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    Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort, Casino & Spa

    19 Little Bay Road, Philipsburg, St Martin / St Maarten
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    Overview
    • Excellent32%
    • Very good40%
    • Average16%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible5%
    Travellers talk about
    “swim up bar” (214 reviews)
    “lava rock” (81 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
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    Reviewed 2 April 2016

    Just returned from our 14th stay at Sonesta Great Bay. We visit this resort continuous because of the friendly staff who smile when they are serving us. It amazes us that some reviews complain about the service. Try being friendly and generous to the staff...More

    2  Thank BillR900
    Response from LiveMaho, Guest Engagement Coordinator at Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort, Casino & SpaResponded 5 April 2016

    Dear Bill & Patty Mississauga We love to hear that the team goes out of their way to help out. Thank you for choosing our resort, for writing a review and hope you manage a return visit soon. Kindly, - Martha Guest Engagement Coordinator

    Reviewed 2 April 2016

    Was a very nice place to have a romantic getaway. Beautiful location right on the Great Bay. Overlooks an amazing beach, gorgeous pools, such a quiet, relaxing atmosphere. Cruise ships pulling in almost every morning to give you an enjoyable time on the balcony in...More

    Thank michmlot
    Response from LiveMaho, Guest Engagement Coordinator at Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort, Casino & SpaResponded 5 April 2016

    Dear michmlot We love to hear about your stay and how much you appreciated the helpful team. !Thank you for writing a great review and for being so understanding and cheerful. Kindly, - Martha Guest Engagement Coordinator

    Reviewed 1 April 2016

    I am very grateful for the service and amenities that the Sonesta Great Bay provided for me during my short getaway. This was the first time I traveled overseas alone, and was a bit nervous about it. When I arrived at the Sonesta, I was...More

    2  Thank glykiagatoula
    Response from LiveMaho, Guest Engagement Coordinator at Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort, Casino & SpaResponded 5 April 2016

    Dear glykiagatoula We love to hear all about your wonderful stay! So pleased to hear about your interactions with the team members you mentioned, I'm submit their names at the end of April for review since we do reward the top mentioned team members. Thank...More

    Reviewed 1 April 2016

    We had booked our trip through a travel agent. We decided from all the photos that this time we will splurge on ocean view. When we arrived, we were told that they could not give us the floor we had requested....requests are not guaranteed, as...More

    1  Thank J D
    Response from LiveMaho, Guest Engagement Coordinator at Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort, Casino & SpaResponded 5 April 2016

    Dear J D We love to hear all the details about your staya dn how much you enjoyed the particular team members. We also love to hear you are planning a return already! One more thing, also thank you for choosing our resort and for...More

    Reviewed 1 April 2016

    We visited the Sonesta Great Bay mid Feb. of 2016. We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves, the rooms were nice, the beach was beautiful, I enjoyed the location seeing the cruise ships come into the harbor. It was convenient also for excursions as many went out of...More

    2  Thank Luvmyfoxtrotter
    Response from LiveMaho, Guest Engagement Coordinator at Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort, Casino & SpaResponded 5 April 2016

    Dear Luvmyfoxtrotter We love to hear how much you enjoyed the food and that you managed a visit to Maho. Thank you for choosing our resort, for writing a review and hope you manage a return visit soon. Kindly, - Martha Guest Engagement Coordinator

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Casino and Gambling
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Adult pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$276 - US$638 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Philipsburg
    • #3 Family Hotel in Philipsburg
    • #3 On the Beach Hotel in Philipsburg
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 257
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    • Philipsburg
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    14 September 2017|
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    Response from dmerghart1 | Reviewed this property |
    Oh boy...our thoughts, prayers and well wishes go out to all the residents of St Maarten, as well as all the hurricane victims on the eastern side of the US. We are saddened by the devastation which has befallen our favorite... More
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    "ocean view, higher floors"
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    "Select the ocean view room! You will not regret it."
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    "Ocean view is a must...we weren't able to upgrade when we got there :("
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