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House of Open Arms

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Reviewed 23 May 2014

My husband and I just finished our first stay at the House of Open Arms. The establishment, location, and owner exceeded our expectations, and we're already booked for a second stay! Catherine, the owner, helped us prepare for our trip by sending a guide book...More

2  Thank Francine W
Reviewed 30 April 2014

Spent Easter week at “A House of Open Arms” and it did not disappoint. Catherine met us at the dock and then off to get the rental car and to the store. When we arrived we were tired and had traveled most of the day....More

3  Thank Bearcatrob
Reviewed 20 March 2014

This review is for the one bedroom cottage that is a few yards below the main house. It is completely separate and private. My wife and I were fortunate enough to stay here for 4 nights recently. Our trip was last minute and just by...More

5  Thank ghooper
Reviewed 18 March 2014

Our time at A House of Open Arms was simply spectacular. The Cottage was extremely comfortable with sweeping views of the water, the hills of St John’s East End, and out to the Caribbean Sea. Some days it was hard to leave that view to...More

3  Thank Dave R
Reviewed 10 March 2014

Every time I visit St. John and stay at the House of Open Arms I am enthralled even more with the quiet quaintness of the cottage. It has become familiar to me over the past 8 years and now it feels as if I am...More

1  Thank texasgirl1217
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Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Pool
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Concierge
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$170 - US$360 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$170 - US$360 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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mrs b
11 March 2017|
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Response from CatherinePerry | Property representative |
Hello ! I have a queen bed on order and will update the amenities once it is here. It does have a full refrigerator now with a separate freezer door.
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Keri R
14 June 2015|
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Response from CatherinePerry | Property representative |
Hello Keri - Thank you so much for writing and thank you for your lovely compliment about A House of Open Arms! St. John is a more mountainous Island than St. Croix for example so many of our homes are built on the sides of... More
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ginai54
14 January 2015|
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Response from CatherinePerry | Property representative |
Hello! It is true that there are no TV's. It was a decision I made when building this place to encourage people to step away from their ordinary life and experience one another and the beautiful world that surrounds them... More
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"Magnificent views!"
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"Make sure you have a 4 wheel drive vehicle for this house."
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"We loved the uniqueness, privacy and charm of the cottage (the outdoor shower is incredible!)"
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"This was a private cottage, not a hotel"
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