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Recent Chocolate Hole reviews

  • Best Sunsets in the World!

    "Blue Agave Villa has the best sunsets in the world...and we have been to all continents (except Antarctica). The villa has a great location, is convenient to Cruz Bay, and had everything that we needed. The pool is a nice size and has a great 180 degree sea view. We enjoyed watching the sailboats come and go in the bays below. We grilled every night. We enjoyed our view so much that we saw no need to go to restaurants for dinner. The bedrooms are large and comfortable with big bathrooms. The huge outside deck was what we enjoyed the most. The kitchen is updated with stainless appliances and even had a blender for rum drinks! We have already reserved our vacation at Blue Agave for next year. Nancy who is the villa manager was so helpful."
    Guest: Debra and Ted L. Date of Stay: December 2014 Review Submitted: December 14, 2014
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  • Perfect St. John Rental!

    "I can't say enough about DCT to adequately describe our stay there. We had a fantastic time using this great villa as our "home base." We loved the location because not only were we within easy driving distance to shops, grocery stores and restaurants, but we were right on a fairly private beach (hard to find in St. John). The management company was very easy to work with and they answered all my questions promptly and thoroughly. They also provided "greeters" to meet us at the ferry dock, with our Jeep rental, to ensure we made it to the house with no problems. They even provided beach chairs and coolers to take with us to the other beaches (no beach umbrella could be found but hopefully next time). The home comes with washer/dryer, full kitchen (one with a beautiful view of the water just outside), in-room safes, outside showers (loved those), a gas grill, pool and hot tub. The only things I would mention is that you take note that all the bedrooms are accessed from the outside (something to consider if you have small children) and the beach is a rock beach not a sandy beach (but was great for snorkeling if you watch out for the sea urchins). All in all, I wouldn't hesitate to recomend Dreams Come True to anyone looking for a St. John villa rental, especially if they are looking for one on the water and close to Cruz Bay. The amenities are great, the view is fantastic and the value can't be beat."
    Guest: brandiebb Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: August 24, 2014
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  • Fantastic!

    "This was a fun place to stay. We already miss the sounds of the ocean at our front door! Jennifer and Craig were the best in taking care of our needs during our stay. Thanks Candy for letting us rent your wonderful home! We would stay here again!!!!"
    Guest: Cindy Date of Stay: October 2014 Review Submitted: November 10, 2014
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  • Everything we dreamed of and more!!!!

    "From the moment we first arrived on the island, we instantly fell in love with St. John and everything it had to offer. Sinbad was great at meeting us at the barge dock and giving us a brief tour of the island and all the local hot spots. When we arrived at Meritage Cottage, we instantly fell in love all over again! The cottage was exactly as pictured on the website. We had our own private deck with breathtaking views of the mountains, ocean, tropical trees and amazing sunsets! We loved relaxing in the hot tub and watching the iguanas during the day and the frogs at night. The cottage is located in a nice part of the island. Renting a Jeep is a must for navigating the island. Our favorite beaches were Hawksnest and Water lemon Cay, especially for snorkeling. Such a variety of coral, fish, sting rays, turtles and more!!! We will definitely return to St.John and Meritage Cottage and are even considering for a destination wedding. St.John immediately captured our hearts... Whether you are looking for a remote, romantic getaway or an adventure, you will not be disappointed!!!"
    Guest: Megan M. Date of Stay: October 2014 Review Submitted: October 28, 2014
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Chocolate Hole Travel Tips

Seasons to Visit Chocolate Hole Vacation Rentals

Chocolate Hole is a small community on the island of St. John in the U.S. Virgin Islands. Its Caribbean location results in a year-round warm tropical climate. Temperatures average 70 to 80 degrees Fahrenheit through most of the year, climbing to the mid-90s in the warmer summer months. Technically, the summer season is from June to October and the winter goes from December to April but there really isn’t much seasonal difference. Some people prefer to visit during the milder winter months as it allows them an opportunity to escape from the freezing northern hemisphere weather. Rain showers occur throughout the year and generally are a welcome relief from the heat. The showers tend to be short lived and occur during the late afternoon or evening. Occasionally, you may wake in the morning to the sound of rain and by the time you are up for breakfast, the skies will have clear. The only downside of St. John’s climate is that it is subject to seasonal hurricanes which occur occasionally in the late summer and fall months. Most often, they occur during August and September but they have been known to develop as early as June or sweep through in October.

Attractions near Chocolate Hole Resort Rentals

St. John is unique in that two-thirds of the island is protected National Park. This has allowed the island to retain its natural charm and assets, and avoid commercialization that is so common in the Caribbean. The Reef Bay Trail is a winding hiking trail on St. John where you can explore the island and is a must for nature lovers. Take along your binoculars and camera so that you can capture your sightings of the birds and wildlife along the trail. You can also join up a guided tour of the National Park which is both informative and a wonderful nature experience.

The Virgin Islands are known for their magnificent coral reefs, wrecks and scuba diving attractions. A number of dive schools on St. John have daily diving charters to the various dive sites. If you’d like to upgrade your dive qualification while on holiday, you can join a specialty wreck, deep or night dive course. If you don’t want to spend all your time under the water, join a cruise that takes you snorkeling instead. Many of the reefs are quite shallow so you can still have a wonderful interactive experience with the marine life without having to rig up all your scuba gear. You can also join a unique snuba diving excursion where you don’t need any certification.

Sailing is another popular pastime on St. John. Cruises and yacht charters can be arranged at one of the harbors and this is a wonderful way to explore the Virgin Islands. If you’d prefer to stick closer to the coast, join up with a sea kayak excursion and follow the coastline to secluded cloves and beaches. Deep sea and sport fishing charters can take you out to the deep waters to catch game fish.

Secluded Luxury at Chocolate Hole Villas

The Virgin Islands are a slice of paradise, particularly the island of St John. Chocolate Hole is a small community where the landscape and luxurious villa lifestyle are almost as decedent as its name. Choose from spacious eco lodges set on the hillside overlooking the bay or quaint beachfront cottages set just off the beach. The furnishings are stylish and no expense has been spared in equipping the vacation homes with every modern convenience.

Visitors to USVI St. John Vacation Rentals

Chocolate Hole attracts visitors who enjoy the pristine beauty of St. John but still want some luxurious accommodations during their stay. People who love the island life and enjoy a wide variety of water sports will feel right at home on St. John.

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