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Cottages By The Sea

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A comfortable, relaxing group of cottages nestled along a long stretch of white sand beach on the west end of St. Croix just minutes from Frederiksted. Attractive, comfortable, well-maintained accommodations with all the comforts of home. The property is beautifully landscaped, and each cottage is only a few steps from the beach. There is nothing like relaxing in a lounge...

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INNKEEPER’S FAVOURITE REVIEW
Reviewed 31 May 2016

I will add my voice to all the other reviewers who have raved about Cottages ! We spent 10 days there in mid-May and loved this special place. We stayed in the Commodore Villa, which was perfect for our needs. There is plenty of convenient storage in all the rooms and lots of counter space for the 'stuff' that's needed...

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Proprietor_127A, Public Relations Manager at Cottages By The Sea, responded to this review

Well, I came on TripAdvisor today because they are asking us to highlight our favorite review, but you just saved me the time of having to read through dozens of reviews to pick a favorite, since this basically says it all! Thank you for being a wonderful guest and for taking the time to review our cottages AND for including...

Covelo, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

This family operated set-up, right on the beach, has everything you would look for. The charming set-up with small buildings and the nearness of the beach gives you what you need to relax. The restaurant beside Cottages by the Sea is wonderful so it is not necessary to drive. Management and Housekeeping is very personal caring. We have met many...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The cottages are on the beach and the beach is absolutely stunning. The town of frederiksted is not the greatest but not bad either. Definitely worth staying here over chritiansted because of the beach. The cottages are perfect for a small group or even a larger group and they have plenty of things for you to use in and out...

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Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Located on the East End of St. Croix are a collection of quaint “cottages”, which are actually more like a small grouping of apartments. My wife and I didn’t want the hotel experience and didn’t want to rent a house, so Cottages by the Sea seemed like what we were looking for. We stayed in the ‘Coral’ unit and it...

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Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

No wonder guests keep coming back each year for 30-40 years on end to this relaxed, laidback and friendly cluster of charming cottages just outside Frederiksted. The atmosphere East coast- or SF-like, with a Caribbean touch of course. I.e. not this "typical American" attitude that - at least for Europeans - sometimes seems overwhelming, superficial and even rude. All rooms...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this place! Best hotel on the Island! Best views! Great atmosphere! Nice and cozy for either a wild couple having fun! Or for a family to enjoy! Good for all ages! It's nice to have a restaurant next door that has delicious food! Staff very friendly! I would recommend it if u don't know anyone on the island or...

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Proprietor_127A, Public Relations Manager at Cottages By The Sea, responded to this review

We sincerely appreciate your kind words and wonderful review - and we are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us! Visit us again one day soon.

Madison
Reviewed 5 March 2017

The people and even the staff are friendly there. They helped suggest places to dine, places to see, places to tour, where to shop, where to hear music. Even the guests on the beach would suggest places they had enjoyed. We'd usually meet and watch the sun set and take pictures of it setting and trry to catch the green...

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Howard, Ohio
Reviewed 5 March 2017

my favorite place on the planet so far...love. it is so relaxing and calm. Friendly place with many return customers. I have been twice and would go back in a heartbeat! The cottages are equiped with all that you need. Beach is beautiful!

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Proprietor_127A, Public Relations Manager at Cottages By The Sea, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write us a review and thank you for being a repeat guest! We love seeing the same guests come back every year and we look forward to your next visit.

Ukiah, California
Reviewed 8 February 2017

My husband and I have stayed for the month of January at Cottages by the Sea for past 10 or 11 years and have enjoyed every moment. Our Cottage is clean, cozy and has everything we need. Cottages has a fantastic staff (including their wonderful housekeeping staff) each of whom are warm, and caring and make you feel like you...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Established in 1949, Cottages by the Sea is a family owned and operated, beachfront, boutique hotel, located just south of the town of Frederiksted on the island of St. Croix in the US Virgin Islands. Our goal is to provide our guests with a quiet, friendly, relaxed, truly authentic Caribbean beach vacation. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cottages By The Sea

Address: 127A Estate Smithfield, Frederiksted 00840-4048, St. Croix
Region: Caribbean > U.S. Virgin Islands > St. Croix > Frederiksted
Price Range: $212 - $312 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cottages By The Sea 3*
Number of rooms: 27
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Also Known As:
Cottages By The Sea Hotel Frederiksted
Cottages By The Sea St. Croix/Frederiksted
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“All rooms are delightful!”
caeser1342, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Get a unit facing the water, it's worth it”
whopper007, 30 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Be aware of the fact that rooms and cottages are very different from one another as for price, size, outdoor areas, views, privacy etc.”
larsCopenhagen, 30 Mar 2017 | Read review
“You'll be lucky to get a room !”
MaryofMadison, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“you will be lucky to get an available room...take what you can get- i have stayed in c-glass and cone shell..love both”
swinkfield, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
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