Cinnamon Bay Campground

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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.

Along with being close to one of the most impressive ranges of outdoor opportunities in the Caribbean, Cinnamon Bay is a great option for guests who like tasting new dishes. After a tiring, but exciting day out on the water, explore the various styles of food you'll find, including the on-site T'ree Lizards Restaurant and the nearby Chateau Bordeaux Restaurant, which serve American and Caribbean fare respectively.

Located on the northern part of the island of St. John, 3.0 miles northeast of downtown Cruz Bay, Cinnamon Bay Campground happily welcomes guests who are interested in staying on this beautiful island. If you're curious, the center of Coral Bay is two and a half miles (four and a half kilometers) to the east.


Sites are available on a first come, first served basis, allowing guests to choose exactly which plot they feel most comfortable with during their stay. No matter your choice, you'll have easy access to bathrooms and showers.

For the "ultimate camping experience" reserve a baresite, where all you get is a picnic table and a charcoal grill on plot of land and you're in charge of the rest. You can fit one large or two small tents on a baresite here.

Your next option is to rent a tent site which is already set up and ready for you to climb in and get comfortable. Each tent is 10 by 14 feet and have not only a solid floor, but cots for sleeping on and mosquito netting. Sites feature a picnic table, propane gas stove, charcoal grill, gas lantern, water container, storage bin cooking utensils and eating utensils.

For the ultimate camping experience, rent out a cottage, which is a screen lined cabin that is 15 by 15 feet and has four twin-sied beds electricity, and all the amenities of a tent site.

Note that the campgrounds have a quite time from between 10:00 p.m. and 7:00 a.m., and non-registered guests many not be on-site after 9:00 p.m.

This campground has earned a two and a half star rating, for many reasons, including activity and quality ratings, and more.

Below, you can see a listing of this property's in-room amenities.

  • Coffee Maker
  • Shower
  • Temperature Control
  • Terrace
  • Toilet

Check with the property if you're counting on a specific amenity, if it's a high priority for you.

Activities and Amenities

Activities and Recreation at Cinnamon Bay Campground

The are a few unique offerings here, including a beach shop where you can purchase souvenirs, swimsuits, and more; the Water Sport Activity Center which can handle any activity you'd like to pursue out on the beach; and the Archaeology Lab, where you can learn the history of the property and it surrounding area.

The following list gives other amenities on this property:

  • Sports Available
  • Sailing
  • Hiking/Nature Walk
  • Kayaking
  • Wind Surfing
  • Boutiques
  • Snorkeling

To be sure everything you're expecting is available, it's a good idea to call ahead of time because these details can sometimes change. To view our in-depth description about the types of recreational opportunities available at Cinnamon Bay Campground, click here.


You don't have to completely cut ties with modern conveniences when you stay here. There is a restaurant called T'ree Lizards which serves up food fro morning to night, with the style leaning towards American and Caribbean.

In addition to dining options on-location, guests hoping to find more culinary variety might also check out the area's other nearby eateries. Visitors staying at Cinnamon Bay Campground will discover a small handful of restaurants beyond the property. It's worth it to learn about the nearby restaurants, despite the fact that Cinnamon Bay offers some dining of its own, including T'ree Lizards Restaurant. Click here for more information on this area's dining choices.

Guest Services

Another plus is this property has a small set of business amenities, doubly great for professionals who have come here for business or pleasure, or both.

  • Phone Service


What's Near Cinnamon Bay Campground

There are lots of interesting sites and attractions in the vicinity of Cinnamon Bay. Some nearby places of interest are Par Force Estate Ruins and Reef Bay Sugar Factory Ruins. Because this campground is located right on Cinnamon Bay, it is the perfect spot for those who want a beautiful view of the sea. Also, don't miss Maho Bay, found within walking distance.

Among the closest notable areas to the campground is Coral Bay. To ensure you see as much of the region as possible, take a day trip to a nearby town and perhaps some famous points of interest.

To learn more about what else is in the vicinity of the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: St. John

Phone: (340) 776-6330

Secondary Phone: (340) 693-5654



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