Founded in the 17th century and family-run for generations, St. Croix’s Buccaneer is the Caribbean’s and Virgin Islands’ longest running resort. Both historic and modern, the resort blends old world charm with warm hospitality, and amazing amenities with captivating activities, to provide you with a premier Caribbean destination. Between the resort and the beaches, there are dozens of fun activities to choose from – just don’t forget to save time for discovering the rest of St. Croix on your island tour!
There is so much to do at The Buccaneer and in St. Croix! You’ll have access to three of the island’s best beaches: Mermaid Beach, Grotto Beach and Whistle Beach. Soak up the sun from the golden shores, or wade into the water for a refreshing dip in the Caribbean! You can also take advantage of the resort’s complimentary use of ocean kayaks, snorkeling gear, floating mats, beach toys and games.
Back at the resort, you can enjoy two pools, opt for a competitive game of tetherball or beachside basketball, or even try a stand up paddleboarding class! If tennis is your game, meet the resort’s pro and hit the courts for some action! The premier golf course overlooks the stunning beaches, adding a tropical flair to this classic sport. And the Hideaway Spa will nourish your body, mind and soul, pampering you from head to toe. Take a morning stroll on a nature and history walk, or meander along the two-mile jogging trail. And you won’t want to miss out on the unique Buccaneer tradition of the running of the crabs!
Unwind each day in the comfort of your ocean view guestroom, designed to be an intimate retreat that reflects the timeless elegance of The Buccaneer. Conveniences include air conditioners, small refrigerators, safes, satellite television, DVD players and ceiling fans.
The island tour rounds out this fantastic Virgin Islands vacation with stops at some of St. Croix’s best highlights! You?ll tour the one and only Cruzan Rum Factory, home of the “Don’t Hurry” rum, which inspired the whole island to be slow and smooth! History will come alive as you walk among early 18th-century plantation buildings at the Estate Whim Museum, the only sugar plantation museum in the Virgin Islands. The Botanical Gardens’ 16 acres of beauty include the restored buildings and ruins of a 19th-century Danish plantation. You’ll also get to experience the only rainforest in the Virgin Islands, full of lush foliage and unbelievable wildlife. Before heading back to the resort, you’ll make a stop at the famous Mt. Pellier Domino Club, known for its beer-drinking pigs – non-alcoholic of course!