What's Located Around The Palms at Pelican Cove

The active and pretty beaches in the US Virgin Islands are undoubtedly some of the best attractions that you'll find on the islands. Luckily, The Palms at Pelican Cove is located on the water, so you won't have to go very far to have an amazing view of the water.

Nearby Beaches

Hibiscus Beach

Naturally, since The Palms at Pelican Cove is located 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 those who want to venture farther away, the following options each offer something a little different. Clicking on each link below allows you to learn more:

Beaches Near The Palms
Beach Distance Direction Location
Colony Cove 0.8 SE 1.3 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted
Sugar Beach 0.9 SE 1.2 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted
Cormorant Beach 1.3 NW Judith's Fancy
Columbus Landing Beach 2.2 NW 4.3 mi. Northwest of Christiansted
Grotto Beach 3.1 E 1.3 mi. East-Northeast of Christiansted
Mermaid Beach 3.2 E 1.5 mi. East-Northeast of Christiansted
Shoy's Beach 3.3 E 1.7 mi. Northeast of Christiansted
Wacho Beach 4.2 SSE Bamboo
Half Penny Beach 4.4 SSE 2.9 mi. South of Christiansted
Tamarind Reef Beach 4.7 E 2.9 mi. East of Christiansted
Chenay Bay Beach 4.8 E 3.1 mi. East of Christiansted

Colony Cove is the closest choice to consider near this property. A popular spot for snorkeling, Colony Cove is frequented by guests of the Colony Cove Beach Resort that calls the sandy spot its own.

Accommodations Map

If instead you're interested in plenty of sand, surf and seclusion, 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. It's situated two miles northwest of the hotel.

Nearby Areas

Travelers seeking to learn a bit more about what's in the surrounding area may want to know how far the closest town or city is from their accommodations. The Palms at Pelican Cove is located on the island of St. Croix, 2.0 miles northwest of downtown Christiansted; it's 2.1 miles to the west-northwest of Christiansted.

The table below lists the areas that are closest to The Palms at Pelican Cove:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Golden Rock, St. Croix 1.1 SSE
Judith's Fancy, St. Croix 1.3 NW
Spaldings, St. Croix 1.3 W
Protestant Cay 2.0 ESE
downtown Christiansted, St. Croix 2.0 SE
Christiansted, St. Croix 2.1 ESE
Sion Farm, St. Croix 2.2 SSW
Annas Hope, St. Croix 2.2 S
Clairmont, St. Croix 2.6 WNW

Nearby Attractions

Steeple Building

The Palms at Pelican Cove makes for a great place to stay for active tourists. There are a good amount of active pursuits to be found when exploring near this accommodation. As a matter of fact, this area has a lot of places for vacationers to explore, like Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute, Peter Carl Limpricht Park, and The Lutheran Church, to name a few. Of the three, the closest is Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute.

In search of even more activities to keep you busy? Take a look at all the things to do near the property, which are listed in the table below.

Attractions Near The Palms
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute Farm -- -- 2.3 mi. West-Southwest of Christiansted
Peter Carl Limpricht Park Park 1.7 SE Christiansted
The Lutheran Church Historical Site 2.1 SE Downtown Christiansted
Government House Historical Site 2.1 SE Downtown Christiansted
Apothecary Hall Museum 2.1 SE Downtown Christiansted
St. Croix Archaeological Museum Museum 2.1 SE Downtown Christiansted
Scale House Historical Site 2.1 ESE Downtown Christiansted
Customs House Historical Site 2.1 ESE Downtown Christiansted
Steeple Building Museum 2.2 ESE Downtown Christiansted
D Hamilton Jackson Park Park 2.2 ESE Downtown Christiansted
Fort Christiansted Historical Site 2.2 ESE Christiansted
Fort Sale Ruins Historical Site 2.2 NW 4.3 mi. Northwest of Christiansted
Columbus Landing Site Historical Site 2.2 NW 4.3 mi. Northwest of Christiansted
Fort Louisa Augusta Light Lighthouse 2.4 E Christiansted
Cane Garden Sugarmill Ruins Historical Site 4.1 S 3.0 mi. South of Christiansted
Longford Sugarmill Ruins Historical Site 4.0 SE 2.2 mi. South of Christiansted
Green Cay National Wildlife Refuge Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 4.3 E Green Cay
Southgate Coastal Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 4.5 E 2.8 mi. East of Christiansted
Coakley Bay Ruins Historical Site 5.9 E 4.1 mi. East of Christiansted
Saint George Village Botanical Gardens Botanical Garden 7.2 WSW 3.4 mi. East of Frederiksted
Cruzan Rum Factory Distillery 8.8 WSW Carlton
Good Hope Plantation Ruins Historical Site 9.6 SW Carlton
Lawaetz Family Museum Museum 9.7 WSW Frederiksted Southeast
Estate Whim Plantation Museum Museum -- -- Frederiksted Southeast
Hams Bluff Lighthouse Lighthouse 9.6 W 4.0 mi. North of Frederiksted
Estate Mount Washington Plantation Historical Site 10.3 W 2.2 mi. North of Frederiksted
Buddhoe Park Park 10.5 WSW Frederiksted
Fort Frederik Historical Site 10.5 WSW Frederiksted
Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts Museum 10.6 WSW Frederiksted
Butler Bay Nature Preserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 10.7 W 2.7 mi. North of Frederiksted
Fairleigh Dickinson Territorial Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 10.2 E 8.4 mi. East of Christiansted
Point Udall Monument Monument 10.8 E 8.9 mi. East of Christiansted
Sandy Point National Wildlife Refuge Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 12.3 WSW 2.3 mi. South-Southwest of Frederiksted
St. Croix East End Marine Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 11.6 E 9.7 mi. East of Christiansted

If you're searching for somewhere interesting to go, Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute might be just right 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.

Nearby Accommodations

When you're deciding where to stay, it can often be smart to learn more about nearby lodging possibilities as a means to get a better feel for the area. You'll find lots of additional places to learn about prior to reaching a decision, as this portion of St. Croix houses an impressive variety of hotels and resorts to pick from. See the following table to get complete details on the lodging options located in the area.

Accommodations near The Palms
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Hibiscus Beach Resort 0.1 WNW 2.2 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted, St. Croix
Pelican Cove Beach Condos 0.2 SE 1.9 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted, St. Croix
Inn at Pelican Heights 0.7 WNW 2.8 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted, St. Croix
Carringtons Inn 1.9 SE 1.0 mi. South West of Christiansted, St. Croix
Holger Danske Hotel 1.9 SE Downtown Christiansted, St. Croix
Club Comanche 2.0 SE Christiansted, St. Croix
Hotel Caravelle 2.0 SE Downtown Christiansted, St. Croix
Hotel on the Cay 2.1 ESE Protestant Cay, Protestant Cay
King Christian Hotel 2.1 ESE Downtown Christiansted, St. Croix
Villa Margarita Oceanfront Guesthouse 2.4 NW 4.6 mi. Northwest of Christiansted, St. Croix
 

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