We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: St. Croix
Description:

Beside the crystalline waters of Davis Bay, this beautiful white sand beach...

Beside the crystalline waters of Davis Bay, this beautiful white sand beach lined with palm trees is a great spot for swimming, bodysurfing, snorkeling and scuba diving.

read more

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 17 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 13
    Excellent
  • 3
    Very good
  • 1
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Gorgeous, lush setting for this beach

You can get to this beach by going through the gate of the Carambola Beach Resort, which is beyond spectacular. Driving down to get to his beach, we were like WOW. Couldn't... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2017
siestakeyfl
,
Chicago, Illinois
Add Photo Write a Review

17 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 17: English reviews
Chicago, Illinois
Level Contributor
90 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2017

You can get to this beach by going through the gate of the Carambola Beach Resort, which is beyond spectacular. Driving down to get to his beach, we were like WOW. Couldn't believe how gorgeous the setting was. It looked like it was right in the middle of a rain forest, very lush and green. We purchased drinks at the... More 

Helpful?
Thank siestakeyfl
Price, Utah
Level Contributor
19 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017

We loved our stay! The best beach on the island!! They do have great snorkeling and scuba diving, with equipment rentals available. It is located in the Rain Forest portion of the island and is very secluded.

Helpful?
Thank brendasuebigelow
Level Contributor
7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Sweet Bottom Dive Providers is located at Davis Bay. It's a fabulous dive provider. Shore diving is available at Davis Bay with Sweet Bottom. "The Renaissance [Marriott] St. Croix Carambola Beach Resort & Spa" is located there. Beautiful grounds and pool.

Helpful?
Thank Diane L
Darien, Illinois
Level Contributor
73 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Davis Bay, which is the beach of the Renaissance Carambola resort, is accessed by going through the resort (the guards are not picky about letting you drive into the hotel lot) or by a path right before the resort gates. Great beach and good snorkeling/diving.

Helpful?
Thank ml3456
Dedham, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
168 reviews
52 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Discovered this gorgeous beach at the end of our stay and managed to go twice. This is what a Caribbean beach is all about! Since it was low season, we were able to use the chairs that are normally reserved for guests at the Carambola free of charge.

Helpful?
Thank Saint
Spring Grove, Illinois
Level Contributor
28 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

The beach is white sandy and beautiful!! The small mountain next to it is so beautiful and the lush vegetation is amazing. The dive is beautiful with much fish and coral to see!!

Helpful?
Thank Natalie K
Athens, Georgia
Level Contributor
14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

At most there are 15 people on this 200 yard beach. Lots to do, beach volleyball, snorkeling, very nice pool, hammocks, perfect for piece and paradise.

Helpful?
Thank BradUGA
Atl
Level Contributor
58 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2016

We dove with Sweetbottom Dive Center and it was absolutely GORGEOUS!! Diving this wall we saw about 3-4 Reef Sharks, stingrays, Reef Fish everywhere, colorful and thriving reef structure, sea turtles, etc...

Helpful?
Thank JACFam0613
Watersmeet, Michigan
Level Contributor
390 reviews
171 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 206 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2016

On our third try, we succeeded in having water tame enough to snorkel. Saw a stingray and other fish. Signs say to enter at the west end of the beach to avoid sea urchins in the coral.

Helpful?
Thank MilwaukeeSunseeker2
Crystal Springs, Mississippi
Level Contributor
125 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2015

Some years ago we discovered Davis Bay. We have become frequent visitors. West end north shore of St Croix is world class. I'm an open water distance swim/snorkel enthusiast. I go out for hours at a time. Mostly alone because dive shops don't cater to old men that like to push the edge. North shore has a strong westerly current... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank DionneNewOrleans

Travellers who viewed Davis Bay also viewed

Christiansted, St. Croix
St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands
 
St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands
St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands
 

Been to Davis Bay? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Davis Bay and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Davis Bay staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?