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      07-04-2013, 03:33 AM   #1
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St Martin - La Samanna Luxury Resort

Im heading over to Baie Longue, La Samanna on the island of St Martin in the French West Indies at the end of the month - and just wondered if anyone had been or knew anyone who has been and has any recommendations or views on it?

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http://www.lasamanna.com/web/omar/la_samanna_resort.jsp
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That looks stunning!!! Have a nice holiday
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I will try!!
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That looks horrible. How will you cope

If you want to holiday swap I'll be here...
http://www.logcabinswales.co.uk/home.php?/home
(was quite looking forward to it until this thread )
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You've got free WIFI in the village there, so stop moaning Rog, what more do you bloody want!!!??
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You've got free WIFI in the village there, so stop moaning Rog, what more do you bloody want!!!??
Oh have I?!?! We've been for the last 4 or 5 years and the lack of signal has been a right twat - let's see if it reaches our cabin before I cancel and join you & your family . Couldn't face going abroad with the kids this year but will be blasting Florida next year .

edit - reading the website I reckon the free WiFi will just be in the reception building
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Are you going via Amsterdam or a US airport? Just curious. I went from Miami just for a few days and it's a great place. Didn't stay at that resort but I love the island, especially the beach at the end of the runway.
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I've wanted to go for years just for the runway beach!
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I have been to St Martin a few times but not for a few years. The island was divided into a French half and a Dutch half. There are some great beaches but like many Caribbean islands you do have to be a but careful where you wander from a security point of view. There are several casinos that I believe are on the Dutch side. There are a few nice restaurants in Marigot on the French side.
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Interesting. Never got an impression of any iffy security as we wandered about. Went to the Cayman Islands afterwards and that was the same.

Probably good advice, nevertheless.
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Thanks for advice and info guys - appreciated. Flying first class via Paris or have an option via Miami.
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First Class In that case I'd go London City Airport (based on your location) to AMS and then get the KLM 747-400 direct to SXM.

Anyway, will be a fantastic holiday - enjoy!
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