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San Juan, Puerto Rico
Reviewed 7 September 2016

We have stayed in Serendip in multiple occasions. Always at the Gecko, the apartment is cozy and has a Caribbean feel to it. The A/C always works well and the apartment has all the require amenities to have a marvelous time. Be aware that you are staying in an apartment, so do not expect hotel amenities. It has a great...

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Memphis, TN
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Upon checking in, I could tell off the bat that they take great pride in their complex. The managers live on site, are very welcoming, and make you feel right at home. We stayed in the Gecko, awesome view! This place is huge! It has that island charm! A large bedroom with a very comfy king size mattress. The kitchen...

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Holbrook, New York
Reviewed 8 April 2016

We stayed at Serendip Condos in the Indigo Unit from March 7-15. Todd, the manager of the condos was so nice and helpful. He was very quick to answer any texts or take care of anything that needed to be done before our trip as well as while we were there. The condos are in the perfect location. The unit...

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Fairfax County, Virginia
Reviewed 30 March 2016

The condo is very cozy and personable with cute decorations everywhere. Love the huge balcony and well equipped kitchenette. It is also very conveniently located. The manager Todd made a big difference too. He gave us a very thorough orientation and all his recommendations for beaches (Maho Bay is indeed the best), restaurants, activities are first notch. We had an...

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Woodville, Mississippi
Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

Todd was so nice and very helpful. We used two units during our short stay and he moved all of our luggage for us while we were out. Our trip was primarily to help our son make his move to the island and Serendip provided everything we needed. Lovely outdoor space and the bed(s) were comfortable.

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 28 March 2016

My husband and I recently just stayed at the Juliette studio here. Our place was just perfect for two people. It had everything we needed including beach towels, a cooler, fun noodles, and beach chairs. The view from the studio apartment was beautiful. The apartment featured a really lovely screened in veranda where we enjoyed starting our mornings and ending...

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Alton, New Hampshire
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

We stayed in the Coral unit of Serendip the week of February 22nd and the pictures on the website of the gorgeous view from the veranda do not do it justice-absolutely beautiful. The veranda is large-12' by 25' perhaps wider. We started every morning there and ended every evening watching the sunset and the lights coming on in St. Thomas....

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Blythewood, South Carolina, United States
Reviewed 25 February 2016

For $275 a night we expected more. We arrived at 3, the time we were allowed in and the manager was not in the office even though I had called to tell of our arrival. I had to find the manager's residence to get his wife. She found him at a work site below the units. There was no note...

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serendipstjohn, General Manager at Serendip Vacation Condos, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback on your stay here at Serendip. We take each critical review seriously and strive to address issues promptly. We are not a hotel, but a vacation home. We clearly state what is and what is not included in each of our 10 units. Our photos accurately portray what each condo unit...

Weaverville, California
Reviewed 24 February 2016

We rented the Juliette studio condo at Serendip and were very satisfied with our stay; we were able to walk to town for dinner every evening, and even walk to a close beach one day; the views are breathtaking - enjoying our morning coffee looking out over Cruz Bay it was even more beautiful than we expected! Owners were very...

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Connecticut
Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

After a long research , I came upon this place and so glad I did! My family has been staying at the Westin the past several years, and it was time to move on. Once arriving at the Serendip early our room was not ready , but management allowed us to change our clothes and dump our luggage . She...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled within a lush, tropical setting on two acres with ocean views to Cruz Bay, our one-bedroom and studio condos at Serendip Vacation Condos are being continually upgraded inside and out. We are an intimate complex of only 10 units in a quiet residential area of St. John. Each of the 8 one-bedroom and 2 studio condos have a fully-equipped kitchen, AC, cable, and large covered veranda with ocean views. The studio units have an maximum occupancy of 2 guests. Our one-bedroom units have a maximum occupancy of 4 guests, with NO additional 'per person' fees! The guest laundry facilities are a great added value for small families or the budget friendly traveler, and we also have beach towels, beach chairs & even a cooler for your memorable days on our beautiful USVI National Park beaches. One of our favorite features is the large covered veranda that extends the length of the entire condo and is a wonderful place for dining, reading a book or watching the sunset. The condo complex also has a lovely pool with a seating area, chaise lounges, and BBQ grill. Review our photos and let us know which unit you are interested in reserving when you submit an inquiry. This will allow us to provide an accurate rate and more details about the specific unit. Serendip is one of the best St John vacation values on the island. We look forward to having you as our guest. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Serendip Vacation Condos

Address: 9-7 Serendip Rd | PO Box 273, Cruz Bay 00831, St. John
Region: Caribbean > U.S. Virgin Islands > St. John > Cruz Bay
Price Range: €127 - €277 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Serendip Vacation Condos Hotel Cruz Bay
Serendip Vacation Condos St. John/Cruz Bay
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“Gecko the Best Ocean View”
 of 5 bubbles elenaluis090990, 7 Sep 2016 | Read review
“higher floors have better views without the electric wires in the bay view”
 of 5 bubbles ksgmom2016, 30 Mar 2016 | Read review
“If have to go here, choose a room away from the street”
 of 5 bubbles 50Crabbysam, 25 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Recommend a suite on the second floor.”
 of 5 bubbles rachellnelson2015, 24 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Gecko has an amazing view and is very comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles Rashi, 5 Feb 2016 | Read review
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