The Terms vary depending on property. The individual contract is the legal base. Many owners do not have an individual legal contract set up. The general laws of St. Maarten (Dutch part) or St. Martin (French part) apply.

Define clearly in your emails before booking, what the total cost are, which deposit has to be paid, and when it is returned, what is included, and what not, etc. in order to avoid any misunderstandings. We rarely hear about any problems.

If you wish to learn more about what terms and procedures are common on the island, please click on “Read More”.