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Luxurious Oceanview Condo at Dawn Beach

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1.5 Baths, (Sleeps 2-4)

Start each day with stunning views of St Bart’s and gentle ocean waves from the comfort of your own suite with all the amenities of this luxury boutique condo hotel. Travel magazines and web sites have rated this condo hotel as one of the top experiences on the island.

Situated on the east side of the island, minutes away from the French border, you will be spoilt by the convenience of local beaches and amenities. Dawn beach, providing the shade of palm trees and glorious white sand is a short walk, or drive down the hill. Numerous other nearby beaches on the Dutch and French side of the island, which include Orient Bay, Le Galion, Friars Bay, Baie Rouge, are very accessible by car and equally stunning. Maho Beach provides a unique experience of low flying planes passing directly overhead on approach to Princess Juliana International Airport.

Unit 503 is furnished with the discerning vacation traveler in mind. This one bedroom luxury suite has a fully furnished living area, bedroom and kitchen. The bedroom suite has a king size pillow top mattress, light blocking drapes and a flat screen TV. An en-suite bathroom has a jetted tub and shower. The living room is designed in a warm neutral palate with a Caribbean touch. A large flat screen TV with Blu-ray DVD and an IPod docking sound system provides all the entertainment you may need. The queen size pull out sleeper sofa has an eco therapeutic mattress. The kitchen is fully equipped with stainless steel appliances, including a coffee maker and blender (essential for Island Piña coladas). The condo has marble floors throughout, a large terracotta tiled balcony including a bistro table and chairs, and two sun loungers. The balcony can be accessed from the bedroom and the living room.

The island boasts many world class restaurants. Grand Case, on the French side, is the gastronomique capital of the island. Locally, you can head down to Oyster Pond and enjoy Big Fish, Daniels by the Sea, Captain Oliver’s, or join some of the boating folk who have moored for a few drinks and dinner at Dinghy Dock.

Alternatively, you can relax on your own large covered balcony, enjoy the breeze of the trade winds and the singing of the tree frogs and fix something on the BBQ located on the 4th floor at your own leisure.

In addition to all the conveniences such as luxury linens, hair dryer, in room safe, iron, internet, your friendly hotel staff will be pleased to assist you with any of your other needs or requirements during your stay, including a Cell Phone for rental if needed.

Keywords: Apartment, Self Catering, Suite

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 16, 2017

About The Owner

We bought our condo in 2010 after we enjoyed a totally stress free vacation there. We both work, live the vida loca and travel frequently on business. Having the comfort of a full kitchen, living area and bedroom not to mention a covered balcony with great views offered us the indulgence of choice and complete relaxation. We love to go out to the great restaurants - we also enjoy the odd evening of staying home, opening some French wine and enjoying a relaxing barbeque.

The Owner purchased this condo in 2010

Why The Owner chose St Maarten

We chose St Martin for a number of reasons. The weather is warm all year around. It is served by the most modern airport in the Caribbean. Direct flights come in from the United States, France and Holland on a regular basis. It’s very easy to get around the Island The people are friendly and helpful. The flavour of the island is a unique combination of Caribbean charm and European delight. Half the island is Dutch and the other half French. Everyone speaks English. US dollars are accepted everywhere or you can use Euros or NAF. There are numerous restaurants – some just a few minutes away from our Condo. Grand Case is certainly well worth the trip.

What makes this condo unique

All the beaches have a different and unique charm. Dawn Beach is our favourite. It is quiet, relaxing and all the amenities of the Westin right there for your convenience. You can snorkel, or pull your sun lounger under a palm tree and relax. Other guests have enjoyed Orient beach. Five minutes away by car it offers jet skis, para-sailing and many other water sports. Also, Baie Rouge is great fun if you enjoy body surfing to mention a few.

Guestbook comments from the owner

503 is a great condo,a great balcony; blackout drapes were a huge plus. Mr. Busbys by day and Daniels By The Sea after 6pm are excellent places to eat and/or happy hour at Dawn Beach The Los Los food at The Sky's The Limit in Grand Case is delicious and the price is very reasonable.
Feb 2012
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Amenities

Oyster Pond Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • King size beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • jetted tub
Attractions:
  • health/beauty spa
  • nude beach
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Luxurious Oceanview Condo at Dawn Beach
average rating of 4.878049 based on 42 reviews
5

A lovely apartment

  • 5 of 5

Roy's apartment is a really lovely place, a great view out to the ocean, very comfortable to be in. Spacious, light, airy. The reception staff were very helpful upon check in and check out and very responsive throughout our stay. We had a small issue with the air-conditioning which was rectified within 36 hours and roy was also in touch to say he was also handling the issue.

The pool is a great size and theres a fun slide and diving board, if you want a change from the beach. Something about the water is a bit strange, i think it was a fresh water pool but it tasted a little salty. It made our skin feel quite dry once we got out but its a good excuse to moisturise.

The apartment is located an easy (if hilly) walk to local shops & restaurants, the beach is 5 minute walk away and the restaurants of the french side are only a short car ride away. Its a great spot with a fantastic sunrise (if you feel like the 5am start!) highly recommended and a wonderful apartment to do it from.

  • Submitted: May 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Angola New York
5

Great place to stay

  • 5 of 5

Love the location . Love the privacy . Mostly love the view.

  • Submitted: Apr 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful, quiet, yet close to beach and restaurants

  • 5 of 5

We loved it! The unit was clean and very nice. Bed was great. Lots of nice pillows to choose from. Furniture was comfortable. Really enjoyed the lounge chairs on the balcony. The property was well maintained. Staff was friendly and helpful. We would definitely come back.

  • Submitted: Apr 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Excellent condo

  • 4 of 5

We stayed at Roy's Princess Heights condo for a week in March when my wife had a conference at the Westin which is a short walk down the hill from the condo. This worked out great for us. The condo was quiet, clean, and comfortable and the staff was excellent. The kitchen was fine and we cooked a number of meals there. The downside is we had to drive everywhere except for the Westin and the waters at Dawn Beach were too rough to swim in. Several people said that it is not calm very often there. A highlight during our trip was going to Pinell Island where the swimming and snorkeling was great. Also, be aware that there are no elevators at Princess Heights and there are 3 flights of stairs to get to the condo from the parking lot.

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rochester, New York
5

Great location, great accommodation, great stay

  • 5 of 5

Lovely visit. Roy was fabulous providing very useful information prior to arriving. The condo is well equipped and beautiful with gorgeous patio vistas overlooking the ocean at Dawn beach. the location was great; just a short drive to great beaches and locations on the NE and NW sides of the island. All in all a wonderful experience that we would recommend for an island get away!

  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Clinton, UT, USA
5

We would recommend this condo.

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed staying at this condo. It was quiet, well furnished, had a comfortable mattress, and wonderful ocean view. The owner was great to work with also.

  • Submitted: Feb 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Dawn Beach
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Damage Deposit $250

Non refundable deposit must be received to confirm reservation.
Optional daily cleaning fees are payable to the rental office.
**10% discount on Car Rental website competative rates available on request**

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.