Concordia Studios

Quiet and relaxation is a prime feature of Concordia Studios, where open air rooms allow vacationers to get back to nature, without fear that nature will get back at them. This property has a long history of excellence, as reported by many guests who have gone home completely satisfied with their choice of lodgings.

Guests looking to stay active will be kept plenty busy at Concordia Studios, as they will encounter an excellent variety of recreational activities. If you're planning a conference or if you're coming with a group, this helpful accommodation might be the perfect spot.

Located in Concordia, 0.9 miles south-southwest of Friis Bay, Concordia Studios happily welcomes visitors who are thinking about basing their vacation in this neighborhood or nearby. From this accommodation, the center of Coral Bay is two and a half miles (four kilometers) to the north.

Accommodations

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. Their Eco-Studios, Full Kitchen units, and Efficiency units are available for the guest who prefers a more traditional room experience.



Premium Eco-Tents


These 14 units are situated higher along the upper road or along the eastern end to take full advantage of the cooling trade winds. All have stunning panoramic ocean views, overlooking Drunk Bay, Ram Head or Salt Pond Bay.



Eco-Tent


Eleven independent units perch like tree houses along the hillside. Most units sleep five comfortably, a few of them will accommodate six.



Eco-Studio


Eight newly constructed Eco-Studios sleep four with a queen bed and queen futon. Each unit varies slightly in design and decor; each have deck with stunning views.



Full Kitchen Loft


Each Loft can accommodate four to six, with a queen bed, a queen futon, and space for two roll-away beds, full kitchen, wraparound deck and full ocean views.



Full Kitchen Queen


Each Full Kitchen Queen can accommodate two, with a queen bed and two roll-away beds, full kitchen, wraparound deck with garden view.



Ocean Queen


In an open floor plan, this newly renovated unit is perfect for two or three people with a queen bed and a daybed. This upper unit features a spacious 285 square foot balcony with ocean views, and 450 square feet of interior with full kitchen.



Garden Queen


In an open floor plan, these units are perfect for two or three people with a queen bed and a daybed. These units are located above the grill deck and pool and feature 170 square feet of outdoor deck space plus 400 square feet of interior space, including a kitchenette.



Banana Cabana


Perfect for the solo traveler or cozy couple. This 275 square foot, newly renovated, independent cottage features garden views, walk-in shower, raised-platform queen bed, mini-fridge, coffee maker and microwave.



Efficiency Queen


The Efficiency Queen can accommodate two with a queen bed, kitchenette and private deck with garden view.



Efficiency Futon


Their Efficiency Futon unit accommodates two with a queen futon, kitchenette, and private deck.

Concordia Studios has just 14 units, so we classify it as a moderately small property. Travelers who know that fancy, commercial resorts aren't their style will like the simple ambiance at this location. Upon reviewing its overall quality, we've given this eco resort a rating of 3 stars.

Look below for the in-room amenities provided by Concordia Studios.

  • Toilet
  • Shower
  • Safe
  • Double Bed
  • DVD/VCR
  • Refrigerator
  • Radio
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway Beds
  • Bath Tub
  • 120 AC
  • Outlet Adapters
  • Kitchen

If a particular amenity is important to you, contact the front desk to verify availability.

Activities and Amenities

The White Sand Beach at Salt Pond Bay is an easy 15 minute hike from Concordia via their Nature Trail, and it provides excellent swimming and snorkeling opportunities. Getting out on the water with a half-day snorkel sail or a sunset sail are wonderful ways to highlight your vacation. Sailing, off-shore Snorkel trips, scuba certification, dive trips, kayaking and other water sports can all be booked at their Activities Desk.



Virgin Island National Park hiking trails are the perfect place to explore Caribbean flora, fauna, and history. The resort's open air pavilion is the perfect setting for yoga, stretching, meditating, and hanging out; the views are spectacular here, and deer often visit randomly. You may rent the pavilion for weddings and other special events.



Games, magazines, and books are available for borrow, and guests are welcome to leave books behind for future guests to enjoy. The freshwater pool is open daily from 9:00 am until 9:00 pm.



Guests are also invited to enjoy a three hour landscape painting class at Concordia lead by local artists Gail or Victoria. Guests may sign up ahead of time for the Tuesday session. This class is available to all guests ages 15 years and older, or children 10 years and up when accompanied by a parent.



Crab races are an additional activity offered by Concordia Studios that is fun for everyone, not just children! Anyone can choose a soldier crab to enter in the race; just inquire about times at the activities desk. Private and group boat charters can also be arranged through the activities desk, so you may explore the nearby British Virgin Islands.



The Sundries & Souvenir Shop stocks beach towels, bottled water, beer, snacks, toiletries, flashlights, t-shirts, ice cream, and batteries, along with other small necessities that guests may have forgotten to pack. Snorkel gear and beach chairs are also available for rent daily or weekly through the activities desk.



While Concordia Studios encourages guests to leave work and social media behind, they offer Wi Fi internet access in two locations on the property, including one house computer for guests to check flights. Due to the relatively remote location, connectivity tends to be slow, and is not always available.



Regarding guest laundry, a coin operated washer and dryer are available to guests daily from 7:30 am until 9:00 pm, and bio-degradable detergent is available for the use of guests. Each unit has a private deck with clothes lines and pins to dry laundry. In addition to laundry soap, they provide bio-degradable hand and body soap and dish detergent in all of their units.



A courtesy phone is located outside registration for local calls, and long-distance phone cards are available for purchase at the Sundries & Souvenir Shop.



Bed linens, bath towels and kitchen towels are provided in each unit. To conserve water the management asks guests to use just one set throughout their stay. Fresh linens or towels are available upon request. Beach towels are not provided, but Concordia beach towels are available for purchase in the Sundries & Souvenir Shop.

Concordia offers relaxing massage services in the privacy of your unit or on your deck. Upon arrival visit the Activities Desk to arrange a massage.

Whenever there are children staying on property, Concordia shows a G or PG rated movie in the yoga pavilion after dinner two or three nights a week. Everyone is invited and encouraged to bring snacks and drinks. Click here for more details.

The following list displays some other amenities:

  • Outdoor Parking
  • Sports Available
  • Hiking/Nature Walk
  • Multilingual
  • Movies
  • Parking
  • Yoga
  • Wi Fi Internet Access

Just in case, it's best to check with the front desk if you don't want any surprises upon arrival. To find out more details about the kinds of recreation and activities that Concordia Studios offers, click here.

Food

Open to not only guests of Concordia Studios, but locals as well, Cafe Concordia is a full-service restaurant with a view of Salt Pond Bay. You can stop in for breakfast, dinner, or Sunday brunch, or even take advantage of their happy hour specials and sip on a rum-based drink. Call the front desk for seasonal hours and special events.

In addition to on-location dining options, vacationers hoping for further culinary diversity might also consider the area's other nearby dining establishments. Vacationers who stay at Concordia Studios will find a limited but good selection of restaurants in the vicinity. It's worth it to find out which nearby restaurants are worth visiting, though Concordia Studios does have on-site dining, including Cafe Concordia. Click here for a more detailed discussion about food in this area.

Guest Services

Taking advantage of guest services -- including the ones below -- are offered to help you stay relaxed while visiting the Virgin Islands.

  • Concierge
  • Guest Laundromat
  • Maid Service

There's also some business amenities, which can make any trip more productive, whether for pleasure, business, or both.

  • Phone Service
  • Group Friendly

Nearby

You will find lots of interesting sites and attractions close to Concordia Studios. Some of the closest are Par Force Estate Ruins, Reef Bay Sugar Factory Ruins, and Lamshur Bay Trail. If you and your family are like many tourists who visit the Virgin Islands, your itinerary will surely include a few peaceful hours at the beach. Fortunately, you'll find Salt Pond Bay located a quarter mile from the eco resort.

One of the nearest notable areas to the eco resort is Coral Bay. For even more adventure, have a little side trip to a nearby town to check out just what else the Virgin Islands has to offer.

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

Contact Info

Location: Concordia, St. John

Phone: (340) 715-0500

Secondary Phone: (800) 392-9004

Website: http://www.concordiaeco-resort.com

 

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