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Palmyra, Pennsylvania
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was our first trip to the Caribbean and our stay at Garden by the Sea made it extra special. Lyndell and Dave were welcoming and extremely helpful. We woke each morning to coffee and great food for breakfast....and enjoyed the music from the tree frogs each evening while lounging in the common living room. Within walking distance to town...

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Brooksville, Florida
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Lyndell and Dave were great hosts and catered to our every requests and question. They cooked us some great breakfasts that held us all the way to dinner. We stayed in the Terrace room and every morning were woke to birds singing and a wonderful view of Cruz Bay. Thank you Lyndell and Dave for making our stay memorable!

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Colorado
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We spent 8 nights (in the Ginger Room - our favorite) and had a truly great experience. The inn is perfectly located; close to town (10 minute walk) but quiet and in a beautiful setting. Nancy and John were amazing hosts - great breakfasts every morning, very helpful with local information and contacts, and went above and beyond to make...

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Tappahannock, Virginia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first visit to St John and will not be our last. The host (Lyndell and Dave...and pup Max) were super helpful, polite and fun. The house was clean and in an ideal proximity to everything in Cruz Bay. We stayed in the Wild Ginger room, the bed was comfortable and the open shower was a pleasant way...

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Pittsburg M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We first stayed at Garden by the Sea, in 2000. After visiting many other countries and islands, we decided we would return back to St. John 3 years ago, and in the 3 years, have stayed at Garden by the Sea, 4 times. We have just booked another trip for March 2017 and April 2017. John and Nancy have always...

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Texas
Reviewed October 31, 2016

My husband and I got married earlier this month and stayed in the Wild Ginger room for 3 days on our honeymoon. Lyndell and her husband Dave were so kind and gave us a complete tour upon checking in. They were also kind enough to drive us to the ferry dock after our stay which was very much appreciated. The...

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Reviewed October 30, 2016

We stayed here for a week! First of all, Saint John is amazing! Second, this was a great place to stay! A delicious breakfast with more than enough to hold you over until a late lunch! Still dreaming about the bacon, pancakes, and french toast! The hosts, Lyndell and Dave are super nice, good hearted people. They made sure everything...

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Leland, North Carolina
Reviewed October 20, 2016

We stayed in the Garden Suite in mid October for our honeymoon. This b&b is absolutely beautiful. We met Lyndell and Dave who watch the place for the owners occasionally, and they were so helpful. It was our first visit to the USVI and they made reservations for any activities/restaurants we wanted to do. They gave good advice on both...

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Boulder, Colorado
Reviewed September 17, 2016

My girlfriend and I went to The U.S. Virgin Islands for our yearly 1 week vacation. We don't have very much time off and wanted the visit to be very special. I cannot say enough about how nice and welcoming Nancy and John were. The walk up to the hotel was charming and upon entering, the wrap around deck and...

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Lincoln, Nebraska
Reviewed August 27, 2016

Wonderful stay in the Terrace Room. Nancy and John are terrific hosts--always ready to offers suggestions about the beaches, restaurants and activities. They also have a great selection of coolers, chairs and other beach items to loan. Breakfast is absolutely great, especially the blueberry pancakes. Close enough to town to walk, but far enough away to enjoy quiet moments watching...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Garden by the Sea B&B is the quintessential Caribbean home: bright, colorful walls; local art and paintings; gingerbread trim; lush gardens with coconut and banana trees; & nesting birds, iguanas, and peacocks. We are located in the heart of Estate Contant and Enighed – a funky little neighborhood within walking distance of Cruz Bay and 1 ½ blocks from Frank Bay Beach. Your hosts have lived on St. John for over 12 years and are very familiar with the island and the national park and are very willing to help plan your daily activities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Garden by the Sea B&B

Address: PO Box 37 | Enighed, Cruz Bay 00831-0037, St. John
Location: Caribbean > U.S. Virgin Islands > St. John > Cruz Bay
Price Range: $160 - $275 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
Garden By The Sea Hotel Cruz Bay
Garden By The Sea Bed And Breakfast
Garden By The Sea B&B St. John/Cruz Bay
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See which rooms travelers prefer

“Loved the Garden Suite with the outdoor bathroom!”
 of 5 bubbles lisasT1997MM, yesterday | Read review
“Terrace Rooom”
 of 5 bubbles jerandrachael, 4 days ago | Read review
“Only 3 rooms, all are nice!”
 of 5 bubbles BHerman, 6 days ago | Read review
“Wild Ginger room has a garden bathroom and great view of the verdana through the sliding doors.”
 of 5 bubbles 445danielled, Oct 31, 2016 | Read review
“True island experience? Garden Suite can't be beat.”
 of 5 bubbles jek28, Oct 20, 2016 | Read review
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