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Guana Bay Beach Villas

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3.0 of 5 Villa   |   Guy Estates, Philipsburg, St Maarten-St Martin
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Guana Bay Beach Villas
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Vancouver
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

no stove, no washer/dryer. Only 2 burners on the stove worked. When it rained we had to put a towel by the door so much water was coming in. Lots of ants in room. 2 bedroom, only kids would fit in beds upstairs. Definitely need a rental car. Beach not for sunning or swimming. Onsite management hard to reach. Not... More

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Palm Harbor, Florida
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4 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Here is what you need to know. Some of the Villas are privately owned and occupied. Some are privately owned and rented out. Some are part of the RCI exchange network. My family and I stayed through RCI. We found our unit to be quite nice. The location is out of the way --- residential. You definitely need a rental... More

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Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
2 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

Dear Carol, Myself and family would like to thank you for a pleasant stay at your villa. Everything was up to date when we got there. Max did a great job with all the accomodations. Thanks again for everything! Sincerely, Jennifer & Mark

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Danbury, Connecticut
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013

i shared a villa at Guana Bay and had the most amazing time. The villa was beautiful, clean, and well maintined. The complex was good - love the pool and the views. This location is not in the main steam of the island's high life, but well within distance to all the hotspots and beaches. I would definitely recommend Villa... More

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Guelph, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2013

I will start by saying the owner had this review removed the first time I wrote it claiming we did not stay there so our review was not allowed. Let me correct that, We DID spend 1 night there! We had no other option upon arriving at 4pm February 14. I have photos detailing the claims in the review below.... More

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New York City, New York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2012

Guana Bay Beach Villas was a HUGE reason why we enjoyed our St. Maarten vacation. Almost everytime I was in the pool, I was the only person in it. The setting is so tranquil. It's peaceful, not crowded at all and right on the ocean. Please note that on clear days, you have an AMAZING view of St. Baarths. Also,... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
2 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2012

This is our second trip to St. Maarten and first time renting at Guana Bay. I was very apprehensive at first after booking our villa and reading reviews. We were traveling with our kids, 2.5 years and 9 months. PROS - Very quiet, easy access to two beautiful beaches, amazing cross breeze, huge deck, clean pool, loved the second bedroom... More

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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2012

Upon reading preceding reviews I was very apprehensive. However, the villa was a pleasant surprise. Guana Bay beach Villas are located in a very quiet residential area of Sint Maarten and are accessible only by car. Accommodations are spacious and well appointed. Decor is a bit dated but villa was very clean. Full size kitchen and large sun deck were... More

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Toronto, Canada
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2011

We've travelled to many Caribbean islands over the last 30 years but none we like better than St. Martin. Dominica is adventurous but rustic, Puerto Plata is organized but loud, St Lucia is laid back and picturesque while Costa Rica is both lush and exciting...but we keep coming back to St. Martin. With 37 beautiful palm tree fringed beaches, too... More

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Ottawa, Canada
1 review
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2011

I just want to say that my fiance and my parents travelled here last month and I too was hesitant to go with all the negative comments online that are posted. However, I must say that I was very impressed with the place. I was expecting a dump. It was very clean and spacious and I loved it. It has... More

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Additional Information about Guana Bay Beach Villas

Address: Guy Estates, Philipsburg, St Maarten-St Martin
Location: Caribbean > St Maarten-St Martin > Sint Maarten > Philipsburg
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — Guana Bay Beach Villas 3*
Number of rooms: 16
Also Known As:
Guana Bay Beach Villas Hotel Philipsburg
Guana Bay Beach Villas St Maarten-St Martin/Philipsburg

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