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La Playa Orient Bay

TravelocityUSD 165*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Kemptville, Canada
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Jan. 26 - Feb. 2/17 Hotel was great! We were a bit nervous as we had not experienced a non-all inclusive Caribbean resort; but we had absolutely nothing to fear. Our room had a small bar sink, bar fridge, 2 burner counter top stove, utensils...We were a 45 second walk from the reception to an outside plaza/market that had a...

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DirecteurLaPlaya, Responsable relations clients at La Playa Orient Bay, responded to this review

Good afternoon, We would like to thank you for the time spent completing our questionnaire following your stay with us. We gratefully acknowledge your comments and suggestions, as they allow us to improve our service and better satisfy our guests. Your comments are precious to us and will help us do our utmost to fully satisfy your needs.We are looking...

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 3 February 2017

We stayed at La Playa for 12 days in Dec/Jan. I selected this resort due to its location in Orient Bay. I wanted to be on the beach and be walking distance to other restaurants at night - nice restaurants, not just pizza/burger/snack places. I was a little concerned about whether the reviews for La Playa were still accurate given...

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DirecteurLaPlaya, Responsable relations clients at La Playa Orient Bay, responded to this review

Good afternoon, We appreciate very much your comments regarding your stay with us. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback and I will share your comments with our team. I am sure that this feedback will serve as an encouragement to all of our staff as we strive to continuously improve the quality of our services. Thank you...

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 31 January 2017

We stayed in a completely renovated room - the building furthest from the beach, so not our favorite building, but definitely a preferred room. We hope the management continues the renovations as the entire property would benefit from the significant upgrading. The grounds, walkways and landscaping all look fabulous. The staff continues to be the best! Kathy, Kelly and Katie...

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DirecteurLaPlaya, Responsable relations clients at La Playa Orient Bay, responded to this review

Good afternoon, We appreciate very much your comments regarding your stay with us. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback and I will share your comments with our team. I am sure that this feedback will serve as an encouragement to all of our staff as we strive to continuously improve the quality of our services. Concerning the...

Reviewed 30 January 2017

Pros: This resort offers the perfect location to experience Orient Bay. Daily breakfast is included with the stay. Skip the pool, as the beach is one of the most beautiful on the island. Cons: Breakfast buffet could have included more options, and better service would make a big difference. Rooms are clean but dated. This is a value resort -...

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DirecteurLaPlaya, Responsable relations clients at La Playa Orient Bay, responded to this review

Good afternoon, thanks so much for your message It's very important for us to receive some positive comments awaiting to welcome you another time Sincerely yours La Playa Orient Bay Katy

Bradford
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Just returned from a 10-day holiday in La Playa, which we had looked forward to for a while, following the cold winter. The rooms still have a 1980s feel in a few respects. Beds are excellent (Supering?). We had Room 117, which never seemed to get the sun, and therefore we suffered from bites from small flies when sitting immediately...

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DirecteurLaPlaya, Responsable relations clients at La Playa Orient Bay, responded to this review

Good afternoon, We would like to thank you for the time spent completing our questionnaire following your stay with us. We hope that you had a safe flight to go home Your comments are precious to us and will help us do our utmost to fully satisfy your needs.We are looking forward to reading your opinions. Thank you and we...

Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

This hotel has a nice restaurant/bar right on the beach and a lot of beach chairs as well. However, none of the rooms are really viewing the beach and although they seem recently refurbished the maintaince and cleanliness level is still a bit poor (holes in the ceiling, ants and cockroaches). Rooms are also very noisy, it is possible to...

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DirecteurLaPlaya, Responsable relations clients at La Playa Orient Bay, responded to this review

good afternoon, By answering our questionnaire, you have taken the time to give us your opinion about your stay with us, and we thank you. We are sorry that the service did not meet your expectations, and we beg you to accept our sincerest apologies. Your evaluations and comments are precious tools that help us continuously improve our services, particularly...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Great welcome, great service and amazing room (123)…The room is large, very functional and well appointed….great bathroom and amazing kitchenette, separated toilets….One of the best room I have ever stayed in with a fabulous value for money...

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DirecteurLaPlaya, Responsable relations clients at La Playa Orient Bay, responded to this review

Good afternoon, Thanks so much for your comments. We are very proud of our new room We hope to finalise the rénovations this year We hoping to welcome you very soon best regards Katy

Chicagoland
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We recently staped at La Playa in one of the top floor villas. Simple and clean, very roomy. The bed was very comfortable and we had a very nice balcony. Not directly on the beach, but a short walk to the LaPlaya beach bar and restaurant and the fabulous stretch of beach known as Orient Bay. Hotel is also a...

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DirecteurLaPlaya, Responsable relations clients at La Playa Orient Bay, responded to this review

Good afternoon, Everything is writing so thanks you again for your comments take care see you soon best regards Katy

Charleston, South Carolina
Reviewed 9 January 2017

This was our second trip to St. Martin. Overall we were very pleased with our decision to stay here. The location is ideal. Our room was suprisingly much better than we expected and very well appointed. Housekeeping was excellent. The beach/restaurant operation is kind of hit and miss but overall not bad. Since you will spend most of your time...

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DirecteurLaPlaya, Responsable relations clients at La Playa Orient Bay, responded to this review

Good afternoon, We would like to thank you for the time spent completing our questionnaire following your stay with us. We gratefully acknowledge your comments and suggestions, as they allow us to improve our service and better satisfy our guests. Your comments are precious to us and will help us do our utmost to fully satisfy your needs.We are looking...

New Jersey
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Just returned from a 7 night stay at La Playa. Having been traveling to SXM for the past 10 years, I have to say I love this small boutique style hotel. Its small, but that's the best part. You get to know the entire staff in a matter of days. Located on the beach ( can be windy at times...

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DirecteurLaPlaya, Responsable relations clients at La Playa Orient Bay, responded to this review

Good afternoon, I woull like to tell you thank you for your message, it's very kind. This hotel is like a family hotel, like a second home for almost of the repeat guest. I hope that everyhting is well for you Awaiting to welcome you another time best regards Katy

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Directly on the beach, the Hoste is a hotel offering 56 spacious Junior Suites and a Creole Hut « la Cabana ». The hotel is made up of small buildings (2 floors) with an outdoor freshwater swimming pool, a private beach area with sun loungers and a Bar Restaurant «La Playa" set in an exceptional location where you can enjoy breakfast by the sea the feet in the sand. On the beach you will find a small shop, a massage service for relaxation and a water sports center. Also available are sun loungers and parasols. ComplimentaryWiFi in all Rooms and the entire Hotel ! ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Playa Orient Bay

Address: 116 Parc de la Baie Orientale | BP 5146, Orient Bay 97071, St. Maarten-St. Martin (Formerly L'Hoste Hotel)
Region: Caribbean > St. Maarten-St. Martin > Saint-Martin > Orient Bay
Price Range: $200 - $323 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — La Playa Orient Bay 3*
Number of rooms: 56
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Until they finish the renovations, I would choose the Premium Suite.”
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“Higher floors have better views I was in 304 I could see snippetts of the beach.”
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