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New Haven, Connecticut
Reviewed 16 May 2013

This place was loud and noisy, and the staff was absolutely unhelpful. I had a corner room right by the ice machine and was treated to noisy children stampeding back and forth across the balcony from 5 pm onward. I disliked checking in at the supermarket and being hit on by the grocery stockers. I also disliked being brushed off...

3Thank BrookeAM
New York City, New York
Reviewed 28 February 2013

I needed a room in philipsburg for two nights before moving on,as this place was listed on travelocity and expedia ,both large internet hotel booking sites I figured it had to be ok despite reading the reviews. first ,check in at the supermarket at the cashier,s desk as local people also in line to pay for their shopping was a...

1Thank kevshar62
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 21 December 2012

My husband and I celebrated our 1 year wedding anniversary at the Joshua Rose Guesthouse. The staff were very informative, and very friendly. We were pleased with the room that we rented, there was t.v,fridge, air condition, and hot and cold water in the rooms. The bathroom&shower were clean, the kitchen on the first floor was also clean, and equipped...

2Thank Simmy D
Curitiba, PR
Reviewed 28 October 2012

I stayed there for 10 days with my wife in may/2012. It was the cheapest option in the island (US$ 70.00/day). The location is awesome, right in the Philipsburg downtown, where you can reach shops, beach, ATM and buses by walk. The minimarket downstairs helps a lot, when you need something cold to drink. The air conditioning and frigobar (despite...

2Thank Rafael G
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 20 August 2011

I stayed here twice years ago and not recent to this review. It was a value place to stay. There were some issues but I really didn't complain about them. The bedding seemed really old and not very clean. The rooms didn't have good AC. But I was mainly out in beautiful St. Martin and it didn't matter that much....

6Thank personallyme
St. John's, Antigua
Reviewed 4 August 2011

I stayed there to times and I felt the same, its close to all the shopping complex and very confortable for a getaway, Me and my friends stayed there for one week and the second time I went for the Christmas holiday and I felt welcome by everyone. One of the nights I got in there at 9:00 pm and...

9Thank Sweetlips1990
Reviewed 12 March 2011

Joshua Rose Guest House is one of the friendliest, cozy, convenient, and well ran places I have EVER stayed at. I stumbled on the place on accident, and I am so happy that I did. It is a family run business, right in the heart of Philipsburg, and the staff made me feel like I was a part of their...

2Thank omariferrari
Durham, North Carolina
Reviewed 2 November 2010

I stopped here in search of a room and didn't even get past the checkin process before I walked out. The place is dirty and gross the staff seem to careless about the guests so I moved on a found a wonderful place only a block away.

4Thank azchipka
Reviewed 8 August 2010

After some bad reviews here i made a reservation and yes; i like this place! Why? It is centrally located and everything is just a few minutes walking from here; the boardwalk with beach, restaurants, supermarkets and there are busses leaving in front to Marigot, the french quarter and the airport. This is not a luxury hotel, but it is...

4Thank RonRoffa
Reviewed 20 May 2010

It seems this hotel has gone down hill fast. I stayed here in January, they were accommodating and more than willing to make another reservation for me staying two weeks starting May 4, 2010. Nadia promised me she would have a room for me. Forget about making a reservation on the internet, on any of their websites, or calling and...

8Thank Zimola

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Additional Information about Joshua Rose Guest House

Address: Back Street 7, Philipsburg, St. Maarten-St. Martin
Region: Caribbean > St. Maarten-St. Martin > Sint Maarten > Philipsburg
Price Range: $90 - $136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Joshua Rose Guest House 2.5*
Number of rooms: 14
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Joshua Rose Guest House Hotel Philipsburg
Joshua Rose Guest House St. Maarten-St. Martin/Philipsburg
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“room away from street”
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“Don't book into this place”
kent889, 6 Apr 2015 | Read review
“I dont think there is any at this hotel”
kevshar62, 28 Feb 2013 | Read review
“This a an excellent location”
SimmyD_12, 21 Dec 2012 | Read review
“Test the AC.”
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RafaelG709, 28 Oct 2012 | Read review
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