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Garden by the Sea B&B

211 reviews
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  • Average1%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Although my wife and I have been coming to GBTS for years, the place has new owners. Having booked later than usual, we could not get rooms for the duration of our stay, so booked elsewhere. What a mistake! Without this turning into a negative...More

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Response from letsgoawaynow, Owner at Garden by the Sea B&BResponded 2 days ago

Thanks you for glowing review! We really appreciate it! We worry that guests may be hesitant to return thinking that new ownership means change. We hope any or all changes you may have noticed were for the better! We did so enjoy the two of...More

Reviewed 30 August 2017

St John, USVI- Garden By The Sea- B&B Recommendation Hi all- wanted to share a recommendation for an amazing, adult only, B&B on St John, USVI. My family returned from a 9 day stay there about 2 months ago and had the most relaxing vacation...More

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Reviewed 13 August 2017

Garden by the Sea is the quintessential escape to paradise! The owners, Eileen and John couldn't have been more warm, friendly and informative. Fresh coffee and a warm gourmet breakfast await you when you arise to the birds chirping and beautiful views of the nearby...More

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Response from Eileen C, Owner at Garden by the Sea B&BResponded 15 August 2017

Leslie... thank you for taking time out to review you stay with us. We are so glad you had a wonderful time while visiting our B&B and our beautiful island!

Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

We prefer B&Bs that have absorbed some local color and character. In selecting the "Garden by the Sea," we hit the nail right on the head. This lovely little inn has true island charm--from the private, screened-in outside shower replete with tropical plants, sea glass...More

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Response from letsgoawaynow, Owner at Garden by the Sea B&BResponded 28 July 2017

Thank you for you wonderful review! Everything you loved about us is what we hope all of our guests are looking for in a relaxing island vacation! We enjoyed having you both as guests and maybe you will return to celebrate your other half's retirement!

Reviewed 24 July 2017

...a short walk from the ferry and you'll find yourself in a tropical oasis. Surrounded by a bird sanctuary, Garden by the Sea B & B is beautifully located. You wake up to a Eileen's home cooked breakfast. Always fresh fruit and a fresh pot...More

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Response from letsgoawaynow, Owner at Garden by the Sea B&BResponded 25 July 2017

Thank you Arnie Dog... we're so glad you enjoyed your girls getaway to our little piece of paradise. We're so glad you found everything you were looking for at our cozy B&B and also, st John! See you again soon!

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GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Price range
US$160 - US$275 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Price range
US$160 - US$275 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Kim Y
4 July 2017|
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Response from Eileen C | Property representative |
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... More
Tina W
17 February 2017|
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Response from sandl0ve | Reviewed this property |
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!
Dan B
8 December 2016|
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Response from nancy l | Property representative |
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... More
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"Only three rooms, and all are great. Check their site for details."
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"We loved the two rooms that our group had and the Third one that we didn't stay in was actually the..."
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"All 3 rooms are gorgeous!"
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"Of the three rooms available, the one on the top has its own balcony, giving it the best view"
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