Oranjestad
in Sint Eustatius, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba

Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
17.483 and -62.983 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 17° 28' 57" and W -62° 58' 59"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dollar - USD
Spoken languages:
Dutch, English
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 06:14 AM (Wednesday)
Timezone: America/Kralendijk
UTC/GMT offset: -4 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:00 am and 6:11 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-20.617 and 116.793 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Hearson
References
This place on Wikipedia
This place on Geonames.org

Delve into Oranjestad

Oranjestad in Sint Eustatius with it's 1,097 habitants is located in Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba about 4,444 mi (or 7,152 km) west of , the country's capital town.

Current time in Oranjestad is now 06:14 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named America / Kralendijk with an UTC offset of -4 hours. We know of 6 airports close to Oranjestad, of which one is a larger airport. The closest is airport we know is F. D. Roosevelt Airport in Netherlands antilles in a distance of 1 mi (or 2 km). Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Saint Paul's, Dieppe Bay Town, Sandy Point Town, Middle Island and Nicola Town. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 83 °F

Morning Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Night Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 78%
Air Pressure 1011.2 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 12 km/h (7 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Wednesday, 18th of September 2019

28°C (83 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 19th of September 2019

28°C (83 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Friday, 20th of September 2019

29°C (84 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

The Old Gin House

Address
0,3 mi
Oranjebaai 1
Oranjestad
Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

St. Kitts & Nevis - A Small Country With A Big History

Published: June 01, 2009
Length: 51:36 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: matthewham

Matthew Hamilton visits St. Kitts and Nevis - the smallest country in America and talks about the turbulent history of this West Indian state. This video part of a series on the Caribbean islands...


CEx II Dive Trip - Stacia Video

Published: June 15, 2008
Length: 07:16 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: tomkreider

Video from a week of scuba diving on the Caribbean Explorer II.


Diving with a Hawksbill Turtle on St. Eustatius

Published: February 10, 2011
Length: 41:38 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: galantay61

On the wreck Charles Brown of the Caribbean Island St. Eustatius we receive swimming classes from a friendly Hawksbill Turtle.


Rainy Volcano. The Quill - Sint Eustatius

Published: January 21, 2010
Length: 25:37 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Kayin M.

Figures, the day I decide to do laundry, it rains.


Sail Caribbean Sailing & Island Exploration (Delta)

Published: November 05, 2008
Length: 27:12 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Sail Caribbean

http://www.sailcaribbean.com/programs/teen-summer-adventure-camps/?youtube On Sail Caribbean teen summer adventure camps Delta program (Sailing and Island Exploration) youll experience ...


Turtle vs Diver

Published: April 18, 2011
Length: 02:02 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Carolienpaul

Was the turtle blind of did it try to intimidate the diver? ;-)


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Sint Eustatius

Sint Eustatius, also known affectionately to the locals as Statia or Statius, is a Caribbean island and a special municipality of the Netherlands. It lies in the northern Leeward Islands portion of the West Indies, southeast of the Virgin Islands and immediately to the northwest of Saint Kitts and Nevis and to the southeast of Saba. The island is named after the legendary Christian martyr Saint Eustace. The regional capital is Oranjestad. The island has an area of 21 km² (8.1 sq. miles).

Located at 17.4833, -62.9667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sint Eustatius, Islands of the Netherlands Antilles, Dutch-speaking countries, English-speaking countries and territories, Kingdom of the Netherlands, Lesser Antilles, Netherlands Antilles articles correct after Dissolution, Caribbean Netherlands

Oranjestad, Sint Eustatius

Oranjestad is a small town of nearly 1,000 inhabitants, and is the capital of Sint Eustatius island in the Caribbean Netherlands. Oranjestad is a historic harbour town. It can be divided into two main sections, the Lower Town along the waterfront with colonial-era ruins, the island's best beach and the still-functioning harbour, and the Upper Town with a restored historic core plus the island's main commercial and residential centre.

Located at 17.4833, -62.9833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Sint Eustatius, Underwater ruins, Capitals in the Caribbean

Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park

Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park is a UNESCO World Heritage Site on the island of St. Kitts in the Federation of St. Christopher (St. Kitts) and Nevis in the Eastern Caribbean. It was designed by British military engineers and built and maintained by African slaves. It is one of the best preserved historical fortifications in the Americas. Cannon were first mounted on Brimstone Hill in 1690, when the British used them to recapture Fort Charles from the French.

Located at 17.3475, -62.8354 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Buildings and structures in Saint Kitts and Nevis, Geography of Saint Kitts and Nevis, World Heritage Sites in Saint Kitts and Nevis, Protected areas established in 1987

Saint Anne Sandy Point Parish

Saint Anne Sandy Point is one of 14 administrative parishes that make up Saint Kitts and Nevis. It is the smallest parish on St. Kitts in terms of area, at just 5 square miles . It is located on the main island of Saint Kitts and the parish capital is Sandy Point Town.

Located at 17.3753, -62.8414 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parishes of Saint Kitts and Nevis

Saint Paul Capisterre Parish

Saint Paul Capisterre is one of 14 administrative parishes that make up Saint Kitts and Nevis. It is the second smallest parish on St. Kitts, and third smallest in the federation. The parish capital is Saint Paul Capesterre Village.

Located at 17.3939, -62.8356 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parishes of Saint Kitts and Nevis

Sandy Point Town

Sandy Point is the second largest town in the island of St. Kitts, Leeward Islands, Lesser Antilles. This town is situated on the north-west coast of St. Kitts and is the capital of Saint Anne Sandy Point Parish. It is strongly believed that the area known as Sandy Point was the original landing point for the English sea captain and explorer, Sir Thomas Warner, in 1623. After being founded in the 1620s, the town became the commercial centre of St.

Located at 17.35, -62.8333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Saint Kitts and Nevis, Populated places established in 1623

Capture of Sint Eustatius

The Capture of Sint Eustatius took place in February 1781 during the American War of Independence when British army and naval forces under General John Vaughan and Admiral George Rodney seized the Dutch-owned Caribbean island of Sint Eustatius. The capture was controversial in Britain, as it was alleged that Vaughan and Rodney had used the opportunity to enrich themselves and had neglected more important military duties.

Located at 17.4833, -62.9833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Battles of the American Revolutionary War, Battles involving the Netherlands, Battles involving Great Britain, Conflicts in 1781, 1781 in the Netherlands, 1781 in Great Britain

Charles E. Mills Secondary School

The Charles E. Mills Secondary School (formerly Sandy Point High School) is a public high school in Sandy Point Town, Saint Kitts and Nevis.

Located at 17.3566, -62.8483 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Educational institutions established in 1966, Saint Kitts and Nevis articles, Schools in Saint Kitts and Nevis


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Orange Town, Oranjestad, أورانياستاد, Горад Араньестад, Οράνιεστατ, Oranjestado, Oranjestêd, EUX, オラニエスタッド, ორანესტადი, 오라녜스타트, Oranjestadas, Oranjestad på Sint Eustatius, Ораньестад, Орањестад, اورنجسٹیڈ، سینٹ ایوسٹائیس, 奥拉涅斯塔德