Beaches in Frederiksted

Photo credit: © John Hovland (JSH)
 

White sandy shores backed by open-air bars set the tone for Frederiksted beaches, though it is important to be aware that a few are rockier and less pleasant for a day of lounging in the sun. These beaches are instead great for watersports, and snorkeling is especially prominent.

The Area's Beaches

You'll find several beaches to visit in and around the area. Snorkeling is available at some of the beaches, if some members of your party are so inclined. Just click on the name of each beach to get additional information concerning that section of the coast.

Sandy Point Beach

A location that offers snorkeling is Dorsch Beach. Sandy Point is accessible via Veterans Shore Drive and is accessible via bicycle, car, and foot. Empty lots make for excellent parking spots and the roads coastline location make for a wonderful bicycle route.

Another good choice for snorkelers is Rainbow Beach. Rainbow Beach is located up Route 63 and is accessible via an entrance in a local restaurant.

Sprat Hall Beach: Sprat Hall Beach, located on St. Croix, is a mile-long beach area perfect for swimming and sunbathing. Beyond a few local, private residencies, the area is undeveloped, which adds to the amazing ambiance given by the Caribbean Sea.

The table directly below provides some details concerning the beaches found in and around the area.

Beaches In and Around Frederiksted
Name Location Coast
Cane Bay Beach Cane Bay, 6.3 mi. Northeast of Central Frederiksted North West
Columbus Landing Beach 9.3 mi. Northeast of Central Frederiksted North
Cormorant Beach 10.2 mi. East-Northeast of Central Frederiksted North
Davis Bay 4.8 mi. Northeast of Central Frederiksted West
Dorsch Beach 0.8 mi. South-Southwest of Central Frederiksted West
Hibiscus Beach 10.5 mi. East-Northeast of Central Frederiksted North East
La Grange 0.5 mi. North of Central Frederiksted West
La Grange 0.4 mi. North-Northwest of Central Frederiksted West
Rainbow Beach 1.5 mi. North-Northwest of Central Frederiksted West
Sandy Point Beach 1.2 mi. South-Southwest of Central Frederiksted South West
Sprat Hall Beach 3.4 mi. North of Central Frederiksted West

If you want to learn about a wider range of points of interest beyond the category on this page, you can look at other locations. To get more information about other attractions, see this page.

 

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