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60 Welfare Road, Simpson Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
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Reviewed August 1, 2019

What a great place! 😋 the carousel in the back is a treat to see, an indoor play area gives an option for getting kids out of the sun, and letting them burn off some energy. So many flavors, we had to go every day...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank mpotok
Reviewed July 1, 2019

Visited the location near Simpson Bay. They have about 16-different flavors of gelato and another 6+ fruit flavors. The gelato was good. Not as good as Italy, but good nonetheless.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank La_Kaybee
Reviewed June 4, 2019 via mobile

After a 2 week cruise on Seabourn Odyssey round trip St Maarten, had some hours before our flight home to Ohio. We chose an island tour ending at the airport. Our last stop was the Gelateria and a ride on the beautiful carousel. A fun...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank D4707MOsusanm
Reviewed May 30, 2019 via mobile

The venue itself is very classy and the ice cream flavors are plentiful and of good quality. The decor along with the carousel is tasteful, but the advertising of souvenir store quality merchandise is randomly strewn about. I've been coming to Carousel for several years,...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank bbeluga168
Reviewed May 30, 2019 via mobile

Drop in for a visit during my vacation on the island. They offer a huge variety of gelato's, location is air conditioned with enough tables and chairs to sit and enjoy. A place to bring a smile to your face, however a bit on the...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 25, 2019 via mobile

Enjoyed a visit to the gelateria with its carousel and nostalgic photographs. There a small tables and chairs and a restroom.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Mmarymomm
Reviewed April 18, 2019

We treat ourselves to gelato every night while on vacation and this place did not disappoint. The ceiling is beautiful, the ice cream tasty and the staff pleasant. I would recommend a visit to this cool shop.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Sophia W
Reviewed April 16, 2019 via mobile

It’s a nice place but don’t dare asking for a third taste or you will be treated like a criminal! Terrible service. There is no sign anywhere stating 2 tastes only so when I asked if I could try another (third) flavor, I was told...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Justyna101
Reviewed February 18, 2019

A variety of flavors of gelato and souvenirs. If you are in the area I would recommend stopping in for a nice cone or cup. Also maybe ride the Carousel before leaving.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Dip26ad
Reviewed January 31, 2019

We stopped here as part of our cruise tour. We each had a cone and then rode the carousel while eating the cone and the operator took our photo. The photo looks much better now that we got back to Minnesota with the -30F weather....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Response from Paul F | Reviewed this property |
No longer living on the island.....but in contact with many there. Can be safely assumed the building was badly damaged. But will probably be up and running again by the time busy season rolls around in mid-late November... More
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