While You’re in St. John
Into the Mystic is located in Coral Bay, on the quieter side of St. John. The island is approximately 20 square miles in size and 2/3rds are made up of the Virgin Islands National Park.
When you arrive via ferry, you will be in Cruz Bay. This area of the island is home to several restaurants, bars and shops along with the National Park headquarters. There are a few grocery stores in Cruz Bay, Dolphin Market and Starfish Market are the largest. Cruz Bay is also home to the islands only two gas stations.
Coral Bay offers guests a more serene and peaceful stay but still has several restaurants, bars and shops. There is a Dolphin Market grocery store just down the hill from Into the Mystic.
The island has two main roads between Cruz Bay and Coral Bay, North Shore Road (route 20) and Centerline Road (Route 10).
Drive time between the two towns iabout 20-25 minutes on Centerline Road. The North Shore Road is the scenic longer route which takes you through the National Park and past all of the beaches.
The closest North Shore Beach is Maho Bay at 3.2 miles, next is Francis Bay at 4.2 miles and headed south is Salt Pond Bay, East is Haulover Bay.