The inviting beaches in the US Virgin Islands are touted by locals as the most alluring attractions in the Caribbean. Many guests are excited to learn that this property is right on the water and sand, so you won't need to go very far to enjoy the pleasant coast.
Needless to say, since Pelican Cove Beach Condos is positioned directly on Hibiscus Beach, relaxing on the sand 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 guests who want to venture farther away, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click the names below to learn more:
|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|
|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 Pelican Cove Beach Condos. 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 you're searching for a more secluded and private beach scene, Columbus Landing Beach might be just right for you. 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. You can find it located two and a half miles northwest of the property.
Visiting the town or local neighborhood nearest to your hotel can add to the enjoyment of your vacation, no matter if you're just exploring the area's hidden attractions, or experiencing the day in the life of a local. Pelican Cove Beach Condos is located on the island of St. Croix, 1.9 miles northwest of downtown Christiansted; it is two miles (three kilometers) to the west-northwest of Christiansted.
The areas that are closest to Pelican Cove Beach Condos are listed in the table below:
|Golden Rock, St. Croix||1.0||SSE|
|Spaldings, St. Croix||1.4||W|
|Judith's Fancy, St. Croix||1.4||NW|
|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|
Travelers who want to enjoy plenty of activities during their stay on St. Croix will quickly learn that Pelican Cove Beach Condos is in a lovely location that's both active and serene. You will find that this particular region boasts plenty of places for travelers to explore, such as Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute, , and The Lutheran Church. The nearest attraction of the three is Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute.
When it comes to finding area attractions that are just right for your family, it's best to know all your options, like those listed in the following table.
|Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute||Farm||--||--||2.3 mi. West-Southwest of 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|
|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|
|Historical Site||4.0||S||3.0 mi. South of Christiansted|
|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|
|Lawaetz Family Museum||Museum||9.8||WSW||Frederiksted Southeast|
|Estate Whim Plantation 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|
|Fort Frederik||Historical Site||10.7||W||Frederiksted|
|Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts||Museum||10.7||WSW||Frederiksted|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||10.8||W||2.7 mi. North of Frederiksted|
|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 searching for an enjoyable experience, Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute could be a good option. 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 choosing where to book your stay, it's sometimes a good idea to find out about nearby lodging possibilities as a way to better understand the region. You'll find no shortage of other destinations to learn about before making a decision, as this section of St. Croix is home to a sweeping selection of resorts and hotels to pick from. Consult the following table to get a complete list of hotel booking options you can find in the surrounding area.
|The Palms at Pelican Cove||0.2||NW||2.1 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted, St. Croix|
|Hibiscus Beach Resort||0.3||NW||2.2 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted, St. Croix|
|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|
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