Best St. Thomas Hotels And Resorts in 2023 - US Virgin Islands
Here are the best St. Thomas hotels and resorts in 2023: Point Pleasant, Marriott's Frenchman's Cove, The Ritz-Carlton, St. Thomas, Secret Harbour Beach Resort, Bolongo Bay Beach Resort, Frenchman's Reef & Morningstar Marriott Beach Resort, Mafolie Hotel, Bluebeard's Beach Club and Villas, Elysian Beach Resort, Emerald Beach Resort.
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Point Pleasant St. Thomas Resort - Family Friendly
Address:6600 Estate Smith Bay St. Thomas
Point Pleasant Resort is a mid-range St. Thomas hotel which is perfect for couples and families who are seeking accommodations with plenty of amenities. Located 5-minutes from Red Hook on the eastern coastline of the island, Point Pleasant Resort is situated on 15-acres within a hillside preserve that overlooks Water Bay and the Caribbean Sea. Point Pleasant Resort is composed of several four-story buildings with a contemporary architectural design that contains one and two-bedroom condominium style accommodations which have a contemporary beach décor. Each unit has a full kitchen, multiple bathrooms and a private balcony with views of the mountains or Caribbean Sea. Pleasant Point Resort has a small beach area for you to relax or go swimming and the resort offers complimentary non-motorized watersport equipment. The property boasts on-site and off-site transportation to various locations on the island like Coki Point Beach, Red Hook and Lindquist Beach as well as other places of interest on the east end of the island such as the ferry to St. John’s or Coral World Ocean Park. Pleasant Point Resort has several upscale resort amenities such as three freshwater swimming pools with two pools having wonderful views of the ocean, an entertainment staff that keeps you busy and can arrange other excursions for you, a full service spa and a fitness center. Dining at Pleasant Point St. Thomas hotel includes all three meals at the Shoreline Bar and Grill which serves up contemporary Caribbean cuisine as well as American favorites. Off-site dining choices include Italian dishes at Pesce Italian, the Caribbean Fish Market and OffTheGrid prepares innovative barbeque. You have the option of in-room cooking and you can have your groceries stocked before or during your stay. Nightlife brings a great happy hour at Shoreline Bar and Grill as well as live music on selected evenings. Off-site choices in the evening include Margaritaville, Island Time Pub for live music and the Tap and Still Redhook has a pub atmosphere.
Marriott's Frenchman's Cove St. Thomas Resort - Family Friendly
Address:7338 Estate Bakkeroe St. Thomas
If you are searching for a luxury family-friendly St. Thomas hotel which boasts excellent resort style amenities, then you should try Marriott’s Frenchman’s Cove. Located just southwest of Charlotte Amalie on the southeastern shoreline of the island, Marriott’s Frenchman’s Cove is situated along a hillside that overlooks Pacquereau Bay and is steps away from the beach. Marriott’s Frenchman’s Cove is composed of several high-rise buildings that sport an old-world European architectural style and contains two as well as three-bedroom villas. Two-bedroom villas have 1,179 square feet of living space with a full kitchen, two bathrooms and a private balcony with a view of the Caribbean Sea or tropical landscape. Three-bedroom villas have over 1,500 square feet with a full kitchen, three bathrooms and a private balcony with views of the sea or tropical hillside. Marriot’s Frenchman’s Cove is just moments away from the white sands of Pacquereau Bay where you can lounge or go swimming and you have access to complimentary snorkeling equipment. There is a full time entertainment staff that helps with activities throughout the day and there is a kid’s club to keep the little ones busy during your vacation. Marriott’s Frenchman’s Cove has two fresh water swimming pools including a children’s pool as well as an Infiniti pool which overlooks the bay and has a waterslide for fun. The resort offers tennis courts, a fitness center, kid’s club, game room and a full service spa. Dining options at Marriott’s Frenchman’s Cove St. Thomas hotel include the Marketplace Express and Marketplace for quick bites throughout the day as well as the Sunset Cove Poolside Bar and Grill which is open for all three meals. You have access to the restaurants at the Marriott’s Frenchman Reef and Morningstar Beach Resort which include Coco Joe’s, Sunset Grill, Aqua Terra Oceanfront Grill and Havana Blue. You also have the option of in-room cooking and you can stock groceries before as well as during your stay. Nightlife includes live music on selected nights or you can take a short taxi ride to Starz Nightclub and Ultra Lounge where you can dance all night long.
The Ritz-Carlton St. Thomas Resort - Family Friendly
Address: 6900 Great Bay St. Thomas
When you are looking for the perfect luxury St. Thomas hotel that caters to couples and families, then you need to stay at the Ritz-Carlton St. Thomas. Located on the far eastern end of the island along Great Bay, the Ritz-Carlton St. Thomas is situated on 30-acres of tropical paradise which is adjacent to the St. James Marine Reserve and Wildlife Preserve. The Ritz-Carlton St. Thomas has a low-rise Caribbean architectural style with 180 rooms and suites that have a contemporary upscale decor. There are two levels of rooms and service at the Ritz-Carlton St. Thomas hotel with Club level guests enjoying a private lounge with food and beverages throughout the day, personalized concierge services as well as upgraded room amenities. Standard rooms are sized at 450 square feet with a private balcony and views of the ocean or resort. Club level rooms are similar in size with views of the ocean, oceanfront and resort. Ocean view suites are 925 square feet with 1.5 bathrooms and sweeping views of the ocean from your private balcony. Club level suites range from the 1,000 square feet ocean view to the 1,100 square feet oceanfront to the 1,850 square feet presidential suite. These suites have a separate living area and multiple bathrooms as well as a private balcony with big views of the Caribbean Sea. You have access to two superb beaches at the Ritz-Carlton St. Thomas which include Great Bay and Coconut Grove. Both have splendid white sand and incredible snorkeling as well as scuba diving opportunities. You have access to complimentary non-motorized watersport equipment and there are several other free amenities such as sailing on the resorts private boat named Lady Lynsey. There is a full time concierge that can help with all of favorite excursions including tee times at Mahogany Run Golf Course. Children can be kept busy during the day at the kid’s club that features organized activities all day long. There are four freshwater swimming pools including an Infinity pool, children’s, serenity and a traditional pool. The Ritz-Carlton St. Thomas has a fitness center, dive shop, kid’s club, tennis courts and a full service spa onsite. Dining at the Ritz-Carlton St. Thomas hotel includes four restaurants that range from Italian cuisine at Essenza, gourmet dining at Bleuwater, casual fare during the day at Coconut Cove and Sails serves fresh seafood. You can also indulge in offsite dining in Redhook at the Caribbean Fish Market and Sangria’s Beach Side Bistro. Nightlife includes live music on selected evenings, themed buffet dinners, movies on the beach and choreographed performances.
Secret Harbour Beach St. Thomas Resort - Family Friendly
Address: 6280 Estate Nazareth, St. Thomas
Secret Harbour Beach Resort is an ideal choice for a mid-range St. Thomas hotel for couples and families looking to escape the crowds. Located on the southern end of the island, Secret Harbour Beach Resort is situated directly on the beach overlooking Nazareth Bay. Secret Harbour Beach Resort has a low-rise modern architectural style with condominium style units that have a simple decor. All units have a great view of the Caribbean Sea from a private balcony. Accommodations range from an open floorplan studio to one and two-bedroom condos with full kitchens. The beach area at Secret Harbour Beach Resort is spectacular with plenty of space to lounge and swim. There is a dive shop onsite which can arrange for all of your watersport adventures like snorkeling and scuba diving. Secret Harbour Beach Resort has plenty of onsite activities for families and many tour excursions depart directly from the beach. The property has a nice freshwater swimming pool with great views of the Caribbean Sea. There is a gift shop, tennis courts, fitness center and spa services are available. Dining at Secret Harbour Beach St. Thomas hotel include casual fare at Cruzan Beach Club and fine dining for all three meals at Sunset Grille. You also can cook in your room and grocery service is available. Offsite dining options nearby include Pesce Italian, The Tap and Still Redhook as well as Duffy’s Love Shack. Nightlife is subdued at Secret Harbour Beach Resort with live music at Cruzan Beach Club on selected evenings or you can venture off property to Molly Malone’s as well as Latitude 18 for live music at night.
Bolongo Bay Beach Resort - Family Friendly
Address: 7150 Bolongo St. Thomas
If you are searching for a good value in a St. Thomas hotel which is beachside and offers an all-inclusive option, then you need to try the Bolongo Bay Beach Resort. Located on the southeastern end of the island, Bolongo Bay Beach Resort is situated on a beautiful white sand beach which overlooks Bolongo Bay and the Caribbean Sea. The Bolongo Bay Beach Resort has a low-rise modern architectural design with 74 rooms which have a brilliant island decor. Value rooms are great for scuba divers and active people on the go with views of the beach and pool. Ocean view rooms are located on the 2nd and 3rd floor with a private balcony and Beachfront rooms allow for direct beach access from your private 1st floor patio. The beach at Bolongo Bay Beach Resort is great with plenty of area to lounge and the water is calm for swimming. You can enjoy complimentary use of non-motorized watersport equipment and there is even a free introductory scuba diving course for guests. The Bolongo Bay Beach St. Thomas hotel has an entertainment that has scheduled events throughout the day to keep you busy or you can relax at the freshwater swimming pool that has a swim-up bar. The property has a boutique, fitness center and dive shop onsite. The Bolongo Bay Beach Resort has two restaurants that include the Lobster Grille for seafood and all three meals as well as Iggie’s Beach Bar and Grill which serves up casual fare. Other offsite dining options nearby include Mim’s Seaside Bistro and Room with a View serves Italian cuisine. Nightlife includes live entertainment from Carnival style parties to live music to karaoke.
Frenchman's Reef & Morningstar Marriott Beach St. Thomas Resort - Family Friendly
Address:5 Estate Bakkeroe Po Box 7100 St. Thomas
When you are searching for a luxury family-friendly St. Thomas hotel that has great beach access and plenty of onsite amenities, then you should book the Frenchman’s Reef and Morningstar Beach Resort. Located southwest of Charlotte Amalie on the southeastern coastline of the island, the Frenchman’s Reef and Morningstar Beach Resort is situated on a rocky peninsula that overlooks the spectacular Morningstar Bay. Frenchman’s Reef and Morningstar Beach Resort has a high-rise colonial architectural style that contains 453 rooms and suites that boast an island decor. There are island and water view rooms which are 400 square feet with a private balcony within the Frenchman’s Reef section of the resort. The one-bedroom Harbor suite has 850 square feet with a separate living room and private balcony with views of the harbor. The Royal suite has 710 square feet on two-levels of living space with a private balcony with views of the island or water. The Morningstar section has garden and beach view rooms that are 400 square feet with a private balcony. When you are at the Frenchman’s Reef and Morningstar Beach Resort you have direct access to Morningstar Beach which has soft white sand and plenty of space to lounge. You can go swimming in the calm water or use the complimentary non-motorized watersport equipment and you can arrange your favorite watersport activity onsite at the dive shop. The property has a full time entertainment staff that helps keep things lively during the day and children will have fun at the kid’s club which offers organized events all day. The Frenchman’s Reef and Morningstar Beach Resort has four freshwater swimming pools onsite that include two Infinity pools with one swim-up bar as well as a beachfront pool and a splash zone for children in their own pool. The resort has a fitness center, tennis courts, kid’s club, game room and a full service spa. Dining at Frenchman’s Reef and Morningstar Beach St. Thomas hotel includes light fare and provisions at Presto Market as well as Star Market. There are also four full service restaurants that feature fine dining at Havana Blue; Coco Joe’s serves all three meals, Sunset Grill prepares lunch as well as dinner and Aqua Terra Oceanfront Grill is perfect for breakfast and dinner. In the evening things are quiet with live music on selected nights. Offsite evening activities require a taxi ride to Charlotte Amalie or to Redhook.
Mafolie St. Thomas Hotel - For Couples
Address: 7091 Estate Mafolie Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas
The Mafolie Hotel is a great choice for a mid-range boutique St. Thomas hotel that caters to couples who are looking for value and views of the island. Located just north of Charlotte Amalie on Mafolie Hill, the Mafolie Hotel is situated on a hillside some 900 feet above sea level and was constructed in the 1940s. The Mafolie Hotel has a great colonial architectural design with only 22 rooms and suites that have a personalized island decor. Standard guest rooms are stylish with a choice of bedding. Deluxe rooms and Junior suites have more space with a balcony and a big view of Charlotte Amalie. Although not located on the beach, Mafolie St. Thomas hotel is close to many attractions including Magens Bay, Sapphire Beach, Charlotte Amalie, Drake’s Seat, Mountain Top and Blackbeard’s Castle. Onsite amenities include a fabulous freshwater swimming pool with a deck that overlooks Charlotte Amalie and boasts large views of the island as well as a bar and grill which is great for afternoon fun. The Mafolie Restaurant serves a complimentary buffet breakfast for guests and serves an innovative menu for lunch as well as dinner. Offsite dining options nearby include Amalia Café for Mediterranean and Greengo Caribbean Cantina for Southwestern cuisine. Nightlife is limited to the bar area and you can travel down the hill to Charlotte Amalie where you will find dancing at Starz Nightclub and Ultra Lounge as well as fantastic drinks with live music at Bones Rum.
Bluebeard's Beach Club and Villas St. Thomas Resort - Family Friendly
Address:100 Frenchman's Bay St. Thomas
Bluebeard’s Beach Club and Villas is an ideal mid-range St. Thomas hotel for families and couples that offers several resort style amenities. Located on the southeastern shoreline of the island, Bluebeard’s Beach Club is situated on 24-acres of tropical landscape overlooking Frenchman Bay. Bluebeard’s Beach Club has a modern architectural style with studios and one-bedroom condominium that feature a simple decor. Studios range from 288 to 500 square feet with an integrated living area, kitchenette and private balcony with views of the Caribbean Sea or resort. Studio lofts range in size from 336 to 662 square feet on two-levels of living space which includes a kitchenette, integrated living room and private balcony with views of the Caribbean Sea or resort. One-bedroom condos range in size from 500 to 607 square feet with a separate living room, full kitchen, 1.5 bathrooms and a private balcony. Bluebeard’s Beach Club and Villas has a beautiful white sand beach which is ideal for lounging or swimming and you can arrange for your favorite watersport activity at the onsite dive shop. Offsite attractions include a short taxi ride to Havensight Mall for shopping or a visit to Redhook where you will find plenty of entertainment or you can travel to Coral World Ocean Park. Bluebeard’s Beach Club St. Thomas hotel has a freshwater swimming pool with a swim-up bar and a nice deck that overlooks Frenchman Bay. There is a fitness center, dive shop, tennis courts, shopping and massage services on request. Dining at Bluebeard’s Beach Club includes the beachside Breeze Bistro which serves light food throughout the day. Other offsite dining options include Abi Beach Bar, the SandBar for Caribbean cuisine and the Smoking Rooster. Nightlife is limited to themed barbeque nights and you are a short distance from Iggie’s Restaurant as well as the Dog House Pub for live music.
Elysian Beach Resort St. Thomas - Family Friendly
Address: 6800 Estate Nazareth St. Thomas
The Elysian Beach Resort is a perfect upper-mid-range priced St. Thomas hotel which offers resort style amenities and caters to families as well as couples. Located on the far eastern end of the island, the Elysian Beach Resort is situated adjacent to the St. James Marine Reserve and Wildlife Preserve. Elysian Beach Resort has a low-rise colonial architectural style with 67 studios with a simple decor. Studio kings and doubles have 388 square feet with a kitchenette and private balcony with views of the water and resort. Studio Parlors have 585 square feet of space with an open integrated living area, full kitchen and private balcony. The Studio Loft has 867 square feet on two-levels which include a full kitchen, an integrated living area and two balconies with views of the water. The beach area is great with beautiful white sand and space for you to relax. The water is calm with good opportunities for swimming, snorkeling and other watersport activities which you can arrange with the onsite dive shop. Other activities include traveling to Redhook where there is a ferry to St. John and numerous shopping venues for you to enjoy. The resort has a fitness center, slot machines for gambling, a dive shop, tennis courts and marina as well as a large freshwater swimming pool which offers plenty of deck space to lounge. Dining at Elysian Beach St. Thomas hotel includes two restaurants but they are not directly associated with the resort. You can enjoy all three meals at the Sangria Beach Side Bistro and the Caribbean Fish Market serves up Caribbean cuisine. Other offsite dining options include Island Time Pub for pizza and XO Bistro in Redhook. Nightly entertainment is quiet but you can travel to Latitude 18 and the Caribbean Saloon for live music.
Emerald Beach St. Thomas Resort - Family Friendly
Address: 8070 Lindbergh Bay St. Thomas
If you are seeking a mid-range St. Thomas hotel that is beachfront and is great for families, then you should try the Emerald Beach Resort. Located in Charlotte Amalie West just minutes from the airport, Emerald Beach Resort is situated along Lindbergh Bay on a beautiful white sand beach. Emerald Beach Resort is composed of several four-story buildings that have a modern architectural style with 90 rooms that have a contemporary island decor. All guest rooms have a view of the beach as well as water from a private balcony and offer a choice of bedding. Emerald Beach Resort has a perfect spot overlooking Lindbergh Bay where there is plenty of space on the white sand beach to relax and enjoy a drink at the Beach Bar at Emerald Beach St. Thomas hotel. You can arrange for your favorite watersport adventure with the concierges and snorkeling as well as swimming is perfect just offshore. You are within a short taxi ride to fabulous venues in Charlotte Amalie like Blackbeard’s Castle, the 99 Steps and lots of duty-free shopping. The Emerald Beach Resort has a large freshwater swimming pool which is complete with a waterfall and the sundeck has ample room to lounge. The property has a fitness center and a boutique for shopping. The Caribbean Fusion Restaurant and Bar is onsite and serves all three meals. Offsite dining options nearby include Oceanside Bistro for innovative cuisine and Thirteen for pizza. The restaurant also serves a great Sunday brunch which is a favorite with many locals. Night time entertainment at this St. Thomas hotel includes a weekly manager’s reception, live music on the weekends and themed buffets during the week with steel drum music.