What's Near Gallows Point Resort

Nearby Beaches

Caneel Bay

Travelers visiting this area of St. John usually enjoy a day at one of the beautiful and relaxing beaches. Those looking to steer clear of typical tourist haunts will like the less-crowded location of Gallows Point Resort, but it's not completely out of range of the beach.

All of the beaches along the coast of St. John have their own personalities; these variations can make the difference between a relaxing time on the sand, and an unprepared visit. The choices in the following table are those found nearest to Gallows Point Resort. Click on the following names to see more information:

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

The most convenient option is Frank Bay Beach. Since this beach is a reasonable distance away, you won't have to go far to enjoy an endless sparkling backdrop. 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 searching for a beach where you can have a private family outing away from the crowds, Salomon Bay Beach could be a better choice for you. 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 only a quick trip off.

Nearby Areas

Vacationers who are curious about the area's important features might want to know how many miles the nearby town or city is from their accommodations. Gallows Point Resort is situated toward the heart of Cruz Bay.

The areas found closest to Gallows Point Resort are listed below.

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

Visitors who prefer to stay active and on-the-go while visiting St. John will quickly learn that Gallows Point Resort is a great starting point for their adventures. Yes, this particular region boasts plenty of places for travelers to explore, such as Franklin Powell Park, Cruz Bay Battery, and Ivan Jadan Museum, to name a few. The closest of the three is Franklin Powell Park.

There's something for everybody here, so feel free to explore more of the hotel's closest attractions, like those listed in the table below.

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 searching for a place where you can while away some free time, Franklin Powell Park might be worth a visit. 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

Getting information about nearby booking possibilities is often a convenient way to get a better feel for the area. You will be able to find no shortage of other properties to consider nearby, as this section of St. John offers visitors a wide range of hotels and resorts to choose from. The table that follows shows all of the lodging possibilities that are found in the surrounding area.

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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