Clear blue waters and views of the mountains are the one thing that all of Christiansted's beaches have in common. From there, the grain of the sand will very from slightly rocky to smooth and soft, and the surf has a mind of its own in each location as well.
You will discover an abundance of beaches to visit in and around the area. Snorkeling is available at some of these beaches, if some of the people in your group are so inclined. Just click on the name of each beach for a detailed article concerning that specific beach.
Grotto Beach: One of the beaches set on the Buccaneer Resort's property, Grotto Beach features not only the sandy surf, but a pool, a grill, and three holes of the golf course. Buccaneer guests enjoy the possible watersports available here.
A second location worth considering is Mermaid Beach. Crowded by guests staying at the Buccaneer Resort, Mermaid Beach has all the amenities you could want in a beach. Whether you want to lounge seaside with a cocktail in hand or participate in watersports, you'll love this sunny spot.
Hibiscus Beach: The sand at Hibiscus Beach is almost pink, and very fine, while the water is aquamarine. On shore visitors will find a restaurant and bar from which they can watch the tide roll in.
Check the following chart for more information about your options.
|Colony Cove||1.2 mi. West-Northwest of Downtown Christiansted||North East|
|Cormorant Beach||Judith's Fancy, 3.4 mi. Northwest of Central Christiansted||North|
|Grotto Beach||1.3 mi. East-Northeast of Central Christiansted||East-Northeast|
|Half Penny Beach||2.9 mi. South of Central Christiansted||South|
|Hibiscus Beach||2.2 mi. West-Northwest of Central Christiansted||North East|
|Mermaid Beach||1.5 mi. East-Northeast of Central Christiansted||East-Northeast|
|Shoy's Beach||1.7 mi. Northeast of Central Christiansted||North|
|Sugar Beach||1.1 mi. West-Northwest of Downtown Christiansted||North East|
|Wacho Beach||Bamboo, 2.9 mi. South of Central Christiansted||Southeast|
If you would prefer having more points of interest beyond what's offered on this page, you can expand your planning horizon. To reach our guide to other attractions, follow this link.
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