Eco Tourism Accommodations in the USVI

Campgrounds and Eco-resorts offer quiet nights under star-filled skies

Photo credit © Virgin Island Campground

Camping and eco-tourism are extremely popular among the Virgin Islands, perhaps due to the incredible natural beauty of these islands. Camping is available in the U.S. Virgin Islands only on the island of St. John.

St. John is the nature preserve of the U.S. Virgin Islands. Here travelers can explore a National Park or camp at Cinnamon Bay, where they'll find fully-equipped cottages and tents as well as basic campsites.

Camping and Eco-Tourism In the USVI

Nature lovers should consider the opportunities for eco-tourism in the area. Campgrounds are available, though you can also choose to stay in an eco-logde or resort. Read additional information on them by clicking on their names.

Virgin Island Campground

For active vacationers who enjoy partaking in various outdoor pursuits, Cinnamon Bay Campground is one of those spots that offers plenty of recreational options. 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. If you have questions and want to call before you go, you can do so at (340) 776-6330.

Mount Victory Camp is a property of this type, which is in the USVI. 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. If you have questions, call them at (340) 201-7983.

Nature enthusiasts can find a variety of different eco-lodges. 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. For customers who want to call ahead of time, do so at (340) 693-8959.

Lots of eco-tourism accommodations are summarized right below.

Eco-Accommodations In the USVI
Name Type Phone Number Star Rating Location Island
Cane Bay Campground Campground (340) 514-0062


0.2 mi. South of Central Cane Bay St. Croix
Cinnamon Bay Campground Campground (340) 776-6330


3.0 mi. Northeast of Central downtown Cruz Bay St. John
Concordia Studios Eco resort (340) 715-0500


0.9 mi. South-Southwest of Central Friis Bay St. John
Mount Victory Camp Lodge (340) 201-7983


2.7 mi. North-Northeast of Central Frederiksted St. Croix
Ridge to Reef Farm Campground (340) 220-0466


3.2 mi. Northeast of Central Frederiksted St. Croix
Trinidad Charlie's Cottages Lodge (340) 693-8959


1.0 mi. East of Central downtown Cruz Bay St. John
Vie's Hansen Bay Campground Campground (340) 693-5033


2.6 mi. East of Central Coral Bay St. John
Virgin Island Campground Lodge (340) 776-5488


2.2 mi. South West of Central Charlotte Amalie Water Island
Virgin Islands Environmental Resource Station Campground (410) 647-2500


1.8 mi. South-Southwest of Central Coral Bay St. John

Keep in mind, the USVI includes other property types. For a more thorough discussion of other kinds of accommodations for the USVI, visit this page.

Travelers to the US Virgin Islands can also stay at eco-resorts. These sites are eco-friendly and often have tents with porches and basic kitchens. Some of the cottages at Maho Bay even run on solar power and are made from recycled materials.


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