Welcome to the Island of St. John!
Nestled in a beautiful national park that makes up two-thirds of the island, St. John is an amazing get-away for weddings. Quiet, small and secluded, this island enjoys 85 degree year-round temperatures. St. John is unspoiled beauty which makes it a paradise for wedding couples and honeymooners who wish to celebrate their love in a romantic retreat. The island is about nine miles long with hiking trails, hidden coves, tourist-friendly beaches and pristine waters.
Caneel Bay Resort – St. John
170 lush acres enhancing seven breathtaking beaches. Caneel Bay Resort offers a spectacular wedding destination. From Turtle Bay – Honeymoon Beach, this luxury resort offers the perfect backdrop for weddings and vow renewals. 166 exquisite accommodations decorated in Caribbean stone and hand-crafted furniture. The site location for your ceremony would typically be Turtle Bay Point with its views across the sparkling waters of the Pillsbury Sound to distant Jost Van Dyke.
The Westin Resort – St. John
A tropical hide-away resort encompassing 47 acres where crystal blue waters make this venue the perfect year-round wedding destination in the world. Beautiful indoor spaces and outdoor sites, we custom-design your perfect Caribbean destination wedding for you. Private beaches, a charming Garden Gazebo area are just steps from the water’s edge. A 3,500-square-foot grand ballroom is ideal for dinner and dancing for up to 200 guests. Smaller functions of intimate rehearsal dinners and day-after brunches are home amidst the resort’s joyful and relaxing atmosphere.
Villa Amorosa – St. John
This perfect luxury Caribbean vacation villa is surrounded by St. John’s National Park. The fabulous north shore beaches of Peter Bay, Trunk Bay, Cinnamon Bay and Hawksnest moments away. The design of Amorosa captures the old world splendor of an Italian villa with all the modern conveniences. The 14′ waterfall between two ponds sits beneath the upper terrace spa and surrounds the outdoor bar and barbeque. The infinity pool is surrounded by sun terrace and veranda. This 8,000 sq.foot villa houses four bedrooms/five baths with central a/c in all rooms. Stunning venue for destination weddings.
Beaches of St. John – Hawksnest, Trunk Bay, Cinnamon Bay
Cinnamon Bay issurrounded by majestic bays, beaches, and tropical forests of the U.S. Virgin Islands National Park. Hawksnest Beach is a beautiful and almost forgotten stretch of white sandy beach. Trunk Bay is St. John’s most famous and photographed beach! These three beaches are truly pristine and make for gorgeous beach weddings.
Churches of St. John – Nazareth Lutheran Church, Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic Mission and St. Ursula’s Episcopal Church
Annaberg Sugar Mill Ruins Plantation – St. John
Annaberg Sugar Mill Ruins is a lovely backdrop for tropical destination weddings. Located within the US National Park on St. John’s North Shore, this plantation was built in the 1700’s and once produced sugar, molasses, and rum. The ruins are in excellent condition for weddings inside the stone structures, surrounded by the history of St. John. Annaberg Ruins is located on a small hill with breathtaking overlooks of the British Virgin Islands.