Destination guide

Take in the waterfront beauty of St. Thomas

The island views and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in St. Thomas. This romantic city attracts visitors thanks to its snorkelling and boating. Blackbeard's Castle and Emancipation Garden are just a couple of the must-see attractions. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in St. Thomas

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the city? Travellers enjoy fun activities like snorkelling and boating. Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that St. Thomas has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Skyride to Paradise Point (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Mahogany Run Golf Course (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Coral World Ocean Park (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)

Seasonal weather averages in St. Thomas

Travellers speak highly of St. Thomas for its snorkelling and boating. If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 32°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in St. Thomas

Travellers enjoy St. Thomas for its island views, tropical setting and seaside. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, St. Thomas is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Emancipation Garden (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Magens Bay Park (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Coki Beach (4.8 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Trunk Bay (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • White Bay Beach (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Cane Garden Bay Beach (19.2 mi / 30.9 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around St. Thomas

The nearest airport is in St. Thomas (SPB-St. Thomas Seaplane Base), located 0.8 mi (1.2 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into St. Thomas (STT-Cyril E. King), which is 2.3 mi (3.7 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Saint Thomas?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,137 holiday lettings around Saint Thomas. From 587 flats & apartments to 259 villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Saint Thomas?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Saint Thomas. From travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Green Cay Plantation: 70 holiday homes
  • Estate Smith Bay: 2,078 holiday homes
  • Estate Nazareth: 2,083 holiday homes
  • Sapphire Beach Resort and Marina: 103 holiday homes
  • East End: 2,073 holiday homes offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Saint Thomas! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Saint Thomas?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Saint Thomas with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Estate Hassel Island: 1,329 holiday lettings
  • Tortola: 192 holiday lettings
  • Road Town: 147 holiday lettings
  • Guana Island: 184 holiday lettings
  • Little Jost Van Dyke: 136 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Saint Thomas?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Saint Thomas are:

  • Cyril E King Airport (STT): 2,102 self catering accommodations
  • Road Town (RAD-Road Town Seaplane Base): 206 self catering accommodations
  • Culebra Airport (CPX): 253 self catering accommodations

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Saint Thomas? offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Saint Thomas. From travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Caribbean Genealogy Library: 2,083 holiday rentals
  • Secret Harbour Beach: 2,113 holiday rentals
  • Magens Bay: 2,082 holiday rentals
  • The Butterfly Garden: 2,081 holiday rentals
  • Pistarckle Theater: 2,093 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Saint Thomas listed on where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Explore destinations around Saint Thomas

Caribbean Genealogy Library
2,083 holiday rentals
Secret Harbour Beach
2,113 holiday rentals
Magens Bay
2,082 holiday rentals
The Butterfly Garden
2,081 holiday rentals
Pistarckle Theater
2,093 holiday rentals
Lionel Roberts Stadium
2,081 holiday rentals
Coki Beach
2,115 holiday rentals
Market Square East
2,084 holiday rentals
Fort Christian
2,082 holiday rentals
Coral World Ocean Park
2,117 holiday rentals
St. Peter Greathouse Estate & Gardens
2,082 holiday rentals
Mangrove Lagoon
2,104 holiday rentals
St. Thomas Government House
2,082 holiday rentals
American Yacht Harbor
2,105 holiday rentals
Skyride to Paradise Point
2,084 holiday rentals
Havensight Mall
2,082 holiday rentals
Mango Tango Art Gallery
2,090 holiday rentals
Yacht Haven Grande Marina
2,082 holiday rentals
Virgin Islands Legislature Building
2,082 holiday rentals
Magic Ice Gallery
2,090 holiday rentals