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Alamanda Resort

Baie Orientale (Orient Beach), Orient Bay 97071, St Maarten-St Martin
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Tarrytown, New York
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5 reviews 5 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After many weeks of reading reviews I made the choice ,ALAMANDA RESORT, my wife and I were very happy , we had room 210 nice ocean view, air conditioner worked great, we almost had the pool too ourselves, beach chairs plentiful , with or without umbrella ,FREE, breakfast very good , some fruit ,some bread ,and 2 croissants Real French,,,... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at The Alamanda for our 13th visit Feb., 2015. We greatly appreciate the staff and the manager - Vincent's - attentive customer service. The housekeeping staff is friendly and accommodating; complimentary continental breakfast is good with unlimited coffee; Wi-Fi available in lobby area; access to the beach is footsteps away; you will find several retail shops in the... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great beach-side location, lots of character, close to restaurants and beach bars! Beds are a bit hard for my liking & internet was spotty but didn't bother my husband or I. Rooms & hotel could use a little TLC which is why I rated it 4 instead of 5 stars but overall worth the money especially if you want some... More 

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USAsalesoffice, Guest Relations Liaison at Alamanda Resort, responded to this review

We are glad you enjoyed your stay! There is something very special about staying at a hotel directly on the beach, especially when it's surrounded by a beach bar and various restaurants and stores. Thank you for your review! More 

Sutton, Massachusetts
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at the Alamanda for one week in April of 2015. This was our second visit to St Martin. We also stayed at the Alamanda on our previous visit about ten years ago. The hotel was exactly what we expected. We were not disappointed in any way. We would happily stay here if we returned to St Martin. The... More 

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USAsalesoffice, Guest Relations Liaison at Alamanda Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! As you said, Alamanda is very close to many amenities, and we find that our Guests find everything they need within walking distance. We are glad you appreciate our amazing location and access to the local beach bar. We look forward to hosting you a third time! More 

Gillette, New Jersey
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We just went to St. Martin the week of April 13. Our stay at the Alamanda was perfect! We did not want to rent a car so it was a great location. The restaurant courtyard within the Parc d'Orient is behind the Alamanda. All we had to do was walk a short path & we had 8 restaurants to choose... More 

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USAsalesoffice, Guest Relations Liaison at Alamanda Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! "Heaven" indeed. Most of our Guests do not rent a car while they visit with us, as pretty much everything they need is within walking distance. We're glad you enjoyed your experience! More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

My wife and I stayed here for 5 days in April. Our room was spacious and clean, and the resort was right across the road from Orient Bay Beach. Pros: - Nice rooms - Air Conditioning - Free Wifi (within reach of the office) - Balcony - 1 minute from the beach - Free Beach Chairs at Kakoa for guests... More 

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USAsalesoffice, Guest Relations Liaison at Alamanda Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! In regards to the mattresses, we find that many people enjoy the firmness of the beds. Some prefer softer, and we can supply bed covers from Housekeeping upon request if that is not your preference. We look forward to the opportunity to host you again! More 

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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

My family of five stayed at Alamanda for a week and we loved it! You cannot get a better location: steps away from beach, restaurants, grocery store, bakery...everything you need is here. The complimentary continental breakfast is amazing: fresh fruit, juice, fresh croissants, bread with butter and jam, everything served by a very nice lady. We also used the pool... More 

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USAsalesoffice, Guest Relations Liaison at Alamanda Resort, responded to this review

Thank you! We also believe there is not a better place to enjoy the French Side of the island. We are glad you enjoyed your accommodations and location. More 

New Haven, Connecticut
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Husband and I had been staying at the Alamanda since 2004 with our final year back in 2013 since conditions continued to degrade since Manager Vincent's departure. Aside from the hard beds that were, for us, barely tolerable, the furniture was worn, curtains were torn, towels were thin and non-absorbent and kitchen area was sparsely supplied. Our last visit in... More 

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Toledo, OH, USA
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45 reviews 45 reviews
18 hotel reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

My wife and youngest daughter stayed here for Spring Break in 2014. We are booked to go back in July of 2015. This place is a gem and is exactly what we were looking for. Here is why: 1. It is basically right on Orient Beach, which is where we wanted to be. We strolled down to the far side... More 

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USAsalesoffice, Guest Relations Liaison at Alamanda Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We are glad you enjoyed our Resort and all the amenities we have to offer. We hope to see you again next time! More 

Amherst, Ohio
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134 reviews 134 reviews
14 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Don't stay here if your priority is sleep. As others have stated on Tripadvisor it's noisy and the beds were tough on my back. There are clubs close by with pounding music til late at night. Even with a/c and TV on and doors closed it kept us up. Breakfast is same daily and expensive if you want extras like... More 

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USAsalesoffice, Guest Relations Liaison at Alamanda Resort, responded to this review

Greetings! We do not often get noise complaints, as the businesses around are restaurants, sometimes there are DJ's for events. We would have been happy to try to move your room if you were truly unhappy. Our goal is to make our Guests feel welcome and comfortable. The landscaping around is still recovering from hurricane season, we try to let... More 

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