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St Maarten First Timer - Leave in 1 week...

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Hello All - My boyfriend and I will be traveling to the Sonesta Great Bay next week - this is our first time to St Maarten. We travel often and are pretty low maintenance. Any insight or tips you have for us are appreciated - mid 30's. We'd like to have a really nice dinner in Philipsburg one night and are interested in an Anguilla day trip with snorkeling. Thank you in advance.

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1. Re: St Maarten First Timer - Leave in 1 week...

There's no reason for you to have dinner in Philipsburg, trust me on this.

I ask you to please reconsider?

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2. Re: St Maarten First Timer - Leave in 1 week...

If you're looking for the St Maarten experience beyond the area around your resort - I'd suggest you eat at one of the nice restaurants in Grand Case instead of Phillipsburg.

Beyond that - if you're willing to do things outside of your resort I'd suggest utilizing Sonesta s day pass to there sister resort in Maho.

Further although nothing is wrong with the beach you're on there is a plethora of gorgeous beaches on the island. I would consider visiting them.

Anguilla is a good idea - I'd recommend Shoal bay - one of the best beaches in the world.

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6. Re: St Maarten First Timer - Leave in 1 week...

Might want to look into Le Escargot in Phillipsburg if they are still open. Had some wonderful dinners there in the past.

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8. Re: St Maarten First Timer - Leave in 1 week...

another favorite of mine in Philipsburg is Antoine's..one of our long time favorites.

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