Sailing ship Eldorado – St. Maarten

Feel the wind in your hair and the zest in your spirit as the crew raises the sails of the elegant schooner Eldorado. If you like, take the helm and experience the thrill of captain a classic tall ship at full sail. Take a refreshing bath in turquoise water while at anchor in the Mullet Bay and watch the planes fly overhead as the ship sails past the world-renown Maho Beach. Sip a tropical cocktail when sailing back and enjoy endless panoramas of the island and the wide open sea. This is a family friendly adventure that’s sure to bring out the sailor in your crew.

Welcome on board

  • Day sail

    Enjoy real sailing on board the Eldorado combined with a refreshing swim stop at anchor in the Mullet Bay with turquoise water and passing by the world renown Maho Beach watching spectacular aircraft landings. 

  • Sunset cruises

    Experience the Eldorado under full sail while watching a stunning Caribbean sunset together with St. Maarten island panoramas. Especially for St. Maarten island tourists and locals the Eldorado undertake several sunset cruises each week.

  • Bed & Breakfast

    Make the difference and book “hotel” overnights on board the Eldorado at anchor in the Great Bay right in front of the Boardwalk of Philipsburg. On board we have 4 comfortable double cabins, optional useable as triple cabin for families. Each cabin is equipped with own bathroom and air condition. 
    Spend your free time in comfortable seating’s on the stern deck and watch all the huge cruise ships next to us coming in and out each day. There is shuttle service shore-ship at all times and free of charge.

Important information

The level for all tours is easy, suitable for all ages, children and family friendly. The Eldorado is accessible for collapsible wheelchairs and the crew assists whenever needed.

Souvenirs, beverages and snacks/refreshments are available on board. We recommended bringing sun hat, sun glasses, sun screen, camera, cash or credit card, Sea Pass for cruise line passengers.

Embarking and disembarking for cruise line passengers finds place at the water taxi jetty, inside the cruise terminal and with only a few minutes’ walk from your cruise ship. All cruise ship passengers will be picked-up on the pier next to their cruise ship.

Embarking and disembarking for all not being cruise line passengers will be at anchor by shuttle service from Chesterfield Restaurant, Great Bay Marina, Philipsburg.

Accepted currency on board is USD and Euro, accepted credit cards are Visa, Master and American Express.