What's Near Cottages by the Sea

Quite often, visitors make plans to visit US Virgin Islands just for the beautiful beaches that the islands are famous for.

If you or your group are big beach fans, Cottages by the Sea is just what you are looking for. This site is located right along the water and sand, so vacationers can spend all day every day soaking up the sun if they so desire.

Nearby Beaches

Of course, since Cottages by the Sea sits directly on Dorsch Beach, laying out in the sun is one of the main attractions at this property. Experience a beach in the Caribbean at its finest with the seclusion and beauty at Sandy Point. Visitors have prime opportunities for hiking, swimming, spotting wild animals, and enjoying the beach's natural beauty. For guests who want to venture farther away, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click the names below to read our detailed article:

Beaches Near Cottages by the Sea
Beach Distance Direction Location
Sandy Point Beach 0.5 SW 1.2 mi. South-Southwest of Frederiksted
La Grange 1.1 N Frederiksted
La Grange 1.2 N Frederiksted
Rainbow Beach 2.2 N 1.5 mi. North-Northwest of Frederiksted
Sprat Hall Beach 4.1 N 3.4 mi. North of Frederiksted

Sandy Point Beach is closest to this property. The longest beach on St. Croix, Sandy Point Beach is part of the Sandy Point National Wildlife Refuge. At three miles, this natural beach offers visitors plenty of space to explore, snorkel, and look for wildlife. You can spend as much time as you want at this coastal site, considering there are bathrooms available on-site.

Nearby Areas

Visitors who are hesitant to book their accommodations before learning about what's in the surrounding area might like to know how far away the adjacent city or town is from the property. Cottages by the Sea is situated on the western side of the island of St. Croix; it is to the south-southwest of Frederiksted.

The table below lists some of the areas near Cottages by the Sea.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Frederiksted 0.8 NNE
Frederiksted Southeast 1.0 ESE
Carlton 2.7 E
Allandale 3.4 ENE
Grove Place 4.5 ENE
Fountain 5.1 NE
Upper Love 5.3 ENE
Bethlehem Old Work 6.3 E
Golden Grove 7.0 E
Cane Bay 7.1 NE

Nearby Attractions

Fort Frederik

Travelers who are looking to try exciting activities during their stay on St. Croix will quickly learn that Cottages by the Sea is in a fun location with plenty of nearby sights. In fact, this particular region boasts plenty of places for travelers to explore, such as Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts, Fort Frederik, and Buddhoe Park. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts.

With quite a few attractions near this vacation spot, you don't have to limit yourself; more of the nearest attractions are shown in the table below.

Attractions Near Cottages by the Sea
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts Museum 0.8 N Frederiksted
Fort Frederik Historical Site 1.0 N Frederiksted
Buddhoe Park Park 1.0 N Frederiksted
Estate Whim Museum Museum -- -- Frederiksted Southeast
Lawaetz Family Museum Museum 1.5 E Frederiksted Southeast
Cruzan Rum Factory Distillery 2.3 E Carlton
Estate Mount Washington Plantation Historical Site -- -- 2.2 mi. North of Frederiksted
Sandy Point National Wildlife Refuge Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 1.5 SW 2.3 mi. South-Southwest of Frederiksted
Good Hope Plantation Ruins Historical Site 2.2 ESE Carlton
Butler Bay Nature Preserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 3.3 N 2.7 mi. North of Frederiksted
Saint George Village Botanical Gardens Botanical Garden 3.8 ENE 3.4 mi. East of Frederiksted
Hams Bluff Lighthouse Lighthouse -- -- 4.0 mi. North of Frederiksted
Columbus Landing Site Historical Site 9.9 NE 4.3 mi. Northwest of Christiansted
Fort Sale Ruins Historical Site 10.0 NE 4.3 mi. Northwest of Christiansted
Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute Farm -- -- 2.3 mi. West-Southwest of Christiansted
Cane Garden Sugarmill Ruins Historical Site 11.3 E 3.0 mi. South of Christiansted
Peter Carl Limpricht Park Park 11.8 E Christiansted
The Lutheran Church Historical Site 12.4 E Downtown Christiansted
Apothecary Hall Museum -- -- Downtown Christiansted
Government House Historical Site 12.4 E Downtown Christiansted
St. Croix Archaeological Museum Museum 12.4 E Downtown Christiansted
Scale House Historical Site 12.4 E Downtown Christiansted
Steeple Building Museum 12.5 E Downtown Christiansted
Customs House Historical Site 12.5 E Downtown Christiansted
D Hamilton Jackson Park Park 12.5 E Downtown Christiansted
Fort Christiansted Historical Site 12.5 E Christiansted
Longford Sugarmill Ruins Historical Site -- -- 2.2 mi. South of Christiansted
Fort Louisa Augusta Light Lighthouse 13.1 E Christiansted

If you're on the lookout for a chance to see something a little different, Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts is an alternative worth considering. Set in a historic building on the Frederiksted waterfront, the Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts (CMCArts) is not only a museum, but a cultural center at which local residents can enjoy arts and culture. Art classes are filled regularly, guest lecturers stop by for Q&As;, and many performances occur on CMCArts grounds.

Nearby Accommodations

When choosing a place to stay, it can sometimes be helpful to learn more about nearby accommodation options as a means to get a feel for the surrounding area. Even though you might only find a couple of additional places to stay in this part of St. Croix, the quiet surroundings here are what make it a pleasant option for those looking for a secluded getaway. The table that follows shows all the hotel booking possibilities found close-by.

Accommodations near Cottages by the Sea
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Sand Castle on the Beach 0.1 NNE 0.7 mi. South-Southwest of Frederiksted, St. Croix
Frederiksted Hotel -- -- Frederiksted, St. Croix

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