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The Westin Dawn Beach Resort & Spa, St. Maarten

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144 Oyster Pond Road, Oyster Pond, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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new york city
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2009

Returned from a trip to Westin Dawn Beach yesterday. We stayed 6 nights at the Westin but spent most of the time touring the island's french side and visiting the islands in near proximity - St Barths and Anguilla for the better beaches and restaurants. The hotel was clean albeit sterile. The casino was a bit of an eye sore... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2009

The Westin Dawn Beach is the premier property to stay at on the island. While we were there, Kristin Cavalerri, from the MTV show, The Hills and Laguna Beach, stayed there. Quality was similar to other SPG properties that we have stayed at. Our bathroom could have been cleaner (if I don't smell bleach, it's just not sanitary). Beach and... More 

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Boston
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2009

My boyfriend and I vacationed in St. Maarten from May 26th-31st. We stayed at the Westin Dawn Beach. If you want a nice, relaxing vacation, I would highly recommend St. Maarten. I will try to make this summary as brief as possible. Arrival to St. Martin - Very smooth. Customs clearance was quick and efficient. We rented a car from... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2009

My husband is allergic to all nuts, all seafood and many fruits. It always makes us nervous when traveling but this hotel calmed all of our fears. We were there for a business trip and before each dinner the head chef, John Baker went through the tables with me and pointed everything out that my husband should avoid. He didn't... More 

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Nashville, TN
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2009

I will keep this as brief and to the point as I can, but there is a lot of information. We stayed at the Westin Dawn Beach St. Maarten for 6 days for our Honeymoon. Here are the highlights: Specifically at the Westin: - Hotel: in general, from the outside, not much to look at. Inside, very nice and upscale.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2009

We stayed here for two nights on our return to the US from a vacation in St Barts. Unfortunately, the entire stay was a reminder of what shortcomings this property has from check in to check out. The hotel was empty, and it was clearly struggling, but the staff were uniformly unfriendly and slow. It was not that they were... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2009

My Wife and I just returned from a 5 night stay at this property. We are Starwood Gold Members and obviously stayed here because of the points. Overall this property is very nice if you want a quiet remote getaway with lazy sunny days. If you are looking for action, the French Side of the island is where you want... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 184 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2009

We stayed at the Westin Dawn Beach May 9 – 15. I’ll try and provide some information handy for first time visitors (which we were), and those that have been to St. Maarten several times. After the plane landed we headed for customs and were dismayed by the crowd waiting to be processed, since a couple of planes landed at... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2009

I was in this hotel for 5 nights as a single traveller. I enjoyed the pool and beach. I especially liked the large hot tub located right near the beach. The view of the ocean infront of me was breathtaking! The room was clean and spacious. The glass enclosed shower in the bathroom was huge! My room overlooked the ocean.... More 

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California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2009

My spouse and I spent 8 days at this hotel and I am overall satisfied with it. Location: It is a little hard to get to, but just like most of the hotels on the island, especially if you want to be near a beach. You definitely need to rent a car if you stay at this hotel, even overnight.... More 

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