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L'Esperance Hotel

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4 Tiger Road | Cay Hill, Philipsburg, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Southwest MO
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62 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Booked this hotel due to location and price. Very affordable for sxm. Good location to catch island buses. Near excellent grocery stores. Neighborhood is not as scenic as some would like, but my mother and I walked at night without problem. The staff were outstanding. Super friendly and helpful. Room very clean. Free parking a plus, too.

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Turner Valey, Alberta
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190 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

This was our 5th year staying @ L'Esperance. You just can't beat the value. The rooms are very clean & the staff is incredible. They take pride in this little paradise as we have seen them updating rooms and painting. It is located in a quiet area which is a nice change from the hustle and bustle of Sint Maarten.... More 

1 Thank Leahsxm
Willemstad, Curacao
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

I have really not much to say, I loved every single bit of it, If u made your wifi-range a little bigger it would be excellent.The rooms self are spacious,its a bummer that there no near-by Restaurants,there is in either way a grocery store on a 5 minute walk distance,wich helped alot.Keep up the good job.

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21 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 via mobile

We arrived a few hours early to the hotel. After a brief wait, they graciously showed us to our room(201). Our room was a large efficiency with a bedroom. The bedroom had a door leading to an enclosed balcony that had a wonderful breeze. We were pleased with the room and staff. The only downside to this hotel is its... More 

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40 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

My wife and I stayed here on our first night on the island. We arrived from the airport close to 10 p.m. and were looking for an affordable place to stay close to Phillipsburg before heading to the French side of the island for the remainder of our stay. At $90 for a one-night pitstop it was more than adequate.... More 

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Port Alberni
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19 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

We stayed at L'Esperance Hotel for 5 nights Dec 22 to 26, 2014 before moving to a time share resort. A great place to stay. The staff were most friendly and cooperative. The 1 BR unit was clean and well equipped for our stay. As noted in other reviews, the hotel is not on a beach, rather located in a... More 

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Somerset, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

A nice little hotel which is kept very clean. Good value if you just want a place to sleep and maybe enjoy the pool. Nice staff and convenient to all points on the island. We rented the 2 bedroom suite and it was nice and roomy with a kitchenette and balcony. Not the greatest area on the island but for... More 

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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

We spent two days at L'Esperance hotel in advance of boarding a cruise ship in Phillipsburg. The price was very good for St. Maarten and only a 10 minute taxi ride to either the airport or cruise ship dock. Taxi costs varied from $ 10-25 depending on distance and luggage. The room we had on the top floor facing the... More 

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Florida Keys, Florida
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15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

We stayed at the L'esperance Hotel for a week. The nicest group of people in one place. Happy to have spent a week there . We will visit again-- The most beautiful rooms and gardens the swimming pool was spotless .The property is very well kept up and beautiful to see- What a great value Thank you to the great... More 

1 Thank Rick B
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15 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

The room was very spatious and clean. WiFi didn't work so well. Had a full kitchen. The location is a bit odd and not in a tourist area. Felt uncomfortable walking there at night and even during the day. Was a trek to get to anything touristy. Got harassed by a lot of men on my walk I to Philipsburg.... More 

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