Camping

Cinnamon Bay Resort & Campground

They offer tropical cottages, deluxe eco-tents, platform tent sites and bare sites. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are available at the Rain Tree Cafe on property, and souvenirs, clothing, other essentials and grab and go food items are available from the Cinnamon Bay Beach Shop. The watersports center is located on the beach at Cinnamon and offers equipment rentals to include snorkel gear, surf boards, stand-up paddle boards, kayaks, hobie cats and day sails.

For more information visit: www.cinnamonbayresort.com or call 1-669-999-8784.

 

Things to do:

Cinnamon Bay Nature Loop and Accessible BoardwalkCinnamon Bay Factory

Meander through the ruins of the historic Cinnamon Bay Sugar Plantation. Smell the scent of the leaves from the bay rum trees , which were once used to make the famous St John Bay Rum Cologne. The boardwalk and nature loop are located across the road from the entrance to the Cinnamon Bay Resort and Campground. The nature loop is an easy 0.5 mile hike.

Archaeology

Visit Cinnamon Bay Education Center and learn about the history of St. John. The Cinnamon Bay Education Centerarchaeological exhibits surround the laboratory within a preserved 17th century structure. The exhibits chronicle the island's heritage as uncovered in the archaeological record. Read about the 1733 slave revolt and the take-over of the islands, Post-Emancipation, maritime history and more. Learn more by talking with the archeologists while they work in the lab.

Beach Day

Cinnamon Bay offers a long gently sloping snow white beach to stick your toes in, or go for aCinnamon Bay Beach Photo by Dave Pinardi leisurely stroll. The crystal clear waters provide many delights for even a novice snorkeler. Turtles and fish of all sizes and colors can be seen here. Near the Cinnamon Bay Cay there is an underwater fish holding pen probably made by the Taino or their ancestors. There is even a submerged historic village and a sunken plane from 1940s to see. Spend a couple of hours trying to find them. You can find clues for where to look in the Cinnamon Bay Heritage Center and Archaeology Lab.

Last updated: November 8, 2016

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

1300 Cruz Bay Creek
St. John, VI 00830

Phone:

(340) 776-6201 x238
Headquarters/Visitor Center phone contact Information.

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