romantic getaway for any couple.

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Perched on the hilltop of Oyster Pond Hill, this 1,000 square foot villa on the Dutch side of St. Maarten offers a distinctive personality and affords breathtaking ocean views. The peaceful retreat is made for one couple looking to escape the crowd. Architect designed for the owners, the secluded villa and its lush gardens is the perfect vacation getaway for one couple, ideal for honeymooners or a holiday with a special friend.

Beautiful gardens and views at Hope Cottage
Completely private pool area designed for private sunbathing

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The perfect 1-couple-getaway on St. Maarten

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Hope Cottage view of ocean and Oyster Pond marina from the gardens
Hope Cottage, the ideal St. Maarten getaway for any couple

Hope Cottage is a perfect romantic getaway place for just one couple. The villa is set amidst a wonderful lush tropical garden and allows absolutely amazing views of the ocean, Oyster Pond, yachts and boots at the marina, and St. Barth's at the distance.

Low Season

$1,925 /wk for 2 people

Shoulder Season
$2,100 /wk for 2 people
High Season
$2,625 /wk for 2 people
Xmas/New Year's
$2,625 /wk for 2 people


Hope Cottage's hillside location grants both, spectacular views and complete privacy. The villa has a distinctive personality. Mahogany doors, Spanish tiles, high ceiling, granite kitchen countertops and the architectural design are just a few details that give the villa its unique look and feel. The cottage has rolling shutters, air-conditioning, stone wall fencing, palm trees, flowers, garden lights and much more.

Hope Cottage's gardens are absolutely stunning. There is a wooden gate and natural stone walkway to get to the front door with trees, palm trees and flowers on both sides of the walkway. The entire setting makes this villa a romantic place for honeymooners and couples seeking a memorable destination.
Hope Cottage is close to the island's finest beaches and all the conveniences and attractions you are looking for at your Caribbean dream vacation. Gentle ocean breezes keep you cool while sunning yourself at the lovely and private pool or deck on the gazebo that affords you all the privacy you wish to.


  • Spacious 18' ceiling bedroom with A/C, King sized bed and speaker with radio, CD player and iPod dock.
  • Two bathrooms, one with double shower and double sinks, toilet, bidet; 2nd bath with a shower and toilet
  • Cable TV, DVD, Stereo, CD-player, iPod dock
  • WiFi, Telephone
  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Alarm system
  • A very private pool and sunning terrace (allow au natural)
  • Stunning views of Dawn Beach, Oyster Pond, Captain Oliver's Marina, the Atlantic Ocean and St Barth's
  • Gas BBQ with spare bottle
  • Alarm system
  • Maid Service (Mon-Sat) provided with weekly rental

Beautiful gardens at Hope Cottage
Ocean view from the gardens

Beautiful gardens at Hope Cottage
Beautiful gardens at Hope Cottage

View from the terrace
View from the terrace

One of the living room windows
Walkway to the pool


The views of the Atlantic Ocean, Oyster Pond and the surrounding islands including St Bart's are spectacular. Relaxing in the plunge pool,you will have a fantastic view of Oyster Pond, the Marina, the Atlantic Ocean and some islands in the distance, such as St. Barth's. One of the best views of St. Maarten! Secluded pool area suitable for nude sunbathing

Magnificent view from the pool, to the east onto St Bart's
Magnificent view from the pool across the ocean to St Barth's

Loungers on the gazebo
Loungers on the private deck overlooking the ocean & Oyster Pond

The views of the Atlantic Ocean and the surrounding islands are spectacular. Gentle ocean breezes keep you cool while sunning yourself at the lovely and private pool.

Hope Cottage has spectacular view over Dawn Beach and the ocean
View over Oyster Pond and the Marina

View of Oyster Pond and the Marina
A fine sea view at the gallery


The spacious living room with high ceiling is cozy and accommodating. Designed for your comfort, there is a half circle bench seating area on one side and another seating area with a couch and chairs on the other side. Conveniences include:

  • Cable TV including a number of US TV channels
  • DVD player, Stereo with radio, CD player and iPod dock.
  • WiFi Internet (bring your laptop), Telephone
  • A book library
  • Beautiful ocean views from the living room!

The Living room at Hope Cottage
Ocean view from the sitting area

The Living room at Hope Cottage
The living room opens on two sides and has ocean vie
The Living room at Hope Cottage
Living room with seating areas and book library


  • Convection oven and stove (electric with 4 hobs)
  • Microwave - combined with convection oven
  • Full size refrigerator, freezer, ice-maker
  • Dishwasher
  • Coffee maker, toaster
  • Complete set of dishes, cooking utensils etc. for 12 people
  • Granite countertops
  • Indoor dining for 4 people in the kitchen (additional dining area outside)


The fully equipped kitchen at Hope Cottage
The fully equipped kitchen


The 18' ceiling bedroom is spacious and boasts of a King sized bed, A/C, and comfortable rocking chairs. There are speaker in the bedroom with radio, CD player and iPod dock. French double doors allow fresh ocean breezes and direct access to the pool and terrace.

The bedroom at Hope Cottage
Bedroom has French double doors and ocean view

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The bedroom opens to both, the front with ocean view and to the garden at the rear of the villa. The main bathroom of the cottage with double showers and double sinks enters en-suite from the bedroom.

The bedroom has a King sized bed and a large, en-suite full bathroom
The bedroom with King bed, A/C and en-suite bath

Another view into the bedroom
Another view into the bedroom
Garden patio at the bedrom
Garden patio at the rear of the bedroom

Hope Cottage offers two private bathrooms. Both were fully renovated recently.The main bathroom is en-suite and has double showers, sinks and vanities, one toilet, one bidet, a hair-dryer as well as towels and beach towels. The 2nd bathroom is separate and offers a shower, a sink, and a toilet.

Master bath
All new master bath has shower & sink for him and hers

guest bathroom
Guest bathroom was also fully renovated

WEEKLY RATES - Hope Cottage

Low Season
travel before November 5, 2019
$ 1,820 per week
Low Season
November 6, 2019 - December 18, 2019
$ 1,925 per week
Xmas/New Year's Weeks
December 19 - January 3, 2020
$ 2,625 for 1 week
$ 4,998 for 2 weeks
High Season
January 4 - April 24, 2020
$ 2,625 per week
Shoulder Season
April 25 - May 30, 2020
$ 2,100 per week
Low Season
May 31 - December 17, 2020
$ 1,925 per week

Not valid during Christmas/New Year's Weeks

20% Discount for Thursday / Thursday Travel
25% Discount for Multi Weeks, Minimum 14 Nights


Rates are based on US Dollars for 2 guests and are subject to 9% Tax & Service, including airport meet & greet and a welcome basket. Maid service 5 times per week (not on holidays & weekends). For a surcharge ($330 /wk), owner allows 1-2 additional family members. Rates are subject to change without prior notice.

Hope Cottage's fabulous views of the ocean and Oyster Pond
View of the Atlantic ocean and Oyster Pond Marina

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View of living room from the pool
View of living room from the pool


Hope Cottage is only a short distance to some of the finest beaches on the island, such as Dawn Beach. The villa is located near the French border and only a 15 min drive to Grand Case ("The Gourmet Capital"), 25 min to Marigot, with all the wonderful restaurants and boutiques, and 15 min to Philipsburg with casinos, restaurants, duty free shopping...

Oyster Pond Marina and ocean
Oyster Pond Marina and ocean view

Bird's view of Hope Cottage
Bird's view of Hope Cottage

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Hope Cottage is located in a gated community

The owners have taken extra measures to make guests feel safe and comfortable by installing a mechanized gate at the top of the road leading to the villa. Mechanized hurricane shutters can let in some light and provide air circulation. If guest choose, these shutters can be closed when leaving or during the night to provide an extra sense of security.

Private parking for two/three cars.

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