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Great Bay Beach Resort, Casino & Spa

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Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good40%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed February 28, 2016

get the ocean view, all rooms were nice but the view on one side is much better. Food was good, entertainment was okay, some of the bartenders were not so friendly but the rest of the staff were nice.

4  Thank browny41
Response from LiveMaho, Guest Engagement Coordinator at Great Bay Beach Resort, Casino & SpaResponded May 24, 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 February 28, 2016 via mobile

I was there last year,did improved in the food and the service. Is all inclusive but it's also have negatives,the meat is not tender and looks like is been precooked. The Pescatore restaurant has good food but the service two nights on the road was...More

1  Thank master1313
Response from LiveMaho, Guest Engagement Coordinator at Great Bay Beach Resort, Casino & SpaResponded May 24, 2016

Dear master1313, Thank you for choosing Sonesta St. Maarten and for sharing your thoughts about your stay in this review We appreciate the feedback. . Thank you, Martha Guest Engagement Coordinator

Reviewed February 28, 2016 via mobile

We returned from a 7 night stay last week at Sonesta Great Bay. Overall we really had a lovely vacation! Our check in process went very smoothly, less than 5 minutes! The woman who checked us in was very sweet. We arrived a little earlier...More

2  Thank reneteresa23
Response from LiveMaho, Guest Engagement Coordinator at Great Bay Beach Resort, Casino & SpaResponded March 8, 2016

Dear Phyllis541, Thank you for choosing Sonesta for your vacation, for writing this detailed review and recommending our Resorts to others! Hope you do return, whether it be at Ocean Poijnt. Watch our website under "offers" for the best deals. Kindly, - Martha Guest Engagement...More

Reviewed February 28, 2016

WOW.........What a great place to spend the winter month. People were genuinely friendly , food is tasty , drinks were plentiful and met many many new friends from around the world. Really like the adults only aspect and we wanted a somewhat quieter resort. We...More

2  Thank Phyllis541
Response from LiveMaho, Guest Engagement Coordinator at Great Bay Beach Resort, Casino & SpaResponded March 8, 2016

Dear Phyllis541, Thank you for choosing Sonesta for your vacation, for writing this 5 star review and recommending our Resorts to others! Kindly, - Martha Guest Engagement Coordinator

Reviewed February 28, 2016

The location of this resort is absolutely perfect. We enjoyed several walks into Phillipsburg for the exceptional shopping. The location also offer breathtaking views of sea and scape and regular arrivals and departures of massive cruise ships. The food, drink and service we experienced were...More

1  Thank Valerie S
Response from LiveMaho, Guest Engagement Coordinator at Great Bay Beach Resort, Casino & SpaResponded May 24, 2016

Dear Valerie S, Cool..... 100 % satisfied! Thank you for choosing Sonesta St. Maarten and for sharing your thoughts about your stay in this review! We appreciate you choosing our resort and for writing in. Thank you, Martha Guest Engagement Coordinator

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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
Wheelchair Access
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$300 - US$380 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Romantic Hotel in Philipsburg
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Philipsburg
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$300 - US$380 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Romantic Hotel in Philipsburg
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Philipsburg
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (3156)
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Frank A
March 21, 2018|
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Response from Christine_David_TO | Reviewed this property |
Sunwing owns it. It's being torn to the ground and completely rebuilt. Wont open until late 2019.
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TBacchi2013
September 14, 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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Room Tips
"Top floor had the best view"
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"We asked for a room on the lower floor so we had our own Bali bed for our entire stay, loved having the beach..."
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"The end rooms are huge compared to the regular rooms."
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"ocean view, higher floors"
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