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Made up of seven white-sand beaches along St. John's north shore, all but one are part of the private playground for Caneel Bay Resort guests.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good22%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“honeymoon beach” (11 reviews)
“resort guests” (3 reviews)
“main beach” (3 reviews)
Virgin Islands National Park, St. John
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Reviewed 18 August 2017

gorgeous beach. does have trees for shade. Snorkeling not that great. if you have chairs and coolers pay the $5 for the shuttle. the walk is brutal if you're carrying heavy items. has a great bar!

Thank Krista P
Reviewed 24 July 2017

We went to Caneel late in the day( around 4:00pm). This is my wife's favorite beach. You can't use the chairs unless you are staying there, so bring a blanket or parasheet. There is good snorkrling and this beach is very pretty. Donkeys wandered by...More

Thank donnp
Reviewed 2 July 2017

The only beach avalible is sunset beach which is a healthy walk to a mediocre beach. There is a $20 parking fee that will be refunded if you purchase $20 or more in the over priced gift shop. Many other great beaches on the island.

Thank Missionjas
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

You don't have to be staying at the resort to enjoy their gorgeous beach, great snorkeling and beautiful grounds. We swam for ages and ended up walking back to the main beach thru the resort. There were wild donkeys roaming around! We can't wait to...More

Thank 203jenp
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Visitors are allowed with $20 per car fee not charged if you spend that on the grounds. You cannot bring chairs or use theirs - towels only. The restaurant has good food but don't wait to go until you are hungry be service is island...More

Thank JillConnecticut
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Caneel Bay sits on a gorgeous piece of property within the Virgin Islands National Parks. Some of the prettiest beaches on the famed north shore are only accessible to resort guests. The staff are friendly and attentive which is an improvement over years past. Food...More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 17 February 2017

our chicken sandwich was over cooked making it dry and tough.view was very nice and nice grounds but over priced

Thank meldeucef
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We have been to Caneel Bay many times over the past 25 years -- first time on our honeymoon in 1991. We went back this November on a family trip. We stayed elsewhere on the island since we now have teens/tweens. But, had an amazing...More

Thank 325binbin
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

My favorite beach is here ( Honeymoon Beach) and is only 5 minute walk from Caneel bay beach resort. You actually park at the resort and as long as you drink or eat $20 worth you can have your parking validated and park for free....More

Thank Jenofwaukesha
Reviewed 3 December 2016

Beaches in VI are required to have public access. The access here is thru the Resort. There's a $20/charge which is reimbursed if you eat there. The next beach up (Trunk Bay) is nicer and more accessible.

Thank Carmen L
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