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Address: Across from Christiansted, Christiansted, St. Croix

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Simply Beautiful

We were visiting for one day on a cruise. Had to take a 45 minute taxi ride to Christiansted then get on the water taxi to Protestant Cay. Just a super fun place to relax and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 23, 2015
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Livonia, Michigan
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Livonia, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 NEW

We were visiting for one day on a cruise. Had to take a 45 minute taxi ride to Christiansted then get on the water taxi to Protestant Cay. Just a super fun place to relax and enjoy the beach and the water. They were so welcoming of cruise guests as well. We played Cruise Ship Crab Races. My crab came... More 

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Newburgh, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

My family and I had a lovely stay at the Hotel St. Croix and decided to visit the beach on Protestant Cay. Mary who works as the ferry toll collector on the island is a very rude and mean individual. She snapped at my 12 year old for simply going into the cooler to purchase a drink. She also had... More 

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Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

This is the only Beach in Christiansted, a small Boat will take you forward and back for $5. On the Beach you can rent Sunbeds. The Restaurant offers breakfast, Lunch and drinks. It Closes around 19:00.

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New York City, New York
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

We stayed at the hotel on the day, but even if you aren't staying here I would highly recommend visiting. The beach is clean with calm clear water/and good views. We don't have kids but it is a good spot for little ones, as the beach is protected from waves. It is a 2 min boat ride (leaves from the... More 

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Westerville, Ohio
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61 reviews 61 reviews
35 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

We visited Protestant Cay for a Tuesday night Caribbean Night. The water taxi fee was reduced. We arrived about an hour early, and my boys had fun playing on the beach before dinner. The sand was soft, and the sunset view was very pretty.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

very small island with a hotel. Outdoor bar and very fine sunny beach with possibilities to snorkling. Only way to visit Protestant Cay is a hotel operated ferry boat with possibilities to transportation round the clock. Price for return ferry tour is 5 USD per person.

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Vienna, Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

After searching and searching and asking locals we finally found the spot to take the short ferry ride. Yet were told by many locals the only thing we would see if we went snorkeling was beer bottles and trash. Dedided not to waist our time

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

This little island is a $5 short ferry ride from mainland Christiansted. We rented snorkels but, there we lots of water sport rental options. We saw the most amazing sea life! Turtles, vibrant colored fish, rays, puffer fish and more. The staff at the water sport rental was super nice. We ate lunch at the restaurant where the people were... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

enjoy the beach and the stay at the Hotel on the Cay. the beach is nice, snorkeling, swimming and lots of relaxation

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015 via mobile

St. Croix Water sports has a wonderful assortment of water activities to do. Michelle and her boys were very accommodating and helpful. The snorkeling is amazing and to be able to swim with turtles, sting rays, star fish, etc.

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