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Great Bay Beach Resort, Casino & Spa

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Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort, Casino & Spa is a serene Caribbean haven - and St. Maarten’s premier, limitless all-inclusive, adults-only resort. Delivering a new level of sophistication and style, the elegant destination hotel is situated on a mile-long white-sand beach, overlooking Great Bay and the sparkling sea. With endless amenities and personalized service, the resort invites guests to unwind at three swimming pools, four restaurants, four bars, a spa and the Golden Casino for the ultimate vacation experience complimented by stellar service.
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Bar/Lounge
Spa
Adult pool
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Casino and Gambling
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Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
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We stayed here for our honeymoon in August and had an amazing trip. The staff here were wonderful and went above and beyond for us. The food was very good at the buffet and all the alacart's, we actually liked the buffet food so much we cancelled one of our alacart reservations.
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Our room was on the 7th floor ocean front. Room 725. The view was amazing. The only non favorable part was dinner reservations. The machine always said all restaurants were full. After speaking to someone, they did let us in. Would be nice to have a free shuttle to the sister
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We stayed at this resort the week of the storm. We were fortunate to have been evacuated the day of the hurricane only losing 2 days of our vacation. This was a great resort and hopefully will be rebuilt soon. Location was perfect, walking distance to town, beautiful beach.
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We stayed here August 2017 just prior to the hurricane. Great hotel if you just want to chill. Great beach, service, excellent food and accommodations but lacking in activity and entertainment. It was pretty sleepy. The sister property in Maho Bay had a much better vibe.
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I stayed with my husband here, March 2017. The rooms were nice and clean and the staff was very friendly. I was a little disappointed with the buffet. It seemed like everything was always cold. Once we discovered Il Pescatore restaurant, we had dinner there as much as we could.
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Sunwing owns it. It's being torn to the ground and completely rebuilt. Wont open until late 2019.
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Yes, that's my understanding also, Sonesta will give refunds for booking between through 2017. I hope you will be able to contact them soon for further information,
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Hey there I just saw your question. The news is that SunVacations bought the Great Bay Resort. I’m not sure about the Maho resorts if they were bought also. But here is a youtube. ://youtu.be/CYOnDdqFYRs
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"Top floor had the best view"
"We asked for a room on the lower floor so we had our own Bali bed for our entire stay, loved having the beach at my doorstep"
"The end rooms are huge compared to the regular rooms."
"ocean view, higher floors"
"Select the ocean view room! You will not regret it."
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CaribbeanSt Martin / St MaartenSint MaartenPhilipsburg
NUMBER OF ROOMS
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