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 838 holiday rentals near Saint John. From 443 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 HomeAway.

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 HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Estate Contant: 1,758 holiday rentals
  • Coral Bay: 145 holiday rentals
  • Estate Concordia A: 978 holiday rentals
  • Estate Bordeaux: 1,450 holiday rentals
  • Estate Calabash Boom: 1,226 holiday rentals

HomeAway 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: 1,758 holiday homes
  • Estate Concordia A: 978 holiday homes
  • Estate Bordeaux: 1,450 holiday homes
  • Estate Calabash Boom: 1,226 holiday homes
  • Estate Carolina: 1,498 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): 1,870 holiday houses
  • Road Town (RAD-Road Town Seaplane Base): 217 holiday houses
  • West End (TOV-West End Seaplane Base): 181 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?

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

  • Annaberg Plantation: 1,868 holiday rentals
  • Jumbie Beach: 1,870 holiday rentals
  • Honeymoon Beach: 1,872 holiday rentals
  • Virgin Islands National Park: 1,870 holiday rentals
  • Battery: 1,871 holiday rentals

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 of holiday homes.

Explore destinations around Saint John

Estate Contant
1,758 holiday rentals
Estate Concordia A
978 holiday rentals
Estate Bordeaux
1,450 holiday rentals
Estate Calabash Boom
1,226 holiday rentals
Estate Carolina
1,498 holiday rentals
Estate Chocolate Hole and Great Cruz Bay
1,677 holiday rentals
Estate Hammer Farm
1,575 holiday rentals
Estate Little Plantation
1,261 holiday rentals
Estate Enighed
1,760 holiday rentals
Estate Emmaus
1,259 holiday rentals
Estate Pastory
1,707 holiday rentals
Estate Lovango Cay
1,824 holiday rentals
Estate Peter Bay
1,553 holiday rentals
Estate New Renobath
951 holiday rentals
Estate Lameshur
1,482 holiday rentals
Reef Bay
1,470 holiday rentals
Estate Hansen Bay
797 holiday rentals
Estate Caneel Bay
1,782 holiday rentals
Estate Rustenberg and Adventure
1,483 holiday rentals
Maho Bay
1,478 holiday rentals