What's Near The Crystal Palace

Nearby Beaches

Magens Bay

People vacationing in this section of St. Thomas almost always enjoy a day at one of the beautiful and relaxing beaches. Here, you shouldn't be too far from nearby beaches.

Each of the places adorning the coast of St. Thomas are appreciated for different reasons; these variations can have an effect on how enjoyable your visit is. Every one of the options near The Crystal Palace (listed in the following table), has features worth noting. Click on the names below to learn more:

Beaches Near Crystal Palace
Beach Distance Direction Location
Magens Bay 1.6 NNE 1.7 mi. North of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Sprat Bay Beach 1.7 SW Water Island
Morning Star Beach 1.8 SE 1.6 mi. South-Southeast of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Little Magens Bay -- -- 2.0 mi. North of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Hull Bay 2.2 NW 2.5 mi. Northwest of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Emerald Beach 2.2 W 2.5 mi. West of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Honeymoon Beach 2.4 SW Water Island
Limetree Beach 2.5 SE Frenchman Bay, St. Thomas
Dorothea Bay Beach 2.6 NW 3.0 mi. Northwest of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Mandahl Bay Beach 2.7 ENE 2.5 mi. Northeast of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Brewers Bay 2.9 W 3.2 mi. West of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Bolongo Bay 3.1 SE 2.8 mi. Southeast of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Hans Lollik Beach 3.9 NNE Hans Lollik Island
Renaissance Beach 4.3 E Coki Point, St. Thomas
Coki Point Beach 4.4 E Coki Point, St. Thomas

The closest one is Magens Bay. Because this beach is located approximately a mile and a half from the B & B, your party won't have to go far to enjoy the sun and surf. Magens Bay, located on the island of St. Thomas, is considered one of the best beaches in the area, featuring more than half a mile of protected, white beaches. With high praise comes many visitors, as the beach area is typically crowded, though the clear, calm waters make the location almost irresistible. You can have a truly relaxing time at Magens Bay since there are both showers and restrooms on-site.

If instead you're looking for a beach where sunbathers can find plenty of privacy, Honeymoon Beach is an alternative worth considering. Located on Water Island off the coast of St. Thomas, Honeymoon Beach is an excellent spot for guests of all ages, whether they prefer swimming or simply sunbathing on the shore. Dramatically improved in the 1950s by the leaseholder, the area is decorated with palm trees and immaculate sand.

Nearby Areas

Vacationers who are curious about what's nearby might want to find out how far—or near—the closest neighboring town or city is from their accommodations. The Crystal Palace is located in the heart of downtown Charlotte Amalie,

The table below lists the areas that are closest to The Crystal Palace:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Charlotte Amalie 0.3 ESE
Frenchtown 0.6 SW
Hassel Island 1.0 S
Havensight 1.0 SE
Coleyville 1.4 W
Barret 1.4 NW
Bellevue 1.6 SE
Morningstar Bay 1.8 SSE
Mandal 2.0 E

Nearby Attractions

St. Thomas Historical Trust

The Crystal Palace serves as a great spot for active vacationers. There are an abundance of fun activities to be enjoyed when starting at this lodging. You will soon notice that this particular part of Charlotte Amalie claims a number of exciting attractions, such as Solberg Farm, St. Thomas Historical Trust, and Market Square. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Solberg Farm.

These are just a few of your many options, more of which are named in the following table.

Attractions Near Crystal Palace
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Solberg Farm Zoo 0.4 S Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
St. Thomas Historical Trust Museum 0.4 S Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Market Square Historical Site -- -- Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Market Square East Theater Movie Theater 0.4 SE Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Legislature Building Historical Site 0.3 SE Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul Historical Site 0.3 WSW Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Emanicipation Garden Park 0.2 SE Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Liberty Bell Historical Site 0.2 SE Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Fort Shipley Ruins Historical Site 0.6 SSW Hassel Island
Fort Christian Historical Site 0.2 SE Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Creque Marine Slipway Ruins Historical Site 0.6 SW Hassel Island
Synagogue of Beracha Veshalom Vegmiluth Hasidim Historical Site 0.0 E Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Dutch Reformed Church Historical Site 0.1 E Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Educators Park Park -- -- Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Haagensen House Museum -- -- Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Frederick Lutheran Church Historical Site 0.2 ESE Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Ninety-Nine Steps Historical Site -- -- Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Seven Arches Museum Museum -- -- Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
FDR Park Park 0.3 E Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Roosevelt Park Park 0.3 E Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Memorial Moravian Church Historical Site 0.3 E Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Blackbeard's Castle Historical Site 0.2 ENE Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Botanical Gardens at Blackbeard's Castle Botanical Garden 0.2 ENE Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Caribbean World Amber Museum Museum 0.2 ENE Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
All Saints Anglican Church Historical Site -- -- Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Hassel Island Historic Park Park 0.9 S Hassel Island
Bluebeard's Castle Historical Site 0.6 ESE Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Garrison House Historical Site 1.1 S Hassel Island
Butterfly Garden Botanical Garden 1.0 SE Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Crowell's Battery Historical Site 1.2 S Hassel Island
Fort Willoughy Ruins Historical Site 1.2 S Hassel Island
Paradise Point Sky-Tram Cable Car 1.1 SE Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
St. Peter Greathouse & Botanical Gardens Botanical Garden 1.3 NW Barret, St. Thomas
Tree Limin' Extreme Zip Line Site 1.6 NW Barret, St. Thomas
Phillips' Botanical Garden Botanical Garden -- -- Water Island
Hotel Ruins Historical Site 2.6 SW Water Island
Fort Segarra Historical Site -- -- Water Island
Nadir Recreation Area Park 3.8 ESE Maroon Town, St. Thomas
Coral World Ocean Park Aquarium 4.5 E Coki Point, St. Thomas
Buck Island Lighthouse Lighthouse 5.2 SE Buck Island
Buck Island National Wildlife Refuge Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 5.5 SE Capella Island

If you're looking for somewhere a little different to visit, St. Thomas Historical Trust might be just right for you. The St. Thomas Historical Trust Museum is a small museum set by the St. Thomas Historical Trust as their physical head quarters. Here, visitors may catch a glimpse of the island's history or arrange for a guided tour from dedicated trust members.

Nearby Accommodations

When deciding on a place to stay, it can sometimes be worthwhile to learn about nearby accommodations as a means to get a feel for the area. You will find plenty of other destinations to look at before making a decision, as this portion of St. Thomas is home to an impressive selection of resort and hotel options. The table below lists the lodging options found in the area.

Accommodations near Crystal Palace
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Bellavista Bed and Breakfast -- -- Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Bunker Hill Hotel 0.1 ENE Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Galleon House Bed & Breakfast -- -- Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Hotel 1829 -- -- Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Windward Passage Hotel -- -- Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
The Inn at Blackbeard's Castle 0.2 ENE Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
At Home in the Tropics Bed & Breakfast 0.2 E Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
The Green Iguana Hotel -- -- Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Miller Manor -- -- Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Mafolie Hotel -- -- Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
 

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