Garden by the Sea

The Garden by the Sea bed and breakfast lives up to its name, indeed. Overlooking the beach and surrounded by tropical foliage, the building itself is designed in the typical West Indian gingerbread architecture. Enjoy intimacy and natural beauty when you choose to stay at Garden by the Sea, who has won awards for being a "green" establishment.

Guests looking to stay active will be kept plenty busy at Garden by the Sea, as they'll enjoy easy access to a multitude of recreational activities.

Positioned in Estate Enighed, about a hundred yards south west of downtown Cruz Bay, Garden by the Sea welcomes vacationers who are thinking about basing their vacation in this neighborhood.


The Garden Suite features a separate bedroom and living space. The living room is decorated with an elephant bamboo couch, and has large sliding doors that open up to a separate sitting area with gorgeous vaulted ceilings as well as a garden shower.

The Wild Ginger Room appeals to many because of its private tropical garden shower and bright, airy layout.

The Terrace View Room is the only room located on the second floor of the building, which gives it unparalleled views of Frank Bay from it's own private balcony. This makes it easy to catch a glimpse of the romantic sunsets over the Caribbean Sea and nearby St. Thomas.

Each room has their own private bathroom, blue tooth clock radio, and air conditioning.

Garden by the Sea has a grand total of 3 rooms, making it a very small property. Hence, it's a good choice for visitors who enjoy a less commercialized atmosphere.

With respect to amenities, style, and ambience, Caribya! has given this B & B a three and a half star rating. You can learn more about our Caribya! star ratings, which are more conservative than ratings from Trip Advisor and other sites, by clicking here.

Below, you'll find the in-room amenities provided by Garden by the Sea.

  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Private Bath
  • Kitchen
  • Bathrobe
  • Microwave
  • Sitting Area
  • Shower
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Water closet
  • Radio
  • Terrace
  • Air Conditioned
  • Queen Bed
  • Balcony

If you want to confirm exactly what comes with your room, contact the front desk to verify availability.

Activities and Amenities

You will find that the hotel generously offers guests access to coolers, ice packs, towels, chairs, up-to-date snorkeling gear, beach bags, and reusable insulated jugs. This makes your beach day easy, and perhaps lightens your luggage.

The list below gives some other amenities on-site:

  • Complimentary Parking
  • Highspeed Internet

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. To learn more details about the activities and recreation opportunities available at Garden by the Sea, click here.


Guests are treated to a hot, homemade breakfast on the veranda each morning, which includes Pina Colada french toast with banana, foster sauce, eggs Benedict Florentine, buttermilk pancakes, and a variety of quiches. You can also enjoy some classic sides like sausage, bacon, or fresh fruit. Freshly ground coffee is the best way to start the day, or perhaps you'd prefer some juice or tea. Either way, they have a breakfast menu worth taking advantage of.

Also of considerable importance when planning your stay are the local dining establishments one can find in the surrounding area. Vacationers who stay at Garden by the Sea will find a limited but good selection of restaurants close-by. To get more information about dining in the surrounding area, click here.

Guest Services

Making use of this property's guest services -- including the ones below -- can help you get the most out of your vacation in the Virgin Islands.

  • 24 Hour Front Desk
  • Complimentary Parking
  • Meal Plan - Bed & Breakfast
  • Complimentary Breakfast


Guests will encounter many interesting sites and attractions close to Garden by the Sea. Some nearby places of interest are Franklin Powell Park and Cruz Bay Battery. If you're ready to relax, like many travelers who visit this area, your vacation just wouldn't be the same without plenty of time at the beach. Fortunately, you'll find Turner Bay Beach located about a hundred yards from the B & B.

The B & B is located in the vicinity of Cruz Bay, a beautiful area for vacationers to learn about and explore the Virgin Islands.

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

Contact Info

Location: Enighed Ln, Estate Enighed, St. John

Phone: (340) 779-4731



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