What's Located Around Pelican Cove Beach Condos

Lots of people make plans to come to US Virgin Islands just to experience the breath-taking beaches that the island group is famous for.

Therefore, most guests are delighted that this property is located directly on the waterfront, so you won't have to go very far to see one of the most naturally beautiful features of the area.

Nearby Beaches

Hibiscus Beach

Of course, since Pelican Cove Beach Condos is located right on Hibiscus Beach, laying out in the sun is popular with guests staying at this property. 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 those who are willing to venture off site, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click on the names below to view our detailed article:

Beaches Near Pelican Cove
Beach Distance Direction Location
Colony Cove 0.6 SE 1.3 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted
Sugar Beach 0.7 SE 1.2 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted
Cormorant Beach 1.5 NW Judith's Fancy
Columbus Landing Beach 2.4 NW 4.3 mi. Northwest of Christiansted
Grotto Beach 2.9 E 1.3 mi. East-Northeast of Christiansted
Mermaid Beach 3.1 E 1.5 mi. East-Northeast of Christiansted
Shoy's Beach 3.2 E 1.7 mi. Northeast of Christiansted
Wacho Beach 4.1 SSE Bamboo
Half Penny Beach 4.3 SSE 2.9 mi. South of Christiansted
Tamarind Reef Beach 4.5 E 2.9 mi. East of Christiansted
Chenay Bay Beach 4.6 E 3.1 mi. East of Christiansted

Colony Cove is probably the most convenient option to visit near the hotel. A popular spot for snorkeling, Colony Cove is frequented by guests of the Colony Cove Beach Resort that calls the sandy spot its own.

If instead you're looking for a more peaceful beach scene, 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 can be found only a meager trip away.

Nearby Areas

Visitors who are interested to know about what's located nearby may be wondering how close (or far) the nearby town or city is from their location. Pelican Cove Beach Condos is situated on the island of St. Croix, 1.9 miles northwest of downtown Christiansted; it is 1.9 miles to the west-northwest of Christiansted.

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Pelican Cove Beach Condos.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Golden Rock, St. Croix 1.0 SSE
Spaldings, St. Croix 1.4 W
Judith's Fancy, St. Croix 1.4 NW
Protestant Cay 1.8 ESE
downtown Christiansted, St. Croix 1.9 SE
Christiansted, St. Croix 1.9 ESE
Annas Hope, St. Croix 2.1 S
Sion Farm, St. Croix 2.2 SSW
Epworth, St. Croix 2.6 SW

Nearby Attractions

Steeple Building

Visitors who crave an exciting itinerary during their trip to St. Croix will quickly learn that Pelican Cove Beach Condos makes a great base for their tropical explorations. As a matter of fact, this region is simply full of places for travelers to explore, like Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute, Peter Carl Limpricht Park, and The Lutheran Church. The closest of the three is Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute.

These provide just a sample of all your options; for more attractions in this area, see those named in the following table.

Attractions Near Pelican Cove
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute Farm -- -- 2.3 mi. West-Southwest of Christiansted
Peter Carl Limpricht Park Park 1.5 SE Christiansted
The Lutheran Church Historical Site 1.9 SE Downtown Christiansted
Government House Historical Site 1.9 SE Downtown Christiansted
Apothecary Hall Museum 1.9 SE Downtown Christiansted
St. Croix Archaeological Museum Museum 2.0 SE Downtown Christiansted
Scale House Historical Site 1.9 ESE Downtown Christiansted
Customs House Historical Site 2.0 ESE Downtown Christiansted
Steeple Building Museum 2.0 ESE Downtown Christiansted
D Hamilton Jackson Park Park 2.0 ESE Downtown Christiansted
Fort Christiansted Historical Site 2.0 ESE Christiansted
Fort Sale Ruins Historical Site 2.3 NW 4.3 mi. Northwest of Christiansted
Columbus Landing Site Historical Site 2.4 NW 4.3 mi. Northwest of Christiansted
Fort Louisa Augusta Light Lighthouse 2.3 E Christiansted
Cane Garden Sugarmill Ruins Historical Site 4.0 S 3.0 mi. South of Christiansted
Longford Sugarmill Ruins Historical Site 3.8 SE 2.2 mi. South of Christiansted
Green Cay National Wildlife Refuge Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 4.2 E Green Cay
Southgate Coastal Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 4.4 E 2.8 mi. East of Christiansted
Coakley Bay Ruins Historical Site 5.8 E 4.1 mi. East of Christiansted
Saint George Village Botanical Gardens Botanical Garden 7.3 WSW 3.4 mi. East of Frederiksted
Cruzan Rum Factory Distillery 8.9 WSW Carlton
Good Hope Plantation Ruins Historical Site 9.7 SW Carlton
Lawaetz Family Museum Museum 9.8 WSW Frederiksted Southeast
Estate Whim Museum Museum -- -- Frederiksted Southeast
Hams Bluff Lighthouse Lighthouse 9.7 W 4.0 mi. North of Frederiksted
Estate Mount Washington Plantation Historical Site 10.5 W 2.2 mi. North of Frederiksted
Buddhoe Park Park 10.6 W Frederiksted
Fort Frederik Historical Site 10.7 W Frederiksted
Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts Museum 10.7 WSW Frederiksted
Butler Bay Nature Preserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 10.8 W 2.7 mi. North of Frederiksted
Fairleigh Dickinson Territorial Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 10.1 E 8.4 mi. East of Christiansted
Point Udall Monument Monument 10.6 E 8.9 mi. East of Christiansted
Sandy Point National Wildlife Refuge Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 12.4 WSW 2.3 mi. South-Southwest of Frederiksted
St. Croix East End Marine Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 11.4 E 9.7 mi. East of Christiansted

If you're looking for a chance to see something a little different, Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute is an alternative 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.

Nearby Accommodations

Learning about nearby hotel booking possibilities is often an excellent way to get a feel for the area. You will be able to find no shortage of additional destinations to think about nearby, as this part of St. Croix plays host to an impressive variety of hotels and resorts to pick from. The following table lists all the lodging possibilities you'll find in the vicinity.

Accommodations near Pelican Cove
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
The Palms at Pelican Cove 0.2 NW 2.1 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted, St. Croix
Inn at Pelican Heights 0.9 WNW 2.8 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted, St. Croix
Holger Danske Hotel 1.8 SE Downtown Christiansted, St. Croix
Club Comanche 1.8 SE Christiansted, St. Croix
Carringtons Inn 1.8 SE 1.0 mi. South West of Christiansted, St. Croix
Hotel Caravelle 1.8 SE Downtown Christiansted, St. Croix
Hotel on the Cay 1.9 ESE Protestant Cay, Protestant Cay
King Christian Hotel 1.9 ESE Downtown Christiansted, St. Croix
Villa Margarita Oceanfront Guesthouse 2.6 NW 4.6 mi. Northwest of Christiansted, St. Croix
Arawak Bay: The Inn at Salt River 2.9 WNW Clairmont, St. Croix
 

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