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Adults-only beachfront property

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free self parking
Free WiFi
Business center
24-hour front desk

Location

Located in Fort William, this beachfront property is on the boardwalk and within a 10-minute walk of Leeward Islands, Little Bay Beach, and Great Bay Beach. Fort Amsterdam and Yoda Guy Movie Exhibit are also within 15 minutes.

Resort Features

Catch some rays at the beach or spend the day relaxing at Great Bay Beach Resort, Casino & Spa's full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the property's 4 restaurants.

Room Amenities

All 257 rooms offer thoughtful touches like free minibar items and bathrobes, as well as comforts such as pillowtop beds and Egyptian cotton sheets. Free WiFi and furnished balconies are standard, as are flat-screen TVs with satellite channels.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Great Bay Beach Resort, Casino & Spa

Little Bay Rd 19, Philipsburg,

Hotel Amenities

All-Inclusive Details

This property is all-inclusive. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).

Gratuities and taxes
Gratuities and taxes are included. Additional gratuities at guests' discretion are accepted.

Food and beverages

  • All buffet and à la carte meals, snacks, and beverages included
  • In-room minibar (all beverages included)
  • Meals and beverages at companion properties

Activities and facilities/equipment
All onsite activities and use of facilities and equipment are included.

Water activities

  • Snorkeling

Land activities
  • Fitness facilities
  • Volleyball

Lessons/classes/games
  • Dancing
  • Yoga

Entertainment

  • Onsite entertainment and activities
  • Onsite live performances
  • Theme parties

Not included

  • Golf green fees
  • Use of golf cart
  • Use of golf equipment
  • Motorized water sports
  • Sailboats
  • Scuba-diving certification
  • Scuba-diving excursions
  • Scuba-diving lessons
  • Snorkeling excursions
  • Tennis lessons
  • Windsurfing equipment
  • Surcharge for bottled wine
  • Surcharge for bottled liquor
  • Airport transfers
  • Laundry/dry cleaning services
  • Spa/beauty facilities and services
  • Activities and services offered by independent operators
  • Offsite tours
  • Transportation to offsite activities

  • Taxes included
  • Buffet and à la carte dining
  • Airport transfers not included
  • Fitness facilities included
  • Volleyball included
  • Laundry/dry cleaning services not included
  • Scuba diving excursions not included
  • Snorkeling excursions not included
  • Scuba diving certification not included
  • Motorized water sports not included
  • All available beverages included
  • Golf green fees not included
  • Use of golf equipment not included
  • Use of golf cart not included
  • Spa/beauty facilities and services not included
  • Activities/services from independent operators not included
  • Transportation to offsite activities not included
  • Offsite tours not included
  • Scuba diving lessons not included
  • Yoga classes/lessons included
  • Windsurfing equipment not included
  • Sailboats not included
  • Dancing classes/lessons included
  • Tennis lessons not included
  • Onsite entertainment and activities included
  • Gratuities included
  • Additional gratuities accepted
  • All food and beverages included
  • Surcharge for bottled wine
  • Surcharge for bottled liquor
  • Minibar (all beverages included)
  • Meals and drinks at companion properties included
  • All onsite activities, and facilities and equipment included
  • Onsite live performances included
  • Theme parties included
  • Snorkeling included

Hotel Amenities

Great Bay Beach Resort, Casino & Spa is an all-inclusive property. Room rates include meals and beverages at onsite restaurants and bars. Other items and amenities, including taxes and gratuities, and access to recreational activities and entertainment may also be included. Additional charges may apply for meals at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, certain beverages, and other amenities.

Lie back and work on your tan with relaxing beach amenities like cabanas (surcharge) and umbrellas. At Great Bay Beach Resort, Casino & Spa you can cool off in one of the 3 outdoor swimming pools and indulge in a pampering afternoon at the full-service spa.

Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast as well as a complimentary manager's reception (may not be available daily). Dining is available at one of the property's 4 restaurants. The property also offers a snack bar/deli. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the property's bars, which include 4 bars/lounges and a swim-up bar. A computer station is located on site and wireless Internet access is complimentary. This all-inclusive property also offers an outdoor tennis court, a 24-hour fitness center, and a spa tub. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

  • Casino
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Number of outdoor pools - 3
  • Elevator
  • Number of bars/lounges - 4
  • Fitness facilities
  • Full-service spa
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Swim-up bar
  • Poolside bar
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Business center
  • Free breakfast
  • Billiards or pool table
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Beach cabanas (surcharge)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Meeting rooms
  • Pool cabanas (surcharge)
  • Free self parking
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Computer station
  • Swimming pool
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Spa services on site
  • Terrace
  • Free reception
  • Luggage storage
  • Number of restaurants - 4
  • Concierge services
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Conference center
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Shopping on site
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Spa tub
  • Beach towels
  • Total number of rooms - 257
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • Number of floors - 7
  • Wedding services
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Dutch
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

Great Bay Beach Resort, Casino & Spa offers 257 air-conditioned accommodations with iPod docking stations and free minibar items. Rooms open to furnished balconies. Pillowtop beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets, down comforters, and premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include showers with rainfall showerheads, bathrobes, designer toiletries, and complimentary toiletries. This Philipsburg property provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, laptop-compatible safes, and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include hypo-allergenic bedding.

  • Air conditioning
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets
  • Furnished balcony
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Phone
  • Turndown service
  • Free bottled water
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Satellite TV service
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Premium TV channels
  • Free WiFi
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Premium bedding
  • Shower only
  • iPod docking station
  • Minibar (stocked, free items)
  • Down comforter

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary buffet breakfast. A complimentary manager's reception is offered each day.

Bay View - Overlooking the ocean, this buffet restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

Il Pescatore - This seafood restaurant overlooks the ocean and specializes in seafood. Open select days.

Water's Edge - This restaurant overlooks the ocean and specializes in Italian cuisine. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

Pizzaria Capri - This restaurant specializes in Italian cuisine.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

3 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a spa tub. Other recreational amenities include an outdoor tennis court and a 24-hour fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Snorkeling on site
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Fitness classes on site
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Volleyball on site
  • Kayaking on site
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby

Spa Services

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the property's full-service spa, Serenity Spa. Massages are available on the beach and in the spa; other services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, and facials. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy.

The spa is open daily.

  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Massages on beach
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Body treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Facial treatments
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-in time ends at noon

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children younger than 18 are not allowed at this adults-only property. All guests 18 and older are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Only service animals are allowed

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

Minimum guest age is 18

Caters to adults only

Hotel Names

  • Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort Casino All Inclusive Philipsburg
  • Sonesta Great Bay All Inclusive Beach Resort Casino Philipsburg
  • Sonesta Great Bay Beach Casino Philipsburg
  • Great Bay Beach Resort Casino Philipsburg
  • Great Bay Beach Resort Casino
  • Great Bay Beach Casino Philipsburg
  • Great Bay Beach Resort Casino Spa
  • Great Bay Beach Casino

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services. Reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Guests under 18 years old are not permitted at this adults-only property.

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

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