We love hearing from our guests to SolMates — it helps us to know what they like, what we could do better to make them comfortable, and they always share great tips for restaurants, shopping, or other fun activities. They also help us live a little vicariously — if we can’t be there, we’re glad […]
Author/Illustrator Raves about Her SolMates Vacation
J.C. Phillipps, author/illustrator of popular children’s books Wink: The Ninja Who Wanted to Be Noticed, The Simples Love a Picnic, and Monkey Ono, recently stayed at SolMates, and then wrote about her family’s excellent stay on St. Croix. See what they did that already has her family planning their return! Ninjawoman on “Vacation: St. Croix!” Ms. […]
St Croix’s Beauty Inspires Amazing Local Artists
St. Croix has no shortage of amazingly talented artists who are inspired by the incredible views, colors and culture of this beautiful island and its people. Having some white walls to decorate, we went shopping for some local art to hang at SolMates. Within a couple of hours, we had found several pieces that we […]
Beach Bars for Rainy Days on St. Croix
It doesn’t rain often in St. Croix – especially the East End where SolMates St. Croix is located – but when it does, it’s usually a welcome passing shower. Maybe a couple of days a year, we actually have a “rainy day.” From our perch on SolMates’ pool deck, the viewing of these storms can be […]
Sailing into the New Year
December in St. Croix — the island is green again, and holiday festivities are in full swing, especially after last weekend’s annual Boat Parade in Christiansted. We’ve just spent our last week in St. Croix for 2015 and the winter, as we prepared to welcome our first guests of the season to SolMates! It has been […]
New Day, Endless Ocean Views
Another beautiful day dawns on St. Croix! Vacation at SolMates St. Croix isn’t complete without a stop at Point Udall. It’s worth rising early to see the sunrise, but if you’re not an early riser, the views are amazing any time of day. Endless shades of blue ocean and sky can be seen looking to the south […]
2016 Snowpocolypse Predicted – Book Your Vacation Now!
While we hate to be the bearers of bad news, we are happy to offer a solution! The Old Farmer’s Almanac predicts a winter this year, much like last year’s Snowmageddon. Our solution: Book your winter vacation at Solmates today before dates are filled!