All I Want for Christmas is…St. John!

Are you in the midst of holiday shopping? How about a gift everyone in the family can agree on: A vacation in St. John!

Sea Palace Retreat in Coral Bay, St. John, just opened in 2016.

Sea Palace Retreat in Coral Bay, St. John, just opened in 2016.

St. John House Rentals has homes and villas to accommodate any size family gathering, from sprawling 6-bedroom villas to cozy cottages for one or two.

Looking for something in between? Continue reading

Time to Book Your Caribbean Getaway!

Ah, November. The days are getting colder. The nights are getting longer. Well, for those of you up north, anyway!

As you turn your clocks back this weekend (we don’t have Daylight Savings Time on St. John), why not use the extra hour to think about a Virgin Islands getaway?

Captain's Cabin is a cozy hideaway on St. John for one or two.

Captain’s Cabin is a cozy hideaway on St. John for one or two.

At St. John House Rentals, we’ve got something for everybody, from the sweet Continue reading

New Moon

With the new moon this past weekend, our night sky is even more spectacular than usual. More stars than you can count. And the Milky Way! All we can say is… Wow!

As the moon waxes over the next week or so, you might be starting to feel its pull.

New Moon. An intimate escape on St. John.

New Moon. An intimate escape on St. John.

Perhaps you’re picturing yourself at New Moon, an intimate cottage for two in Coral Bay. Imagine stargazing from the balcony off your top-floor bedroom. Continue reading

Where Summer Never Ends…

If you’re feeling sad about the fleeting summer on this last day of August… Don’t be! With just a few clicks, you can be booked into a villa and all set to head south as soon as the first chilly air blows through! And as a bonus: Shoulder season prices often offer great deals.

A few suggestions:

Enjoy the view at Wings Over Water in Chocolate Hole.

Enjoy the view at Wings Over Water in Chocolate Hole.

Wings Over Water is perched waterside, on the edge of a cliff in Chocolate Hole. Continue reading

Estate Zootenvaal–St. John’s East End Paradise

Estate Zootenvaal on St. John

St. John’s Estate Zootenvaal is nestled on the shore of pristine Hurricane Hole.

Are you looking for the “old island” experience on St. John? Then look no further than Estate Zootenvaal—or Zoot, as it’s affectionately called by the locals.

Way out on the stunning East End of St. John, Zoot has been family owned and operated for over 40 years. The property features four beautiful cottages— Sunrise House, Spinnaker House, Mangrove Cottage, and Turtle Watch House—the only buildings on the shores of the National Coral Reef Monument in pristine Hurricane Hole. Continue reading