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A favorite of windsurfers, the beach has fine white sand and beautiful views of St. John and offshore cays, and offers excellent snorkeling at the reef to the east, near Pettyklip Point.
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Beautiful clean Beach with great waters for snorkeling. You can rent chairs. Plenty of shade to get out of the sun if needed.

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank JTHC_4
Reviewed 2 days ago

just got back yesterday from sapphire pros: beautiful beach, bathrooms, chairs and lots of shade ample parking met a local named Sean who was wonderful help cons: sapphire beach bar bartenders rude, drinks the worst do not waste yr money bring your own

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Stephanie L
Reviewed 6 days ago

Beach is right next to private resort so taxis to and from easy to obtain. Lots of shade from trees. Not much to see for snorkeling though - much better at Coki Beach.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Fan M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The rocks that dot Sapphire Beach north of Red Hook make it an ideal picture spot -- and not so ideal for stepping into. We came here on a shore excursion off Celebrity Cruises' Celebrity Silhouette (you can also stay near here at hotels and...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank AlpinerHut
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at The Frenchman’s Cove where the beach was beautiful. This beach however is striking. A vision to take in and appreciate. Clean, decent food close by.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank smalleststate
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We opted for this beach as Megans bay was crowded. Very nice scenery, good snorkeling, nice bar and good burgers.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank EastTravels
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for a week. Best beach for snorkeling or just doing nothing. Good food and drinks. No boat people here.

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank JayZZee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We staying in Sapphire Village, you can walk or drive down. Loved this beach, restaurant, bathrooms, chair rental, parasailing, floatie rentals all available. BUT!!! check the cruise ship schedule, when there are a lot of people in port you may want to stay from here...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Yeschick
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The colors of the water are amazing, beach is clean and not overly crowded, overall picture perfect. I highly recommend it for those staying in St. Thomas at hotels without private beach access.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 550christih
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Rented car off cruise Still gorgeous. Lost the coral for snorkeling. Always breezy Great view. Now has food and bar And Parking

Date of experience: March 2019
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frenchystravels
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Response from Donna O | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is free parking right there at the hotel
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4 February 2019|
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Response from bennett1127 | Reviewed this property |
We drifted down the beach, away from the restaurant, and there was plenty of snorkeling down that way. When you are approaching the beach, we walked left almost to the end. We swam out and to the left further still. The... More
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