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 choice for vacationers hoping to go out after dinner. Happy Buzzard is one such entertainment possibility, though there are plenty of other options if you choose to venture out.

Positioned toward the northeastern outskirts of downtown Charlotte Amalie, At Home in the Tropics Bed & Breakfast offers a warm welcome to visitors who are interested in basing their vacation in this neighborhood. It's 0.9 miles northwest of the center of Havensight.


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, making it a very small property. Travelers who know that fancy, commercial resorts aren't their style will like the sheltered setting at this location. In terms of overall merit, we have awarded this B & B a 3 star rating.

Below, you'll find a list of in-room amenities found at At Home in the Tropics Bed & Breakfast.

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

Be sure to contact the property if you need their amenities, if it's a high priority for 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.

Also offered at the B & B:

  • Wi Fi Internet Access

We suggest you call the front desk if you're looking forward to something in particular. To view our in-depth description about the activities and recreation opportunities offered at At Home in the Tropics Bed & Breakfast, click here.


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 number of nearby restaurants is a necessary factor to consider when selecting your accommodations in the US Virgin Islands. Visitors staying at At Home in the Tropics Bed & Breakfast will discover a small handful of restaurants within reach. Click here for more information on this area's dining choices.

Guest Services

The services available to guests of this location, including the one listed below, may be useful during your trip.

  • Complimentary Breakfast


You will notice many attractions in the vicinity of At Home. Plan a vacation outing to some of the closest attractions like Solberg Farm, St. Thomas Historical Trust, and Market Square. If you plan to work on your tan, like many tourists who visit the Virgin Islands' coast, you've no doubt made time for plenty of basking at the beach. Fortunately, you'll find Magens Bay located a mile and a half from the B & B.

One of the closest areas of interest to the B & B is Havensight. For a fun way to fill your day, take a side trip to a nearby town or two to check out just what else the Virgin Islands has to offer.

If you're still curious about what's located near the property, click here.

Contact Info

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

Phone: (340) 777-9857



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