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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

We recently stayed at our timeshare units at the Sint Maarten Sea Palace for the first time since the renovations. We were pleased to see the upgrades that have been accomplished, although we were disappointed not to have new furniture yet in our units. We are thrilled Erica Ventner is back as Activities Director and the staff both old and...

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Forest, Virginia
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Newly furnished unit with enough space right in the shopping area of Philipsburg. Full sized kitchen appliances. Comfortable bed. 2 full baths. We had an ocean front unit so the views were great. The staff were all friendly and helpful. Daily newapaper in the lobby and an activities director who was there several days and arranges some of our tours....

Warwick, Rhode Island
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great place to stay. Remodel is completed. All new furniture in units. New mattresses are great. New lobby is clean welcoming and modern. Everyone is friendly and helpful. Love this place been going there since it opened .

Thank 1978BernieR
Bel Air, Maryland
Reviewed 1 week ago

after years of assesments the hotel is beautiful ! The rooms are furnished with state of art appliances incl. W/D.Most are 1 bedroom with 2 full baths.Two penthouses have 2 bedrooms Fantastic unit with great view

2Thank Jim D
Accokeek, Maryland, United States
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had a 5th floor suite overlooking the beach. The furniture was new, lovely and comfortable. There were two bathrooms - both great, the bed was comfortable and there were several chest of drawers and good closet space. The kitchen was lovely with nice cooktop, oven and frig. The washer and dryer worked well. The suite had lots of space,...

2Thank Marcy C
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

We just got back from St. Martin. We couldn"t have been happier with our timeshare exchange. The suite was beautifully set up and spacious. The view was breathtaking and the workers were so friendly and helpful. We can"t wait to go back! We miss it already and just got home yesterday. One week is just not enough! Gianni and Carrie

2Thank Carrie R
Needham, Massachusetts
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the sea palace resort right on the boardwalk in Phillipsburg. Our unit was beautiful with a full kitchen, large living room with two comfortable pull out sofas. Our unit had recently been redone. Gorgeous view of the boardwalk and harbor. Staff was incredibly friendly and helpful especially Erica, our activities director. Go to the orientation on Sunday....

3Thank wshulman1
Peterborough, Canada
Reviewed 19 December 2016

There is no pool - just a drop dead gorgeous beach in front of you. Lots of restaurants within walking distance down the boardwalk. Great shopping down Front Street which is a lovely walk. Units have everything you need and have been remodeled - some units are still awaiting new furniture which is to be complete in 2017.

Thank nmcneely
DefenderResorts, Public Relations Manager at Sea Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for staying with us and taking the time to write a review! We completely agree with your feeling on the beach - the beach and crystal clear water is the best swimming in the world! We appreciate you spending your vacation with us and hope you come visit again!

Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

We went to the sea palace Dec. 3rd through the 10th. Got to our room and found the door open and torn up like someone tried to break in. I went to the front desk and and told the lady the door to the room was open and she came and told us, "oh they forgot to close it" I...

2Thank jamesbF7597CR
DefenderResorts, Public Relations Manager at Sea Palace Hotel, responded to this review

We are so sorry that you encountered the issues you did with your lock and door during your stay at Sea Palace. I would like to thank you for bringing the situation and all the details to our attention. Internally, we are currently examining the situation to guarantee that it does not happen again. Typically, we try to resolve any...

Chalfont, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 December 2016

We stayed in room 502 with a nice view of Great Bay. The room was completely refurbished. The 1 bedroom unit had two baths with nice walking in showers. The hotel is in town near the end of the boardwalk. Philpsburg gets quite in the evening with some restaurants staying open. We ate at Burger Madness, Greenhouse, Nazca and Lizzy's,...

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DefenderResorts, Public Relations Manager at Sea Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review and staying with us in Sint Maarten! It sounds like you had a great time and picked some wonderful restaurants! We have taken a lot of pride in our top-to-bottom renovation, so your recommendation is a great compliment for us! We hope that you come back to visit again!

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  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Sea Palace Hotel

Address: Front St 147, Philipsburg, St. Maarten-St. Martin
Region: Caribbean > St. Maarten-St. Martin > Sint Maarten > Philipsburg
Price Range: €88 - €215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Sea Palace Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 51
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Sea Palace Philipsburg
Hotel Sea Palace
Sea Palace Hotel St. Maarten-St. Martin/Philipsburg
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“Beach side if you can get one floors 2,3,4”
 of 5 bubbles 1978BernieR, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“ocean front watching cruise ships come in”
 of 5 bubbles jimdD7124CL, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“ask for one on the beach side.”
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 of 5 bubbles MarcyC663, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Better choice of food on location Outside area needs to be more neat and cleaner”
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