Overlooking Orient Beach in the West Indies, Alamanda Resort is one of St. Martin's newest resorts. The Orient Bay shopping center is adjacent to the property, and the French capitol of Marigot is just 12 kilometers away, offering guests a variety of shopping, dining and nightlife options. There are over 30 white sand beaches on the island and a wonderful array of recreational possibilities are available to visitors. Several casino's are located about the isle, and there many restaurants serving a variety of international cuisine.
The recently-renovated resort features a large outdoor pool surrounded by thatched shades and thickly cushioned lounge chairs. A path leads from the pool to the beach, where vendors offer a variety of water sports and guests can utilize the complimentary snorkeling equipment provided by the hotel. Sun loungers, towels and umbrellas for both the beach and the pool are provided. Nearby recreation includes kite surfing and banana boats. After dark, the resorts' rooftop sundeck beckons guests to grab a cocktail, find a lounge chair and just kick back. The resort issues identification cards that allow for charging privileges at several of the al fresco dining venues that line Orient Beach. Café Alamanda is a casual restaurant and bar offering breakfast and dinner, with lunch served during the winter. French and Caribbean specialties include chicken with ginger cream sauce, salmon with tagliatelle and scallops with rum-ginger Creole sauce. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available in all public areas. A kiosk in the lobby provides Internet access and the 24-hour front desk staff can assist with concierge, tour assistance and business services. The hotel offers airport shuttle service (surcharge), and parking is complimentary during guest stays.
Each of the studio and two-bedroom accommodations features a balcony or veranda with teak lounge chairs and cocktail tables. Kitchenettes contain ranges, refrigerators, microwave ovens and other common appliances. All rooms provide complimentary wireless Internet access, as well as dial-up Internet access and cable television. Rollaway beds (surcharge) and cribs are available on request.