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Grande Bay Resort

4.0 of 5 Condominium   |   Bay Street | Cruz Bay Quarter, Cruz Bay 33908, St. John
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family stayed in a three bedroom condo at Grande Bay. We were pleased with everything about this condo and would definitely stay here again. Having a reserved- covered parking spot is a big plus. We were able to walk to all of the restaurants and attractions in Cruz Bay,

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Syracuse, New York
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I can not say enough about this hotel and the staff. Everything was perfect, the room was beautiful with a breathtaking view. There were little extra touches that most places would never do, like cold water in the room, even a bottle of rum and coke in the refrig. When I called I was taking a gamble because I never... More

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Paul H, General Manager at Grande Bay Resort, responded to this review

Dear Happytraveler1948, Wow, we are all honored to be your first review based on your stay!! While it is true we do cost a little more than others our people, as you experienced, really make the difference. I could not be more proud to work with such fine individuals who really care about all guests first as people and lastly... More

Bulverde, Texas
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are so happy we chose to stay at the Grande Bay Resort this time in St John (7-101 3 bedroom Sueno del Mar, booked through VRBO #579894). After staying at the Westin the 2 previous times, we were able to get much more of the "St John" local feel this time around. This location is perfect because you can... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

My wife and I booked our 1-BR suite (4-304) through a VRBO owner (managed by St John Villa Co); you can also rent directly through Grande Bay. Great view, end unit, covered patio facing Cruz Bay. The STJ Villa Co rep met us at the Customs dock (we'd ferried in from Jost) and walked us right over to GB. The... More

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Fishkill, NY
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33 reviews 33 reviews
23 hotel reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

We rented directly from an owner on our return visit to St John to celebrate our 10 year anniversary. 10 years ago, we stayed at The Westin for our honeymoon. We LOVED St John but did not love The Westin. Grande Bay is was perfect for us. We loved St John even more this time than we did on the... More

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Newport, Rhode Island
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Just got back, rented a Grande Bay villa through St. John Villa Company. They offered several to chose from and we went with 5202. I highly recommend St John Villa Company. They not only provided a fantastic villa, but provided outstanding support and help. They had the answers for questions on what to do, where to go, when to go... More

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Old Saybrook, Connecticut
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15 reviews 15 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

This resort is very clean, safe and comfortable with a great downtown cruz bay location. Not the best for young kids, but doable if need be. Pool is nice but not really a kids pool, no restaurant or bar but you can easily walk to to one.

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Greenville, South Carolina
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Love Grande Bay. We have stayed there many, many times now. Always great. The location, the accommodations, the service are always fantastic. We love staying there and cannot think of staying somewhere else. Dawn always takes such great care of us.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

We stayed in a 1-bedroom condo for a week over spring break. The location is absolutely perfect and I cannot imagine staying anywhere else on the island. You are right in Cruz Bay which is the ideal size beach town. Many choices for restaurants as well as souvenir shops. The condo itself at Grande Bay was just the right size... More

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Iowa
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014 via mobile

Just got back from a week at Grand Bay through Crandall Property Management in Cruz Bay, they were great, very helpful. Our 8th trip to St John. Had our kids & grand kids, 15 in all. We rented a studio, one bedroom & 3 bedroom. It was wonderful. We've stayed lots of places on St John and this is our... More

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Additional Information about Grande Bay Resort

Address: Bay Street | Cruz Bay Quarter, Cruz Bay 33908, St. John
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Location: Caribbean > U.S. Virgin Islands > St. John > Cruz Bay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Grande Bay Resort 4*
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Grande Bay Hotel Cruz Bay
Grande Bay Resort St. John/Cruz Bay

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Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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The Grande Bay Resort & Residence Club is situated hillside overlooking Cruz Bay on St. John in the US Virgin Islands. Set near Wharfside Village, this St. John condominium resort overlooks the emerald and blue waters of Cruz Bay and St. Thomas to the east and the British Virgin Islands to the west. Offering nightly rentals (min. 2 nights) and fractional ownership opportunities in the heart of "Love City". ... more   less 
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