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Scott Beach

Caneel Bay 00831, St. John
340.776.6111
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Ranked #2 of 9 attractions in Caneel Bay
Type: Beaches
Activities: Swimming, Sunbathing
Description: Located on St. John's north shore, this is one of Caneel Bay's seven secluded beaches.
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New York City, New York
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Very private and relaxing with great beach attendants to get you drinks, food etc. They provide floaties to relax in the water.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Went here with family to snorkel and fell in love with this island. Truly a gorgeous place and I do look forward to possibly booking a week of time here at some point! ahhhhhhhh.

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Seattle, Washington
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35 reviews 35 reviews
12 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

The best beach for couples because it's so mellow and the sunsets are best viewed here. Conch shells EVERYWHERE!!

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Ambler, Pennsylvania
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31 reviews 31 reviews
3 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

We stayed on Scott Beach while vacationing at Caneel Bay. Our room looked out on the beach and we enjoyed beautiful sunsets from our balcony. The beach offered nice white sand and beautiful clear, sparkling water. We snorkeled off the north end of the beach and found many fish and lots of colorful coral. It was one of the nicest... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Mesmerizingly beautiful and serene. I could sit here all day for days. Must be resort guest to use it.

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Germantown, MD
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

This was a stop on a snorkeling and kayaking tour. The beach was beautiful, the snorkeling was awesome and there were a ton of turtles!

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5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

This was our favorite beach at Caneel Bay. Some of the prettiest water I've seen! The chairs are the old school sling back type and there isn't any type of real beach service, but there is a bar if you feel like walking up to order your own drinks/lunch. Great floats and the water is so calm you can really... More

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Davidson, North Carolina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

We stayed in a cottage on Scott Beach during vacation at Caneel Bay. Very quite and scenic. Excellent snorkeling spot -- Green Sea Turtles, Spotted Eagle Rays...

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Rhinebeck, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

This beach felt very private and secluded. At the time we were there in mid February, it wasn't nearly as crowded as Caneel Bay Beach. There are good snorkel opportunities around the edges, boats are moored far enough away to afford a safe place for a swim. I loved the shade trees for the times when we'd had enough sun.... More

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Dartmouth, Massachusetts, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

One of the most amazing beaches you will ever swim at if you can get to it. It is one of the seven beaches at the Caneel Bay resort. You can get to it by boat or you need to chalk up a boatload of cash to get a room at this resort that caters to the rich.

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