Cruz Bay Accomodation Options

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As a focal point for tourism in the area, Cruz Bay offers a wide range of options with regards to pretty much anything you need for a great vacation, including accommodations. Within town limits you'll find a few small hotels and several condo complexes.  But a few minutes farther out of town you'l find many additional options, including two large beachfront resort hotels, a wide selection of small condo buildings and complexes, a large selection of individual villas (private rental homes).  Collectively, these accommodations span every imaginable price level, from quite modest to sky high (particularly during the peak season).

Hotels

Caneel Bay Resort

There are multiple types of accommodations to pick from in the area, including two bed & breakfasts and a pair of resorts. Visitors wanting to enjoy an active nightlife scene will find just that at a pair hotels around Cruz Bay. Read more information about each one by clicking the names.

A great destination with active on-site recreation is Caneel Bay Resort. Founded by Laurance Rockefeller and created within the Virgin Islands National Park, Caneel Bay embraces the natural simplicity of its unspoiled setting. Featuring seven pristine white sand beaches on a secluded 170-acre peninsula, the resort's 166 rooms gaze upon the lush tropical gardens and the turquoise-blue Caribbean Sea. They can be found on North Shore Road.

Accommodations Map

One property on the waterfront worth considering is The Westin St. John Resort. Located along the white sand beaches of Great Cruz Bay, the The Westin St. John Resort is a prestigious AAA Four Diamond hotel. A stay at the resort means guests will be surrounded by lush greenery, rolling hills, and vistas of the Caribbean sea. You will be able to find them at 300B Chocolate Hole.

Another notable option available is Cruz Bay Boutique Hotel. There are 10 guest rooms and one penthouse apartment suite available at Cuz Bay Boutique. Each of the guest rooms are crisp, clean, and well-appointed yet simple in their elegance, while the apartment suite is expansive and houses everything you need for an autonomous getaway --including a full kitchen. The property is situated at 74 King Street.

These examples are only some of what's available. For more in formation concerning the standard hotels available, read this article.

Condos and Villa Complexes

Cruz Bay Apartments

There are non-hotel booking options here, including a few condominiums and several villa complexes.

If you are wanting to find lots of convenient dining options not far from your accommodation, Gallows Point Resort is one spot to think about. Located on beautiful St. John, over half of which is a dedicated nature preserve, Gallows Point Resort is a rare jewel for vacationers. The open-air feel of the resort makes it easy to feel at one with nature in your ocean-view suite. If you would like to call before booking a room, you can do so at (340) 776-6434.

If you're someone who wants plenty of tasty dining within reach of your accommodation, Sirenusa is one location you shouldn't overlook. Sirenusa has a storied history. The project began with plans to create an oasis of luxury condominiums on more than five acres of beachfront property though what ended up being built was not located on the beach at all. You can reach them at (340) 690-9404.

Seashore Allure: A picturesque luxury resort on St. John, Seashore Allure is a one-of-a-kind property that offers guests everything they need for an unforgettable stay on the island -- and plenty of extras as well. For customers who want to call before making reservations, you can do so at (340) 779-2800.

Fortunately, you'll be able to find some other choices too. Click to find our guide to these types of accommodations within the area.

You can see a full listing of accommodations for St. John by clicking here.

Camping and Eco-Tourism

Cinnamon Bay Campground

Travelers who want to be close to nature should check out the variety of eco-tourist options offered nearby.

A destination located on the water's edge worth considering is Cinnamon Bay Campground. Sites are available on a first come, first served basis, allowing guests to choose exactly which plot they feel most comfortable with during their stay. No matter your choice, you'll have easy access to bathrooms and showers. If you are looking for something specific and want to call in advance, you can do so at (340) 776-6330.

Nature enthusiasts can find different local eco-lodges in the vicinity, including Trinidad Charlie's Cottages. Cut yourself off from the busy, modern life you've become accustomed to with a stay at Trinidad Charlie's Cottages. Here, instead of checking your phone for updates, you'll stare at the stars, listen to the birds chirping, and get to know yourself again. To contact them, call (340) 693-8959.

Those planning to visit Cruz Bay will have a wider range of eco-accommodation choices. Click here to check out our page dedicated to these types of properties.

Individual Villas

Some vacationers would rather have the privacy offered by one of the privately rented villas. Those wanting to find out more about the private rental properties in and around Cruz Bay by visiting this page.

 

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