'Bluebitch St. John' will make you feel very much at home during your stay on our lovely island of St. John. We are located on the west side of the island, at Estate Contant, with outstanding views of St. Thomas, Pillsbury Sound, Great/Little St. James islands and incredible sunsets. The spacious screened apartment is elevated 60 ft above the ocean yet only a minute walk to your own secluded beach. Just minutes from Cruz Bay, at the end of a private family estate road, 'Bluebitch St. John', built in 2005, provides you with a quiet, tranquil setting for a romantic and relaxing holiday. The walls are constructed of 12 inch thick bluebitch, which is native stone of volcanic origin and quarried on St. John. The ceilings are 10 feet high with ceiling fans throughout, modern appliances including a washer and dryer, an air conditioned bedroom, five large screened doors provide open air living with gentle sea breezes, and outstanding views 24/7.
Rooms With A View is 'Bluebitch St. John'.: Whether you are sitting on the patio, cooking in the kitchen, eating breakfast, sitting on the couch reading, checking your e-mails, or waking up in the morning ... each room has an outstanding and entertaining ocean view. There is wireless internet access; cable TV, an AM/FM stereo and i-pad docking station. The bedroom has a king size bed and opens onto the balcony so you can take advantage of the lovely ocean views with cool breezes as you listen to the sounds of the ocean or you can sleep in the comfort of air conditioning.
During the Day: you will see a variety of boats of all sizes and the barges passing by, in the early evening there are the incredible “Kodak Moment' sunsets and at night you will be able to enjoy cruise ships headed down island, the twinkling lights of St. Thomas or just gaze at the moon and the stars.
You will find: bananaquits, hummingbirds, pelicans, mourning doves and an occasional crane - all very entertaining to watch. If you have good eyes you just might see our resident turtle coming up for air in the bay, fish jumping or schools of fish running just off shore. In season you are welcome to pick limes, mangos, bananas, papayas, soursop, or sugar apples on your way back from our secluded sand/pebble beach. Whether you are swimming, snorkeling, diving for lobster or simply sitting on a rock fishing for snapper, it all takes place right in front of your balcony.