BAIE ORIENTALE, St. Martin -- Following a $1 million refurbishment
and "general sprucing up" of Hotel Mont Vernon, the property will
reopen here on Dec. 6.
Despite the recent terrorist activities, the property is
"committed to open as planned in order to welcome our American
guests after the terrible events," said Chris Aubanel, director of
sales in North America.
The former Blue Bay Club is under new management and is in the
process of retraining its staff.
When the resort reopens, it will sport a new reception area and
beachfront bar; a redesigned main restaurant and pool area, and the
addition of more than 2,700 trees, plants and flowers to the
All suites will have a fresh Caribbean color scheme, new air
conditioning and renovated bathrooms.
Amenities at the hotel include the Ti Case kids club, open
weekdays for children ages 4 to 12; two restaurants and two bars,
and a selection of sports equipment.
Through Dec. 20, opening rates range from $125 to $215, while
rates from Jan. 4 through Feb. 3 and April 1 through Dec. 19, 2002,
range from $155 to $350.
From Dec. 21 through Jan. 3, rates are from $200 to $400; from
Feb. 4 through March 31, rates range from $170 to $380.
All prices are per suite, double, and include full American
For details, call the U.S. sales office at (216) 221-6385 or fax
(216) 221-6234. The e-mail address is [email protected].
Hotel Mont Vernon also can be booked through Gogo Worldwide
Vacations, Travel Impressions, Apple Vacations, American Airlines
Vacations, GWV, TNT Vacations, Inter Islands Tours, Sun Island
Tours and Island Resort Tours.