A vacation on Statia is an unforgettable experience
Sint Eustatius is less than 30 square kilometers in size, but we are very proud to offer you the incredible experience of our rich history, diverse culture and pristine nature. What makes us special is what makes your relaxing vacation on Statia unforgettable. Read more about our captivating island here.
Sint Eustatius was discovered by Columbus in 1493, but changed hands no less than 22 times before eventually being owned by the Dutch. In the meantime, the French, English and Dutch eagerly sought to take advantage of the strategic location of this tiny island in the Caribbean Sea. Today, Sint Eustatius offers you plenty of opportunities to plunge into its rich and eventful past.
Statia proudly boasts a cultural landscape sprinkled with people of 52 nationalities from around the world – people who now call Statia home.
Vacationing here is akin to embarking on an exciting cultural journey.
Nature abounds on Statia, so bird-watchers and nature-lovers will delight in its wealth of flora and fauna. As a sustainable, relaxing vacation destination, Statia maintains the protection of its natural land and marine environments for the enjoyment of future generations.
Vacations on Statia: Relax, Explore, Enlighten
A visit to Statia can be relaxing, rejuvenating, educational, and exciting all at once! Remnants of historical architecture combine with a diverse multicultural population and natural beauty to awaken visitor curiosity. Whether you want to hike, dive or snorkel, immerse yourself in the culture, relax on the beach or delve into nature, it’s all possible. Have a lovely dinner, enjoy a drink on one of the terraces and, because there are so few tourists, become so lost in local life that you soon feel like a Statian. It’s all here waiting for you!