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Elizabeth Sullivan
Elizabeth Sullivan

Renaissance St. Croix Carambola Beach Resort & Spa

Kick back in our oversized luxury guest rooms with private screened-in porches.

The oversized luxury guest rooms at our St. Croix Carambola Beach Resort & Spa come complete with private screened-in porches, giving you the ultimate feeling of peace and solitude on this Caribbean paradise. With views across the Caribbean Sea and attentive in-room service, we wouldn’t blame you if you didn't venture  far from your room. But then there are the exquisite nearby beaches to lie on, the flavorsome local cuisine to try, and the heady cocktails mixed nightly at our Flamboyant Beach Bar. If you’re looking to explore even further after a day on the beach, our in-house Navigator Cristine is ready to tell you all you need to know about the lively local music scene at nearby Christiansted.

The amenities

  • Plush Bedding
  • Personal Navigator
  • JOYA NYC Fragrance
  • Multi-Cultural Cuisine
  • Fitness Center
  • On-Site Beach
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Valet Dry-Cleaning
  • Scuba Diving
Full hotel details

Crucian Gold

Gold and Sterling Silver are the medium of artistic expression at this jewelry store. Commemorate your love with their unique knot rings.
Crucian Gold is an exquisite jewelry store, inspired by art and the Caribbean island's rich heritage and charm. Metalsmith Brian Bishop has been at the helm of this family business for over three decades. Their collection features fine jewelry handcrafted from 14 or 18 karat gold and Sterling Silver. Natural material like coral, wood and conch pearls are incorporated in their pieces as well. Treasure a bracelet, ring, earrings or pendant in their signature love knot design as a unique souvenir.
Address:1112 Strand Street, St. Croix, 00820
phone:+1 340 773 5241

Mt. Pellier Domino Club

A must on your itinerary, feed some teetotaling pigs a can of non-alcoholic beer for a unique experience during your Caribbean travels.
While exploring the St. Croix rainforest, a pit stop at Mt. Pellier Domino Club in Frederiksted is a must. This jungle bar features great drinks and delicious home-style cooking by Norma. Daily specials include Fish n Chips, Ribs, Catfish, Pork Chops, Burgers, Roti and Johnny Cakes. But what truly makes your experience unlike any other, is the beer drinking pigs in the restaurant's yard. For a meager fee, visitors can feed the pigs a non-alcoholic beer. Watch as they jump up in their pen to grab a can, pierce it open and guzzle it down with elan!
Address:Route 76, Mahogany Road, St. Croix, 00840
phone:+340.713.9052
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Comanche Club

This place is a great open bar with wonderful atmosphere and good times. As a visitor, you need to try the martinis here!
Comanche Club, the lively bar by the bay, is one of the most chilled-out spots in all of Christiansted. Smell the salts of the sea as you indulge in some delicious concoctions ranging from classic martinis and cosmopolitans, to more inventive varieties. The laid-back vibe is contagious and has no one complaining.
Address:1 Strand Street, Christiansted, 00834
phone:+1 340 773 0210
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The Whim Plantation Museum

Enjoy learning about life on the plantation while admiring furniture, a windmill while sampling fresh-made johnny-cakes.
The Whim Plantation Museum gives you a glimpse into 18th Century sugar plantation life. Here visitors can learn about sugar processing, molasses and more. Do not miss the reproductions of colonial furnishings. Stop by the gift shop for a range of souvenirs.
Address:52 Estate Whim, Fredericksted, 00840
phone:+340.772.0598

Tavern 1844

One of the best selections of beer around, you and your friends will enjoy your time basking in the great atmosphere.
Nothing quite makes a holiday better than downing a few at a local bar such as Tavern 1844. Fairly small with brick interiors, the bar lets you get out of the sun, shake off the sand and cool off with their selection of chilled local brews and cocktails. A modest menu of grub is also available, making it a nice place for a bunch of friends.
Address:1 Company Street, Christiansted, 00820
phone:+340.773.1844
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Harvey´s

Island comfort food at its best, savor Cruzan specialties, homemade by Mrs. Harvey with local flavors and a lot of love, at this simple do.
Savor the authentic flavors of the island at Harvey's Restaurant. Sarah Harvey and her husband have been at the helm of this charming restaurant in downtown Christiansted since the late 1980s. Modest interiors, home-style Cruzan food and genuine hospitality bring back local patrons and tourists alike. Daily specials include Kallaloo, Stew Conch and Curry Goat served with a famous Caribbean cornmeal side dish called Fungi as well as local drinks. The walls are adorned with paintings, framed photographs and newspaper clippings of NBA star, Tim Duncan, who formerly dappled as a waiter here.
Address:11B Company Street, St. Croix, 00820
phone:+1 340 773 3433
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The Bombay Club

Each item on their menu is fabulous, and their French Onion soup is top notch.
Exposed stone walls and dim lighting provide an intimate atmosphere, but you might find a football or basketball game on the television. The menu includes salads, burgers, buffalo wings, quiche, pastas, chicken and steak. The lunch menu is available at dinner, a boon for light eaters or people who want a quick meal or just a bowl of homemade soup.
Address:King Street, Christiansted, 00820
phone:+340.773.1838

Singh's Fast Food

This fast food joint serves the best Roti on the island. Savor this award-winning Caribbean burrito with a choice from conch, chicken, beef.
Singh's Fast Food is one of the best places to experience local flavors on the island. Located in the charming town of Christiansted, they specialize in West Indian and Caribbean cuisine. The award-winning menu features Roti varieties with your choice of filling, staples like Johnny Cakes and Fried Plantain, and specialties like Stew Beef, Roast Pork, Curry Goat, BBQ Ribs, Dolphin and Oxtail. Been in business for over two decades, dine in or avail their take out services, or have them cater your house party.
Address:23-B King Street, St. Croix, 00820
phone:+1 340 773 7357
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Ruins Rambles

Learn about St. Croix’s history on guided walks through the hidden ruins of old plantations from the 17th Century!
Ruins Rambles is a historic location that offers its visitors a glimpse back in time. Enjoy the ancient walking trail that leads you to the ruins of the 17th-century sugar plantation. There are guided tours available that tells the plantation's history. Visit and enjoy a nice historic day out.
Address:52 Estate Whim, Frederiksted, 00820
phone:+1 340 772 0598
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Holy Cross Catholic Church

Built in 1755, this Catholic church is worth visiting to learn about the history of the area. Enjoy the beautiful surroundings.
Steeped in history, the Holy Cross Catholic Church is a pretty parish dedicated to Saint Thomas. It was built in 1755 and has been renovated extensively since, though some tombstones dating as far back as 1811 have withstood the test of time. Painted in pastels and beige, the church is characterized by towering white doors centered atop a grand staircase. Prayers and mass services are held on a regular basis.
Address:45A Queen Street, Christiansted, 00820
phone:+1 340 773 7564
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Sonya Ltd

Off the beaten path, Sonya's has lots of different jewelry and accessories for you to discover.
Ever thought of exploring the world of hooks? Sonya's jewelry store will surely get you 'hooked'. It offers a range of hook designs in anklets, bracelets, earrings, rings, pins, and necklaces. Each masterpiece is hand crafted by the artisans and are very popular in La Croix.
Address:1Company Street, Christiansted, 00820
phone:+340.773.8924

Violette's Boutique

This place has perfumes, colognes, fragrances, gift sets, accessories, and more. Plenty of surprises await you here!
Violette's Boutique offers exclusive brands of perfumes, jewelry and watches. From Dolce and Gabbana to Sean John Edta, the boutique provides the best in the market at duty-free, tax-free rates. It also sells children's products, Mont Blanc pens and other exquisite items.
Address:38 Strand Street, Christiansted, 00820
phone:+340.773.2148
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Monk's Bath

It's more than likely you’ll have this very secluded beach all to yourself.
Have you heard of the Knights of Malta? The legend states that the bath was hand carved by monks of the Knights of Malta in the mid 1600s. Due to the scarcity of water, these monks devised a brilliant way to stay clean. A rectangular shaped pool was fashioned into the rock, making it easy to bathe. If you are up for an adventure, the rocky shoreline makes for incredible snorkeling.
Address:Northside Valley, Fredericksted, 00840
phone:+340.778.3800
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The Waves

Enjoy intimate seaside dining with spectacular sunsets.
Boasting an open-air dining area, The Waves is the perfect place to take pleasure in wondrous sunsets, as well as magnificent views of our neighboring islands and city lights. Don't be startled if you feel the sea breeze blast against your skin during a tidal upsurge from your seat at the water's edge. This fine dining restaurant is the quintessential blend of romance and magic.
Address:112C North Shore, Christianssted, 00851
phone:+340.718.1815
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Buck Island

Explore this underwater national park with snorkeling, hiking trails, and a beautiful sandy beach.
This place is a must see! Buck Island is an uninhabited, 176-acre island off the northeast coast of St. Croix. Enjoy the pristine beach and a gorgeous coral reef that is perfect for snorkeling. Swim along with the many sea creatures that call this paradise home, such as parrot fish, turtles, and barracudas.
Address:Buck Island, Christiansted, 00820
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Brew STX

Don't let appearances fool you, this restaurant is the ultimate in simple pleasures in life with quality food and beer.
Advertised as the island's only three-in-one restaurant, pub and microbrewery makes Brew STX a worthy stop while on the island. The riveting menu with Cajun and Creole favorites made from the freshest produce includes jambalaya, jerk chicken and catfish wraps. But as the name says, the crowning glory are the brews; full bodied, handcrafted and brimming with local flavor.
Address:55 KIng's Alley Walk, Strand Ln, Christiansted, 00820
phone:+340.713.9820
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40 Strand Eatery

Head to this eatery for amazing ambiance, great staff, service and delicious meals, cocktail and desserts.
40 Strand Eatery is located in downtown Christiansted in the Camache Hotel on Strand Street. They offer a variety of Caribbean, vegetarian, gluten-free and vegan meals. Their meals are prepared with fresh ingredients from local farmers to bring the best food to the table. The restaurant also offers up delicious daily specials.
Address:Strand Street, Christiansted, 00820
phone:+340.201.8633

Purple Papaya Souvenir Gift Shop

Explore the largest and best gift shop in St. Croix.
Whether you are shopping for yourself or searching for a gift for someone else, Purple Papaya has a marvelous selection of souvenirs, as well as offering wide variety of outfits, bags, and waterproof cameras. You can find the gift shop in the heart of Downtown Christiansted.
Address:39 Strand Street, Christiansted, 00820
phone:+340.713.9412
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Lyric Sail

Enjoy a unique outdoor experience as you sail across the calmest waters on the west side of the island.
Take in spectacular vistas of the west end of the island aboard a 63-foot catamaran known as the Jolly Mon. This is the largest and only vessel featuring live entertainment at sea, as well as great food and a friendly staff. Lyric Sail also offers sunset sails, private day sails, full moon sails, and more.
Address:67 King Street, Frederiksted, 00841
phone:+340 201 5227
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Rowdy Joe's Northshore Eatery

Creative food and drinks in a casual atmosphere with live music, sports bar and free Wi-Fi.
At Rowdy Joe’s you can enjoy your evening on open-air deck or inside where you can watch your favorite sports. Family- friendly venue with great food, fast service and welcoming staff. Don’t leave without trying their homemade ice-cream.
Address:Northshore Road, Christiansted, 00820
phone:+340.718.0055
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Rhythms at Rainbow Beach

Looking for a venue where you can relax and have some fun with friends and family? Explore Rhythms at Rainbow Beach.
Whatever the occasion, Rhythms at Rainbow Beach is a great place to spend the day. You can enjoy live music, beach volleyball, corn hole, and great food and drinks. Water sports like jet skiing, paddle boarding, kayaking, and fly boarding are also available. Explore this great venue with a beautiful view overlooking the Caribbean Sea and catch a spectacular sunset.
Address:Rainbow Beach, Frederiksted, 00840
phone:+340 772 0002

Annaly Bay Tide Pools

A strenuous hike on the northwest corner of St. Croix yields spectacular views of the Renaissance Carambola.
Want to explore a secluded wonderland? Hike to the Annaly Bay Tide Pools. There is a mostly shaded forest trail that leads to a dirt road, which will take visitors to a rocky beach and onto the tide pools. Trail conditions can vary dramatically, so be sure to bring plenty of water, sunglasses, sunscreen, and proper footwear. Be cautious when visiting the Annaly Bay Tide Pools and enjoy the view.
Address:Annaly Bay Tide Pools, Christiansted, 00851
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