What's Close to Cinnamon Bay Campground

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The handsome beaches in the US Virgin Islands are touted as some of the most enjoyable sights that the islands have to offer. If all you can think about is the beach, Cinnamon Bay Campground is set in the perfect location for you. This lodging is set on the water, so tourists can spend every day under the sun if they so desire.

Nearby Beaches

Cinnamon Bay

Obviously, since Cinnamon Bay Campground was built directly on Cinnamon Bay, relaxing at the water's edge is a popular pastime here. 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 guests who are eager for some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Click the names below to read 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

The nearest one is Maho Bay. 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. Bringing your own bagged lunch is an option at Maho Bay, which includes picnic facilities. Keep in mind however, that there may not be showers or bathrooms.

You may also like nearby Great Cruz Beach at which many visitors create a stir of activity. 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. You'll find this one three miles south west of the lodgings.

Nearby Areas

Visiting a town or community neighboring your campground can act as a nice day trip, whether you're interested in seeing a famous natural attraction, or finding an incredible local restaurant. Cinnamon Bay Campground is located on the island of St. John, 3.0 miles northeast of downtown Cruz Bay; it is two and a half miles (four and a half kilometers) to the west of Coral Bay.

The table below lists some of the areas near 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

Cinnamon Bay Campground serves as an excellent spot for active vacationers. There are plenty of fun activities to be discovered when searching from this lodging. Yes, this section of St. John has a lot of spots for vacationers to explore, like Par Force Estate Ruins, Reef Bay Sugar Factory Ruins, and Lamshur Bay Trail, to name a few. The nearest attraction of the three is Par Force Estate Ruins.

There are plenty of other attractions to keep all kinds of travelers happy; find them named in the following table.

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
Ivan Jadan Museum Museum 2.8 SW Downtown 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
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
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
Botanical Gardens at Blackbeard's Castle Botanical Garden 11.5 W Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Caribbean World Amber Museum Museum 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
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 searching for somewhere a little different to visit, Par Force Estate Ruins might be just right for you. 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

Learning about nearby lodging possibilities is sometimes an excellent means of getting a better feel for the area as whole. You'll find no shortage of additional properties to learn about in the vicinity, as this section of St. John is home to a wide variety of hotels and resorts to pick from. In order to find more information about booking possibilities available nearby, consult 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
Westin Resort, St. John 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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