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Coral Bay

St. John
+1 860-287-7956
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Still recovering....but

We usually like to drive over to Coral Bay a few times each trip, however, this time we only went... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Frederick, Maryland
On the quiet side, rebuilding, but not without charm

Shards/remnants of structures, huge dumpsters, piles upon piles of mechanical parts, but this is... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Brunswick, Maine
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A home decidedly away from home for a number of U.S. expats who now reside in this eclectic community.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“aqua bistro” (16 reviews)
“skinny legs” (32 reviews)
“quiet side” (10 reviews)
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We usually like to drive over to Coral Bay a few times each trip, however, this time we only went once. They are still recovering from the terrible storms that ripped through the islands. I've been told that they are making progress, but there is...More

Thank Twismom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Shards/remnants of structures, huge dumpsters, piles upon piles of mechanical parts, but this is all testimony to an area rebuilding. Restaurants are opening, electricity is almost entirely restored, there is WIFI around. .. the east side also boasts some awesome beaches for hanging, swimming, and...More

Thank marietta9940541
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Our family stayed at a villa in Coral bay for a week in February. It has a great, laid back vibe. We loved trying out all of the different restaurants nearby us. Most everything (shops and restaurants) on this side of the island are really...More

Thank TbMorsey
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Coral Bay is quiet but its getting more and more developed as is all of St. John. Disappointed with how crowded the beaches are in St. John these days.

Thank RuzieG
Reviewed 8 August 2017

My husband & I have been on vacation numerous times to St. John and having stayed in villas on the Cruz Bay side, Chocolate Hole side, Bordeaux Mountain side, we ABSOLUTELY prefer the Coral Bay side. The roads may be a little more winding and...More

1  Thank CarolinaNurse323
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Coral Bay has a completely different vibe from Cruz Bay. Coral Bay is very laid back whereas Cruz bay is very vibrant. We didn't really spend a lot of time there, just really drove through it and ate at a restaurant that was recommended to...More

Thank rhandken
Reviewed 28 July 2017

This is a great location to stay if you're headed to St John. Although there aren't any resorts, VRBO offers a number of local, reasonable rentals. It is centrally located on the island and, in our opinions, offered the best restaurants. We took a snorkel...More

Thank SDC372
Reviewed 25 July 2017

We drove to Coral bay while visiting St John. The views on this side of the island are pretty but not like the views at Cruz bay/national park. It is more ocean and cliffs than mountain peaks and beaches. We liked how quiet it was....More

Thank LisaBF4898FD
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We have traveled to the island of St. John many times over the years. You must go to understand the beauty. Coral Bay is one of those quaint Caribbean towns that elicits thoughts or running away from the craziness and just hang out there forever.

2  Thank Chipper56
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Highly recommend any part of St. John, but Coral Bay is one of my favorites. Taking a boat from Cruz Bay to Coral Bay is a great way to see the island and avoid the winding roads. Get a snack from Skinny Legs.

Thank atmontgo
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