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Grande Bay Resort & Residence Club

Bay Street Cruz Bay Quarter, Cruz Bay 00831 St. John
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#2 of 17 Speciality lodging in Cruz Bay
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The Grande Bay Resort & Residence Club is situated hillside overlooking Cruz Bay on St. John in the US Virgin Islands. Set near Wharfside Village, this St. John condominium resort overlooks the emerald and blue waters of Cruz Bay and St. Thomas to the east and the British Virgin Islands to the west. Offering nightly rentals (min. 2 nights) and fractional ownership opportunities in the heart of "Love City".
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Meeting rooms
Hot bath
Pool / beach towels
Outdoor pool
Non-smoking hotel
Self-serve laundry
Washing machine
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Air conditioning
Flatscreen TV
Room types
Ocean view
Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
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Mary_Phila_PA wrote a review May 2021
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania19 contributions14 helpful votes
Stayed in Grande Bay and can’t say enough about the location. Steps away from Cruz Bay beach and restaurants. Was able to easily walk there from ferry. Amazing views from balcony. We stayed in a 1 bedroom unit, the furnishings were beautiful and place was spotless. Included beach chairs and towels. The resort reached out in advance on needs and everything was there when we arrived. Pool was nice and had fantastic view. We did not use gym so can’t comment on it but it looked nice. Plan on staying there again as it was so convenient to everything. Included parking spot for car but honestly we didn’t need a car as everything was so close. You can just take shuttle to the further out beaches. We worked from there a few days and no WiFi issues which was a relief.
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Date of stay: May 2021
Trip type: Travelled on business
Room Tip: Lower units have completely unobstructed views of Cruz Bay
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Storyteller294504 wrote a review Apr 2021
2 contributions1 helpful vote
I have been going to The Grand Bay resort every year for 15 years now I love staying at The Blair’s condo. This year was the worst most stressful vacation I ever had due to the Property Managers rude behavior! I was showing her things that needed to be addressed because I think highly of the owners and she came right out and called me a liter to my face. She said she personally cleaned things that I took pictures of to prove she has done nothing. Thing are being stolen from the owners like dish towels, fan switches didn’t work, faucet didn’t work. Then she went as far as to text me and tell me never to contact the owners again. She also wanted me to make her a list of things to get done before the owners got there, I am a guest! Not there to do her job! She is taking advantage of owners not being around. She will NOT do this to my friends. It was a lot of drama this vacation because of her. The sheets were stained and dirty the glasses were dirty, things didn’t work it was terrible. I wouldn’t even rate her a 1.
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Date of stay: April 2021
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Kris S wrote a review Apr 2021
Denver, Colorado10 contributions3 helpful votes
What a beautiful place to stay!! The Low Key Watersports shop recommended Grande Bay Resort since we wanted to do a lot of diving and it's right next-door. We stayed in the Penthouse Terrace in Bldg. 1. THE VIEWS!!! This one bedroom, one bathroom VRBO was perfect for us. It has two large patios both with fabulous views of Cruz Bay. There is also a small deck we didn't use (no views). It has a large dining room that worked great for us to organize our dive gear and cameras. Close to the Cruz Bay Ferry, restaurants, shopping and medium size food store all an easy walk. I have to mention the bed - It was one of the most comfortable beds with the best pillows we have ever had at a resort. It was too big to take home in my luggage. We worked with Ashley, Jessica and Helen in the office ( as well as several other wonderful/helpful people at the front desk) with booking and other logistics. All very accommodating to our needs and questions. Very clean inside and out! Beautiful pool/hot tub/deck area. We would certainly recommend this place and stay there again!
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Date of stay: April 2021
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jenn844 wrote a review Feb 2021
Grantville, Georgia72 contributions7 helpful votes
We have stayed at many resorts and condos at beaches all over the world. This one was a fantastic pick. It is in the best location with the best views of Cruz Bay. It was very clean, probably the cleanest condo we’ve ever rented. We stayed in a studio on the first floor and was easy to get in and out of with elevators not far apart from each other. Our studio had a king bed and pull out couch for our two little boys, nice bathroom, and small kitchen. We could easily walk to High Tide within 1 minute or Mongoose Junction within 5 minutes. The pool was small but our kids loved it and the pool deck has great views of the bay. Note that the parking space goes to the bigger 1 and 2 bedroom units so if you rent a studio you might not get a parking spot. However, we prearranged parking with Slim Mans for the week. Overall, we hope to return here soon and have recommended it to friends.
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Date of stay: February 2021Trip type: Travelled with family
Wanderer650512 wrote a review Nov 2020
8 contributions3 helpful votes
Wow! What a great way to spend the day on the water. The family chartered the boat which includes Captain Mason! He lets the guest chart the course, or he will make some excellent suggestions. He knew all the great snorkeling spots as well as the best swimming places. St. John is so beautiful and what a better way to enjoy this fantastic island! Captain Mason was very good attending to every guest questions and needs, some were nervous and he did his very best to make everyone comfortable. I would highly suggest this as a group outing, been on other boats with other captains and this is a cut above them all!!
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Date of stay: November 2020Trip type: Travelled with family
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US$332 - US$669 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Frequently Asked Questions about Grande Bay Resort & Residence Club
Which popular attractions are close to Grande Bay Resort & Residence Club?
Nearby attractions include Bamboo Studio (0.4 km), Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church (0.06 km), and Bajo El Sol Gallery, Art Bar & Rum Room (0.5 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Grande Bay Resort & Residence Club?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a pool, and a fitness centre.
Which room amenities are available at Grande Bay Resort & Residence Club?
Top room amenities include a kitchenette, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
Is parking available at Grande Bay Resort & Residence Club?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Grande Bay Resort & Residence Club?
Conveniently located restaurants include Our Market Smoothies, Extra Virgin Bistro, and North Shore Deli.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Grande Bay Resort & Residence Club?
Yes, guests have access to a pool and a fitness centre during their stay.
Are any cleaning services offered at Grande Bay Resort & Residence Club?
Yes, self serve laundry and a washing machine are offered to guests.
Does Grande Bay Resort & Residence Club offer any business services?
Yes, guests have access to a business centre and meeting rooms during their stay.
Are there any historical sites close to Grande Bay Resort & Residence Club?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Annaberg Sugar Plantation (7.9 km), Cinnamon Bay Nature Trail (5.1 km), and Catherineberg Ruins (2.8 km).
Does Grande Bay Resort & Residence Club have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the harbour view available here.
Is Grande Bay Resort & Residence Club accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access and facilities for disabled guests. For specific enquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.