Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort - Philipsburg (Sint Maarten)

19 Little Bay Road, Philipsburg, Philipsburg (Sint Maarten), Sint Maarten/Saint Martin  show map
 4 stars
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Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort - Philipsburg (Sint Maarten)

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

Paid parking

24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour security

Babysitting
Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Air conditioning

In-room air conditioning

All inclusive
Facilities for kids

Video games

Cribs available

Overview

Situated close to the white-sand beach, the 4-star Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort offers a panoramic view over Grand Bay. This elegant hotel was opened in 1972 and renovated in 2012.

This hotel is situated 2.5 km away from Seaside Nature Park, Dolphin Discovery and Dawn Beach. The venue is 2 km away from the city center.

The hotel is surrounded by restaurants and bars.

Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort is within a 10-minute drive to Esperance airport.

Rooms

For a comfortable stay Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort offers 257 rooms on 6 floors featuring a closet, cable TV with on-demand movies, a laptop safe, a sofa and a patio. Some rooms at Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort have a view over the hills. These rooms come with a personalized interior and teak furnishings.

Eat & Drink

The premier restaurant serves special meals. Guests can relax at the relaxing Lobby bar, offering a variety of afternoon tea, spirits and cocktails. An entertainment area features Pasanggrahan Restaurant and Roasted Rooster within 850 meters of the venue.

Services

There are car rental services on site.

Relax

Beach facilities at Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort include umbrellas, outdoor chaise lounges and towels. Guests can choose from lawn tennis, diving and canoeing available on the premises.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of floors:   6.  Number of rooms:   257.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Adults only
  • Luggage storage
  • Private beach
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Wind surfing
  • Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Canoeing
  • Sailing
  • Aqua fitness
  • Water skiing
  • Motor board
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Volleyball
  • Billiards/ Pool tables
  • Table tennis

Services

  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Medical facilities service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • All inclusive
  • Continental breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Swim-up bar
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Snack bar
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Secretarial service
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Video games

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach access
  • Beach chairs
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach towels
  • Casino
  • Live entertainment
  • Sun terrace
  • Paid cabanas
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Solarium
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Mountain view
  • Ocean view
  • Pool view
  • Beach view
  • Island view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Paid mini-bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Turndown service
  • Chaise lounges
  • Dining table
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Bathrobe
  • Room toiletries
  • Lighted makeup mirror

Self-catering

  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow top mattress
  • Fluffy down duvets

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • International calls
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 4 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child may stay at the price of USD 45 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of USD 95 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort - Philipsburg (Sint Maarten) Philipsburg  location
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Hotel Address:

19 Little Bay Road, Philipsburg, Philipsburg (Sint Maarten), Sint Maarten/Saint Martin

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City Center
  • Philipsburg
    4300 ft
Airports
  • Esperance (SFG)
    5.3 mi
Beaches
  • Little Bay Beach
    3000 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    257

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Rooms and availability

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Grand Double Room
Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds or Double bed or Twin beds
Size: 400 sq. feet
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Room facilities
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    Cabanas
    Size: 400 sq. feet
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      One-Room Suite
      Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds or Double bed or Twin beds
      Size: 485 sq. feet
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        Deluxe Double Room
        Bed type: Double bed
        Size: 400 sq. feet
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          Private Cabanas
          Bed type: 1 King-size bed or 2 Double beds
          Size: 400 sq. feet
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            Private One-Bedroom Suite
            Bed type: King-size bed
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              Private Two-Bedroom Suite
              Bed type: King-size bed
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                How to reach hotel

                hotel Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort - Philipsburg (Sint Maarten) Philipsburg  location
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                Hotel Address:

                19 Little Bay Road, Philipsburg, Philipsburg (Sint Maarten), Sint Maarten/Saint Martin

                Get directions
                City Center
                • Philipsburg
                  4300 ft
                Airports
                • Esperance (SFG)
                  5.3 mi
                Beaches
                • Little Bay Beach
                  3000 ft
                Hotel information
                • Check-in:
                  from  3 pm
                • Check-out:
                  until  11 am
                • Year renovated:
                  2012
                • Number of floors:
                  6
                • Number of rooms:
                  257

                Hotel Awards

                Saint MartinerHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedPhilipsburg (Sint Maarten)Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort

                According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                Best Spa Hotels in Sint Maarten/Saint Martin

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                What's nearby

                Popular areas

                • City Center - 4000 ft

                Local attractions

                • St. Maarten Zoo - 1.1 mi
                  PO Box 531, Philipsburg
                • Seaside Nature Park - 1.6 mi
                  Cay bay road 64
                • Dawn Beach - 3.1 mi
                  Dutch side of the Island, Philipsburg
                • Philipsburg Courthouse - 1.6 mi
                  Front Street, Philipsburg
                • Kim Sha Beach - 2.5 mi

                Near the hotel

                • Yoda Guy Movie Exhibit - 2700 ft
                  19a Front Street, Philipsburg
                • Little Bay Beach - 3000 ft
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                Hotel information
                • Check-in:
                  from  3 pm
                • Check-out:
                  until  11 am
                • Year renovated:
                  2012
                • Number of floors:
                  6
                • Number of rooms:
                  257

                Hotel Awards

                Saint MartinerHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedPhilipsburg (Sint Maarten)Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort

                According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                Best Spa Hotels in Sint Maarten/Saint Martin

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                Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort Reviews

                Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort

                Average guest rating

                7.6out of 10
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                Based on 56 reviews

                Rating by category:

                Value
                7.2
                Location
                8.4
                Rooms
                7.3
                Service
                6.2

                Guest reviews

                  How to reach hotel

                  hotel Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort - Philipsburg (Sint Maarten) Philipsburg  location
                  Show big map »

                  Hotel Address:

                  19 Little Bay Road, Philipsburg, Philipsburg (Sint Maarten), Sint Maarten/Saint Martin

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • Philipsburg
                    4300 ft
                  Airports
                  • Esperance (SFG)
                    5.3 mi
                  Beaches
                  • Little Bay Beach
                    3000 ft
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-in:
                    from  3 pm
                  • Check-out:
                    until  11 am
                  • Year renovated:
                    2012
                  • Number of floors:
                    6
                  • Number of rooms:
                    257

                  Hotel Awards

                  Saint MartinerHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedPhilipsburg (Sint Maarten)Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort

                  According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                  Best Spa Hotels in Sint Maarten/Saint Martin

                  Use Badge