Destination guide

The charming area of Water Island awaits your stay

The island views and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Water Island. This romantic city allures visitors with its shopping and boating. Battery and Fort Christian are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Water Island

Do you want to find attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that Water Island has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Skyride to Paradise Point (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Mahogany Run Golf Course (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Coral World Ocean Park (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Water Island

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Water Island is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Emancipation Garden (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Magens Bay Park (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Coki Beach (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Trunk Bay (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • White Bay Beach (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Lindbergh Bay (1.1 mi / 1.9 km)

Traveling to and around Water Island

The nearest airport is in St. Thomas (SPB-St. Thomas Seaplane Base), located 1.4 mi (2.2 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into St. Thomas (STT-Cyril E. King), which is 1.5 mi (2.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Water Island?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 27 holiday lettings near Water Island. From 4 Houses to 8 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Water Island for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Water Island?

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

  • Estate Western Water Island: 1,028 holiday homes
  • Estate Eastern Water Island: 1,029 holiday homes
  • Estate Hassel Island: 1,217 holiday homes
  • Puerto Rico: 2,699 holiday homes
  • Estate Nisky: 1,025 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Water Island! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Water Island?

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

  • Estate Western Water Island: 1,028 holiday lettings
  • Estate Eastern Water Island: 1,029 holiday lettings
  • Estate Hassel Island: 1,217 holiday lettings
  • Estate Nisky: 1,025 holiday lettings
  • Tortola: 219 holiday lettings

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Water Island?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Water Island. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Virgin Islands National Park: 1,918 holiday rentals
  • Smuggler's Cove: 183 holiday rentals
  • Battery: 1,921 holiday rentals
  • Emmaus Moravian Church: 1,914 holiday rentals
  • Catherineberg Ruins: 1,920 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Water Island 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 of holiday accommodations.

Explore destinations around Water Island

Estate Western Water Island
1,028 holiday rentals
Estate Eastern Water Island
1,029 holiday rentals
Estate Hassel Island
1,217 holiday rentals
Estate Nisky
1,025 holiday rentals
219 holiday rentals
Estate Santa Maria
1,003 holiday rentals
Estate Enighed
1,808 holiday rentals
Estate Inner Brass Island
1,025 holiday rentals
Charlotte Amalie
1,619 holiday rentals
Charlotte Amalie West
1,025 holiday rentals
Estate Carolina
1,528 holiday rentals
Anna's Retreat
1,717 holiday rentals
Estate Lameshur
1,516 holiday rentals
Estate Smith Bay
1,887 holiday rentals
Estate Bovoni
1,709 holiday rentals
Estate Annas Retreat
1,719 holiday rentals
Estate Lindbergh Bay
1,025 holiday rentals
Estate Fortuna
598 holiday rentals
Estate Nazareth
1,894 holiday rentals
Reef Bay
1,524 holiday rentals