Some people's favorite places of interest in the Virgin Islands are found along the coast. You should be able to have your pick of nearby beaches.
Each stop along on the coast has distinct characteristics that could be better suited for a romantic stroll than a family outing, or vice versa. The following options each offer something a little different. Click the names below to view a detailed discussion:
|Dorsch Beach||1.3||W||0.8 mi. South-Southwest of Frederiksted|
|Sandy Point Beach||1.5||W||1.2 mi. South-Southwest of Frederiksted|
|Rainbow Beach||2.9||NNW||1.5 mi. North-Northwest of Frederiksted|
|Sprat Hall Beach||4.7||NNW||3.4 mi. North of Frederiksted|
The nearest one is Dorsch Beach. Keep in mind that you can find this beach a little more than a mile from the guest house, so you won't have to journey too far to get to this stretch of coastline. Experience a beach in the Caribbean at its finest with the seclusion and beauty at Sandy Point. Visitors have prime opportunities for hiking, swimming, spotting wild animals, and enjoying the beach's natural beauty.
Travelers who want to know a little bit more about the area's important features may be wondering how close (or far) the nearest town or city is from their accommodations. Villa Morales can be found in Frederiksted Southeast, a neighborhood on St. Croix; it is to the southeast of Frederiksted.
The table below lists the areas that are closest to Villa Morales:
|Bethlehem Old Work||5.3||ENE|
Visitors who crave an exciting itinerary during their stay on St. Croix will find that Villa Morales makes an excellent place to start your daily adventures. You will soon notice that this area has a lot of places for vacationers to explore, such as Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute, , and The Lutheran Church, to name a few. Of the three, the closest is Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute.
There's something for everybody here, so feel free to explore more of the hotel's closest attractions, 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||11.3||ENE||Downtown Christiansted|
|Government House||Historical Site||11.3||ENE||Downtown Christiansted|
|Apothecary Hall||Museum||--||--||Downtown Christiansted|
|St. Croix Archaeological Museum||Museum||11.3||ENE||Downtown Christiansted|
|Scale House||Historical Site||11.4||ENE||Downtown Christiansted|
|Customs House||Historical Site||11.4||ENE||Downtown Christiansted|
|Steeple Building||Museum||11.4||ENE||Downtown Christiansted|
|Fort Christiansted||Historical Site||11.5||ENE||Christiansted|
|Fort Sale Ruins||Historical Site||9.2||NE||4.3 mi. Northwest of Christiansted|
|Columbus Landing Site||Historical Site||9.2||NE||4.3 mi. Northwest of Christiansted|
|Historical Site||10.1||E||3.0 mi. South of Christiansted|
|Historical Site||--||--||2.2 mi. South of Christiansted|
|Green Cay National Wildlife Refuge||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||14.1||ENE||Green Cay|
|Southgate Coastal Reserve||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||14.2||ENE||2.8 mi. East of Christiansted|
|Saint George Village Botanical Gardens||Botanical Garden||2.9||NE||3.4 mi. East of Frederiksted|
|Cruzan Rum Factory||Distillery||1.2||ENE||Carlton|
|Lawaetz Family Museum||Museum||0.4||NE||Frederiksted Southeast|
|Estate Whim Museum||Museum||--||--||Frederiksted Southeast|
|Hams Bluff Lighthouse||Lighthouse||--||--||4.0 mi. North of Frederiksted|
|Estate Mount Washington Plantation||Historical Site||--||--||2.2 mi. North of Frederiksted|
|Fort Frederik||Historical Site||1.7||NW||Frederiksted|
|Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts||Museum||1.5||NW||Frederiksted|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||4.0||NNW||2.7 mi. North of Frederiksted|
|Sandy Point National Wildlife Refuge||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||2.2||WSW||2.3 mi. South-Southwest of Frederiksted|
If you're on the lookout for somewhere a little different to visit, Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute might be worth a visit. 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 where to book your stay, it is often worthwhile to learn more about nearby lodging options in order to get a better feel for the region. Although you'll only find a few other resort and hotel options right around Villa Morales, its tranquil surroundings are what make it an excellent choice for guests looking to enjoy a secluded spot. Nevertheless, you will still be able to locate more accommodations by heading a few miles out. Get details about all of the region's booking possibilities by viewing the table below.
|Sand Castle on the Beach||1.3||WNW||0.7 mi. South-Southwest of Frederiksted, St. Croix|
|Frederiksted Hotel||--||--||Frederiksted, St. Croix|
|Mount Victory Camp||--||--||2.3 mi. North of Frederiksted, St. Croix|
|Renaissance Carambola Beach Resort & Spa||5.2||NNE||4.8 mi. Northeast of Frederiksted, St. Croix|
|--||--||6.7 mi. Northeast of Frederiksted, St. Croix|
|Cane Bay Reef Club||--||--||Belvedere, St. Croix|
|Arawak Bay: The Inn at Salt River||8.5||NE||Clairmont, St. Croix|
|Villa Margarita Oceanfront Guesthouse||9.1||NE||4.6 mi. Northwest of Christiansted, St. Croix|
|--||--||2.8 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted, St. Croix|
|Hibiscus Beach Resort||10.0||ENE||2.2 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted, St. Croix|
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