Book your room at Bolongo Bay Beach Resort

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Secluded bay, acclaimed Caribbean dining on St Thomas

Crescent beach

Facing a small, idyllic bay, this long-established St Thomas resort is midway between downtown Charlotte Amalie's shopping district and Red Hook's ferries to St. John and the British Virgin Islands.

All-Inclusive option

Guests at Bolongo Bay Beach Resort may book either an All-Inclusive plan or a Room-Only (No Meals) plan. The All-Inclusive plan includes meals at an acclaimed Caribbean fusion restaurant and a relaxed beachfront grill.

Water views

The Bolongo Bay Beach Resort's 62 guestrooms feature balconies or terraces with close-up bay views. Fresh flowers and rattan furniture set a tropical tone. Ceiling fans supplement air conditioners.

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Hotel Amenities

All-Inclusive Details

Guests can book rooms at Bolongo Bay Beach Resort for a rate that is either for the room only or for all-inclusive. All-inclusive rates are higher because they include onsite food and beverages in the room rate (some restrictions may apply).

Gratuities and taxes

Gratuities and taxes are included. Additional gratuities at guests' discretion are accepted.

Food and beverages

  • All meals, snacks, and beverages included
  • Surcharges for premium or imported alcoholic beverages and bottled wine

Activities and facilities/equipment

All non-motorized water sports are included.

Water activities

  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Windsurfing

Land activities

  • Volleyball


  • Onsite entertainment and activities
  • Onsite live performances

Not included

  • Airport transfers
  • Childcare
  • Laundry/dry cleaning services
  • Motorized water sports
  • Scuba-diving certification
  • Scuba-diving excursions
  • Snorkeling excursions
  • Offsite tours

Hotel Amenities

Guests may book either an all-inclusive plan or a room-only (no meals) plan. The all-inclusive plan includes meals, drinks, taxes, gratuities, and, with a minimum 5-night stay, guests will receive a Sunset Harbor Cocktail Cruise aboard the resorts 53-foot catamaran, Heavenly Days. The room-only (no meals) plan does not include meals, drinks, gratuities, and the sunset cruise. (Scroll up to the All-Inclusive Plan Details section for more information.)

A 75 sq. foot (22.75 sq. meter) half-moon-shaped pool at Bolongo Bay Beach Resort includes a swim-up bar. The resort's Lobster Grille restaurant is famous for lobster, steak, and fresh seafood. Iggies Beach Bar & Grill features burgers, BBQ and seafood along with live entertainment and karaoke plus a weekly Carnival Night with limbo show and West Indian buffet. Complimentary activities include kayak races, bingo, and family beach “Olympics.” Shuttle service (surcharge) is available to St. Thomas attractions such as the Coral World marine park and famed Magens Bay Beach.

Complimentary wireless Internet access is available throughout the hotel. An Internet kiosk is also available (surcharge) in the lounge outside the conference room.

  • Outdoor pool
  • Poolside bar
  • Swim-up bar
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Concierge services
  • Fitness facilities
  • Total number of rooms - 62
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • ATM/banking
  • Wedding services
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Beach towels
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Beach/pool umbrellas
  • Free WiFi
  • Computer station
  • One meeting room
  • Beach bar
  • On private beach
  • Number of restaurants - 2
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel
  • On private beach
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave (on request)


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels
  • Premium bedding
  • Patio
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Ceiling fan
  • Air conditioning
  • Climate control
  • Phone
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower only
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Satellite TV service
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Free WiFi
  • Daily housekeeping
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Where to Eat

Guests may book either an All-Inclusive plan or a Room-Only (No Meals) plan. The All-Inclusive plan includes meals and beverages plus gratuities, at the following restaurants and bars. The Room-Only (No Meals) plan does NOT include meals, drinks, and gratuities. (Scroll up to the All-Inclusive Plan Details section for more information.)

Iggies Beach Bar & Grill - Casual, open-air wooden building on beach with sports TVs, beer- and rum-brand flags. Seating also at umbrella tables beside old rum barrels on beach. Happy-hour and late-night seafood menu of shrimp, oysters, mussels, clams, crab legs, Oysters Rockefeller, Clams Casino. À la carte lunch and dinner. Tuesday- and Saturday-night all-you-can-eat crab legs. Wednesday-night West Indian theme-night dinner and carnival followed by dancing. Thursday-night shrimp menu. Friday-night all-you-can-eat fish fry. Sunday-night all-you-can-eat barbecued ribs and chicken (live entertainment in winter). Karaoke several nights weekly.

Sample lunch/dinner menu for Iggies Beach Bar & Grill -


  • Spinach-crab-artichoke dip
  • Conch fritters
  • Fried calamari
  • Coconut shrimp with guava mustard
  • Seafood chowder

    Lunch sandwiches:

  • Burgers
  • Buffalo chicken tenders, bacon, cheddar
  • Jerked chicken
  • Grilled portobello with marinara sauce, peppers, onions

    Lunch main courses:

  • Fish and chips
  • Dungeness crab leg
  • Lobster tail
  • Baby back ribs with rum-cola sauce
  • Shrimp with artichoke, tomato, garlic-chardonnay butter over linguine

    Dinner main courses:

  • New York strip steak
  • Jerked chicken breast with banana-guava ketchup
  • Coconut shrimp with guava mustard
  • Crab cakes with remoulade sauce
  • Crisp whole yellowtail snapper
  • Barbecued bay scallops with onions, peppers
  • "Bucket" of lobster tail, crab legs, shrimp, mussels


  • Key lime meringue pie
  • Pumpkin pie with coconut streusel
  • Double-chocolate rum cake
  • Warm brownie, coffee ice cream, hot fudge

    The Lobster Grille - Open-air restaurant located at the poolside pavilion just steps from the beach. The menu features Caribbean lobster prepared in a variety of ways, including lobster stuffed with crab, grilled, or sautéed over pasta. Guests can enjoy a wide selection of appetizers, entrées, and desserts prepared with a contemporary Caribbean flair. Cocktails and a unique wine list are available. Dinner is served 6 PM-9:30 PM daily. Sunday brunch is served 10:30 AM-2:30 PM. Reservations are recommended.

    Sample dinner menu for Lobster Grille

    First courses:

  • Monte Cristo of lobster, cardamom French toast, Serrano ham, fontina cheese
  • "Short stack" of foie gras, corn cakes, onion marmalade, chocolate-balsamic syrup
  • Goat cheese with apple empanada, portobello jam, truffle
  • Coconut shrimp with pineapple salsa, guava mustard, coconut foam
  • Chilled shrimp with tomato-horseradish sorbet, passionfruit aioli, caviar

    Second courses:

  • Mixed greens with hearts of palm, pickled red onions, tomato, cucumber, soursop vinaigrette
  • Caesar salad with papaya, sun-dried tomatoes, manchego cheese

    Third courses:

  • Veal medallions with herbed potato dumplings, wild-mushroom stroganoff, apples
  • Pan-seared duck breast with crisp leg confit, guavaberry barbecue glaze, corn relish
  • Paella with lobster, shrimp, snapper, scallops, chorizo
  • Yellowtail snapper steamed in banana leaf with banana-lobster fritters
  • Plantain-crusted rack of lamb with gingered carrot jus
  • Deconstructed Wellington of filet mignon
  • New York Steak with lobster mashed potatoes, creamed baby spinach, fried okra, cabernet sauvignon glaze
  • Lobster (chef's preparation of the day)

    Fourth courses:

  • Liquid-center hot chocolate cake with house-made rocky road ice cream
  • Pineapple-coconut-almond empanada with Kahlúa fudge, tarragon ice cream
  • Warm bread pudding with pecan-rum glaze, rum raisin ice cream
  • Crème brûlée
  • Banana fritters with banana ice cream, cinnamon-banana caramel
  • Mango crêpes with mango sorbet, mango-rum glaze
  • Warm beignet with mocha-chocolate mousse, cappuccino sorbet, espresso

    Vegetarian menu:

    First courses:

  • Goat cheese with apple empanada, portobello jam, truffle
  • Green-tea soba-noodle sushi, ponzu, wasabi cream
  • Tandoori-style tofu with cucumber-tomato raita, spinach

    Second courses:

  • Mixed greens with hearts of palm, pickled red onions, tomato, cucumber, soursop vinaigrette
  • Caesar salad with papaya, sun-dried tomatoes, manchego cheese

    Third courses:

  • Mushroom/potato-dumpling strudel with white-bean cassoulet
  • Sweet-corn griddle cakes with red-onion marmalade
  • Beet risotto, Harvard-style glazed beets, orange salad, goat cheese

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    Nearby Things to Do

    Guests may book either an All-Inclusive plan or a Room-Only (No Meals) plan. (Scroll up to the All-Inclusive Plan Details section for more information.)

    A 300-m (328-yd) crescent beach with lounge chairs and thatched shades borders Bolongo Bay. The 22.75-m-diameter (75-ft) half-moon-shaped pool includes a swim-up bar. The adjoining sundeck has white-wicker lounge chairs with thick blue cushions.

    All guests at this St. Thomas resort enjoy complimentary use of non-motorized water-sports equipment, including snorkeling gear, small sailboats, kayaks, windsurfers, water tricycles, and pedal boats. Parasailing is available for a surcharge. A dive shop offers scuba excursions to wrecks, walls, and reefs, as well as instruction/certification classes (surcharges for all). Snorkeling excursions to nearby reefs are also available for surcharges.

    Use of the resort's lighted beach-volleyball courts (complete with umpire chairs and spectator bleachers) is complimentary for all guests, as is an introductory scuba-diving lesson in the pool. A small, air-conditioned fitness room contains cardio machines, a TV, and a shower. Massage from an independent provider is available with advance booking (surcharge).

    All-Inclusive plan guests staying seven nights or longer receive a complimentary half day "Swim with Turtles" snorkel trip to Turtle Cove at Buck Island. This trip is also available to Room-Only (No Meals) plan guests for surcharges.

    A complimentary snorkel scavenger hunt is featured every Thursday where guests can swim away with bottles of rum hidden among the sea life in Bolongo Bay.

    The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the resort; fees may apply.

    • Kayaking on site
    • Parasailing on site
    • Sailing on site
    • Scuba diving on site
    • Snorkeling on site
    • Volleyball on site
    • Windsurfing on site
    • Beach volleyball on site
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    Hotel Policies


    Check-in time starts at 3 PM

    Minimum check-in age is 18


    Check-out time is 11 AM


    Pets allowed, Pets not allowed

    You need to know

    Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

    Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

    Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

    No elevators

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    All-inclusive Offer

    Book a minimum 5-night stay in an all-inclusive rate plan any time for travel any time, and receive a Sunset Cocktail Cruise.

    Must book an all-inclusive rate category to qualify. Minimum 5-night stay required. Valid anytime, subject to availability. Details at check-in. Other restrictions may apply.

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