Accommodations

Although it's gained prominence as the "fourth" U.S. Virgin Island, Water Island is not a major overnight tourism destination. Rather, it's a friendly residential community located just off the coast of St. Thomas. With a year-round population of about 200 residents and no major hotels, if you want to spend some time on Water Island, your options are limited to renting a house, staying in a camping facility, or selecting from the much wider array of accommodations on St. Thomas and… more…

Villa Rentals

Water Island is not so commonly visited… more…

Beaches

All of the beaches on Water Island are open to the public, and because they are rarely overpopulated visitors often feel as though they are on their own private stretch of sand. Options range from soft white sands to slightly rocky and rugged, so taking into account what you'd like to accomplish on your beach outing, you'll have plenty of options. There are a large selection of beaches to consider visiting on and near the island. Snorkeling is available at some of these… more…

Restaurants

There are only a few dining options on… more…

Attractions

One of the lesser-known islands in the… more…

Activities

At just over 490 acres and home to around 200 residents, Water Island is the smallest and most secluded of the US Virgin Islands. You don't travel here for excitement, instead, your goal will likely be kicking back and relaxing away from other busy tourist destinations. Daily activities may take… more…

Diving

One of the main attractions of Water Island is a scuba diving site called… more…

Bikes & Mopeds

Biking is a popular pastime on small and secluded Water… more…

Fishing

Water Island, like the rest of the US Virgin Islands, is… more…

Weather

A day without sunshine in the Virgin Islands is so rare that even slight tropical showers are met with surprise by locals. Expect most showers to fall… more…

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