Sonesta Maho Beach Resort & Casino

Sonesta Maho Beach Resort & Casino

With 537 rooms and 10-acres of oceanfront property, the Sonesta Maho Beach Resort and Casino is the largest resort in Saint Maarten. Despite its size (or maybe because of it), the resort truly allows guests to escape from their daily lives, with exciting activities, stage shows, spa treatments, and access to some of the best shopping in the Caribbean.

Sonesta Maho can also be a terrific choice for those looking for some after hours fun.

Set in Maho Reef, 0.7 miles south of Point Pirouette, Sonesta Maho Beach Resort & Casino is a great choice for visitors who are interested in staying in this neighborhood or nearby. If you're curious, the center of Simpson Bay is a mile and a half (two and a half kilometers) to the east.


Each of the rooms at Sonesta Maho feature your typical hotel amenities, plus spacious granite bathrooms that feature rain-head showers and stainless steel accents. Rooms are decorated in teak wood furniture, and typically come with your choice of one king or two double beds. The rooms sleep between three and four. Suites come equipped with dining tables, double sinks, private balconies, and a sofa bed.

Sonesta Maho is a large property boasting a total of 537 rooms. It's not short on space, making this resort a great setting for families who prefer to stay at a large, active complex. Upon reviewing its overall quality, we've given this resort a 3 star rating.

Below, you'll find a listing of this property's in-room amenities.

  • Coffee Maker
  • Safe
  • Electronic Room Keys
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Air Conditioned
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Iron
  • AM/FM Alarm Clock
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access Port

Contact the resort to ensure you'll have specific amenities, if it's a high priority for you.

Activities and Amenities

The two on-site bars provide guests with a locale to relax, unwind, let loose, and enjoy a nice cocktail. Oasis Bar is a swim-up bar in the Oasis Pool, while Latitude is located in Sky Tower Lobby, where guests can people watch, take in the big game, or sign onto one of the computers.

The property has a casino on-site, so plan to browse their selection of games if you're in the mood to play.

The following list gives a preview of some other amenities:

  • Exercise Equipment
  • Wheel Chair Access
  • Highspeed Internet

If you have your heart set on a particular activity, it's a good idea to call ahead of time since these details tend to change. To read our complete article about the kinds of activities and recreation opportunities that Sonesta Maho Beach Resort & Casino offers, click here.


At Maho Sonesta, guests may choose between ordering room service, or dining at one of two a la carte restaurants, and one buffet. The elegant The Point Restaurant is surrounded by tropical gardens and provides views of the Caribbean. The menu is speckled with Caribbean fare, with a focus on fresh, natural foods. Seafood and steaks are the best options here. Another restaurant available, The Palms Grill is located beach side, and is a casual, open air affair. The menu offers light choices, such as salads and sandwiches, as well as more filling options, such as barbecue. Next, a meal at the Ocean Terrace Restaurant is an experience. The eatery is set up to resemble a Mediterranean open air market, with food stations featuring various types of fare.

In addition to dining options on-site, vacationers looking to find extra culinary variety should also think about some of the other nearby restaurant choices. Visitors staying at Sonesta Maho Beach Resort & Casino will encounter a few solid places to eat within reach. It can be helpful to check out the nearby restaurant options, even though Sonesta Maho has dining of its own, including Bamboo Bernies. For an in-depth look at this area's options, click here.

Guest Services

The guest services -- including the ones listed here -- can help you stay stress free and relaxed while visiting St. Martin.

  • Maid Service
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Tour Desk
  • Dry Cleaning/Laundry

This property also has a small set of business amenities, ideal for visitors who are traveling to this area for business reasons.

  • Meeting rooms


You'll encounter lots of attractions near Sonesta Maho. The nearest include Seaside Nature Park, Fort Willem I, and Fort Amsterdam. Because this resort is located directly on Maho Bay Beach, this property is an ideal place for travelers who prefer to stay on the coast. Mullet Bay, another nice place to relax, is located within walking distance of the hotel.

The resort is situated near Simpson Bay, a pleasant part of the island for tourists to learn about and explore St. Martin.

For additional information about what else is near Sonesta Maho Beach Resort & Casino, click here.

Contact Info

Location: 1 Rhine Road, Maho Reef, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten

Phone: (721) 545-2115



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