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Island View Guest House

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here recently for a week and it felt like home. The rooms were comfy and clean, the AC was frosty, and the pool was incredibly clean. They serve dinner three nights a week and I had one of the best steaks I've ever eaten. I love the dining room / common room where you can chill out with...

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michigan
Reviewed 9 January 2017

We have traveled through St Thomas often, as a gateway to the British Virgin Islands, or to our favorite, St John, USVI. We had a villa on Tortola booked for the first week of December, and decided to "book end" our stay at IVGH. We are still high-fiving each other for making this choice! We stayed on Friday, December 2,...

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Newnan, Georgia, United States
Reviewed 5 December 2016

I stay here on dive adventures. Ron, Beth, and staff treat you like family. The rooms are clean and comfortable. The restaurant serves excellent food and Maxine attends to tables with speed and grace. Folks travel for miles to have Ron's Ribeye cooked perfectly on the grill nearby. I love this place

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Arkansas
Reviewed 13 July 2016

We stayed here for 1 night after spending a week in the BVI. It was a great choice. The rooms are clean and comfy, but what makes this inn special are the owners. They are lovely, including their son who helped us check in. We were fortunate to stay here on a Friday night, so their restaurant was open. It...

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Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

A bit difficult to find...the street is a bit narrow...but all in all very plesent. The room was super nice for a guest house..better than some hotels i must add. The staff is very friendly and accommodating.

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Charleston, South Carolina
Reviewed 18 May 2016

I have been fortunate to visit in St. Thomas and St. Croix on business. In St. Thomas, I stay at the Island View Guest House, which is close to the Airport.. It is owner and run by Beth and Ron Kirkendall, a couple originally from Indianapolis. They are wonderful hosts and super people. The rooms are very comfortable, views unbelievable,...

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new york
Reviewed 30 March 2016

Dinner at the Island View Guesthouse was delicious. My sister and I both ordered the Ribeye. I am normally a Filet girl but the Ribeye was so flavorful and grilled to medium rare perfection. The view was awesome and the service was top notch. Everyone at the restaurant is so warm and friendly. I definitely recommend the 6pm seating because...

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Reviewed 25 March 2016

We ran into the Island View Guesthouse in kind of a panic - freshly arrived in St. Thomas for a week, our original hotel (Starz) had lost our reservation and had no rooms available, even though we booked nearly two months in advance. Luckily, a friend of my father's was able to recommend Island View Guest House, and so we...

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Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

I cannot thank the staff enough for their open arms and willingness to help with anything. The room was super clean, bed comfortable, and continental breakfast was great. Very affordable too. I stayed for one night with my two sons. The owner was hands on and helped me with getting me a cab and the staff even offered to cook...

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bermuda
Reviewed 10 March 2016

We stayed here on two occasions for one night each time. At the beginning of our holiday and at the end. The rooms were clean but very cheaply put together. Not a place you would want tomhang out at. The buildings look old and rickity and the furnishings very very motel like. The staff are indeed very friendly and accomodating....

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Island View Guest House

Address: 332 Scott Free Rd. Contant, Charlotte Amalie 00803-1903, St. Thomas
Region: Caribbean > U.S. Virgin Islands > St. Thomas > Charlotte Amalie
Price Range: RM503 - RM766 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Island View Guesthouse Hotel Charlotte Amalie
Island View Guest House St. Thomas/Charlotte Amalie
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“All the rooms are great.”
224alberth, 18 May 2016 | Read review
“Stayed in room 15, great bed, excellent view.”
561RobertB561, 3 Mar 2016 | Read review
“They are all great.”
301fredericke, 27 Jan 2015 | Read review
“balcony was worth it!”
DeltaFlyGirl88, 23 Jan 2015 | Read review
“we felt rooms 14 and 15 were the best for the view, balconies, and kitchenettes.”
762evelynh, 29 May 2014 | Read review
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