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Buck Island is one of the most popular destinations on St Croix and noted by most travelers as a “Must  See.”  In fact, if you miss this beach and read about it later, you will be disappointed. Buck Island is part of the National Park Service and is classified as a National Monument.  There is […]

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Grotto is located next to the Mermaid Beach at the Bucaneer Resort.  The beach is a long stretch that is very nice for relaxing and can be less busy than Mermaid.  It is still not as private as Whistle Beach. This beach also has beautiful, white, satiny sand. There are plenty of amenities – located […]

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This beach is accessible by ferry and has quite a few amenities.  Pick up the ferry at Fort Christiansted from 7am to Midnight.  There is a charge for the ferry.  Please check hours of operation for the ferry service. There is a restaurant and bar located at the Hotel at the beach. The beach has […]

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Mermaid Beach is located at the Bucaneer resort – and be forewarned, if you are not a guest of the hotel, there is a fee to park in the lot.  I note this, since most beaches do not have fees to access. The beach is a beautiful, soft white sand beach. Since Mermaid Beach is […]

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Located on the West End (note: great sunsets here!) about a mile from Frederiksted, you will find Rainbow Beach.  Rainbow is a nice sandy beach that can be fun for the whole family. The nice sand beach and mild surf make for a calm afternoon. On Sundays you will often find live music and possibly […]

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This beach is located near the Bucaneer Resort and is accessible from the guarded entrance.  Let them know you are going to the beach at Shoy’s and the fee they charge for parking at the resort shouldn’t apply.  Be aware that a fee may be charged. Park in the small parking lot, look for the […]

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Tamarind is a great beach for quite a few reasons.  The amenities from water sports to beach rentals, food and beverages, snorkeling equipment make you want for nothin’ on this beach. There are even tubes tied down in the water while you enjoy that beverage.  Or, spend the afternoon lazing underneath a swaying palm tree. […]

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Located at the Bucaneer Resort on St Croix, this beach is the most secluded of the three beaches at the Bucaneer.  The main beach is Mermaid Beach, which is right alongside the Grotto Beach. This beach is also coated with the fine white sand, and is studded with beautiful palms. To escape the crowd, when […]

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