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.
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:
|Sandy Point Beach||0.5||SW||1.2 mi. South-Southwest of 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.
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.
|Bethlehem Old Work||6.3||E|
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 . 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.
|Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts||Museum||0.8||N||Frederiksted|
|Fort Frederik||Historical Site||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|
|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|
|Historical Site||11.3||E||3.0 mi. South of 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|
|Fort Christiansted||Historical Site||12.5||E||Christiansted|
|Historical Site||--||--||2.2 mi. South of 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.
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.
|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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