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Island View Guest House

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
Reviewed yesterday NEW

If you make a reservation expect anything but good service. Also the quality of the meat has been degraded, know they have cheap meat, not angus nor anything similar. Just a plain piece of low quality meat.

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Had a great experience. Our second stay. We brought friends this time and they loved it too. Beth, Ron and the staff were fabulous and we felt like family. Simple, affordable, great dinners, close to airport and ferry, yet away from the hubbub of town. We hope to return in near future. Thanks!

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St. Thomas
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want to dine where the locals go for great food in a family style setting, then this is the place. Honor bar, a gorgeous salad bar with all the fixin's and hands down the best steaks on island. The views are one of the best places to get a view of Charlotte Amalie. Reservations are a must as...

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Thank David S
Reviewed 1 April 2017

I stayed here recently for a week and it felt like home. The rooms were comfy and clean, the AC was frosty, and the pool was incredibly clean. They serve dinner three nights a week and I had one of the best steaks I've ever eaten. I love the dining room / common room where you can chill out with...

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michigan
Reviewed 9 January 2017

We have traveled through St Thomas often, as a gateway to the British Virgin Islands, or to our favorite, St John, USVI. We had a villa on Tortola booked for the first week of December, and decided to "book end" our stay at IVGH. We are still high-fiving each other for making this choice! We stayed on Friday, December 2,...

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Newnan, Georgia, United States
Reviewed 5 December 2016

I stay here on dive adventures. Ron, Beth, and staff treat you like family. The rooms are clean and comfortable. The restaurant serves excellent food and Maxine attends to tables with speed and grace. Folks travel for miles to have Ron's Ribeye cooked perfectly on the grill nearby. I love this place

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Arkansas
Reviewed 12 July 2016

We stayed here for 1 night after spending a week in the BVI. It was a great choice. The rooms are clean and comfy, but what makes this inn special are the owners. They are lovely, including their son who helped us check in. We were fortunate to stay here on a Friday night, so their restaurant was open. It...

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Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

A bit difficult to find...the street is a bit narrow...but all in all very plesent. The room was super nice for a guest house..better than some hotels i must add. The staff is very friendly and accommodating.

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Charleston, South Carolina
Reviewed 18 May 2016

I have been fortunate to visit in St. Thomas and St. Croix on business. In St. Thomas, I stay at the Island View Guest House, which is close to the Airport.. It is owner and run by Beth and Ron Kirkendall, a couple originally from Indianapolis. They are wonderful hosts and super people. The rooms are very comfortable, views unbelievable,...

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Reviewed 24 March 2016

We ran into the Island View Guesthouse in kind of a panic - freshly arrived in St. Thomas for a week, our original hotel (Starz) had lost our reservation and had no rooms available, even though we booked nearly two months in advance. Luckily, a friend of my father's was able to recommend Island View Guest House, and so we...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Family Rooms
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Additional Information about Island View Guest House

Address: 332 Scott Free Rd. Contant, Charlotte Amalie 00803-1903, St. Thomas
Region: Caribbean > U.S. Virgin Islands > St. Thomas > Charlotte Amalie
Price Range: ₹ 7,434 - ₹ 11,312 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Island View Guesthouse Hotel Charlotte Amalie
Island View Guest House St. Thomas/Charlotte Amalie
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“All the rooms are great.”
224alberth, 18 May 2016 | Read review
“Stayed in room 15, great bed, excellent view.”
561RobertB561, 3 Mar 2016 | Read review
“They are all great.”
301fredericke, 27 Jan 2015 | Read review
“balcony was worth it!”
DeltaFlyGirl88, 23 Jan 2015 | Read review
“we felt rooms 14 and 15 were the best for the view, balconies, and kitchenettes.”
762evelynh, 29 May 2014 | Read review
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