Destination guide

The waterfront setting of St. John is ready to explore

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


Activities and attractions in and around St. John

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

  • 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)

Seasonal weather averages in St. John

Travellers speak highly of St. John for its snorkelling. If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 32°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in St. John

Travellers enjoy St. John for its island views, seaside and tropical setting. 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 centre:

  • 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

Transport 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 centre. 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 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 858 holiday rentals near Saint John. From 453 Villas to 111 Houses, find unique holiday homes 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 Stayz.

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

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Saint John. From Stayz travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Estate Contant: 1,865 holiday rentals
  • Coral Bay: 147 holiday rentals
  • Estate Concordia A: 1,089 holiday rentals
  • Estate Bordeaux: 1,570 holiday rentals
  • Estate Calabash Boom: 1,336 holiday rentals

Stayz offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Saint John! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Saint John?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Saint John with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Estate Contant: 1,865 holiday homes
  • Estate Concordia A: 1,089 holiday homes
  • Estate Bordeaux: 1,570 holiday homes
  • Estate Calabash Boom: 1,336 holiday homes
  • Estate Carolina: 1,593 holiday homes

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Saint John?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of holiday homes near to airports. Airports with a large selection of rentals in Saint John are:

  • Cyril E King Airport (STT): 1,978 holiday houses
  • Road Town (RAD-Road Town Seaplane Base): 232 holiday houses
  • West End (TOV-West End Seaplane Base): 187 holiday houses

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

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

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Saint John. From Stayz travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Annaberg Plantation: 1,977 holiday rentals
  • Jumbie Beach: 1,993 holiday rentals
  • Honeymoon Beach: 1,991 holiday rentals
  • Virgin Islands National Park: 1,989 holiday rentals
  • Battery: 1,991 holiday rentals

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

Explore destinations around Saint John

Estate Contant
1,865 holiday rentals
Estate Concordia A
1,089 holiday rentals
Estate Bordeaux
1,570 holiday rentals
Estate Calabash Boom
1,336 holiday rentals
Estate Carolina
1,593 holiday rentals
Estate Chocolate Hole and Great Cruz Bay
1,791 holiday rentals
Estate Hammer Farm
1,628 holiday rentals
Estate Little Plantation
1,379 holiday rentals
Estate Enighed
1,871 holiday rentals
Estate Emmaus
1,373 holiday rentals
Estate Pastory
1,784 holiday rentals
Estate Lovango Cay
1,928 holiday rentals
Estate Peter Bay
1,661 holiday rentals
Estate New Renobath
1,045 holiday rentals
Estate Lameshur
1,542 holiday rentals
Reef Bay
1,583 holiday rentals
Estate Hansen Bay
868 holiday rentals
Estate Caneel Bay
1,886 holiday rentals
Estate Rustenberg and Adventure
1,596 holiday rentals
Maho Bay
1,595 holiday rentals