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Charleston, South Carolina
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second trip to St. Martin. Overall we were very pleased with our decision to stay here. The location is ideal. Our room was suprisingly much better than we expected and very well appointed. Housekeeping was excellent. The beach/restaurant operation is kind of hit and miss but overall not bad. Since you will spend most of your time...

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New Jersey
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just returned from a 7 night stay at La Playa. Having been traveling to SXM for the past 10 years, I have to say I love this small boutique style hotel. Its small, but that's the best part. You get to know the entire staff in a matter of days. Located on the beach ( can be windy at times...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came here for a beach day a week ago and had an amazing day. The staff is very friendly and helpful and makes your experience fun. We had beers and lunch here and then rented a chair. The lunch was amazing. High quality food with some special touches. I would highly recommend.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are all about partying till the sun comes up, then head over to the Dutch side. But if you are looking to relax, enjoy the sun, be served drinks on the beach and lose all of your stress, then head to La Playa Orient Bay. Our room was newly remodeled in a gorgeous minimalist design. Beautiful and functional...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The fish fillet was perfect followed by a terrific fondant. The flank steak with a superb peppar saice was very nice.The service was fast and personal. We had a nice walk on the beach in darkness from Mont Vernon.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel staff went above and beyond on all things. The beach staff was just as good. The weather was perfect although a bit windy and it rained for about an hour each day. Orient bay has definitely earned it's reputation for being one of the best beaches in the world. And if you're feeling adventurous you can check out...

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North Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location on orient bay? Right in the middle and next door to the village square. Our room gad an ocean view and was right on the beach. Many properties in the area are set back from the beach so we loved la playa. The staff were great at making our car rental and recommended places to eat, see etc!...

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Cape Cod, Massachusetts
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are leaving for home today after a week at La Playa. This is our fourth time here and the first under the new La Playa name. It is a restful, peaceful setting. The staff are great. Katy, Kelly and Sandy at the desk are delightful. We hope to come again. The food at La Playa is under new management...

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Calgary
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I got a massage right at my comfy beach chair under the umbrella. Two beaches one regular and one nude. Lots of food kiosks and cheap drinks. $15 for chair and umbrella. Warm water with lush deep white sand.

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Winter Haven, Florida
Reviewed December 10, 2016

My husband and I vacationed on Orient Bay staying at The Playa for one week. We had been there four other times when it was a different name. The location is very comfortable and convenient being near stores and restaurants. The Hotel was much cleaner this time and the grounds were better cared for. It was a pleasure to see...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Directly on the beach, the Hoste is a hotel offering 56 spacious Junior Suites and a Creole Hut « la Cabana ». The hotel is made up of small buildings (2 floors) with an outdoor freshwater swimming pool, a private beach area with sun loungers and a Bar Restaurant «La Playa" set in an exceptional location where you can enjoy breakfast by the sea the feet in the sand. On the beach you will find a small shop, a massage service for relaxation and a water sports center. Also available are sun loungers and parasols. ComplimentaryWiFi in all Rooms and the entire Hotel ! ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Playa Orient Bay

Address: 116 Parc de la Baie Orientale | BP 5146, Orient Bay 97071, St. Maarten-St. Martin (Formerly L'Hoste Hotel)
Location: Caribbean > St. Maarten-St. Martin > Saint-Martin > Orient Bay
Price Range: $162 - $324 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — La Playa Orient Bay 3*
Number of rooms: 56
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“Go for one of the new renovated rooms”
 of 5 bubbles EasyPhysics, 1 week ago | Read review
“Room 308 is gorgeous. No ocean view, but worth it. King bed plus a single that doubled as a sitting couch.”
 of 5 bubbles O358WYmichaelo, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Nearest the beach is ideal. Steps away”
 of 5 bubbles cindela12016, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“no higher than floor two”
 of 5 bubbles Breezy653, Dec 10, 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a 3rd floor room with view of the ocean”
 of 5 bubbles ZachandReneeL, Nov 30, 2016 | Read review
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