What's Near Sand Castle on the Beach

Many times, choosing accommodations near the right beach will ensure that you get to experience the beach as often as you like while in the US Virgin Islands. If you or your group are big beach fans, Sand Castle on the Beach is set in the perfect location for you. This site is situated on the shore, so guests can spend all day every day in the sun if they want.

Nearby Beaches

Obviously, since Sand Castle on the Beach is located on Dorsch Beach, spending time at the shore is popular with guests staying 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 travelers who are willing to venture off site, the following options each offer something a little different. Click the names below to view our detailed article:

Beaches Near Sand Castle
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 2.1 N 1.5 mi. North-Northwest of Frederiksted
Sprat Hall Beach 4.1 N 3.4 mi. North of Frederiksted

The most obvious one to visit is Sandy Point Beach. 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 it has bathrooms on-site for your convenience.

Nearby Areas

Hopping over to a town or community that neighbors your hotel can act as a nice day trip, whether it's about trying their underrated nightlife, or experiencing the day in the life of a local. Sand Castle on the Beach is located on the island of St. Croix, it is three quarters of a mile (one and a quarter kilometers) to the south-southwest of Frederiksted.

The areas found closest to Sand Castle on the Beach are listed below.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Frederiksted 0.7 NNE
Frederiksted Southeast 1.0 SE
Carlton 2.7 E
Allandale 3.4 ENE
Grove Place 4.5 ENE
Fountain 5.1 NE
Upper Love 5.2 ENE
Bethlehem Old Work 6.3 E
Golden Grove 7.0 E
Cane Bay 7.1 NE

Nearby Attractions

Fort Frederik

Sand Castle on the Beach serves as an excellent lodging option for active travelers. There are plenty of fun activities to be found when searching from this lodging. As a matter of fact, this particular part of Frederiksted claims a number of exciting attractions, such as Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts, Fort Frederik, and Buddhoe Park. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts.

To keep your entire group happy, you may need to browse several of this area's attractions, many of which are named in the following table.

Attractions Near Sand Castle
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts Museum 0.7 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 2.9 N 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 E 3.4 mi. East of Frederiksted
Hams Bluff Lighthouse Lighthouse 4.7 N 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 9.9 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 12.3 E Downtown Christiansted
Apothecary Hall Museum 12.4 E 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 12.4 E Downtown Christiansted
Customs House Historical Site 12.4 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 12.7 E 2.2 mi. South of Christiansted
Fort Louisa Augusta Light Lighthouse 13.1 E Christiansted

If you're on the lookout for somewhere a little different to visit, Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts might be the right choice for you. 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

Learning more about nearby hotel booking options is oftentimes an easy means of getting a feel for the surrounding area. Even though there is only one additional place to stay in this part of St. Croix, the quiet surroundings here are what make it an excellent choice for those looking to enjoy a peaceful vacation destination.


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