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

Camping and Eco-Tourism In the USVI

Nature lovers might want to consider the opportunities for eco-tourism offered. Camping is available, or you could book your trip in an eco-logde or resort. Click on their names to read more information.

Virgin Island Campground

If you enjoy taking part in various outdoor activities, Cinnamon Bay Campground is one location that provides lots of recreational possibilities. 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 customers who want to call before booking a room, do so at (340) 776-6330.

Mount Victory Camp is a popular option 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're looking for something specific, try calling them at (340) 201-7983.

Naturalists can find a selection of different local eco-lodges. including Trinidad Charlie's Cottages. Trinidad Charlie's offers what you might call luxury camping. Set in a private garden, each cottage features electric lights, a hot shower, a gas cook stove, refrigerator, ceramic tile floors, and a queen sized bed. If you want to call before booking a room, you can do so at (340) 693-8959.

Lots of the eco-tourism accommodations are listed in the following chart.

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

Needless to say, the USVI has a nice selection of other property types. Anyone needing to find more details about other kinds of accommodations available for the USVI here.

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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