Arguably some of the best tourist attractions in this region are the beaches. Guests who want a peaceful and quiet vacation will like being able to escape to Gallows Point Resort, though you will still be able to find some nearby beaches.
It's good to know something about the characteristics of various locations along the coastal of the Virgin Islands, since they can make a difference in how much you enjoy your visit. Every one of the options near Gallows Point Resort (listed in the following table), has features worth noting. Click the names below to learn more:
|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 closest one is Frank Bay Beach. Because you can find this beach a couple hundred yards to the south of this villa complex, your party won't have to go 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 instead you're looking for a beach where you can have a private family outing away from 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. It's located only a small interval off.
Visiting areas that are close to your villa complex can be a nice day trip that brings variety to your trip, whether you're interested in seeing a famous natural attraction, or sampling authentic cuisine with the locals. Gallows Point Resort is located just outside the heart of Cruz Bay.
The table below lists some of the areas near Gallows Point Resort.
|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|
|Great Saint James Island||2.5||SW|
|Fish Bay, St. John||2.5||E|
Gallows Point Resort serves as a great lodging option for active travelers. There are an abundance of active pursuits to be discovered when starting at this lodging. In fact, this area has countless opportunities for exploration, such as Ivan Jadan Museum, Franklin Powell Park, and Cruz Bay Battery, to name a few. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Ivan Jadan Museum.
For even more attractions to add to your agenda, find several of the nearest listed in the table below.
|Ivan Jadan Museum||Museum||0.5||E||Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John|
|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|
|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|
|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|
|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|
|Historical Site||--||--||2.0 mi. South-Southwest of Coral Bay, St. John|
|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|
|Historical Site||6.2||E||0.6 mi. East of Coral Bay, St. John|
|Hiking Trail||6.3||E||Concordia, St. John|
|Buck Island National Wildlife Refuge||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||7.0||SW||Capella 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|
|Historical Site||10.6||W||Water Island|
If you're searching for a chance to see something a little different, Ivan Jadan Museum is an alternative worth considering. 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.
When choosing a place to stay, it can often be a good idea to learn about nearby lodging possibilities as a means to get a feel for the area. You will find lots of additional properties to learn about before coming to a decision, as this section of St. John offers vacationers a wide range of resorts and hotels to pick from. Find the details you need about all of the area's booking possibilities by reviewing the table below.
|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|
|Westin Resort, St. John||1.0||ESE||Cruz Bay, St. John|
|Caneel Bay Resort||1.2||NE||Caneel Bay, St. John|
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