st thomas beaches

St Thomas Beaches

at water's edge.

The pull of warm, white beach sand is at the heart of every Caribbean vacation. St Thomas has several public beaches where visitors can relax and play.

For Jet Skis & Watersports

  • Bolongo Bay
  • Coki Beach
  • Sapphire Beach
  • Morning Star Beach

For Snorkeling

  • Coki Beach
  • Lindquist Beach
  • Sapphire Beach

For Surfing

  • Hall Bay

Safest Beaches

  • Bolongo Bay
  • Coki Beach

Quietest Beaches

  • Bolongo Bay
  • Secret Harbour Beach

"I could never stay long enough on the shore; the tang of the untainted, fresh, and free sea air was like a cool, quieting thought".
– Helen Keller

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Bolongo Bay

Located on the south shore of the island at the Bolongo Beach Resort, this beach offers a variety of watersports and beach toy rentals.

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Brewer's Bay

Located near the University of the Virgin Islands campus, Brewer's Bay is a family favorite for weekend picnics and gatherings. Visitors can relax in the shallow waters or sunbathe on the wide shore.

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Coki Beach

Located on Coki Point, this white sand beach with crystal clear water offers excellent snorkeling and diving. On-site beachside eateries, a dive shop, jet ski rental, and vendors renting snorkel gear, beach chairs and floats. Next to Coral World Ocean Park.

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Hull Bay

A favorite beach for local fishermen, families and surfers. It offers the best surfing on St. Thomas when there is a north swell. Located on the north side, west of Magens Bay.

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Lindbergh Bay

Named after the famous aviator who landed nearby in 1928, this tranquil bay is flanked by three hotels, palm trees and sea grapes that line the shore.

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Lindquist Beach

One of St. Thomas's most beautiful and pristine beaches, Lindquist Beach is situated on the east end of the island. The water is crystal-clear and typically calm. The left side of the beach is great for snorkeling.

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Magens Bay

St Thomas's most popular beach, this beautiful one-mile stretch is usually very calm in the protected bay. Beach chairs and floats for rent. Burgers, pizzas and other snacks can be found at the snack bar. Lifeguards are on duty.

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Morning Star Beach

Located at the Frenchman's Reef & Morning Star Marriott Resort, this beach offers a restaurant and bar, watersports rentals and a scenic view of the cruise ships sailing through the harbor.

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Sapphire Beach

The sapphire-blue waters here are great for snorkeling, windsurfing, jet skiing and more. The beach is located on the east end at Sapphire Beach Resort.

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Secret Harbour Beach

A calm, quiet beach located at Secret Harbour Beach Resort, this beach has a floating swim platform and beach chairs available for rent.

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