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Vessup Bay

St. Thomas
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Ranked #6 of 7 Attractions in East End
Type: Beaches, Bodies of Water, Outdoors
Activities: Viewing foliage
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Owner description: Stylishly tropical, with cacti and seagrape trees adorning this rocky white sand strand.
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English first
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
14 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

This is a nice little secret. Easy parking under the trees, quiet, visited by locals. Say "good morning" or "good afternoon" and strike up a conversation-a great way to get some local tips and info. This little beach is unassuming and can get a bit wavy when the ferries go by. But, as it turns out, there are secrets under... More

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Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
7 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

Quiet, secluded, beautiful beach, you have the Ritz on one side of the road with beach and walk across the road to Vessup Beach. No amenities but great views and private.

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

There is some good snorkeling right along this stretch of beach going into Redhook, but this appears to be the place the locals come to park, drink, sleep and even bathe in the morning. We wanted to snorkel, but did not feel comfortable here leaving our things unattended. Too much trash also along the beach and roadways. It's a non-... More

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St. Thomas
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92 reviews 92 reviews
28 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

I love Vessup Bay. Great wind being on the east side of St. Thomas. I have spent many a day lying in a hammock there. Awesome view of all the island to the east.

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