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The Inn at Blackbeard's Castle

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1001 Blackbeard's Hill, 00802, St. Thomas
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The Inn at Blackbeard's Castle
Ranked #8 of 22 St. Thomas B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bothell, Washington
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35 reviews 35 reviews
6 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed here for a week and a half in the Hilltop II building on a business trip. My room was on the third floor of the building which allowed for a very nice view of Charlotte Amalie and the float planes coming and going. The air conditioner and ceiling fan are a must with the tropical heat/humidity and my room... More

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cu-later67
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99 reviews 99 reviews
42 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

The "room" we stayed in was down 102 stairs. No one offered to help us with our luggage. No elevator! When we arrived our reservation was not on file quite a mixup. The room apparently the dungeon in earlier times, it was damp and musty and the furniture looked as if it had been purchased at a "flea market". The... More

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San Diego
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31 reviews 31 reviews
20 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

The room's on the upper level are adequate with TV, frig and nice views of the harbor in Charlotte Amalie. However, while we were there in May on a Sunday and Monday everything was closed so I would not return on those days or I would double check whether or not things are open. The bar is beautiful but it... More

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Chose this Inn for it's charm and value. Rooms are clean and the property has a historical and lovely West Indies vibe. Multiple swimming pools .....some quiet and private. But the main pool has a pretty waterfall and view of Charlotte Amalie Harbour and located at the base of Blackbeard's lookout tower (which is the focal point of the hotel... More

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Venice, Florida
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Arrived on a Sunday. The hotel was closed. Waited 15 minutes for the only man working to open the front gate. The room was a serious walk from the office and the Manager DID NOT carry my heavy bag. He carried nothing. Hotel bar and restaurant are also closed on SUNDAY & MONDAY. To eat or drink anything we have... More

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Blackbeards C, Manager at The Inn at Blackbeard's Castle, responded to this review

Good afternoon Andy, I'm sorry that your stay at the hotel was not as pleasant as you desired. Our hotel is a years around operation, and we are opening 24 hours a day. We do keep out front gate locked during the day so that only "hotel guests" have access to the property. Upon checking in I did offer the... More

Largo, Florida
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014 via mobile

I decided that a long, very long due vacation was in need for my boyfriend and I, so I did some searching via the oh so wonderful "google" and stumbled upon your site... First off, thank you for making it easy to navigate and also being true to your presented pictures! Secondly, I called to confirm that the dates I... More

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Sint Eustatius
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

We stayed in this hotel for six days. We did not really know what to expect, but we are very glad we made this choice. The room was very clean, had a balcony with a spectaculair view and the people working at the hotel and restaurant are all very friendly. Compared to the prices of other hotels on the Island,... More

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Alpharetta, Georgia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

For the second time in the past few years, we have stayed at Blackbeards, and it's been great. You can't beat their location, hospitality and service. Not a better place to get the real feel of old St. Thomas and the views are spectacular. Highly recommend!

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Highland Beach, Florida
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014 via mobile

Excellent value. Great location with breathtaking views. Historical aesthetics, two pools, clean, nice outdoor bar and restaurant with quality food. Our nightly rate was ~$125 before tax, which was a steal considering all the above and compared to other hotels on the island. Attentive and cordial staff, we will be returning.

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Chicago, Illinois
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46 reviews 46 reviews
12 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We were in St John for a week, and decided to stay one night in St Thomas prior to flying home. Christopher met us at check in, and gave us the tour of the property. Since it was off season, it was really quiet, but the grounds were still perfectly kept. I'd requested the balcony room, we stayed in W-4.... More

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Address: 1001 Blackbeard's Hill, 00802, St. Thomas
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Location: Caribbean > U.S. Virgin Islands > St. Thomas
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
The Inn At Blackbeard's Castle St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands

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Welcome to the Inn at BlackBeard's Castle. Casual elegance abounds at the Inn with four poster beds, crown moldings, private baths, cable television, refrigerators, large private balconies with views of the city and harbor, ceiling fans and air conditioning. The Inn at Blackbeard's Castle is a small, charming hotel with extensive grounds in Charlotte Amalie. Quiet guest rooms are finished with individual detail. Comfort and conveniences are remarkably intertwined with this unique hotel's heritage. Launch your imagination into the days of pirates and tall ships in the harbor. Swashbuckler pirate statues and cannons dot the historic grounds of this unique St. Thomas Hotel. Amenities include: Free wi-fi, swimming pools, open air bar and terrace overlooking ocean with spectacular views of the harbor, cruise ships and seaplanes. Enjoy easy access to leisure activities and the wonders that our beautiful Caribbean Island has to offer. ... more   less 
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