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    Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort, Casino & Spa

    19 Little Bay Road, Philipsburg, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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    Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

    From the moment I checked in with the lovely Vicki i felt so happy. My room was amazing ground floor on the timeshare side. I would stay here again in a heartbeat. The driving is so easy and recommended in St. Martin and the resort...More

    3  Thank travel-queen
    Response from LiveMaho, Director of Sales at Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort, Casino & SpaResponded 21 October 2016

    Dear Guest, We are very pleased you chose to stay at our all-inclusive beach resort in St. Maarten. We enjoy hearing all about your stay and we certainly do appreciate this personalized feedback. We love to hear about our friendly team members and customer service...More

    Reviewed 16 February 2016

    We stayed at this resort for 11 days in January. We take 2 warm weather vacations a year. PROS: We had good experiences with the friendliness and helpfulness of the staff. The Bellmen were especially helpful and went out of their way to make sure...More

    4  Thank snowbird6
    Response from LiveMaho, Guest Relations Manager at Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort, Casino & SpaResponded 21 October 2016

    Dear Guest, We are very pleased you chose to stay at our all-inclusive beach resort in St. Maarten. We enjoy hearing all about your stay and we certainly do appreciate this personalized feedback. Sunny regards from SXM, Martha Guest Engagement Coordinator

    Reviewed 16 February 2016

    This hotel is a 4 star hotel with an exceptionally friendly staff. They go out of their way to make your stay enjoyable. If you like dancing, they have live bands every night. They have a DJ from 10:30 till midnight every night. They also...More

    4  Thank Cranda B
    Response from LiveMaho, Guest Engagement Coordinator at Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort, Casino & SpaResponded 24 May 2016

    Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing Sonesta St. Maarten and for sharing your thoughts about your stay in this review. We love to hear all about it and value your time and input. . Thank you, Martha Guest Engagement Coordinator

    Reviewed 15 February 2016

    We just came back from a week at the Sonesta Great Bay Resort and were very disappointed in the facilities. The food was good, not a lot of choice but tasty. The resort is older and it needs an update. It reminded me of a...More

    3  Thank tontario
    Response from LiveMaho, Guest Engagement Coordinator at Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort, Casino & SpaResponded 24 May 2016

    Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing Sonesta St. Maarten and for sharing your thoughts about your stay in this review. We love to hear all about it and value your time and input. . Thank you, Martha Guest Engagement Coordinator

    Reviewed 15 February 2016

    The moment we left the bus transporting us from the airport, we were greeted by Innocent who offered us refreshment and a lovely cool cloth to freshen ourselves! This adults only resort feels like home when you arrive! Herman arranged for our luggage to find...More

    3  Thank lpowidajko
    Response from LiveMaho, Guest Relations Manager at Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort, Casino & SpaResponded 21 October 2016

    Dear Guest, We are very pleased you chose to stay at our all-inclusive beach resort in St. Maarten. We enjoy hearing all about your stay and we certainly do appreciate this personalized feedback. We love to hear about our friendly team members and customer service...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Casino and Gambling
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
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    • US$259 - US$578 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Philipsburg
    • #3 Family Hotel in Philipsburg
    • #3 On the Beach Hotel in Philipsburg
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    • Number of rooms
    • 257
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    • Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort, Casino & Spa St. Maarten-St. Martin/Philipsburg
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    mamafly
    15 August 2017|
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    Response from susannebX498CH | Reviewed this property |
    Dutch side doesn't have topless, you would need to visit Orient beach.
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    9 August 2017|
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    Response from Anne-Marie R | Reviewed this property |
    Because the chairs right in front of the resort (on the beach) were not comfortable, we always found comfortable beach chairs and umbrellas right next door at Lola's (beach restaurant) - which is affiliated with the resort.
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    8 August 2017|
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    Response from Joyce M | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, even speciality drinks! Around the pool is really a "live time" each day I was there--just pure fun!
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