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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 15 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

    Reviewed 15 February 2016

    I will start off with Pros - Clean Comfortable Room With Beautiful Views even if you don't get ocean views, the mountain views are just as lovely. - Pools are very nice especially the swim up pool. - Drinks are good - Pool/ Beach Drink...More

    1  Thank Giovanna R
    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 14 February 2016

    My wife and I recently visited this resort with two other couples (late 30's and early 40's). We booked this resort at the last minute after we decided, based upon many reviews, that the Ansel Marsel beach resort wasn't going to suit our group. We...More

    1  Thank Matt S
    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

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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free Parking
    • Free Internet
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    • Meeting Rooms
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
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    • Pool
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    • Casino and Gambling
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • US$268 - US$586 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Philipsburg
    • #3 On the Beach Hotel in Philipsburg
    • #3 Family Hotel in Philipsburg
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    • Number of rooms
    • 257
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    Response from Ashley H | Reviewed this property |
    We saw several people fall getting out of the water, you have to time it with the waves so you get a push out. The beach does have a pretty steep drop off
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    Response from BeenAroundFolks | Reviewed this property |
    Hi. I don't know where those rooms are located. Where we stayed it was called the townhomes, or something like that. sorry can't help more.
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    "Ask for a room that has been renovated/updated recently."
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    "I would choose a room at another resort!"
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    "We stayed on third floor - no issues! Request oceanview though."
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    "ask for a serenity ocean view room"
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