Friends’ Villas For The Park Auction Opens Today 

Press Release / Bidding on Friends of Virgin Islands National Park’s Villas For The Park Auction opens today and closes on Friday, November 25 at 3PM EST.  The auction catalogue features 43 hotels, villas, and cottages on St. John, St. Thomas, St. Croix, and Lovango offering an opportunity for both Virgin Islanders and those from further afield to take a break and enjoy downtime in the islands.  Created after the 2017 hurricanes when in person events weren’t possible, this important fundraiser is now in its 6th year.

“A huge thank you to all of the places who have generously donated stays,” says Tonia Lovejoy, Executive Director, Friends of Virgin Islands National Park.  “We are continually in awe of the generosity in our community and the willingness to step up and help protect and preserve the magic that is Virgin Islands National Park.”

The auction catalog features the following hotels, villas, and cottages: Banana Tree Villa, Bombalassy Villa, Cane Bay Sanctuary, Catch ’n Keep Cottage, Coral Caribe Villa, Cruz Bay Boutique Hotel, Dahlia Villa, Dream Come True, Fish Tales Cottage, Gaia’s Pearl, Garden By The Sea, Just Add Rum, Lime Time, Lovango Resort & Beach Club, Marketplace Suites, Mayan Sky Villa, Heritage Cottage, Mykonos Villa, On A Clear Day, Paradise Crest, Perelandra Villa, Rainbow Hideaway, Rebecca’s Fancy, Riley’s Retreat, Siempre Azul, Stonehouse, Sunset Ridge Villa, The Fred Boutique Resort & Spa, The Hills St. John, The Green Iguana Hotel, The Other World Villa, The Ritz-Carlton, Tre Scalini Villa, Tropical Blessings, Villa Adagio, Villa Bonita, Villa Circe, Villa Dal Mare, Villa Di Pace, Villa Madeline, Wharfside Village Hotel, and Windsong Villa.

To learn about the work that the Friends does and to register for Villas For The Park Auction, visit the website at