Established in 1949, this family owned and operated beachfront, boutique hotel is located on the western end of the beautiful island of St. Croix in the United States Virgin Islands, and is a half mile south of the quaint town of Frederiksted. Cottages by the Sea is the perfect vacation getaway for those who are looking to completely unwind, relax and experience what a Caribbean vacation is supposed to be – all at a reasonable price. With 25 uniquely different cottages scattered across 2 areas of beachfront property, we offer several free amenities to our guests including bikes, kayaks and beach chairs. We would love for you to join our family in experiencing this caribbean vacation paradise. Most of our guests are repeat guests and we hope you will be too!
“Cottages By The Sea is my Happy Place”
Debbie B, Florida
"The most wonderful Place on earth. The location, The cottages, The staff.. ...Home away from Home!!! Paul and The staff make us feel so welcome and so special:-):-):-):-):-) ”
Birgitte W, Denmark
“Cozy cottages nestled on a seductive white sand beach surrounded by palatial palms and fabulous flowers where cares just evaporate into the tropical sunshine”
Joe S, Missouri
“ Calm, quiet, tranquil serenity by the sea….”
Lauren J, Texas
“ Home away from home. From the people we met to our private beach wedding, Cottages by the Sea is our new anniversary getaway."
Justin B, Texas
"Serene and magical with blue skies and water with the best view of the sunset".
Sandra G, Christiansted
“Always a place to remember, always a place to return to.”
Susanne C, Texas
“Low-stress, comfortable, and so welcoming. Just three out of one hundred reasons to return”
Kristin M, Nevada