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Cranbury, New Jersey
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Caneel Bay is probably one of the most beautiful places I have visited so far. Everywhere you look you are surrounded by nature. They have tons of donkeys and deers walking around the grounds of the resort, and the beaches are the stunningly beautiful. The place is really designed for you to enjoy nature as much as possible. They do...

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Leesburg, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Caneel Bay Resort is located on St John island which is a nature preserve. I spent a week there with friends. It took me four days to realize that the rooms do not have television or phones. The resort has a fleet of kayaks and small sailboats as well as snorkeling gear. There is a dive shop on site. If...

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Collegeville, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Caneel Bay has been on our radar screen for over ten years but we never booked a trip because of the cost. It was hard for us to imagine that it could be worth it but this year we decided to splurge on Caneel in celebration of a major birthday. Let me tell you: IT IS WORTH IT. ROOM: We...

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4Thank hmonkey
Laguna Niguel, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although this venerable property has not been affiliated with Laurence Rockefeller's former RockResorts hotel company for many years, his original concept and dedication to eco-conservation continues to be embraced by the current ownership. First of all, this is an enormous property, comprising 170 acres of beautifully landscaped park which, to put into perspective, is roughly twice the size of the...

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1Thank stephen g
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wake up to the sun rising over a private beach 50' from your window. Walk out for a morning swim is glass still water before a stroll through the resort grounds to breakfast, stopping to watch deer, donkeys and iguanas who live in the resort.

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1Thank Alan P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the hotel that A List celebs frequent when they come to St John but the amazing thing is that the staff treats all the guests the same no matter what kind of room they have booked. Certain parts of the hotel have been renovated and they are working on updating the rest. I had a court side room...

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Newton, Massachusetts
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is our forth time at Caneel in 3years. We are a party of six including two grandparents, two parents and two children ages four and six. We have always liked Caneel but this time the staff seemed much friendlier and attentive, particularly the housekeeping staff and some of the more senior wait staff. We stayed for eleven days and...

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Recently returned from a week at Caneel Bay Resort. Went to St. John last year while staying in St. Thomas and really liked the area. Decided to give Caneel Bay a try. This resort is pricey but well worth it. Stayed in a Garden View Room. The room was spacious and clean. No it wasn't the Ritz, but at a...

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Gainesville, Florida
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just completed our second vacation at Caneel Bay. We enjoyed it so much. It's not for everyone (I.e. Those who prefer all inclusive resorts with nightlife and poolside activities). However we have found this to be a wonderful destination. Highlights of this trip--housekeeping receives A+. New set of sheets each morning plus exceptional consistency with upkeep. Ice bucket filled daily...

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South Hamilton, Massachusetts
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We just spent a lovely week at Caneel Bay. I can't understand some of the bad reviews here. I'm reminded that some people will find fault in almost anything. Yes, the service at times can be slow (particularly at the bar and Caneel Beach Bar and Grill) -- however, the food we had there was excellent. Our salad was very...

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Caneel Bay Resort

Address: PO Box 720, Caneel Bay 00831-0720, St. John (Formerly Caneel Bay, A Rosewood Resort)
Region: Caribbean > U.S. Virgin Islands > St. John > Caneel Bay
Price Range: $692 - $1,859 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Caneel Bay Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 166
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Also Known As:
Caneel Bay, a Rosewood Hotel Caneel Bay
Caneel Bay a Rosewood Resort
Caneel Bay Resort St John
Caneel Bay St John
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“Don't be scared away from the Courtside rooms. Perfectly fine and easy to get to the beaches using transportation or walking.”
hmonkey, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“waterfront bungalow - the only way to go!”
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“You are going to pay for ocean and beach front. We chose Garden to save a few bucks. It was perfect for us.”
W3147OHjimm, 2 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Try for at least a Premium Beach Front level of room”
CWHtravels, 1 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Premium Ocean Front rooms facing Scott Beach are great (but no kids allowed), while Deluxe Ocean View rooms provide spectacular views.”
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