Travelers vacationing in this section of St. John usually visit one of the region's beautiful and relaxing beaches. Here, you shouldn't be too far from multiple options.
The various characteristics of each coastal spot in the Virgin Islands could be better suited for a romantic stroll than a family outing, or vice versa. To see those available near Cruz Bay Apartments, see the following table. Clicking on each link below allows you to see more details:
|Cruz Bay Beach||0.3||W||Downtown Cruz Bay|
|Turner Bay Beach||0.5||SW||Cruz Bay|
|Frank Bay Beach||0.6||SW||Estate Enighed|
|Salomon Bay Beach||0.6||N||Cruz Bay|
|Great Cruz Beach||0.8||SSE||Cruz Bay|
|Caneel Bay||0.9||N||Caneel Bay|
|Hawksnest Bay||1.2||NE||1.3 mi. Northeast of Cruz Bay|
|Scott Beach||1.2||N||1.3 mi. North of Cruz Bay|
|Oppenheimer Beach||1.5||NE||1.6 mi. Northeast of Cruz Bay|
|Denis Bay Beach||1.7||NE||1.8 mi. Northeast of Cruz Bay|
|Jumbie Beach||1.7||NE||1.8 mi. Northeast of Cruz Bay|
|Trunk Bay||2.1||NE||2.2 mi. Northeast of Cruz Bay|
|Cinnamon Bay||2.4||NE||Peter Bay|
|Reef Bay Beach||3.1||E||2.6 mi. South West of Coral Bay|
|Maho Bay||3.4||ENE||2.1 mi. West-Northwest of Coral Bay|
|Francis Bay Beach||3.8||NE||2.2 mi. Northwest of Coral Bay|
|Lameshur Bay||4.3||E||2.0 mi. South-Southwest of Coral Bay|
|Leinster Bay Beach||4.5||ENE||1.6 mi. Northwest of Coral Bay|
The most obvious one to visit is Cruz Bay Beach. Keep in mind that this beach is a reasonable traveling distance away, so you won't have to go far to enjoy a beautiful shoreline. While it may not be the largest or most tropical beach on the island, this beach remains one of the more popular spots to spend a day. This is because it will likely be the first beach you see as you approach St. John on the ferry from St. Thomas.
If you're looking for a chance to escape the crowds, Salomon Bay Beach may be just what you're looking for. 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. You can find it a half mile north of the apartment building.
Visiting areas that are close to your apartment building can add some depth to your vacation experience, whether you're marveling at the region's untouched natural beauty, or finding an incredible local restaurant. Cruz Bay Apartments can be found toward the center of Cruz Bay.
The areas found closest to Cruz Bay Apartments are listed below.
|downtown Cruz Bay, St. John||0.2||WSW|
|Bethany, St. John||0.5||E|
|Estate Enighed, St. John||0.5||SW|
|Caneel Bay, St. John||0.8||N|
|Chocolate Hole, St. John||1.2||SSE|
|Gifft Hill, St. John||1.2||E|
|Fish Bay, St. John||2.1||ESE|
|Peter Bay, St. John||2.3||NE|
Cruz Bay Apartments makes for a great spot for active travelers. There are numerous fun activities to be discovered when exploring near this accommodation. In fact, this area has countless opportunities for exploration, like Ivan Jadan Museum, Franklin Powell Park, and Cruz Bay Battery. The nearest attraction of the three is Ivan Jadan Museum.
To keep your entire group happy, you may need to browse several of this area's attractions, many of which are shown in the table below.
|Ivan Jadan Museum||Museum||0.1||SW||Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John|
|Franklin Powell Park||Park||0.3||W||Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John|
|Cruz Bay Battery||Historical Site||0.3||W||Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John|
|Historical Site||1.7||E||1.8 mi. East of Cruz Bay, St. John|
|Denis Bay Ruins||Historical Site||1.7||NE||1.8 mi. Northeast of Cruz Bay, St. John|
|Catherineberg Ruins||Historical Site||2.1||ENE||2.2 mi. East-Northeast of Cruz Bay, St. John|
|Cinnamon Bay Plantation Ruins||Historical Site||2.7||ENE||2.6 mi. West of Coral Bay, St. John|
|Petroglyphs||Historical Site||3.1||E||2.2 mi. West-Southwest of Coral Bay, St. John|
|Petroglyph Pool Waterfall||Waterfall||3.1||E||2.2 mi. West-Southwest of Coral Bay, St. John|
|Virgin Islands National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||3.1||E||2.0 mi. West of Coral Bay, St. John|
|America Hill Ruins||Historical Site||3.1||ENE||2.4 mi. West of Coral Bay, St. John|
|Hiking Trail||3.3||E||1.8 mi. West of Coral Bay, St. John|
|Reef Bay Sugar Factory Ruins||Historical Site||3.3||E||2.0 mi. South West of Coral Bay, St. John|
|Par Force Estate Ruins||Historical Site||3.4||E||1.9 mi. South West of Coral Bay, St. John|
|Hiking Trail||3.6||E||2.0 mi. South West of Coral Bay, St. John|
|Windberg Ruins||Historical Site||3.7||ENE||1.8 mi. West-Northwest of Coral Bay, St. John|
|Fredriksdal Plantation Ruins||Historical Site||4.1||ENE||1.7 mi. Northwest of Coral Bay, St. John|
|Fredriksdal Ruins||Historical Site||4.1||ENE||1.6 mi. Northwest of Coral Bay, St. John|
|Historical Site||--||--||2.0 mi. South-Southwest of Coral Bay, St. John|
|Hiking Trail||4.4||E||2.0 mi. South-Southwest of Coral Bay, St. John|
|Annaberg Plantation||Historical Site||4.5||ENE||1.5 mi. Northwest of Coral Bay, St. John|
|Emmaus Moravian Church||Historical Site||5.2||E||Coral Bay, St. John|
|Historical Site||5.6||E||0.6 mi. East of Coral Bay, St. John|
|Hiking Trail||5.9||E||Concordia, St. John|
|Buck Island National Wildlife Refuge||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||7.5||SW||Capella Island|
|Fort Willoughy Ruins||Historical Site||9.2||W||Hassel Island|
|Garrison House||Historical Site||9.2||W||Hassel Island|
|Crowell's Battery||Historical Site||9.3||W||Hassel Island|
|Hassel Island Historic Park||Park||9.5||W||Hassel Island|
|Fort Shipley Ruins||Historical Site||9.6||W||Hassel Island|
|Creque Marine Slipway Ruins||Historical Site||9.7||W||Hassel Island|
|Phillips' Botanical Garden||Botanical Garden||10.7||W||Water Island|
|Fort Segarra||Historical Site||11.0||W||Water Island|
|Historical Site||11.1||W||Water Island|
If you're on the lookout for a chance to see something a little different, Ivan Jadan Museum might be just right for you. The Ivan Jaden Museum is a small educational experience right in Cruz Bay dedicated to the Russian tenor, refugee and fighter for freedom, Ivan Jaden. The museum is dedicated to Jaden and his belief in freedom and the importance of spreading the truth about life in the Soviet Union.
Getting information about nearby booking options is often an easy way to get a feel for the area as whole. You'll find plenty of other places to consider nearby, as this section of St. John houses an impressive variety of resort and hotel options. Learn what you need to know about the surrounding area's booking possibilities by reviewing the following table.
|Inn at Tamarind Court||0.2||SW||Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John|
|St. John Inn||0.2||SSW||Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John|
|Cruz Bay Boutique Hotel||0.3||WSW||Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John|
|Estate Lindholm||0.3||NW||Cruz Bay, St. John|
|Hillcrest Guesthouse||0.4||SW||Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John|
|Garden by the Sea||0.5||SW||Cruz Bay, St. John|
|Coconut Coast||0.5||SW||Cruz Bay, St. John|
|Westin Resort, St. John||0.7||SSE||Cruz Bay, St. John|
|Caneel Bay Resort||0.8||NNE||Caneel Bay, St. John|
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