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Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 26 December 2014

First time in St Croix, I have a good friend that lives on the island, Cottages is right on the water. When picking a place, I do think west side is the best side. We went all over the island and this hotel and the west end of the island offers the best beaches. The beach is perfect at Cottages,...

5Thank Bill W
New Orleans, Louisiana
Reviewed 17 December 2014

This was our second stay at the fabulous Cottages by the Sea! It is a quaint, well maintained & beautiful property right on the beach (like take 12 steps outside your cottage and you hit the sand!). The beach there is mainly private so never are there crowds, even with the property at full capacity. The rooms are inviting, bright,...

3Thank Carmen P
Santa Clarita, California
Reviewed 16 December 2014

This small, locally owned Hotel is perfect for a "Get Away" from the hustle and bustle of life. Many nice features, including Kayaks and Bicycles. And, it's right next door to one of the best Restaurants in Frederickstad, the Beachside Café.

5Thank Kent S
Erial, New Jersey, United States
Reviewed 16 December 2014

I booked our stay at the Cottages for our 30th anniversary trip. We stayed in the Charthouse which was very roomy and had a private patio and looked right out over the ocean. We had an amazing time and really hated to leave. The owner Paul was helpful and friendly and our housekeeper was excellent and always around to help...

3Thank Daniel P
Castle Rock, Colorado, United States
Reviewed 14 December 2014

I have to say the the Cottages by the Sea was a delight. The rooms were very clean, the property very well kept and the staff fantastic. When we arrived we were given a room upgrade to the Coconut from the the Chocolate room. It was on the second floor just over the Chocolate which provided us with a full...

2Thank Keith D
hookstown ,pa.
Reviewed 17 November 2014

Just stayed there 11/10--11/15, nice beach, great old timey feel cottages,well maintained. Owner and staff could not have been nicer. If you fly in after dark it can be very hard to find, but everything on this island is hard to find after dark.

5Thank sloorunn
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Reviewed 1 November 2014

We just returned from a week at the Cottages and have nothing but good things to say about this amazing place. It´s located right on one if the most beautiful beaches I´ve seen in my life and very close to some others, just as beautiful and peaceful. Excellent for swimming, snorkelling or just relaxing. What we most appreciated about Cottages...

6Thank Queencitas
Jenks, Oklahoma
Reviewed 1 November 2014

We stayed 10/4 - 10/11/14. The first four nights we stayed in the Crows Nest. Older unit, but a great charmer. Sitting outside on patio and listening to the ocean was great! The only thing that would help it is if there was a fan on the patio, sometimes was a little stuffy. Also, at night make sure you have...

3Thank 2ReadyforVacation
Reviewed 14 October 2014

We stayed September 24-October 1st. Although my husband was born and raised in St. Croix, this was the first time my 4 kids mother and I ventured to the island. It was AMAZING! Even with my husband being a former local, he raved about how gorgeous the beach at Cottages by the Sea was. The plum tree was an added...

4Thank Nurse L
New Orleans, Louisiana
Reviewed 12 October 2014

My wife and I spent less than a week in StCroix and Cottages by the Sea was the peace we needed, We were greeted by a friendly and personable staff from the maintenance man to the housekeepers and managers. Our patio faced the beach and was a 20 pace walk from our front door. It is quaint with private cottages...

3Thank gerryde2014

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Established in 1949, Cottages by the Sea is a family owned and operated, beachfront, boutique hotel, located just south of the town of Frederiksted on the island of St. Croix in the US Virgin Islands. Our goal is to provide our guests with a quiet, friendly, relaxed, truly authentic Caribbean beach vacation. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cottages By The Sea

Address: 127A Estate Smithfield, Frederiksted 00840-4048, St. Croix
Region: Caribbean > U.S. Virgin Islands > St. Croix > Frederiksted
Price Range: €146 - €215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cottages By The Sea 3*
Number of rooms: 27
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Cottages By The Sea Hotel Frederiksted
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“All rooms are delightful!”
caeser1342, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Get a unit facing the water, it's worth it”
whopper007, 30 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Be aware of the fact that rooms and cottages are very different from one another as for price, size, outdoor areas, views, privacy etc.”
larsCopenhagen, 30 Mar 2017 | Read review
“You'll be lucky to get a room !”
MaryofMadison, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“you will be lucky to get an available room...take what you can get- i have stayed in c-glass and cone shell..love both”
swinkfield, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
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