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Garden by the Sea B&B

Enighed Ln Enighed, Cruz Bay 00831-0037 St. John
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Garden by the Sea B&B is a quaint colorful Caribbean home with gingerbread trim nestled in lush gardens with coconut and banana trees; nesting birds, iguanas, and peacocks. We are located in Estate Contant and Enighed – a neighborhood just a short walk to Cruz Bay and 1 block from Frank Bay Beach. We offer three private rooms ,each with its own personality , all with individual air-conditioning and bathrooms . Our beautiful outdoor living room is for all to enjoy whether reading a book, listening to music or just relaxing with a sunset cocktail. Every morning, wake up to a full hot homemade breakfast served on our tropical Terrace, surrounded by nature . Once your belly is full, head off for a day full of adventure. We lend beach bags, chairs , snorkel equipment and towels along with coolers and Metal water bottles for your convenience. After a long day of sun and fun, enjoy a good nights sleep in our cozy beds and make Garden by the Sea your carribean home away from home!
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Family Rooms
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This is one of the few pet friendly places on St John. The owner was super friendly, knowledgeable about the island, and fun to be around. The environment is amazingly put together to induce comfort and relaxation. The rooms are spread out to offer privacy in the ambiance of para
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Response from Gardenbythesea, Owner at Garden by the Sea B&B
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you for taking time out to write this wonderful review! We strive to make our guests feel as at home as possible! Glad you felt that way!!! See you again soon!
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My husband and I stayed at Garden by the Sea for 4 nights this month. We were greeted by Eileen and John who treated us like VIPs. The room and amazing shower were perfect along with the great homemade breakfast. The views from their deck were picture perfect. The best part is th
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Response from Eileen C, Owner at Garden by the Sea B&B
Responded 3 weeks ago
Thank you for your awesome review! We can’t wait for you to return! Our location is pervection... nestled within bird filled trees, down the path from Frank Bay and a quick stroll from Cruz Bay! Thank you again and see you again soon
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I've never stayed in a place quite like this. It's like a jungle tree house. Exceptional views nd accommodations. The breakfasts wew unique and delicious. John and Eilene were wonderful hosts. Had a terrific 'girls' week on an amazing island in a winderful B & B!
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Response from Eileen C, Owner at Garden by the Sea B&B
Responded Nov 5, 2018
Thank you for taking the time out to review us, I’m so glad you enjoyed the tree house vibe and home made breakfasts too! We loved having all you ladies and hope this becomes an annual thing!
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We had a great time! Tasty breakfast! Comfortable and relaxed atmosphere! Eileen and John are great hosts...helpful and kind! We stayed in the Wild Ginger room. Bed was comfortable. The shower is lovely and relaxing. We will be back!
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Response from Eileen C, Owner at Garden by the Sea B&B
Responded Oct 30, 2018
Thank you for you kind words! We enjoyed meeting you both and look forward to seeing you again real soon!!!
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This was our second time staying at Garden by the Sea, and we cannot wait to come again!! First time we visited in March after the hurricanes and stayed in then Garden suite, what a beautiful room! The shower is more beautiful than any picture can do justice! Each morning we were
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Response from Eileen C, Owner at Garden by the Sea B&B
Responded Oct 20, 2018
Thank you for taking the time out of Your day to write this lovely review! We are so glad you enjoyed your stays at our little piece of paradise ! We hope to see you again soon!
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Is there parking at Garden by the Sea?
Yes,we have 3 parking spaces...
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Does your facility have a pool?
We do not have a pool but Frank Bay is a great snorkel spot and is only steps away
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Hello I am very interested in the b&b tried to email you not sure if you got it, as never got a response. Was wondering how far are you from ferry dock? Is it within walking distance? I've read a few reviews one of the cons was you are completely closed in September is that true? I'm planning a trip in upcoming years not this year and want to book way in advance since you only have a few rooms. Thank you.
Hello Kim... sorry for the tardy responce... We are walking distance to the ferry/ town.. We’re new owners. The old owners closed every sept, and after what went on this past sept, we may close as well, still up in the air! You can call us at 340-779-4731 or email us We hope to see you soon!
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I am only interested in Saturday Aug 26, 2017. Is there any availability and what is the cost? Your reviews sound wonderful. I am meeting up with family on Sunday so can only stay the one night. Also, do you have TV, refrigerator in the room ? Thank you, Tina W
There are no TVs in the rooms or common room. There is a refrigerator shelf for each of the three rooms available for your use in the common room. Hope this helps!
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Is the B&B walking distance to any beaches such as honeymoon? Thanks!
Good Morning, thanks for the inquiry. We are 1 block from Frank Bay beach, which is a great snorkeling spot, nice sandy beach. BUT it is a rocky entry into the water. As far as honeymoon, ti's; about a 45 minute walk from the B&b to honeymoon and Salomon beaches. So pretty easy walk, a couple hills, but nothing too major. The B&B is an easy 10 minute walk to town. And from town you can walk to Honeymoon or grab a cab to some of the other north shore beaches that are farther away. THANKS for the inquiry. Go to our web site for more info Gardenbythesea. Thanks, Nancy
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"All rooms seem great!"
"We have stayed in 2 of 3, and they both were amazing!!!! "
"We loved the Terrace Room, with the balcony right outside the door."
"We love the Terrace Room which offers just a bit more privacy"
"All rooms are great!"
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garden by the sea hotel cruz baygarden by the sea bed and breakfast
LOCATION
CaribbeanU.S. Virgin IslandsSt. JohnCruz Bay
NUMBER OF ROOMS
3
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