Favorite Caribbean Activities

Beaches – All beaches on St. Croix are public.  There are two beaches within walking/driving distance from Serendipity - Shoys Beach and the beach at the Buccaneer Resort.
Other Beaches of interest- Cane Bay Beach, Sand Castle Beach, Rainbow Beach, Carambola Hotel Beach to name a few.
Golf – There are several courses on the island- one at the Buccaneer Hotel on the east side of the island and the Carambola Hotel on the west side. There is also the Reef Golf Couse on the east end.
Tennis – There are tennis courts at the Tamarind Reef Hotel and the Buccaneer Hotel; please call for court reservations or lessons.
Running/Walking – We enjoy a morning walk from our villa around Shoys neighborhood or the paths around the Buccaneer Hotel.     
Shop and Dine -In Christiansted, just a 5 minute drive from the villa, and at many other locations around the island.
Sailing/Boating/Water activities
SCUBA/Snorkeling – Dive the “wall” of coral on the north shore. There are many spectacular dive sites around the island.
Buck Island Tours- Charter a Catamaran or power boat to Buck Island to enjoy the beaches and underwater coral gardens and snorkeling trail.
The Roseway- Take a sunset sail on the Schooner Roseway during the winter season. 
Lyric Sails- Enjoy sunset sails, full moon and stargazing sales from Frederiksted with live music and rum!
Salt River Bay- rent kayaks and explore where Columbus landed in 1493.
Fishing: Charter a boat for a day of deep sea or inshore light tackle fishing.  
Windsurfing: Try this new extreme sport with private lessons nearby. 
Jet Ski Rentals: Enjoy a thrilling open ocean ride.
Land Activities
Hiking - Walk down to Jacks and Isaacs beach on the East End or explore the baths on the North West part of the island.  Hike the many mountain trails.
Horseback Riding: Ride in the tropical rain forest or along the sandy beaches on the West End.
Rum and Beer tasting: Tour the famous Cruzan Rum Distillery,  Captain Morgan’s Rum Distillery or Leatherback Brewing.
Tropical Rain Forest – Drive through the lush northwest forest.  Horseback riding is available.  Stop by and see the pigs that drink beer.
Point Udall – Eastern-most point of the United States, with breathtaking views.
Music– find daily live entertainment at our local  restaurants. Enjoy Friday night Jazz in Fredericksted (third Friday) and Christiansted(the fourth Friday of the month).  Crucians love festivals, parades and celebrating at Jump Up. See Fire Dancers and mocko jumbies.
Theatre - Caribbean Community Theatre presents at least five shows a year including comedies, dramas and musicals.
Art – Visit more than a dozen galleries and shops that show works of local artists in Christiansted. 
Historic Sites
St. George Botanical Gardens – view native flora set among 19th century plantation ruins.
Whim Plantation Museum – tour a restored Great House, sugar mill and other plantation structures.
Fort Christiansvaern – tour the fort that has guarded Christiansted Harbor for hundreds of years.  
Frederiksted – visit this lovely town on the west end when a cruise ship is at dock and the fort, restaurants, stores and galleries are open.
Caravelle Hotel & Casino- slot machines and weekly entertainment in Christiansted
Divi Carina Bay Casino- Las Vegas-style gaming at the Casino on the South Shore.
Fitness & Wellness
Triathlon -  The St. Croix Ironman triathlon is held each year.
Coral Reef Swim - 1,2 and 5 mile open water swim sponsored by The Buccaneer Hotel in November.
Yoga -Classes offered at several locations.
Massage and Spa - services offered at The Buccaneer Hideaway Spa, Pampered VI in Christiansted, Tamarind Reef Spa or at our villa!