Check in with http://usviupdates.com/ to stay informed with regards to the status of open hotels, villas and guesthouses in the refurbishment period post hurricanes Irma and Maria.

Properties ready to open in 2017 include: Lindberg Bay Hotel and Villas, Mafolie Hotel, Island View Guesthouse, Windward Passage Hotel, Gallows Point Resort and St. Croix accommodations.

Properties projected to open in 2018 include: Emerald Beach Resort (Jan.), Marriott Frenchman’s Cove (Feb.), Margaritaville Vacation Club, Wyndham (Feb.), The Ritz-Carlton Club, St. Thomas (Feb.), Bolongo Bay Beach Resort (June), The Ritz-Carlton, St. Thomas (Oct.) and The Westin St. John Resort and Villas (Oct.).

Properties projected to be closed until 2019 include: Elysian Beach Resort (early 2019), Bluebeard’s Beach Club (early 2019), Frenchman’s Reef and Morning Star Marriott Beach Resort, Sugar Bay Resort and Spa, Caneel Bay Resort and Flamboyan on the Bay Resort and Villas.