What's Near Best Western Emerald Beach Resort

Quite a few travelers plan to visit US Virgin Islands knowing that they'll get to see the incredible beaches that the islands are famous for. If you are a big beach fan, Best Western Emerald Beach Resort is set in the perfect location for you. This property is located right along the water and sand, so guests can spend as much time as they like in the sun if that will make them happy. Not far from the town's main attractions, but without being in a congested area, this site is in the ideal location to stay both entertained and relaxed. The beach found next to this site is neither incredibly secluded nor packed with beach-goers.

Nearby Beaches

Needless to say, since Best Western Emerald Beach Resort is positioned directly on Emerald Beach, relaxing on the sand is one of the main attractions at this property. Named after the nearby airport, Lindbergh Bay is home to Emerald Beach, which provides soft, white sand that's popular with locals. The occasional sound of planes and proximity to the airport tends to deter tourists, though it is perfect for those that want calm waters and soft sand, without the hassle of a crowd. For guests who are willing to venture off site, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click the name of each one in the table to view our detailed article:

Beaches Near Best Western Emerald Beach
Beach Distance Direction Location
Brewers Bay 1.0 NW 3.2 mi. West of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Honeymoon Beach 1.4 SSE Water Island
Sprat Bay Beach 1.5 SE Water Island
Dorothea Bay Beach 2.4 N 3.0 mi. Northwest of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Hull Bay 2.5 NNE 2.5 mi. Northwest of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Morning Star Beach 3.2 ESE 1.6 mi. South-Southeast of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Magens Bay 3.4 NE 1.7 mi. North of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Little Magens Bay -- -- 2.0 mi. North of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Limetree Beach 3.9 ESE Frenchman Bay, St. Thomas
Bolongo Bay 4.6 ESE 2.8 mi. Southeast of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Mandahl Bay Beach 4.7 ENE 2.5 mi. Northeast of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas

The closest one is Brewers Bay. The idyllic and calming atmosphere of Brewers Bay is the area's main attraction and is a great spot for swimming in the Caribbean. Not to be confused with a beach with a similar name on Tortola, this one is located on St. Thomas.

Travelers can also have a good time at Emerald Beach which is usually full of tourists looking for a variety of beach activities. Named after the nearby airport, Lindbergh Bay is home to Emerald Beach, which provides soft, white sand that's popular with locals. The occasional sound of planes and proximity to the airport tends to deter tourists, though it is perfect for those that want calm waters and soft sand, without the hassle of a crowd. You'll find it a meager interval away.

Nearby Areas

Visitors who aren't ready to book their rooms before learning about what's located nearby might want to find out how far—or near—the nearest town or city is from their location. Best Western Emerald Beach Resort is situated on the island of St. Thomas, it's 2.4 miles to the west of Charlotte Amalie.

The areas found closest to Best Western Emerald Beach Resort are listed below.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Coleyville, St. Thomas 0.8 NE
Water Island 1.2 SE
Frenchtown, St. Thomas 1.5 E
Barret, St. Thomas 1.9 NE
Hassel Island 1.9 E
Pratville, St. Thomas 2.0 NW
downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas 2.1 E
Neltjberg, St. Thomas 2.3 N
Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas 2.4 E

Nearby Attractions

Synagogue of Beracha Veshalom Vegmiluth Hasidim

Best Western Emerald Beach Resort is a wonderful spot for active visitors. There are a good amount of active pursuits to be enjoyed when exploring near this lodging. You will find that this area is simply full of different attractions to try, like Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul, Market Square, and All Saints Anglican Church, to name a few. The nearest attraction of the three is Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul.

To keep your entire group happy, you may need to browse several of this area's attractions, many of which are listed in the table below.

Attractions Near Best Western Emerald Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul Historical Site 1.8 E Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Market Square Historical Site 1.9 E Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
All Saints Anglican Church Historical Site -- -- Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Synagogue of Beracha Veshalom Vegmiluth Hasidim Historical Site 2.1 E Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Dutch Reformed Church Historical Site 2.1 E Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Haagensen House Museum 2.2 E Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Educators Park Park 2.2 E Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Ninety-Nine Steps Historical Site 2.3 E Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Blackbeard's Castle Historical Site 2.3 E Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Botanical Gardens at Blackbeard's Castle Botanical Garden 2.3 E Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Caribbean World Amber Museum Museum 2.3 E Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Emanicipation Garden Park 2.2 E Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Liberty Bell Historical Site 2.2 E Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Frederick Lutheran Church Historical Site 2.3 E Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Seven Arches Museum Museum 2.3 E Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Solberg Farm Zoo 1.9 E Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
St. Thomas Historical Trust Museum 1.9 E Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Fort Christian Historical Site 2.3 E Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
St. Peter Greathouse & Botanical Gardens Botanical Garden 1.9 NE Barret, St. Thomas
Legislature Building Historical Site 2.3 E Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
FDR Park Park 2.4 E Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Creque Marine Slipway Ruins Historical Site 1.7 E Hassel Island
Roosevelt Park Park 2.4 E Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Memorial Moravian Church Historical Site 2.4 E Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Fort Shipley Ruins Historical Site 1.7 E Hassel Island
Market Square East Theater Movie Theater 2.3 E Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Tree Limin' Extreme Zip Line Site 2.0 NE Barret, St. Thomas
Bluebeard's Castle Historical Site 2.6 E Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Hassel Island Historic Park Park 1.9 E Hassel Island
Garrison House Historical Site 2.2 E Hassel Island
Butterfly Garden Botanical Garden 2.7 E Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Crowell's Battery Historical Site 2.1 ESE Hassel Island
Fort Willoughy Ruins Historical Site 2.3 E Hassel Island
Paradise Point Sky-Tram Cable Car 3.0 E Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Phillips' Botanical Garden Botanical Garden 1.3 SSE Water Island
Hotel Ruins Historical Site 1.5 S Water Island
Fort Segarra Historical Site 2.0 S Water Island
Nadir Recreation Area Park 5.7 E Maroon Town, St. Thomas
Coral World Ocean Park Aquarium 6.6 E Coki Point, St. Thomas
Buck Island Lighthouse Lighthouse 6.1 SE Buck Island
Buck Island National Wildlife Refuge Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 6.5 SE Capella Island

If you're on the lookout for a chance to see something a little different, Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul might be just right for you. In 1848 the Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul was originally consecrated as a parish church, though today it serves as the territory's Roman Catholic diocese. Aside from worship, tourists often visit this spot for the awe-inspiring murals that depicting biblical scenes.

Nearby Accommodations

When deciding where to stay, it's sometimes worthwhile to learn more about nearby lodging possibilities in order to get a feel for the surrounding area. You can find no shortage of other destinations to think about before reaching a decision, as this portion of St. Thomas plays host to a terrific selection of hotel and resort options. To get more info on hotel booking options available in the region, consult the following table.

Accommodations near Best Western Emerald Beach
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Best Western Carib Beach Resort 0.0 SSW 2.4 mi. West of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Island Beachcomber Hotel 0.1 WNW 2.4 mi. West of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Island View Guest House -- -- The vicinity of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Miller Manor 1.8 E Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Bellavista Bed and Breakfast 2.1 E Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
The Crystal Palace 2.1 E Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Bunker Hill Hotel 2.2 E Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Galleon House Bed & Breakfast 2.2 E Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Hotel 1829 2.3 E Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Windward Passage Hotel 2.3 E Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
 

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