La Residence Hotel
Travel Blogs from Marigot
... side of St. Martin. As I sit here and try and recap our adventures I find it almost impossible to remember the week on charter. We have been working so long and hard making sure the family's summer trip is nothing short of perfect that this last trip, being the end of a month straight without a day off, I'm quite sure that I operated in a complete haze just making it through by counting the hours until they left. Of course everything went great as always and I was ...
... have been really small because I didin't find it. The road ended with a private gate to some homes up on a hill, so I turned around and on my way back, ran down to the Grand Case airport and then back to the le Boulevard and to the pharmacie. The pharmacist who helped me was a French woman about my age who didn’t speak much English, but we got by on my French and her English. She gave me a vitamin B prescription and I ...
... an issue. So far these carribean beaches have been a bit disappointing to both of us.
Then to Marigot for some pastries which was fine for a small walk.
The highlight was definitely the beach near the airport - again one of the best experiences of the holiday. Nice deep water for swimming in, and the planes overhead - wicked!
No time to see town upon ...
... of the beach just in front of the chairs was also free of seaweed and the water a little more calm - so Jeff and I spent all day lying/dipping/lying/dipping/lying/drink ing mohitos (Tash) beer (Jeff)/lying/dipping. Hard work I tell you! We went into the Ethnic Bar for lunch and had a couple of delicious salads for lunch (with a side of French, french fries) and another Mohito (Tash) and a Tea Punch (Jeff). Pretty damned good.
After a little more ...
... closer to our island, and we were beginning to brace ourselves when she suddenly she diverted and went further south than we are, going towards St
Kitts instead. Phew! We were really quite pleased about this because it meant that it would only rain quite hard here where we are in St Maarten. So on cue, a few days later she arrived, and luckily we were totally prepared for her. Hope you like the pictures and short video.
And we had such a week ...
TripAdvisor Reviews La Residence Hotel Marigot
Other places to stay in Marigot
Baie Nettle, Marigot | 3 star hotelfrom $129
- Never treated so bad
- Needs a new MANAGER
- Great Location - Very Basic Accomodation
Baie de Marigot, Marigot | 3 star hotelfrom $126
- Great Location
- The best ever holiday in the world
- Enjoyed our stay
C5 Parc de La Baie Orientale, Marigot | 3 star hotelfrom $128
- Great Vacation
- Orient bay
- Just what we needed
Rue du GÃ©nÃ©ral-de-Gaulle, Marigot | 2 star hotelfrom $70
4, rue du General de Gaulle, Marigot | Hotelfrom $92
Residence St. Jean - Bellevue, Marigot | Hotelfrom $98