Hotel L'Esplanade

Phone: 011 590 590 87 06 55
Toll Free: 866 596 8365
Fax: 011 590 590 87 29 15

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B.P. 5007 - Grand Case
97150 St Martin F.W.I.

Visit our sister hotels and vacation rentals:
Le Petit Hotel St. Martin, F.W.I.
Blue Pelican St. Maarten, D.W.I.

Hotel L'Esplanade © St Martin Grand Case F.W.I.
We aim to offer the best hotel experience on St. Martin, anticipating your needs so you can relax and start enjoying your vacation from the moment you arrive. If there's anything we can do to help, just ask us, and if you have any questions before your visit, don't hesitate to email or call.


  • St. Martin is a unique blend of Caribbean casual and French sophistication. A sun-soaked, tropical paradise, where the sea and sky are infinitely blue and tranquility is a way of life. Find out why so many travelers return to St. Martin time and time again. Experience the "art of being" in the French Caribbean.

  • Grand Case is an idyllic place, not just for its quaint Creole setting, but also for its cuisine, the most distinguished in all the Caribbean. Here is where the French art of fine dining marries the Caribbean joy of good eating. After a sumptuous meal, stroll down "Restaurant Row" and explore the many charming boutiques and art galleries. The central location of this picturesque seaside village allows you to discover all that this alluring island has to offer.

  • Grand Case panoramic overview

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  • Reception Desk and Office Hours: The front desk is open daily from 7:30am until 9pm. Guests may check in anytime after 4pm and must check out before noon, unless of course other arrangements have been made. If you have an early flight on the day of your departure, please settle your account the night before.

  • Internet: We offer complimentary wireless internet access throughout all of our guest rooms, as well as in the reception. If you did not bring a lap-top, we have a guest computer located in the reception which is available from 8:00am until 8:30pm

  • Boutique: Downstairs from the reception, by the office, we have a selection of L'Esplanade merchandise (t-shirts, tank tops, boat-necks, caps, robes), postcards, stamps, art prints, CD's, sunscreen etc... Please come down and have a look!


  • Breakfast: To be ordered the previous night, before 8pm. We offer a continental breakfast served in your room starting at 8am until... Should you wish to have breakfast, please notify the front desk before 8pm the previous night so that we may order it fresh from the bakery.
    Breakfast consists of: regular or decaf coffee, tea or hot chocolate, your choice of 2: croissant, pain au chocolat, pain au raisin, apple turnover or baguette, freshly squeezed orange, freshly squeezed grapefruit, apple or pineapple juice, butter and jam. $15 per person, or see our a la carte menu.

  • Books and Newspapers: For your enjoyment we have a wide selection of books downstairs by the office - please help yourself. We also have the Daily Herald and the Miami Herald delivered to the hotel daily, excluding Sundays. The newspapers are located in the reception on a first come, first served basis.

  • Mini Bar: Cold drinks are available at the front desk. Soda/Ice Tea/Juice $2.50 - Beer $3.50 - Water $4.00 - Coffee $4.00 - Wine and champagne, see wine list in your room.

Laundry & Beach Towels

  • Laundry: We are happy to wash, dry and fold your laundry. The cost for a full load is $20.00. We are also able to send out any dry cleaning you may have - this usually takes two to three days.

  • Beach Towels: We want to create a relaxed atmosphere and therefore do not want you to have to sign our beach towels out. Please be responsible with them - do not take more than you need and please return them to us after your day at the beach or pool. Your cooperation is appreciated.

In Your Room

  • Smoking: As a courtesy to our non-smoking guests, we would appreciate it if you would smoke out on the terrace.

  • Voltage: The French side of the island operates on 220 voltage. Please check your electrical appliances in order to avoid accidents. If you find that you are in need of a transformer or an adapter, we will be happy to provide you with one.

  • Private Safe: Please keep all of your valuables and money in the safe. Hotel L'Esplanade is not responsible for lost, misplaced or stolen items. Please note that there is only one key for your safe; if lost, you will be charged $150.00 in order for us to replace it.


  • Water: Water is one of our most precious commodities here on St. Martin. Seawater is converted into fresh water by our desalination plant; a very expensive process. Please be respectful by not wasting water. For example, please do not let the water run while you are shaving or brushing your teeth. We truly appreciate your cooperation.

  • Air Conditioning: Please do not leave your windows or doors open while the air conditioning is on. The unit will freeze, hindering the flow of cold air.

  • Recycle: Please help us in our effort to preserve the planet! Please place all of your plastic and glass in the blue bin beneath your sink. The housekeepers will remove the items from your room daily.
    A towel hung up means "I would like to use it again".