Sugar Bay Resort & Spa

Address: 6500 Estate Smith Bay, East End, St. Thomas, 00802-1350, Virgin Islands US | 4 star resort
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This 4 star resort, located on 6500 Estate Smith Bay, East End, is near Coral World Ocean Park, Sail with Captain Max, Water Island, and Treazzure Sailing Charters.
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          • Restaurant
          • Beach
          • Swimming pool
          • Fitness/Health center
          • Bar/lounge


          • Free High-Speed Internet
          • Wheelchair accessibility
          • Free parking


          • Suites


          • Continental Breakfast
          • Business Services
          • Kids activities or Babysitting

          TravelPod Member ReviewsSugar Bay Resort & Spa East End

          Reviewed by hilsommer

          Just okay but good price

          Reviewed Mar 11, 2011
          by (4 reviews) Hartville, Missouri , United States Flag of United States

          Frankly, we were not expecting a lush, upscale beach resort so when we did not get a lush, upscale beach resort we did not mind. We were there for two nights and spent the day in between on St. John, so for the price and a clean place to sleep and shower, it was a good deal. (We paid less than $150/night and opted out of the all-inclusive package.)

          The lobby is lovely but the rooms could use a refurbishment. The pool area is also nice but was marred in the early evening by loud karaoke, making the place really feel like college spring break. (7 p.m. is a little early for party karaoke.) The food was okay, although to be fair we only had one dinner (delicious jerk pork, okay sides) and one breakfast buffet (fine). Service could use a boost, with the exception of the bartender in the casino area and Sam at breakfast -- they were both absolutely delightful. Bell services and the front desk, however, were pretty dismal. Not at all friendly and at times downright rude.

          If we'd been here for a longer stay, we would have been disappointed. For the price we paid compared to other resorts on St. Thomas and our low expectations, however, it was just fne. Would we stay here again? Not for a long stay but certainly for a couple of nights.

          Access to Red Hook was very easy and we enjoyed that area. (We picked this end of the island since we had to take a ferry from Red Hook following our stay.)

          This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

          TripAdvisor Reviews Sugar Bay Resort & Spa East End

          3.50 of 5 stars Very Good

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