Destination guide

The waterfront setting of St. John is ready to explore

The island views and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in St. John. This city's snorkeling, hiking and coral reefs draw many visitors. Battery and Annaberg Plantation are just a couple of the must-sees. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around St. John

Are you looking for attractions to see during your stay? Travelers enjoy St. John for its snorkeling, hiking and sailing. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes St. John a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Coral World Ocean Park (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Mahogany Run Golf Course (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Skyride to Paradise Point (11.8 mi / 19 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in St. John

Travelers speak highly of St. John for its snorkeling. If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 90°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in St. John

Travelers enjoy St. John for its island views, seaside and tropical locale. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, St. John is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • The Baths (19.9 mi / 32.1 km)
  • Trunk Bay (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • White Bay Beach (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Cane Garden Bay Beach (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Coki Beach (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Magens Bay Park (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around St. John

The nearest airport is in St. Thomas (SPB-St. Thomas Seaplane Base), located 13.5 mi (21.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Tortola (EIS-Terrance B. Lettsome Intl.), which is 14.9 mi (23.9 km) away.

Where to stay near Saint John?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 793 house rentals near Saint John. From 411 Villas to 95 Houses, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Saint John for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Saint John?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Saint John. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Estate Johns Folly: 975 vacation rentals
  • Coral Bay: 141 vacation rentals
  • Coral Bay Quarter: 1,416 vacation rentals
  • Privateer Bay: 804 vacation rentals
  • Cruz Bay: 1,630 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Saint John! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Saint John?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Saint John:

  • Estate Johns Folly: 975 rentals
  • Estate Chocolate Hole and Great Cruz Bay: 1,642 rentals
  • Estate Bordeaux: 1,467 rentals
  • Estate Maho Bay: 1,409 rentals
  • Estate Carolina: 1,534 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when travelling by plane to Saint John?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of lodging choices in Saint John are:

  • Cyril E King Airport (STT): 1,794 home rentals
  • Terrance B Lettsome International Airport (EIS): 996 home rentals
  • Road Town (RAD-Road Town Seaplane Base): 1,629 home rentals

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holiday in Saint John?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Saint John. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Waterlemon Cay: 1,781 vacation homes
  • Jumbie Beach: 1,908 vacation homes
  • Virgin Islands National Park: 1,769 vacation homes
  • Maho Beach: 1,911 vacation homes
  • Battery: 1,768 vacation homes

But there are many other points of interest around Saint John listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

Explore destinations around Saint John

Estate Johns Folly
975 vacation rentals
Estate Chocolate Hole and Great Cruz Bay
1,642 vacation rentals
Estate Bordeaux
1,467 vacation rentals
Estate Maho Bay
1,409 vacation rentals
Estate Carolina
1,534 vacation rentals
Estate Lameshur
1,401 vacation rentals
Reef Bay
1,498 vacation rentals
Estate Hansen Bay
923 vacation rentals
Estate Caneel Bay
1,658 vacation rentals
Estate Rustenberg and Adventure
1,415 vacation rentals
Estate Hope
1,407 vacation rentals
Estate Molendal and Little Reef Bay
1,525 vacation rentals
Estate Beverhoutberg and Esperance
1,589 vacation rentals
Estate Leinster Bay
1,432 vacation rentals
Estate Mary Point
1,411 vacation rentals
Estate Annaberg
1,531 vacation rentals
Estate Browns Bay
1,197 vacation rentals
Estate Haulover
916 vacation rentals
Estate Concordia B
1,340 vacation rentals
Fish Bay
1,551 vacation rentals