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Hotel L'Esplanade

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Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed 3 June 2011

The staff was extremely helpful with booking activities.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 2 June 2011

We recently came back from spending ten days on the French Side of St. Martin. We chose Hotel L'Esplanade largely based on prior TripAdvisor reviews, and we were not disappointed. The property was immaculately maintained, the staff friendly & helpful, and the location ideal. It was a short five minute walk down to restaurant row, and the path from the...

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 30 May 2011

My wife and I were both looking for an escape from our hectic lives and our stay at Hotel L'Esplanade served as the perfect refuge. During our short stay we traveled quite a bit around the island and I must say this hotel was the highlight of our trip. The service was warm and friendly. Our room was impeccable. The...

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 30 May 2011

This hotel is immaculate and the location is Perfect! If you want a gorgeous view and unbelievable hospitality, home away from home accommodations , this is the hotel for you. They offer breakfast room service, laundry service, in room massage's and so much more. The staff is so friendly and knowledgeable. The pool is super relaxing and they will prepare...

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Northeast
Reviewed 29 May 2011

Soft breezes on the perfectly private porch/deck. Lovely bedroom loft with a fantastic shower and a quiet tropical fan. We can't say enough about the location and the amenities. It's an easy trundle down the hill into Grand Case and to the unrivaled capital of food and lovely sunset bars. This the THE place to be in St. Martin. Really...

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
Reviewed 27 May 2011

The hotel is a beautiful building on the hill just above Grand Case providing a great view over the bay of Grand Case. The rooms are large with a great kingzise bed, a kitchenette and a lovely bathroom. In the garden a nice pool with bar it located and it is a small walk to Little beach or the Grand...

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Tampa Florida
Reviewed 11 May 2011

Accolades from all the other reviews ring true....here is a little different spin.. First, if you have never been to the Island you have to know that you are not going to Maui or Florida where everything is manicured and smooth roads. There is still quite a bit of damage from the hurricane several years ago, there is grafitti on...

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michigan
Reviewed 29 April 2011

I really can't say anything all of the other reviewers haven't already said. This is really a well-managed hotel. Our room was perfect and clean and the level of service from the staff was great. I mentioned that it was my husband's birthday in our reservation and they had a bottle of champagne waiting. The view from the balcony was...

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Greenville, North Carolina
Reviewed 18 April 2011

We heard great things about this hotel from a relative and decided to see for ourselves. We rented a car through the hotel and they offer free transfers to and from the airport. The hotel is stunning and not overly pretentious. It has a nice, laid back vibe. The staff is very helpful and great with giving directions and getting...

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doylestown, pa
Reviewed 29 March 2011

We just returned from a week stay at L'Esplanade and it was fabulous as always. We have going to St Martin for 20 years and have stayed at L'Esplanade or Le Petit hotels annually for the last 15 years. Normally we go in July but this year decided to visit in March to see friends who vacation in the US...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Amid lush tropical gardens, affording its visitors privacy without sacrificing its panoramic ocean views. Spacious interiors blend harmoniously with the Mediterranean architecture. Magical sunsets come to you on your private terrace to touch your soul. A delightful footpath leads you on a journey of discovery. We invite you to find your own rhythm, knowing that our staff is there to ensure that your every day is a perfect day, knowing that your comfort is our excellence and with us, you are home. For those who appreciate privacy, enjoy an uncrowded atmosphere, gracious hospitality and seek relaxation in exclusive, blissful surroundings...Welcome to Hotel L'Esplanade. Introducing our new Ti Spa for all of your beauty and relaxation needs! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel L'Esplanade

Address: On the Hill of Grand Case | St. Martin, Grand Case 97150, St. Maarten-St. Martin
Region: Caribbean > St. Maarten-St. Martin > Saint-Martin > Grand Case
Price Range: $343 - $693 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Hotel L'Esplanade 4.5*
Number of rooms: 24
Also Known As:
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