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Hotel L'Esplanade

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On the Hill of Grand Case | St. Martin, Grand Case 97150, St Maarten-St Martin
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Hotel L'Esplanade
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Grosse Pointe Park, Michigan
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17 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for a get-away long weekend. We were looking for a place with a wonderful view, great weather, access to beaches and restaurants, but not full of crowds. L'Esplanada hit the spot! Unlike its sister hotel, it is a little back from the beach and main restaurant street ("Restaurant Row"), but the views are spectacular from the hillside... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at l'Esplanade from the 26th to the 30th of May. Our room (a deluxe loft) was very spacious with a great view over the bay (see photo). The pool was a short 2 flights of steps and walk down from the room. Because it was low-season, there was no barman at the pool, but the hotel provided wine... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

L'Esplanande, while not on the beach, has open waterfront views from the rooms directly looking out onto the harbor and Anguilla in the distance. The reception area ( outdoor) has fresh brewed espresso, and depending on the time of day, either wine or a fresh fruit drink. Rooms are large and well- equipped with full kitchens. One can order breakfast... More 

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Alexandria, Virginia
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31 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

We stayed at L'Esplanade four years ago and loved it. And, I am happy to say, that it was pretty much the exact same experience we had as the last time we were there. The hotel rooms themselves are well-appointed and maintained. The views from the room are pretty fabulous - and every room has a view, I believe. What... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

I have to agree with the last review. We did not know that they closed the pool bar early - I had heard it is usually open until the end of May. So there was no food there this past week. You can get breakfast brought to the room (extra charge); and there is water, juice, coffee & tea in... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

We just spent 2.5 days here and loved it. The staff were incredibly friendly. The room was excellent with a unique loft and multiple balconies. The location on the hill with a short walk to the beach and restaurants was great. Nice little pool. We rented a car for a day that they helped arrange - car was brought to... More 

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Saline, Michigan
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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Big let down - no Alain and no bar. I booked this hotel following all the fab reviews and the fact that there was a pool with a bar and a fantastic bar man who mixed fab cocktails and also made lunch and snacks. The bar was closed!!! That has affected my review of the hotel. Essentially, as no on... More 

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New York City, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

My husband, 2.5 year old daughter and I stayed here from May 1st through May 6th. After researching every possible hotel on the island, I am so happy that we found L'Esplanade (and grateful Grand Case Beach Club and Le Petit Hotel were sold out). We stayed in a one bedroom suite (#16) which was perfect for us - when... More 

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Riverhead, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

My wife and I stayed at L'Esplande for a week from May 1- 9, 2015. We also stayed here 2 1/2 years ago and found the hotel to be still very well run. The views from the rooms and balconies of Grand Case Harbor are spectacular to say the least. The rooms are spacious and very, very clean. All of... More 

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Broken Arrow, Oklahoma
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

We definitely were in need of a getaway and this was the perfect spot to do so. The hotel is everything the reviews have said. It is beautiful, the views are amazing and the staff cream of the crop. We stayed in April and other than a cloudy day our first day, the weather was great. We stayed in a... More 

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