Island Abodes Blog

Introducing Salty Daze Charters USVI

Posted by Brittany on March 22, 2019

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Salty Daze Charters USVI- Veteran owned and St. John’s newest Charter boat experience!   Offering Full and Half Day customizable cruising charters around the USVI and BVI. Salty Daze USVI is a family run, Veteran owned business with 30 years of roots on St. John. Kate (our booking concierge) first came to the islands in 1993, while her uncle managed Cinnamon Bay campgrounds. Her whole family fell in love, bought their residence and they have

8 Tuff Miles

Posted by Island Abodes LLC on March 21, 2019

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The last Saturday in February might be the busiest time on St John! Why? Because every year, more than 1,000 runners come to the island to participate in 8 Tuff Miles. They race from the Virgin Islands National Park Visitors Center in Cruz Bay to the Coral Bay ballpark. The Island Abodes team has run (well really walked) this race several times and it is always a blast! Organizations have water stations throughout the 8

St. John Carnival

Posted by Island Abodes LLC on March 21, 2019

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Category: Festival, Information
Have you ever experienced St John Carnival? It is a must for anyone who loves the island and the Caribbean! Modern Carnival celebrations in the Caribbean, including the U.S. Virgin Islands, are the result of centuries of cultural interactions and exchanges. For several hundred years, various festival traditions were introduced, interpreted, and reinvented by the people of the Caribbean. On the island of St. John, the celebration is called the St. John Festival. The Carnival

Why do we ask for your flight information?

Posted by Island Abodes LLC on March 21, 2019

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Category: Information
Ever wonder why we ask for your flight information? Well, we do it to help us help you get the maximum enjoyment from your stay with us. If you have an early flight arrival, we schedule your suite to be cleaned first. Our housekeeping team works with other companies, but the sooner we know your arrival information, we can plan ahead and schedule housekeeping accordingly. We try to make sure you can check in as

On the Market: Highly Successful 2-Unit Vacation Rental in Chocolate Hole, St. John USVI

Posted by Brittany on March 19, 2019

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It is bitter sweet, but we are excited to let you know that our Chocolate Hole Property (Down Yonder Pool Villa and Garden Suite) is for sale. Since purchasing it in 2012, we have lived in the home more than its been a short term rental. But recently we’ve used the property as a highly successful 2-unit vacation home. Renting both units to vacation guests has allowed us to purchase and renovate our Sunset Serenade