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Hotel L'Esplanade

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cape cod
Reviewed 22 March 2009

Once again our stay at Hotel L'Esplande in beautiful Grand Case, St. Martin exceeded our expectations. Not only is the hotel uniquely situated on a hillside with magnificent views, we found the updated room decor to be especially comfortable and elegantly done. Kristin And Marc Petrelluzzi (the owners) have a flair for the unique and extraordinary and this trip we...

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san francisco
Reviewed 14 March 2009

this was our third visit to L'Esplanade. Its still the best. I agree with all the positive reviews and add that the warmth of the staff and owners is incredible. It feels like coming home. I suppose thats why the hotel attracts such pleasant clientele....we always meet great people while relaxing at the pool, or having lunch or a drink...

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4Thank plectical
NYC
Reviewed 9 March 2009

My husband and I have stayed there in the past and really enjoyed it, although it is a walk to a beach that is not so great, and the walk to Grand Case at night to eat is dark and thus dangerous. We liked it anyway though, as we thought the rooms and service were very nice. Extremely disappointing in...

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11Thank enuktnyc
Chicago
Reviewed 5 March 2009

My wife and I stayed at L'Esplanade for our honeymoon, and it was absolutely the best decision we could have made. When we arrived, the hotel had a nice bottle of champagne on ice for us, and we were able to take advantage of the dinner at the pool bar on night one after our long trip. They actually told...

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4Thank bigbruce97
new york
Reviewed 1 March 2009

L'Esplanade is not on the beach, but unless you're willing to die for that, this is the hotel of your dreams. The location is terrific--a five minute walk to the beaches of Grand Case and into the village with its restaurants and shops. the rooms are spotless, the owners --Kristin and Mark--ever present, and the service just outstanding. At the...

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5Thank pciny
Leverett, Massachusetts
Reviewed 26 February 2009

L'Esplanade is an absolute DELIGHT! It is so often a struggle to find sophisticated lodging in an environment normally packed with cruise ship tourists… the French side of St. Martin’s is quieter, classier, more natural, and hosts small luxury hotels like L’Esplanade. The town of Grande Case is intimate and chock full of world-class restaurants in addition to the beachside...

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7Thank RQP
Buffalo
Reviewed 10 February 2009

My husband and I were extremely disappointed with St. Martin and the Hotel L'Esplanade. We thought that since it was a short walk to the beach and dining that it would be a great way to spend a vacation. The beach at the base of the hotel is just OK and you are at risk walking the path to Grand...

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5Thank shamrockgreen
Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 4 February 2009

Hotel L'Esplanade is the perfect choice for St. Martin. I've traveled quite a bit and I was perplexed by the hotel choices in St. Martin. There seemed to be no hotels with consistently positive reviews, except La Samanna (which is the best without question, but quite expensive) and Hotel L'Esplanade. We were very happy with the choice. The hotel rooms...

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8Thank PaigeCK
Annapolis,Maryland
Reviewed 18 January 2009

My husband and I stayed at Hotel L'Esplanade last Jan for a 4 day get away and it was wonderful. We booked a rental car through the hotel they use Justice rental cars but they pick you at the airport and take you back so you don't have to worry about finding the rental car etc it is at the...

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3Thank DawnMD
New York
Reviewed 31 December 2008

great luxury hotel at a bargain price. For the seasoned Island tourist, St Martin dissappoints-very depressed. Not a decent beach close to the resort. Great restauarants & bars in season within walking distance. so many better island options. Won't be back (hotel is plenty nice don't get me wrong) If you're on a budget, way nicer vactions to be had...

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  • Spa
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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: £196 - £397 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Hotel L'Esplanade 4.5*
Number of rooms: 24
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