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Hotel on the Cay

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Protestant Cay, Christiansted 00822, St. Croix
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Ranked #6 of 16 hotels in Christiansted
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Charlotte, NC
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

I had a great time at Hotel on the Cay. The rooms are very nice--we had a great view of the bay and very clean, in spite of the challenges of managing a property in a humid climate surrounded by sand. The hotel grounds are undergoing a face-lift, and while the property is nice as-is, the upside potential is huge.... More

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Oakton, Virginia
13 reviews 13 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

I agree with one review that the property has seen better days, but I also spent a fair amount of time talking with John, the general manager, and with his background in hospitality management and his vision for what it can become, I think good things are in store for HOTC. The rooms were clean, and with tile floors it... More

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Houston, Texas
19 reviews 19 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

My husband and I spent 10 days at the Hotel on the Cay in March. I will give the positive things first. The beach is beautiful. Plenty of chairs and umbrellas. They have a bar with food, although we never tried their food because we ate out every night in town and had a rental car during the day, so... More

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New York City, New York
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

My best friend and I stayed at Hotel on the cay emerald point villa for two nights last week.The rooms were spotless. The villa provided a full kitchen, living room, dining area and a king sized bed room. There is also a gorgeous patio overlooking Christiansted harbor, absolutely stunning!! The villa is a great choice for those who want some... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

This hotel has seen better days, but the manager is energized and up grading is underway. The tile floors are perfect for divers because you can drag your wet gear to the balcony to dry. The manager set up a special continental breakfast for our early dive days. Shore dives right in front of the hotel were excellent. The room... More

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Louisville, Kentucky
15 reviews 15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

My wife and I went there 5 years ago to see her best friend get married there on the beach in front of the hotel. It was beautiful and the first time I had ever been at a wedding on the beach. We just went back there to celebrate their 5 year anniversary as well as the grooms 60th birthday.... More

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Beaverton, Oregon
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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Had a great experience. Hotel staff is wonderful. They got us everything we needed and it was an overall wonderful experience. BRING BUG SPRAY.. The bugs are terrible this time of year there. Beach was awesome!

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Chicago, Illinois
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Always enjoy coming back to Hotel on the Cay! Everyone is so pleasant and accommodating...makes for a great vacation! The beach, altho small, is just my favorite of anyplace I have been....being INSIDE the reef, makes for a tranquil place to float, snorkel or swim. The Harbormaster Rest. has some of the best drinks and food in Christiansted...and even tho... More

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Brodheadsville, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Had a girls trip to Hotel on the Cay June 6-11, had the best time ever! Place looks beautiful. Stayed in room 315, had a beautiful view. Rooms were clean, always clean fresh towels and good maid service. We had such a great time at the Tuesday night BBQ, quite entertaining. It was a real nice way to spend our... More

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West Islip, New York
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Hotel & staff were great had a awesome view. room was clean kitchen was nice save some $ private beach & ferry is so kool! Mary in the store is a sweetheart. had a great time. it was so hard to leave. wildlife on the island is wonderful too.

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Address: Protestant Cay, Christiansted 00822, St. Croix
Location: Caribbean > U.S. Virgin Islands > St. Croix > Christiansted
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel on the Cay 3*
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On The Cay Christiansted
On The Cay Hotel
Hotel On The Cay St. Croix/Christiansted, U.S. Virgin Islands

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Step into an atmosphere of casual elegance during your visit to our inviting private island retreat. If your idea of a Caribbean vacation includes unforgettable sunsets, white sand beaches and the simple phrase “no problem,” this is the place for you! Hotel on the Cay offers you the best vacation value in the Caribbean. Located on a private cay in the Caribbean Sea, our 53 room resort provides for an unforgettable vacation experience that is ideal for couples, families and adventure seekers.Here guests can dine at our on-site restaurant, unwind with a refreshing swim in the pool, enjoy water sports at our activity center and explore the historical sights, eateries, shops and entertainment located on the boardwalk just minutes away by private complimentary boat. A quaint, pristine beach overlooks Christiansted Harbor’s beautiful boats, which makes for perfect photos at sunset. As the only beach in downtown Christiansted, you will enjoy swimming and snorkeling the amazing undersea world surrounding the cay.Hotel on the Cay will provide bountiful sunshine, bright turquoise seas teeming with life, refreshing trade winds and a place to lay your head at the end of each memorable day. ... more   less 
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