What's Near Hillcrest Guesthouse

Nearby Beaches

Caneel Bay

Some people's favorite sites to visit in this region are the beloved beaches. You should be able to enjoy close proximity to nearby beaches.

All of the beaches on St. John are different; the specific amenities and qualities of each one could have an effect on how enjoyable your visit is. To see those available near Hillcrest Guesthouse, see the following table. Click the names below to view a detailed discussion:

Beaches Near Hillcrest Guesthouse
Beach Distance Direction Location
Cruz Bay Beach 0.1 NNW Downtown Cruz Bay
Turner Bay Beach 0.2 SW Cruz Bay
Frank Bay Beach 0.2 W Estate Enighed
Great Cruz Beach 0.7 SE Cruz Bay
Salomon Bay Beach 0.9 NNE Cruz Bay
Caneel Bay 1.2 NNE Caneel Bay
Scott Beach 1.5 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 2.0 NE 1.8 mi. Northeast of Cruz Bay
Jumbie Beach 2.1 NE 1.8 mi. Northeast of Cruz Bay
Trunk Bay 2.4 NE 2.2 mi. Northeast of Cruz Bay
Cinnamon Bay 2.7 NE Peter Bay
Reef Bay Beach 3.4 E 2.6 mi. South West of Coral Bay
Maho Bay 3.7 NE 2.1 mi. West-Northwest of Coral Bay
Francis Bay Beach 4.1 NE 2.2 mi. Northwest of Coral Bay
Lameshur Bay 4.5 E 2.0 mi. South-Southwest of Coral Bay
Leinster Bay Beach 4.8 ENE 1.6 mi. Northwest of Coral Bay

The most convenient option is Cruz Bay Beach. Since you can find this beach a short distance to the north-northwest of this guest house, you won't have to go far to enjoy it. 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 searching for a more secluded spot of sand, 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.

Nearby Areas

Stopping by a community or town near your guest house can add a little variety to your vacation schedule, whether it's visiting the area's unique bars, or sampling authentic cuisine with the locals. Hillcrest Guesthouse is situated in downtown Cruz Bay,

The areas found closest to Hillcrest Guesthouse are listed below.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Estate Enighed, St. John 0.2 WSW
Cruz Bay, St. John 0.2 NE
Bethany, St. John 0.8 ENE
Caneel Bay, St. John 1.1 NNE
Chocolate Hole, St. John 1.1 SE
Gifft Hill, St. John 1.4 E
Fish Bay, St. John 2.3 E
Lovango Cay 2.4 N
Peter Bay, St. John 2.6 NE
Great Saint James Island 2.6 WSW

Nearby Attractions

Cinnamon Bay Plantation Ruins

Hillcrest Guesthouse makes for a great spot for active vacationers. There are an abundance of activities to be discovered when starting at this lodging. In fact, this region touts a wide array of places to explore, including Ivan Jadan Museum, Franklin Powell Park, and Cruz Bay Battery. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Ivan Jadan Museum.

These are just a few of your many options, more of which are shown in the table below.

Attractions Near Hillcrest Guesthouse
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Ivan Jadan Museum Museum 0.2 NE Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Franklin Powell Park Park -- -- Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Cruz Bay Battery Historical Site 0.2 N Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Rebellion Gut Historical Site -- -- 1.8 mi. East of Cruz Bay, St. John
Denis Bay Ruins Historical Site 2.0 NE 1.8 mi. Northeast of Cruz Bay, St. John
Catherineberg Ruins Historical Site 2.5 ENE 2.2 mi. East-Northeast of Cruz Bay, St. John
Cinnamon Bay Plantation Ruins Historical Site 3.1 NE 2.6 mi. West of Coral Bay, St. John
Petroglyphs Historical Site 3.3 E 2.2 mi. West-Southwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Petroglyph Pool Waterfall Waterfall 3.3 E 2.2 mi. West-Southwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Virgin Islands National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 3.4 ENE 2.0 mi. West of Coral Bay, St. John
America Hill Ruins Historical Site 3.4 NE 2.4 mi. West of Coral Bay, St. John
Reef Bay Trail Hiking Trail 3.6 E 1.8 mi. West of Coral Bay, St. John
Reef Bay Sugar Factory Ruins Historical Site 3.6 E 2.0 mi. South West of Coral Bay, St. John
Par Force Estate Ruins Historical Site 3.7 E 1.9 mi. South West of Coral Bay, St. John
Lamshur Bay Trail Hiking Trail 3.8 E 2.0 mi. South West of Coral Bay, St. John
Windberg Ruins Historical Site 4.1 ENE 1.8 mi. West-Northwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Fredriksdal Plantation Ruins Historical Site 4.4 ENE 1.7 mi. Northwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Fredriksdal Ruins Historical Site 4.4 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 4.6 E 2.0 mi. South-Southwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Annaberg Plantation Historical Site 4.9 ENE 1.5 mi. Northwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Emmaus Moravian Church Historical Site 5.5 E Coral Bay, St. John
Fortsburg Ruins Historical Site 5.9 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 7.1 SW Capella Island
Buck Island Lighthouse Lighthouse 7.3 WSW Buck Island
Fort Willoughy Ruins Historical Site 8.9 W Hassel Island
Garrison House Historical Site 8.9 W Hassel Island
Crowell's Battery Historical Site 9.1 W Hassel Island
Hassel Island Historic Park Park 9.2 W Hassel Island
Fort Shipley Ruins Historical Site 9.3 W Hassel Island
Creque Marine Slipway Ruins Historical Site 9.4 W Hassel Island
Phillips' Botanical Garden Botanical Garden -- -- Water Island
Fort Segarra Historical Site -- -- Water Island
Hotel Ruins Historical Site 10.8 W Water Island

If you're looking for somewhere a little different to visit, Ivan Jadan Museum might be the right choice 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.

Nearby Accommodations

When deciding where to stay, it is sometimes worthwhile to learn more about nearby accommodation options in order to get a better feel for the area. This section of St. John has various other hotels and resorts to pick from, giving you lots to contemplate before reaching a decision. Have a look at the following table to get complete details about the lodging options available close-by.

Accommodations near Hillcrest Guesthouse
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Garden by the Sea -- -- Cruz Bay, St. John
Cruz Bay Boutique Hotel 0.1 N Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
St. John Inn -- -- Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Coconut Coast 0.2 SW Cruz Bay, St. John
Inn at Tamarind Court -- -- Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Estate Lindholm 0.4 N Cruz Bay, St. John
Westin Resort, St. John 0.7 SE Cruz Bay, St. John
Caneel Bay Resort 1.1 NE Caneel Bay, St. John
 

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