About St. John - Helpful Links

Beach, Shopping, Sailing, Dining - We Have it All


Getting to St John options and recommendations:


1. *Luxury Private Transfer*-Book our Aquila Catamaran; our concierge will arrange private transfers from the airport to our boat.

You’ll be greeted by our captain/concierge with his famous island rum punch and brought to St John in comfort!!

Book your luxury transfer here: https://www.stjohnresortvillas.com/watertaxi.aspx


2. Take the passenger ferry-There are continuous shuttles at the airport to take you to the ferry in Red Hook.



3.Rent a vehicle at the airport and take the car barge



When you arrive to St John:

-If you’re arriving by private transfers, our concierge will get you from the airport to the villa.

-If you are coming by ferry and rented one of our vehicles, you can get to our villa by taxi shuttle.

Tafari Taxi Shuttle is familiar with the location of our villas and the shuttles are large enough to handle everyone in your group and their luggage.

You can arrange with them ahead of time to be waiting as you get off the ferry.

Tafari Taxi Shuttles- 340-998-0231

-If you rented a vehicle at the airport and are on the barge, please text Nellie when you board the barge, she’ll escort you to the villa after 4pm.


Check in time is after 4 pm

Check out time is 10 am

(Due to high volume, we unfortunately can’t accommodate early check ins or late check outs)


Our property managers will assist you when you’re on St John with questions regarding the villa; they’ll also give you an orientation.

Nellie Thompson 1 340-244-9268  

Colby Thompson 340-473-7560

*Please call or text Nellie when you land and when you’re heading to St John from St Thomas.


We offer vehicle rentals to our guests; you can choose the exact vehicle you want on our site.

It will be ready for you upon your arrival at the villa.

Book a vehicle directly on our website:  https://www.stjohnresortvillas.com/RentaCar.aspx.


*Take a boat trip on our brand-new Aquila 36 Catamaran with our captain around St John exploring the beautiful beaches, to the BVI or perhaps a full-day golf excursion to St Croix. Our catamaran can be booked directly on our website: https://www.stjohnresortvillas.com/private-charter.aspx.


*Concierge Services:

Every villa reservation includes our on-island concierge service. Our concierge is committed to providing you with personalized services to ensure every detail of your getaway – no matter how large or small – is provided. 

Let our concierge team know of any special occasions you’re celebrating; they can assist you with making the celebrations very special!!

They can also provide you with chef recommendations/bartenders, and entertainment for a great day or evening at the villa!

Contact Will Tuttle @ tuttlewilliam@aol.com 340-473-0097 for any information or questions.


*For provisioning (grocery delivery) and delicious meals delivered to your villa- you can conveniently make your selections here: https://caribbeanplanning.com/


 *Sam & Jacks deli is a great choice for large trays of delicious food if you have a lot of hungry people in your group!

See their full catering menu: https://samandjackscatering.com/catering-menu

All your selections from the menu can be delivered to the villa by our concierge.


*Massage/ Facial:

Laura is our licensed Esthetician & Massage therapist.

Treat yourself to a relaxing, rejuvenating waterfront experience at the villa.

Book ahead of time, she gets very busy.

Laura: 770-856-6260


*Yoga/meditation classes at the villa:

Maura O’Connor- Certified Yoga/Meditation Master Instructor

For a relaxing experience to renew your energy and spirit, yoga and meditation are key elements.

Schedule a session- Maura-203/273-1538


Grocery shopping:

-Dolphin Market—Near the Westin, a 2- minute drive from the Villa. It’s on the way to the villa.


-Starfish Market-A 3 -minute drive from the Villa. It’s on the way to the villa.



The North Shore National Park Beaches are a must see and are some of the most beautiful in the world.

These are not to be missed!! We provide umbrellas, chairs, and a cooler for your day’s enjoyment.  

Please use reef-safe sunscreen only; they are now imposing fines if you’re caught with sunscreen with 3 O’s: Oxybenzone, Octinoxate, Octocrylene.



** Fun things to do while on St John

-Go to the floating taco bar –“The Lime Out” in Coral Bay!! The tacos are mouth-watering; you are on a lily pad eating while fish swim around you.

-Visit the famous” Skinny Legs “ bar in Coral Bay!! It’s an iconic bar that everyone goes to at least once!

-The Windmill Bar is a great place for spectacular views, drinks, and an outdoor dinner; there is often music. Get there early around 4 pm, it can get very busy.


See St John live-visit the webcam link:



**Please make dinner reservations a few weeks before your stay to ensure you get the date and time you’d like at the fine dining restaurants.

See attachment with restaurant information.

Grocery shopping:

-Dolphin Market: Near the Westin, a 2- minute drive from the Villa. It’s on the way to the villa.


-Starfish Market: A 3-minute drive from the Villa. It’s on the way to the villa.


Other Helpful Links:

Tradewinds - the local newspaper

VI Now - Great spot for ferry schedules

Go To Cruz Bay Webcam

News of St. John

St. John Source

St. John Life

Marine Wildlife identification