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Turquoise Shell Inn

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34 Simpson Bay Rd., Simpson Bay 00000 St Martin / St Maarten See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Dry Cleaning
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed May 13, 2017

You are charged more on the weekend but the room does not get cleaned on Sunday. If there is an issue, the office is closed. Checkout time there was no one around. We had to just leave the key in the room. We like the...More

2  Thank asadia2017
Reviewed March 24, 2017 via mobile

We stayed for three days at the beginning of our vacation and three days at the end of our vacation in St Martin. It's clean and comfortable. Close to many good restaurants and entertainment. Free parking right in front of your unit. Well equipped kitchen...More

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Reviewed March 2, 2017

This hotel is off the beaten path, but my husband and I were more than pleased with our 1 night stay. We needed a place to sleep for our last night on St Maarten and booked here. Room was more than we needed but comfortable...More

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Reviewed August 6, 2016

This place is clean and quiet. I went with my daughter and we appreciated having a full kitchen so we could go to the local market and buy fish to cook. The kitchen was well-appointed and had everything we needed. The beds were fine, nothing...More

Thank NessieBo
Reviewed May 8, 2016

Do not let the immediate surroundings or even the external appearance of this hotel frighten you. This is very convenient place, perfectly clean, very pleasant and helpful manager and staff. Close to the airport, to a nice beach, and to several restaurants.

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Response from TShellSxm, Owner at Turquoise Shell InnResponded May 9, 2016

Yes, here in the Caribbean buildings are close together and the neighbors can detract from the property. We try to keep our property clean and tidy. Room cleanliness is most important. Thanks for your review

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A small 10 room Inn located in the heart of Simpson Bay. Easy walking distance to all manner of shopping. Simpson Bay beach just our the back gate. Each unit is a small one bedroom apartment with equipped kitchen ...More and private air cionditioned bedroom Less
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Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
$172 - $181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Turquoise Shell Hotel Simpson Bay
Turquoise Shell Simpson Bay
Turquoise Shell Inn St Martin / St Maarten/Simpson Bay
Caribbean > St Martin / St Maarten > Sint Maarten > Simpson Bay
Traveler (124)
Room & Suite (155)
Pool & Beach (110)
Dining (3)
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"Beware of beds, there are sharp corners. I hurt my leg by bumping into corner of bed first day in hotel."
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"First floor has private patios."
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"Pretty much all the same. If you can, get a ground florr room because you get a tiny patio with chairs which..."
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"Rooms 1-5, on the ground floor, have private porches (a good spot to leave sandy shoes, towels, etc.) and a..."
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