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Great Bay Beach Resort, Casino & Spa

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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good40%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“sonesta maho”(132 reviews)
“swim up bar”(214 reviews)
“great bay”(681 reviews)
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Been to a lot of Caribbean Islands,but this is the best,got to the hotel was busy, got check in in about 1/2 hour,when sitting there I was talking to bell man name Giovani, we called him G.this guy was the man,took care of me all...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

LOVED this place, not going to put much in this review as we were there in 2017 and it is now closed due to hurricane damage. Hope you can rebuild and we can return soon. We loved being able to walk into town (it's about...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I have nothing but great things to say about the Island , The people are fantastic and friendly , I felt safe there , Was so sad to see the damage caused by the hurricane in 2017 , Hopefully I will get to return ,...More

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Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Very inviting and intimate lobby area, friendly staff. Rooms in need of some major updates. A/c went out, but to their credit we were given vouchers for a return trip. Food was magnificent. Guest activities amazing.

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Reviewed 22 October 2017

Had a wonderful time at this hotel. laying on the white sandy beach taking in the gorgeous water and dozing into a refreshing nap. Amazing. Food was great, room was great , staff was amazing , always greeting you with a warm inviting smile ....More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
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$397 - US$698 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Romantic Hotel in Philipsburg
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Philipsburg
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$397 - US$698 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Romantic Hotel in Philipsburg
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Philipsburg
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (3123)
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Dining (253)
Amenities (106)
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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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Jonathan K
13 September 2017|
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Response from Brenda B | Reviewed this property |
Hey there I just saw your question. The news is that SunVacations bought the Great Bay Resort. I’m not sure about the Maho resorts if they were bought also. But here is a youtube. ://youtu.be/CYOnDdqFYRs
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"We asked for a room on the lower floor so we had our own Bali bed for our entire stay, loved having the beach..."
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