Sonesta Maho Beach Resort & Casino - Sint Maarten

Fact Sheet

SONESTA MAHO BEACH RESORT & CASINO
Maho Beach, Rhine Road 1, St. Maarten
Telephone: +1 721-545-2115
Fax. +1 721-545-3180
E-mail: reservations@mahobeach.com sales@mahobeach.com
Website: sonesta.com/mahobeach

SOCIAL MEDIA
Facebook: www.facebook.com/MahoBeachResort
Twitter: twitter.com/MahoBeachResort
Instagram: instagram.com/mahobeachresort

Public Relations Contacts (For Media Inquiries only)
Andria Mitsakos, andria@andriamitsakospr.com
Erika Vives, erika@andriamitsakospr.com
Andria Mitsakos Public Relations (AMPR)
Office: +1.212.767.9665
M: +1.917.859.7269

Sonesta Corporate Media Contact
Lorie Juliano, ljuliano@sonesta.com
Corporate Director of Communication
Sonesta Collection Hotels . Resorts . Suites
Tel: +1.617.421.5429

RESORT OVERVIEW

The Sonesta Maho Beach Resort & Casino, with its limitless all-inclusive meals, drinks, Kids Club and scheduled activities program, is a "destination within a destination,” offering exciting nightlife, a variety of accommodations and first-rate amenities for singles, couples, families and groups. The property is conveniently located on the island's southwest shore just few minutes from the airport, in the center of Maho Village and features a large pool area with swim-up pool bar, cascading waterfalls, a kids pool, five restaurants and five bars, Serenity Spa, Logo Shop, a tour desk, fitness center, four tennis courts, Casino Royale, nightclub, oceanfront wedding gazebo and more than 24,000 square feet of meeting space.

ACCOMMODATIONS

395 guest rooms and suites all featuring the following signature amenities:

  • Private balcony with table and chairs
  • Flat screen TV with US & international satellite channels
  • Direct dial telephone system
  • Air-conditioning
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Mini-fridge with water, beer and sodas
  • Coffee maker with coffee and tea
  • In-room safe
  • Radio/alarm clock
  • Hair dryer
  • Luxury bath amenities
  • One king or two double beds
  • Free wireless internet

LIMITLESS, ALL-INCLUSIVE

What's included?

All Sonesta St Maarten resorts

  • Champagne and cold towel check-in
  • Full breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks each day in any of the resort's restaurants
  • Unlimited international and domestic premium beer, wine and spirits, fruit drinks and soft drinks in all bars, including the swim-up pool bar
  • Mini-bar refreshed daily with soft drinks, bottled water (highest room category have spirits and beer)
  • Weekly manager’s cocktail party and beach party dinner
  • Free WiFi in guest rooms and common areas
  • Fitness center
  • Scheduled daytime activities like aerobics, bocce ball, billiards, board games, darts, ping-pong, snorkeling, tennis and water aerobics
  • Nightly theme parties, live entertainment and outdoor movies
  • Guest day pass to Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort, Casino & Spa (adults only) with complimentary use of the resorts facilities and all-inclusive meals and drinks program
  • All hotel taxes, utility and service fees

Exclusively at Sonesta Maho Beach Resort

  • Children five years and under stay, play and eat free
  • A lively Kids Club designed for children ages 4 to 12 with supervised indoor and outdoor activities

DINING OPTIONS

Guests may choose from any of our restaurants-no reservations required; The Point Restaurant, for tropical seafood and steak; Ocean Terrace for all-day buffets; The Palms Grill, a casual beachfront café, for lunch and dinner, Pizzeria Napoli, for hand-crafted pizzas with fresh ingredients and The Ascot Pub & Sports Bar for English pub food.

Ocean Terrace Restaurant

Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, the Ocean Terrace offers a wide variety of buffet items including hot and cold dishes, soups, fresh fruits and salads, made-to-order omelet station, and theme nights throughout the week. Guests can dine al fresco on the large outdoor terrace or inside the air-conditioned restaurant.

Palms Grill

Open for lunch and dinner near the beach, The Palms Grill offers casual, al fresco dining with an à la carte menu.

The Point

Offering fine dining in the evening, this air-conditioned restaurant offers an intimate atmosphere with attentive service and stunning ocean views. The a la carte menu features a Continental 4-course menu with Italian specialties. Smart casual attire is required.

Pizzeria Napoli

Pizzeria Napoli has been an instant hit with Sonesta Maho Beach guests. The handcrafted pizzas are made-to-order in a traditional pizza oven with fresh ingredients. Pizzeria Napoli shares the dining area of the Ocean Terrace Restaurant, but guests are always welcome to take away a slice in a complimentary personal pizza box.

Ascot Pub & Sports Bar

Located across from the Casino Royale in the Maho Village, the Ascot Pub & Sports Bar offers a satisfying menu of English pub fare, such as fish & chips, in a relaxed, casual setting. Watch your favorite sport event on over a dozen High Definition TV screens with international channels, from horse racing and soccer to the NFL, NBA and MLB!

BARS AND LOUNGES

Maho Cafe & Bar

This oceanfront venue is located in front of The Point Restaurant. Enjoy fresh fruits, pastries, espresso and cappuccino in the morning, or cocktails and soft drinks in the afternoon.

Latitude Bar

Located in the Sky Tower Lobby, the Latitude Bar offers a nightly entertainment, large screen TV for sports games, and over 50 slot machines available for 24-hour gaming.

Oasis Swim-Up Pool Bar

Located in the large Signature Swimming Pool, the Oasis Bar is in the heart of all the daytime fun around the pool. The Oasis Bar offers both in-pool seating and dry seating poolside.

Palms Grill & Bar

Serving guests near the beach area, the Palms Grill Bar also features a large screen TV featuring international sports.

Ascot Pub & Sports Bar

Grab a pint at the new Ascot Pub & Bar and catch up on international horse racing and major sporting events on the large screen TVs. Located in the Maho Village across from the Casino Royale.

ROOM CATEGORIES

Guest can chose from the following room types:

Superior, 480 sq ft
Rooms are comfortably furnished with a bright, tropical décor and offer a private balcony. Rooms are located on the lowest floors and feature one king or two double beds and have limited views.
Maximum Occupancy: 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.

Island/Garden View, 480 sq ft
Rooms are comfortably furnished with a bright, tropical décor and offer a private balcony with views of the island and the adjacent golf course. Rooms are located on low floors and feature one king or two double beds.
Maximum Occupancy: 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.

Pool/Ocean View, 480 sq ft
Rooms are comfortably furnished with a bright, tropical décor and offer views of the pool or ocean from a private balcony. Rooms feature one king or two double beds.
Maximum Occupancy: 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.

Premier Ocean View, 480 sq ft
Rooms are well-appointed with teakwood furnishings, a sophisticated décor, and modern bathrooms with a glass-enclosed shower, rain shower heads and designer accents. Located on floors 6-9, each room offers one king or two double beds, a premium liquor cabinet and a private balcony with an ocean view.
Maximum Occupancy: 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.

Premier Island View, 480 sq ft
Rooms are well-appointed with teakwood furnishings, a sophisticated décor, and modern bathrooms with a glass-enclosed shower, rain shower heads and designer accents. Located on floors 6-9, each room offers a king or 2 double beds a premium liquor cabinet and a private balcony with views of the island and adjacent golf course.
Maximum Occupancy: 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.

Deluxe Suite, 620 sq ft
The spacious one bedroom deluxe suites are well-appointed with teakwood furnishings, a sophisticated décor, modern bathrooms with a glass-enclosed shower, rain shower heads and designer accents. Each suite offers a master bedroom with a king bed, a separate living room with a pull-out sofa bed, table and chairs, a premium liquor cabinet and a private balcony with pool or ocean views.
Maximum Occupancy: 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.

Penthouse Suite (One or Two Bedroom), 820 sq ft
Private access to the 10th floor (top level), this large suite offers views of the Caribbean Sea from the private balcony and features a king-bed room, separate living room with sleeper-sofa, two armchairs and a kitchenette with a table and four chairs. Bath with designer amenities and whirlpool bathtub included.
Maximum Occupancy: 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.

 

DAYTIME ACTIVITIES & EXCURSIONS

Join the fun filled, high-energy resort animators, every day, as they take you through a wide variety of activities, fun and games, ranging from the cool and relaxed bingo to the energetic volleyball. Keep fit while on vacation with our sunrise morning walks, aqua aerobics and dance classes.

Available for additional charge:

A dedicated tours & excursions desk will guide you to all of our daily events and help you to organize off-property activities, including shopping excursions to Phillipsburg or Marigot, ferry trips to St. Barts or Anguilla, golf, dolphin swims, snorkeling and scuba excursions, sunset dinner cruises and any other island adventure you’d like to try.

For added convenience, Sonesta Maho has on-site Hertz car rental, resort boutique, indoor parking ($5 for 24 hours), and is adjacent to Maho Village with 40 shops, cafés and restaurants.

POOLS

Large Oasis pool with swim-up pool bar and cascading waterfalls as well as a separate children’s pool (1.6 ft depth) and kids splash pad

KIDS CLUB

Our Maho Bungalow Kids Club Program is designed for children from 4 to 12 years old. The club provides daily supervised activities and games at the pool, at the beach or indoors in our Kids Club rooms.

ENTERTAINMENT

Sonesta Maho Beach Resort is located near many exciting clubs and shops including the Tantra Nightclub; The Showroom at Casino Royale Theater which features nightly entertainment; Casino Royale, the island's largest casino with over 400 slot machines, blackjack, baccarat, Royale poker, 3-card poker, Let-It-Ride and roulette; and local boutiques featuring duty-free shopping. The resort offers a full-time entertainment program with night activities including beach parties, guest musicians and entertainers by night.

CASINO ROYALE

Casino Royale is the largest on the island of Sint Maarten, boasting over 21,000 square feet of gaming. With 21 tables of gaming, you can choose from Roulette (American and French), Craps, Blackjack and Poker (Three Card Poker 6 card bonus, Let It Ride with 3 card bonus, Caribbean Poker and Texas Hold’em). The 410 plus slot machines include a variety of classics and modern video slots. Casino Royale is the home to the only Sex in the City, Hangover, Wheel of Fortune and Betty Boop games. Club Royale offers free membership where enthusiasts can redeem points for gifts, room and restaurant comps, while a jackpot bingo is held throughout the week. Club Royale is the most rewarding program in the Caribbean with large value rebates, hotel stays, fine dining and much more. The casino also has a private “high-roller” area with the highest table and slot limits on the island.

MAHO VILLAGE

After dinner, the legendary nightlife of the Maho Village comes alive. There’s also an assortment of duty-free shops open to 11 p.m. and a promenade that bustles with activity throughout the evening. Maho Village is the nightlife capital of St. Maarten — certainly a memorable destination!

TANTRA NIGHTCLUB

For club-goers, the Tantra Sanctuary & Nightclub, located across the street from Sonesta Maho, is the place to be, with theme nights during the week, featuring the latest music and guest DJs.

DUTY-FREE SHOPPING

Find all your souvenir, resort wear, swim suits, snacks, beverages, wines and much more in one stop.

BEACH

The property is conveniently located on the island's southwest shore-Maho Beach and 5 minutes walking distance from Mullet Bay beach.

SERENITY SPA

For spa enthusiasts, luxuriate in the Maho Serenity Spa with an assortment of indulgent experiences. The spa features Sothys and Pevonia treatments including a variety of massages, body wraps, body scrubs, manicure, pedicure and facials. If you are looking to relax and rejuvenate while on vacation then surrender yourself to treatments inspired by the exotic beauty of the Caribbean. At Maho Serenity we promise experiences that’s more than just spoiling yourself, it’s giving something vital back to your body, mind and soul. For more information and appointment email serenityspa@mahobeach.com

FITNESS CENTER

The fitness center includes an extensive selection of cardiovascular workout and weight-training equipment including LifeFitness and Cybex machines, free weights, treadmills and elliptical machines.

MEETING & BANQUET SPACE

24,000 square feet of function space for business and social occasions accommodating up to 1,000 people. A dedicated convention services and catering team is available to handle all details. Audio-visual equipment and services are available. For more information email sales@mahobeach.com

WEDDINGS

Located throughout our ten acre oceanfront location are numerous venues to host nuptials, including the spectacular Wedding Gazebo overlooking the turquoise waters of the Caribbean Sea. Any wedding set on the beautiful island of St. Maarten is destined to be special. Combine this natural oasis with the services and location of the Sonesta Maho Beach and your wonderful day is certain to be perfect. Located throughout our 10-acre ocean front location are numerous venues to host your nuptials, including the spectacular Wedding Gazebo overlooking the turquoise waters of St. Maarten. We understand that your special wedding needs are equally important to you as selecting a location for your special day. With this in mind we provide the services of a dedicated weddings sales manager who will coordinate all the details to ensure everything you request unfolds just as you wish. For more information email sales@mahobeach.com

DEPUTY GENERAL MANAGER

Carlo Zambrini

RESERVATIONS & INFO

For more information on Sonesta Maho Beach Resort & Casino, call 1 800-SONESTA (1-800-766-3782) or visit www.sonesta.com/mahobeach For group sales inquiries email to sales@mahobeach.com

GETTING HERE: Air service to Princess Juliana International Airport (SXM) in Sint Maarten is provided by: American Airlines, Delta, US Airways, JetBlue, WestJet, SunWing, Air Canada, Copa Airlines, KLM, Air France, United, LIAT, Windward Islands Airways (WINAIR) and many other major airlines.

ENTRY: U.S. citizens, Green Card holders, Canadian and European Community citizens must have a valid passport and a return/continuing ticket.

CAPITALS: Philipsburg on Great Bay is the capital of St. Maarten. Marigot is the capital of French Saint. Martin.

NATIONALITIES: St. Maarten boasts 77 different nationalities. Saint Martin is a Collectivity of France.

LANGUAGE: English is spoken everywhere, but Dutch is the official language of St. Maarten and French the official language of Saint Martin. On St. Maarten, you can also hear Spanish, Papiamentu, Italian, Hindi, Chinese and other languages. On the French side, Creole Patois is also spoken.

ELECTRICITY: St. Maarten uses the same 110/120V 60Hz A/C electricity and wall outlets as the US and Canada.

CELL PHONE: International roaming is available in St. Maarten with GSM cell phones operating on 900 and 1800 MHz frequencies. Check with your local phone carrier to verify your coverage, compatibility and roaming plan.

TIME ZONE: St. Maarten is in the Atlantic Standard Time Zone, which is 1 hour ahead of Eastern Standard Time in the winter season (-4 hrs. UTC/GMT) and is on the same hour as Eastern Daylight Savings Time in the summer.

CLIMATE: St. Maarten is sunny and warm year-round, with some relaxing cooling from trade winds. Average temperature during the winter season is 80F (27C). The island gets a few degrees warmer in the summer. There are occasional showers in late summer and early fall, with average annual rainfall of 45 inches.

CURRENCY: US dollars are accepted in St. Maarten. The Antillean guilder is the official currency, but prices appear in US dollars and banks and ATMs distribute both dollars and guilders. The euro is the official currency in French St. Martin, but US dollars are widely accepted on the French side, too.

POPULATION: 41,000 people live on Sint Maarten and 36,000 on Saint Martin.