Sometimes booking a hotel near the right beach can make your vacation in the US Virgin Islands even more special.
Therefore, most guests are delighted that Tamarind Reef Hotel is located on the water, so you won't need to go out of your way to experience first hand what makes the area such a popular vacation destination.
Obviously, since Tamarind Reef Hotel was built directly on Shoy's Beach, sun bathing is one of the main attractions here. One of three beaches with ties to the Buccaneer Resort, Shoy's Beach is great for swimming and sunbathing. Usually this spot is crowded with resort guests, but others are welcome to join in the fun. For guests who want to venture farther away, the following options each offer something a little different. Click the names below to learn more:
|Tamarind Reef Beach||0.7||E||2.9 mi. East of Christiansted|
|Mermaid Beach||0.8||WSW||1.5 mi. East-Northeast of Christiansted|
|Chenay Bay Beach||0.9||E||3.1 mi. East of Christiansted|
|Grotto Beach||1.0||WSW||1.3 mi. East-Northeast of Christiansted|
|Coakley Bay Beach||1.8||E||3.9 mi. East of Christiansted|
|Sugar Beach||3.2||W||1.2 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted|
|Colony Cove||3.3||W||1.3 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted|
|Turtle Beach||3.4||NE||Buck Island|
|Hibiscus Beach||4.0||W||2.2 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted|
|Half Penny Beach||4.2||SSW||2.9 mi. South of Christiansted|
|Turner Hole||4.6||E||6.5 mi. East of Christiansted|
|Reef Beach||4.6||E||6.6 mi. East of Christiansted|
|Cormorant Beach||4.9||W||Judith's Fancy|
Tamarind Reef Beach is the closest to the resort. Tamarind Reef Beach, located on St. Croix, offers a great beach experience for the whole family. Lined with sea grapes and palm trees, the soft, sandy shoreline is great for strolling along and ideal for suntanning. Even when bringing the little ones, you can spend hours at Tamarind Reef Beach, since you'll find public bathrooms on-site.
If you're on the lookout for an enjoyable secluded beach, Grotto Beach might be a good choice. 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. You can find it a mile west-southwest of these accommodations.
Guests seeking to learn a bit more about the surrounding area's offerings may want to know how far the nearest town or city is from their location. Tamarind Reef Hotel is found on the island of St. Croix, 2.4 miles east-northeast of downtown Christiansted; it is 2.3 miles to the east-northeast of Christiansted.
The areas that are closest to Tamarind Reef Hotel are listed in the table below:
Visitors who want to be in the middle of the action while vacationing on St. Croix will quickly learn that Tamarind Reef Hotel is in a great location for being active. In fact, this area has countless opportunities for exploration, including Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute, , 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 finding area attractions that are just right for your family, it's best to know all your options, like those listed in the table below.
|Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute||Farm||--||--||2.3 mi. West-Southwest of Christiansted|
|The Lutheran Church||Historical Site||2.4||WSW||Downtown Christiansted|
|Government House||Historical Site||2.4||WSW||Downtown Christiansted|
|Apothecary Hall||Museum||2.4||WSW||Downtown Christiansted|
|St. Croix Archaeological Museum||Museum||2.4||WSW||Downtown Christiansted|
|Scale House||Historical Site||2.3||WSW||Downtown Christiansted|
|Customs House||Historical Site||2.3||WSW||Downtown Christiansted|
|Steeple Building||Museum||2.3||WSW||Downtown Christiansted|
|Fort Christiansted||Historical Site||2.2||WSW||Christiansted|
|Fort Sale Ruins||Historical Site||5.9||W||4.3 mi. Northwest of Christiansted|
|Columbus Landing Site||Historical Site||5.9||W||4.3 mi. Northwest of Christiansted|
|Historical Site||4.8||SW||3.0 mi. South of Christiansted|
|Historical Site||3.4||SSW||2.2 mi. South of Christiansted|
|Green Cay National Wildlife Refuge||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||0.6||NE||Green Cay|
|Southgate Coastal Reserve||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||0.6||ESE||2.8 mi. East of Christiansted|
|Coakley Bay Ruins||Historical Site||2.0||E||4.1 mi. East of Christiansted|
|Saint George Village Botanical Gardens||Botanical Garden||10.9||W||3.4 mi. East of Frederiksted|
|Cruzan Rum Factory||Distillery||12.5||WSW||Carlton|
|Lawaetz Family Museum||Museum||13.3||WSW||Frederiksted Southeast|
|Estate Whim Museum||Museum||--||--||Frederiksted Southeast|
|Hams Bluff Lighthouse||Lighthouse||13.5||W||4.0 mi. North of Frederiksted|
|Estate Mount Washington Plantation||Historical Site||14.2||W||2.2 mi. North of Frederiksted|
|Fort Frederik||Historical Site||14.3||W||Frederiksted|
|Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts||Museum||14.4||W||Frederiksted|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||14.6||W||2.7 mi. North of Frederiksted|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||6.3||E||8.4 mi. East of Christiansted|
|Point Udall Monument||Monument||6.9||E||8.9 mi. East of Christiansted|
|St. Croix East End Marine Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||7.7||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 might be the right choice for you. 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 sometimes be a good idea to learn about nearby lodging options as a means to get a better feel for the region. You will find plenty of other destinations to consider before reaching a decision, as this part of St. Croix offers vacationers a wide variety of hotels and resorts to pick from. Get the details you need about the area's booking options by viewing the table below.
|Buccaneer||0.8||SW||1.5 mi. East-Northeast of Christiansted, St. Croix|
|Chenay Bay Beach Resort||0.9||E||3.1 mi. East of Christiansted, St. Croix|
|Hotel on the Cay||2.2||WSW||Protestant Cay, Protestant Cay|
|King Christian Hotel||2.3||WSW||Downtown Christiansted, St. Croix|
|Hotel Caravelle||2.4||WSW||Downtown Christiansted, St. Croix|
|Holger Danske Hotel||2.5||WSW||Downtown Christiansted, St. Croix|
|Club Comanche||2.6||WSW||Christiansted, St. Croix|
|Carringtons Inn||3.3||WSW||1.0 mi. South West of Christiansted, St. Croix|
|Pelican Cove Beach Condos||3.8||W||1.9 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted, St. Croix|
|The Palms at Pelican Cove||3.9||W||2.1 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted, St. Croix|
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