10 Vacation Rentals In The US Virgin Islands - Updated 2021

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Angelyn
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Famous for its pristine white-sand beaches, turquoise water, and verdant inland hills, the “American Caribbean Paradise” is home to three must-see main islands, namely St. Thomas, St. John, and St. Croix. Spend a little time on these islands and discover its undisturbed nature, culture, and deep history while tasting some authentic Creole cuisines. With thousands of tourists every year wishing to experience this tropical paradise, there’s an adequate number of hotels to accommodate travelers but only a few can offer a breathtaking view. Update your itinerary as you check out the top 10 vacation rentals in the US Virgin Islands, that you should consider for your next Caribbean getaway.

1. Lovely cottage with breathtaking views (from USD 147)

Indulge in a view to die for while staying in this wonderful cottage situated on the island of St. Thomas. Greet the morning with fresh air from the nearby mountain while watching the cruise ships entering and leaving the Charlotte Amalie harbor in the comfort of your outdoor patio. Have a cup of coffee and don’t skip a breakfast that you can prepare in the fully equipped kitchen before exploring the Mountain Top which is eight minutes away by taxi. At night, tuck in the cozy bed where you can hear the sounds of nature outside or just relax on the patio with views of the lights from neighboring islands.

Northside Studio Vacation Rental
17 reviews
studio 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
I stayed in the studio apartment with all the amenities clean and comfortable
The views the quiet and THE VIEWS
this cute little studio is off the beaten path with a view to die for Jenny
About a 8 minute taxi ride up the hill from Charlotte Amalie (make sure to follow the instructions and tell the driver 4 corners)
The view from the terras is wonderful We even had dinner thete at night
Host:
Jenny was so kind and quick to respond to any questions we had and also to make good recommendations
the price was right and the owner is Amazing herself Jenny was friendly and generous
the property owner Jenny is wonderful and easy to communicate with
Jenny was great and made our stay delightful Thanks for the hospitality
was a great host quick to answer questions and able to point you to the area attractions
Location:
The place is just like the pictures Very accomadating and Jenny was a pleasure to work with
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2. Spacious studio for a romantic retreat (from USD 125)

Savor the tropical breeze while watching the romantic sunset in the comfort of the expansive balcony of this lovely cottage. Take advantage of the ocean view and watch the cruise ships sailing into the port of Charlotte Amalie while sipping a hot coffee in the morning. Explore St. Thomas’ nature trails, the crystal clear Marriott Morning Star beach or discover the downtown with a wide array of restaurants and bars for drinks and treats on the beach. After a sumptuous dinner prepared in the well-appointed kitchen, sleep in a comfortable king bed and arrange the sleeper sofa for the kids and guest.

Suntastic Island Getaway. Free WIFI! Breathtaking View! Romantic Sunset
43 reviews
studio 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The large bathroom and shower were
We had everything we needed in the studio - from items to take to the beach i e chairs towels
It has all the equipment needed for a vacation with kitchen equipment cable TV and AC
The owners are great people who take pride in their property and this well-appointed studio will not disappoint The bed is comfortable and the unit is equipped with everything you need including ...
the view is gorgeous and you'll love the apartment
Cleanliness:
apartment was very clean very spacious and the surrounding area was very quite and peaceful
Just don't be afraid of the steep road
The apartment looks exactly as pictured
This place is exactly as pictured and advertised
super clean and well appointed
Host:
The owner Corlette and her husband were very gracious to invite us for Christmas dinner the first day we arrived and made us feel like their own family
only made my stay even more enjoyable
Nice place and nice people Picked us up when we arrived because I didn't have cell service or wifi to get the directions
would have After the hurricanes the owners went above and beyond what any other landlady/lord would have done
I my wife and our two adult children spent 11 fabulous days in the USVI
Location:
It's in a good location not far from downtown (Charlotte Amalie)
Enjoyed the Morning Star beach and Magen's Bay
It's best to get a Jeep or 4x4 stay in low gear and take it slow
so be aware of that Best to rent a Wrangler to get up it
that's interesting in visiting St
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3. Modern living in an oceanfront studio (from USD 137)

Soak in the warm sun and the constant cold breeze from the ocean while staying in this vacation rental situated in the south of St. Thomas island. Take a short walk and enjoy the inviting water of the Caribbean Sea or have your island tan in the extended swimming pool which is just a couple of steps from the unit’s patio. Lay down on the beach benches with a parasol and watch the stunning sunset before wrapping up the day with a delicious seafood dinner in the nearby restaurant. Arrange an adventurous escape by boat to the nearby islands like St. Croix and St. John or reserve a diving expedition for a complete weekend getaway.

St.Thomas, USVI, oceanfront studio at Bolongo Bay, Watergate Villas East
St.Thomas, VI
14 reviews
studio 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The condo is right on the water
The bathroom is extremely old - the only thing that had been done was an addition of tile in the shower but the rest of the bathroom is in need of replacement - everything was in poor condition
You can also use the activities that is offered by the bolongo beach resort
The kitchen windowsill looked like it hadn't been dusted in years
The rug in the bathroom and in the entryways were so old (and stained)
Cleanliness:
The bathroom was very clean and was updated
Transportation can be quite costly
The property was clean and welcoming
The floor was filthy (hair & dirt everywhere)
Host:
The owner was very responsive to any questions we had
The stove was filthy as well and one of the burners didn't work while
The pool area is so close Very well maintained
The restaurant next door at the bolongo resort is great
We dined there almost every day
Location:
There is a serious lack of maintenence in this condo and in the entire complex
another regardless of the setting remained on "high"
Excellent location to pool and beach
There is a great restaurant and bar on property
There is no swimming beach at this location you will have to take transportation to go to a swimming beach
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4. Sparkling clean villa with monochrome living room (from USD 190)

Feel like living in your own home in the Caribbean and enjoy the privacy and comfort of this villa close to the beautiful town of Red Hook. Indulge in a memorable tropical vacation in the spacious living room with a black and white accent color matching the comfy sofas, carpet, and lovely chandelier. Have a delicious meal or simply grill some barbeque and have fun dining in the full-sized deck adjacent to the private pool area. After a day of swimming in the nearby Sapphire Beach that is accessible by a five-minute walk, take a rest in the king bed or explore Red Hook for an enjoyable night time.

Your Private Villa & Pool in the sun!
20 reviews
villa 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The pictures are real people
The villa is as the pictures but many things were broken or dated ( living room TV bathroom fixtures unpainted walls etc)
The actual room looks exactly how it does in the pictures
The closet in the bathroom is used for storage of folding cots
Oh and the bed frame was broken BATHROOM: By far the worst room in the place
Cleanliness:
however it didn't blow very cold
Mattress extremely soft and uncomfortable
Host:
The owner was absolutely wonderful in helping us feel secure and excited about our vacation and gave us input on things to do
pool lights were not working
what st Thomas was all about and was ALWAYS available via email with whatever questions we had If only every owner was as helpful as he was
We we granted permission to have my former roommate her husband and their two daughters
Beautiful wonderful and convenient
Location:
Private pool is so amazing after a day at the beach Had a chance to get some groceries in Red Hook and grill some great fish on our own BBQ grill
we did not want to go out
It was an ideal location on the eastern side of St Thomas near the beautiful town of Red Hook and walking distance from some of the best beaches on the island
but I'll get to housekeeping or lack thereof later in this review
Enjoyed the PP grounds and staff
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5. Chic sanctuary inspired by a jet-setter lifestyle (from USD 119)

Enjoy the white sandy beaches and the blue waters of St. Croix while having a wonderful stay in this apartment situated in Frenchman’s Hill. Sit back and relax in the comfy sofas of the living room while admiring the view of the Caribbean Sea, visible through the floor to ceiling sliding glass door adjoining a private terrace. Savor the rustic feel of the kitchen and prepare a meal to be shared at the dining table that’s made with sure-wood forest products. Have a bottle of cold beer or a cup of hot coffee and indulge in the music-to-the-ear sound of the rolling waves while catching the beautiful sunset.

Waterfront Escape: Paradise at a Great Price!
Christiansted VI, St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands
89 reviews
Entire condominium 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great views from living room and balcony
amazing view and comfy apartment
what a great view - very stylish apartment
the kitchen was well stocked and the furniture was very comfortable
the beds are extremely comfortable wifi and ac worked great and the owner/housekeeper replied as needed
Cleanliness:
it was sparkling clean with no musty odor
the condo overall was clean neat and beach centric
fantastic place very clean and homie condo
very clean and well laid out space
the place was very clean and the beds were quite comfortable
Host:
vas was very responsive and a wonderful host
hands down the best host ever
billy is an amazing host
the host was very responsive and gave us great directions and local tips
vas was very helpful with any concerns
Location:
the location was ideal for our work trip
excellent accommodations this is an excellent location and close to everything
we liked being close to cane bay and to christiansted
the location is ideal with free onsite parking in a 24 hour gated community
i loved using the pool which is a short walk away
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6. Luxurious and serene bungalow (from USD 240)

Embrace the warmth of nature in this luxurious nest that’s perfect for a couples’ honeymoon and a romantic escape. Dwell in the breathtaking view of the Caribbean Sea while resting in the covered porch with plush chairs and a porch swing. When the breeze is getting cold, sit back and relax inside the immaculate living room with a comfortable sectional or tuck inside a Tempurpedic bed beside a large glass window. Situated in the center of St. Croix, enjoy the convenience of visiting the downtown Christiansted for shopping and restaurant dining if you need to leave the house.

Sailor's Rest, a Romantic and Luxurious Sanctuary
Christiansted, St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands
73 reviews
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi was good however
there are fans air conditioners and easily openable windows giving you complete control of your comfort
once you can drag yourself away from the spectacular view you will find a well-designed and comfortable nest
we traveled in july and didn't use the ac during the day it was very comfortable
the views of the island from the apartment are stunning
Cleanliness:
alex keeps the place very clean and it is decorated very nicely
space is well provisioned sparkly clean comfy bed awesome shower
our space was crisp clean and perfect for our trip
the bathroom was very modern and clean with a hairdryer shampoo and soaps
everything was super clean when we moved in and alex kept it that way with regular cleanings
Host:
alex was a great host
alex was a fantastic host
alex was very thoughtful helpful and quick to answer any questions we had
alex is a fantastic and friendly host
alex is friendly and helpful
Location:
wonderful location and amazing pool
great location to explore both ends of the island
the location was perfect central island and it is only a few minutes from christiansted
it is very quiet safe and secluded yet convenient to all destinations as it is centrally located
this place was very private and in the perfect location to explore the island
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7. Modern dwelling with rustic touch (from USD 161)

Feel welcome as you step into this unit that can accommodate a group of six travelers. Gather the family and have a warm bonding while watching movies in the living room or dig into a meal that’s cooked in the adjacent kitchen with wooden cabinetry and countertops. After a day of exploring the town of Frederiksted, rest your body in a queen bed or share a bed in the sunroom within the extra sleeping area. Discover the great finds in the nearby markets and shops or walk to the best beaches in the west end while exploring the history of St. Croix.

Bay [email protected] Caribbean Breeze 1 bed Full AC option
Frederiksted, St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands
74 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
plenty of space wifi and a lovely ambience in the whole building and garden
the wifi is not reliable but satellite tv is great
the courtyard and pool were a great place to relax after a day of adventure
the room and grounds were magnificent we look forward to another stay with kathy and randy
we loved having a full kitchen that allowed us to eat in when we chose to
Cleanliness:
apt was very clean and comfortable
the place was clean and secure
the place is very clean and comfortable
nice place was clean and comfortable
we were very pleased with the baybreeze unit as it is spacious very clean and very comfortable
Host:
she is a very good host and very attentive
kathy was a great host
they were very welcoming and helpful
great hosts and communicate well
the hosts are friendly and always willing to provide recommendations on local spots
Location:
beautiful homes and very close to downtown fun and food
the location is great too right in the middle of everything fredriksted and the west end of st
great location to the best beaches on the island
good amount of bars and food walking distance
kathy's place is great private yet walkable to downtown and the water
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8. Well-appointed apartment to explore St. Croix (from USD 70)

Experience this side of the US Virgin Islands with a deep history located in the historical neighborhood of Frederiksted. Visit the wide array of restaurants and shops on King Street and explore the pristine beaches or spend time with the friendly locals who will make your time in St. Croix an unforgettable adventure. Take advantage of its location that is close to public transportation and visit the Rainbow Beach, the Buck Island or enjoy the Bioluminescent kayaking. After a day of vigorous activities, freshen up and relax in a well-stocked bedroom complete with towels and small toiletries or enjoy an invigorating meal in the eat-in living room.

Relaxing Caribbean Getaway Home I
Frederiksted, St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands
83 reviews
Private room in house 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
brita filter and ice trays ac window units made nights cool and comfortable
for a quiet night there is cable tv a dvd player and a good assortment of movies
we truly appreciated having things available that you just do not have room to pack
we must mention the beds and bedding are beyond comfortable
we have just returned from 6 nights in this great apartment
Cleanliness:
the bathroom was clean and well equipped
the apartment was clean cozy and convenient
we had a very comfortable bed and a clean bathroom with shower
it is very clean comfortable and fully stocked with kitchen utensils
the apartment is cozy clean and has everything you need
Host:
she was a great host
thank you for being a great host ms
the hosts were great too
you were very helpful and attentive to us and we appreciate that
very friendly host and very accommodating
Location:
it's all about location and adrienne's place is close to perfect
it was very close to things of interest
great location to beach and restaurants
this place is great right near the middle of town so you can walk anywhere
close to the center of town for an easy walk
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9. Cozy home with private terrace in Coral Bay (from USD 75)

Have fun with the family in this promising studio that can accommodate up to four travelers who are out to discover the hidden gems of St. John. Wake up to the beautiful sunrise in the living room or welcome the morning breeze on the open deck while sipping on a cup of coffee. Prepare a heavy breakfast in the full kitchen for a day of activities including a dip in Honeymoon Beach and a visit to Salt Pond Bay, which is a pretty close place for snorkeling. Tuck in the comfort of a king bed for a good night’s sleep or if you’re lucky, fall in love with the sight of the full moon hanging above you.

New Dates Available!
St. John, VI
92 reviews
Private room in guest suite 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
really open rooms amazing view and comfortable everything
breezy sleeping on a wonderful bed
the ocean breeze along with the ceiling fans and the electric fan allow for very comfortable sleeping
you will run into the same folks throughout the week and it feels comfortable very quickly
what a treat this place is the apartment is wonderful and the views are amazing
Cleanliness:
the property is clean and tidy with a well stocked kitchen and comfortable beds
the space was airy clean & inviting
the house was clean
the place is clean and very cute
everything was very clean and the king-sized bed was firm and comfortable
Host:
our hosts were accommodating and welcoming
host was very easy to contact and always had a quick response
great host and amazing house
host responded to all my questions and inquiries in minutes and was very helpful with recommendations/directions
john sara was a wonderful host and was extremely helpful in answering our many questions we had
Location:
the location is perfect for seclusion from tourism and yet the best restaurants are a short distance away
i wish i could give 10 stars for location
we also enjoyed the food atmosphere and location of miss lucy's
if you are looking for a quiet location with adventure all around you
an extremely short walk to a wonderful beachside restaurant called miss lucy's
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10. Comfortable apartment with access to resort amenities

Enjoy a great city escape in this vacation rental which offers peaceful accommodation and jaw-dropping views of Water Bay. Feel the cold breeze while waiting for the mesmerizing sunrise in the comfort of your private balcony or in the sofa of the living room. Take advantage of this well-furnished home away from home and relax in a king bed or step out to a neighboring resort and make use of the pools and the restaurant. Feel free to use the beach towels and cooler while exploring several nearby beaches including Coral World or have a day sail to St. John and its National Park.

Come and Enjoy the Sweet Life
6600 Smith Bay Rd. F5
5 reviews
condo 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

A must-have for complete tropical living

Whether you are looking for a peaceful retreat or a mind-blowing adventure, you will not be disappointed in venturing out under the sun in any of the islands of this American territory. Pack your bags and remember that the heat in the Caribbean is scorching hot so don’t forget to bring a sunblock as you explore the beauty and charm of this paradise. Book your stay in one of these vacation rentals in US Virgin Islands and experience a true Caribbean getaway.

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