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Baltimore, Maryland
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13 reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed in Charthouse cottage which wasnt renovated yet but was roomy and clean. The beach was gorgeous. The snorkeling was really great. Saw rays, turtles, dolphin, green eels and more just off the beach. The staff were very friendly as were all Cruxian people! Highly recommend for friends, young family or romantic getaway. Something for everyone! We enjoyed biking,... More 

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Glen Gardner
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Reviewed 31 May 2016

I will add my voice to all the other reviewers who have raved about Cottages ! We spent 10 days there in mid-May and loved this special place. We stayed in the Commodore Villa, which was perfect for our needs. There is plenty of convenient storage in all the rooms and lots of counter space for the 'stuff' that's needed... More 

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Rensselaer, Indiana
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for 5 nights in the recently-renovated Crow's Nest, and could not be more thrilled with the experience. This cottage is decorated nicely, and the blue theme is a perfect complement to the turquoise ocean colors. The king bed was very comfortable and the full kitchen is appreciated. Plenty of drawers, closet space and storage. We spent lots of... More 

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Marietta, Georgia
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 27 October 2016

Our Fourth Trip to Cottages by the Sea was just as amazing as our first. Cottages by the Sea is the most tranquil place I have visited and I've been all over the Caribbean. The hotel staff is accommodating, kind, and always helpful. My nine year old grand daughter went out walking one morning to pet the resident kitty. She... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 9 October 2016

The cottages are very quaint and in a fantastic area with absolutely beautiful beaches. It was the perfect setting for my week in St Croix. The rooms are clean, staff is friendly, setting is ideal. There were only a few things I wish were different... I had very noisy, inebriated, vulgar people in the cottage next to me. When I... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2016

I enjoyed staying here. The beach is beautiful and the water is clean, clear and warm. Beautiful surroundings with the view and palm trees and the sounds of the waves washing up on the shore. My room was pretty comfortable & clean. Saw huge black RAT traps that I see on NYC streets. I asked if there was a rodent... More 

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Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Amazing , amazing, amazing ;) a friend referred the cottages To us , I felt it was going to be great , it surpassed any expectations I had , The staff , the cottages , the beach ...it was our first time there .. We were only home days before we booked our next vacation there .. I just can't... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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54 reviews
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Reviewed 18 August 2016

I cannot say enough good things about this place. The people that work there are so nice and helpful. They go out of there way to make you happy. when we first got there they greeted us with a fifth of rum and some Coke.That made us feel at home. We had booked a small room because we were where... More 

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Stamping Ground, Kentucky, United States
2 reviews
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Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Have been visiting this location 4 years now. Always enjoy the relaxing atmosphere and the wonderful water. Good area for snorkeling. Meet nice people every year. Staff is attentive to our requests. The rooms are in process of updating will be nicer when all are completed.

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5 reviews
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Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

We got engaged the day before we left to the cottages and have had an awesome time since the second we arrived! Staff is super friendly and rooms are private and pretty much anything u need! Rent a car! Or call prince cab service. It was only one that would was easy to work with.

Thank Brian M

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • 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 Whim Rst, Frederiksted 00840-4048, St. Croix
Region: Caribbean > U.S. Virgin Islands > St. Croix > Frederiksted
Price Range: £105 - £179 (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
Cottages By The Sea St. Croix/Frederiksted, U.S. Virgin Islands
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“All the rooms are GREAT!!!!”
 of 5 bubbles gdthomas, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Get the bigger rooms.”
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“Depends on your price? I wouldn't refuse any room if had to.”
 of 5 bubbles 515brandonp, 18 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Get any room with a kitchenette for space”
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“Rooms near the parking lot are busy some nights and can awaken the early to bed scuba divers.”
 of 5 bubbles ellenlaase, 7 Jul 2016 | Read review
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