Summit Resort Hotel wins 2017 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice award

Staff of The Summit Resort


Ms. Edna “Pat” Evans General Manager of The Summit Resort

CUPECOY, St. Maarten – The Summit Resort Hotel today announced it has been recognized as a winner in the Top Bargain Hotels – Caribbean category of the 2017 TripAdvisor Travelers’ ChoiceR awards for Hotels, ranking 24th out of 25 total winners.

In the 15th year of the awards, TripAdvisor has highlighted the world’s top properties based on the millions of reviews and opinions collected in a single year from travelers around the globe. Winners were identified in the categories of Top Hotels, Luxury, Bargain, Small, Service, B&Bs and Inns, Romance and Family. The hallmarks of Travelers’ Choice hotels winners are remarkable service, value and quality.

“The Summit is thrilled to win the 2017 Travelers’ Choice Award from TripAdvisor and wishes to thank the hundreds of Summit guests who shared their opinion of the Summit in TripAdvisor reviews,” said Bruce B. Jakubovitz, Managing Director for the Summit Resort

The staff of The Summit Resort

Hotel. “Full credit for this award goes to General Manager Evans and her entire staff for providing the wonderful service that the Summit is famous for along with its’ clean, comfortable rooms and wonderful location close to the best beaches, shopping, dining and nightlife that St Maarten has to offer.”

“TripAdvisor relies on the experiences and opinions of our travel community to determine the winners of the Travelers’ Choice awards for hotels,” said Barbara Messing, chief marketing officer for TripAdvisor. “Travelers planning 2017 trips can find inspiration for some of the best places to book around the world from this diverse group of outstanding accommodations.”

To see TripAdvisor traveler reviews and opinions of The Summit Resort Hotel go to:

For all of the 2017 Travelers’ Choice Hotel winners, visit:

Travelers can also follow the conversation on Twitter at #travelerschoice

About The Summit Resort Hotel

The Summit Resort Hotel has been offering guests a sense of “Old World Caribbean Charm” since opening in 1973. Located in the Cupecoy area of Dutch St. Maarten, the Summit is close to the best beaches, shopping, dining and nightlife on the island. At the same time, the Summits’ private, gated setting on a bluff overlooking Simpson Bay Lagoon, provides a peaceful setting in which to relax and unwind while enjoying one of the best views on the island.

Guest rooms are located in one and two-storey villas connected by meandering walkways and offer clean, comfortable air-conditioned accommodations that feature full kitchen facilities as well as free high-speed Wi-Fi, in room safes, private balconies and so much more.

About TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor® is the world’s largest travel site**, enabling travelers to unleash the potential of every trip. TripAdvisor offers advice from millions of travelers and a wide variety of travel choices and planning features with seamless links to booking tools that check hundreds of websites to find the best hotel prices.

TripAdvisor branded sites make up the largest travel community in the world, reaching 390 million average monthly unique visitors*, and reached 435 million reviews and opinions covering 6.8 million accommodations, restaurants and attractions. The site operates in 49 markets worldwide. TripAdvisor: Know better. Book better. Go better.

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*Source: TripAdvisor log files, average monthly unique visitors, Q3 2016

**Source: comScore Media Metrix for TripAdvisor Sites, worldwide, July 2016