What's Located Around Coconut Coast

Lots of guests choose to take a trip to US Virgin Islands simply because they want to experience the beautiful beaches that the islands are famous for.

Fortunately, this property is located directly on the waterfront, so you won't need to go out of your way to enjoy the most popular feature in the area.

Nearby Beaches

Naturally, since Coconut Coast was built directly on Turner Bay Beach, relaxing on the sand is a popular pastime here. On the smaller side, this beach that does not often attract visitors unless they are staying on properties nearby. This does, however, make it a great place to head to if you are looking for a quiet escape from some of the more crowded beaches in the area. For travelers who are eager for some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Click the names below to read our detailed article:

Beaches Near Coconut Coast
Beach Distance Direction Location
Frank Bay Beach 0.1 WNW Estate Enighed
Cruz Bay Beach 0.2 NNE Downtown Cruz Bay
Great Cruz Beach 0.8 ESE Cruz Bay
Salomon Bay Beach 1.0 NNE Cruz Bay
Caneel Bay 1.3 NE Caneel Bay
Scott Beach 1.6 NNE 1.3 mi. North of Cruz Bay
Hawksnest Bay 1.7 NE 1.3 mi. Northeast of Cruz Bay
Oppenheimer Beach 2.0 NE 1.6 mi. Northeast of Cruz Bay
Denis Bay Beach 2.2 NE 1.8 mi. Northeast of Cruz Bay
Jumbie Beach 2.3 NE 1.8 mi. Northeast of Cruz Bay
Trunk Bay 2.6 NE 2.2 mi. Northeast of Cruz Bay
Cinnamon Bay 2.9 NE Peter Bay
Reef Bay Beach 3.5 E 2.6 mi. South West of Coral Bay
Maho Bay 3.9 NE 2.1 mi. West-Northwest of Coral Bay
Francis Bay Beach 4.3 NE 2.2 mi. Northwest of Coral Bay
Lameshur Bay 4.7 E 2.0 mi. South-Southwest of Coral Bay

The closest one is Frank Bay Beach. If you are looking for a spot to escape to, this may just be the place. Surrounded by much more famous beaches, Frank Bay offers much of the same, albeit a little smaller and with the benefit of being much less crowded.

If instead you're looking for a stretch of sand that attracts very few tourists, Salomon Bay Beach is an alternative worth considering. Almost always deserted, this beach is hidden away within the lush confines of the national park. It's any easy hike from either Caneel Bay or Cruz Bay. It can be found a mile north-northeast of the property.

Nearby Areas

Visiting a town or community neighboring your hotel can be a nice day trip that brings variety to your trip, whether you're browsing a beautiful natural setting, or dining with locals at their authentic restaurants. Coconut Coast is found toward the heart of Cruz Bay.

The areas found closest to Coconut Coast are listed below.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Estate Enighed, St. John 0.0 NNW
downtown Cruz Bay, St. John 0.3 NE
Bethany, St. John 1.0 ENE
Chocolate Hole, St. John 1.2 SE
Caneel Bay, St. John 1.2 NNE
Gifft Hill, St. John 1.6 E
Fish Bay, St. John 2.4 E
Lovango Cay 2.4 N
Great Saint James Island 2.5 WSW
Dog Island 2.5 SSW

Nearby Attractions

Cinnamon Bay Plantation Ruins

Tourists in search of plenty of activities while vacationing on St. John will find that Coconut Coast makes the perfect place to start a busy day. As a matter of fact, this particular region boasts plenty of places for travelers to explore, including Franklin Powell Park, Cruz Bay Battery, and Ivan Jadan Museum. The closest of the three is Franklin Powell Park.

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

Attractions Near Coconut Coast
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Franklin Powell Park Park 0.3 NE Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Cruz Bay Battery Historical Site 0.4 NNE Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Ivan Jadan Museum Museum 0.1 NE Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Rebellion Gut Historical Site 2.1 E 1.8 mi. East of Cruz Bay, St. John
Denis Bay Ruins Historical Site 2.2 NE 1.8 mi. Northeast of Cruz Bay, St. John
Catherineberg Ruins Historical Site 2.6 ENE 2.2 mi. East-Northeast of Cruz Bay, St. John
Cinnamon Bay Plantation Ruins Historical Site 3.3 NE 2.6 mi. West of Coral Bay, St. John
Petroglyphs Historical Site 3.5 E 2.2 mi. West-Southwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Petroglyph Pool Waterfall Waterfall 3.5 E 2.2 mi. West-Southwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Virgin Islands National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 3.6 ENE 2.0 mi. West of Coral Bay, St. John
America Hill Ruins Historical Site 3.6 NE 2.4 mi. West of Coral Bay, St. John
Reef Bay Trail Hiking Trail 3.8 E 1.8 mi. West of Coral Bay, St. John
Reef Bay Sugar Factory Ruins Historical Site 3.8 E 2.0 mi. South West of Coral Bay, St. John
Par Force Estate Ruins Historical Site 3.8 E 1.9 mi. South West of Coral Bay, St. John
Lamshur Bay Trail Hiking Trail 4.0 E 2.0 mi. South West of Coral Bay, St. John
Windberg Ruins Historical Site 4.3 ENE 1.8 mi. West-Northwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Fredriksdal Plantation Ruins Historical Site 4.6 ENE 1.7 mi. Northwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Fredriksdal Ruins Historical Site 4.6 ENE 1.6 mi. Northwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Lameshur Bay Ruins Historical Site -- -- 2.0 mi. South-Southwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Yawzi Point Trail Hiking Trail 4.8 E 2.0 mi. South-Southwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Annaberg Plantation Historical Site 5.0 ENE 1.5 mi. Northwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Emmaus Moravian Church Historical Site 5.7 E Coral Bay, St. John
Fortsburg Ruins Historical Site 6.1 E 0.6 mi. East of Coral Bay, St. John
Ram's Head Trail Hiking Trail 6.2 E Concordia, St. John
Buck Island National Wildlife Refuge Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 6.9 SW Capella Island
Buck Island Lighthouse Lighthouse 7.1 WSW Buck Island
Fort Willoughy Ruins Historical Site 8.7 W Hassel Island
Garrison House Historical Site 8.8 W Hassel Island
Crowell's Battery Historical Site 8.9 W Hassel Island
Hassel Island Historic Park Park 9.1 W Hassel Island
Fort Shipley Ruins Historical Site 9.2 W Hassel Island
Creque Marine Slipway Ruins Historical Site 9.2 W Hassel Island
Phillips' Botanical Garden Botanical Garden 10.3 W Water Island
Fort Segarra Historical Site 10.6 W Water Island
Hotel Ruins Historical Site 10.6 W Water Island

If you're on the lookout for somewhere a little different to visit, Franklin Powell Park is an alternative worth considering. Located close to the ferry dock, Franklin Powell Park is a popular place for both locals and tourist to walk through and relax. You will find plenty of room to walk and some great spots where you can sit and people-watch, and a nice selection of stores and restaurants nearby that provide plenty of options for spending a relaxing few hours while waiting for your ferry, or just enjoying a tropical afternoon.

Nearby Accommodations

Learning about nearby lodging options is generally an excellent way to get a feel for the area as whole. This section of St. John offers guests various other resort and hotel options to choose from, which will give you plenty to consider prior to reaching a decision. Take a look at the table below to get a full listing of hotel booking possibilities you can find in the area.

Accommodations near Coconut Coast
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Garden by the Sea 0.1 NE Cruz Bay, St. John
Hillcrest Guesthouse 0.2 NE Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Cruz Bay Boutique Hotel 0.3 NE Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
St. John Inn 0.4 E Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Inn at Tamarind Court 0.4 NE Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Estate Lindholm 0.6 NNE Cruz Bay, St. John
The Westin St. John Resort 0.8 ESE Cruz Bay, St. John
Caneel Bay Resort 1.3 NE Caneel Bay, St. John
 

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