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Get an overview of this hotelSt John resort with family pool, spa, water sports

On calm-water bay

Set along narrow and calm Great Cruz Bay less than 2 miles from the Virgin Islands National Park Visitors Center, this family-friendly resort on St John features a 1,200-foot beach.

Boat to St. Thomas

Attractions at The Westin St. John Resort and Villas include water sports, children's club, teen center, scuba/snorkeling trips, casual and fine dining, and a health spa. The resort's boat operates to and from St. Thomas.

"Heavenly" slumber

Guestrooms and studio, one- , two- , and three-bedroom villas include The Westin's Heavenly Beds and Heavenly Baths with bathrobes. High-speed Internet connections are complimentary.

The Westin St. John Resort

Great Cruz Bay St. John St John 00831

Renovations & Closures

Renovation work will only be conducted during business hours. Every effort will be made to minimize noise and disturbance.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

A spa offers treatments such as sea-mud wraps and massages such as LaStone (hot basalt stones/chilled marble stones) as well as waxing and nail care. A complimentary fitness center contains cardio machines with plasma TVs, weight machines, and free weights.

The Westin Kids Club offers supervised half-day, full-day, and evening sessions for ages 3-12 in an air-conditioned clubhouse. An air-conditioned teens' center contains a plasma TV, table games, and coin-operated video games. Complimentary activities include twice-weekly movies screened beside the main pool.

The Westin St. John Resort and Villas offers 24 hour fitness facilities, and a business center that includes two computers with complimentary high-speed Internet access and a laptop-computer station. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available around the main pool, in restaurants, and in the lobby.

Ground transportation:

Rental cars for getting around St. John can be reserved during the process of booking a reservation for this hotel, via this Web site, and added to the total trip cost.

  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Beach cabanas (surcharge) 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Children's club 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Children's pool 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Garden 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Health club 
  • Marina on site 
  • Meeting rooms 6 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Number of restaurants - 3 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Outdoor tennis court 
  • Picnic area 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Sauna 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa tub 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Total number of rooms - 342 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Arcade/game room  
  • Children's club (free)  
  • Children's pool  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Kitchen  
  • Microwave  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Outdoor tennis court  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Sofa bed  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free local calls 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • In-room massage available 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Kitchen 
  • Microwave 
  • Pay movies 
  • Phone 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Sofa bed 
  • Television 

Where to Eat

Lemongrass Restaurant & Bar - Casual, multicolored, open-air restaurant with bay views. Buffet and à la carte breakfasts and à la carte dinners. Saturday night Caribbean buffet with live entertainment. Dinner choices such as pastas, steaks, conch fritter, paprika chicken, grilled lobster. Inside seating on marble floor under high ceiling. Outside seating on wood deck.

Snorkels Bar & Grill - Open-air, beachside spot serving lunch of grilled items, burgers, and sandwiches. Bar service from mid-morning to last patron of the night.

Marketplace at Great Cruz Bay - Sandwiches, salads, desserts, pastries, and coffee drinks to go. (Limited courtyard seating.) Liquor, snack foods, beverages. Open early morning to late evening.

Nearby Things to Do

A 1,200-foot beach of light-colored sand borders Great Cruz Bay. Lounge chairs, umbrellas, and complimentary cabanas provide comfort and shade. Pyramid-shaped "iceberg" slides (climb up one side, slide down the other), trampoline rafts, and swimming rafts are anchored off the beach.

The main pool complex adjacent to the beach includes an irregularly shaped pool measuring approximately 125 feet on each side. The pool contains a separate children's section, volleyball net, waterfall, and little garden islands. The complex also includes two spa tubs. Cushioned teak lounge chairs and umbrellas surround the pool.

Terraced into the hillside villa section are two 23-foot-long, irregularly shaped pools with gentle waterfalls. These pools' decks are furnished with cushioned teak lounge chairs, teak umbrella tables, and complimentary gas barbecue grills.

The Westin St. John supplies complimentary kayaks, water tricycles and bicycles, pedal boats, and small sailboats. A water-sports center rents snorkeling gear and outboard-powered inflatable dinghies and offers parasailing outside Great Cruz Bay and guided personal-watercraft tours (surcharges for both). An independent dive center offers scuba lessons/certification; reef, wreck, and ledge dives; sail/snorkel excursions to nearby islands; sunset sails; fishing; and yacht trips around the islands.

Use of six lighted tennis courts is complimentary. A 2.5-mile jogging course wends through the resort's grounds. Hiking trails as well as Trunk Bay's underwater snorkeling trail are located in the Virgin Islands National Park, which covers two-thirds of St. John. (The park's Visitors Center is 1.5 miles away in the town of Cruz Bay.)

The resort's complimentary fitness center includes a room for complimentary aerobics, Pilates, and yoga classes.

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

  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Aerobics on site 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Motor boating on site 
  • Parasailing on site 
  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Playground on site 
  • Sailing on site 
  • Scuba diving on site 
  • Snorkeling on site 
  • Volleyball on site 
  • Windsurfing on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Facial treatments 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the "Special or Accessibility Requests" section of "Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-in time ends at Midnight


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


  • Pets stay free
  • Up to 45 lb
  • Restrictions apply
  • For more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

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 rollaway/extra beds available

Pets allowed (no fees)


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Resort fee: USD 40.00 per accommodation, per night
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 4 and USD 20 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD TBD
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Resort St. John
  • Resort Westin
  • St. John Resort
  • St. John Westin
  • St. John Westin Resort
  • Westin Resort St. John
  • Westin St. John
  • Westin St. John Resort
  • Westin St. John Resort And Villas
  • Westin Cruz Bay
  • Westin St. John Resort & Villas Hotel Cruz Bay
  • The Westin St. John Resort Cruz Bay
  • Cruz Bay Westin
  • St John Westin

We should mention

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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