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The quiet side of the Island is the hidden Gem- I will probably get a beating just for letting you... read more

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Jac C
Favorite side of Island

Returning back, thanks to all the wonderful people that worked hard. I Love this side of the... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The quiet side of the Island is the hidden Gem- I will probably get a beating just for letting you in on the secret

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jac C
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Returning back, thanks to all the wonderful people that worked hard. I Love this side of the Island.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank floridalin
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

This was the 3rd time we’ve stayed in Coral Bay. Our favorite beaches are Salt Pond and Hansen both beautiful with fantastic snorkeling. Hansen is particularly lovely with plenty of shade, chairs, and picnic tables. A beautiful undamaged reef is easily accessible if you go...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Karen058
Reviewed 26 June 2018

Ok, first I have to say that you need to put things in perspective when on an island. Coral Bay is a village atmosphere but you do need to look past the outside of buildings. They took a huge hit in both hurricanes and are...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank TulsaSavy
Reviewed 23 June 2018

Spent 5 weeks on top of Ajax Peak overlooking Coral Bay...it is beautiful. The ground devastation around Coral Bay is bad and the odor from the build up of seaweed is really bad.......Does not affect the markets or eating establishments at this point but taking...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Robert K
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Turquoise sea,wonderful💙 USVI beaches have been awarded the blue flag certified.The best destination.

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank nhnozer
Reviewed 20 May 2018

Coral Bay in St John was hit hard last fall with Irmaria hurricanes. They are still in recovery mode, plenty of roofless houses in the bay and a road full of trash and debri. This however should not stop you from going ! The restaurants...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank CamillaR892
Reviewed 15 April 2018

Sad to see this side of the island lagging in clean up effort, which, after taking with many locals, seems to be a failure by the island government to "care" as much about this locals side of the island. Do visit; partake of its commerce...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank NHTraveler37
Reviewed 8 April 2018

The small town of coral bay is recovering! Skinny's & mumbo jumbo open. indigo open. love city and at least one other grocery store open. Fields are now large piles of trash - basically homes that are being disposed of, but there is no where...More

Date of experience: April 2018
3  Thank Jessica G
Reviewed 24 March 2018

For those that like a remote, quiet area when vacationing. I would recommend going away from Cruz Bay and venture over to Coral Bay. There is definitely less people and there is some great hiking spots and great snorkel areas.

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank sdamron2017
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