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Experience unparalleled island treasures at our luxury U.S. Virgin Islands resort.

As you gaze out at the blue horizon, dotted the gentle green hills of the neighboring islands, the soft sounds of steel pan drums tickle your ear. Reflexively, you relax and exhale, knowing you have landed in one unmistakably perfect destination, The Ritz-Carlton, St. Thomas, a luxury hotel able to seamlessly blend the unique culture of the Caribbean with penultimate luxury and refinement.

Bask in the generous spirit of the Caribbean from the moment you enter our terra-cotta tile roofed Grand Palazzo, a majestic open-air structure overlooking the expanse of beaches, waters, lush hills and picturesque resorts in the U.S. Virgin Islands.

Time simply disappears here at our 30-acre tropical estate, allowing you to be present in every moment and experience the sublime beauty of nature and unique pleasures of life.

Teeming with exotic marine life and a myriad of opportunities to dine, relax and explore, our St. Thomas Virgin Islands hotel features:

  • 180 well-appointed guest rooms, including 55 Club rooms, 19 suites, four Presidential suites, each with private balconies or terraces
  • The Ritz-Carlton Club Lounge, with a dedicated concierge and continuous food and beverage presentations throughout the day in a relaxed lounge environment.
  • Infinity-edge pool, traditional pool and Jacuzzi
  • Four distinctive oceanfront dining experiences: Bleuwater, Essenza, Coconut Cove and Sails.
  • Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors of the Environment
  • Over 10,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor meeting and function space, offering stunning views of Great Bay and St. John
  • Easy access to the magnificent Blue Flag-designated Great Bay beach and Coconut Cove beach
  • Comprehensive Aquatic Center featuring numerous non-motorized water activities
  • Day sails, sunset cruises and private charters aboard Lady Lynsey, our 53-foot luxury catamaran
  • The Ritz-Carlton Spa® featuring 11 luxurious treatment rooms and a seaside cabana

Passports for U.S. Citizens are not required for the U.S. Virgin Islands, but you must be prepared to show evidence of citizenship upon leaving (such as a birth certificate and photo ID). Passports are required for trips to the British Virgin Islands should you choose to visit while in the Caribbean.


  • 2016 Condé Nast Traveler, Top Resorts in the Caribbean: Readers’ Choice Award
  • 2016, 2017 U.S. News & World Report, Best Hotels in the Caribbean
  • 2016 USA TODAY, Best Caribbean Resorts: 10Best Readers’ Choice Award

Guest Room Features & Amenities

  • Private balcony or terrace with all our luxury resort guest rooms
  • 42-inch high-definition, LCD flat-panel television
  • High-speed Internet access
  • Nespresso machine with complimentary coffee
  • In-room safe
  • In-room dining available 6 a.m. to midnight
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry service
  • All rooms are non-smoking

Property Features & Amenities

  • 30-acre secluded luxury resort estate along Great Bay on the eastern tip of St. Thomas
  • 180 guest rooms and suites, each with a private balcony or terrace
  • Infinity-edge pool, traditional pool and Jacuzzi
  • Four oceanfront dining facilities featuring Caribbean, American, Italian and seafood inspired cuisine
  • Over 10,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor meeting and function space
  • The Ritz-Carlton Spa featuring 11 luxurious treatment rooms and a seaside cabana
  • The Ritz-Carlton Salon
  • Fitness Center, complete with a full array of fitness machines and equipment
  • Wellness classes, including yoga and Pilates
  • Two tennis courts with racquets and ball hoppers available
  • Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors of the Environment, eco adventures for children and adults
  • Aquatic Center featuring non-motorized water activities on property
  • 53-foot luxury catamaran, Lady Lynsey, available for day sails, sunset cruises and private charters
  • The Boutique and Signature Shop featuring logo apparel, a wide array of gift items and sundries

Business Services

  • Copy service
  • Secretarial service
  • Network/Internet printing
  • Overnight delivery/pickup
  • Post/parcel
  • Fax service
  • Translator

Resort Fee

Experience all our Virgin Islands resort has to offer with activities and services that are included in the resort fee.

The $78 USD resort fee per room per day includes the unlimited use of: 

  • Welcome drink upon arrival 
  • Bottled water in the room 
  • Enhanced High-Speed Internet Access
  • Valet parking
  • Snorkel equipment
  • Hobie cats
  • 24-hour fitness center
  • Windsurfers
  • Kayaks
  • Paddle boards
  • Use of tennis courts, including tennis rackets and balls 
  • Lobby Internet station 
  • Local calls
  • Shuttle service within the resort grounds 
  • Beach chair service (including lounge chair, padded mattress, unlimited towel service and sunscreen station) 

Also included with the resort fee:

  • One fitness class per day, including water aerobics, yoga, cardio blast and walk and tone
  • Weekly resort garden tours
  • 30-minute activities with Ambassadors of the Environment, daily

Cancellation Policy

In the event you are unable to keep your reservation, please cancel at least 14 days prior to arrival to avoid a cancellation charge.

  • Cancellation required at least 14 days prior to arrival
  • During certain peak holiday periods additional cancellation notice is required; please speak with a reservations agent for more information
  • Pricing and policies are subject to change without notice

Additional Policies

Check-in: 4 p.m.
Check-out: 11 a.m.

Early Arrivals and Late Departures
If your arrival is early in the day and you would like immediate access to your room, we recommend booking the room for the prior night. Similarly, for late departures, reserving an additional night will guarantee access to your guest room until you depart the hotel. If you choose not to reserve, we will be glad to store your bags and make our fitness facilities available for you to freshen up.

Our luxury resort does not accept pets; however, service animals are welcome.

Accommodations for Guests with Disabilities

We provide auxiliary aids and services and make reasonable modifications to our policies and procedures for our guests with disabilities upon request.


  • Main entrance
  • Registration desk
  • Accessible guest rooms have a 32 inch wide opening
  • Route to accessible guest rooms is accessible
  • Restaurants and lounges
  • Meeting spaces
  • Pool entrances
  • Spa entrance
  • Fitness center entrance
  • Pathway to registration desk
  • Service animals allowed for persons with disabilities


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