People vacationing in this section of St. Croix typically enjoy a visit to one of their stunning beaches. There are bound to be nearby beaches that you will enjoy.
All of the coastal areas in the Virgin Islands have different features that will undoubtedly affect which one you choose to visit. You're bound to find an option that suits you in the following table. Click on the names below to learn about amenities and other details:
|Columbus Landing Beach||0.2||ESE||4.3 mi. Northwest of Christiansted|
|Cormorant Beach||1.3||E||Judith's Fancy|
|Hibiscus Beach||2.4||SE||2.2 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted|
|Cane Bay Beach||3.2||W||Cane Bay|
|Colony Cove||3.2||SE||1.3 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted|
|Sugar Beach||3.4||SE||1.2 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted|
|Davis Bay||4.7||W||4.8 mi. Northeast of Frederiksted|
The closest option is Columbus Landing Beach. Keep in mind that this beach is a reasonable traveling distance away, so you won't have any excuse to miss out one of the area's best places for enjoying the shore. 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 may also like nearby Davis Bay which provides a fun, colorful scene of crowds and water activities. Davis Bay, located on the northwestern coast of St. Croix, features a long stretch of soft white sands and complimentary hammocks and beach chairs from the nearby resort. This beautiful beach that is good for families, as it invites guests to play in the exciting waters at Davis Bay. This one is four and a half miles west of the property.
Guests who aren't ready to book their rooms before learning about the area's important features may be wondering how close (or far) the nearby town or city is from their location. Villa Margarita Oceanfront Guesthouse is situated 3.2 miles east of Cane Bay, in the North Shore; it's four and a half miles (seven and a half kilometers) to the northwest of Christiansted.
Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Villa Margarita Oceanfront Guesthouse.
Villa Margarita Oceanfront Guesthouse makes for a great locale for active visitors. There are a great deal of activities to be enjoyed when searching from this accommodation. In fact, this region is simply full of places for travelers to explore, like Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute, , and The Lutheran Church. The closest of the three is Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute.
Several more of this property's nearest attractions are shown in the table below.
|Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute||Farm||--||--||2.3 mi. West-Southwest of Christiansted|
|The Lutheran Church||Historical Site||4.5||SE||Downtown Christiansted|
|Government House||Historical Site||4.5||SE||Downtown Christiansted|
|Apothecary Hall||Museum||4.6||SE||Downtown Christiansted|
|St. Croix Archaeological Museum||Museum||4.6||SE||Downtown Christiansted|
|Scale House||Historical Site||4.6||SE||Downtown Christiansted|
|Customs House||Historical Site||4.6||SE||Downtown Christiansted|
|Steeple Building||Museum||4.6||SE||Downtown Christiansted|
|Fort Christiansted||Historical Site||4.6||SE||Christiansted|
|Fort Sale Ruins||Historical Site||0.3||ESE||4.3 mi. Northwest of Christiansted|
|Columbus Landing Site||Historical Site||0.2||ESE||4.3 mi. Northwest of Christiansted|
|Historical Site||6.1||SE||3.0 mi. South of Christiansted|
|Historical Site||6.4||SE||2.2 mi. South of Christiansted|
|Green Cay National Wildlife Refuge||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||6.4||E||Green Cay|
|Southgate Coastal Reserve||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||6.8||E||2.8 mi. East of Christiansted|
|Coakley Bay Ruins||Historical Site||8.1||E||4.1 mi. East of Christiansted|
|Saint George Village Botanical Gardens||Botanical Garden||6.3||SW||3.4 mi. East of Frederiksted|
|Cruzan Rum Factory||Distillery||7.9||SW||Carlton|
|Lawaetz Family Museum||Museum||8.6||SW||Frederiksted Southeast|
|Estate Whim Museum||Museum||--||--||Frederiksted Southeast|
|Hams Bluff Lighthouse||Lighthouse||7.5||W||4.0 mi. North of Frederiksted|
|Estate Mount Washington Plantation||Historical Site||8.6||WSW||2.2 mi. North of Frederiksted|
|Fort Frederik||Historical Site||9.2||WSW||Frederiksted|
|Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts||Museum||9.3||SW||Frederiksted|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||8.9||W||2.7 mi. North of Frederiksted|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||12.4||E||8.4 mi. East of Christiansted|
|Point Udall Monument||Monument||13.0||E||8.9 mi. East of Christiansted|
|Sandy Point National Wildlife Refuge||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||11.2||SW||2.3 mi. South-Southwest of Frederiksted|
|St. Croix East End Marine Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||13.8||E||9.7 mi. East of Christiansted|
If you're on the lookout for somewhere a little different to visit, Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute may be just what you're looking for. 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 place to stay, it is often worthwhile to find out about nearby lodging options as a way to better understand the region. Readers will be able to find no shortage of other properties to look at in the vicinity, as this part of St. Croix plays host to a sweeping variety of hotel and resort options. If you'd like to find additional info on the hotel booking possibilities available in the area, see the following table.
|Arawak Bay: The Inn at Salt River||0.5||SW||Clairmont, St. Croix|
|1.8||SE||2.8 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted, St. Croix|
|Hibiscus Beach Resort||2.3||SE||2.2 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted, St. Croix|
|The Palms at Pelican Cove||2.4||SE||2.1 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted, St. Croix|
|Pelican Cove Beach Condos||2.6||SE||1.9 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted, St. Croix|
|Cane Bay Reef Club||3.0||W||Belvedere, St. Croix|
|3.0||W||6.7 mi. Northeast of Frederiksted, St. Croix|
|Carringtons Inn||4.3||SE||1.0 mi. South West of Christiansted, St. Croix|
|Holger Danske Hotel||4.4||SE||Downtown Christiansted, St. Croix|
|Club Comanche||4.4||SE||Christiansted, St. Croix|
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