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    Great Bay Beach Resort, Casino & Spa

    19 Little Bay Road, Philipsburg, St Martin / St Maarten
    +1 855-814-4024
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    Overview
    • Excellent32%
    • Very good40%
    • Average16%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible5%
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    Free Internet
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    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
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    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Poolside Bar
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Very inviting and intimate lobby area, friendly staff. Rooms in need of some major updates. A/c went out, but to their credit we were given vouchers for a return trip. Food was magnificent. Guest activities amazing.

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    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 15 July 2017

    Our stay was wonderful. The food was excellent. The service was above excellent...Seldon & Nicole at the pool (always poured me my drink while I was approaching the bar, never did I wait for my beverage), Francette in the dinning room ( she got me...More

    6  Thank NancyLou23
    Response from LiveMaho, Guest Relations Manager at Great Bay Beach Resort, Casino & SpaResponded 17 July 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you for the review, the team details on your stay and we do hope you do manage to return one day! Sunny Regards, - Martha

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    Had a wonderful time at this hotel. laying on the white sandy beach taking in the gorgeous water and dozing into a refreshing nap. Amazing. Food was great, room was great , staff was amazing , always greeting you with a warm inviting smile ....More

    Thank beach_loverz369
    Reviewed 17 October 2017

    This was my third time staying at this resort but this time I went to with a loved one. It was the perfect place for a romantic getaway. Our room was refurnished, super clean and spacious yet cozy with gorgeous views of the bay. Our...More

    Thank Nadeige M
    Reviewed 13 October 2017

    Small, but nice resort. I wouldn't recommend for the handicapped because everything was on different levels. The ramps were steep and difficult to maneuver. The food was okay, but nothing exciting. There were roaches in the room at night. We informed the front desk and...More

    Thank PearlPitt
    Divi Little Bay Beach Resort
    2,283 reviews
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Casino and Gambling
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Adult pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$330 - US$642 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Philipsburg
    • #3 On the Beach Hotel in Philipsburg
    • #3 Family Hotel in Philipsburg
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 257
    • Reservation Options
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    • Location
    • Caribbean >
    • St Martin / St Maarten >
    • Sint Maarten >
    • Philipsburg
    • Also Known As
    • Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort And Casino ,
    • Sonesta Great Bay Beach Hotel Philipsburg ,
    • St Martin Great Bay Hotel ,
    • Sonesta Philipsburg ,
    • Great Bay Beach Hotel ,
    • Philipsburg Sonesta ,
    • St Maarten Great Bay Hotel ,
    • Hotel Sonesta Great Bay Beach ,
    • Great Bay Beach Resort, Casino & Spa St Martin / St Maarten/Philipsburg
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    TBacchi2013
    14 September 2017|
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    Response from majorrmajor6 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, that's my understanding also, Sonesta will give refunds for booking between through 2017. I hope you will be able to contact them soon for further information,
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    13 September 2017|
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    Response from Janet C | Reviewed this property |
    Saw time share owners video & hotel destroyed. I posted it to my FB. It was on youtube.
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