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Perfect Pelican Escape -- Spectacular Views & Best Sunset Happy Hour

Simpson Bay from MBR Balcony
5 reviews
Simpson Bay from MBR Balcony
Pool Deck
Gated Entry
Onsite Parking
Complete European Kitchen
Living Room / Balcony Overlooks Simpson Bay and Lagoon
Living Room (facing dining area & kitchen)
Kitchen (facing living room)
Master Bedroom
Simpson Bay Lagoon (from Master Bedroom)
Guest Bedroom
Pool Deck
Guest Bath
Pool Deck
Orient Bay Beach
Baie Long
Friar's Bay Beach
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2 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Simpson Bay, Sint Maarten, St. Maarten-St. Martin
Nestled on top of Pelican Key on Sint Maarten is Son Risa Penthouse; where spectacular views of of the Caribbean Sea await you. This tropical oasis is set just far enough from the entertainment neighborhood to allow for quiet relaxation while still with in walking distance of restaurants, bars, casinos and all of the nightlife you could want. And don't forget the exquisite duty free shopping?

Son Risa is a small (10-unit) gated condominium property for maximum privacy and security, less than 10 minutes from Princess Juliana international airport.

Our penthouse level apartment is a 2-bedroom, 2-1/2 bath, with living room, dining room, and kitchen with breakfast bar. The master bedroom and living room balconies provide spectacular views of the Caribbean Sea, both the Dutch side and the French side of SXM, as well as Anguilla.

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About the Owner, Jim R
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 94 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 7 days ago
Listed since : Sep 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 5 reviews and 1 property
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Craig H
Winnipeg, Canada
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed March 13, 2016 for a stay in February 2016

We recently returned from a three-week stay at this Penthouse and we give it an "A Plus" rating. The property is lovely, and exactly as shown in the photos. It is very comfortable and offers all of the amenities for a great stay. From the warm Caribbean breezes that blow through the condo, to the absolutely magnificent views from the...

Management response:

It's always great when our guests make the time to share their experience with others. We hope to see you again soon. Cheers! Jim


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Regina V
Little Silver, New Jersey
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15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed February 7, 2014 for a stay in January 2014
person found this review helpful

I really enjoyed staying at this condo. The location was very convienent and the condo had all of luxuries of home! (Really nice). The view from the balcony was priceless. Sitting on the balcony watching the boats and the beautiful views immediately took any stress away. The owner was an absulute pleasure to work with, I was nervous renting from...

Reston, Virginia
1 review
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Reviewed June 30, 2013 for a stay in April 2013
person found this review helpful

Our vacation here in April could not have been better! The condo is in an excellent location with broad vistas of Simpson Bay and the airport. A constant parade of boats, yachts, and ships cruise by and warm breezes blow constantly. The view is mesmerizing! The owner was extremely helpful - answering my many email inquiries promptly. We loved the...

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Because we are on the top floor, our balcony poses a safety risk for young children. <br><br>Smoking is not permitted indoors, but is permitted on our balcony.
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
Default 4 nights
May 1, 2017 -
Nov 17, 2017
Low Season 2017
4 nights
Nov 18, 2017 -
Nov 25, 2017
Thanksgiving 2017
7 nights -- --
Nov 26, 2017 -
Dec 20, 2017
Winter 2017
4 nights
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
$1500 to $3000 per week dependent upon season
- Special unadvertised package rates are available contact us to find out more.

All rates subject to 5% tax, listed separately on rental agreement as required.
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About the neighborhood
Son Risa is also within a short walk to three local beaches and their warm Caribbean water. You'll also have access to Son Risa's private pool.

So come, join us for a relaxing, peaceful vacation. Enjoy the sun and sand. Explore the culture and history. Revel in the nightlife and excitement!
Getting around
Sint Maarten / Saint Martin is the smallest island shared by two countries on the globe!

To really experience the cultural differences (Dutch / French) and enjoy all that the island has to offer, renting a car is the best way to get out and explore the beaches, restaurants, and shopping.

Don't worry about getting lost -- it's an island!
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: SXM: 3.0 mi
Railway: Miami: 932.1 mi
Ferry: Simpson Bay Lagoon: 1.0 mi
We are a short drive from Princess Juliana airport, with onsite parking in our secure, gated property overlooking Simpson Bay.

So close that on your last day, you can go to the airport, get boarding passes, check luggage, and return to relax at the pool for a couple more hours!
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.3 mi.
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