Frequently Asked Questions

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Water Island is the fourth and newest Virgin Island. At a little less than 500 acres, Water Island is a slice of America's Paradise. Quiet, tranquil beauty awaits you. One of the loveliest locations on Water Island is Providence Point, a private peninsula surrounded by the blue sea. The only residence on the Point is the Waterfront Cottage and Apartments property. Staying at the Cottage is a magnificent island retreat. So come join us for a fantastic vacation. We know you may have many questions about our little island, below you will find answers to some of them. For more information about Water Island and the Waterfront Cottage e-mail Alex Randall and he will be more than happy to assist you.

These airlines offer direct flights to St. Thomas: American Airlines, Delta, Continental Airlines and U.S. Airways. There are many airlines flying to St. Thomas from San Juan Puerto Rico so you can fly to Puerto Rico and make a connection there to St. Thomas.

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Aerial view of Providence Point

Honeymoon beach

Giant Chess Board

Photo Shoot

Photo Shoot

Useful Links and Information

Scuba Diving: Visit Blue Island Divers in Crown Bay Marina, they can take you on dive tours and teach you diving for PADI certification.  Blue Island Divers

Fishing Charters: The Virgin Islands are world famous for fishing so why not spend a day or half day fishing? Visit Peanut Gallery Fishing Charters.

Real Estate: If you are interested in owning property on Water Island contact Chuck Gidley through his website Water Island Properties.

USVI Vacation Travel Agent: If you want the best prices of airfares to and from the VI, we recommend Beverly Clarke at  Discount Travel or call 1-340-777-8273. Do not call her to book our cottages, only for airfares.

Virgin Islands Information and Guides: Visit Virgin Islands Now a complete guide to the Virgin Islands; includes guides to beaches, accommodations, shopping, activities, events and more. Ask questions and get answers and advice about the Virgin Islands and Water Island on the Virgin Islands Travel Forum.

Water Island Guides: Visit the Water Island Guide for ferry schedule, beach pictures, dining, history and more. Also visit Water Island Info.

Virgin Islands Shopping: Shop for great Virgin Islands items like calendars, guide books, dvds, rum cakes, art work and more at

Weddings and Vow Renewal: Get married on Water Island for a private and fantastic island wedding. Visit Providence Point Weddings for more information.

Photographer: Want to have family pictures taken while on vacation, perhaps wedding or anniversary pictures, try Paradise Pictures for wonderful photos and service.

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