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Grande Bay Resort

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Houston
Reviewed 23 July 2013

Grande Bay in Cruz Bay proved to be a great location for our vacation. We were within walking distance to all the restaurants and even a small grocery store in town. There were many taxis close by to take visitors to the nearby beaches. The apartment was the perfect size for a couple. We had one bedroom and 1 1/2...

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NC
Reviewed 21 July 2013

We've been coming to the Island for 22 years and this was our first time at GB. We rented from an owner & it couldn't have been easier! We were very lucky to get a good price, a great view & all the little extras - coolers, chairs, parking space, snorkel gear, etc. It was so convenient to be able...

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Cumming, Georgia
Reviewed 12 July 2013

love love loved it! Great location, an easy walk to some bars and food. Right off the Ferry Dock. Easy cab ride to Trunk Bay and other awesome places! Would go back in a heartbeat. We were nervous because it was 'across the road' from the beach but it turned out to not be an issue. the road is tiny!

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Detroit, Michigan
Reviewed 9 July 2013

My family and I stayed in a 3 bedroom condo at Grande Bay in May 2013. This was our first visit to St. John. The location is perfect, a one minute walk to the restaurants and shops of Cruz Bay. The resort facilities were clean, the pool large for St. John and well maintained, and the staff we encountered were...

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Sturbridge, Massachusetts
Reviewed 30 June 2013

We stayed at Grande Bay Resort for two weeks last July.We had a two bedroom unit we rented through VBRO.The location is faboulous,just a 5 minute walk to town and all the reastaurants.It came with a parking spot which is essential because of extremely limited parking around town.The roads are horrendous,but you do get used to them.Our favorite beach was...

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Virginia
Reviewed 29 June 2013

My husband and I stayed in a studio condo for 2 nights before our villa rental became available. This is our 6th trip to St. John and I was pleasantly surprised by this resort. The location is terrific and the views of the harbor and its constant activity were entertaining...no need for the TV ;-). The staff were very helpful....

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Paul H, General Manager at Grande Bay Resort, responded to this review

Dear Jody_T, I am glad to read that you found the room booked through the on site resort management to your liking. The resort does have a lot of amenities and the location cannot be beat. However, it is our staff that makes the difference and I am pleased to see that you found them helpful. All of us look...

Wyoming
Reviewed 24 June 2013

This was our fourth stay at Grande Bay and the resort itself is 5*. We rented through VRBO and our unit was just ok, but we got a good rate. We had a 1 BR unit in the lower building B202. Upon arrival the unit had a funky mildew smell that made all our clothes smell. The villa also had...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 21 June 2013

My Husband and I stayed in a lovely one bedroom condo in Grande Bay (rented from a private owner on Flipkey) for our first trip to St. John. We really loved the location of Grande Bay and that you could very easily walk to all the restaurants, bars, and shops in town from here, but it was also very quiet...

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Slidell, Louisiana
Reviewed 11 June 2013

I highly suggest you stay at Grande Bay. The staff (John, Danielle, Dawn and Colby) is absolutely amazing, the amenities are exceptional. The resort is incredible and within walking distance to everything. They have a pool, gym, and even a coffee room. The rooms are the best on the island. Even has a washer/dryer. The views from the patio will...

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Paul H, General Manager at Grande Bay Resort, responded to this review

Dear JesseS: I "highly recommend" that you come back! Thank you so much for the wonderful and complimentary review. I am indeed privileged to work with such a talented group of people! Location is something you have but caring and helpfulness has to come from within and to borrow a commercial phrase "These guys are good"!! Kind regards, Paul

New York City, New York
Reviewed 6 June 2013

My friend and I spent a week at Grande Bay towards the end of May and we had a most relaxing vacation. The location was amazing, the amenities more than expected, the entire staff so friendly and looking to help in any way they could and the resort itself was clean, comfortable and so close to everything. We are hoping...

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Paul H, General Manager at Grande Bay Resort, responded to this review

Dear Sheila C, We have the best "timeshare ever" because we have the best visitors like yourself! I am always pleased to read how our staff has assisted in making guests time with us more memorable and enjoyable. Thank you and hurry back..."Paradise is Waiting". Sincerely, Paul

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Breakfast Available
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Grande Bay Resort & Residence Club is situated hillside overlooking Cruz Bay on St. John in the US Virgin Islands. Set near Wharfside Village, this St. John condominium resort overlooks the emerald and blue waters of Cruz Bay and St. Thomas to the east and the British Virgin Islands to the west. Offering nightly rentals (min. 2 nights) and fractional ownership opportunities in the heart of "Love City". ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grande Bay Resort

Address: Bay Street | Cruz Bay Quarter, Cruz Bay 00831, St. John
Region: Caribbean > U.S. Virgin Islands > St. John > Cruz Bay
Price Range: $559 - $922 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Grande Bay Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 21
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Also Known As:
Grande Bay Hotel Cruz Bay
Grande Bay Resort St. John/Cruz Bay, U.S. Virgin Islands
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“You'll probably want 2nd or 3rd floor room to get the best view of the bay.”
ronrD7979SF, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Studio rooms are better for sleeping!”
Julie in East Texas, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Three Bedroom, very spacious!”
ckiowa, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The upper floors of the upper buildings have spectacular views”
  • View of Ferry Dock from balcony
  • Rare view of 3 cruise ships in Cruz Bay
  • View from 3rd floor upper building
hangdog, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Upper buildings have longer views and quieter, lower buildings are less hauling up the hill and closer to the fun in town!”
jjminer, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
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