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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Self-Serve Laundry
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Very quiet and peaceful villa which is exactly what we were looking for on this vacation to St Maarten. Charming room (Hibiscus) with lovely view from bedroom, living and balcony. Carlos was a perfect host, available when needed to assist with one of our excursions when I
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Response from JackieCarlos R, Manager at Vista Al Puerto
Responded 6 days ago
Thank you for your review, it was a pleasure having you both stay with us and look forward to your return!!
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Nice quiet place to relax. You can be down the mountain and in the thick of things in less than 5 minutes! Carlos can suggest local things to do while in St Maarten and he can make arrangements for you as well! Nice walk in pool!
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This place has all the charms for a great vacation. It’s situated on a hillside with spectacular views and close enough to all amenities. Our Flamboyant room was clean, cozy and well maintained. Every morning the gardener upkeeps the pool and yard. We especially like the nights
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My husband and I were just in this beautiful location a week ago and I must say, it was absolutely wonderful! The space was quaint, comfortable and perfect for our needs. The spectacular view of the ocean is unforgettable. Great food on the island and kind people. Carlos and
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Response from JackieCarlos R, Manager at Vista Al Puerto
Responded Dec 10, 2018
Thank you Lisa and Kris, It was a pleasure meet and get to know you both, too quick of a week. We are happy that you did enjoy the island and Vista Al Puerto. See you again soon, hopefully for 2-3 weeks. Happy Holidays and all the best!
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Carlos and Jackie are wonderful hosts. This is a lovely quiet and quaint place to use for a homebase for a great vacation. The last day we even got to see the neighborhood monkeys! That was cool! My favorite memory is looking out over the ocean from the infinity pool -
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Response from JackieCarlos R, Manager at Vista Al Puerto
Responded Dec 7, 2018
Thank you, it was a pleasure to meet you both. All the best and see you sooner than later!!
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Yes, I had a rental car( Empress rent a car Brenda 721/545-3434). Let them know you are staying there.They had off street parking (included). There is about 12 to 16 steps down to pool. Depending on where your room is about about 10 to 15. Carlos & Jackie (caretakers) where very helpful.
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Hi. How close are we to the beach and to dive sites?
Hi, the closest beach is Great Bay Beach which is in Philipsburg. Walking (if you are a walker) 20-30 minutes, by car:5 minutes (parking at Bobby's marina and a very short walk to the boardwalk 3-5 minutes
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Not far. Have a navigator go with you as there are not a lot of street signs. Allow 15-20 mins. Depends on whether you are going during cruise ship boarding or off-loading as well as commute time to or from work and day of week.
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Hi Kelli, We are well and safe, Vista Al Puerto did sustain damages but we have been cleaning a repairing as much as we can. We hope to have the contractor start on needed larger repairs soon. We are hoping to have the resort up and ready as soon as possible. Sint Maarten as a whole has really been aggressive in cleaning, restoring electricity and water. We are all thankful and happy to be living day to day with a bit of normalcy... Thank you for reaching out and we apologize for not writing back sooner but we just got internet in certain areas with sporadic service...Take care and hope to see you soon!
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Yes, some places are closed for Christmas but you will have lots of other choices...
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"All rooms have an amazing ocean view! Can't beat that!"
"All the rooms seem to have great views."
"All have a view"
"All rooms have A/C, and some views are better than others, but Flamboyant has the best wifi."
"All rooms have a nice view. The Fig is on the corner."
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CaribbeanSt Martin / St MaartenSint MaartenPhilipsburg
NUMBER OF ROOMS
7
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