Buccaneer


Buccaneer
 

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.

Travelers hoping for some enjoyable dining experiences will be especially pleased with the location of The Buccaneer. One option is The Brass Parrot, and you will then be able to head over to the resort's on-location bar.

Located on the island of St. Croix, 1.6 miles east-northeast of downtown Christiansted, Buccaneer welcomes vacationers who are thinking about basing their vacation on this beautiful island. If you're wondering, the center of Christiansted is a mile and a half (two and a half kilometers) to the west-southwest.

Accommodations

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.

The Buccaneer is a fairly large location boasting 139 rooms. The social scene here might make this resort a perfect match for families who prefer to stay at a sizeable property. This resort has been awarded a rating of 4 stars, based on several factors, including overall quality, amenities, and service.

A check list of the guest room amenities available at Buccaneer include:

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

If you have a certain requirement for your vacation, contact the front desk to verify availability.

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 to learn more details.

The list below displays 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

If you're still not sure exactly what to expect, it's best to contact the lodging just in case some of the amenities vary. Visit this page to navigate to our complete description about the types of activities and recreation opportunities offered at Buccaneer.

Food

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.

In addition to the dining options on-site, vacationers hoping for extra culinary diversity can also check out the region's other nearby dining establishments. Vacationers who stay at Buccaneer will encounter a limited but good selection of restaurants within reach of these accommodations. It can be a time-saver to check out the nearby restaurant options, even though The Buccaneer has on-site dining, including The Brass Parrot. Click here for more information on this area's dining choices.

Guest Services

The guest services -- including the ones listed here -- are offered to help you stay stress free and relaxed while visiting 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 property also has some helpful business amenities, great for those who may need to put in some work during their visits.

  • Conference Facilities
  • Meeting Facility
  • Meeting rooms

Nearby

Guests will encounter plenty of attractions in the vicinity of The Buccaneer. The nearest include Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute, Peter Carl Limpricht Park, and The Lutheran Church. Considering this resort is located directly on Mermaid Beach, it's an ideal setting for sun-bathers and watersports fanatics. Just a short walk away is another sun-drenched spot, Grotto Beach.

One of the closest areas to the resort is Christiansted. To ensure you see as much of the region as possible, take a day trip to a town within driving distance to gain some perspective on the country.

If you'd like to learn more about what else is in the vicinity of 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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