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    Sonesta 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%
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    • Terrible5%
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    “swim up bar” (214 reviews)
    “lava rock” (81 reviews)
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    Free Internet
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    Breakfast Buffet
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    Reviewed 26 April 2016

    We've traveled the Caribbean extensively and consider this to be one of the most relaxing stays. We opted for the butler suite to spoil ourselves on an anniversary trip and it was well worth every penny. The entire staff was very attentive to our needs...from...More

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    Response from LiveMaho, Engagement Coordinator at Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort, Casino & SpaResponded 26 April 2016

    Dear Spkr4life, Happy Anniversary from the entire Team at Sonesta St. Maarten! Sorry to hear you had to leave after all your relaxing and pampering, but awesome to hear that you will be back! Your all inclusive wristband grants you access to our sister resort...More

    Reviewed 25 April 2016

    We stayed at Sonesta Great Bay from April 14th - April 21st. I would recommend this Resort to family and friends. Although some rooms a little outdated, the service we received was wonderful. Couldn't ask for better staff, and the food was fantastic, and you...More

    1  Thank porlora
    Response from LiveMaho, Guest Engagement Coordinator at Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort, Casino & SpaResponded 26 April 2016

    Dear Lorie from NY, Thank you for the kind review and for recommending our resort, when recommending it make sure they realize it is adult only. The all inclusive wristband grants you access to our sister resort Maho Beach Resort (kids welcome) and vice versa....More

    Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

    Had an amazing birthday in this ocean front all inclusive resort. Nadisha was an exceptional help as was Liza, in giving good advice on things to do and places to go!! Thanks for making this an extra special birthday!!! We will be back again.More

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    Response from LiveMaho, Guest Engagement Coordinator at Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort, Casino & SpaResponded 26 April 2016

    Dear Lisa, Happy Birthday from the entire Team at Sonesta St. Maarten! Sorry your birthday had to come to an end but awesome to hear that you will be back! Your all inclusive wristband grants you access to our sister resort Maho Beach Resort and...More

    Reviewed 24 April 2016

    My fiancee and I have been to the Caribbean four times in the last 2 years and we've stayed at some great all inclusive resorts. Of all of our trips, the most relaxing and fun has by far been the Sonesta Great Bay! We had...More

    2  Thank James G
    Response from LiveMaho, Guest Engagement Coordinator at Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort, Casino & SpaResponded 26 April 2016

    Dear James Congrats on your engagement from the entire Team at Sonesta St. Maarten! Very cool to hear that you are coming back to do it again in a few weeks.... lucky you! Did you know that our all inclusive wristband grants you access to...More

    Reviewed 24 April 2016

    We stayed at the Sonesta from March 16 through the 23, 2016. I highly recommend this Resort, and we have been to several different All Inclusive's in the Caribbean, Mexico, and Costa Rica. Nice Ocean front room, clean swimming pools, pleasant staff, and clean beaches....More

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    Response from LiveMaho, Guest Engagement Coordinator at Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort, Casino & SpaResponded 26 April 2016

    Dear mosett2, Thank you for choosing Sonesta St. Maarten and for taking the time to share your stay with us hear on Trip Advisor. Did you know that our all inclusive wristband grants you access to our sister resort Maho Beach Resort and you may...More

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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$336 - US$693 (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
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    • Location
    • Caribbean >
    • St Martin / St Maarten >
    • Sint Maarten >
    • Philipsburg
    • Also Known As
    • Sonesta Great Bay Beach Hotel Philipsburg ,
    • Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort And Casino ,
    • St Martin Great Bay Hotel ,
    • Sonesta Philipsburg ,
    • Great Bay Beach Hotel ,
    • Philipsburg Sonesta ,
    • St Maarten Great Bay Hotel ,
    • Hotel Sonesta Great Bay Beach
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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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    "The end rooms are huge compared to the regular rooms."
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    "ocean view, higher floors"
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    "Select the ocean view room! You will not regret it."
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    "Ocean view is a must...we weren't able to upgrade when we got there :("
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