Arawak Bay: Inn at Salt River Named Small Business of the Year!

In recognition of our determination and success, the Virgin Islands Small Business Development Center has named Arawak Bay Inn at Salt River the 2014 St. Croix Small Business of the Year.  Arawak Bay Inn has also been awarded the Trip http://www.besttramadolonlinestore.com Advisor 2014 Certificate of Excellent for the second consecutive year. We are excited and […]

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Arawak Bay Hurricane Maria Update

To all prospective guests: We know you made your reservations prior to Hurricane Maria. While the hotel experienced very little damage and certainly not enough to prevent occupancy, at this stage we cannot assure you that electricity, phone lines, and cell phone service will be restored in time for your visit. No nearby restaurants are […]

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Track and Field Events

Track and Field Events

For several years Arawak Bay has been one of the sponsors and host for the Annual Labor Day 5k road race which starts and finishes at Arawak Bay. The Inn now hosts additional events of the Virgin Islands Pace Runners including the St Croix International Marathon, the annual http://laparkan.com/buy-sildenafil/ Virgin Islands half marathon and the […]

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Bird Watching

The north shore being one of the less developed parts of St. Croix, it is the perfect habitat for various species of birds.  A former and soon to be repeat guest, John Parke, to whom we owe a debt of gratitude, identified the various species listed below that he observed while sitting on the porch […]

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Scuba Diving in St Croix

Divers, traveling from around the world, consistently choose St Croix as their travel destination for scuba diving. The North Coast of St Croix provides numerous wall dives, not only advanced divers, but beginning divers can take advantage of also. Some walls, such as the East and West Wall at Salt River, start in only twenty […]

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Salt River Ecosystem

One of the must things to do while staying at Arawak Bay Inn is to explore the Salt River Bay. This is the only site in the Virgin Islands where Christopher Columbus actually came ashore, which he did on his second voyage in 1493. Salt River bay remains an ecological preserve, providing a sanctuary and […]

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Cruzan Rum Distillery

During the 17th and 18th centuries, St Croix grew rich during the sugar trade, and it’s appealing by product, rum.  Despite the demise of the the sugar cane industry, the Cruzan Rum Distillery survived.  Today, tours are available during the week, and a gift shop and tasting bar are sure to add to the Cruzan […]

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Fort Frederik Museum

Located in Frederiksted St Croix, Fort Frederik was built in 1760 and named in honor of the Danish monarch, Frederik V.  Although Fort Frederik is mall in size and garrison, Fort Frederik has played a huge role in influencing some pivotal events in Virgin Island history. Despite the official neutrality during the American Revolution, the […]

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Buck Island Reef

On the northeast side of St Croix in the US Virgin Islands, lies one of the finest marine gardens in the Caribbean Sea, Buck Island.  Just five miles from Christiansted, Buck Island Reef National Monument is one of the few fully protected marine areas in the National Park System.  Buck Island is surrounded by an […]

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Summer weather

Summer weather

For all those visiting the Virgin Islands, Wednesday, June 19, seemed like a time to be somewhere else. Thundershowers, lightening, heavy rainfall. But today is an absolutely beautiful day. The skies are blue, the sun is out and the breezes, those Caribbean trade winds are absolutely http://www.mindanews.com/buy-zovirax/ enjoyable. So, the point of this post is, […]

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Water sports near Arawak Bay

Water sports near Arawak Bay

Arawak Bay Inn is located on the tranquil north shore of St. Croix, in close proximity to the Columbus Landing site, and offers easy access the variety of water sports activities possible on St. Croix. About a ten minute drive from the Inn is the Cane Bay Dive Centre which offers nitrox diving, boat rides […]

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