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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I visited this property at the end of August for our 10th-year wedding anniversary. We stayed very close to the end of their yearly close out. The villas/rooms of the hotel are located within a lush tropical garden setting. Gated, secure community. You must walk alot if you are located toward the end of the property which... More 

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london
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15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice,sort of a village feel to the place.Restaurant was very good.Beach was nice, St Martin great place, plenty restaurants, bars, casino... Bit seedy in parts and heard about a fair bit of crime, not that I saw any

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel definitely needs some upgrading. The beach was disappointing as there was quite a sand bank that time of year. Late May. That's Mother Nature not the hotel, we were there before in March and the beach looked 100% different. Beach chairs rickety and not comfortable. beach service pretty poor. Fun to walk toward all the lux oceanfront private... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a one bedroom suite for our honeymoon and had a fantastic time. The staff at this place is top-notch. My wife is a very critical person when it comes to housekeeping, for instance, and when she says "This crew they have doesn't miss a thing" that says something. The venue is totally secluded. When we looked around town... More 

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LaSamanna, General Manager at Belmond La Samanna, responded to this review

Dear JMFdc, Thank you very much for choosing to spend such an important holiday like your honeymoon with us. It makes me very happy to read that your stay with us was a pleasant one - almost perfect. I will share your comments with Nacho whom I am sure will be thrilled to read them. Thank you again for staying... More 

Cascais, Portugal
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here two nights, Sunday to Thursday as a stopover from st barths. It was late August, low season, and the hotel was quite empty. The beach is nice and long with very clear water. However, there is a big step, 2 or 3 meters, in the sand, making it uncomfortable to descend and climb from the water level.... More 

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LaSamanna, General Manager at Belmond La Samanna, responded to this review

Dear Pedro1962, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at Belmond La Samanna. I am very sorry for your experience at check out and for the inconsistency of the staff. Your comments will be shared with the staff to avoid this sentiment in the future. Thank you again for your time. More 

St. Maarten-St. Martin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016

We had lunch at this resort, we took the formula "happy summer" with wine, the food was great, the service excellent, the vue is breathtaking. From the table to our beach chairs, no need to bring your towels, they are already in place waiting for you, the beach service is as excellent as the lunch service, Olivier took good care... More 

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LaSamanna, General Manager at Belmond La Samanna, responded to this review

Dear gisi1210, I am very happy that you were able to enjoy our Happy Summer promotion! I will share your comments with Olivier, he will be happy to read them. I am thrilled to read that you are already planning your next visit, perhaps next time you will opt to stay with us. Thank you for your time. More 

Miami
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24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016

My husband and I arrived at St. Martin for the first time for a mini three-day vacation. We stayed at Belmond La Samana based on their excellent reviews as well as our fabulous experience stay at another Belmond Hotel (Belmond Maroma in Riviera Maya). We had a one-bedroom suite with a private jacuzzi in the upper terrace. The suite was... More 

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LaSamanna, General Manager at Belmond La Samanna, responded to this review

Dear Omar1, Greetings from lovely La Samanna! Thank you very much for your kind comments and lovely review. I am thrilled to read that your experience with us was one of the best vacations you have had. We hope to welcome you back soon to our little slice of paradise. Thank you again for your time. More 

Chatham, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016

We just got back from our vacation in St. Maarten. La Sammana was wonderful. The staff was excellent their concierge was fabulous with brilliant recommendations and always helpful. Our last day we ended having a flat on our rental car- Benny made a call and it was fixed in 20 minutes. The accommodations were unreal we were upgraded to a... More 

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LaSamanna, General Manager at Belmond La Samanna, responded to this review

Dear 999mcbride, Thank you very much for your time and your lovely review of your recent stay with us. I am so glad that you found the staff, service and property all to your liking. I hope we have the honor of welcoming you again next year. Thank you again. More 

Orlando, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016

To those Seeking a Professionals Review “Belmond La Samanna”; There is only one choice in St. Martin and that is to stay at the Jewel of the Caribbean at Belmond’s La Samanna. LOCATION Located on the French side just minutes away from the airport, you will discover the most exclusive, romantic, world-class intimate resort for you, friends, family, bride or... More 

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LaSamanna, General Manager at Belmond La Samanna, responded to this review

Dear Larry S, Wow! Thank you so much for such a wonderful and thorough review of your recent stay with us. I will be sure to share it not only with the staff who have named but with everyone. It was a pleasure reading it and we all look forward to welcoming you and your wife next year. Thank you... More 

Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016

LEAVING! My husband and I recently spent a few days at La Samana to celebrate my birthday. We checked in with Emmanuel who made sure that we had a particular room in the category that we reserved… The room was FABULOUS! It was a one-bedroom suite with a plunge pool. The room had a large bedroom, a spacious living room,... More 

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LaSamanna, General Manager at Belmond La Samanna, responded to this review

Dear NativeNewYorker97, What a pleasure it was to read your review! I will certainly make sure that Emmanuelle and Fanny read your raving review - thank you for taking the time to detail what made them and your stay so special. I hope that we have the honor of welcoming you and your husband back soon. Thank you again. More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Belmond La Samanna nestles amongst lush gardens overlooking 55 acres of spectacular beachfront. A complete resort in itself, Belmond La Samanna offers a spectacular private beach, two poolside terraces, 83 luxurious rooms and suites and 8 recently renovated 4600sq. ft. villas with private pools. Enjoy its sophisticated food offerings and award winning wine cellar, indulge in its European Elysees Spa, or simply enjoy the privacy and relaxation of this sophisticated and sensual French-Caribbean enclave. Gourmet dishes are served in the elegant Trellis, and Baie Longue Bar offers pool-side dining and views of Baie Long Beach. Dine on your private terrace and later enjoy a drink from the wine cellar. Belmond La Samanna is everything you could wish for in a Caribbean hideaway. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Belmond La Samanna

Address: Baie Longue | PO Box 4077, Terres Basses 86200, St. Maarten-St. Martin
Location: Caribbean > St. Maarten-St. Martin > Saint-Martin > Terres Basses
Price Range: $511 - $1,584 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Belmond La Samanna 5*
Number of rooms: 83
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Also Known As:
La Samanna By Orient-Express Hotel St. Maarten/St. Martin
La Samanna Hotel
La Samanna Resort St Martin
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