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Harrisburg
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4 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Absolutely the worse check in experience of my life. It took one hour from arrival until keys to the room were given. And yes the room was available. The room was just so so. Clean but hardly worthy of a Diamond Resort. The sliding door to the balcony weighed a ton and the view from the balcony was of a... More 

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Balcombe, United Kingdom
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107 reviews
41 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Flamingo beach resort is a large hotel /timeshare property with good beach access, free in-room wi-fi for multiple devices and an on-site bar and restaurant. We stayed in a Studio apartment and we were surprised at how large, modern and well equipped the accommodation was. If we come back to Saint martin / Sint Maarten - which is a good... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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36 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My room was only so so. It had a sliding glass door that weighed a ton and was almost impossible to lock. WiFi was very inconsistent. Sometimes it would work, sometimes not. Forget about trying to stream Netflix though. Lucky if you can even connect. Maid comes once every three days. Overall just three stars. Staff was nice though.

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Diamond R, Manager at Flamingo Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for posting your review of the Flamingo Beach Resort. We apologize for the issues you experienced and for any inconvenience they may have caused. We are thrilled you were able to take advantage of our great location and enjoy our accommodations with beach view. We truly look forward to exceeding your expectations again in the future! More 

St. John's, Canada
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6 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very friendly and helpful staff (hard workers) stores, restaurants all in walking distance from the resort. Toppers Restaurant on the beach of the Resort was great staff and food. Please try the Conch Fritters yummy.

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Thank msmajoyce
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9 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So far we have enjoyed our time at the resort. We like the location and the beach here. The pool just reopened today so it was nice being able to sit by the pool but also be able to run into the sea for a swim. The island is having power outages but the resort had plenty of backup power... More 

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Thank Jonathan W
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The rooms here a little awkward, A side and B side it seems. B side is definitely much bigger, A side is smaller than your usual studio. The internet and cable were out much of the time, not sure if this was an island issue but when driving around seemed like It was just the hotel. The pool was being... More 

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Thank Tanya D
The Netherlands
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for 10 days. We had a really nice, big room. And our kitchen was brand new. Lovely beach and pool just outside the balcony. Really liked the hotel! Only problem was finding a parking spot.

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Thank Therese H
Cape Coral, Florida, United States
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77 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a large complex of condos right on the beach. The unit we stayed in was very nice and modern. Fantastic king size bed, full kitchen, living room and a nice porch. The beach is very nice. I would definitely stay there again.

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Thank Norman W
Fairfax, Virginia
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13 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is a reason this island is called the friendly island! Enjoyed our stay once again at the Flamingo Beach Resort. Have been there 3 years in a row. Friendly staff, bright sunny rooms. Shopping, grocery stores, restaurants are within walking distance. The pool, beach and restaurant; Topper's by the Sea are all enjoyable.

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Simpson Bay, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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24 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stay here every year and have witnessed a steady increase in customer service and awareness of customer satisfaction. Very nice! The pool, the pool bar, Topper's by the Sea for food and drinks, the activities staff is always fun and on the ready!

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Beautiful white sand, sparkling blue waters, sunny skies - where else can you find all of this but in Saint Martin/Saint Maarten in the Caribbean? When you stay at Flamingo Beach Resort, you will have all of this, and more. Here you can have the most relaxing vacation of your life, or enjoy some of the many outdoor adventures in the area. If you love water sports, you can go windsurfing, swimming and snorkeling. See the scenery on horseback, or go for a hike along the many trails. You will never be bored while you are staying here, unless of course you simply want to sit back and do nothing, which you are more than welcome to do. Just imagine spending a week or longer just lying around on the beautiful beaches. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Flamingo Beach Resort

Address: Billy Folly Road 6 | Pelican Cay, Simpson Bay, Philipsburg 29572, St. Maarten-St. Martin
Region: Caribbean > St. Maarten-St. Martin > Sint Maarten > Philipsburg
Price Range: $168 - $632 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Flamingo Beach Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 206
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Also Known As:
Flamingo Beach Hotel Philipsburg
Flamingo Beach Resort St. Maarten-St. Martin/Philipsburg
Hotel Flamingo Beach
Sunterra Flamingo Beach Resort
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“Rooms overlooking the sea are preferable”
 of 5 bubbles Balcombeite, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Stayed in Bldg. 7 with Ocean view 2nd floor 37 steps from sand”
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“Request rooms ocean front to enjoy the beautiful view”
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