What's Located Around Gallows Point Resort

Nearby Beaches

Caneel Bay

People visiting this area of St. John almost always enjoy a visit to one of their stunning beaches. Couples and families seeking some alone time will like the less-crowded location of Gallows Point Resort, though you will still be able to find some nearby beaches.

All of the beaches adorning the coast of St. John have their own distinct features; the qualities and amenities associated with each can affect whether you'll come prepared for a party, or just an easy day of sun-bathing. The following table displays the options located near Gallows Point Resort. Click on the following names to see more details:

Beaches Near Gallows Point
Beach Distance Direction Location
Frank Bay Beach 0.1 S Estate Enighed
Cruz Bay Beach 0.2 ENE Downtown Cruz Bay
Turner Bay Beach 0.2 SE Cruz Bay
Salomon Bay Beach 0.9 NE Cruz Bay
Great Cruz Beach 1.0 SE Cruz Bay
Caneel Bay 1.2 NE Caneel Bay
Scott Beach 1.5 NE 1.3 mi. North of Cruz Bay
Hawksnest Bay 1.6 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 2.2 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 3.6 E 2.6 mi. South West of Coral Bay
Maho Bay 3.9 ENE 2.1 mi. West-Northwest of Coral Bay
Francis Bay Beach 4.3 NE 2.2 mi. Northwest of Coral Bay
Lameshur Bay 4.8 E 2.0 mi. South-Southwest of Coral Bay

One of the closest picks is Frank Bay Beach. Because this beach is a reasonable distance off, you won't have to journey far to enjoy it. 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 you're on the lookout for a stretch of sand that attracts very few tourists, Salomon Bay Beach might be a good choice. 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's located just a meager distance off.

Nearby Areas

Visiting the town or local neighborhood nearest to your villa complex can be a nice day trip that brings variety to your trip, no matter if you're just exploring the area's hidden attractions, or experiencing the day in the life of a local. Gallows Point Resort is located just beyond the the center of Cruz Bay.

The following table contains a listing of areas near Gallows Point Resort:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Estate Enighed, St. John 0.1 SE
downtown Cruz Bay, St. John 0.3 E
Bethany, St. John 1.1 E
Caneel Bay, St. John 1.1 NE
Chocolate Hole, St. John 1.3 SE
Gifft Hill, St. John 1.7 E
Lovango Cay 2.3 N
Great Saint James Island 2.5 SW
Mingo Cay 2.5 NW
Fish Bay, St. John 2.5 E

Nearby Attractions

Cinnamon Bay Plantation Ruins

Gallows Point Resort is a wonderful lodging option for active travelers. There are a good amount of fun activities to be found when searching from this accommodation. You will soon notice that this region touts a wide array of places to explore, including Franklin Powell Park, Cruz Bay Battery, and Ivan Jadan Museum. Of the three, the closest is Franklin Powell Park.

When it comes to keeping the whole group smiling, you'll need to explore all your attraction options, like those named in the following table.

Attractions Near Gallows Point
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Franklin Powell Park Park 0.3 ENE Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Cruz Bay Battery Historical Site 0.3 NE Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Ivan Jadan Museum Museum 0.2 ESE Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Rebellion Gut Historical Site 2.2 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 2.7 ENE 2.2 mi. East-Northeast of Cruz Bay, St. John
Cinnamon Bay Plantation Ruins Historical Site 3.3 ENE 2.6 mi. West of Coral Bay, St. John
Petroglyphs Historical Site 3.6 E 2.2 mi. West-Southwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Petroglyph Pool Waterfall Waterfall 3.6 E 2.2 mi. West-Southwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Virgin Islands National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 3.6 E 2.0 mi. West of Coral Bay, St. John
America Hill Ruins Historical Site 3.6 ENE 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 3.9 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 4.9 E 2.0 mi. South-Southwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Annaberg Plantation Historical Site 5.1 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 6.2 E 0.6 mi. East of Coral Bay, St. John
Ram's Head Trail Hiking Trail 6.3 E Concordia, St. John
Buck Island National Wildlife Refuge Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 7.0 SW Capella Island
Buck Island Lighthouse Lighthouse 7.1 SW Buck Island
Fort Willoughy Ruins Historical Site 8.6 W Hassel Island
Garrison House Historical Site 8.7 W Hassel Island
Crowell's Battery Historical Site 8.8 W Hassel Island
Hassel Island Historic Park Park 9.0 W Hassel Island
Fort Shipley Ruins Historical Site 9.1 W Hassel Island
Creque Marine Slipway Ruins Historical Site 9.1 W Hassel Island
Phillips' Botanical Garden Botanical Garden 10.2 W Water Island
Fort Segarra Historical Site 10.5 W Water Island
Hotel Ruins Historical Site 10.6 W Water Island

If you're on the lookout for a chance to see something a little different, 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

Finding info about nearby accommodations is sometimes a good way to get a feel for the area as whole. You will be able to find no shortage of additional properties to think about in the vicinity, as this portion of St. John is home to a sweeping range of hotel and resort options. View the following table for a complete listing of the lodging possibilities that are found close-by.

Accommodations near Gallows Point
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Coconut Coast 0.2 SSE Cruz Bay, St. John
Garden by the Sea 0.2 SE Cruz Bay, St. John
Hillcrest Guesthouse 0.3 E Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Cruz Bay Boutique Hotel 0.3 E Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Inn at Tamarind Court 0.4 E Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
St. John Inn 0.4 E Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Estate Lindholm 0.5 NE Cruz Bay, St. John
The Westin St. John Resort 1.0 ESE Cruz Bay, St. John
Caneel Bay Resort 1.2 NE Caneel Bay, St. John
 

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