June 24, 2020 

Statement Regarding Opening of Sonesta Resorts Sint Maarten 

As COVID-19 affects hundreds of thousands of people across the globe, on behalf of Sonesta Resorts Sint Maarten, our thoughts are with you, our dear guests, and your families at this critical time. 

As the Government of Sint Maarten has announced that Princess Juliana International Airport will open for international flights as of July 1, 2020, we look forward to welcoming you very soon to our beloved island. 

As such, Sonesta Ocean Point Resort will open on schedule July 1, 2020, while Sonesta Maho Beach Resort, Casino & Spa will remain closed for the month of July. 

Guests holding reservations for Sonesta Maho Beach Resort during the month of July, or those guests unable to travel, should contact our reservations department for available options via email at: reservations@sonestastmaarten.com

Sonesta Sint Maarten Resorts prioritizes the health and safety our guests with our PureCare sanitization program, which has been developed following best practices from the WHO, CDC, Sint Maarten Hospitality and Trade Association, and Sint Maarten’s Ministry of Health, and validated by local experts for maximum efficacy. 

Due to government regulations and health protocols, the following is a list of updated amenities and operations guests can expect when staying at Sonesta Ocean Point. Please note that the below list may change, as regulations and protocols are constantly being updated 

  • Three restaurants will be available including Azul, Casa Blue and The Point (Please note that Casa Blue will operate after July 18th due to upgrades.) 
  • Contactless Room Service available 24 hours per day 
  • Four Bars including The Point Pool Bar, Martin’s Bar, Edge Pool/Azul Bar, Sunset Lounge 
  • Mini café at Martin’s Bar with daily selection of viennoiserie and coffee 
  • Daily, live entertainment will be on offer, however our show team is on hiatus. 
  • Nightly turn-down service has been placed on hiatus due to COVID-19 measures 
  • Butler Service is available on request, however we do have a strict, limited room entry guidelines due to enhanced COVID-19 measures. 
  • Serenity Spa will operate from Serenity Suite and our oceanfront gazebo. No steam and sauna services will be available. 
  • New, yoga and HIIT classes will be featured in The Maho Room. 
  • New, Mini Logo Shop will be located at Serenity Spa Reception. 
  • "Stay at One Play at Two" at Sonesta Maho will not be available. 
  • Palms Beach at Sonesta Maho will be accessible for guests to enter Maho Beach 

The above information is subject to change based on updated government regulations. 

For more information on traveling to Sint Maarten, please visit stmaartenupdates.com and stmaartenentry.com. Stay safe and healthy, and we will see you soon! 

Management, Sonesta Resorts Sint Maarten