Travelers visiting this section of St. Croix almost always enjoy a day at one of the beautiful and relaxing beaches. There are bound to be nearby beaches that you will enjoy.
All of the beaches on St. Croix have their own distinct features; even subtle characteristics could make the difference between a relaxing time on the sand, and an unprepared visit. You're bound to find an option that suits you in the following table. Clicking on each link below allows you to view our detailed article:
|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 one is Columbus Landing Beach. Bear in mind that this beach is a moderate traveling distance off, so you really won't have to travel far to enjoy it. 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.
Another beach to consider visiting is Davis Bay where you'll find plenty of people. 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. You'll find this one four and a half miles west of the property.
Guests who are curious to know about what's nearby may want to know how far the closest city or town is from the property. Villa Margarita Oceanfront Guesthouse is located 3.2 miles east of Cane Bay, in the North Shore; it's 4.6 miles 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 spot for active vacationers. There are many activities to be found when searching from this lodging. In fact, this particular region boasts plenty of places for travelers to explore, such as Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute, , 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.
These attractions are just a sample of what's in the area; find more 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 looking for somewhere interesting to go, Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute might be a good choice. 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.
Getting information about nearby accommodation options is sometimes a good way to get a feel for the surrounding area. You can find lots of other destinations to learn about prior to reaching a decision, as this portion of St. Croix offers guests a terrific selection of resorts and hotels to choose from. In order to get more info on the booking possibilities available close-by, 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|
|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|
|Hotel Caravelle||4.4||SE||Downtown Christiansted, St. Croix|
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