What's Close to Vie's Hansen Bay Campground

Many visitors choose to visit US Virgin Islands knowing that they'll get to see the incredible beaches that the island group is famous for. If you are looking forward to the beach more than anything, Vie's Hansen Bay Campground is the perfect locale for you. This lodging is situated on the water, so visitors can spend every day under the sun if they so desire.

Nearby Beaches

Needless to say, since Vie's Hansen Bay Campground was built directly on Hansen Bay Beach, laying out in the sun is a popular pastime at this property. 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 those who want some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Click on the names below to see more details:

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

The most obvious one to visit is Pelican Beach. 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

Stopping over at a town or community close to your campground can be a nice day trip that brings variety to your trip, whether it's for enjoying a night out in the area, or learning more about the area's art and history. Vie's Hansen Bay Campground is located on the island of St. John, it's 2.6 miles to the east of Coral Bay.

The following table contains a listing of areas near 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

Tourists who prefer to stay active and on-the-go during their stay on St. John will find that Vie's Hansen Bay Campground is the perfect place for active guests, especially if they plan to take advantage of this busy part of town. In fact, this particular part of St. John claims a number of exciting attractions, such as Par Force Estate Ruins, Reef Bay Sugar Factory Ruins, and Lamshur Bay Trail. Of the three, the closest is Par Force Estate Ruins.

These are just a few of your many options, more of which are listed in the following table.

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
Ivan Jadan Museum Museum 7.7 W Downtown 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
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 looking for an enjoyable experience, Par Force Estate Ruins might be the right choice 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

Getting details about nearby accommodations is often a great way to get a better feel for the area as whole. This part of St. John is home to quite a few additional resorts and hotels to pick from, giving you lots to contemplate before reaching a verdict. In order to get additional info about the hotel booking possibilities available in the area, view the table below.

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
Westin Resort, St. John 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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