The US Virgin Islands are located in the Caribbean and are a destination that people all over the world long to visit. There are beautiful white sand beaches and many adventures to explore.
The Virgin Islands are a great place for the young and old and is especially oriented around families with children of all ages. There are over a hundred resorts and hotels located in the Virgin Islands and while many are kid friendly, a lot do not offer many amenities or kid programs so be sure to check out the list below for the best kid-oriented hotels and resorts.
Here are the top 5 resorts to stay at if you are planning a family vacation to the US Virgin Islands.
Located in the capital of Christiansted on St. Croix, the largest of the Virgin Islands, ,this hotel offers access to 3 beaches, swimming pools , a golf course, tennis courts, watersports facility, a gym, and a spa. Guests are also provided with complimentary use of snorkeling equipment, kayaks, and scuba lesson for beginners. Their kids camp is offered free of charge for children ages 4-12. It a small family run hotel that is rated the best hotel on the island of St. Croix
The Ritz-Carlton-St. Thomas
Located on St.Thomas this hotel offers 180 newly renovated guest rooms and suites and easy access to beaches. It also offers many watersporting options for all of its guests.It offers a children’s program for ages 5-12 with a special children’s menu, snorkel and scuba diving excursions and babysitting services.
Caneel Bay is located within the Virgin Islands National Park on the US Virgin Island of St. John. It is a one story hotel with 166 rooms. Some of its activities include hiking, sailing, fishing, tennis, island tours, yoga, Meditation, Children’s Programs, Shopping, Dining. It has an organized children’s program, offers babysitting and has a game room and playground.
Wyndham Sugar Bay Resort & Spa
Located on the Island on St. Thomas this 6 story 303 room hotel is a great place for families. There are many watersports and activities just steps from your hotel room. There is a fitness center and spa on the grounds. They have a complimentary kids club for children ages 4-12 and they also show kids movies nightly. There is a playground and babysitting is also offered.
Westin Resort- St. John
Located on St. John this hotel offers 172 guest rooms and 92 villas. They have a kid’s club which gives every child a sports bottle or tippy cup filled with complimentary beverages at mealtime. They also give out coloring books and bath toys. They offer babysitting and has the only program that offers services for infants.