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stotz Aug 25th, 2006 04:06 AM

St. Martin Where to Rent Cell phone?
 
My intl. phone charger is missing. Someone mentioned renting a cell at SXM airport? Please respond if you can as we are leaving in the morning.

Statia Aug 25th, 2006 06:43 AM

I'm not aware of any place that rents cell phones at SXM, nor am I aware of any place that rents short term anywhere on the island.

I just looked in the phone book and below are all companies listed. You might try calling one of them for further info. since you leave so soon.

TellCell: 599-542-4155
www.telcellsxm.com

Eastern Caribbean Cellular: 599-542-4100
www.eastcaribbeancellular.com

Smitcoms NV: 599-542-2210
www.smitcoms-inc.com

UTS / United Telecommunications Services: 599-542-0101

I would imagine you could purchase an inexpensive cell phone with UTS ($50 or so) and then you can still use it internationally anywhere else you travel by changing out the SIM card for a local number. That's what I do.

Good luck.

seasweetie Aug 25th, 2006 11:01 AM

Sharon rents cell phones on SXM. She gets raves.

Here's contact info...

http://www.queenofsxm.com/

Barbara1 Aug 25th, 2006 12:55 PM

yes, definitely Sharon harris.
She is very reliable and has good rates.
her email is
[email protected]

Statia Aug 25th, 2006 02:04 PM

That's good to know. :) I figured that somebody on the island must rent them, but had no idea where to start looking other than the basic cell phone companies.

travelenthusiast Aug 26th, 2006 05:30 PM

We rented from Sharon Harris when we went to St Martin and I would recommend her.


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