What's Near Garden by the Sea

Nearby Beaches

Caneel Bay

Among the most anticipated sites to visit in all of the Virgin Islands are the beaches. There are bound to be nearby beaches that you will enjoy.

Each stop along on the coast has distinct characteristics that can make a difference in how much you enjoy your visit. All of the nearby shorelines in the following table have something unique to offer. Click the names below to see more information:

Beaches Near Garden by the Sea
Beach Distance Direction Location
Turner Bay Beach 0.1 SW Cruz Bay
Frank Bay Beach 0.1 W Estate Enighed
Cruz Bay Beach 0.2 N Downtown Cruz Bay
Great Cruz Beach 0.8 SE Cruz Bay
Salomon Bay Beach 1.0 NNE Cruz Bay
Caneel Bay 1.3 NNE Caneel Bay
Scott Beach 1.6 NNE 1.3 mi. North of Cruz Bay
Hawksnest Bay -- -- 1.3 mi. Northeast of Cruz Bay
Oppenheimer Beach -- -- 1.6 mi. Northeast of Cruz Bay
Denis Bay Beach 2.1 NE 1.8 mi. Northeast of Cruz Bay
Jumbie Beach 2.2 NE 1.8 mi. Northeast of Cruz Bay
Trunk Bay 2.5 NE 2.2 mi. Northeast of Cruz Bay
Cinnamon Bay 2.8 NE Peter Bay
Reef Bay Beach 3.4 E 2.6 mi. South West of Coral Bay
Maho Bay 3.8 NE 2.1 mi. West-Northwest of Coral Bay
Francis Bay Beach 4.2 NE 2.2 mi. Northwest of Coral Bay
Lameshur Bay 4.6 E 2.0 mi. South-Southwest of Coral Bay
Leinster Bay Beach 4.9 ENE 1.6 mi. Northwest of Coral Bay

Turner Bay Beach is closest to this property. Since this beach is located a short distance from the B & B, you won't have to journey far to enjoy an endless sparkling backdrop. 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.

If you're interested in a beach where sunbathers can find plenty of privacy, Salomon Bay Beach could be just what the doctor ordered. 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.

Nearby Areas

Visiting the town or local neighborhood nearest to your B & B can add to the enjoyment of your vacation, no matter if you're just experiencing a night out in the area, or dining with locals at their authentic restaurants. Garden by the Sea is found in just beyond the the center of Cruz Bay.

The areas that are closest to Garden by the Sea are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Estate Enighed, St. John 0.1 W
downtown Cruz Bay, St. John 0.2 NE
Bethany, St. John 0.9 ENE
Chocolate Hole, St. John 1.1 SE
Caneel Bay, St. John 1.2 NNE
Gifft Hill, St. John 1.5 E
Fish Bay, St. John 2.3 E
Lovango Cay 2.4 N
Great Saint James Island 2.5 WSW
Dog Island 2.6 SW

Nearby Attractions

Cinnamon Bay Plantation Ruins

Vacationers who want to enjoy plenty of activities during their trip to St. John will quickly learn that Garden by the Sea makes an exceptional starting point for their daily excursions. You will find that this area is simply full of different attractions to try, like Franklin Powell Park, Cruz Bay Battery, and Ivan Jadan Museum. The closest of the three is Franklin Powell Park.

There are plenty of other attractions to keep all kinds of travelers happy; find them listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Garden by the Sea
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Franklin Powell Park Park -- -- Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Cruz Bay Battery Historical Site 0.3 N Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Ivan Jadan Museum Museum -- -- Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Rebellion Gut Historical Site -- -- 1.8 mi. East of Cruz Bay, St. John
Denis Bay Ruins Historical Site 2.1 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 3.2 NE 2.6 mi. West of Coral Bay, St. John
Petroglyphs Historical Site 3.4 E 2.2 mi. West-Southwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Petroglyph Pool Waterfall Waterfall 3.4 E 2.2 mi. West-Southwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Virgin Islands National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 3.5 ENE 2.0 mi. West of Coral Bay, St. John
America Hill Ruins Historical Site 3.5 NE 2.4 mi. West of Coral Bay, St. John
Reef Bay Trail Hiking Trail 3.7 E 1.8 mi. West of Coral Bay, St. John
Reef Bay Sugar Factory Ruins Historical Site 3.7 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 3.9 E 2.0 mi. South West of Coral Bay, St. John
Windberg Ruins Historical Site 4.2 ENE 1.8 mi. West-Northwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Fredriksdal Plantation Ruins Historical Site 4.5 ENE 1.7 mi. Northwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Fredriksdal Ruins Historical Site 4.5 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 4.7 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 5.6 E Coral Bay, St. John
Fortsburg Ruins Historical Site 6.0 E 0.6 mi. East of Coral Bay, St. John
Ram's Head Trail Hiking Trail 6.1 E Concordia, St. John
Buck Island National Wildlife Refuge Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 7.0 SW Capella Island
Buck Island Lighthouse Lighthouse 7.2 WSW Buck Island
Fort Willoughy Ruins Historical Site 8.8 W Hassel Island
Garrison House Historical Site 8.8 W Hassel Island
Crowell's Battery Historical Site 9.0 W Hassel Island
Hassel Island Historic Park Park 9.2 W Hassel Island
Fort Shipley Ruins Historical Site 9.2 W Hassel Island
Creque Marine Slipway Ruins Historical Site 9.3 W Hassel Island
Phillips' Botanical Garden Botanical Garden -- -- Water Island
Fort Segarra Historical Site -- -- Water Island
Hotel Ruins Historical Site 10.7 W Water Island

If you're looking for an interesting place to visit, Franklin Powell Park is an option 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

When deciding on a place to stay, it is sometimes a good idea to find out about nearby lodging possibilities as a means to get a feel for the surrounding area. This part of St. John has various other hotel and resort options, which will give you lots to think over prior to reaching a decision. To find additional information about lodging options available in the vicinity, view the following table.

Accommodations near Garden by the Sea
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Coconut Coast 0.1 SW Cruz Bay, St. John
Hillcrest Guesthouse -- -- Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Cruz Bay Boutique Hotel 0.2 NE Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
St. John Inn -- -- Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Inn at Tamarind Court -- -- Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Estate Lindholm 0.5 N Cruz Bay, St. John
The Westin St. John Resort 0.8 ESE Cruz Bay, St. John
Caneel Bay Resort 1.2 NE Caneel Bay, St. John
 

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