What's Near Sand Castle on the Beach

Lots of guests choose to take a trip to US Virgin Islands because of the amazing beaches that the island group is so proud of.

If you or your group are big beach fans, Sand Castle on the Beach is the perfect locale for you. This lodging is situated along the water, so visitors can spend as much time as they like soaking up the sun if they so desire.

Nearby Beaches

Naturally, since Sand Castle on the Beach is located directly 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 vacationers who want to venture farther away, the following options each offer something a little different. Click on the following names to learn more:

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

One of the closest picks 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 won't have to cut your time at Sandy Point Beach short, since there are restrooms available.

Nearby Areas

Visiting areas that are close to your hotel can act as a nice day trip, whether you're marveling at the region's untouched natural beauty, or sampling some of the region's most amazing cuisine. Sand Castle on the Beach is located on the island of St. Croix, it is 0.7 miles to the south-southwest of Frederiksted.

The areas that are closest to Sand Castle on the Beach are listed in the table 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

Tourists seeking thrilling outdoor activities while visiting St. Croix will find that Sand Castle on the Beach is the perfect place for active guests, especially if they plan to take advantage of this busy part of town. In fact, this region touts a wide array of places to explore, like 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.

There are plenty of other attractions to keep all kinds of travelers happy; find them 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 looking for an enjoyable experience, Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts could be just what the doctor ordered. 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 you're deciding where to stay, it's sometimes helpful to learn more about nearby lodging options in order to get a better feel for the area. While you'll only find one additional place to stay right around Sand Castle on the Beach, the tranquil surroundings here ensure that it's a pleasant option for those looking to enjoy a peaceful spot.


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