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Bolongo Bay Beach Resort

At a Glance

    Pros

  • family-run property
  • on the beach
  • water sports abound

    Cons

  • a bit run-down
  • on a busy road
  • need a car to get around

Bolongo Bay Beach Resort Review

All the rooms at this family-run resort tucked along a 1,000-foot-long palm-lined beach have balconies with ocean views; down the beach are 9 condos with full kitchens. This place is more flip-flop casual than fancy, and the friendliness of the longtime staff keeps visitors coming back. The beach is a bit rocky for swimming, but sails aboard the resort's 53-foot catamaran and excursions arranged by the on-site PADA 5-star dive shop are popular, as are a number of complimentary water-sports, including an introductory scuba lesson and aqua-tricycles. You can opt out of the all-inclusive plan and pay less, but then you'd want to rent a car, because the resort is a bit isolated. The fresh seafood-stuffed 1-pound spiny lobster at the Lobster Grille Restaurant, and Wednesday's Carnival Night with calypso music, a limbo show and West Indian buffet at Iggies Beach Bar and Grill, shouldn't be missed.

    Contact Information

  • Address: Rte. 30, Estate Bolongo, St. Thomas, 00802
  • Phone: 340/775–1800; 800/524–4746
  • Website:
  • Location: South Shore

    Hotel Details

  • 71 rooms, 9 condos
  • Rate includes no meals, all-inclusive.
Updated: 03-04-2014

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