If you are planning a getaway to the US Virgin Islands, be sure to book your resort stay at beautiful St. Thomas. St. Thomas offers the most luxurious resorts in the US Virgin Islands. These resorts are five-star facilities that are waiting to take care of your every need. They are geared to provide the ultimate in relaxation and fun.
Some of the resorts are very family oriented while others are more geared for a romantic getaway for adults. Each of the resorts has their own special way to make guests feel welcomed and pampered. Regardless of which resort you choose to spend your vacation at, you will be surrounded by the beauty of the island and its fabulous views, blue waters, and friendly locals.
This is a list of the top five resorts located on the island of St. Thomas. They are the best at providing the dream getaway that you have envisioned. They go the extra mile to accommodate their guest and provide all of the amenities that you would expect from top notch island resorts.
Many provide full kitchens with all of the technology you have become accustomed to. Most of the resorts have several pools, beach bars, and fine dining options to suit every taste. A few have kids clubs that are designed to entertain and educate your children during their stay on the island.
These beautiful accommodations are sure to please and create vacations memories that will last a lifetime.
1. The Ritz-Carlton St.Thomas
This five-star resort has all of the amenities that you could want in a luxury hotel. The views at this fabulous resort are East Facing and has spectacular views of the Bay. It is situated on a thirty acres resort that has lush landscaping, and the hotel is designed in traditional island style. The amenities are everything that you would expect from The Ritz-Carlton. Not only does The Ritz-Carlton feature plush design and all the modern amenities but it also has a day spa and island style fine dining.
If you are not a fan of island style cuisine, then they have a great selection of rustic Italian favorites. There is even an option to dine on the beach if you wish. They also have a kids program called Ritz Kids that welcomes and encourages kids to explore and learn about the culture of the island and environmental conservation. They even provide a special Ritz Kids menu that is an in-room amenity. Activities for adults include a full-scale golf course, sailing, fitness facility, island hopping, and pool sports. The price for a room starts at around $550 and can go up to over $1000 depending on which type of room you choose and what time of year you decide to visit.
2. Marriott Frenchman's Cove
This luxury resort is located on a hillside overlooking Pacquereau Bay. The resort features Danish and British architecture which is reminiscent of times past. One of the great features of this resort is the fact that parking is always free, and there is no resort fee. They also offer free wifi to the guest. There is a small market with sundry items, snack, and coffee along with a poolside bar and grill that offers breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
They also offer guests a full-service fitness area with cardio and strength training equipment. They have a pool, sauna, and steam room in addition to a kid's pool. There is a kid's club geared for children ages four to twelve years. If you are up for exploring the hotel also offers snorkeling. Guests have the choice of a standard room, or they can rent a villa that can accommodate twelve. The prices for rooms start at around $560 and go up according to the type of room and length of stay.
3. Bolongo Bay Beach Resort
The Bolongo Bay Beach Resort is an award winning resort located right on the beach in St. Thomas. It is a casual resort that features just six four beachside room. When you open your door, you are quite literally right on the beach. This luxury resort is kid friendly and offers fun activities around the resort. You can kick back and enjoy a drink at the beach bar Iggie's.
The room rates average around $200 depending on the season and length of stay. The Bolongo Bay Beach Resort has been family owned and operated for over forty years. They believe in treating the customer like family and ensuring that they are catered to and thoroughly enjoy their stay.
4. Secret Harbor Beach Resort
This resort is a bit different from the others because it offers condominium directly on the beach rather than hotel rooms. The property is family geared and kid friendly. There are all of the amenities that you would expect from a luxury resort such as an on-call masseuse, concierge, a fitness center, private pools, free Wifi, a gift shop, dining and bar, and a private planner for weddings and events. The condos come complete with all of the modern conveniences that you and your family will need.
There are a variety of activities located on and around the resort so there will always be something fun and exciting to do. The price for the condominiums start at around $300 and go up according to the size of the condo and the dates.
5. Point Pleasant Resort
This fifteen-acre resort sits atop a hillside overlooking the water. This scenic resort also features wooded trails and two private beaches. This facility is geared more for couples and has plenty of entertainment geared for adults. Upon arrival, a complimentary bottle of rum awaits you in your room. There are also three swimming pools with sundecks that are great for relaxing. The resort also provides a free shuttle for guests to Smith Bay Park at Lindquist Beach, which is only a short distance away. The cost of a stay for one night is an average of around $200 and can go up depending on accommodations and the time of years that the reservations are made.
Written by Garrett Parker
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