Water Island vacation accommodation is located just off the southern coast of Saint Thomas Island, in the US Virgin Islands. It’s a fantastic location for a Caribbean holiday, with lush vegetation and a beautiful beach. Neighboring Saint Thomas offers a wealth of experiences and has magnificent scenery to explore.
Water Island self-catering accommodation is found on a small island with a population of only 182. If you’re heading to this location for a beach holiday, then the best example would be the stunning Honeymoon Beach, which boasts fine white sand and is lined with Palm Trees. If you’d like to explore the inland scenery then you’ll be able to follow a number of walking trails, along one of which you’ll be able to find a historic sugar mill, dating back at least two centuries. Honeymoon Beach is also the setting for the island’s weekly movie night, when a large sheet is erected for a projector.
It’s a short hop across to the southwestern side of Saint Thomas from self-catering vacation rentals in Water Island. Here you’ll be able to make the most of some fantastic beaches, shopping and natural scenery. If you’d like to go snorkeling then the best beach on the island is Coki Beach, thanks to the high visibility offered by its waters, extending at least as far as 100 feet. Magen’s Bay is another top destination on the island – it’s a mile-long bay with white sand, and lined with shops and bars. A little closer to Water Island vacation accommodation is Charlotte Amalie, home to a picturesque harbour and the St. Thomas Synagogue, which is the oldest in the entire United States of America.
The island of Saint John is also close to vacation rentals in Water Island. Saint John is renowned for its immense natural beauty and the Virgin Islands National Park comprises two thirds of the territory. The park boasts impressive landscapes, with woodland, hills and beaches to discover.
Visiting vacation accommodation in Water Island you’ll experience a tropical climate, with high temperatures all year round. The wettest months are between August and November, and the drier time of year lasts from around December to March. Temperatures at this time of year are also a little cooler then during the wetter season, peaking a around the high-20s during the day.
Cyril E. King Airport (STT) is just across the water from Water Island self-catering vacation rentals. If you’re flying from the UK you could get to this airport by traveling with British Airways from London Gatwick (LGW) to Saint Kitts (SKB), and then connecting to Saint Thomas with LIAT.