Activities in Red Hook

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St. Thomas' “second city” of Red Hook is located on the island's southeastern tip and is home to the ferry terminal which brings passengers back and forth from the nearby island of St. John.  The town can be busy at times, but not in a way that will overwhelm those looking for a quiet getaway.  The dining and nightlife scene is increasingly becoming a draw, but there are also a number of tried and true activities to keep visitors busy that include all manner of watersports, shopping at the Havensight Mall for duty free goods, and getting in a game of tennis at one of several courts that tend to be available at various accommodations. 


Red Hook Diving

Just offshore from Red Hook lies an abundance of reefs and unique geological formations. In addition, divers in the area will be able to take a ferry from here to St. John and the the BVI, where more dive sites await.

You'll find 5 dive services and at least 6 interesting dive sites to choose from. To reach our complete page about diving opportunities in this area, go to this page.


Marlin Prince Sports Fishing Charter

Known primarily for its marina, Red Hook has plenty of services for fishermen wanting to head offshore for a day of fishing. 

If you have some fishing fanatics in your group, they'll be pleased to know 8 charter fishing services operate from this area. To navigate to our detailed page about deep sea fishing, use this link.


If you're a golf fanatic you probably realize Red Hook isn't overloaded with golf greens. However, there is one golf course in the area. The only course in the area is Mahogany Run Public Golf Course. To find out about other golf courses throughout St. Thomas, use this link.

Sailing and Boating

Independence Sailboat Charter

Take some time to look through the following table for a list of firms that can help you enjoy some time on the water.

Boating Opportunities In Red Hook
Name Phone Location
Caribbean Blue Boat Charters (340) 690-2583 Central Red Hook
Daysail High Pockets Adventure (340) 690-0587 Central Red Hook
Good Day Charters (340) 514-3458 Central Red Hook
Hakuna Matata Charters (626) 824-5039 Central Red Hook
Independence Sailboat Charter (340) 775-1408 Central Red Hook
Nate's Custom Charters Day Tours (340) 244-2497 Central Red Hook
Oh Be Joyful Sailing (340) 244-0605 Central Red Hook
Rumbaba Charters (340) 690-1659 Central Red Hook
Sail With Liberty (443) 831-1911 Central Red Hook
Sail with Captain Max (340) 775-7467 Central Red Hook
Simplicity Charters (340) 774-9348 Central Red Hook
Stormy Petrel and Pirate's Penny Tours (340) 775-7990 Central Red Hook
Sun Sea Charters (340) 626-6785 Central Red Hook
Treazzure Sailing Adventures (340) 690-2735 Central Red Hook
VIBE Charters (340) 626-2875 Central Red Hook

If you want to read about nearby marinas and charter operators visit this page.


Coki Beach Dive Club

If there are some folks who enjoy shopping traveling with you, they can while away some time exploring a few of the area's 31 retail stores. To learn about opportunities for shopping in Red Hook and nearby, use this link.


Coral World Ocean Park

Also plan on spending some time soaking in the sights and sounds of Red Hook. Among other sights, the area has 7 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to visitors Vacationers who like the open air are likely to have fun visiting the area's outdoor parks and botanical gardens. Click to visit our page regarding area sightseeing and attractions.

Take a minute to read the table just below for a list of a firm that will help you enjoy some great sightseeing.

Sightseeing Services Near Red Hook
Name Location
Ecotours Hassel Island Frenchtown, 5.9 mi. West of Central Red Hook
Ecotours Mangrove Lagoon 1.6 mi. West-Southwest of Central Red Hook


Red Hook Snorkeling

If you enjoy snorkeling you'll be pleased to know you can easily find places to do so while vacationing in Red Hook. You can get more details about opportunities to go snorkeling by going to this page.


Going to a spa just might be one of the highlights of your entire vacation. Spa-goers will find plenty of options, considering that there are 5 spas that operate in this area. Anyone needing to find out more about this topic can do so here.


Ritz-Carlton St. Thomas

If you'd like to play some tennis during your visit you might want to make your reservations at a hotel that has a tennis court. Fortunately, you can choose from 3 properties in the area that offer tennis.

The information that follows can help clarify your options. At a glance, you can see the number of courts on-site, whether lighting is available for evening play, and some other helpful details. Click on the names to learn more details concerning the property.

Accommodations with Tennis Near Red Hook
Property Location Tennis Courts Lit Courts Tennis Pro
Ritz-Carlton St. Thomas 0.7 mi. Southeast of Central Red Hook 2 check
Crystal Cove 0.5 mi. North-Northeast of Central Red Hook 4 check
Sapphire Village Condominiums 0.5 mi. North-Northeast of Central Red Hook 4

For example, Ritz-Carlton St. Thomas is located directly on the beach, where you can go and relax between games.

Other Activities

Captain Nautica's Screamin' Eagle

The chart below offers information about other activities.

Other Activities Near Red Hook
Name Type Phone Location
340 Water Sports Jet Ski Rental Service (340) 690-3390 3.0 mi. West of Central Red Hook
Captain Nautica's Screamin' Eagle Watersports Operator (340) 775-9360 1.1 mi. West-Southwest of Central Red Hook
Clinton Phipps Racetrack Sporting Event Venue -- 1.8 mi. West-Southwest of Central Red Hook

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