What's Close to Vie's Hansen Bay Campground

Many times, landing a hotel within walking distance of a good beach can add a special element to your holiday in the US Virgin Islands.

If you are a big beach fan, Vie's Hansen Bay Campground is the perfect locale for you. This site is located on the water, so vacationers can spend their whole trip in the sun if that is what they want to do.

Nearby Beaches

Hansen Bay Beach

Obviously, since Vie's Hansen Bay Campground is positioned directly on Hansen Bay Beach, relaxing at the water's edge is one of the main attractions here. The beautiful beach on Hansen Bay is a little slice of paradise. Located inside the harbor, the waters are calm and clear, and the sand white and warm. For guests who are eager for some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Click on the following names to view a detailed discussion:

Beaches Near Hansen Bay Campground
Beach Distance Direction Location
Pelican Beach 2.1 SW Friis Bay
Salt Pond Bay 3.1 SW 2.6 mi. South of Coral Bay
Waterlemon Beach 3.2 WNW 1.2 mi. North-Northwest of Coral Bay
Waterlemon Cay Beach 3.5 WNW 1.5 mi. North-Northwest of Coral Bay
Lameshur Bay 3.7 WSW 2.0 mi. South-Southwest of Coral Bay
Leinster Bay Beach 3.9 WNW 1.6 mi. Northwest of Coral Bay
Maho Bay 4.7 W 2.1 mi. West-Northwest of Coral Bay
Francis Bay Beach 4.7 W 2.2 mi. Northwest of Coral Bay
Reef Bay Beach 4.8 WSW 2.6 mi. South West of Coral Bay

Pelican Beach is probably the most convenient option to visit near these accommodations. Great for snorkeling, swimming, sun bathing, and sandcastle building, Pelican Beach is an all-around great spot for a day along the shore.

Nearby Areas

Travelers who are curious to know about what's located nearby may want to know how far the nearest city or town is from the property. Vie's Hansen Bay Campground is situated on the island of St. John, it is 2.6 miles to the east of Coral Bay.

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Vie's Hansen Bay Campground.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Flanagan Island 2.0 SE
Friis Bay, St. John 2.0 SW
Blenheim, St. John 2.1 SW
Calabash Boom, St. John 2.2 WSW
John's Folly, St. John 2.4 SW
Coral Bay, St. John 2.6 W
Concordia, St. John 3.0 SW
Bordeaux, St. John 3.1 W
Mile Gully, St. John 3.4 W
Little Thatch Island 3.7 NW

Nearby Attractions

Petroglyphs

Vie's Hansen Bay Campground makes for a great locale for active visitors. There are more than a few active pursuits to be found when starting at this lodging. As a matter of fact, this section of St. John has a lot of spots for vacationers to explore, including Par Force Estate Ruins, Reef Bay Sugar Factory Ruins, and Lamshur Bay Trail. The nearest attraction of the three is Par Force Estate Ruins.

When it comes to keeping the whole group smiling, you'll need to explore all your attraction options, like those shown in the table below.

Attractions Near Hansen Bay Campground
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Par Force Estate Ruins Historical Site 4.3 W 1.9 mi. South West of Coral Bay, St. John
Reef Bay Sugar Factory Ruins Historical Site 4.3 W 2.0 mi. South West of Coral Bay, St. John
Lamshur Bay Trail Hiking Trail 4.2 W 2.0 mi. South West of Coral Bay, St. John
Reef Bay Trail Hiking Trail 4.4 W 1.8 mi. West of Coral Bay, St. John
Petroglyph Pool Waterfall Waterfall 4.6 W 2.2 mi. West-Southwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Petroglyphs Historical Site 4.6 W 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 3.7 WSW 2.0 mi. South-Southwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Virgin Islands National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 4.6 W 2.0 mi. West of Coral Bay, St. John
Emmaus Moravian Church Historical Site 2.5 W Coral Bay, St. John
Windberg Ruins Historical Site 4.3 W 1.8 mi. West-Northwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Fortsburg Ruins Historical Site 2.0 W 0.6 mi. East of Coral Bay, St. John
Fredriksdal Ruins Historical Site 4.1 W 1.6 mi. Northwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Fredriksdal Plantation Ruins Historical Site 4.1 W 1.7 mi. Northwest of Coral Bay, St. John
America Hill Ruins Historical Site 4.9 W 2.4 mi. West of Coral Bay, St. John
Annaberg Plantation Historical Site 3.8 WNW 1.5 mi. Northwest of Coral Bay, St. John
Cinnamon Bay Plantation Ruins Historical Site 5.2 W 2.6 mi. West of Coral Bay, St. John
Catherineberg Ruins Historical Site 5.6 W 2.2 mi. East-Northeast of Cruz Bay, St. John
Rebellion Gut Historical Site 5.9 W 1.8 mi. East of Cruz Bay, St. John
Ram's Head Trail Hiking Trail 3.2 SW Concordia, St. John
Denis Bay Ruins Historical Site 6.6 W 1.8 mi. Northeast of Cruz Bay, St. John
Franklin Powell Park Park 7.9 W Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Cruz Bay Battery Historical Site 7.9 W Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Ivan Jadan Museum Museum 8.0 W Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Coral World Ocean Park Aquarium 12.4 W Coki Point, St. Thomas
Nadir Recreation Area Park 13.4 W Maroon Town, St. Thomas
Buck Island National Wildlife Refuge Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 14.7 WSW Capella Island
Buck Island Lighthouse Lighthouse 14.9 WSW Buck Island

If you're searching for a chance to see something a little different, Par Force Estate Ruins is an alternative 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 choosing a location to stay in, it can often be worthwhile to find out about nearby lodging possibilities as a way to get a feel for the area. This part of St. John offers visitors several other hotels and resorts to choose from, which will give readers plenty to consider prior to making a decision. Have a look at the following table to get a full listing of lodging options available nearby.

Accommodations near Hansen Bay Campground
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Trinidad Charlie's Cottages 6.8 W Bethany, St. John
Caneel Bay Resort 7.2 W Caneel Bay, St. John
The Westin St. John Resort 7.3 W Cruz Bay, St. John
St. John Inn 7.7 W Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Inn at Tamarind Court 7.7 W Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Estate Lindholm 7.8 W Cruz Bay, St. John
Cruz Bay Boutique Hotel 7.9 W Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Hillcrest Guesthouse 7.9 W Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John
Garden by the Sea 8.0 W Cruz Bay, St. John
Coconut Coast 8.1 W Cruz Bay, St. John
 

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