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Villas on Great Bay

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The villas are absolutely beautiful. The location is excellent on the turquoise waters of Great Bay, just close enough to downtown Philipsburg but far away enough to be quiet and peaceful. The pool is a wonderful addition and provides a great opportunity to be able to swim at nighttime or relax without getting in the sand and being close to...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked this place for a week while we were on the island. The villas were beautiful and right on the beach. A short walk to town on the beach then the boardwalk. Quiet location with a pool. We will always go back to book this holiday spot for my family and I.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Doug and Becky have provided the perfect home for their visitors in Villa #2. It has everything that you would want and require to make your stay relaxing and stress free. There is no need to bring anything except some food items as they have provided everything you will need. We brought some frozen meats (turkey, roast, ground beef, back...

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brantford
Reviewed 1 August 2016

I am still at the Villas, as I am writing this review. We stayed here for a week - July 26 - Aug 2. 5 of us in our group. 2 kids and 3 adults. We stayed in villa #12. This is a very nice place, just minutes away from the heart of Philipsburg. It is a 5 minute walk...

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PA
Reviewed 30 June 2016

I just got back from a wonderful week at the Villas. I was with a group of 11 family and friends and so had rented 3 of the Villas. Villa # 2, Villa #4, and Villa # 9. All three Villas were nice, but since I stayed in Villa #4, I want to take a minute and talk about how...

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Taunton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 June 2016

This Villa and it`s situation can only be described only as"a little piece of paradise" We have been traveling to the Caribbean for the last 30 years and have visited most of the Islands,some many times over. As there are no direct flights from the UK to St Maarten we had to fly to Paris and change planes there but...

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Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

Love it there. All the amenities of home but you're on the beach!! Each villa is different bc they're individually owned and furnished. The complex is gated and locked at all times. They've got security on staff day and night. All villas are equipped with all you need. Best part is you walk out your gate and you choose the...

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Aptos
Reviewed 23 May 2016

This is my ninth trip to St. Martin and I must say that this is the nicest condo that we have ever rented. It is right on Great Bay- the best swimming beach on the island- the water's edge was about 50 feet from our deck. The view was fantastic- almost hypnotic. Made me want to never leave the deck...

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2Thank Van T
Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Yes, my friends, this is our fourth year here at the villas. We are still debating whether to renew for next year. My wife and I heard through the grapevine that there are other Caribbean islands that we may want to explore;). I don't know if that's true...not when you have all this at the Villas. Being a small piece...

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Milwaukee
Reviewed 21 March 2016

Had a wonderful stay in Villa #12. Didn't need the third bedroom and the two upstairs bedrooms were perfect for the three of us. Nice to have two sinks in the master bedroom and the kitchen was well equipped for any type of cooking you may want to do, even a dishwasher! Jim the Manager greeted us immediately upon arrival...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Villas on Great Bay are located on Great Bay Beach in a quiet residential neighborhood of Philipsburg, the Dutch capital of St. Maarten, and about 20 minutes’ drive from the island airport. Within easy walking distance you’ll find restaurants, world class duty-free shopping, casinos and nightlife, and the lively boardwalk.We are a small, gated property with a security guard on duty throughout the night, and an on-site property manager to ensure your vacation is hassle-free. Each of our villas is privately owned, but each has the same basic layout – two bedrooms upstairs (some with ensuite bathrooms) and 1½ to 2½ bathrooms, a fully equipped kitchen, private lanai, and each comes supplied with linens, including beach towels. Our nine beachfront villas have spectacular views of the Caribbean Sea, while the remaining two overlook our tropical gardens.We know how to make your visit to our beautiful island everything you’ve hoped for and expected. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villas on Great Bay

Address: Front Street 211, Philipsburg, St. Maarten-St. Martin
Region: Caribbean > St. Maarten-St. Martin > Sint Maarten > Philipsburg
Price Range: €233 - €279 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Villas On Great Bay Hotel Philipsburg
Villas On Great Bay St. Maarten-St. Martin/Philipsburg
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“Villa 2, 4 and 9 have two bathrooms upstairs. Villa 9 lacks a dishwasher.”
 of 5 bubbles SharonV1, 30 Jun 2016 | Read review
“We loved villa 1. No foot traffic, private.”
 of 5 bubbles lorijeannj, 15 Feb 2016 | Read review
“all the Villas are gorgeous - each with a different flare !”
 of 5 bubbles suem199, 27 Jan 2016 | Read review
“#2 has king beds with safe in master and #4 has one queen and one king with safe in both bedrooms”
 of 5 bubbles snarlene54166, 26 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Ask for villas that have been renovated and face the ocean.”
 of 5 bubbles F5521PSdonnad, 24 Jan 2016 | Read review
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