: The island of St. Martin/St. Maarten sustained heavy damage during Hurricane Irma in September 2017.
Located at the southern end of this gastronomically famed beach town, this hotel is the upstart sibling of L'Esplanade. For some, it may be more inviting, as it has a beach, albeit one dependent on sea conditions.
Unlike the usual Antillean gingerbread houses in the area, this three-story hotel feels both Moorish and Mediterranean, with slender pillars, statuesque balustrades an...