The U.S. Virgin Islands Department of Tourism (DOT) created The USVI Times e-newsletter in June 2007 to help support our local tourism industry partners and keep you informed about DOT activities.

November 2015

St. Croix: Mount Victory Camp

The Mount Victory Camp Eco-Lodge is a unique Caribbean experience completely immersed in the natural beauty of St. Croix. Mount Victory Camp is St. Croix’s first eco-lodge since 2002, designed to capitalize on the island’s natural environment. The camp is a great base for hiking, mountain biking and horseback riding. Survival workshops are even offered by the property. For more information, visit:

St. John: Estate Zootenvaal

Estate Zootenvaal has been family-owned for over 40 years and is located in Coral Bay, overlooking the beautiful Hurricane Hole National Coral Reef Monument. Zootenvaal has four different cottages on-property that can house up to four guests each: Mangrove, Spinnaker, Sunrise, and Turtle Watch. Amenities include private bathrooms, kitchens, wifi access, patios at each house with Caribbean Sea views, and access to a private beach that is perfect for snorkeling.  For more information, visit:

St. Thomas: The Green Iguana Hotel

Located right in the heart of St. Thomas, The Green Iguana Hotel remains one of the island’s best kept secrets. Small, but centrally located, The Green Iguana offers resort-level quality coupled with affordability and easy access to St. Thomas’ many attractions. A quick stroll through picturesque streets takes guests to historic downtown Charlotte Amalie, filled with unique shops and cafes. The island’s airport and Magens Bay are also a short drive away. For more information, visit: