Karakter is located on the-mile-long Simpson Bay Beach with the runway passing just behind and the airport only 5 minutes away by car. It’s the perfect first stop after landing in paradise in and last stop before taking off. Simpson Bay Beach if often regarded as one of the best beaches in St Maarten.
The beach bar is often among the Caribbean’s top 20 lists and offers complimentary comfortable beach loungers to guests. The kitchen is open from 9am till 10pm during high season and till 9pm during low season for breakfast, lunch and dinner. From Thursdays till Mondays Karakter offers live entertainment.
Karakter’s menu offers a variety of salads, sandwiches, meat and fish dishes for lunch and meat, fish and vegetarian dishes for dinner. Just a selection: tuna salad, coconut shrimp salad, Mediterranean sandwich, Dutch sandwich, chicken sate, trio tartar, beef or tuna carpaccio, crab cakes, rib eye or rack of lamb. The wine and cocktail menu at Karakter is extensive.