Eco Tourism Lodging Options 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 CCinnamon Bay, where they'll find fully-equipped cottages and tents as well as basic campsites.

Camping and Eco-Tourism In the USVI

Those who love the great outdoors will want to consider the opportunities for eco-tourism in the area. Camping is available, or you can choose to stay in an eco-logde or resort. Click on the link to each accommodation to read additional info.

Virgin Island Campground

For active vacationers who enjoy taking part in a variety of outdoor activities, Cinnamon Bay Campground is one of those spots that provides plenty of recreational possibilities. 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. You can contact them at (340) 776-6330.

Mount Victory Camp is a nice property 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. You can contact them at (340) 201-7983.

Those who love the outdoors will find a selection 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. If you're looking for something specific, call them at (340) 693-8959.

Many eco-tourism accommodations are displayed 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

If you would prefer having a wider selection of properties beyond just these, you should expand your planning horizon. To get more information about other kinds of accommodations for the USVI, use this link.

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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