Reserved a lowest cost, Gardenview room. We got a huge suite overlooking the beach with two full baths. Gorgeous, enormous pool with swim up open air bar. Open air lobby and dining room. Terrific location bordering the marina with lots of restaurants within easy walking distance. Breakfast is included.
After a minor traffic mishap, the wonderful hotel desk people handled everything, including filling out the legal forms and negotiating with the other party.
One of the very best places to stay in the Caribbean.
Fantastic stay, great service friendly staff. Our reservation was a little mixed up and our room wasn't ready for us so we had to move after the first night, then we had a double instead of a twin. But when we told them, they did sort it out. For me the beds were not very comfy - but that may be just me! You will need a car as this hotel is high on a hill and a good distance from anything. But this island is worth exploring so that shouldn't be a problem! La Toubana has great views, a fab restaurant and as I have said the staff are fantastic! So generally a great Hotel.
Family feel to this hotel, everyone that worked there was very friendly. Had a friendship drinks night which meant we met other people staying there. The Rotabas had everythig we needed and its close proximity to the beach is great.We would stay there again and recommend it to others.
We recently stayed at this facility and we're very impressed with the staff who were very helpful driving us to the beach or into town (a thrice daily offering), making restaurant reservations etc.
The facility is fading into its sunset years however with some gentle crumbling of intrastructure as is often the case in the Caribbean. The upgraded room was much appreciated with its kitchenette. Would suggest a tea towel and dish cloth with a little dish soap.
The pool was very nice as was poolside deck chairs.
Breakfast buffet was consistent with basic offerings of 3-4 bread, 1-2 cereal, jam, cheese, 2 fruits, juice and a variety of coffees and tea
I needed a place to stay close to the airport for an early morning flight. This was the closest location, in a very sketchy neighbourhood. I walked down the road to get pizza and stayed in my room the rest of the night. The hotel room was clean with all necessities needed. The receptionist was very polite and helpful. Although we asked the front desk for a wake up call, and never got it. Good thing we had an iPad, because there is no alarm clock. They work with a taxi company, so it was a relief not having to try to arrange something for my flight. However the guy who arrived as the taxi driver was a bit rude. Over all, stay here only if you have to. Other wise spend the few extra dollars to go a bit further out of the ghetto.
The rooms were comfortable, clean, stylish, and the beds were extremely comfortable. The views from the balconies were lovely and the balcony kitchenette was adequately stocked and very handy. The bathrooms were very nice, modern, very clean. Our only complaint was that there could be more hooks or shelf space, and the lighting could be a little better. The fact that the Mahogany is one of several buildings within the La Creole Hotel complex was a little confusing at first. The hotel staff was generally very helpful and pleasant; a few exceptions, especially in the buffet restaurant. Definitely a snobby bias against those who are not fluent in French! Be warned if you are English-speaking and not French-fluent that most staff outside of the front desk do not speak much English and misunderstandings can result. The food in the buffet, breakfast and dinner, is good-to-excellent. The pool is beautiful. The beach and swimming cove were just so-so, but the option of being taken out to Islet de Gossier just offshore, upon request, more than made up for it. Many amenities in the hotel and pretty grounds, like a good bar and much comfy common space for hanging out, made for an extremely pleasant stay.
With its white-sand beaches, rolling hills, and coral reefs, Grand-Terre remains the most frequently visited of the Guadeloupe Islands, and tourists snorkel, dive, or fish in the pristine waters of the Caribbean Sea. For land activities, play a round of 9-hole at Golf International of Saint Francois, visit one of the island's casinos, or dance the evening away at a local nightclub.
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