Bluebeards Castle

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Bluebeards Castle
 

Due to the horrific damage from two category 5 hurricanes, Bluebeard's Castle is currently closed for renovations. They have reported that the Pirate's Pension units will open in late 2019, but the rest of the units are closed until further notice. They are working hard to restore these accommodations to their original splendor.

Bluebeard's Castle has a truly astonishing pedigree- a fortress from the 17th century, an ex-governor's residence, serene hilltop real estate with startlingly gorgeous vistas of the local town and harbor, and proximity to some of the best restaurants and shopping in the Virgin Islands. With all of this and more going for it, combined with a mutil-million dollar renovation underway, Bluebeard's Castle resoundingly sets itself apart from other hotels.

Bluebeards Castle can also be an excellent spot for those looking for some after-dinner fun. In addition to other things, you'll be able to relax at their very own bar, which is located conveniently on the property.

Located in the eastern part of Charlotte Amalie, Bluebeards Castle offers a warm welcome to visitors interested in staying in this part of the city and its environs.

Accommodations

Bluebeard's Castle offers two simple choices in guestrooms: studio villa or one bedroom villa. All villas are comfortably and modernly outfitted with flat-screen televisions, couches, small dining areas, ceiling fans, patios, wall safes, and crisp and clean decorations and paint. Rooms provide breathtaking, almost surreal views of the harbor from the hilltop it is perched atop.

This resort has been given a rating of two and a half stars from Caribya! after considering ambience, style, public spaces and furnishings. Learn more about our Caribya! star ratings, and why they are usually lower than the ratings awarded by Trip Advisor and other sites, by clicking here.

An overview of the guest room amenities that you'll find at Bluebeards Castle include:

  • Coffee Maker
  • Safe
  • Private Bath
  • Terrace
  • Refrigerator
  • Balcony

Call the property to ensure you'll have certain amenities, if it's a high priority for you.

Activities and Amenities

Bluebeard's Castle features a pool with miniature waterfall, kid's pool, jacuzzi, pool bar, laundry facilities, tennis, and dining. Nearby, guests can enjoy many picturesque beaches, golfing, fishing, boating, snorkeling, SCUBA diving, sailing, windsurfing, duty-free shopping, gourmet restaurants, area tours, and the sights and sounds of St. Thomas harbor and the town of Charlotte Amalie.

The resort itself is made up of some historic buildings, like a 17th century fortress named after the infamous pirate Bluebeard and the former residence of the Danish governor of St. Thomas island, and takes up an entire hilltop, offering up some of the most astounding views of the surrounding hills, sea, harbor, and red-roofed town of Charlotte Amalie. Bluebeard's Castle is undergoing a mutil-million dollar remodel to make it even more spectacular.

The list below displays other amenities on this property:

  • Exercise Equipment
  • Wheel Chair Access

Since the specifics tend to change, it's a good idea to call ahead of time if you're looking forward to something in particular. To see an in-depth discussion about the types of activities and recreation opportunities offered at Bluebeards Castle, click here.

Food

Dining at Bluebeards Castle

Outside of what's available on-site, guests hoping for further culinary diversity should also take into account the region's other local mealtime selections. Guests looking for a bite to eat will encounter a few solid places to eat nearby. It's never a bad idea to find out which nearby restaurants are worth visiting, though Bluebeards Castle provides some tasty choices of its own. To find out more about dining in this area, click here.

Guest Services

The guest services -- including the ones listed here -- can help you keep your entire time in the Virgin Islands easy and enjoyable.

  • Tour Desk
  • Dry Cleaning/Laundry

Nearby

You'll encounter many attractions located near Bluebeards Castle. Some nearby places of interest are St. Thomas Historical Trust, Market Square, and Market Square East Theater. If you hope to do a lot of relaxing, like many travelers visiting this area, your vacation just wouldn't be the same without ample basking at the beach. Morning Star Beach, one of the nearest, is located a mile and a half to the south-southeast of this resort.

One closeby area of interest from the resort is Charlotte Amalie. If you find yourself with spare time, have a little side trip to a nearby town to explore the sights and sounds they have to offer.

For the full discussion of what's located near the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Bluebeards Hill, Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas 00801

Phone: (340) 774-1600

Website: http://www.bluebeards-castle.com/

 

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