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St. John Beach Guide

Most visitors and locals will agree that when it comes to beaches on St. John a 'good to best' scale just would not do. The scale for describing St. John's beaches is 'Great', 'Greater' and 'It's a secret so I am not telling anyone'. All beaches on St. John are open to the public. Beachfront property however, in many cases is private and a few popular beaches have hotels nearby. Respect private property when accessing beaches. It is illegal to collect shells from beaches in the Virgin Islands; shells are confiscated at airport customs. There are no clothing optional beaches in the Virgin Islands.
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Caneel Bay
Caneel Bay is a fabulous white sand beach lined with lovely tropical foliage. The water is usually very calm... Read More
Cinnamon Bay
Cinnamon Bay, at about 1 mile, is the National Park's longest beach. This great beach offers snorkeling, swimming, volleyball... Read More
Denis Bay
Denis Bay is a pretty and quiet beach. Its powdery white sand shore is often sparsely populated, primarily because... Read More
Francis Bay
Visit Francis Bay and you will find yourself on one of St. John's longest beaches. This beautiful beach has... Read More
Great Cruz Bay
A beautifully manicured beach, Great Cruz Bay is the location of the Westin Resort. The beach is lined with... Read More
Hawknest, a National Park Beach, has gorgeous clear water and a pretty shoreline. A covered shed with picnic tables... Read More
Honeymoon Beach
Looking for a sun kissed stretch of sand to relax and revitalize, while also having the option to get... Read More
Jumbie Bay
Jumbie Bay is a lovely little beach. Often sparsely populated it is a great spot to enjoy some private... Read More
Lameshur Bay
There are two Lameshur Bays; Little Lameshur and Great Lameshur. Little Lameshur is a protected sand and rubble beach... Read More
Leinster Bay, is bordered by the Leinster Bay Trail. The area before the parking lot is great for walking... Read More
Little Cruz Bay
The first beach that you see when the ferry pulls into Cruz Bay is little Cruz Bay on the... Read More
Maho Bay
Maho Bay is a long beautiful, white sand beach. It is close to the road so access is easy,... Read More
Salomon Bay
Salomon is a small, lovely beach accessible only by trail, Lind Point Trail. As there is no road access... Read More
Salt Pond Bay
Salt Pond Bay is a beautiful bay with amazingly clear water. The beach is often sparsely populated because it... Read More
Trunk Bay
Beautiful waters and wonderful white sand has made picturesque Trunk Bay one of the most popular beaches on St.... Read More
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