What's Near Sunset Ridge Villas

Nearby Beaches

Caneel Bay

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

The personalities of each coastal spot on St. John could be better suited for a romantic stroll than a family outing, or vice versa. All of the nearby shorelines in the following table have something unique to offer. Click on the following names to view a detailed discussion:

Beaches Near Sunset Ridge Villas
Beach Distance Direction Location
Great Cruz Beach 0.4 S Cruz Bay
Cruz Bay Beach 0.7 W Downtown Cruz Bay
Turner Bay Beach 0.7 W Cruz Bay
Frank Bay Beach 0.8 W Estate Enighed
Salomon Bay Beach 0.9 NNW Cruz Bay
Caneel Bay 1.1 N Caneel Bay
Hawksnest Bay -- -- 1.3 mi. Northeast of Cruz Bay
Scott Beach 1.4 N 1.3 mi. North of Cruz Bay
Oppenheimer Beach -- -- 1.6 mi. Northeast of Cruz Bay
Jumbie Beach 1.8 NNE 1.8 mi. Northeast of Cruz Bay
Denis Bay Beach 1.8 NNE 1.8 mi. Northeast of Cruz Bay
Trunk Bay 2.1 NE 2.2 mi. Northeast of Cruz Bay
Cinnamon Bay 2.3 NE Peter Bay
Reef Bay Beach 2.8 E 2.6 mi. South West of Coral Bay
Maho Bay 3.3 NE 2.1 mi. West-Northwest of Coral Bay
Francis Bay Beach 3.7 NE 2.2 mi. Northwest of Coral Bay
Lameshur Bay 3.9 E 2.0 mi. South-Southwest of Coral Bay
Leinster Bay Beach 4.4 NE 1.6 mi. Northwest of Coral Bay
Waterlemon Beach 4.9 ENE 1.2 mi. North-Northwest of Coral Bay
Waterlemon Cay Beach 4.9 NE 1.5 mi. North-Northwest of Coral Bay

Great Cruz Beach is the one that's nearest to the villa complex. Keep in mind that you can find this beach a short distance to the south of this property, so your group won't have to go far to enjoy a beautiful shoreline. Located on the west coast of St. John, Great Cruz Bay provides a well-manicured beach area that is popular with tourists, due to its proximity to the Westin Hotel. The area is fairly well developed, with restaurants and shopping centers nearby. Even when bringing the little ones, you can spend hours at Great Cruz Beach, since there are bathrooms available on-site.

If you're on the lookout for a more peaceful beach scene, 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

Guests seeking to learn a bit more about what's located nearby might want to know how many miles the nearby city or town is from the property. Sunset Ridge Villas is situated toward the center of Cruz Bay.

The table below lists the areas that are closest to Sunset Ridge Villas:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Bethany, St. John 0.4 NNE
downtown Cruz Bay, St. John 0.6 WNW
Estate Enighed, St. John 0.8 W
Chocolate Hole, St. John 0.8 S
Gifft Hill, St. John 0.9 E
Caneel Bay, St. John 1.1 N
Fish Bay, St. John 1.7 E
Peter Bay, St. John 2.2 NE
Lovango Cay 2.7 NNW
Congo Cay 3.0 NNW

Nearby Attractions

Cinnamon Bay Plantation Ruins

Travelers in search of plenty of activities during their trip to St. John will find that Sunset Ridge Villas is in an ideal place for people who will be in and out trying various excursions. In fact, this particular part of Cruz Bay claims a number of exciting attractions, like Franklin Powell Park, Cruz Bay Battery, and Ivan Jadan Museum. Of the three, the closest is Franklin Powell Park.

Still more attractions, within the vicinity of the lodging, are named in the following table.

Attractions Near Sunset Ridge Villas
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Franklin Powell Park Park -- -- Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Cruz Bay Battery Historical Site 0.7 WNW 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 1.8 NNE 1.8 mi. Northeast of Cruz Bay, St. John
Catherineberg Ruins Historical Site 2.0 NE 2.2 mi. East-Northeast of Cruz Bay, St. John
Cinnamon Bay Plantation Ruins Historical Site 2.6 NE 2.6 mi. West of Coral Bay, St. John
Petroglyphs Historical Site 2.7 E 2.2 mi. West-Southwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Petroglyph Pool Waterfall Waterfall 2.7 E 2.2 mi. West-Southwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Virgin Islands National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 2.9 ENE 2.0 mi. West of Coral Bay, St. John
America Hill Ruins Historical Site 2.9 NE 2.4 mi. West of Coral Bay, St. John
Reef Bay Trail Hiking Trail 3.0 ENE 1.8 mi. West of Coral Bay, St. John
Reef Bay Sugar Factory Ruins Historical Site 3.0 E 2.0 mi. South West of Coral Bay, St. John
Par Force Estate Ruins Historical Site 3.1 E 1.9 mi. South West of Coral Bay, St. John
Lamshur Bay Trail Hiking Trail 3.2 E 2.0 mi. South West of Coral Bay, St. John
Windberg Ruins Historical Site 3.6 NE 1.8 mi. West-Northwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Fredriksdal Plantation Ruins Historical Site 4.0 NE 1.7 mi. Northwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Fredriksdal Ruins Historical Site 4.0 NE 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 4.0 E 2.0 mi. South-Southwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Annaberg Plantation Historical Site 4.4 NE 1.5 mi. Northwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Emmaus Moravian Church Historical Site 4.9 E Coral Bay, St. John
Fortsburg Ruins Historical Site 5.4 E 0.6 mi. East of Coral Bay, St. John
Ram's Head Trail Hiking Trail 5.5 E Concordia, St. John
Buck Island National Wildlife Refuge Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 7.6 WSW Capella Island
Buck Island Lighthouse Lighthouse 7.8 WSW Buck Island
Fort Willoughy Ruins Historical Site 9.5 W Hassel Island
Garrison House Historical Site 9.5 W Hassel Island
Crowell's Battery Historical Site 9.7 W Hassel Island
Hassel Island Historic Park Park 9.8 W Hassel Island
Fort Shipley Ruins Historical Site 9.9 W Hassel Island
Creque Marine Slipway Ruins Historical Site 10.0 W Hassel Island
Phillips' Botanical Garden Botanical Garden -- -- Water Island
Fort Segarra Historical Site -- -- Water Island
Hotel Ruins Historical Site 11.4 W Water Island

If you're on the lookout for somewhere a little different 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

Getting information about nearby hotel booking options is oftentimes a good way to get a better feel for the area. Readers will be able to find no shortage of additional places to consider prior to making a decision, as this section of St. John houses an excellent range of hotels and resorts to pick from. In order to get additional details about hotel booking possibilities available in the vicinity, view the following table.

Accommodations near Sunset Ridge Villas
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
The Westin St. John Resort 0.3 S Cruz Bay, St. John
St. John Inn -- -- Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Inn at Tamarind Court -- -- Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Hillcrest Guesthouse -- -- Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Cruz Bay Boutique Hotel 0.6 W Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Garden by the Sea -- -- Cruz Bay, St. John
Estate Lindholm 0.8 NW Cruz Bay, St. John
Coconut Coast 0.8 W Cruz Bay, St. John
Caneel Bay Resort 1.0 N Caneel Bay, St. John
 

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