Sandy Ground, Saint Martin

Sandy Ground (French: Sol Sableux) is a coastal community on the French side of the Caribbean island of Saint Martin/Saint Maarten.

Sandy Ground
Sol Sableux
Sandy Ground is located in Saint-Martin
Sandy Ground
Sandy Ground
Coordinates: 18°03′32″N 63°05′49″W / 18.05889°N 63.09694°W / 18.05889; -63.09694Coordinates: 18°03′32″N 63°05′49″W / 18.05889°N 63.09694°W / 18.05889; -63.09694
Overseas collectivitySaint Martin

Sandy Ground is known for its luxury hotels,[1] nature, and beaches.[2]


It is located on the west coast in the direction of the Lowlands and the Princess Juliana International Airport.

Hurricane IrmaEdit

Sandy Ground sustained heavy damage to its infrastructure. This Category 5 hurricane made landfall on the island in September 2017, causing $156 million in damage and killing 15 people.[3]


  1. ^ "Top 10 Hotels in Sandy Ground, St. Martin |". Retrieved 2018-09-25.
  2. ^ "Anguilla Beaches Walk... Sandy Ground Beach and Village". anguilla beaches. Retrieved 2018-09-05.
  3. ^ Dobson, Jim. "Hurricanes Irma And Maria Update: Caribbean Luxury Resort Damage Reports". Forbes. Retrieved 2018-09-05.