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.

Guests hoping for some enjoyable dining experiences will be particularly pleased with the location of Cinnamon Bay. One option is T'ree Lizards Restaurant, which is a nice choice for travelers looking for some American cuisine. Next, you can head over to one of the bars nearby, like Caneel Beach Bar.

Located on the island of St. John, 3.0 miles northeast of downtown Cruz Bay, Cinnamon Bay Campground welcomes tourists who are thinking about lodging on this beautiful island. It is 2.7 miles west of the center of Coral Bay.


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.

With respect to overall quality, we've given this campground a two and a half star rating.

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

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

Please consider that amenities sometimes vary from room to room, so if you want to confirm exactly what comes with your room, it's best to contact the campground before you arrive.

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 a preview of this property's facilities and general amenities:

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

If you want to know exactly what to expect upon arrival, it's best to contact the lodging just in case availability varies. To read a comprehensive article about the recreation and activities that Cinnamon Bay Campground has to offer, 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.

Besides dining options on-site, visitors hoping to find further culinary variety might also be interested in the area's other local dining establishments. Those staying at Cinnamon Bay Campground will find a few solid places to eat within reach of these accommodations. It's never a bad idea to find out which nearby restaurants are worth visiting, even though Cinnamon Bay has dining of its own, including T'ree Lizards Restaurant. To find out more about this area's dining, click here.

Guest Services

Another plus is this property has a small set of business amenities, which is nice for those who have come here for business or pleasure, or both.

  • Phone Service


What's Near Cinnamon Bay Campground

Guests will find lots of attractions close to Cinnamon Bay. On your itinerary, make room for nearby attractions like Par Force Estate Ruins, Reef Bay Sugar Factory Ruins, and Lamshur Bay Trail. Since this campground is located right on Cinnamon Bay, it is an ideal vacation spot for sun-worshippers who can't wait to hit the sand. You might also like to visit Maho Bay, which is just a few paces from the location.

The campground is located in the vicinity of Coral Bay, a nice part of the island for tourists to visit.

For the full discussion of what's located near Cinnamon Bay Campground, click here.

Contact Info

Location: St. John, US Virgin Islands

Phone: (340) 776-6330

Secondary Phone: (340) 693-5654



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