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

Cribs/ Baby cots

Game console

Overview

Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort is a 6-story hotel in an entertainment area of Philipsburg providing live performances, allergy free rooms and a solarium. The elegant hotel is a good example of Dutch architecture in Philipsburg.

The property is placed next to Dawn Beach, Seaside Nature Park and Yoda Guy Movie Exhibit as well as a zoo, bars and restaurants. The center of Philipsburg is 2 km away from the venue.

St. Maarten Zoo is 1.7 km from the hotel and Maho Beach is about 11.0 km away.

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

Rooms

At Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort, guests are offered rooms with an iron with ironing board, Wi-Fi, a personal safe, a wardrobe and a patio. Guests will admire views across Grand Bay from the rooms. These rooms come with a personalized interior and teak furnishings.

Eat & Drink

Special local specialties are proposed at the premier restaurant. Guests are welcome to the Lobby bar to relax with a drink. A variety of dishes are served in Roasted Rooster and Pasanggrahan Restaurant, which are only 10 minutes’ walk away.

Services

There are car rental services on site.

Relax

On-site leisure facilities include a sun deck, a swimming pool and a casino. Active guests will enjoy aerobics classes, a gym and aquafit as well as lawn tennis, diving and canoeing.

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
  • 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
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • All inclusive
  • Continental breakfast
  • 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

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Game console

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach access
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach towels
  • Casino
  • Live entertainment
  • Sun terrace
  • Theater
  • 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
  • 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
  • Bathrobe
  • Room toiletries
  • Lighted makeup mirror

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow top mattress
  • Fluffy down duvets
  • 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

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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 (Sint Maarten)
    1.3 km
Airports
  • Esperance (SFG)
    8.5 km
Beaches
  • Little Bay Beach
    900 m
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

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Rooms and availability

Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort photos Room
Standard Room
Island view
  • Room size:

    37 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Double beds or 1 King-size bed, 1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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Room Description:

Serenity Room Island View

Beachfront Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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King Room
Island view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Room Description:

Standard|King Bed - Island View

Two-Bedroom King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Room Description:

Suite|2 Bedroom Suite - King Bed

Cabanas
Beach view
  • Room size:

    37 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort photos Exterior Hotel information
One-Bedroom Suite
Pool view
  • Room size:

    45 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

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Room Description:

One Bedroom Suite Miramar Butler (Suite)

Deluxe Double Room
Island view
  • Room size:

    37 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Private One-Bedroom King Suite
Ocean view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Private Two-Bedroom King Suite
Ocean view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Private Cabanas
Beach view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Double beds or 1 King-size bed

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Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center1.2 km

Local attractions

  • St. Maarten Zoo1.7 km
    PO Box 531, Philipsburg
  • Seaside Nature Park2.6 km
    Cay bay road 64
  • Dawn Beach5.0 km
    Dutch side of the Island, Philipsburg
  • Philipsburg Courthouse2.5 km
    Front Street, Philipsburg
  • Kim Sha Beach4.1 km

Near the hotel

  • Yoda Guy Movie Exhibit820 m
    19a Front Street, Philipsburg
  • Little Bay Beach900 m
    PhilipsburgSt Maarten-St Martin
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

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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
Fabulous
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 (Sint Maarten) location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

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

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Philipsburg (Sint Maarten)
      1.3 km
    Airports
    • Esperance (SFG)
      8.5 km
    Beaches
    • Little Bay Beach
      900 m
    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