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Belmond La Samanna

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Belmond La Samanna nestles amongst lush gardens overlooking 55 acres of spectacular beachfront. A complete resort in itself, Belmond La Samanna offers a spectacular private beach, two poolside terraces, 83 luxurious rooms and suites and 8 recently renovated 4600sq. ft. villas with private pools. Enjoy its sophisticated food offerings and award winning wine cellar, indulge in its European Elysees Spa, or simply enjoy the privacy and relaxation of this sophisticated and sensual French-Caribbean enclave. Gourmet dishes are served in the elegant Trellis, and Baie Longue Bar offers pool-side dining and views of Baie Long Beach. Dine on your private terrace and later enjoy a drink from the wine cellar. Belmond La Samanna is everything you could wish for in a Caribbean hideaway.
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Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Spa
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Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
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Multilingual Staff
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I stayed at la Samanna for a romantic retrait for Christmas and new year. The hotel is absolutely fantastic. Greatly located on the shores of a beautiful beach directly by the sea. The rooms are located in villas by the beach with all comforts and...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 days ago

First: beautiful property, and given what the island went through 1.5 years ago impressively gorgeous. Very nice service, good dinner. Overall good experience. My only challenge was a bit of sticker shock at time of billing. I expected to pay X and it was quite...More

Date of stay: January 2019
1  Thank KCalifornian
Response from Eléonore A, General Manager at Belmond La SamannaResponded 2 days ago

Dear KCalifornian, Thank you very much for your comments and I am very happy to know that you enjoyed the service and food and rate us positively. As for the billing point, after one month of operation, I can say that agree with you and...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Have been spending a magical 5 days at La Samanna and have to go home today. Seriously depressed as I love it here and we have had an incredible vacation. I was nervous to see what the island would be like after suffering through what...More

Date of stay: January 2019
1  Thank wwilli4365
Response from Eléonore A, General Manager at Belmond La SamannaResponded 2 days ago

Dear wwilli4365, Warm greetings from Belmond La Samanna and many thanks for taking the time to share your experience with the Trip Advisor community. You could have not made our day more than this review and we are truly grateful. The team and I are...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This remains an extraordinarily beautiful property and it is wonderful to see that it has been faithfully restored after Irma. The beach remains as it always has been - a little rocky in a few spots but pristine, gorgeous and uncrowded. It is a treat...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank longshot44
Response from Eléonore A, General Manager at Belmond La SamannaResponded 2 days ago

Dear longshot44, Warm greetings from Belmond La Samanna and many thanks for your kind review. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed the interactions with the team and your meals. You are right when you say that some elements still need to be completed...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Let me start with a few things to make this small review stand out for those who are wanting to hear about the devastation and the rebuilding of the island of St. Martin/Saint Maarten. Then let me tell you about the experience at La Samanna....More

Date of stay: January 2019
7  Thank Elizatravels19
Response from Eléonore A, General Manager at Belmond La SamannaResponded 1 week ago

Dear Elizatravels19, Thank you very much for your excellent rating and touching header despite the numerous mishaps you experienced during your stay. Aside from construction debris and room service issues, I am most concerned about the broken step at the beach which I will be...More

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cecismini
13 January 2019|
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Response from Elizatravels19 | Reviewed this property |
No. But breakfast can be on a European Plan. A La Carte dining at the Beach restaurant is best.
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CathyR87
30 December 2018|
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Hello Cathy Belmond La Samanna is roughly 30 minutes drive from Philipsburg. The roads are in good condition and the beach is immaculate. If you are on social media you can visit Belmond La Samanna pages for... More
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"Please Select Rooms Closer to the Lobby"
Elizatravels19
2 weeks ago
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"Plunge pool suites are expensive, but worth the money"
Q2019NZjamesk
6 Aug 2017
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"2-bedroom suite is an apartment with living room, kitchen, *outdoor dining and a deck for yourself*. 10..."
canito_40
29 Jul 2017
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"Cliff rooms offer more privacy and remarkable views. Beach rooms more distant from the lobby offer..."
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11 Jul 2017
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PRICE RANGE
US$550 - US$1,877 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
la samanna by orient-express hotel st. maarten/st. martinla samanna hotella samanna resort st martin
LOCATION
CaribbeanSt Martin / St MaartenSaint-MartinTerres Basses
NUMBER OF ROOMS
83
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