If this sounds like you, choosing accommodations near the beach can make your trip to the US Virgin Islands even more special. If you or your group are big beach fans, Sugar Beach Condominiums is set in the perfect location for you. This property is located on the shore, so visitors can spend all day every day in the sun if that is what they want to do. This location is not located within the Virgin Islands' more crowded areas, meaning those visiting this particular area often have the shore all to themselves, allowing them to escape from all of the hustle and bustle of everyday life.
Obviously, since Sugar Beach Condominiums is located directly on Sugar Beach, sun bathing is popular with guests staying at this property. Named for the sugar white sands that rest on the beach, Sugar Beach is located behind a resort of the same name, and is often crowded only by resort guests sunning themselves and snorkeling. For travelers who are eager for some variety, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click on the following names to view our detailed article:
|Colony Cove||0.2||NNW||1.3 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted|
|Hibiscus Beach||1.0||NW||2.2 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted|
|Cormorant Beach||2.2||NW||Judith's Fancy|
|Grotto Beach||2.3||E||1.3 mi. East-Northeast of Christiansted|
|Mermaid Beach||2.5||E||1.5 mi. East-Northeast of Christiansted|
|Shoy's Beach||2.6||E||1.7 mi. Northeast of Christiansted|
|Columbus Landing Beach||3.2||NW||4.3 mi. Northwest of Christiansted|
|Half Penny Beach||3.6||SSE||2.9 mi. South of Christiansted|
|Tamarind Reef Beach||4.0||E||2.9 mi. East of Christiansted|
|Chenay Bay Beach||4.1||E||3.1 mi. East of Christiansted|
|Coakley Bay Beach||5.0||E||3.9 mi. East of Christiansted|
The most convenient option is Colony Cove. 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 interested in a more peaceful beach scene, Grotto Beach is an alternative worth considering. One of the beaches set on the Buccaneer Resort's property, Grotto Beach features not only the sandy surf, but a pool, a grill, and three holes of the golf course. Buccaneer guests enjoy the possible watersports available here. It's situated two and a half miles east of these accommodations.
Vacationers who are curious to know about what is close by might want to find out how far—or near—the closest neighboring city or town is from the property. Sugar Beach Condominiums is located in the heart of the island of St. Croix, 1.1 miles west-northwest of downtown Christiansted; it's one and a quarter miles (two kilometers) to the west-northwest of Christiansted.
The following table contains a listing of areas near Sugar Beach Condominiums:
|Golden Rock, St. Croix||0.5||SSW|
|downtown Christiansted, St. Croix||1.1||ESE|
|Christiansted, St. Croix||1.2||ESE|
|Annas Hope, St. Croix||1.8||SSW|
|Bugby Hole, St. Croix||2.0||S|
|Spaldings, St. Croix||2.0||W|
|Sion Farm, St. Croix||2.1||SW|
|Judith's Fancy, St. Croix||2.2||NW|
Tourists who crave an exciting itinerary during their trip to St. Croix will quickly learn that Sugar Beach Condominiums makes a great home-base to start their excursions. In fact, this area is simply full of different attractions to try, such as Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute, , and The Lutheran Church. Of the three, the closest is Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute.
These attractions are just a sample of what's in the area; find more listed in the following table.
|Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute||Farm||--||--||2.3 mi. West-Southwest of Christiansted|
|The Lutheran Church||Historical Site||1.2||ESE||Downtown Christiansted|
|Government House||Historical Site||1.2||ESE||Downtown Christiansted|
|Apothecary Hall||Museum||1.2||ESE||Downtown Christiansted|
|St. Croix Archaeological Museum||Museum||1.2||ESE||Downtown Christiansted|
|Scale House||Historical Site||1.2||ESE||Downtown Christiansted|
|Customs House||Historical Site||1.2||ESE||Downtown Christiansted|
|Steeple Building||Museum||1.2||ESE||Downtown Christiansted|
|Fort Christiansted||Historical Site||1.3||ESE||Christiansted|
|Fort Sale Ruins||Historical Site||3.1||NW||4.3 mi. Northwest of Christiansted|
|Columbus Landing Site||Historical Site||3.1||NW||4.3 mi. Northwest of Christiansted|
|Historical Site||3.4||S||3.0 mi. South of Christiansted|
|Historical Site||3.1||SE||2.2 mi. South of Christiansted|
|Green Cay National Wildlife Refuge||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||3.7||E||Green Cay|
|Southgate Coastal Reserve||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||3.8||E||2.8 mi. East of Christiansted|
|Coakley Bay Ruins||Historical Site||5.2||E||4.1 mi. East of Christiansted|
|Saint George Village Botanical Gardens||Botanical Garden||7.7||WSW||3.4 mi. East of Frederiksted|
|Cruzan Rum Factory||Distillery||9.3||WSW||Carlton|
|Lawaetz Family Museum||Museum||10.1||WSW||Frederiksted Southeast|
|Estate Whim Museum||Museum||--||--||Frederiksted Southeast|
|Hams Bluff Lighthouse||Lighthouse||10.3||W||4.0 mi. North of Frederiksted|
|Estate Mount Washington Plantation||Historical Site||11.0||W||2.2 mi. North of Frederiksted|
|Fort Frederik||Historical Site||11.1||W||Frederiksted|
|Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts||Museum||11.1||W||Frederiksted|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||11.4||W||2.7 mi. North of Frederiksted|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||9.5||E||8.4 mi. East of Christiansted|
|Point Udall Monument||Monument||10.1||E||8.9 mi. East of Christiansted|
|Sandy Point National Wildlife Refuge||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||12.7||WSW||2.3 mi. South-Southwest of Frederiksted|
|St. Croix East End Marine Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||10.9||E||9.7 mi. East of Christiansted|
If you're looking for somewhere interesting to go, Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute could be just 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.
When choosing a location to stay in, it can often be helpful to learn about nearby accommodations as a way to get a better feel for the surrounding area. You will be able to find plenty of additional destinations to look at prior to making a decision, as this part of St. Croix offers guests an exceptional range of resorts and hotels to choose from. If you'd like to find additional information on hotel booking options available close-by, consult the table below.
|Pelican Cove Beach Condos||0.8||NW||1.9 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted, St. Croix|
|The Palms at Pelican Cove||0.9||NW||2.1 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted, St. Croix|
|Club Comanche||1.0||SE||Christiansted, St. Croix|
|Holger Danske Hotel||1.0||ESE||Downtown Christiansted, St. Croix|
|Hibiscus Beach Resort||1.0||NW||2.2 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted, St. Croix|
|Hotel Caravelle||1.1||ESE||Downtown Christiansted, St. Croix|
|Carringtons Inn||1.1||SSE||1.0 mi. South West of Christiansted, St. Croix|
|Hotel on the Cay||1.2||E||Protestant Cay, Protestant Cay|
|King Christian Hotel||1.2||ESE||Downtown Christiansted, St. Croix|
|1.6||NW||2.8 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted, St. Croix|
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