Where to stay around Water Island?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 22 holiday lettings near Water Island. From 7 houses to 5 cottages, 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 Water Island is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Water Island?

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

  • Estate Western Water Island: 766 holiday homes
  • Estate Eastern Water Island: 769 holiday homes
  • Estate Hassel Island: 935 holiday homes
  • Caribbean: 32,071 holiday homes
  • Puerto Rico: 2,840 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Water Island! 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 Water Island?

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

  • Estate Western Water Island: 766 holiday lettings
  • Estate Eastern Water Island: 769 holiday lettings
  • Estate Hassel Island: 935 holiday lettings
  • Charlotte Amalie: 1,219 holiday lettings
  • Estate Calabash Boom: 1,027 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 Water Island?

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

  • Caribbean Genealogy Library: 1,509 holiday rentals
  • Coki Beach: 1,506 holiday rentals
  • Virgin Islands National Park: 1,506 holiday rentals
  • Jumbie Beach: 1,505 holiday rentals
  • Honeymoon Beach: 1,506 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Water Island 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 vacation rental in Water Island, US Virgin Islands your home away from home

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.

Things to do in Water Island, US Virgin Islands

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.

Places to visit on holiday in Water Island, US Virgin Islands

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.

Weather in Water Island, US Virgin Islands

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.

Cheap flights to Water Island, US Virgin Islands

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.

Attractions in and around Water Island

First time in Water Island and looking for places to see? Some of the area's family-friendly attractions for travellers include Skyride to Paradise Point and Coral World Ocean Park. Visitors searching for nearby landmarks can take a trip to Fort Christian, Blackbeard's Castle and Annaberg Plantation. To appreciate the outdoor scene, make time for beaches such as Magens Bay Park and Coki Beach, and green spaces such as Emancipation Garden and Whistling Cay. You can take a shopping trip to Havensight Mall, Market Square East and St. John Spice. Yacht Haven Grande Marina and American Yacht Harbor are just a couple of activities around the area. You might also want to add other must-see places in the region such as Battery, Trunk Bay or White Bay Beach to your agenda.