Waterfront near our st john hotel

Area Guide

With so many things to do in the Virgin Islands, you can easily fill your days with excitement and exploration. Let us help you find the coolest St. John and St. Thomas attractions.


Explore Caneel Bay and the Island of St. John

From historical attractions and beautiful parks to delightful beaches and out-of-this-world dining, St. John Island has it all. By staying at Sea Shore Allure, you can experience the seclusion of a getaway resort while remaining minutes from all the exciting and fun things to do on the island. We are close to downtown Cruz Bay, and there are several local eating establishments with walking distance from our front door. Let our attentive concierge know what kind of adventure you seek and they’ll be happy to point you in the right direction.

Island Full of History

Immerse yourself in the island culture and you might never want to leave! Once you’re soaked up some sun on our beautiful beaches and had your fill of local cuisine, take some time to explore the historical side of the island. There are several ruins on the island, such as the Annaberg Sugar Plantation Ruins at the Virgin Island National Park and the Peace Hill Ruins and Petroglyphs of Reef Bay Trail. You can also learn more about the island’s history at the Elaine Ione Sprauve Library and Museum, where you can peruse photographs, documents, and other artifacts from the island’s past.

Shopping & Dining in St. John

Discover a world of fine dining and duty-free shopping during your stay. Our beachfront resort is located near a number of local shopping districts offering popular shops and trendy boutiques, where you can find everything from clothing and accessories to home decor and souvenirs of your trip.

You'll also find a selection of fabulous restaurants nearby, from French and Italian cuisine to Caribbean favorites and fresh, local seafood. No matter what you're in the mood for, there's something to satisfy every craving here on St. John.

Dining Destinations:

  • Asolare
  • Zozo's Ristorante
  • Rhumb Lines
  • Sweet Plantains Restaurant & Rum Bar
  • The Fish Trap
  • The Lime Inn
  • Woody's Seafood Saloon
  • Waterfront Bistro
  • Banana Deck
  • La Tapa
  • Morgans Mango
  • Sogo's
  • Iguana Grill
  • Ocean Grill
  • Fatty Crab

Shopping for Souvenirs?

  • Mongoose Junction
  • Wharfside Village
  • Coral Bay