The Buccaneer is legendary for its historical charm and 17th century architecture; it has welcomed guests for nearly 70 years and offers St. Croix's finest services and accommodations. Situated on over 340 tropical acres, the hotel features three pristine private beaches and 18 holes of challenging golf. Warm hospitality, modern amenities, and luxurious accommodations and services complete the elegant ambiance at the Buccaneer. Walk down to the turquoise Caribbean Sea or take a five minute ride into historic Christiansted for shopping, dining, and site-seeing.

Visitors hoping to stay active should find exactly what they're looking for at The Buccaneer, as they'll encounter a diverse selection of outdoor activities. Whatever you're in the mood for, whether it's fun in the ocean or on land, this ocean-side location has got you covered.

Located near the center of the island of St. Croix, 1.6 miles east-northeast of downtown Christiansted, Buccaneer welcomes guests who are thinking about lodging on this beautiful island. It is 1.5 miles east-northeast of the center of Christiansted.


The variety of rooms available at the Buccaneer ensures that every guest will find a perfect fit. Resort rooms and suites include Luxury Ocean View Rooms, Family Cottage Suites, the Frigate Suite, the Ficus Suite, Luxury Beachside Doubloons and more. Also available at the Buccaneer is the Beach House at Whistle Point, which was debuted in early 2013 and features six bedrooms surrounded by sea and gardens; The Beach House includes a main house, two cottages and a villa-style master suite.

Because there are a total of 139 rooms, The Buccaneer is a fairly large place to stay. With plenty of space per guest, the capacity makes this resort an excellent setting for guests who will enjoy the benefits of being at a roomier property. Considering its overall quality, we have given this resort a rating of 4 stars.

An overview of the in-room amenities that you'll find at Buccaneer is provided below.

  • Coffee Maker
  • Shower
  • Television
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Room Service
  • Safe
  • Telephone
  • Air Conditioned
  • Private Bath
  • Rollaway Beds
  • Cribs Available
  • Iron
  • In-Room Jacuzzi
  • Bath Tub
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access Port
  • Refrigerator

Contact the resort to confirm the option for amenities, if it's particularly important to you.

Activities and Amenities

Designed by Bob Joyce in 1973, the Buccaneer Golf Course is an 18-hole, par 70 on 5,668 yards of greenery and beautiful views of the Caribbean Sea. The course is challenging, but playable. Guests can also enjoy watercolor classes at the Great House Terrace, where the views serve as inspiration.

The spa at the Buccaneer offers an array of services, from deep tissue massage to Mango Madness pedicures. Guests can go down to the Hideaway Spa for treatment, or opt for an in-room massage. You will enjoy the treatments at the Hideaway Spa and Salon so much that you will want to come back again and again!

Guests can conclude their days with a night-cap or dinner at The Terrace, which is located in the Great House. Live and local entertainment is available nightly during the winter season and several times a week during spring, summer and fall.

Children are pampered at the Buccaneer too, with everything from a game room to specially designed kids activities. A daily kids camp allows young travelers to gain independence from their parents in a controlled environment, and connecting bedrooms for youngsters to their parents prevents close quarters from becoming a burden. Click here for more information.

The list below gives a preview of some other amenities at this property:

  • Live Entertainment
  • Basketball
  • Sports Available
  • Hiking/Nature Walk
  • Exercise Equipment
  • Playroom
  • Kayaking
  • Volleyball
  • Putting Green
  • Highspeed Internet
  • Personal Watercraft
  • Snorkeling

Since the specifics tend to change, it's best to check with the front desk to make sure the particular activities you have in mind are available. Visit this page to go to an in-depth discussion about the activities and recreation opportunities that Buccaneer has to offer.


At the Buccaneer, breakfast can be as light as a plate of fruit or as substantial as hearty banana pancakes. Lunch is available on the beach, where you can enjoy sandwiches, salads and soups. Elegance prevails in the evening when class specialties with a tropical twist may be complimented by fine wine. The Buccaneer is family friendly and children's menus are available at all three of their top rated St. Croix restaurants.

Besides the on-site dining, vacationers hoping to find further culinary diversity should also take into account the region's other nearby dining choices. Hungry guests will find a few solid places to eat nearby. It's helpful to learn about the nearby restaurants, though The Buccaneer provides dining of its own, including The Brass Parrot. To see a detailed discussion about dining, click here.

Guest Services

Buccaneer offers a lot of guest services, including those in the following list, so you won't be entirely on your own during your time in the Virgin Islands.

  • Car Rental Desk
  • Barber/Beauty Shop
  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Tour Desk
  • Concierge
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Dry Cleaning/Laundry
  • Shops/Commercial Services
  • Local Shuttle Service

This diverse lodging option also has a few invaluable business amenities, so it's considered ideal for those who have come here for business or pleasure, or both.

  • Conference Facilities
  • Meeting Facility
  • Meeting rooms


You'll encounter many interesting sites and attractions located near The Buccaneer. Some of the closest are Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute, Peter Carl Limpricht Park, and The Lutheran Church. Considering this resort is directly on Mermaid Beach, this property is an ideal place for guests who just can't get enough sand and surf. Also, within walking distance of this location is Grotto Beach.

The resort is located in the vicinity of Christiansted, an interesting part of the island for sightseers to explore.

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

Contact Info

Location: 5007 Estate Shoys, St. Croix

Phone: (340) 712-2100

General: (800) 255-3881

Website: http://www.thebuccaneer.com/


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