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The Summit Hotel

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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“medical school”(12 reviews)
“mullet beach”(14 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
3.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewssimpson bay lagoonmedical schoolmullet beachgreat view of the lagoonamerican universityquiet resortwithin walking distancerooms are spaciousfive minute walkst maartencoffee makerfull kitchenfrench bakerynice poolpool deckrental carhome away from home
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Reviewed 18 March 2017

I found the hotel room and staff excellent. I have seen other reviews contrary to mine but the bed was good as was the cleanliness. Only a five minute walk to restaurants and small set of shops and an excellent gym if that's your thing....More

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Response from BruceSXM, Owner at The Summit HotelResponded 21 March 2017

Dear 108stewartc, Thank you very much for the great review you posted about the Summit on TripAdvisor. I am particularly pleased that you found your bed to be comfortable as we replaced many older mattresses with new beds just this January. Thanks also for letting...More

Reviewed 12 March 2017

Stayed 2 weeks in a waterview unit, certainly it is very quiet and beautiful place. Gardens around the house makes the view more nicier. Non-smoking. - Front desk – been always kind and helpful - The room - clean and bright, fully equipped for long...More

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Response from BruceSXM, Owner at The Summit HotelResponded 25 March 2017

Dear AlexanderGB, Thank you very much for posting such a wonderful review of the Summit on TripAdvisor. I especially appreciate the way you rated each aspect of your stay with us by category and am happy that we earned 5 out of 5 scores from...More

Reviewed 8 March 2017

We have been coming here for years. The happy hour is great. It's fun to chat with tourists and locals. The hotel looks to be cleaner and better. Very nice staff. The area is quiet and calm on an increasingly hectic and busy island. The...More

Thank Mohican33
Response from BruceSXM, Owner at The Summit HotelResponded 9 March 2017

Dear Mohican33, Thank you for taking the time to post such a nice, simple and to the point review of the Summit on TripAdvisor. I really appreciate it. I think you made it easy for other travelers to understand what makes the Summit such an...More

Reviewed 28 February 2017

My husband and I spent a week at the Summit in early February. The hotel is lovely. The grounds are beautiful, the kitchen well equipped, the bed was very comfortable, and we loved the shower. In addition, the pool area was very clean and comfortable....More

Thank Mary B
Response from BruceSXM, Owner at The Summit HotelResponded 2 March 2017

Dear Mary B, Wow, I'd call your review "A perfect review!" Thank you so much for taking the time to post such a nice review of the Summit on TripAdvisor. I really appreciate it. Thank you for hitting the highlights too and mentioning our beautiful...More

Reviewed 28 February 2017

Overall the Resort was very nice. A little older but very good location. Staff was friendly. Would stay there again, Rooms facing the Lagoon are great. Pool was nice and clean, along with entrance to Resort being secure.More

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Response from BruceSXM, Owner at The Summit HotelResponded 9 March 2017

Dear dewitta2017, Thank you very much for the wonderful review you posted about the Summit on TripAdvisor. Having opened in 1973, as one of the first hotels on St Maarten, we are indeed proud to be an "older" property which, guests tell us, is a...More

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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice
2017 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Multilingual Staff
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
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Pool
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$ 100 - US$ 180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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Price range
US$ 100 - US$ 180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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mslish
25 June 2017|
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Response from Ron K | Reviewed this property |
Yes. They do have washers and dryers available for guest use. It cost about $6 a load to wash and dry.
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Karen S
22 March 2017|
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Response from BruceSXM | Property representative |
Dear Karen, Thank you for your inquiry. All of our rooms are non smoking so I can assure you that cigarette smoke will not be a problem. We do use a commercial laundry and commercial cleaning products however and I am... More
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colash2
1 February 2017|
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Response from BruceSXM | Property representative |
All of our rooms have full kitchens with service for four plus pots and pans. There is an electric stovetop as well as a microwave, toaster oven, coffee maker, blender and dishwasher. We do not allow BBQs due to fire safety... More
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"Second-floor units with water views are the best."
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"Make sure you get a unit close to the lagoon."
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"Some of the water view rooms have limited water views."
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