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TripAdvisor Reviews Great Bay Marina St. Maarten/St. Martin
Travel Blogs from St. Maarten/St. Martin
Some of the work you see done on yachts here is legitimately describable as Art Work. The thing about it here is that much of this standard of work is affordable to the average yacht owner whereas back home it would be well out of the price range of all but the most wealthy.
Anyway things are starting to happen. We have our beautiful new Spray Dodger and Bimini installed on the yacht and even in her current dishellved state that ...
... the old unit in place as a back up.
I'm basically having the boat pulled apart to find any weaknesses. Better to get the work done before we head off rather than have a critical failure out at sea that could compromise safety. Still I expected that I would find something unpleasant if I looked deep and hard enough and so it is.
Today was interesting. I had the Life Raft serviced and was there when they opened it ...
... on earth a bit.
This island had something that I saw before but I didn't remember it was here, you know, the photos, videos, adverts you might have seen where planes land just after passing above a beach and people getting blown away by the jets at take off. Well, that's the place. So on that airport beach thing you find drunk Americans spending the whole day there, checking the flights schedule to make sure they are at ...
... and St. Martin have
a lot to offer!
We're still having technical problems with our laptop computer and
the satellite link, (sometimes I would like to throw it in the
ocean). We apologize for the delay on our port updates. Please
don't be alarmed if we publish only photographs for now. As soon as
we are able to upload our write ups, we'll send you the update. We
appreciate your patience! Thank ...
... for the beach about forty yards away. Captain Frank, and Captainesse Lynne were already there waiting for all of us to arrive. "Come, follow us," they called.
So like lambs to the slaughter we men followed. Now I've seen enough adverts from health spa's to know what a mud bath looks like. Brown stuff, or if you're at the Dead Sea in Israel, it's black. A new experience for me I thought. And not looking forward to the smell of stinky slimy ooze at all. Well, I could ...
Other places to stay in St. Maarten/St. Martin
19 Little Bay Rd, Philipsburg | 3 star hotelfrom $294
- Will probably return
- Not so good
- Great Bay is a Great Place to Stay
144 Oyster Pond Road, St. Maarten/St. Martin | 4 star hotelfrom $249
- Westin . . . We Try Harder
- Getting there
- Getting there
Baie Nettle, Marigot | 3 star hotelfrom $151
- Never treated so bad
- Needs a new MANAGER
- Great Location - Very Basic Accomodation
B.P. 481, Anse Marcel | 4 star hotelfrom $416
Baie de Marigot, Marigot | 3 star hotelfrom $138
- Great Location
- The best ever holiday in the world
- Enjoyed our stay
21 Rue de Petite Place, Grand Case | 3 star hotelfrom $165
- The ideal place for a stress-free vacation
- A little piece of paradise...
- Loved every moment!
C5 Parc de La Baie Orientale, Marigot | 3 star hotelfrom $136
- Great Vacation
- Orient bay
- Just what we needed
Frontstreet 43, Philipsburg | 3 star hotelfrom $197
- Ideal location
- See You Next Year !!!
- Reality Check
French Cul De Sac, Baie Nettle | Hotelfrom $240
Baie Orientale (Orient Beach), Orient Bay | 3 star hotelfrom $169
Airport Road 15, Simpson Bay | 2 star hotelfrom $93
P.O. Box 4046, Cupecoy Bay | 3 star hotelfrom $101
Parc de la Baie, Orient Bay | 2 star hotelfrom $113
116 Baie Orientale, Orient Bay | 3 star hotelfrom $123
- Great little hotel on Orient Beach
- First Trip to St Martin, Great Choice with L'Hostel
- Loved it but .....
Mont Vernon I, Orient Bay | 1 star hotelfrom $140
Baie Nettle | Hotelfrom $96
Front St 147, Philipsburg | Hotelfrom $115
- Very good
- On the main street of Phillipsburg
- Not good
117 Simpson Bay Rd, Simpson Bay | 3 star hotelfrom $136
- Excellent hotel, would definitely go back
- Interesting Place to Stay but Beware
- Great hotel
Rue du GÃ©nÃ©ral-de-Gaulle, Marigot | 2 star hotelfrom $70
67 Front St., PO Box 965 , Philipsburg | Hotelfrom $68
Parc de la Baie Orientale, Orient Bay | 3 star hotelfrom $123
Little Bay Beach, Philipsburg | 3 star hotelfrom $261
- Overall good
- Pleasant stay
- Ok but a little disappointing
Anse Marcel, St. Maarten/St. Martin | Hotelfrom $154
Oyster Pond Road #156, St. Maarten/St. Martin | 3 star hotelfrom $147
- St Maarten - The way it's supposed to be.
- Very nice.
- Honeymoon at Princess Heights