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Coral Bay

St. John
+1 860-287-7956
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Stay off the beaten path in Coral Bay!

Our family stayed at a villa in Coral bay for a week in February. It has a great, laid back vibe... read more

Reviewed December 7, 2017
nice and quirt but...

Coral Bay is quiet but its getting more and more developed as is all of St. John. Disappointed with... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2017
Baltimore, Maryland
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A home decidedly away from home for a number of U.S. expats who now reside in this eclectic community.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Reviewed December 7, 2017

Our family stayed at a villa in Coral bay for a week in February. It has a great, laid back vibe. We loved trying out all of the different restaurants nearby us. Most everything (shops and restaurants) on this side of the island are really...More

Thank TbMorsey
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

Coral Bay is quiet but its getting more and more developed as is all of St. John. Disappointed with how crowded the beaches are in St. John these days.

Thank RuzieG
Reviewed August 7, 2017

My husband & I have been on vacation numerous times to St. John and having stayed in villas on the Cruz Bay side, Chocolate Hole side, Bordeaux Mountain side, we ABSOLUTELY prefer the Coral Bay side. The roads may be a little more winding and...More

1  Thank CarolinaNurse323
Reviewed August 7, 2017

Coral Bay has a completely different vibe from Cruz Bay. Coral Bay is very laid back whereas Cruz bay is very vibrant. We didn't really spend a lot of time there, just really drove through it and ate at a restaurant that was recommended to...More

Thank rhandken
Reviewed July 28, 2017

This is a great location to stay if you're headed to St John. Although there aren't any resorts, VRBO offers a number of local, reasonable rentals. It is centrally located on the island and, in our opinions, offered the best restaurants. We took a snorkel...More

Thank SDC372
Reviewed July 25, 2017

We drove to Coral bay while visiting St John. The views on this side of the island are pretty but not like the views at Cruz bay/national park. It is more ocean and cliffs than mountain peaks and beaches. We liked how quiet it was....More

Thank LisaBF4898FD
Reviewed July 19, 2017

We have traveled to the island of St. John many times over the years. You must go to understand the beauty. Coral Bay is one of those quaint Caribbean towns that elicits thoughts or running away from the craziness and just hang out there forever.

2  Thank Chipper56
Reviewed July 5, 2017

Highly recommend any part of St. John, but Coral Bay is one of my favorites. Taking a boat from Cruz Bay to Coral Bay is a great way to see the island and avoid the winding roads. Get a snack from Skinny Legs.

Thank atmontgo
Reviewed July 4, 2017

This was our second trip to St John. First was 10 years ago. Names of restaurants and shops change, but, thankfully, little else. ARRIVING Instead of going right to the island, we spent one night in St Thomas (Charlotte Amalie). We'd recommend that so that...More

2  Thank robert k
Reviewed June 27, 2017

Coral Bay is only 5 miles from St. Cruz Bay but will take you about 40 minutes to get to. It has a lot of winding roads but nothing too difficult on the way. You will pass many goats, cows, chickens and donkeys during your...More

1  Thank Sherri P
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