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florida
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Caneel Bay Resort is a great getaway. The resort was created in the 1950's by the Rockafellers on the site of a sugar plantation. The resort is beautifully maintained with parkland between the dispersed lodgings. It's nice to wake up to deer grazing on the lawn or meet the wild donkeys on a walk. The resort has several beaches, waterspouts...

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Chicago, Illinois, United States
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Such an amazing and special place. The beaches on the property are some of the best in the Virgin Islands and it's close to other world class spots on St. John like Trunk Bay. Think picture perfect white sand and turquoise water. They make it extremely easy to get there by picking you up at the STT airport and taking...

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Atlanta
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Caneel Bay is by far one of the best places we've ever visited. It is a special place for us to spend special occasions! It is a beautiful, quiet, and secluded type of resort with beautiful scenic tropical views of the US Virgin Islands. The customer service at this resort is Five Star bar none. Every employee we encountered made...

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St. John, US Virgin Islands
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Caneel Bay is special. Whether or not you stay at the resort, their restaurants and beaches are open to all. The ambiance is "special"; the food always "SPECIAL", the service outstanding, the views "special", the shop "special" and the staff "VERY special". Its' pristine beaches, facilities and environment make the visit past the gates worth the $20 parking fee! Pricy?...

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Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had a wonderful dinner of sushi and grilled items with fresh drinks and friendly service. We parked our boat at the dock and were welcomed to sit and enjoy the sunset. This is a small spot with a casual upscale feeling.

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed at Caneel Bay from November 28 - December 3. This was our third visit to this wonderful property and I hope and expect that we’ll continue to go back. Caneel Bay is a unique and exquisite destination thanks to its unique location and fascinating history. This is a hotel located actually within the National Park, on a peninsula...

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Anchorage, Alaska
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Very simple review - everything exceeded expectations. Friendly, helpful staff. Fantastic facility. Incredible range of activities to choose from. Great dining options. Will come back when the opportunity arises.

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Rapid City, SD
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

My wife and I joined our daughter, her husband and their 3 year old daughter on the occasion of their 5th anniversary at the site of their honeymoon on Caneel Bay. Wondered who might utilize this tony resort but found it a cross-section of society; young and old, couples and families. The entire staff is welcoming and the service attentive....

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were at Caneel Bay for 5 nights around Thanksgiving as an extended family. The property is absolutely gorgeous and beautifully maintained. As you walk around, you do feel like you are in paradise. There are several smaller beaches which makes you feel you are at a smaller place. Each beach was well equipped with beach chairs, towels and floats....

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New York City
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been lucky enough to travel to this property off and on for over 30 years. After spending much time here as a teenager, I love bringing my children back to enjoy the beautiful beaches that I adored as a young person. While the rooms have been updated, it is still not a place you go to stay in posh...

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Caneel Bay Resort

Address: PO Box 720, Caneel Bay 00831-0720, St. John (Formerly Caneel Bay, A Rosewood Resort)
Region: Caribbean > U.S. Virgin Islands > St. John > Caneel Bay
Price Range: £430 - £1,008 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Caneel Bay Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 166
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Also Known As:
Caneel Bay, a Rosewood Hotel Caneel Bay
Caneel Bay a Rosewood Resort
Caneel Bay Resort St John
Caneel Bay St John
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