Often, people have decided to vacation in US Virgin Islands knowing that they'll get to see the amazing beaches that the islands are famous for. If all you can think about is the beach, Divi Carina Bay Resort & Casino has what you need. This site is set on the water, so guests can spend as much time as they like soaking up the sun if that is what they want to do. This location is located outside of the more congested parts of the Virgin Islands, meaning guests oftentimes find themselves alone on the beach, giving them the opportunity to listen to the waves coming in, rather than the crowds of people going by.
Obviously, since Divi Carina Bay Resort & Casino is located directly on Turner Hole, sun bathing is popular with guests staying here. Turner Hole is popular amongst locals who are looking for a quiet spot to get away with the family. For guests who are willing to venture off site, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click the name of each one in the table to view a detailed discussion:
|Reef Beach||0.9||N||6.6 mi. East of Christiansted, St. Croix|
|Grapetree Beach||1.1||ENE||Knight, St. Croix|
|Jack's Bay Beach||1.5||E||7.8 mi. East of Christiansted, St. Croix|
|Cramer Park||1.7||NE||7.7 mi. East of Christiansted, St. Croix|
|Isaac Bay Beach||2.2||E||8.5 mi. East of Christiansted, St. Croix|
|Coakley Bay Beach||2.8||WNW||3.9 mi. East of Christiansted, St. Croix|
|Turtle Beach||3.3||NNW||Buck Island|
|Chenay Bay Beach||3.7||WNW||3.1 mi. East of Christiansted, St. Croix|
|Tamarind Reef Beach||3.8||WNW||2.9 mi. East of Christiansted, St. Croix|
The nearest one is Reef Beach. Reef Beach, located on St. Croix, features soft sand, palm trees, and a beautiful view of the clear sea. Sit on the beach amid stunning views and watch the windsurfers dance along the waters, or spend some time in the colorful beach bar and restaurant, where you'll find spectacular local fare.
If you're interested in a more secluded spot of sand, Jack's Bay Beach might be a good choice. Located on the east end of St. Croix, Jack's Bay provides a remote, natural beach experience. Rarely populated, the beach area provides a long stretch of soft, white sand and clear waters. You can find it a mile and a half east of the resort.
Visitors who are curious about what's in the surrounding area might want to find out how far—or near—the nearby town or city is from their location. Divi Carina Bay Resort & Casino is found in East End, a neighborhood near Cotton Valley; it is 6.4 miles to the east of Christiansted.
The areas that are closest to Divi Carina Bay Resort & Casino are listed in the table below:
|Knight, St. Croix||1.0||ENE|
|Cotton Valley, St. Croix||1.2||NW|
|Frankfield, St. Croix||2.0||NW|
|Carden, St. Croix||2.2||W|
|Sally's Fancy, St. Croix||4.0||W|
|Butzberg, St. Croix||4.5||W|
|Christiansted, St. Croix||6.4||W|
|downtown Christiansted, St. Croix||6.5||W|
Divi Carina Bay Resort & Casino is a great lodging option for active travelers. There are an abundance of fun activities to be found when exploring near this lodging. In fact, this region touts a wide array of places to explore, like Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute, , and The Lutheran Church, to name a few. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute.
To keep your entire group happy, you may need to browse several of this area's attractions, many of which are shown in the table below.
|Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute||Farm||--||--||2.3 mi. West-Southwest of Christiansted|
|The Lutheran Church||Historical Site||6.5||W||Downtown Christiansted|
|Government House||Historical Site||6.4||W||Downtown Christiansted|
|Apothecary Hall||Museum||6.4||W||Downtown Christiansted|
|St. Croix Archaeological Museum||Museum||6.4||W||Downtown Christiansted|
|Scale House||Historical Site||6.4||W||Downtown Christiansted|
|Customs House||Historical Site||6.4||W||Downtown Christiansted|
|Steeple Building||Museum||6.4||W||Downtown Christiansted|
|Fort Christiansted||Historical Site||6.3||W||Christiansted|
|Fort Sale Ruins||Historical Site||10.4||W||4.3 mi. Northwest of Christiansted|
|Columbus Landing Site||Historical Site||10.4||W||4.3 mi. Northwest of Christiansted|
|Historical Site||7.5||WSW||3.0 mi. South of Christiansted|
|Historical Site||6.0||W||2.2 mi. South of Christiansted|
|Green Cay National Wildlife Refuge||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||4.3||WNW||Green Cay|
|Southgate Coastal Reserve||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||3.9||W||2.8 mi. East of Christiansted|
|Coakley Bay Ruins||Historical Site||2.6||WNW||4.1 mi. East of Christiansted|
|Saint George Village Botanical Gardens||Botanical Garden||14.9||W||3.4 mi. East of Frederiksted|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||2.2||ENE||8.4 mi. East of Christiansted|
|Point Udall Monument||Monument||2.7||ENE||8.9 mi. East of Christiansted|
|St. Croix East End Marine Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||3.5||E||9.7 mi. East of Christiansted|
If you're looking for a place where you can while away some free time, Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute is an option worth considering. 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.
When you're deciding where to stay, it can often be worthwhile to learn more about nearby accommodation options in order to get a better feel for the region. Even though there are only a couple of other resort and hotel options in this part of St. Croix, its quiet surroundings make it an ideal choice for guests looking to find a secluded getaway. Nonetheless, you can still encounter other accommodations by heading out a little farther. The table that follows shows all of the hotel booking possibilities that are available in the surrounding area.
|Chenay Bay Beach Resort||3.6||WNW||3.1 mi. East of Christiansted, St. Croix|
|Tamarind Reef Hotel||4.5||W||2.3 mi. East-Northeast of Christiansted, St. Croix|
|Buccaneer||5.1||W||1.6 mi. East-Northeast of Christiansted, St. Croix|
|Hotel on the Cay||6.4||W||Protestant Cay, Protestant Cay|
|King Christian Hotel||6.4||W||Downtown Christiansted, St. Croix|
|Hotel Caravelle||6.5||W||Downtown Christiansted, St. Croix|
|Holger Danske Hotel||6.6||W||Downtown Christiansted, St. Croix|
|Club Comanche||6.7||W||Christiansted, St. Croix|
|Carringtons Inn||7.2||W||1.0 mi. South West of Christiansted, St. Croix|
|Pelican Cove Beach Condos||8.2||W||1.9 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted, St. Croix|
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