What better way to enjoy the natural beauty of St. Croix than from a first-hand perspective? Eco-lodging and camping are great alternatives for visitors who would like to enjoy the lush forestry, breathtaking beaches, and mountainous areas of the island up close and personal. These lodging options are located in quieter areas of the island to ensure full relaxation.
Travelers who love the outdoors might want to consider the opportunities for eco-tourism available. In addition to the eco-lodge that's available, camping is another possibility. Click on their names to read more info.
If you are planning a sizable get-together, or are coming with a large contingent, you can find a group-friendly property such as Mount Victory Camp. Guests at Mount Victory Camp have the option of camping in a tent or renting a wooden bungalow. The four bungalows, which can easily sleep four to six adults, were built by a master shipwright using wind-fallen local hardwoods, and even feature bed frames of natural hard wood. To contact them, call (340) 201-7983.
An excellent option for those hoping to book accommodations on St. Croix is Cane Bay Campground. Forget camping and get to "glamping!" The newest camp ground on the island, this property takes camping to the next level by allowing guests to feel as though they are staying away from it all without having to give up much needed amenities. They're located at 110 Route 80.
Those who love the outdoors will find at least a couple locations to camp, including Ridge to Reef Farm. Not your typical hotel stay to say the least, this Argo-Eco Farm offers what they call "Farm Stays," allowing guests to stay in a rustic cabanas on their 200 acre property as you participate in workshops and learn about living off the land. Group retreats are welcome on this property, which is the Virgin Islands' only certified Organic and Green Global destination. You'll find them at 1 Creque Dam Farm Road.
Some eco-tourism accommodations can be seen here:
|Name||Type||Phone Number||Star Rating||Location|
|Cane Bay Campground||Campground||(340) 514-0062||
|0.2 mi. South of Central Cane Bay|
|Mount Victory Camp||Lodge||(340) 201-7983||
|2.3 mi. North of Central Frederiksted|
|Ridge to Reef Farm||Campground||(340) 220-0466||
|3.2 mi. Northeast of Central Frederiksted|
Keep in mind, St. Croix offers many additional property types to consider. Click here to view our article about other kinds of accommodations for St. Croix.
For a more enjoyable experience, be sure to check out the surplus of natural attractions in the area.
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