Sonesta Ocean Point Resort Announces Luxury Travel Guide Award, Accolades and Outstanding Trip Advisor Ranking

By Kerry Biddle on 18th August, 2015

ST. MAARTEN (August 17, 2015) – The luxurious, all-inclusive and adults-only Sonesta Ocean Point Resort is proud to announce recent awards and nominations the property received in its first successful year since opening in Winter 2015. The five-star, all-suite resort brings a new brand of style and outstanding service to St. Maarten set in the most spectacular location on the southernmost point of the island, adjacent to Sonesta Maho Beach Resort & Casino.

The Luxury Travel Guide awarded Sonesta Ocean Point with Luxury Sea View Resort of the Year. The organization represents the pinnacle of hospitality achievement, championing the best in respective fields. All winners of the Luxury Travel Guide Awards are subject to rigorous assessment criteria, carried out by their in-house professionals. This ensures only the most deserving companies receive this prestigious accolades gaining a place in the awards winners’ guide, that is distributed to over 400,000 professional and affluent individuals around the world.

Sonesta Ocean Point has also been nominated by the esteemed World Travel Awards as the Caribbean’s Leading New Hotel and in the Luxury All Inclusive Resort category. The winners will be announced later this year. Now in its 22nd year, the organization rewards and celebrates excellence across all sectors of the tourism industry and is recognized globally as the ultimate hallmark of quality.

In addition, we are pleased to share that Sonesta Ocean Point is now ranked at #15 of the best hotel in St. Maaten in just the six months that is has been open and started at #84. Our goal is to reach the top 10 by end of the year and top #5 in 2016. We want to thanks all our guests and supporters for the continued success of this project.

For more information or bookings please call 800-SONESTA (223-0757), or visit

Sonesta Ocean Point Resort is the premier five-star, all-suite property bringing a new brand of style, luxury and outstanding service to St. Maarten. Ultra-luxurious yet sustainable, the 129-room adults-only resort is set in the most spectacular location on the southernmost point of the island, adjacent to Sonesta Maho Beach Resort & Casino. After a multi-million dollar renovation to the former Ocean Terrace building, the resort blends contemporary design with a Caribbean vibe in the public spaces to each of the spacious accommodations ranging from the Junior Suite to the Luxury Penthouse. Exclusive to Sonesta Ocean Point guests, the resort features three pools including The Edge infinity pool with private beach on the cliff, Swim Out pool connected to its namesake suites, and The Point Pool; three bars and lounges including the Sunset Lounge & Bar, Azul Rooftop Bar for private functions; Martin’s contemporary lobby café and bar; the Mediterranean-influenced Azul restaurant; an in-resort boutique; and other resort amenities such as 24-hour room service, gazebos, private cabanas, and a dedicated open air wellness area.