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Golden Era Hotel

Bay Rd. | Oranjestad, St. Eustatius
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Ranked #4 of 4 Hotels in St. Eustatius
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Arnhem, The Netherlands
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59 reviews 59 reviews
15 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I were very happy when we left this hotel. It is a good place to enjoy the breakfast in the morning with the nice sea view and eventhough I read negative refference about this hotel but we did not have such bad experiences. Our check in were simple and expected, I said that because when we were... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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43 reviews 43 reviews
8 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm pretty sure this hotel isn't nicer because they really don't need to bother much. St. Eustatius is a small area with a few sleeping options so if you don't want to spend too much money and have a good night's sleep then this is your thing. It is not pretty but it has free wifi, a small swimming pool,... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

After reading a couple of recent negative reviews for Golden Era, I almost changed my reservation for my week in Statia. I am very glad I didn't. Golden Era certainly isn't a Renaissance or Marriot, nor is it as nice as the lovely, higher priced hotel next to it, but it is clean, has a great location and views, and... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015 via mobile

This is our 5th year cruising the Caribbean and have to say we have never come across such rude, lousy service, as a matter of fact we actully cancelled our drink and dinner order to go elsewhere because if the attitude of the waitress. It's a shame because it's a great location and a decent menu

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After reading the history of mixed reviews my wife and I thought we would still try the Golden Era and we were satisfied. We requested the cheapest room but were given a (free up grade) waterfront room with a kitchenette and everything in the room worked fine (including the air conditioner & ceiling fan). The bathroom was clean and lacked... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

This is such a mixed bag of good and bad, this is something between a one star and a four star hotel. Take the room, Not a bad room, bed was nice..this room was quiet (103), but the air conditioning did not work...the whole 9 days I was there. They even moved me to a room with a brand new... More 

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I'm rating this a 4 for two reasons: It IS an economy hotel, perhaps a 3 star equivalent, and as such I am not rating it on plushness, but on comfort and staff. It nearly fully met my expectations. The hotel is older, but quite comfortable. The staff is super friendly, and the rooms are cleaned each day. I came... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014 via mobile

We had a water front room with a great view.The room was comfortable and kept clean.The biggest improvement that they could make is attention to detail.The curtain rod fell off holder regularity .The ceiling fan was inop.But the absolute worse were breakfasts.They would not resupply until asked.They would bring out one item refreshed and then be out of three other... More 

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