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Significant growth in tourism

St. Maarten is pleased to announce a significant growth in tourism, with a total of 131,322 stayover guests welcomed during the first quarter of 2024. This marks a notable 7% increase from the same period last year.

St. Maarten has recorded a total of 395,053 stayover guest in 2023

This marks a 6% increase in stayover arrivals compared to the preceding year (2022), Which saw 372,808 Visitors. This figure represents a growth of 24% over the pre-pandemic 2019 (319,696) and an even larger growth of 59% from the post-pandemic in 2021 (248,852).
While it is important to note that the current figures have not yet reached the high-water mark set in 2016 registering 528,153 guests, with the continued upward trajectory it is highly anticipated that the country will surpass the 2016 record in the coming years.