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Sea Palace by Capital Vacations
3 out of 5
0.1 mi from Great Bay Beach
The price is $84 per night
3.9/5Very Good! (53 reviews)

"Great stay, the room was beautiful and the view was great. Service is top notch. Would 100% stay here again."…"

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2020

Sea Palace by Capital Vacations
Ocean's Luxury 2 Bedroom Suites
3.5 out of 5
0.1 mi from Great Bay Beach
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4/5Very Good! (1 review)
Must do

"The boardwalk is right there. Steps away from town. Shopping!!!!! Literally on the beach. OMG. Will definitely go back."…"

Reviewed on Jan 3, 2016

Ocean's Luxury 2 Bedroom Suites
Luxury Beachfront 2 Bedroom Condo In The Heart Of Philipsburg/great Bay
4.8/5Exceptional! (23 reviews)
Location, location, location!

"On the beach, lounge chairs and umbrellas with a beach bar a few feet away. (" A.J." kept the beach in excellent condition and was always available to help in anyway.) The unit is clean, the building secure with property manager on the fifth floor ensuring that all needs and questions were answered. ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 3, 2020

Luxury Beachfront 2 Bedroom Condo In The Heart Of Philipsburg/great Bay
Gorgeous Beachfront Villa#9 at 'villas on Great Bay'
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4.9/5Exceptional! (123 reviews)
Fabulous stay!

"The locations is great. The beach is right out front and it is a short walk to restaurants, shopping and water activities. Wally the property manager is fantastic. I cant say enough about him. I highly recommend this property."…"

Reviewed on Feb 25, 2020

Gorgeous Beachfront Villa#9 at 'villas on Great Bay'
Owner is Mr. Flexible - Beautiful Beachfront at The Villas On Great Bay
5/5Exceptional! (72 reviews)
Best vacation

"After a few small glitches ironed out. Wonderful location. Very comfortable and fully equipped. Wally is the very best. He stopped by every morning to just say hello and see if we needed anything. He arranged a fabulous sailing trip for us. I recommend this lovely villa totally. We want to go back ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 6, 2020

Owner is Mr. Flexible - Beautiful Beachfront at The Villas On Great Bay
Sea View Beach Hotel
3 out of 5
0.1 mi from Great Bay Beach
The price is $70 per night
3.4/5Good! (348 reviews)

"We were there for an overnight before boarding he SV Mandalay. The hotel is older, but clean - nothing extravagant, but perfect for our need. Right on the boardwalk and beach - so location was great. Bed was firmer than what I prefer, but the room accommodated our needs. Would recommend it for those ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 7, 2020

Sea View Beach Hotel
Villas on Great Bay Beachfront Villa Foxie
Friendly Island Sxm Family
2.5 out of 5
0.1 mi from Great Bay Beach
The price is $40 per night
1/5 (1 review)

"Property did not exist. Waited around for hours but property did not exist"…"

Reviewed on Feb 4, 2020

Friendly Island Sxm Family
Horizon View Beach Hotel
3 out of 5
0.2 mi from Great Bay Beach
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $82 per night
3.7/5Good! (177 reviews)

"Location is ocean front , doesn’t get any better . On vacation we don’t live in rooms . Not luxurious but Place is very clean comfortable beds , ex air conditioning , ex water pressure beautiful shower heads one fixed one handheld . Holiness house is next door for a delightful breakfast . Location ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Horizon View Beach Hotel
Holland House Beach Hotel
3.5 out of 5
0.3 mi from Great Bay Beach
The price is $206 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (613 reviews)

"Good location right on the beach. Guests could use towels, beach chairs and umbrella for free. Nice outside bar with beach view. Very good dinner restaurant choices."…"

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2020

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Great Bay Beach is located in Philipsburg. Travelers love the area for its beautiful beaches, array of dining options, and major shopping area. Philipsburg is home to 38 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something that's perfect for your stay.

Staying Near Great Bay Beach

You can choose from 26 hotels and other accommodations within a mile of Great Bay Beach, including these picks:

  • Sea View Beach Hotel: This 3-star hotel features a casino, a library, and a terrace. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its breakfast and helpful staff.
  • Divi Little Bay Beach Resort: This 4-star resort features 3 outdoor pools, a full-service spa, and 3 restaurants. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its breakfast and clean, comfortable rooms.
  • Horizon View Beach Hotel: With a stay at this 3-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a conference center and spa services, along with an in-room kitchenette. Our customers like its beach locale and helpful staff.

Things to See and Do Near Great Bay Beach

While you're in town visiting Great Bay Beach, you can discover everything there is to see and do within a few miles of the area.

You'll want to browse the exhibits at Yoda Guy Movie Exhibit and Museum of Sint Maarten. Explore notable local landmarks like Fort Amsterdam, Paradise Peak, and Fort St. Louis. You might spend a leisurely day outdoors at Cyrus Wathey Square and Seaside Nature Park.

If you want to see more of the surrounding area, you might plan a visit to Orient Bay Beach and Maho Beach. Spend some time checking out American University of the Caribbean, which is 5.4 mi (8.7 km) from Great Bay Beach, or make a stop by Grand Case Beach, located 5.4 mi (8.7 km) away.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around Great Bay Beach?
Great Bay Beach is located in Philipsburg. Travelers love the area for its beautiful beaches, array of dining options, and major shopping area. If you’re looking for a convenient place to stay, check out the 61 hotels and other accommodations you’ll find within a mile.
What's the best hotel to stay close to Great Bay Beach?
Adjacent to Great Bay Beach, Sea Palace by Capital Vacations is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 3-star condo resort offers a restaurant and free WiFi. Other good choices close by include Divi Little Bay Beach Resort and Horizon View Beach Hotel.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near Great Bay Beach, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most room reservations are fully refundable if cancelled before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your scheduled arrival. If your reservation is non-refundable, it might still be possible to cancel it and get a refund within 24 hours of booking. Add your dates and click on “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to view the best options available near Great Bay Beach.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip in the area near Great Bay Beach?
For more information about rescheduling or cancelling your stay near Great Bay Beach, go to https://www.expedia.com/service/.
What can I see and do near Great Bay Beach?
Some landmarks that you won’t want to miss include Fort Amsterdam, Fort St. Louis, and Tahuna Shipwreck. You might spend a leisurely day outdoors at Cyrus Wathey Square and Seaside Nature Park. Maho Beach, Orient Bay Beach, and Guana Bay Beach are great spots if you want to spend some time by the water during your stay.

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