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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 21 June 2013

My Husband and I stayed in a lovely one bedroom condo in Grande Bay (rented from a private owner on Flipkey) for our first trip to St. John. We really loved the location of Grande Bay and that you could very easily walk to all the restaurants, bars, and shops in town from here, but it was also very quiet...

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Slidell, Louisiana
Reviewed 10 June 2013

I highly suggest you stay at Grande Bay. The staff (John, Danielle, Dawn and Colby) is absolutely amazing, the amenities are exceptional. The resort is incredible and within walking distance to everything. They have a pool, gym, and even a coffee room. The rooms are the best on the island. Even has a washer/dryer. The views from the patio will...

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Paul H, General Manager at Grande Bay Resort, responded to this review

Dear JesseS: I "highly recommend" that you come back! Thank you so much for the wonderful and complimentary review. I am indeed privileged to work with such a talented group of people! Location is something you have but caring and helpfulness has to come from within and to borrow a commercial phrase "These guys are good"!! Kind regards, Paul

New York City, New York
Reviewed 6 June 2013

My friend and I spent a week at Grande Bay towards the end of May and we had a most relaxing vacation. The location was amazing, the amenities more than expected, the entire staff so friendly and looking to help in any way they could and the resort itself was clean, comfortable and so close to everything. We are hoping...

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Paul H, General Manager at Grande Bay Resort, responded to this review

Dear Sheila C, We have the best "timeshare ever" because we have the best visitors like yourself! I am always pleased to read how our staff has assisted in making guests time with us more memorable and enjoyable. Thank you and hurry back..."Paradise is Waiting". Sincerely, Paul

Houston
Reviewed 5 June 2013

My fiance and I just returned from a week and a half at Grande Bay. It was absolutely perfect! We were on the top floor had a fabulous view of Cruz Bay and our own parking spot in the garage. They gave us a bottle of rum and koozies as a welcome gift which was really nice. The amenities were...

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Paul H, General Manager at Grande Bay Resort, responded to this review

Dear Julie L, Thank you so much for choosing Grande Bay Resort & Residence Club to celebrate your honeymoon at! That is a very special stay and I am happy to hear you enjoyed all that our location and resort have to offer. We were also "sad" on your last day and it was a pleasure having you here...same time...

Greenville, South Carolina
Reviewed 31 May 2013

Grande Bay does a wonderful job of giving you a great stay, lots of amenities, great views, and a great location. Everyone on staff does a wonderful job at making you feel at home and comfortable during your stay. We have stayed at several resorts on the island and at Grande Bay several times. This is definitely our favorite. You...

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Paul H, General Manager at Grande Bay Resort, responded to this review

Dear DoubleD29662, I know you "hated to leave" but on the bright side you have to "leave to come back" as we say here in the islands! Glad to see we are now your favorite on St. John. Come back soon mon! Paul

Atlanta,GA
Reviewed 24 May 2013

We stayed in C202 and rented from VRBO. We had a one bedroom and a studio. It was perfect for 4 adults and one toddler. The location couldn't be better. You can walk to everything in Cruz Bay. The condo has an awesome view from both balconies. Nice pool! I would def stay here again!

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Monterey, CA
Reviewed 24 May 2013

My husband and I stayed here for a week for our honeymoon. It was a great location, beautiful area, and nice, clean rooms. Unfortunately, some of the staff were a bit overbearing. Other than that, it was a great trip.

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Paul H, General Manager at Grande Bay Resort, responded to this review

Dear Anonymous222, I am glad you enjoyed our location and the cleanliness of the rooms. I am concerned about your comment regarding "overbearing staff" and would like to address your view. That has not been the experience of many other guests and really warrants addressing. Please feel free to reach out to me privately at 340-693-4662 to discuss your impressions....

Jacksonville, Florida
Reviewed 23 May 2013

We moved to Grande Bay Resort after a not so nice stay at another resort on St John. This place knows how to do it up! Nice welcome at the front desk, free coffee in upstairs lobby, free happy hour with all you can drink 4:30-6:30pm Mondays & Wednesdays, free bottle of rum & coke in room upon arrival, nice...

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Paul H, General Manager at Grande Bay Resort, responded to this review

Dear Stevojax I am glad, and it sounds like you are too, that you discovered our resort! All our employees work hard to make every guest stay special I was gratified to see that both Dawn and Colby did that for you! I have passed along your compliments to them and will share your review with all here. It is...

Cambridge, Massachusetts
Reviewed 16 May 2013

The room was gorgeous - got a beach view with a nice terrace. The staff was friendly - left a complimentary bottle of rum for us. Feels like it's your own little apartment, with a fridge, microwave, etc. Our room didn't have a stove, but some do. Location was great - easy walk into town, but it wasn't noisy outside....

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Paul H, General Manager at Grande Bay Resort, responded to this review

Dear JasonP Thank you for the thorough and complimentary review! You hit all the highlights that makes our property special, such as location, room amenities, view, and most importantly friendly staff! As for the connecting door noise we are addressing that, this summer during our down season, with additional sound proofing between the doors. That project should be complete before...

McKinney, Texas, United States
Reviewed 11 May 2013

Great rooms with everything you need to feel at home! Great staff and they think of everything! Great location by many resturants and shopping. Easy to get to several beaches. I have nothing bad to say, they are great!

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Paul H, General Manager at Grande Bay Resort, responded to this review

Dear HilaryB, We think your pretty "great" as well! Thank you for staying with us and the kind words it means a lot to al of us here. Hurry back, Paul

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Breakfast Available
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Grande Bay Resort & Residence Club is situated hillside overlooking Cruz Bay on St. John in the US Virgin Islands. Set near Wharfside Village, this St. John condominium resort overlooks the emerald and blue waters of Cruz Bay and St. Thomas to the east and the British Virgin Islands to the west. Offering nightly rentals (min. 2 nights) and fractional ownership opportunities in the heart of "Love City". ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grande Bay Resort

Address: Bay Street | Cruz Bay Quarter, Cruz Bay 00831, St. John
Region: Caribbean > U.S. Virgin Islands > St. John > Cruz Bay
Price Range: ₹ 24,691 - ₹ 46,565 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Grande Bay Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 21
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Grande Bay Hotel Cruz Bay
Grande Bay Resort St. John/Cruz Bay
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“The upper floors of the upper buildings have spectacular views”
  • View from 3rd floor upper building
  • Rare view of 3 cruise ships in Cruz Bay
  • View of Ferry Dock from balcony
 of 5 bubbles hangdog, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Upper buildings have longer views and quieter, lower buildings are less hauling up the hill and closer to the fun in town!”
 of 5 bubbles jjminer, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Book through one of the island's property management companies. They seem to have better rates than the GB website.”
 of 5 bubbles grego_italy, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“VRBO is probably a better bargain then booking with the resort.”
 of 5 bubbles jdavid7289, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Talk to the owner outside of VRBO- it will remove some of the "hidden" fees from VRBO”
 of 5 bubbles jennmarr123, 15 Jul 2016 | Read review
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