What people like about Cruz Bay
- Plenty of shopping, restaurants, and bars
- Easy access to hiking trails and beaches
- Hop on the ferry for a night out in St. Thomas
- Enjoy live music most nights of the week
- Walkability and interesting historical buildings
Cruz Bay, St. John’s main town, is a quaint, quintessential Caribbean town complete with colorful buildings, beautiful shopping areas and restaurants, bars on the beach, and tropical plants and palms. Cruz Bay’s well-developed collection of retail and restaurants offers fun and the feel of a bustling city, yet the town’s small size and easy walkability are reminders of St. John’s small-town vibes and special beauty that make the island so endearing.
Owning in Cruz Bay gives you access to the best of what St. John has to offer. You’re walking distance to a wide range of restaurants, including food trucks, local food eateries, beachfront bars, and upscale venues with gorgeous sunset views. Live music is easy to come by most nights of the week, and happy hour options are plentiful. If you really want a night in the “big city,” St. Thomas is an easy and quick ferry ride away from the Cruz Bay ferry dock.
If nature is more your thing, check out the handful of hiking trails that start right in Cruz Bay. Some take you to overlooks with sweeping ocean views, while others deposit you on beautiful north shore beaches. In Cruz Bay, which was recently designated as an official historic district, you can spot some interesting historic buildings as well. With its unique combination of activities and access to nature, Cruz Bay offers everything you might want, along with the special local vibes that have made so many fall in love with St. John.
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