Travelers seeking to get away this summer should look no further than the fun and exciting Caribbean island of St. Maarten ( With resorts and hotels providing reduced rates of up to 35% off, along with other travel incentives and discounted activities, St. Maarten is the perfect vacation destination for families and friends.

The Summit Resort celebrates its 40th anniversary on St. Maarten with its "40/40" deal. The resort is offering a special rate of $40 per guest, per night, which includes a free upgrade to the next highest room category, based on availability at check-in. There is a two-guest minimum per room and up to two children under 12 years of age can stay free of charge. The special is valid for travel July 1 - Oct. 31, 2014 and tax and service charges are additional. To book, e-mail or call (721) 545-2150 or (718) 775-3250.

The Holland House Beach Hotel is offering summer savings for travel from May 2 - Oct. 23, 2014. The hotel is providing up to 35% off rates, with four-, five- and seven-night packages including perks such as free night stays. Rates start at $615 for a four-night stay excluding service charge and government tax, inclusive of the discount. For reservations, contact or call (721) 542-2572.

Oyster Bay Beach Resort is luring travelers with a variety of discounted rates throughout the summer season. Guests will enjoy 30% off standard rates when traveling through May 31 and will benefit from 20% off standard rates for travel June 1 - Oct. 31, 2014. Oyster Bay Beach Resort is perched on a coral reef overlooking the Caribbean Sea and Oyster Pond Marina, and provides breathtaking ocean views, a white sandy beach and countless amenities. For reservations, visit

Princess Heights Luxury Boutique Condo Hotel is providing vacationers with a free rental car when reserving directly with the hotel from May 1 - Dec. 18, 2014. Travelers will have free use of a Hyundai I10 to explore the island. Princess Heights is located in a quiet and exclusive neighborhood with a multitude of activities including watersports, spas, casinos and restaurants only a few minutes away. Rates start at $139 per room, per night. Visit, call (800) 881-1744 or e-mail to book.

Sonesta Maho Beach Resort & Casino is offering vacationers its Spring Fun in the Sun special, providing a third night free, plus $200 in resort credits, when paying in full by May 31, 2014 for travel through June 30, 2014. This all-inclusive St. Maarten resort is a spectacular destination within a destination, offering endless activities for travelers' enjoyment and relaxation. To book the Spring Fun in the Sun special, visit and use promo code SP50AI.

Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort Casino & Spa is affording travelers extra value with its Spring Fun in the Sun special, offering a fourth night free plus $300 in resort credits when paid in full by May 31, 2014 for travel through June 30, 2014. Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort, Casino & Spa is a serene Caribbean haven and St. Maarten's premier, limitless all-inclusive, adults-only resort. To book the Spring Fun in the Sun special, visit and use promo code SP50AI.

Baker's Suites is offering vacationers daily and weekly summer specials for travel June 1 - Aug. 1, 2014. The resort's daily specials provide vacationers with a discounted third night, based on double occupancy. Travelers staying in the Hibiscus Suites will receive the third night at a $30 discount and vacationers booking either the Serene or Sunset Suites will enjoy $25 off their third night. Use booking code SUM3BS when booking online via

Guests of Baker's Suites booking weekly get a free island tour on Da Party Bus, consisting of complimentary drinks throughout the tour and stops at Coralita Look Out Point, Orient Bay Beach and the Sunset Beach Bar. Rates start at $1,008 per week, based on double occupancy. Travelers can book the deal with the promo code SUM7BS at

Aqua Mania Adventures is providing travelers summer specials on its island hopping day trips. Vacationers can spend the day in sunny St. Bart's on Saturdays for $50 per person, plus a $15 port fee, June 1 - Oct. 31, 2014. Travelers that enjoy hiking can experience a two-day getaway to Saba for $260 per person with ferry passage and accommodations to take in breathtaking views from Mt. Scenery from Aug. 1 - Oct. 31, 2014. The adventure tour company also offers a Prickly Pear day sail on Lambada to the deserted and pristine Prickly Pear Cay for $75 per person plus port fees, inclusive of lunch, drinks, snacks and snorkel gear, valid every Thursday from Aug. 1 - Oct. 31, 2014. As an added incentive, travelers buying any two island hopping day trips will receive a sunset sail for $15 per person. Visit or call (721) 544-2640 for more information.

Sint Maarten Marry-Me by Artemia, a comprehensive destination wedding planning company that provides complete consulting and planning services, is offering couples a complimentary upgrade on all floral arrangements or complimentary VIP airport roundtrip transportation for the bride and groom. This offer is valid for bookings made by Aug. 15, 2014 and cannot be combined with any other promotions. The special is not valid for existing reservations. For more information visit

Caribbean Concierge Services by Artemia (CCS) is providing travelers with 10% off airport roundtrip transportation when booking with the destination management company. From corporate retreats, meetings and incentives and sales meetings to meet and greet services, ground handling transportation, group excursions, dine around programs and team building activities, CCS provides it all. For more information or to make a reservation, visit or call (954) 889-6135.

For more information on St. Maarten, visit the official site of the St. Maarten Tourist Bureau at


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