The bar they had setup in April at the pool burnt down due to faulty electricity. Workers are staying in some of the rooms but it will be maybe another 2 years before insurance money is available for rebuilding. Will be completely renovated and up graded.
Sad to hear having stayed there 7-8 times over the years. Was hoping it would work out, but appears it is closed for good as a resort. Guess will have to find other places to stay on Orient Beach. Sad about Alamanda.
I went to the Alamanda with my husband for lunch during our stay in Saint Martin. The pool and pool bar are open for public. They have good salads and snacks served in open air tables. The Alamanda used to be one nice small resort at Orient Bay. At the moment the hotel is…
Stopped by to assess the progress of reconstruction post Irma. They have a large covered bar open at the end of the pool. The pool is open with chairs to lounge in. The hotel kitchen is open for light food service. Doesnt look like much work on the hotel is active. Mostly…
Stayed at a studio in Orient Bay, While the resort at Alamanda was badly damaged in Hurricane Irma and not open at the moment, the bar pool and kitchen are. Went there on Super Bowl night, they had a big screen TV set up to watch the game, great food and drink and very helpful…
"Second floor - pool/beach views"
"I was on the second floor that over looked the pool I could see some of the ocean. The beach is 200 feet away."
"Recommend the ocean view rooms with balcony."
"not necessary, either grond floor or first floor, no other choice"
"We like the second floor rooms and the balconies overlooking the pool. But there are some rooms with more privacy on the balconies."