The new ocean point (opening fall 2014) will serve as a paragon of the personalized, limitless, all-inclusive resort concept. ultra-luxurious and set in the most spectacular location, the “resort within a resort” sits on the westernmost point of the island, adjacent to the legendary sonesta maho beach resort & casino.
A full renovation and refurbishment is taking place and the resort’s conference facilities will be completely renovated, along with ocean terrace, the buffet venue and the point gourmet dining restaurant, upping the food and beverage experience to one that will rival anywhere on the island.
Stylish, relaxing environments will combine everything that today’s modern traveler has come to expect. swim out suites are the sought after accommodations here, as a system of swimming pools will line the entire frontage of the resort so guests can relax and swim from their terraces.
Blending contemporary design and a traditional caribbean vibe, stylists and architects will create a chic, inviting atmosphere for each of the 125 spacious luxury suites. utilizing custom- designed furnishings, carefully thought out lighting and art while effortlessly maintaining the allure of the casual caribbean. modena italy’s porcelain floors play host to furniture made with certified, plantation-farmed wood accented with northern greek marble, making for one of the most uniquely designed hotels st. maarten, and the entire caribbean, has seen.
Azul, the open-air restaurant will be the central meeting place, while dining will expand out around the dramatic azure-blue swimming pool perched on a terrace, which appears to float above the equally azure caribbean sea below.
The new Edge pool seamlessly blends into the horizon, and will be surrounded by its own exclusive stretch of sand, providing the ultimate private beach on the cliff feature, and will feature comfortable sun beds with cabanas and umbrellas. the point, a second swimming pool with stone deck is also on offer along with swim out pool, which meanders along the frontage of the resort. azul restaurant, the swimming pools and all above amenities will be for exclusive use of ocean point guests.
intimate gazebos and private cabanas will pepper the property and pool decks offering romantic nooks. a nursery in the rear of the resort will play host to a garden where the resort’s chef will select fresh ingredients for that day’s menu selections, while a dedicated wellness area will offer simple but intuitive massage treatments, yoga and other methods. a concept store featuring carefully curated resort wear and accessories from around the world will offer a unique shopping experience in this duty-free hub.
the new ocean point will encompass smart hospitality, stellar service, and the courage to constantly exceed the expectations of our guests, while maintaining a philosophy that echoes the passion of our work in the caribbean.