Make the most of your tax refund dollars with St Maarten’s Sonesta Resorts’ new, “Tax Back? You Bet!” promotion, a 46% savings on any all-inclusive vacation booked during the entire month for travel the entire year.

Sonesta Maho Beach Resort & Casino, St. Maarten. Photo: Peter Wesley Brown

The resort is offering an additional 21% off (symbolizing the amount of tax & service) on Sonesta’s already low “advance purchase rate” - for a total of 46% savings off published rates.

The promotion is based on a four-night minimum stay, double occupancy, and must be fully pre-paid at the time of booking. Reservations are non-refundable.

Enter booking promo code: TAX13 when booking on the hotel’s website. 

For reservations call +1 800.SONESTA (766-3782), or visit and


About Sonesta Maho Beach Resort & Casino
The Sonesta Maho Beach Resort & Casino, with its all-inclusive meals, drinks, kid’s club and scheduled activities program, is a “destination within a destination,” offering exciting nightlife, a variety of accommodations and first-rate amenities for singles, couples, and families. The 10-acre, 520-room beachfront property is conveniently located on the island’s southwest shore just minutes from the airport, and features a large pool area with swim-up pool bar, cascading waterfalls, a second quiet pool area, oceanfront wedding gazebo, four restaurants and four bars, fitness center, four tennis courts, nightclub, and more than 24,000 square feet of meeting space. Other amenities such as The Maho Serenity Spa, Casino Royale, and motorized water sports, are available for an additional fee.


About Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort & Casino
A serene Caribbean haven, the all-inclusive Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort & Casino is located on Sint Maarten’s one-mile stretch of soft, white sand near the vibrant capital of Philipsburg. This four-star, 257-room property invites guests to unwind with three swimming pools, four restaurants, four bars, and fitness center. Guests may enjoy other amenities such as on-site scuba diving school, the Golden Casino, and motorized water sports for an additional fee. Adding to the excitement and amenities, there are a host of tours and excursions, tennis, Internet service, meeting rooms, and live nightly entertainment.



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