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The Crystal Palace

12 Crystal Gade, Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful grand home in the old style. This is the only way to experience the real Caribbean. Very conveniently located, very friendly, classy people, easy to get to shopping, nightlife, safari taxis to the best beaches in the world, safe location.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

I have stayed with Ronnie for several years as I travel to the BVI. I highly recommend this place and man what a view. Nothing like sitting on the deck with a rum and coke in your hand and watching the sun set over the Harbor. Airport pickup is a huge plus and there is a lot of breakfast options... More

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Aberdeen, New Jersey
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

This was our first visit to Crystal Palace. We stayed one night there before leaving for our charter in the BVIs. We felt like we were visiting old friends - spent hours sitting on the balcony - sipping rum from the 24-hour honor bar and chatting with Ronnie and the other guests while admiring the gorgeous view of the harbor.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014 via mobile

What I loved most about St Thomas was my stay at Crystal Palace with Ron and a few guests. The views from the balcony are worth a million dollars, and Ronnie is a great host who opens up his home to so many strangers but makes them feel part of the house. Had a great time eating down in the... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

Staying with Ronnie Lockhart at the Crystal Palace is like having a home away from home in St. Thomas. It is comfortable, historic, conveniently located, relaxed, and we love feeling like natives when we are here. Ronnie knows everything there is to know about St. Thomas and if he doesn't he knows where to find out. Simply the best.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I had a great time! Ronnie was a great host, the rooms were gorgeous (the stuff of those pictures you see int he galleries), and the atmosphere was laid back. Free wifi, directions, reviews of Local restaurants and amusements were spot on. Treated like family. Can't choose a better place to stay!

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Alexandria, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

Ronnie is the owner of the Crystal Palace and took very good care of us. We had no reservations coming on to the island, and not only did he have some rooms available, he helped us find rooms nearby when he didn't have availability at a nearby B&B. He picked us up from the airport and gave us his own... More

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Thomasville
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

Ronnie made our 3 days at the Palace most enjoyable. He picked us up at the airport, drove us to one of his favorite restaurants and returned us to the airport when we checked out. We opted for a room with a private bath and were very pleased with everything, including the toiletries. It was unseasonably warm, so we didn't... More

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sarasota, florida
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

Stopping in STT on way to sailing the Caribbean and words can not express how much I LOVE this place! Thank you Ronnie,once again... and Yes,,, I Will be back! A+++ but now I'm still here and soaking up all of the wonderfulness that IS The Crystal Palace. p.s. Ronnie makes his best effort to pick you up from the... More

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Martinez
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2013

We spent one night on our way back Stateside having sailed for a weekend in the waters off the BVI's. the Crystal Palace was only a few minutes drive from the ferry building, clean, affordable, quite with magnificent views and incredible hospitality by Ronnie the 5th generation owner of this magnificent colonial 6 bedroom home. Ronnie picked us up from... More

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Address: 12 Crystal Gade, Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
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Location: Caribbean > U.S. Virgin Islands > St. Thomas > Charlotte Amalie
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Also Known As:
The Crystal Palace Hotel Charlotte Amalie
The Crystal Palace St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands

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Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Beautiful historic building in downtown Charlotte Amalie. 5 minute walk to restaurants and shopping. ... more   less 
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