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Villas on Great Bay

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brantford
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am still at the Villas, as I am writing this review. We stayed here for a week - July 26 - Aug 2. 5 of us in our group. 2 kids and 3 adults. We stayed in villa #12. This is a very nice place, just minutes away from the heart of Philipsburg. It is a 5 minute walk... More 

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PA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

I just got back from a wonderful week at the Villas. I was with a group of 11 family and friends and so had rented 3 of the Villas. Villa # 2, Villa #4, and Villa # 9. All three Villas were nice, but since I stayed in Villa #4, I want to take a minute and talk about how... More 

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

This Villa and it`s situation can only be described only as"a little piece of paradise" We have been traveling to the Caribbean for the last 30 years and have visited most of the Islands,some many times over. As there are no direct flights from the UK to St Maarten we had to fly to Paris and change planes there but... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

Love it there. All the amenities of home but you're on the beach!! Each villa is different bc they're individually owned and furnished. The complex is gated and locked at all times. They've got security on staff day and night. All villas are equipped with all you need. Best part is you walk out your gate and you choose the... More 

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Aptos
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

This is my ninth trip to St. Martin and I must say that this is the nicest condo that we have ever rented. It is right on Great Bay- the best swimming beach on the island- the water's edge was about 50 feet from our deck. The view was fantastic- almost hypnotic. Made me want to never leave the deck... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016

Yes, my friends, this is our fourth year here at the villas. We are still debating whether to renew for next year. My wife and I heard through the grapevine that there are other Caribbean islands that we may want to explore;). I don't know if that's true...not when you have all this at the Villas. Being a small piece... More 

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Milwaukee
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016

Had a wonderful stay in Villa #12. Didn't need the third bedroom and the two upstairs bedrooms were perfect for the three of us. Nice to have two sinks in the master bedroom and the kitchen was well equipped for any type of cooking you may want to do, even a dishwasher! Jim the Manager greeted us immediately upon arrival... More 

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New York City, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

I have been a long time reader of Trip advisor and plan my holidays based on reviews posted. I realize that there are negative people who are never happy and for some reason derive joy from trying to tarnish someone’s hard efforts to try and make their stay as enjoyable as possible. As a result I will I ignore these... More 

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Kitchener, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2016

We just returned from a terrific week in St Martin. We stayed at The Villas unit # 5 and had no complaints. The air-conditioning was working fine throughout the place. The kitchen is very well equipped for everything we needed. The blender and Martini shaker got a very good workout. Only criticism could be that the unit is a little... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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63 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 165 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2016

We stayed at the Villas last year (2015) and had a great unit. Based on that, we booked again - I guess I should have looked at the other unit first. Once we arrived we ran into a number of issues. Most importantly, the air conditioning in the master bedroom did not work. We contacted the onsite manager, Jim -... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Villas on Great Bay are located on Great Bay Beach in a quiet residential neighborhood of Philipsburg, the Dutch capital of St. Maarten, and about 20 minutes’ drive from the island airport. Within easy walking distance you’ll find restaurants, world class duty-free shopping, casinos and nightlife, and the lively boardwalk.We are a small, gated property with a security guard on duty throughout the night, and an on-site property manager to ensure your vacation is hassle-free. Each of our villas is privately owned, but each has the same basic layout – two bedrooms upstairs (some with ensuite bathrooms) and 1½ to 2½ bathrooms, a fully equipped kitchen, private lanai, and each comes supplied with linens, including beach towels. Our nine beachfront villas have spectacular views of the Caribbean Sea, while the remaining two overlook our tropical gardens.We know how to make your visit to our beautiful island everything you’ve hoped for and expected. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villas on Great Bay

Address: Front Street 211, Philipsburg, St. Maarten-St. Martin
Location: Caribbean > St. Maarten-St. Martin > Sint Maarten > Philipsburg
Price Range: $250 - $300 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Villas On Great Bay Hotel Philipsburg
Villas On Great Bay St. Maarten-St. Martin/Philipsburg
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