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L'Esperance Hotel

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Reviewed 29 January 2015

My wife and I stayed here on our first night on the island. We arrived from the airport close to 10 p.m. and were looking for an affordable place to stay close to Phillipsburg before heading to the French side of the island for the remainder of our stay. At $90 for a one-night pitstop it was more than adequate....

1Thank willijr
Port Alberni
Reviewed 26 January 2015

We stayed at L'Esperance Hotel for 5 nights Dec 22 to 26, 2014 before moving to a time share resort. A great place to stay. The staff were most friendly and cooperative. The 1 BR unit was clean and well equipped for our stay. As noted in other reviews, the hotel is not on a beach, rather located in a...

Thank Bob K
Somerset, Massachusetts
Reviewed 21 January 2015

A nice little hotel which is kept very clean. Good value if you just want a place to sleep and maybe enjoy the pool. Nice staff and convenient to all points on the island. We rented the 2 bedroom suite and it was nice and roomy with a kitchenette and balcony. Not the greatest area on the island but for...

1Thank Deb B
Reviewed 15 January 2015

We spent two days at L'Esperance hotel in advance of boarding a cruise ship in Phillipsburg. The price was very good for St. Maarten and only a 10 minute taxi ride to either the airport or cruise ship dock. Taxi costs varied from $ 10-25 depending on distance and luggage. The room we had on the top floor facing the...

1Thank HolladayTraveler
Florida Keys, Florida
Reviewed 8 January 2015

We stayed at the L'esperance Hotel for a week. The nicest group of people in one place. Happy to have spent a week there . We will visit again-- The most beautiful rooms and gardens the swimming pool was spotless .The property is very well kept up and beautiful to see- What a great value Thank you to the great...

1Thank Rick B
Reviewed 7 January 2015 via mobile

The room was very spatious and clean. WiFi didn't work so well. Had a full kitchen. The location is a bit odd and not in a tourist area. Felt uncomfortable walking there at night and even during the day. Was a trek to get to anything touristy. Got harassed by a lot of men on my walk I to Philipsburg....

1Thank FE123456
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Reviewed 30 December 2014

I stayed here one night from 27-28DEC2014 and was pleasantly surprised. The room was very clean, the staff were very nice, and there was even a mini-kitchen in the room, which I had not expected. The air conditioning was good, there is parking, and I would say the hotel provides good value. My only complaints would be that the wi-fi...

1Thank Evan S
Avilton, MD
Reviewed 19 December 2014

We stayed at the L'esperance Hotel for only one night (extending a rental unit week elsewhere on the island). The Hotel was surprisingly clean, well kept, friendly, and picturesque...despite being located in what was otherwise an impoverished, lower-income residential neighborhood. Not really close to the beach (although you are never that far on St. Maarten), but it worked well for...

2Thank Plitnik
Roseau, Saint George, Dominica
Reviewed 16 December 2014

this is my 2nd stay at this hotel and i am so loving this space....very clean...always..cable works well and so does the AC..parking near the entrance....staff always willing to assist..the internet though....like a snail....no mosquito nets so that can be addressed ....all in all..i love this space and i will be back as long as i can make it ...

1Thank MrsShoker W
Bracebridge, Canada
Reviewed 13 December 2014

We have visited this hotel for 3 times and each time, we felt incredibly welcome. The owners and staff are wonderful and go out of their way to make your stay incredibly comfortable. With the lovely rooms with kitchenettes complete with fridge, stove and dining table, and all cutlery etc. you would need to make meals if you like. We...

1Thank Virginia550

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Guests will experience traditional Creole hospitality in their choice of 22 air-conditioned suites. Hotel L'Esperance is set just below rolling hills. Landscaped gardens, a sundeck and swimming pool invite guests to relax in the Caribbean sun. All suites are equipped with kitchenettes, cable television, and telephones. ... more   less 

Additional Information about L'Esperance Hotel

Address: Tiger Road 4 | Cay Hill, Philipsburg, St. Maarten-St. Martin
Region: Caribbean > St. Maarten-St. Martin > Sint Maarten > Philipsburg
Price Range: $197 - $247 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — L'Esperance Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 22
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“Room 205 and 204are right next to the court yard and are my favourite.”
josephineb257, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
“We have stayed in Rooms 201, 202, 204,206, 207 (2 bedroom). All of these rooms are great except room 201 only has a bar style fridge or at least it did when we stayed there.”
  • Living room in Room #202
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Leahsxm, 30 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Make sure the hot water is working, and have the staff show you how to reset it if the hot water heater flips off!”
HolladayTraveler, 15 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Book in advance -enjoy your stay Beautiful Gardens”
rickpayphone, 7 Jan 2015 | Read review
“We always ask for the second floor rooms. The beautiful vines with blooms surround the upper deck in glorious colour. All rooms are air conditioned and are very quiet.”
Virginia550, 12 Dec 2014 | Read review
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