What's Near Hibiscus Beach Resort

The handsome beaches in the US Virgin Islands are touted by locals as the most enticing outdoor sights in the Caribbean. If you or your group are big beach fans, Hibiscus Beach Resort has what you need. This lodging is set right on the water, so guests can spend their whole trip soaking up the sun if that is what they want to do.

Nearby Beaches

Hibiscus Beach

Of course, since Hibiscus Beach Resort is located directly on Hibiscus Beach, laying out in the sun is popular with guests staying here. Located at Hibiscus Beach Resort just west of Christiansted, Hibiscus Beach is known for its snorkeling -- though snorkelers are warned to keep an eye out for a strong undertow when the water is rough. For travelers who want some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Click the names below to view our detailed article:

Beaches Near Hibiscus Beach Resort
Beach Distance Direction Location
Colony Cove 0.9 SE 1.3 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted
Sugar Beach 1.0 SE 1.2 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted
Cormorant Beach 1.2 NW Judith's Fancy
Columbus Landing Beach 2.1 NW 4.3 mi. Northwest of Christiansted
Grotto Beach 3.2 E 1.3 mi. East-Northeast of Christiansted
Mermaid Beach 3.3 E 1.5 mi. East-Northeast of Christiansted
Shoy's Beach 3.4 E 1.7 mi. Northeast of Christiansted
Wacho Beach 4.3 SSE Bamboo
Half Penny Beach 4.5 SE 2.9 mi. South of Christiansted
Tamarind Reef Beach 4.8 E 2.9 mi. East of Christiansted
Chenay Bay Beach 4.9 E 3.1 mi. East of Christiansted

Colony Cove is the one that's nearest to the resort. A popular spot for snorkeling, Colony Cove is frequented by guests of the Colony Cove Beach Resort that calls the sandy spot its own.

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If you're on the lookout for plenty of sand, surf and seclusion, Columbus Landing Beach may be just what you're looking for. 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. It's located two miles northwest of these accommodations.

Nearby Areas

Paying a visit to the towns or communities located closest to your resort can add a little something extra to your vacation, no matter if you're just experiencing a night out in the area, or simply experiencing some of the local culture while on your trip. Hibiscus Beach Resort is found near the heart of the island of St. Croix, 2.1 miles northwest of downtown Christiansted; it is two miles (three and a half kilometers) to the west-northwest of Christiansted.

The following table contains a listing of areas near Hibiscus Beach Resort:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Judith's Fancy, St. Croix 1.2 NW
Golden Rock, St. Croix 1.2 SSE
Spaldings, St. Croix 1.2 W
Protestant Cay 2.1 ESE
downtown Christiansted, St. Croix 2.1 SE
Christiansted, St. Croix 2.2 ESE
Sion Farm, St. Croix 2.2 SSW
Annas Hope, St. Croix 2.3 S
Clairmont, St. Croix 2.5 WNW

Nearby Attractions

Steeple Building

Travelers who want to be in the middle of the action during their stay on St. Croix will quickly learn that Hibiscus Beach Resort is in a great location for being active. In fact, this region is simply full of places for travelers to explore, such as Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute, Peter Carl Limpricht Park, and The Lutheran Church. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute.

When it comes to keeping the whole group smiling, you'll need to explore all your attraction options, like those listed in the table below.

Attractions Near Hibiscus Beach Resort
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute Farm -- -- 2.3 mi. West-Southwest of Christiansted
Peter Carl Limpricht Park Park 1.8 SE Christiansted
The Lutheran Church Historical Site 2.2 SE Downtown Christiansted
Government House Historical Site 2.2 SE Downtown Christiansted
Apothecary Hall Museum 2.2 SE Downtown Christiansted
St. Croix Archaeological Museum Museum 2.2 SE Downtown Christiansted
Scale House Historical Site 2.2 ESE Downtown Christiansted
Customs House Historical Site 2.2 ESE Downtown Christiansted
Steeple Building Museum 2.3 ESE Downtown Christiansted
D Hamilton Jackson Park Park 2.3 ESE Downtown Christiansted
Fort Christiansted Historical Site 2.3 ESE Christiansted
Fort Sale Ruins Historical Site 2.1 NW 4.3 mi. Northwest of Christiansted
Columbus Landing Site Historical Site 2.1 NW 4.3 mi. Northwest of Christiansted
Fort Louisa Augusta Light Lighthouse 2.5 E Christiansted
Cane Garden Sugarmill Ruins Historical Site 4.2 S 3.0 mi. South of Christiansted
Longford Sugarmill Ruins Historical Site 4.1 SE 2.2 mi. South of Christiansted
Green Cay National Wildlife Refuge Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 4.4 E Green Cay
Southgate Coastal Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 4.6 E 2.8 mi. East of Christiansted
Coakley Bay Ruins Historical Site 6.0 E 4.1 mi. East of Christiansted
Saint George Village Botanical Gardens Botanical Garden 7.2 WSW 3.4 mi. East of Frederiksted
Cruzan Rum Factory Distillery 8.8 WSW Carlton
Good Hope Plantation Ruins Historical Site 9.6 SW Carlton
Lawaetz Family Museum Museum 9.6 WSW Frederiksted Southeast
Estate Whim Plantation Museum Museum -- -- Frederiksted Southeast
Hams Bluff Lighthouse Lighthouse 9.5 W 4.0 mi. North of Frederiksted
Estate Mount Washington Plantation Historical Site 10.3 W 2.2 mi. North of Frederiksted
Buddhoe Park Park 10.5 WSW Frederiksted
Fort Frederik Historical Site 10.5 WSW Frederiksted
Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts Museum 10.5 WSW Frederiksted
Butler Bay Nature Preserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 10.6 W 2.7 mi. North of Frederiksted
Fairleigh Dickinson Territorial Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 10.3 E 8.4 mi. East of Christiansted
Point Udall Monument Monument 10.9 E 8.9 mi. East of Christiansted
Sandy Point National Wildlife Refuge Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 12.2 WSW 2.3 mi. South-Southwest of Frederiksted
St. Croix East End Marine Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 11.7 E 9.7 mi. East of Christiansted

If you're searching for somewhere interesting to go, Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute might be a good choice. 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 deciding on a place to stay, it's often helpful to learn about nearby accommodations in order to get a feel for the region. You'll be able to find lots of additional destinations to consider in the vicinity, as this portion of St. Croix plays host to a wide selection of hotel and resort options. To find out more about lodging options available in the vicinity, consult the following table.

Accommodations near Hibiscus Beach Resort
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
The Palms at Pelican Cove 0.1 ESE 2.1 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted, St. Croix
Pelican Cove Beach Condos 0.3 SE 1.9 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted, St. Croix
Inn at Pelican Heights 0.6 W 2.8 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted, St. Croix
Carringtons Inn 2.0 SE 1.0 mi. South West of Christiansted, St. Croix
Holger Danske Hotel 2.0 SE Downtown Christiansted, St. Croix
Club Comanche 2.1 SE Christiansted, St. Croix
Hotel Caravelle 2.1 SE Downtown Christiansted, St. Croix
Hotel on the Cay 2.2 ESE Protestant Cay, Protestant Cay
King Christian Hotel 2.2 ESE Downtown Christiansted, St. Croix
Villa Margarita Oceanfront Guesthouse 2.3 NW 4.6 mi. Northwest of Christiansted, St. Croix

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