What's Near Arawak Bay: The Inn at Salt River

Nearby Beaches

Hibiscus Beach

Some of the best attractions to visit in this region are their beaches. Nearby beaches will make this area particularly desirable.

All of the beaches on St. Croix are different; even differences between their amenities can affect whether you'll come prepared for a party, or just an easy day of sun-bathing. All of the nearby shorelines in the following table have something unique to offer. Click the names below to see more information:

Beaches Near Arawak Bay Inn
Beach Distance Direction Location
Columbus Landing Beach 0.6 ENE 4.3 mi. Northwest of Christiansted
Cormorant Beach 1.6 E Judith's Fancy
Hibiscus Beach 2.6 ESE 2.2 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted
Cane Bay Beach 2.8 W Cane Bay
Colony Cove 3.5 ESE 1.3 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted
Sugar Beach 3.6 ESE 1.2 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted
Davis Bay 4.2 W 4.8 mi. Northeast of Frederiksted

The most convenient one to visit is Columbus Landing Beach. Bear in mind that this beach is a moderate distance away, so you won't have far to go if you're looking to enjoy a beautiful stretch of coastline. The historically important Columbus Landing Beach at Salt River Beach is the only spot on United States soil where members from Christopher Columbus' expedition were known to have touched land. The landing occurred in 1493, and it was also the site of the first armed fight between Europeans and natives.

Another location you might enjoy is Davis Bay which provides a fun, colorful scene of crowds and water activities. Davis Bay, located on the northwestern coast of St. Croix, features a long stretch of soft white sands and complimentary hammocks and beach chairs from the nearby resort. This beautiful beach that is good for families, as it invites guests to play in the exciting waters at Davis Bay. This beach is a convenient taxi cab trip away.

Nearby Areas

Stopping over at a town or community close to your hotel can be a nice day trip that brings variety to your trip, no matter if you're just exploring the area's hidden attractions, or experiencing the day in the life of a local. Arawak Bay: The Inn at Salt River is located in Clairmont, a neighborhood near Cane Bay; it is five miles (seven and a half kilometers) to the west-northwest of Christiansted.

The table below lists the areas that are closest to Arawak Bay: The Inn at Salt River:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Judith's Fancy 1.6 E
Spaldings 1.7 SE
Belvedere 2.1 W
Libanon Hill 2.1 SSW
Watt Town 2.1 S
Cane Bay 2.7 W
Alexandria 2.9 S
Golden Grove 3.4 S
Epworth 3.5 SSE

Nearby Attractions

Steeple Building

Tourists who want to learn about local culture and have some fun outdoors during their stay on St. Croix will quickly learn that Arawak Bay: The Inn at Salt River is a good spot to start all their adventures. In fact, this region touts a wide array of places to explore, like Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute, Peter Carl Limpricht Park, and The Lutheran Church. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute.

If these attractions don't interest you, you'll find a number of other choices nearby; the closest to this property are shown in the table below.

Attractions Near Arawak Bay Inn
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute Farm -- -- 2.3 mi. West-Southwest of Christiansted
Peter Carl Limpricht Park Park 4.3 SE Christiansted
The Lutheran Church Historical Site 4.8 ESE Downtown Christiansted
Government House Historical Site 4.8 ESE Downtown Christiansted
Apothecary Hall Museum 4.8 ESE Downtown Christiansted
St. Croix Archaeological Museum Museum 4.8 ESE Downtown Christiansted
Scale House Historical Site 4.8 ESE Downtown Christiansted
Customs House Historical Site 4.8 ESE Downtown Christiansted
Steeple Building Museum 4.8 ESE Downtown Christiansted
D Hamilton Jackson Park Park 4.8 ESE Downtown Christiansted
Fort Christiansted Historical Site 4.9 ESE Christiansted
Fort Sale Ruins Historical Site 0.7 E 4.3 mi. Northwest of Christiansted
Columbus Landing Site Historical Site 0.7 E 4.3 mi. Northwest of Christiansted
Fort Louisa Augusta Light Lighthouse 5.1 E Christiansted
Cane Garden Sugarmill Ruins Historical Site 6.1 SE 3.0 mi. South of Christiansted
Longford Sugarmill Ruins Historical Site 6.5 SE 2.2 mi. South of Christiansted
Green Cay National Wildlife Refuge Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 6.8 E Green Cay
Southgate Coastal Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 7.1 E 2.8 mi. East of Christiansted
Coakley Bay Ruins Historical Site 8.5 E 4.1 mi. East of Christiansted
Saint George Village Botanical Gardens Botanical Garden 5.7 SW 3.4 mi. East of Frederiksted
Cruzan Rum Factory Distillery 7.4 SW Carlton
Good Hope Plantation Ruins Historical Site 8.3 SW Carlton
Lawaetz Family Museum Museum 8.1 SW Frederiksted Southeast
Estate Whim Museum Museum -- -- Frederiksted Southeast
Hams Bluff Lighthouse Lighthouse 7.1 W 4.0 mi. North of Frederiksted
Estate Mount Washington Plantation Historical Site 8.1 W 2.2 mi. North of Frederiksted
Buddhoe Park Park 8.6 WSW Frederiksted
Fort Frederik Historical Site 8.7 WSW Frederiksted
Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts Museum 8.8 SW Frederiksted
Butler Bay Nature Preserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 8.4 W 2.7 mi. North of Frederiksted
Fairleigh Dickinson Territorial Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 12.8 E 8.4 mi. East of Christiansted
Point Udall Monument Monument 13.3 E 8.9 mi. East of Christiansted
Sandy Point National Wildlife Refuge Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 10.7 SW 2.3 mi. South-Southwest of Frederiksted
St. Croix East End Marine Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 14.1 E 9.7 mi. East of Christiansted

If you're searching for somewhere a little different to visit, Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute might be what the doctor ordered. Winner of the 2011 Environmental Quality Award from the EPA -- which is the highest honor given to a public farm -- the Ridge to Reef Farm (R2R) run by the Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute is the first and the only USDA certified organic farm in the US Virgin Islands. The farm came into being in 2010 and focuses on restoring land that was ravished for years of plantation farming, as well as the promotion of green and sustainable living.

Nearby Accommodations

When you're choosing a place to stay, it can often be worthwhile to learn about nearby lodging possibilities as a way to get a better feel for the surrounding area. You'll find lots of other destinations to look at prior to reaching a decision, as this section of St. Croix houses an excellent selection of hotels and resorts to pick from. If you'd like to get more info about lodging possibilities available nearby, consult the table below.

Accommodations near Arawak Bay Inn
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Villa Margarita Oceanfront Guesthouse 0.5 NE 4.6 mi. Northwest of Christiansted, St. Croix
Inn at Pelican Heights 2.0 ESE 2.8 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted, St. Croix
Cane Bay Reef Club 2.6 W Belvedere, St. Croix
Hibiscus Beach Resort 2.6 ESE 2.2 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted, St. Croix
Waves at Cane Bay 2.6 W 6.7 mi. Northeast of Frederiksted, St. Croix
The Palms at Pelican Cove 2.7 ESE 2.1 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted, St. Croix
Pelican Cove Beach Condos 2.9 ESE 1.9 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted, St. Croix
Renaissance Carambola Beach Resort & Spa 4.2 W 4.8 mi. Northeast of Frederiksted, St. Croix
Carringtons Inn 4.4 SE 1.0 mi. South West of Christiansted, St. Croix
Club Comanche 4.6 ESE Christiansted, St. Croix
 

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