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Cottage Grove, Minnesota
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Just returned from a beautiful stay at the Villas. This was our second time staying at the villas and will stay again. Our first stay 2 years ago was at Villa #4 that had been completely remodeled. For this trip there were 4 adults and we stayed in villa 7 for #4 was not available for our dates. Located right...

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Miami, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago

Staying here is truly wonderful. The Villa 7 is clean, very spacious,nice decoration. Fully equipped with everything you need for a marvelous time. We enjoyed sitting on the Lanai having our morning coffee watching the ships come in, looking at the beautiful beach in front of us. The Villa is air conditioned if you wish or you can be open...

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canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our fourth time in St Martin and our second time staying at The Villas and we cannot wait to return. The small gated complex is perfectly located, just a few minutes walk to Phillipsberg and directly on the beach. We did not rent a car, but opted for local buses which were easy and inexpensive. The Villas are...

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Ottawa, On
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a wonderful week in villa 6. We usually stay at resorts and this was the first time that we rented a villa so was not too sure if this was the way to go. Wow! We stayed in number 6 and it was great in that it had every ammenity imaginable and was extremely clean. The bedrooms had high...

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wilmington, nc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We just returned from a week at the Villas on Great Bay. To start - Wally the manager was extremely helpful the entire week. Helping us order delivery our 1st night there when it was raining, suggesting places to eat, places to visit, and arranging our trip with Eagle Tours. Villa #9 is very comfortable.While other villas may be more...

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Reviewed November 28, 2016

The villas are absolutely beautiful. The location is excellent on the turquoise waters of Great Bay, just close enough to downtown Philipsburg but far away enough to be quiet and peaceful. The pool is a wonderful addition and provides a great opportunity to be able to swim at nighttime or relax without getting in the sand and being close to...

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Reviewed November 25, 2016

We booked this place for a week while we were on the island. The villas were beautiful and right on the beach. A short walk to town on the beach then the boardwalk. Quiet location with a pool. We will always go back to book this holiday spot for my family and I.

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Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

Doug and Becky have provided the perfect home for their visitors in Villa #2. It has everything that you would want and require to make your stay relaxing and stress free. There is no need to bring anything except some food items as they have provided everything you will need. We brought some frozen meats (turkey, roast, ground beef, back...

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brantford
Reviewed August 1, 2016

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...

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PA
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...

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Amenities

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  • 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
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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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“Villa 2, 4 and 9 have two bathrooms upstairs. Villa 9 lacks a dishwasher.”
 of 5 bubbles SharonV1, Jun 30, 2016 | Read review
“We loved villa 1. No foot traffic, private.”
 of 5 bubbles lorijeannj, Feb 15, 2016 | Read review
“all the Villas are gorgeous - each with a different flare !”
 of 5 bubbles suem199, Jan 27, 2016 | Read review
“#2 has king beds with safe in master and #4 has one queen and one king with safe in both bedrooms”
 of 5 bubbles snarlene54166, Jan 26, 2016 | Read review
“Ask for villas that have been renovated and face the ocean.”
 of 5 bubbles F5521PSdonnad, Jan 24, 2016 | Read review
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