The island of St. Thomas is split into 7 quarters.
The largest community within the east end is Red Hook while smaller communities include neighborhoods such as Benner, Nazareth, Nadir, Frydendal, and Smith Bay. Red Hook also offers expanded options for those looking to shop and enjoy island cuisine. One of the most visited tourist attractions on the island of St.Thomas, Coral World Marine Park & Underwater Observatory is also located within the east end quarter. The marine park takes you on interactive explorations of St. Thomas’s underwater sites and also affords you the opportunity to swim with dolphins!
The second largest subdistrict in the Virgin Islands, Estate Tutu has approximately 9,100 citizens and is marked as one of the most densely populated areas in St. Thomas. Here you can find the TuTu Park Mall, the first shopping mall to be opened in the Virgin Islands. Tillet Gardens Center for the Arts is also located in the Tutu district. Opened in 1959, this hub for local art galleries and studios boasts the largest collection of Virgin Island’s art under one roof.
The West End of St. Thomas is composed of neighborhoods such as Adelphi, John Oley, Sorgenfri, Fortuna, and Bonne Esperance to name a few. This area is described as having a lusher landscape and generally quieter than the rest of the island with an estimated population of 2.241 citizens. Site to many motion picture movies, Magen’s Bay is also located on the west end. It is known for its breathtaking views along the north coast, and is ideal for both swimming and snorkeling.
The South Side of St. Thomas is composed of neighborhoods such as Frenchman’s Bay, Bovoni, and Bolongo Bay.