Travelers looking for the perfect place to stay have an unusually large range of options in the Virgin Islands. From fabulous campgrounds and eco-tourism sites to all-inclusive hotels and mega-resorts, properties run the gamut of styles and price tags.
In the U.S. Virgin Islands, St. Croix, St. John, and St. Thomas are the main vacation spots. What most traveler's find is that the U.S. Virgin Islands are more tourist friendly, and offer a number of big name resorts.
The USVI has accommodation possibilities that will appeal to almost every kind of traveler. Choose from luxury resorts, low-cost accommodations, and plenty more in between. Those looking to enjoy a lively nightlife scene will find exactly that at plenty of the hotels on the USVI. Read additional information about each place by clicking the links.
A popular vacation destination with on-site recreation is Frenchman's Reef & Morning Star Marriott Beach Resort. The grand Frenchman's Reef & Morning Star Marriott Beach Resort is situated on the southern tip of St. Thomas overlooking Charlotte Amalie Harbor. Beach goers will have only a few steps to take to reach the powdery white sands of the beach and the calm turquoise waters of the Caribbean. Visitors can find them at 5 Estate Bakkeroe, on St. Thomas.
One destination positioned on the ocean that you could consider is Westin Resort, St. John. Nine different combinations of room size, floor plan, view, and amenities are all available to the guests of The Westin St. John Resort & Villas, ensuring each guest will find exactly what they're looking for in their accommodations. Views of the gardens, hills, pools, and sea are available. If you are looking to call before making reservations, you can do so at (340) 693-8000.
Visitors who appreciate good on-site dining possibilities should think about Ritz-Carlton St. Thomas. The Ritz-Carlton Club St. Thomas is a hidden treasure nestled among fifteen private acres. Pristine white beaches and blue waters lure guests out of the hotel and into the Caribbean sun. They're located at 6900 Great Bay, on St. Thomas.
These are only a few of the available options. Anyone needing to find out more about hotels within the area here.
There are non-standard hotel booking options in the area, which include quite a few condos and a large variety of villa complexes. Avid beach-goers can generally expect to enjoy easy access to the beach, as a lot of the properties are right on the shore.
Tennis enthusiasts and their families often like the idea of staying at Point Pleasant Resort, as they offer some nice tennis facilities. Suites and villas are available at Point Pleasant Resort, from Junior Suites to Two-Bedroom Villas. All rooms have a view of the ocean except the Junior Suites, which offer a view of the ocean or a garden view. They're at 6600 Estate Smith Bay, on St. Thomas.
If you're looking to find plenty of tasty dining close to your accommodation, Gallows Point Resort is one location to consider. 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. Guests can reach them at (340) 776-6434.
Tennis enthusiasts and their families will enjoy staying at Sugar Beach Condominiums, since they have some nice tennis facilities on-site Guests can select from a variety of room options, from studio rooms to four-bedroom suites. All units sit directly on the beach, close to the swimming pool. Visitors will be able to find them at 3245 Golden Rock, on St. Croix.
The USVI includes a wider range of choices too. To reach our detailed page about more villa complexes within the area, read this page.
Travelers who want to be close to nature will want to consider the variety of eco-tourist options offered in the USVI.
If you are trying to organize a sizable get-together, or if you're coming with a large party, think about a group-friendly property such as 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. Managed by the same people behind Maho Tent Cottages (now closed) and Harmony Studios, this property has a long history of excellence, as reported by guests who have gone home completely satisfied with their choice of lodgings. Call them at (340) 693-5855.
One place positioned on the coast that merits your consideration is Cinnamon Bay Campground. 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. Customers can contact them at (340) 776-6330.
Those who love the outdoors will find a variety of different local eco-lodges in the vicinity, including Mount Victory Camp. Guests at Mount Victory Camp have the option of camping in a tent or renting a wooden bungalow. The four bungalows, which can easily sleep four to six adults, were built by a master shipwright using wind-fallen local hardwoods, and even feature bed frames of natural hard wood. Customers can contact them at (340) 201-7983.
Needless to say, you will find a wider range of eco-tourism accommodations. Click here to check out our extended discussion of these types of properties.
Some would rather have the luxury offered by one of the many individual villa rentals. Follow this link to visit our page concerning rental properties in the USVI.
Some visitors enjoy the simplicity of an all-inclusive price. There are several explanations why these plans are popular. Among other factors, they let you "do it all" without worrying about costs.
Tennis enthusiasts and their families will like the idea of staying at Dreams Sugar Bay Resort & Spa, as they have some good tennis facilities. Every room at the Dreams Sugar Bay Resort & Spa has its own private balcony for viewing the resort, bay, or ocean, depending on the guest's choice and desires. One-bedroom suites and special "Clear Air Rooms" are also available. Visitors will find them at 6500 Estate Smith Bay, on St. Thomas.
One destination located on the oceanfront that travelers often enjoy is Divi Carina Bay Resort & Casino. The Divi Carina Bay Resort has 180 guest rooms available varying in size from Guestrooms to Villas. All rooms on the property have air conditioning, refrigerators, coffee makers, wet bars, satellite TV's, microwaves, in-room safes, telephones, and a king or two queen-sized beds. They're at 25 Estate Truner Hall, on St. Croix.
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