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Traverse City, Michigan
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The property is tired and needs an overhaul. Our room was poor to fair, we had air conditioning problems with the condensor leaking on the floor. I asked management 3 different times to fix and their solution was to bring us more towels to soak up the water. When we checked out I had a conversation with the manager about...

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I just got back from a 5 day trip to St Croix and stayed on the Hotel on the Cay. It was a fantastic trip. Like most of the reviews on this hotel say, the property is a bit tired but the location is SUPERB! There is a water taxi that picks you up and takes you...

Thank Tina C
Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The hotel is situated on a small Island 100 m from Christiansted. Great place, with a Great beach, with chairs and a bar, and a swimmingpool. The rooms however are worn, and the interior also. Also the hotel reception. You come to the Island by a small boat, and that is a cozy (fun)way to arrive. The view from the...

Thank InaMariaBarbara
Falls Church, Virginia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't hesitate to stay here! The rooms are comfortable and clean, the location is great, the rooms have small refrigerators, toaster ovens, and microwaves - buy your own rum and juice, breakfast items, snacks, etc. The beach is wonderful. The staff is professional and kind. The views are lovely. I think my favorite thing was that you were close to...

Thank SKatze
Dillsburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Although the hotel is in need of repair around the grounds, it is still amazingly beautiful! The staff is so very helpful and friendly! Beautiful views, amazing water, fantastic location! I can't rave enough! Definitely planning to visit again!

Thank Stacie G
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Read a lot of reviews about the Hotel on the Cay, and really unsure how it would be. Glad to tell you it exceeded my expectations. No, it's not a five-star hotel, but it was clean and efficient and had several unique features to it. That is on an island away from the town of Christiansted is fun all by...

2Thank Fotoefek
Fairview, New Jersey
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

The hotel is definitely a bit dated and the lunch menu can use a revamp but location, location, location. I would give it a three but the view earns it an extra star. You get your own private boat to commute between the island and town. One of the most beautiful swimable beaches. Perfect for relaxing and catching some sun....

3Thank Tatiana C
Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

I read many reviews before we chose this hotel and for us it was fabulous. If you want to be waited on hand and foot and prefer scheduled activities don't come here. If your a bit of a camper, flexible and happy to just relax park yourself here. When many beaches were closed due to rip tides our beach was...

1Thank peggy b
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Went for our honeymoon and just returned for our 30th anniversary. It was like going home. It's not the Ritz Carlton but it was clean beautiful view of the ocean staff was friendly and helpful. I won't wait 30 years to go back.

2Thank Maureen L
Alexandria, Virginia
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Convenient location in the harbor (with a free short ferry for guests). Only beach in downtown (even for snorkeling, saw a sea turtle on mine). No dinner restaurant, but lots of great choices ten minutes away in town. Decent rooms that are a good value. Recommend.

Thank PvcM

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  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Step into an atmosphere of casual elegance during your visit to our inviting private island retreat. If your idea of a Caribbean vacation includes unforgettable sunsets, white sand beaches and the simple phrase “no problem,” this is the place for you! Hotel on the Cay offers you the best vacation value in the Caribbean. Located on a private cay in the Caribbean Sea, our 53 room resort provides for an unforgettable vacation experience that is ideal for couples, families and adventure seekers.Here guests can dine at our on-site restaurant, unwind with a refreshing swim in the pool, enjoy water sports at our activity center and explore the historical sights, eateries, shops and entertainment located on the boardwalk just minutes away by private complimentary boat. A quaint, pristine beach overlooks Christiansted Harbor’s beautiful boats, which makes for perfect photos at sunset. As the only beach in downtown Christiansted, you will enjoy swimming and snorkeling the amazing undersea world surrounding the cay.Hotel on the Cay will provide bountiful sunshine, bright turquoise seas teeming with life, refreshing trade winds and a place to lay your head at the end of each memorable day. ... more   less 

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Address: Protestant Cay, Christiansted 00822, St. Croix
Region: Caribbean > U.S. Virgin Islands > St. Croix > Christiansted
Price Range: RM598 - RM1,055 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel on the Cay 3*
Number of rooms: 53
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Also Known As:
On The Cay Christiansted
On The Cay Hotel
Hotel On The Cay St. Croix/Christiansted
Hotel Style:
#1 Green Hotel in Christiansted
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Christiansted
#4 Romantic Hotel in Christiansted
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“Rooms in the back have a full ocean view.”
 of 5 bubbles tinac665, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room on top floor, even though there is no elevator....”
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 of 5 bubbles InaMariaBarbara, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms have a view of the ocean.”
 of 5 bubbles 922meganj, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Try for an upper floor for a view. East side windy, west side hot and most sunny.”
 of 5 bubbles TuscanWino, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Be prepared for lots of stairs and no night life!!!!!”
 of 5 bubbles 158gabyh, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
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