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Bronx, New York, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2016

Let me start by saying that I stayed with a friend in her timeshare unit so not actually "paying" for the unit it was great. That being said...the #1 attraction is that the hotel is on the beach. Literally walk outside and a few hundred feet you're there. The rooms were clean & fairly updated but while we were there... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

I had a great vacation in sea palace i liked the place , the beaches , the vieuw , the people are very friendly and great service , in the frontstreet where you can just step out and can shop till your drop , and also can go thru the boardwalk and can have all types of restaurants and watersports... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

After reading the mixed reviews online, we knew it might be a crapshoot, but had limited choices through timeshare exchange. We were booked in room 304. Horrible smell from Chinese restaurant below (inside the hotel lobby - which was the only restaurant there!!!), loud, humid conditions, sewage smell in the bathrooms, and the beds were like boards that squeaked like... More 

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DefenderResorts, Manager at Sea Palace Hotel, responded to this review

We are sorry you did not enjoy your stay at Sea Palace and chose to go elsewhere. We do appreciate the feedback though as we have undergone extensive renovations and want to make sure we correct everything that our valued guests bring to our attention. In just one month (September 2016) we will begin replacing every single piece of furniture,... More 

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Lady Lake, Florida
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

We were extremely happy with our stay at the Sea Palace. While there was construction noise, it was confined to the day and was not a problem. The front desk staff were very helpful and the hotel location was ideal. We were with the Armed Forces Vacation Club and the accommodations were not only very large and well appointed but... More 

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Port Orange, Florida
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

The renovations to the hotel are almost complete. They are trying to make the place better but it really is impossible with the location. The two gentlemen working the beach, Deven and Micheal, are really nice and very accommodating. The hotel itself is just pieced together. It is surrounded by a residential area and abandoned homes. We were told to... More 

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

I have owned a week in the 701 penthouse since 2010. It has the best view of Great Bay in Philipsburg. The renovations are just about complete and the whole building looks fantastic. The location is at the far end of the boardwalk so everyday is a nice walk to shops and restaurants. I can't wait to go back next... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

I've been an owner of 1 week at the Sea Palace for over 15 years. The easy access to the beach, boardwalk, shops and restaurants keeps me coming back. Recent updates to the rooms are fantastic. My biggest wish: for a swimming pool.

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Thank Janet M
DefenderResorts, Manager at Sea Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Janet, thank you so much for taking the time to review Sea Palace! We are very grateful for long term owners such as yourself that have made 15 years of memories in Sint Maarten! It's great to hear that you love all the new updates - we do too! As for the swimming pool, we like to think the crystal... More 

nova scotia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

I love the Sea Palace, the rooms are a good size and have everything you need recently everything has been refurbished. Location is perfect for beach lovers, shoppers and those of us who prefer R&R. My husband and I travel a fair bit and I have to say the Sea Palace is one of our favorite places. Great service and... More 

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DefenderResorts, Manager at Sea Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review Sea Palace! We are delighted to read your positive comments and will share them with all the staff! More 

Baldwin, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

We have been staying in SXM since 1989. We have stayed at other places but love the beach at the Sea Palace and all the action going on at the boardwalk. There are many restaurants to choose from but you can't beat the lobster nights at the Greenhouse.The staff is most pleasant at Sea Palace and if you have any... More 

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DefenderResorts, Manager at Sea Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review, we always appreciate seeing feedback from our owners and guests! It's great to hear how much you enjoy the location - we think it's one of our best qualities! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I recently spent a wonderful week in unit 701. This unit which had only recently been redone was really quite nice and being a penthouse had spectacular views of the harbor, the beach,and town. Overlooking the beach and very convenient to plenty of restaurants makes it a great place to stay in St.Maarten. You'll find the staff... More 

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DefenderResorts, Manager at Sea Palace Hotel, responded to this review

We appreciate your review! The view from unit 701 truly is amazing. Thank you for your kind words about our resort and staff. We will be sure to share it with all the staff! More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Sea Palace Hotel

Address: Front St 147, Philipsburg, St. Maarten-St. Martin
Location: Caribbean > St. Maarten-St. Martin > Sint Maarten > Philipsburg
Price Range: $125 - $183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Sea Palace Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 51
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Sea Palace Philipsburg
Hotel Sea Palace
Sea Palace Hotel St. Maarten-St. Martin/Philipsburg
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