Where to stay around Saint John?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 721 holiday lettings near Saint John. From 393 villas to 102 condos, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Saint John is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Coral Bay: 133 holiday homes
  • Privateer Bay: 720 holiday homes
  • Virgin Grand Estates: 17 holiday homes
  • Chocolate Hole: 1,377 holiday homes
  • Bordeaux Mountain: 1,211 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Saint John! 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 John?

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

  • Estate Calabash Boom: 1,029 holiday lettings
  • Reef Bay: 1,211 holiday lettings
  • Estate Molendal and Little Reef Bay: 1,246 holiday lettings
  • Fish Bay: 1,277 holiday lettings
  • Estate Johns Folly: 849 holiday lettings

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Saint John?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Saint John. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Virgin Islands National Park: 1,508 holiday rentals
  • Jumbie Beach: 1,499 holiday rentals
  • Honeymoon Beach: 1,502 holiday rentals
  • Elaine Lone Sprauve Library and Museum: 1,508 holiday rentals
  • St. John Spice: 1,507 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Saint John listed on HomeAway 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.

Make a holiday villa on St John, US Virgin Islands your home away from home

St John is the smallest of the US Virgin Islands, famed for its scenic beauty, with a large proportion of the island’s area protected as part of a National Park, encompassing coastline, forest and hills. All around self-catering holiday villas on St John are fantastic sandy beaches with calm turquoise waters.

Things to do on St John, US Virgin Islands

The strict rules on the island regarding development mean the beaches and natural scenery close to St John self-catering vacation accommodation is almost unparalleled in this part of the Mediterranean. The north shore here is home to some truly sublime beaches, not least at Trunk Bay. This beach is part of the Virgin Islands National Park, covering more than half of St John and is commonly rated among the best beaches on the planet. It offers a long stretch of white sand, backed up tropical forest.

You could head to this National Park from a holiday rental on St John to take part in a host of different outdoor activities, including scuba diving and snorkelling in the warm waters at Trunk Bat and Cinnamon Bay to explore the reefs here. On land there are numerous hiking trails that you can take, snaking through tropical forest that boast an abundance of wildlife. In fact the park is home to 140 different bird species and 740 plant varieties. It’s possible to take guided hikes for a unique insight into the natural wealth on the island.

The trails close to St John self-catering holiday villas are easily tackled by most visitors – At Annaberg there’s a historic hike that leads you through the remnants of a sugar plantation. Meanwhile the Cinnamon Loop Trail passes by an old sugar factory and historic Danish cemetery.

Places to visit on holiday on St John, US Virgin Islands

During your holiday at a villa on St John you could take a day trip to the British Virgin Islands, with Jost Van Dyke, Tortola and Virgin Gorda easily reached. Tortola features numerous picturesque beaches and spectacular scenery inland. On Virgin Gorda there’s the famous Baths, a lovely beach featuring granite boulders creating large caves.

Weather on St John, US Virgin Islands

There’s consistently warm and hot weather all year round at self-catering holiday villas on St John – it’s rare that temperatures drop below 20 degrees, and daily highs are about 30 degrees all year round. The rainy season lasts from May to November, and the main tourist season is from December to April.

Cheap flights to St John, US Virgin Islands

To get to St John from the UK you could fly from London-Gatwick (LGW) to St Kitts (SKB) with British Airways, then transferring to St Thomas (STT) with Liat and catching the ferry across to the island of St John.

Attractions in and around St. John

First time in St. John and looking for places to see? Don't miss landmarks such as Annaberg Plantation, Catherineberg Ruins and Fort Berg. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, soak up some sun at Trunk Bay and Lameshure Beach or experience the natural beauty of Bordeaux Mountain Trail and Reef Bay Trailhead. Activities around the area include Soper's Hole Marina, American Yacht Harbor and Tortola Cruise Ship Port. Don't miss the city's popular attractions such as Battery while exploring the area. You might also want to add other must-see places in the region such as The Baths, White Bay Beach or Cane Garden Bay Beach to your agenda.