Sometimes choosing a hotel located near a nice beach will guarantee that you get the full beach experience in the US Virgin Islands.
Luckily, Sand Castle on the Beach is located right on the water and sand, so you won't need to travel far to experience first hand what makes the area such a popular vacation destination.
Of course, since Sand Castle on the Beach is located directly on Dorsch Beach, laying out in the sun is popular with guests staying here. 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 vacationers who are willing to venture off site, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click on the following names to view our detailed article:
|Sandy Point Beach||0.5||SW||1.2 mi. South-Southwest of 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|
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. Even when bringing the little ones, you can spend hours at Sandy Point Beach, since it has bathrooms on-site for your convenience.
Travelers who are interested to know about the area's important features might like to know how far away the adjacent city or town is from the property. Sand Castle on the Beach is found on the western part of the island of St. Croix; it is 0.7 miles to the south-southwest of Frederiksted.
The table below lists some of the areas near Sand Castle on the Beach.
|Bethlehem Old Work||6.3||E|
Visitors who want to enjoy plenty of activities while vacationing on St. Croix will quickly learn that Sand Castle on the Beach is in a fascinating area with a number of sights. In fact, this section of Frederiksted has a lot of spots for vacationers to explore, like Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts, Fort Frederik, and , to name a few. Of the three, the closest is Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts.
In search of even more activities to keep you busy? Take a look at all the things to do near the property, which are named in the following table.
|Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts||Museum||0.7||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||2.9||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|
|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|
|Historical Site||11.3||E||3.0 mi. South of 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|
|Fort Christiansted||Historical Site||12.5||E||Christiansted|
|Historical Site||12.7||E||2.2 mi. South of Christiansted|
If you're on the lookout for somewhere a little different to visit, Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts might be worth a visit. 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 you're deciding on a place to stay, it's sometimes worthwhile to find out about nearby accommodation options as a way to get a better feel for the area. Even though there's only one additional place to stay in this part of St. Croix, the tranquil surroundings here make it a nice choice for those looking for a peaceful spot.
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