John Foster Real Estate
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phone 340-776-5000 & 340-775-9000
fax 340-775-3301

FEATURED PROPERTY

  • LIVE YOUR DREAMS IN SECRET HARBOUR!!

    1 112 Secret Harbour Beach ,
    St. Thomas, 00802
    Price: $585,000
  • Windswept Viilas Condominium, Water Island.

    Lot 20 Windswept Villas Condominium ,
    Water Island, 00802
    Price: $1,250,000
  • PARADISE LIVING AT ITS BEST!

    8-5 Peterborg,
    St. Thomas, 00802
    Price: $1,990,000
  • Stunning waterfront 7 bedroom villa

    14-5 Peterborg,
    St. Thomas, 00802
    Price: $2,299,000
  • ''BANANA'' showcases a unique style of blending ethnic designs.

    10-17 Peterborg,
    St. Thomas, 00802
    Price: $2,850,000
  • St. Croix

    Attractions

     

     

     

    • Cruzan Rum Distillery: The production of rum has been a part of St. Croix history since colonial times. Today, it continues to thrive at the Cruzan Rum Factory. Tour the facilities, including the Great House and old sugar mill, and taste why Cruzan Rum is one of the world’s most honored rums. Phone: 340-692-2280 / www.CruzanRum.com


    • Apothecary Hall Museum: Located in downtown Christiansted, this 19th century pharmacy was established by a Danish pharmacist around 1816 to prepare medicines for the Danish military garrison in Christiansted. www.stcroixlandmarks.com


    • Buddhoe Park: On July 3, 1848, "General Buddhoe" Gottleib rallied more than 6,000 armed slaves at this park to demand freedom. As a result, Governor Peter von Scholten proclaimed the emancipation of the slaves on this day. Located next to Fort Frederik Museum in Frederiksted, the park contains a bronze bust of the renowned slave rebellion leader.


    • Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts: Located in Frederiksted, the Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts serves and promotes the artists and art of the Caribbean. The center offers opportunities for learning, introspection, and connection with the cultures of the Caribbean. Phone: 340-772-2622 / www.cmcarts.org


    • Lawaetz Family Museum: Northeast of Frederiksted is an 18th century estate house showcasing the antique furnishings and lush fertile gardens of the prominent Danish-Crucian Lawaetz Family.www.stcroixlandmarks.com


    • St. Croix East End Marine Park: The St. Croix East End Marine Park (STXEEMP) is comprised of reefs, mangrove forests, sea grass beds and nesting sites for endangered sea turtles. STXEEMP aims to preserve marine life in St. Croix and to educate the general public. Park Rangers give free Interpretive Tours of different natural history and cultural aspects of the park. www.stxeastendmarinepark.org


    • St. Croix Heritage Trail: St. Croix’s heritage trail traverses the entire island of St. Croix highlighting special sites, historical buildings, churches, flora and fauna and more. The trail is one of 50 Millennium Legacy Trails recognized by the White House Millennium Council. The St. Croix Landmarks Society provides the map at no cost. www.heritagetrails.stcroixlandmarks.org

     

     

    Entertainment

     

     

    • Carambola Beach Resort

      Pirates Buffet

      Location: Frederiksted

      Date: Fridays 7:00 to 9:00pm

      Toll Free: 800-338-3843

      Phone: 340-778-3800

      www.carambolabeach.com

    • Jump Up

      This a party that takes places in the streets of Christiansted four times a year November, February, April and July. It’s a Carnival-like evening with steel bands, live music on every corner, dancing, local arts and crafts, and island food.

      Location: Christiansted

      Date: Tuesdays, 7 to 10pm

      Phone: 340-713-8012

    • Divi Carina Bay Casino

      Location: Christiansted

      Date: Sunday-Thursday, Noon to 4am

      Open Noon Friday until 6am Sunday

      Toll Free: 877-773-9700

      Phone: 340-773-9700

      www.divicarina.com

    • St. Croix Food and Wine Experience

      Annual food and wine event held each April. The event is recognized as the pre-eminent food and wine event in the Caribbean and was named one of the Ten Best International Food and Wine Festivals by Forbes Travel.

      Phone: 340-773-9898

      www.stcroixfoodandwine.com

    • The Buccaneer Terrace Lounge

      Saturdays, 8 to 11 p.m.

      Toll Free: 800-255-3881

      Phone: 340-712-2100

      Email: concierge@thebuccaneer.com

      www.thebuccaneer.com

     

     

    Hotels and Resorts

     

     



    • Divi Carina Bay Beach Resort

      Toll Free: 877-773-9700

      Phone: 340-773-9700

      www.divicarina.com


     

     

    Important Phone Numbers

     

     

    • Emergency-------------------------------------------- 911
    • Directory Assistance: --------------------------------- 913
    • Fire Department: ------------------------------------- 340-773-8050
    • Gov Juan F Luis Hospital: ---------------- 340-778-6659
    • Police Department (connecting all departments)------- 340-772-2171


    Utility Companies:

    • Telephone/Cable: ----------------------------------- 340-779-9999
    • Water & Power Authority:-------------------------- 340-773-2250

     

     

    Local Vendors

     

     

     

    • Air Conditioning
        • Caribbean Cooling: 340-773-2126
        • Airs "R" Us: 340-778-2477

    •    Animal Shelter
        • Animal Welfare Center: 340-778-1650


    •     Carpeting
        • ABC Sales & Services Inc.  340-774-1073
        • #1 Steam Carpet & Upholstery Care: 340-776-5572


    •      Catering
        • Modern Saute:  340-776-3287
        • Roy's Catering: 340-773-5078


    •     Construction
        • Benton Construction Company Inc. 340-773-7222

    •   Electricians
        • Delta Electric & Construction Co., Inc. 340-773-9525
        •  NR Electric: 340-777-3351 / www.nrelectric.com


    •   Florist
        • Agnes Floral N Balloon Design: 340-773-6200
        • Flower Box The Caravelle Arcade: 340-773-6095
        • James Family Florist: 340-718-8663


    •    Movers
        • The Viking Corporation: 340-773-2105
        • Bob Lynch Trucking & Shipping: 340-778-1813


    •       Pest Control
        • American Pest Control: 340-332-3492
        • Oliver Exterminating: 340-773-1630


    •       Plumbers
        • Go Green/OTL Mechanical: 340-778-3156
        • Rupert Davis Plumbing: 340-773-6503


    •         Security System
        • ADT Security Systems: 340-774-3355
        • Centurion Security Systems: 340-775-4175
        • Guardian Protection Systems: 340-715-9537


    •        Veterinarian
        • Cruz Bay Canines Cats & Critters: 340-693-7780
        • Island Animal Clinic: 340-718-3106


     

     

    Restaurant Guide

     

     

     

    Angry Nates Boathouse & Seafood Emporium

    340-692-6283

    www.AngryNates.com

    Coconuts on the Beach

    340-719-6060

    www.CoconutsOnTheBeach-STX.com

    The Cultured Pelican

    340-773-3333

    www.culturedpelican.com

    The Flamboyant Lounge

    340-778-3800

     

    Beach Side Café

    340-772-1266

    www.sandcastleonthebeach.com

    eat @ Cane Bay

    340-718-0360

    www.eatatcanebay.com

    Fort Christian Brew Pub

    340-713-9820

    www.FortChristianBrewPub.com

    Sun Set Grill Sprat Hall Beach Restaurant

    340-772-5855

     

    China Jade Restaurant

    340-778-1996

     

     

     

    Schools

    Public and private education is available on St. Croix. The University of the Virgin Islands has a campus on St. Croix that offers associates, bachelors and masters programs.

    Note: Click on the school's name, if underlined, to visit their website.

     

     

    Public Elementary Schools on St. Croix

     

    Name of School

    Number

    Grades

    Alexander Henderson

    340.772.1330

    K-6

    Claude O. Markoe

    340.772.4510

    K-6

    Eulalie Rivera

    340.692.2121

    K-6

    Juanita Gardine

    340.773.0050

    K-6

    Lew Muckle

    340.778.5286

    K-6

    Pearle B. Larsen

    340.692-9336

    K-6

    Ricardo Richards

    340.778.0612

    K-6

    Charles H. Emanuel

    340.778.0511

    K-6

    Alfredo Andrews

    340.778.6996

    K-6

     

     

    Public Junior High Schools on St. Croix

     

    Name of School

    Number

    Grades

    Arthur A. Richards

    340.772.1500

    7-8

    Elena L. Christian

    340.773.4445

    7-8

    John H. Woodson

    340.778.2710

    7-8

     

     

    Public High Schools on St. Croix

     

    Name of School

    Number

    Grades

    St. Croix Central High

    340.778.6847

    9-12

    St. Croix Educational Complex

    340.778.2036

    9-12

    St. Croix Educational Complex Vocational School

    340.778.2216

    10-12

     

     

    Private Schools on St. Croix

     

     

    Name of School

    Number

    Grades

    Country Day School

    340.778.1974

    PreK-12

    Good Hope School

    340.772.0022

    PreK-12

    The Manor School

    340.773.1448

    K-12

    Rattan Montessori School

    340.773.8600

    PreK

    AZ Academy

    340.773.7909

    PreK-12

     

     

    Parochial Schools on St. Croix

     

    Name of School

    Number

    Grades

    St. Mary’s Catholic School

    340.773.0117

    K-8

    St. Patrick’s School

    340.772.5052

    PreK-8

    School of the Good Shepherd

    340.772.2280

    K-8

    Seventh Day Adventist School

    340.773.6350

    PreK-12

    Glen Christian Academy

    340.778.1932

    PreK-12

    Glen Christian Academy

    340.778.1932

    PreK-12

    Nazarene Christian School

    340.773.0042

    PreK-8

    St. Joseph's High School

    340.692.2455

    9-12

    Free Will Baptist School

    340.773.3179

    PreK-12

    Caribbean Community School

    340.772.3284

    K-12

    Kings Hill School

    340.778.6564

    -

    West Indies Heritage Institute

    340.773.7221

    7-12

    Reading Rainbow School

    340.779.3356

    PreK-6

    Sunny Isle Baptist Christian School

    340.773.4406

    PreK-6

     

    University Campus on St. Croix

    .

    Name of University

    Number

    University of the Virgin Islands

    340.778-1620

     

     

     

    Shopping

     

    The United States Virgin Islands have the best duty free

    shopping in the Caribbean!!!!!

     

    If you love to shop, you’ll find it hard to resist the best duty-free shopping in the Caribbean. With an allowance of $1,600, double that of other islands, U.S. residents can enjoy the shopping experience. You may send gifts to friends and relatives (excluding tobacco and alcohol), but no more than one package per day to the same address — up to $100 in value. These items need not be declared.

    In St. Croix’s historic towns of Christiansted and Frederiksted, unique shopping opportunities abound. The Christiansted Boardwalk, Company Street, Kings Alley Walk, Caravelle Arcade and the PanAm Pavilion all provide shopping opportunities in Christiansted. Take a stroll on Frederiksted’s Strand Street for great shop