Accommodations on St. John

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Just a ferry ride away from St. Thomas, St. John attracts visitors looking for a real, true island experience. Where you stay when you arrive can serve to amplify that.  Rental properties allow guests to see what living like a local entails while eco-resorts pay homage to the land and provide more rustic accommodations.  Those who secure a room in a resort will be booking a dream tropical getaway which includes the ultimate in pampering.  


Caneel Bay Resort

St. John has hotel possibilities that will be suitable for just about every type of traveler. Choose from glitzy resorts, low-cost accommodations, and much more in between. Guests looking to enjoy an entertaining nightlife scene will find precisely that at a pair hotels around St. John. Read further information on each place by clicking on them.

A great destination with recreation on-site is Westin Resort, St. John. Located along the white sand beaches of Great Cruz Bay, the Westin Resort, St. John is a prestigious AAA Four Diamond hotel. A stay at the resort means guests will be surrounded by lush greenery, rolling hills, and vistas of the Caribbean sea. Reach them at (340) 693-8000.

One destination along the coast that travelers often enjoy is Caneel Bay Resort. Founded by Laurance Rockefeller and created within the Virgin Islands National Park, Caneel Bay embraces the natural simplicity of its unspoiled setting. Featuring seven pristine white sand beaches on a secluded 170-acre peninsula, the resort's 166 rooms gaze upon the lush tropical gardens and the turquoise-blue Caribbean Sea. The property is located on North Shore Road.

Cruz Bay Boutique Hotel is another good choice to consider. There are 10 guest rooms and one penthouse apartment suite available at Cuz Bay Boutique. Each of the guest rooms are crisp, clean, and well-appointed yet simple in their elegance, while the apartment suite is expansive and houses everything you need for an autonomous getaway --including a full kitchen. Guests will find them at 74 King Street.

Accommodations Map

St. John has quite a few other hotels. To see our complete page about hotels on the island, follow this link.

Condos and Villa Complexes

There are also non-standard hotel accommodations on the island, including a few condos and several villa complexes.

If you are trying to find plenty of tasty dining possibilities near your accommodation, Gallows Point Resort is one spot you shouldn't overlook. All of the accommodations at Gallows Point Resort are one bedroom apartments with king sized beds, vaulted ceilings, and fully equipped kitchens. A host of room views is available, from harbor view to ocean view, and come in classic or "gold" amenities. If you are looking for something specific and want to call ahead of time, do so at (340) 776-6434.

If you're looking to find plenty of tasty dining not far from your accommodation, Sirenusa is one spot you won't want to overlook. Sirenusa has a storied history. The project began with plans to create an oasis of luxury condominiums on more than five acres of beachfront property though what ended up being built was not located on the beach at all. Guests can reach them at (340) 690-9404.

Seashore Allure is another notable option. Whether you're staying in a one, two, or three bedroom suite, or you rent out a whole building with 14 rooms, your home away from home will be decorated in native stonework, Brazilian hardwood, travertine tiles, and stainless steal appliances. No desire has been left un-thought of, and the rooms here have state of the art entertainment systems, gourmet kitchens, private jacuzzis, and more. If you're looking to call ahead, you can do so at (340) 779-2800.

These examples are just some of what you can find. For more details about villa complexes on the island, follow this link.

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Camping and Eco-Tourism

Cinnamon Bay Campground

Those who love the outdoors might want to consider the availability of eco-tourist options offered to them on the island.

If you're planning a conference or if you're traveling with a large group, you can find a group-friendly accommodation like Concordia Studios. Concordia Eco-Resort offers two distinct types of accommodations. Their Eco-Tents are wood framed, soft-sided structures that offer guests a more intimate connection with the outdoors. If you're looking to call before booking a room, do so at (340) 693-5855.

A property located on the waterfront that is worth considering is Cinnamon Bay Campground. Committed to the preservation of the local landscape, this is one of the top eco-friendly places to stay on the island. Guests have the chance to rough it at this campsite, with various styles of camping sites available based on how close to nature you want to stay. If you have questions and want to call ahead, do so at (340) 776-6330.

Naturalists can find different eco-lodges on the island, including Trinidad Charlie's Cottages. Cut yourself off from the busy, modern life you've become accustomed to with a stay at Trinidad Charlie's Cottages. Here, instead of checking your phone for updates, you'll stare at the stars, listen to the birds chirping, and get to know yourself again. If you're looking for something specific, call them at (340) 693-8959.

Needless to say, you'll be able to find many other choices. To read our complete page about eco-accommodations go to this page.

Individual Villas

Some always favor the seclusion offered by one of the individual villa rentals. To reach our complete page about rental properties on St. John, check out this page.

All-Inclusive Accommodations

Dreams Sugar Bay Resort & Spa

Some people seek the advantages of all-inclusive pricing. There are multiple explanations why these packages are so popular. Among other reasons, they provide a simple way to indulge yourself without having to think about what it's all costing.

If you're trying to find lots of tasty dining opportunities near your accommodation, Hillcrest Guesthouse is one spot to think about. One of the oldest guest houses in Cruz Bay, Hillcrest Guesthouse boasts a prime location near all of the local attractions. For customers who want to call before making reservations, you can do so at (340) 776-6774.

A place on the coast that is worth considering is Dreams Sugar Bay Resort & Spa. A fabulous all-inclusive mountain-top resort, the Dreams Sugar Bay Resort & Spa is a luxurious tropical escape with breathtaking views of the Caribbean. Lavishly appointed guest rooms and suites come complete with colonial furniture, gorgeous beach and pool views, and private balconies to take it all in. Visitors will find them at 6500 Estate Smith Bay.

You can find out more details concerning all-inclusive properties by going to this page.


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