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L'Esperance Hotel

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Reviewed 27 March 2014

This hotel is not located next to a beach, or within walking distance to attractions, but the cost is reasonable, the rooms are clean, everything you need including a kitchen, and the staff is very helpful.

4Thank debbie z
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 16 February 2014

Great little family-run hotel in a convenient location. Nice little pool set in pretty gardens. In-room kitchenette and a mini supermarket 200 yards away. The staff were helpful, particularly Samatha on the front desk. Easy access to main road, leading to many beaches and shopping locations. Would definitely go back there again.

3Thank Colin C
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 February 2014

I recently stayed at L'Esperance for seven nights and enjoyed my time there. Firstly, it is excellent value. I can't imagine you will find many other places on SXM of comparable quality for the $90/night that I paid. The rooms are clean and spacious. There are separate living room/kitchen and bedroom areas which give the feel of staying in a...

4Thank 308Saint_John
Troy, Michigan
Reviewed 28 September 2013

The one good thing I can say about this hotel is that it is one of the cheaper hotels in St. Maarten. I think the rooms could use a little more maintenance. It had a kitchen and living room.The bed was comfortable however. I did not like the fact that the TV was in the living room and not in...

Thank jeffbl88
San Diego
Reviewed 4 July 2013

We have stayed here twice and each time it is worth it. Good internet, swimming pool, clean rooms, nice staff and very helpful. The owner is a sailor and has a race boat. it is close to the big grocery store and the price was always a good deal.

5Thank Mounque B
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Reviewed 29 May 2013

We chose L'Esperance for the price. We only needed a room for one night before our dive trip began and didn't want to spend money for more than just a comfortable night's sleep. PROS: very clean room large, comfy bed spacious living area with kitchen - refrigerator, microwave and stove helpful front desk staff beautiful outdoor areas kept immaculately clean...

8Thank KimLanDC
Shoreview, Minnesota
Reviewed 23 April 2013

Our first impression of the hotel was a little skewed, based on the fact that it took us some time to find it and the location seemed a little iffy. We knew we were not near a beach but this seemed to be in a residential area and most of the surrounding area was a little seedy. As it turned...

4Thank Shariej1
Turner Valey, Alberta
Reviewed 24 March 2013

This hotel is located in a residential area which a lot of people haven't been to. However, it's not to tough to find. This was our 3rd visit to this lovely little gem. The owners and staff are amazing and very friendly. If you want to visit Sint Maarten on a budget and don't care if you aren't staying on...

4Thank Leahsxm
Reviewed 5 November 2012

L'Esperance Hotel is a lovely place to stay when visiting St. Maarten. We went on a holiday to the island in October of this year and found that we had booked the right hotel for us since we prefer small-scale, homely places. We felt very much at home indeed because of the flowery patio with swimming pool and the rooms...

4Thank Sutie
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 5 November 2012

We had a lovely stay at this hotel. It's off the beaten path, so a car is probably best to have. The room we had was great, small kitchen and a 2 bedroom right off the pool. The staff was friendly and efficient. Would stay again as it was priced just right too.

2Thank Inthia

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Guests will experience traditional Creole hospitality in their choice of 22 air-conditioned suites. Hotel L'Esperance is set just below rolling hills. Landscaped gardens, a sundeck and swimming pool invite guests to relax in the Caribbean sun. All suites are equipped with kitchenettes, cable television, and telephones. ... more   less 

Additional Information about L'Esperance Hotel

Address: Tiger Road 4 | Cay Hill, Philipsburg, St. Maarten-St. Martin
Region: Caribbean > St. Maarten-St. Martin > Sint Maarten > Philipsburg
Price Range: RM629 - RM744 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — L'Esperance Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 22
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“Room 205 and 204are right next to the court yard and are my favourite.”
 of 5 bubbles josephineb257, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
“We have stayed in Rooms 201, 202, 204,206, 207 (2 bedroom). All of these rooms are great except room 201 only has a bar style fridge or at least it did when we stayed there.”
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 of 5 bubbles Leahsxm, 30 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Make sure the hot water is working, and have the staff show you how to reset it if the hot water heater flips off!”
 of 5 bubbles HolladayTraveler, 15 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Book in advance -enjoy your stay Beautiful Gardens”
 of 5 bubbles rickpayphone, 7 Jan 2015 | Read review
“We always ask for the second floor rooms. The beautiful vines with blooms surround the upper deck in glorious colour. All rooms are air conditioned and are very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles Virginia550, 12 Dec 2014 | Read review
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