What's Near Westin Resort, St. John

The handsome beaches in the US Virgin Islands are touted by locals as some of the best attractions that you'll find on the islands. Therefore, most guests are delighted that this property is located directly on the waterfront, so you won't need to go out of your way to see one of the most naturally beautiful features of the area. This vacation destination is situated away from the Virgin Islands' busier areas, meaning guests here may often find themselves alone on the beach, providing them with the opportunity to relax away from bustling crowds.

Nearby Beaches

Naturally, since Westin Resort, St. John is located directly on Great Cruz Beach, laying out in the sun is a popular pastime here. 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. For guests who are eager for some variety, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click the names below to see more details:

Beaches Near The Westin
Beach Distance Direction Location
Turner Bay Beach 0.8 WNW Cruz Bay
Cruz Bay Beach 0.8 NW Downtown Cruz Bay
Frank Bay Beach 0.9 WNW Estate Enighed
Salomon Bay Beach 1.3 N Cruz Bay
Caneel Bay 1.4 N Caneel Bay
Hawksnest Bay 1.6 N 1.3 mi. Northeast of Cruz Bay
Scott Beach 1.8 N 1.3 mi. North of Cruz Bay
Oppenheimer Beach 1.9 N 1.6 mi. Northeast of Cruz Bay
Jumbie Beach 2.1 NNE 1.8 mi. Northeast of Cruz Bay
Denis Bay Beach 2.1 N 1.8 mi. Northeast of Cruz Bay
Trunk Bay 2.3 NE 2.2 mi. Northeast of Cruz Bay
Cinnamon Bay 2.6 NE Peter Bay
Reef Bay Beach 2.7 E 2.6 mi. South West of Coral Bay
Maho Bay 3.4 NE 2.1 mi. West-Northwest of Coral Bay
Lameshur Bay 3.9 E 2.0 mi. South-Southwest of Coral Bay
Francis Bay Beach 3.9 NE 2.2 mi. Northwest of Coral Bay
Leinster Bay Beach 4.5 NE 1.6 mi. Northwest of Coral Bay

The most convenient option is Turner Bay Beach. 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 more secluded and private beach scene, Salomon Bay Beach might be a good choice. 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 situated just a quick trip off.

Nearby Areas

Visiting areas that are close to your resort can add a little something extra to your vacation, no matter if you'll just be browsing their markets, or interacting with the locals while on your trip. Westin Resort, St. John can be found in the southeastern outskirts of Cruz Bay, near downtown Cruz Bay.

The table below lists the areas that are closest to Westin Resort, St. John:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Chocolate Hole, St. John 0.5 S
Bethany, St. John 0.7 N
downtown Cruz Bay, St. John 0.8 NW
Estate Enighed, St. John 0.8 WNW
Gifft Hill, St. John 1.0 NE
Caneel Bay, St. John 1.4 N
Fish Bay, St. John 1.6 E
Peter Bay, St. John 2.5 NE
Dog Island 2.8 SW
Lovango Cay 3.0 NNW

Nearby Attractions

Cinnamon Bay Plantation Ruins

Westin Resort, St. John serves as a wonderful locale for active travelers. There are numerous active pursuits to be discovered when searching from this lodging. In fact, this region is simply full of places for travelers to explore, 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.

When it comes to keeping the whole group smiling, you'll need to explore all your attraction options, like those listed in the table below.

Attractions Near The Westin
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Ivan Jadan Museum Museum 0.7 NW Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Franklin Powell Park Park 0.8 NW Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Cruz Bay Battery Historical Site 0.9 NW Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Rebellion Gut Historical Site 1.5 ENE 1.8 mi. East of Cruz Bay, St. John
Denis Bay Ruins Historical Site 2.1 NNE 1.8 mi. Northeast of Cruz Bay, St. John
Catherineberg Ruins Historical Site 2.2 NE 2.2 mi. East-Northeast of Cruz Bay, St. John
Cinnamon Bay Plantation Ruins Historical Site 2.8 NE 2.6 mi. West of Coral Bay, St. John
Petroglyphs Historical Site 2.8 E 2.2 mi. West-Southwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Petroglyph Pool Waterfall Waterfall 2.8 E 2.2 mi. West-Southwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Virgin Islands National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 3.0 ENE 2.0 mi. West of Coral Bay, St. John
America Hill Ruins Historical Site 3.1 NE 2.4 mi. West of Coral Bay, St. John
Reef Bay Trail Hiking Trail 3.1 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 3.8 NE 1.8 mi. West-Northwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Fredriksdal Plantation Ruins Historical Site 4.1 NE 1.7 mi. Northwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Fredriksdal Ruins Historical Site 4.1 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 4.5 NE 1.5 mi. Northwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Emmaus Moravian Church Historical Site 5.0 ENE 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 5.4 E Concordia, St. John
Buck Island National Wildlife Refuge Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 7.5 WSW Capella Island
Buck Island Lighthouse Lighthouse 7.7 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 9.9 W Hassel Island
Fort Shipley Ruins Historical Site 10.0 W Hassel Island
Creque Marine Slipway Ruins Historical Site 10.0 W Hassel Island
Phillips' Botanical Garden Botanical Garden 11.1 W Water Island
Fort Segarra Historical Site 11.3 W Water Island
Hotel Ruins Historical Site 11.4 W Water Island

If you're on the lookout for somewhere a little different to visit, Ivan Jadan Museum may be just what you're looking for. 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

Finding information about nearby accommodations is oftentimes an excellent means of getting a feel for the area. This section of St. John offers vacationers various other resort and hotel options to pick from, giving you lots to contemplate prior to making a decision. Take a look at the table below to get a full list of hotel booking possibilities available close-by.

Accommodations near The Westin
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
St. John Inn 0.6 NW Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Inn at Tamarind Court 0.7 NW Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Hillcrest Guesthouse 0.7 NW Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Garden by the Sea 0.8 WNW Cruz Bay, St. John
Cruz Bay Boutique Hotel 0.8 NW Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Coconut Coast 0.8 WNW Cruz Bay, St. John
Estate Lindholm 1.0 NW Cruz Bay, St. John
Caneel Bay Resort 1.3 N Caneel Bay, St. John
 

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