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Reviewed 13 July 2014 via mobile

This was our first "timeshare" vacation and this is where we ended up. Its on a little island of its own. There is a free ferry that brings the hotel guests to and from. The beach is beautiful. Its close to many restaurants and shops. The staff is very, very nice. However, the hotel is in need of a severe...

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6Thank Jennifer H
Fairfax, Virginia
Reviewed 12 July 2014

Both fun and functional, this seems to be the place to be centered in Christiansted. It has everything you need to just hang out - food & drinks, pool and beach - and the ferry is always ready to run you over to town - about a two minute trip - with virtually no waiting. Talking to Mary at the...

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6Thank DeepDit
Reviewed 11 July 2014

My sister and I with our families stayed over the 4th at the Hotel on the Cay. Yes the place does need upgrades, but John and Sarah are very welcoming and accommodating. My sister had problems with her room and they were moved immediately to another room and compensated for a night's cost. John made a grocery run for us...

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2Thank Ellen S
Reviewed 10 July 2014 via mobile

I showed up here with my boyfriend on a holiday weekend without reservations after cutting a stay short at another unnamed place that I wasn't happy with. The manager John was very accommodating. He said they were short on rooms but personally showed us three and let us pick which one we'd like. He gave us a rate on the...

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1Thank Stephanie C
Graham, North Carolina
Reviewed 9 July 2014

Our group of 4 older couples in their mid 60's just returned from our 4th 2 week golf trip at the HOTC, and were even more pleased than we were on previous trips. As usual, the whole staff was very congenial , while still being customer oriented. They have seemed to be in a continuous upgrading mode during all of...

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2Thank Mikeslots
Lafayette, Tennessee
Reviewed 4 July 2014

Our experience at HOTC was great. Being on the private island was an absolute luxury. We are timeshare owners, so we used RCI to book. Yes, the hotel could use some upgrades, but John is aware of that and is working on it. Bathrooms have all been updated. You won't find a more accommodating group of people! The views of...

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2Thank Toni R
Charlotte, NC
Reviewed 4 July 2014

I had a great time at Hotel on the Cay. The rooms are very nice--we had a great view of the bay and very clean, in spite of the challenges of managing a property in a humid climate surrounded by sand. The hotel grounds are undergoing a face-lift, and while the property is nice as-is, the upside potential is huge....

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1Thank ScubaCLT
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 1 July 2014

I agree with one review that the property has seen better days, but I also spent a fair amount of time talking with John, the general manager, and with his background in hospitality management and his vision for what it can become, I think good things are in store for HOTC. The rooms were clean, and with tile floors it...

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2Thank Su H
Houston, Texas
Reviewed 1 July 2014

My husband and I spent 10 days at the Hotel on the Cay in March. I will give the positive things first. The beach is beautiful. Plenty of chairs and umbrellas. They have a bar with food, although we never tried their food because we ate out every night in town and had a rental car during the day, so...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 30 June 2014

My best friend and I stayed at Hotel on the cay emerald point villa for two nights last week.The rooms were spotless. The villa provided a full kitchen, living room, dining area and a king sized bed room. There is also a gorgeous patio overlooking Christiansted harbor, absolutely stunning!! The villa is a great choice for those who want some...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
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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: $165 - $298 (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, U.S. Virgin Islands
Hotel Style:
#1 Green Hotel in Christiansted
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Christiansted
#4 Romantic Hotel in Christiansted
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“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
“overlooking the harbor is a must!”
 of 5 bubbles kevin9999, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“To many ants and stairs”
 of 5 bubbles robertdU6677BA, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
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