What's Located Around Tamarind Reef Hotel

Quite a few travelers plan to take a trip to US Virgin Islands just to experience the beautiful beaches that the island group is so proud of.

If you are looking forward to the beach more than anything, Tamarind Reef Hotel is set in the perfect location for you. This property is situated on the water, so guests can spend all of their time soaking up the sun if they so desire.

Nearby Beaches

Obviously, since Tamarind Reef Hotel sits directly on Shoy's Beach, relaxing at the water's edge is popular with guests staying 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 travelers who are willing to venture off site, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Clicking on each link below allows you to learn more:

Beaches Near Tamarind Hotel
Beach Distance Direction Location
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
Wacho Beach 4.4 SW Bamboo
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

The nearest one is Tamarind Reef Beach. 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 there are nearby public restrooms.

If instead you're looking for a place where surfers and sunbathers can find solitude, 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 located a mile west-southwest of the resort.

Nearby Areas

Visitors who want to know a little bit more about what's located nearby might want to find out how far—or near—the nearby town or city is from their accommodations. Tamarind Reef Hotel is located near the center of the island of St. Croix, 2.4 miles east-northeast of downtown Christiansted; it is two and a half miles (three and a half kilometers) to the east-northeast of Christiansted.

The areas found closest to Tamarind Reef Hotel are listed below.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Butzberg 0.5 S
Sally's Fancy 1.9 S
Protestant Cay 2.2 WSW
Christiansted 2.3 WSW
Carden 2.3 E
downtown Christiansted 2.4 WSW
Frankfield 2.6 E
Cotton Valley 3.4 E
Golden Rock 3.6 W
Bugby Hole 3.7 SW

Nearby Attractions

Steeple Building

Visitors who prefer to stay active and on-the-go while visiting St. Croix will quickly learn that Tamarind Reef Hotel is in a lovely location that's both active and serene. As a matter of fact, this section of St. Croix has a lot of spots for vacationers to explore, like Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute, Peter Carl Limpricht Park, and The Lutheran Church, to name a few. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute.

There are plenty of other attractions to keep all kinds of travelers happy; find them named in the following table.

Attractions Near Tamarind Hotel
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute Farm -- -- 2.3 mi. West-Southwest of Christiansted
Peter Carl Limpricht Park Park 2.9 WSW 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
D Hamilton Jackson Park Park 2.2 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
Fort Louisa Augusta Light Lighthouse 1.6 W Christiansted
Cane Garden Sugarmill Ruins Historical Site 4.8 SW 3.0 mi. South of Christiansted
Longford Sugarmill Ruins 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
Good Hope Plantation Ruins Historical Site 13.1 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
Buddhoe Park Park 14.3 W Frederiksted
Fort Frederik Historical Site 14.3 W Frederiksted
Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts Museum 14.4 W Frederiksted
Butler Bay Nature Preserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 14.6 W 2.7 mi. North of Frederiksted
Fairleigh Dickinson Territorial Park 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 on the lookout for an enjoyable experience, 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

When choosing where to book your stay, it is often a good idea to learn more about nearby accommodations in order to get a feel for the surrounding area. You'll be able to find lots of other places to think about before coming to a decision, as this portion of St. Croix houses a sweeping range of resort and hotel options. If you'd like to find additional information about the booking options available in the region, see the following table.

Accommodations near Tamarind Hotel
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
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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