At Home in the Tropics Bed & Breakfast

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At Home in the Tropics Bed & Breakfast

Set in a building built in 1803 as the barracks for the personal guard of the Danish colonial governor, this bright and cheery bed and breakfast is located in the oldest part of town. Surrounded by beautiful historic buildings and featuring a gorgeous view of the St. Thomas Harbor, it features a casual atmosphere that provides guests with a relaxing stay and a great home base for exploring the island.

Despite being home to the largest cruise port in the Caribbean, knowledgeable visitors realize Charlotte Amalie is also a great choice for those seeking tranquility and quiet beauty. This B&B; is perfectly situated in an area that offers the cultural authenticity of a colonial Caribbean port town, and the convenience of being just minutes away from shopping, restaurants and attractions.

At Home can also be a terrific spot for vacationers looking for some after-dinner fun. Happy Buzzard is one such after-hours destination, but there are plenty of other options if you choose to venture out.

Positioned on the northeastern outskirts of downtown Charlotte Amalie, At Home in the Tropics Bed & Breakfast is a great choice for customers who want to stay in this neighborhood. In case you're wondering, the center of Havensight is less than a mile (a kilometer and a half) to the southeast.


There are four unique guestrooms in At Home in the Tropics, though all have beautiful French doors and shutters for privacy at night. Rooms one and two both have king beds and share the upper deck. Room three has a queen bed and is near the pool. Room four is located at the end of the house and has a king bed. All rooms have a two night minimum stay.

At Home has just 4 units. Accordingly, it is appealing to visitors who enjoy a relatively intimate setting. In terms of overall merit, we have rated this B & B a rating of 3 stars.

An overview of the in-room amenities available for visitors at At Home in the Tropics Bed & Breakfast is provided below.

  • Safe
  • In-Room Alarm Clock
  • Mini-Fridge
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Air Conditioned
  • Private Bath
  • King Bed
  • Hairdryer
  • Queen Bed

Call the B & B to confirm the availability of a specific amenity, if it's particularly important to you.

Activities and Amenities

Activities and Recreation at At Home in the Tropics Bed & Breakfast

Although the swimming pool area is used for breakfast in the morning, throughout the rest of the day it is a great gathering space for guests to relax, read a book, surf the internet using the complimentary wifi, or socialize with other guests.

The pool area includes three decks with chaise lounges, bistro sets, and comfy wicker chairs. Two of the decks are covered for shade, and the other is perfect for enjoying the tropical sun. The entire area provides an ideal setting for experiencing outdoor living, enjoying the views or just relaxing after a busy day shopping and exploring.

The part of town they are located in is the oldest, directly up from Fort Christian and it is great for cultural exploration. There is a historic walking tour that starts at Blackbeard's Castle just above them. They are surrounded by beautiful historical buildings, step streets, and parks such as Government House and its garden, Crown House, the Lutheran and Reformed Church parsonages, the Frederick Lutheran Church, Emancipation Garden, Roosevelt Park, 99 Steps, and more.

For this lodging's general amenities, check out the following list:

  • Wi Fi Internet Access
  • Air Conditioned

If you want to know exactly what to expect upon arrival, it's best to check with the front desk because these details can sometimes change. Visit this page to navigate to our in-depth discussion about the specific activities offered at At Home in the Tropics Bed & Breakfast.


Dining at At Home in the Tropics Bed & Breakfast

A "Continental Plus" breakfast is served each morning poolside every morning from 7 AM until 10 AM. In addition, a kitchenette is available for use by guests.

The amount of nearby restaurants is important to consider when selecting accommodations in the US Virgin Islands. Hungry guests will find a few solid places to eat within reach of these accommodations. For more information about your dining options near this property, click here.

Guest Services

Guest services here at At Home in the Tropics Bed & Breakfast, including the one named below, may help you get the most out of your time here.

  • Complimentary Breakfast


Guests will find many attractions in the vicinity of At Home. Some of the closest attractions include Solberg Farm and St. Thomas Historical Trust. If you're ready to relax, like most travelers who visit the Virgin Islands, your vacation wouldn't be complete without plenty of time at the beach. You'll find Magens Bay located a mile and a half to the north of this B & B.

One closeby area of interest from the B & B is Havensight. If your itinerary allows, take a day to travel to a neighboring city to check out just what else the Virgin Islands has to offer.

For more info on what else is in the vicinity of the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: 1680 Dronningens Gade, downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas

Phone: (340) 777-9857



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