THE RITZ-CARLTON, ST. THOMAS

6900 Great Bay, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands 00802 U.S.A.
Phone:  +1 (340) 775-3333   •  Map & Directions
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Recreation



Each year, thousands of discerning travelers flock to St. Thomas beach resorts and luxury hotels in search of the excitement and enjoyment that only our crystal, Caribbean waters can provide. From snorkeling and scuba diving, to sailing, paddle boating and swimming, St. Thomas’ tropical climate, warm, gentle waves and sun-filled days make it an ideal destination to explore the myriad pleasures offered by the ocean. 

As one of the finest luxury beach hotels, The Ritz-Carlton, St. Thomas offers an array of delightful opportunities for recreation:


Sailing on Lady Lynsey
 


Enjoy sailing throughout the Caribbean waters aboard the Lady Lynsey, the beach resort’s 53-foot luxury catamaran.
Scuba Diving
 


Join Dive St. John on guided scuba dives to explore the colorful waters of the Caribbean. Dives and snorkeling excursions depart daily from the resort's full PADI Dive Center.
Water Sports
 


  • Paddle boats
  • Kayaks
  • Hobie Cats
  • Windsurfers
  • Snorkel equipment
Island Hopping
 


  • Stay on one island, visit many 
  • Luxury power yachts and deep-sea fishing excursions 
  • Departures and returns directly from the hotel’s beach
Pool and Beach Amenities
 


  • Infinity-edge pool, serenity pool and Jacuzzi 
  • Access to the splendid beaches of Great Bay and Coconut Cove 
  • Cabana rentals 
  • Magic Milk Sand Art
Mahogany Run Golf Course
 


Designed by George and Tom Fazio, the Mahogany Run golf resort in St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands is the island's only 18-hole championship golf course, located a short drive from the hotel.
Children’s Programs 


  • Unique program for kids 
  • Kids play and learn fascinating tidbits about St. Thomas 
  • Daily from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 
  • Little ladies and gents ages 5 to 12 
  • Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors of the Environment
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Fitness and Wellness 


Revitalize your mind and body at the Fitness Center, where the scenic views and ocean breeze serve as a perfect complement to an energizing workout.

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Holiday Sails

Sunset Sail
December 21, 23, 28 & January 4 / 5 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Sail away on The Lady Lynsey for a spectacular Caribbean sunset sail. Watch for a rare “green flash” as the sun disappears into the ocean. Adults $95 / Kids $48 ages 4-12

Guided Half Day Snorkel with Naturalist
December 23 & 30, 2014 /
1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Sail to a scenic anchorage aboard Lady Lynsey and enjoy a guided snorkel with naturalists from Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors of the Environment. Allow the Naturalists to show you the fascinating world of the Caribbean reef.

Adults $130 / Kids $65 ages 4-12

St. John Dinner Sail
December 22, 29, 2014 and January 1, 2015 / 5 p.m. - 10 p.m.

The evening begins with appetizers and open bar as guests sail to St. John. Upon arrival, guests disembark and are escorted to the restaurant or other destination of their choice. After-dinner drinks and desserts are served under the stars during the relaxing sail back to The Ritz-Carlton. Dinner is not included in the price.

Adults $125 / Kids $63 (ages 4-12)

Jost Van Dyke Sail
December 24, 26, 31, 2014 and January 2, 2015 / 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

This full day adventure begins with a relaxing sail and continental breakfast, followed by a stop at a scenic anchorage where you can enjoy snorkeling, swimming and sunbathing. We then travel to beautiful White Bay for lunch and a visit to the Soggy Dollar Bar. Cookies and an open bar await you on your return sail. Passports are required.

Adults $160 / Kids $80 ages 4-12 / $30 Customs charge per person

Family Christmas Cove Snorkel
December 25, 2014 / 11 a.m. -
2 p.m.

Sail to Christmas Cove and slip into the water with a snorkel to admire the technicolor world beneath the surface. Enjoy snacks and cocktails following the snorkel.

Adults $110 / Kids $55 ages 4-12

Half Day Snorkel
December 21, 28, 2014 & January 1, 3, 4, 2015 / 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Sail to a quiet anchorage where you can see amazing reefs and aquatic life as you snorkel through the pristine Caribbean waters. Snacks and full bar on board are included in the price.

Adults $110 / Kids $55 ages 4-12

Wine Tasting Sunset Cruise
December 27 & 28, 2014 / 5 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Pirate Sail
December 29, 2014 / 1 p.m. -
3:30 p.m.

Ahoy, ye mateys! Sail the seven seas in search of buried treasure aboard The Lady Lynsey. The crew of pirates will lead an expedition to Christmas Cove. Once the booty is discovered, guests will enjoy snorkeling, snacks and cocktails.

Adults $115 / Kids $58 ages 4-12

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