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Caneel Bay Resort

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PO Box 720, Caneel Bay 00831-0720, St. John (Formerly Caneel Bay, A Rosewood Resort)
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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New York, NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I'd been to Caneel Bay years ago and had always wanted to return. There's a special magic about Caneel Bay - the beaches, settling and St. John in general. Even the donkeys and deer add to the magic of the resort. I visited with my husband and two young daughters. Typically we go somewhere near each year on vacation, but... More 

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Snowshoe, West Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This property is awesome. Service is great, Beach is beautiful. Room is nice and spacious. It is not the Ritz, but private and oceanfront. Water is steps away from your door and property is huge. Experienced divers best to go somewhere else. Dive shop not so good. Limit dives to 40 minutes no matter how much air you have due... More 

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Akron, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my second visit to Caneel - first with family a few years ago before the recent management change, and this one was a solo getaway for a few days. There was no other competing choice in my mind when I was deciding on where to relax with sun, sand, and exceptional service. An upgrade to an oceanfront room... More 

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Heber City, Utah, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I agree with many of the points made by others' reviews, and will add a few thoughts of my own. Pros: Beautiful, quiet resort Beach front property, you can walk out on your own beach, and the other beaches are very accessible. We had a great experience with the service Shuttles were timely and it was easy to get around... More 

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Lexington, Kentucky
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently stayed at Caneel Bay on a family vacation to celebrate a birthday. The staff was friendly and very accommodating to our needs, and even prepared an area in the mill ruins for a private, surprise birthday party. All of our rooms were on Hawksnest Beach, and it was amazing to have a 50 foot walk to the water,... More 

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Situated in a United States National Park, Caneel Bay is unlike any other resort that I’ve been to. It is not huge in terms of number of guests but it covers around 170 acres so it feels very spacious and serene. Donkeys, mongooses, and deer all roam the grounds adding to the ever-present nature vibe. The grounds themselves are immaculately... More 

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New Albany, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been to Caneel Bay twice now, and we are definitely going back. It's an amazing place that makes you forget about the world you left behind! Do the breakfast buffet included with your room for sure... it's extremely fresh and delicious.

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Pompton Lakes, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was an amazing stay at Caneel Bay Resort. Great service- everybody is so polite. This property has 7 amazing beaches. Every beach has its own beauty and we thoroughly enjoyed this property. You will donkeys grazing the grass and mongoose in small holes and some among wildlife. We are at the restaurants on this property but we also preferred... More 

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Omaha
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We absolutely loved staying at Caneel Bay. Our family had spent the week at a beach house we rented and wanted to have a little more time on the island so booked 3 nights here in 2 rooms. Our teenagers had a blast with all the beach activities that were offered. We ate at all the restaurants and each one... More 

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Wilkesboro, North Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a wonderful place with beautiful beaches. We stayed on Scott Beach and it was absolutely wonderful. We went at the end of the season in July and it was quiet and peaceful. There are no TV's in the room which I hated but we got use to it. The internet service was sporadic but they were working on... More 

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