Protestant Cay is a tiny island located in the Christiansted Harbor on St. Croix. The island is home to Hotel on the Cay, Protestant Cay Beach, and to a beachside restaurant and bar. A ferry takes you the short distance from Christiansted to Protestant Cay. The trip takes around two minutes one way.
Protestant Cay Ferry Location
The ferry to the Protestant Cay departs from the Christiansted boardwalk, in the vicinity of the King Christian Hotel. Look for the ferry sign.
The ferry to Protestant Cay generally operates every 10 minutes from 7:00am until 12 midnight. Hotel on the Cay guests needing transportation outside of those hours will need to contact the hotel for assistance.
The ferry is complimentary for all registered hotel guests. For non-guests, the ferry fee is $5 round trip which is payable at the small dockmaster booth once on Protestant Cay. After 4pm the ferry is free.