What's Close to Cinnamon Bay Campground

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Often, travelers plan to vacation in US Virgin Islands because of the beautiful beaches that the Caribbean is so well known for.

If you are a big beach fan, Cinnamon Bay Campground has what you need. This site is set on the water, so guests can spend as much time as they like under the sun if that is what they want to do.

Nearby Beaches

Cinnamon Bay

Needless to say, since Cinnamon Bay Campground is located on Cinnamon Bay, relaxing on the sand is a popular pastime at this property. Located on the northern coast of St. John, Cinnamon Bay provides a long strip of white, sandy beach, surrounded by the natural foliage of the Virgin Islands National Park. A nature trail with information signs on tropical foilage is just across from the campground and begins at the ruins of a sugar mill. For travelers who want some variety, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Clicking on each link below allows you to view our detailed article:

Beaches Near Cinnamon Bay
Beach Distance Direction Location
Maho Bay 0.6 ENE 2.1 mi. West-Northwest of Coral Bay
Trunk Bay 0.8 W 2.2 mi. Northeast of Cruz Bay
Francis Bay Beach 1.1 NE 2.2 mi. Northwest of Coral Bay
Jumbie Beach 1.2 W 1.8 mi. Northeast of Cruz Bay
Denis Bay Beach 1.4 W 1.8 mi. Northeast of Cruz Bay
Oppenheimer Beach 1.5 W 1.6 mi. Northeast of Cruz Bay
Leinster Bay Beach 1.8 ENE 1.6 mi. Northwest of Coral Bay
Hawksnest Bay 1.8 W 1.3 mi. Northeast of Cruz Bay
Scott Beach 2.1 W 1.3 mi. North of Cruz Bay
Caneel Bay 2.2 W Caneel Bay
Reef Bay Beach 2.3 SSE 2.6 mi. South West of Coral Bay
Waterlemon Cay Beach 2.3 ENE 1.5 mi. North-Northwest of Coral Bay
Waterlemon Beach 2.4 E 1.2 mi. North-Northwest of Coral Bay
Salomon Bay Beach 2.5 WSW Cruz Bay
Lameshur Bay 2.9 SE 2.0 mi. South-Southwest of Coral Bay
Great Cruz Beach 3.0 SW Cruz Bay
Cruz Bay Beach 3.1 WSW Downtown Cruz Bay
Turner Bay Beach 3.3 SW Cruz Bay
Frank Bay Beach 3.3 SW Estate Enighed
Pelican Beach 4.1 ESE Friis Bay
Salt Pond Bay 4.4 SE 2.6 mi. South of Coral Bay

Maho Bay is probably the most convenient option to visit near the campground. Located on the island of St. John and tucked away in the Virgin Islands National Park area, Maho Bay provides a beautiful beach experience with absolutely no development. Cars can drive directly onto the beach, where the water from the bay is consistently shallow and calm. Consider bringing your own lunch to Maho Bay, which has enough space and amenities for a family picnic. However, they should note that there may not be showers or bathrooms.

You may also like nearby Great Cruz Beach which provides a fun, colorful scene of crowds and water activities. Located on the west coast of St. John, Great Cruz Bay provides a well-manicured beach area that is popular with tourists, due to its proximity to the Westin Hotel. The area is fairly well developed, with restaurants and shopping centers nearby. This one is located three miles south west of the property.

Nearby Areas

Travelers who are interested in finding out more about what else is in the area might like to know how far away the closest neighboring city or town is from the property. Cinnamon Bay Campground lies on the island of St. John, 3.0 miles northeast of downtown Cruz Bay; it's 2.7 miles to the west of Coral Bay.

The table below lists the areas that are closest to Cinnamon Bay Campground:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Peter Bay 0.6 W
Mile Gully 1.9 E
Gifft Hill 1.9 SW
Fish Bay 2.2 S
Caneel Bay 2.3 W
Bethany 2.3 SW
Bordeaux 2.5 ESE
Coral Bay 2.7 E
Great Thatch Island 2.7 NNE
Cruz Bay 2.8 SW

Nearby Attractions

Petroglyphs

Tourists who want to enjoy plenty of activities while visiting St. John will find that Cinnamon Bay Campground is in a fun location with plenty of nearby sights. As a matter of fact, this region touts a wide array of places to explore, like Par Force Estate Ruins, Reef Bay Sugar Factory Ruins, and Lamshur Bay Trail. The closest of the three is Par Force Estate Ruins.

If these attractions don't interest you, you'll find a number of other choices nearby; the closest to this property are shown in the table below.

Attractions Near Cinnamon Bay
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Par Force Estate Ruins Historical Site 1.9 SE 1.9 mi. South West of Coral Bay, St. John
Reef Bay Sugar Factory Ruins Historical Site 1.9 SE 2.0 mi. South West of Coral Bay, St. John
Lamshur Bay Trail Hiking Trail 2.2 SE 2.0 mi. South West of Coral Bay, St. John
Reef Bay Trail Hiking Trail 1.2 SE 1.8 mi. West of Coral Bay, St. John
Petroglyph Pool Waterfall Waterfall 1.6 SSE 2.2 mi. West-Southwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Petroglyphs Historical Site 1.6 SSE 2.2 mi. West-Southwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Lameshur Bay Ruins Historical Site -- -- 2.0 mi. South-Southwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Yawzi Point Trail Hiking Trail 3.0 SE 2.0 mi. South-Southwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Virgin Islands National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 0.8 SE 2.0 mi. West of Coral Bay, St. John
Emmaus Moravian Church Historical Site 2.7 E Coral Bay, St. John
Windberg Ruins Historical Site 1.0 ENE 1.8 mi. West-Northwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Fortsburg Ruins Historical Site 3.3 E 0.6 mi. East of Coral Bay, St. John
Fredriksdal Ruins Historical Site 1.4 ENE 1.6 mi. Northwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Fredriksdal Plantation Ruins Historical Site 1.4 ENE 1.7 mi. Northwest of Coral Bay, St. John
America Hill Ruins Historical Site 0.3 E 2.4 mi. West of Coral Bay, St. John
Annaberg Plantation Historical Site 1.8 ENE 1.5 mi. Northwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Cinnamon Bay Plantation Ruins Historical Site 0.1 SE 2.6 mi. West of Coral Bay, St. John
Catherineberg Ruins Historical Site 0.7 SW 2.2 mi. East-Northeast of Cruz Bay, St. John
Rebellion Gut Historical Site 1.5 SSW 1.8 mi. East of Cruz Bay, St. John
Ram's Head Trail Hiking Trail 4.5 SE Concordia, St. John
Denis Bay Ruins Historical Site 1.4 W 1.8 mi. Northeast of Cruz Bay, St. John
Franklin Powell Park Park 3.0 WSW Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Cruz Bay Battery Historical Site 3.0 WSW Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Ivan Jadan Museum Museum 3.2 SW Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Coral World Ocean Park Aquarium 7.2 W Coki Point, St. Thomas
Nadir Recreation Area Park 8.4 W Maroon Town, St. Thomas
Buck Island National Wildlife Refuge Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 10.2 SW Capella Island
Buck Island Lighthouse Lighthouse 10.4 WSW Buck Island
Paradise Point Sky-Tram Cable Car 10.8 W Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Butterfly Garden Botanical Garden 11.2 W Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Bluebeard's Castle Historical Site 11.1 W Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Memorial Moravian Church Historical Site 11.4 W Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Roosevelt Park Park 11.4 W Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
FDR Park Park 11.4 W Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Market Square East Theater Movie Theater 11.5 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
The Virgin Island's Children's Museum Children's Museum 11.5 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Seven Arches Museum Museum 11.5 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Legislature Building Historical Site 11.5 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Fort Christian Historical Site 11.5 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Blackbeard's Castle Historical Site 11.5 W Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Frederick Lutheran Church Historical Site 11.5 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Ninety-Nine Steps Historical Site 11.5 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Emanicipation Garden Park 11.5 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Liberty Bell Historical Site 11.5 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Fort Willoughy Ruins Historical Site 11.6 W Hassel Island
Educators Park Park 11.6 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Haagensen House Museum 11.6 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Garrison House Historical Site 11.7 W Hassel Island
Dutch Reformed Church Historical Site 11.6 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
All Saints Anglican Church Historical Site -- -- Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Synagogue of Beracha Veshalom Vegmiluth Hasidim Historical Site 11.7 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Crowell's Battery Historical Site 11.8 W Hassel Island
Solberg Farm Zoo 11.8 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
St. Thomas Historical Trust Museum 11.8 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Hassel Island Historic Park Park 12.0 W Hassel Island
Market Square Historical Site 11.9 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Fort Shipley Ruins Historical Site 12.0 W Hassel Island
Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul Historical Site 12.0 W Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Creque Marine Slipway Ruins Historical Site 12.1 W Hassel Island
Phantasea Tropical Botanical Garden Botanical Garden 12.1 W The vicinity of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
French Heritage Museum Museum 12.3 W Frenchtown, St. Thomas
St. Peter Greathouse & Botanical Gardens Botanical Garden 12.5 W Barret, St. Thomas
Tree Limin' Extreme Zip Line Site 12.7 W Barret, St. Thomas
Phillips' Botanical Garden Botanical Garden 13.3 W Water Island
Fort Segarra Historical Site 13.6 W Water Island
Hotel Ruins Historical Site 13.6 W Water Island

If you're looking for somewhere a little different to visit, Par Force Estate Ruins is an option worth considering. This colonial estate was in use since at least 1721 when it was split up into four smaller estates; though the entire property was united after just over forty years. It would continue to be fully operation until around 1850 when it was abandoned.

Nearby Accommodations

When you're deciding where to book your stay, it can sometimes be a good idea to find out about nearby lodging possibilities as a way to get a better feel for the area. Readers will find lots of other properties to think about prior to reaching a decision, as this section of St. John plays host to an impressive selection of hotels and resorts to choose from. Find the details you need about all of the area's hotel booking options by reading the table below.

Accommodations near Cinnamon Bay
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Trinidad Charlie's Cottages 2.1 SW Bethany, St. John
Caneel Bay Resort 2.1 WSW Caneel Bay, St. John
Estate Lindholm 2.8 WSW Cruz Bay, St. John
The Westin St. John Resort 2.8 SW Cruz Bay, St. John
Inn at Tamarind Court 2.9 SW Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
St. John Inn 2.9 SW Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Cruz Bay Boutique Hotel 3.0 SW Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Hillcrest Guesthouse 3.1 SW Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Garden by the Sea 3.2 SW Cruz Bay, St. John
Coconut Coast 3.3 SW Cruz Bay, St. John
 

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