Snorkeling in St. Croix

Smugglers Cove in St. Croix

Embark on a scenic journey from the Grapetree Bay Hotel to the
secluded shores of Jack’s Bay, a hidden gem awaiting your discovery.

Grapetree Bay Hotel - Snorkeling Adventures

Snorkeling at Smugglers Cove

Smuggler’s Cove in St. Croix is a secluded slice of paradise, offering a tranquil snorkeling experience away from the more frequented tourist spots. This hidden cove, with its sheltered waters and abundant marine life, is like stepping into a private underwater sanctuary. The cove’s clear, calm waters are perfect for snorkelers of all levels, revealing a rich tapestry of sea life. As you drift over the vibrant coral reefs, you’ll be enchanted by the variety of fish, from tiny, iridescent species darting among the corals to larger, majestic creatures that cruise the deeper waters. The intimate setting of Smuggler’s Cove allows for a serene communion with the ocean’s wonders, where each snorkel feels like a personal discovery of the aquatic world.

The charm of Smuggler’s Cove extends beyond its waters. The beach, with its powdery white sand, is fringed by lush tropical vegetation, offering a picturesque and peaceful retreat. The cove’s relatively remote location means it remains uncrowded, providing a sense of solitude and escapism. It’s an idyllic spot for those seeking to unwind in nature’s embrace, whether lounging on the beach with a good book, enjoying a quiet picnic, or simply soaking in the sun and sea air. Snorkeling in Smuggler’s Cove is not just an activity; it’s an experience in reconnecting with nature, offering a serene and untouched corner of St. Croix to explore and cherish.

Snorkeling Guide
Snorkeling Information:
  • Getting Here: 3-4 Min. Drive From Hotel