What's Located Around Bolongo Bay Beach Resort

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The inviting beaches in the US Virgin Islands are touted as some of the most anticipated tourist sites in the Caribbean.

If all you can think about is the beach, Bolongo Bay Beach Resort is the right spot for you. This site is located along the water, so guests can spend all of their time soaking up the sun if that is what they want to do. This beach boasts a great balance as far as daily visitors; it's not too far from the landmarks in the Virgin Islands, yet maintains an atmosphere that is not overtly crowded or hectic.

Nearby Beaches

Bolongo Bay

Needless to say, since Bolongo Bay Beach Resort sits directly on Bolongo Bay, laying out in the sun is popular with guests staying at this property. Bolongo Bay's beach, located on St. Thomas, features beautiful white sand and palm trees, thanks to the popular Bolongo Bay Beach Resort which surrounds the beach. The waters are calm and the beach features an amazing view of the sea. For those who are eager for some variety, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click the name of each one in the table to view a detailed discussion:

Beaches Near Bolongo Bay
Beach Distance Direction Location
Limetree Beach 0.8 W Frenchman Bay, St. Thomas
Morning Star Beach 1.5 WNW 1.6 mi. South-Southeast of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Secret Harbor 2.9 E Cowpet Bay, St. Thomas
Renaissance Beach 2.9 NE Coki Point, St. Thomas
Lindquist Beach 3.1 NE East End, St. Thomas
Coki Point Beach 3.1 NE Coki Point, St. Thomas
Vessup Bay 3.2 E East End, St. Thomas
Cowpet Beach 3.3 E Cowpet Bay, St. Thomas
Mandahl Bay Beach 3.3 N 2.5 mi. Northeast of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Sapphire Beach 3.3 NE East End, St. Thomas
Sprat Bay Beach 3.3 W Water Island
Great Bay Beach 3.5 E East End, St. Thomas
Magens Bay 3.9 NNW 1.7 mi. North of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Honeymoon Beach 4.0 W Water Island
Little Magens Bay -- -- 2.0 mi. North of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Emerald Beach 4.9 WNW 2.5 mi. West of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas

The closest option is Limetree Beach. The area around the cove at Limetree Beach is developed, with a few hotels along the shore that provide restrooms, bars, and restaurants for guests. The beach's atmosphere is perfect for reading a book while lounging or having a tropical drink, and a watersports stand provides all types of equipment and instruction for some fun on the water.

Another beach to consider visiting is Bolongo Bay which is far from secluded. Bolongo Bay's beach, located on St. Thomas, features beautiful white sand and palm trees, thanks to the popular Bolongo Bay Beach Resort which surrounds the beach. The waters are calm and the beach features an amazing view of the sea. This one is located a small hike away.

Nearby Areas

Visiting areas that are close to your hotel can add some depth to your vacation experience, no matter if you'll just be browsing their markets, or sampling authentic cuisine with the locals. Bolongo Bay Beach Resort lies near the heart of the island of St. Thomas; it is 2.8 miles to the southeast of Charlotte Amalie.

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Bolongo Bay Beach Resort.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Bolongo Bay 0.2 WSW
Frenchman Bay 0.9 NW
Maroon Town 1.4 ENE
Montpelier 1.5 NNE
Bellevue 1.7 WNW
Morningstar Bay 1.7 W
Anna's Retreat 2.1 NNE
Havensight 2.2 NW
Benner 2.3 E
Buck Island 2.5 S

Nearby Attractions

Phantasea Tropical Botanical Garden

Vacationers who want to try unfamiliar activities during their stay on St. Thomas will quickly learn that Bolongo Bay Beach Resort makes an excellent place to start your daily adventures. Yes, this particular part of St. Thomas claims a number of exciting attractions, such as Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul, Phantasea Tropical Botanical Garden, and Market Square, to name a few. Of the three, the closest is Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul.

Several more of this property's nearest attractions are named in the following table.

Attractions Near Bolongo Bay
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul Historical Site 3.3 NW Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Phantasea Tropical Botanical Garden Botanical Garden 4.0 NW The vicinity of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Market Square Historical Site 3.3 NW Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
All Saints Anglican Church Historical Site -- -- Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Synagogue of Beracha Veshalom Vegmiluth Hasidim Historical Site 3.2 NW Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Dutch Reformed Church Historical Site 3.1 NW Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
French Heritage Museum Museum 3.5 WNW Frenchtown, St. Thomas
Haagensen House Museum 3.1 NW Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Educators Park Park 3.1 NW Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Ninety-Nine Steps Historical Site 3.1 NW Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Blackbeard's Castle Historical Site 3.1 NW Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Emanicipation Garden Park 3.0 NW Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Liberty Bell Historical Site 3.0 NW Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Frederick Lutheran Church Historical Site 3.0 NW Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Seven Arches Museum Museum 3.0 NW Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Solberg Farm Zoo 3.0 NW Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
St. Thomas Historical Trust Museum 3.0 NW Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Fort Christian Historical Site 2.9 NW Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
The Virgin Island's Children's Museum Children's Museum 3.0 NW Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
St. Peter Greathouse & Botanical Gardens Botanical Garden 4.5 NW Barret, St. Thomas
Legislature Building Historical Site 2.9 NW Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
FDR Park Park 2.9 NW Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Creque Marine Slipway Ruins Historical Site 3.2 WNW Hassel Island
Roosevelt Park Park 2.9 NW Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Memorial Moravian Church Historical Site 2.9 NW Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Fort Shipley Ruins Historical Site 3.1 WNW Hassel Island
Market Square East Theater Movie Theater 2.8 NW Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Tree Limin' Extreme Zip Line Site 4.7 NW Barret, St. Thomas
Bluebeard's Castle Historical Site 2.6 NW Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Hassel Island Historic Park Park 2.9 WNW Hassel Island
Garrison House Historical Site 2.5 WNW Hassel Island
Butterfly Garden Botanical Garden 2.2 NW Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Crowell's Battery Historical Site 2.6 WNW Hassel Island
Fort Willoughy Ruins Historical Site 2.4 WNW Hassel Island
Paradise Point Sky-Tram Cable Car 2.1 NW Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Phillips' Botanical Garden Botanical Garden 3.9 W Water Island
Hotel Ruins Historical Site 4.2 W Water Island
Fort Segarra Historical Site 4.1 W Water Island
Nadir Recreation Area Park 1.2 ENE Maroon Town, St. Thomas
Coral World Ocean Park Aquarium 3.2 NE Coki Point, St. Thomas
Buck Island Lighthouse Lighthouse 2.4 S Buck Island
Buck Island National Wildlife Refuge Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 2.7 S Capella Island

If you're searching for somewhere a little different to visit, Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul might be a good choice. 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 you're deciding on a place to stay, it can sometimes be worthwhile to learn about nearby accommodations as a way to get a feel for the region. Readers will be able to find plenty of other properties to think about before coming to a decision, as this portion of St. Thomas plays host to an impressive range of hotels and resorts to choose from. If you'd like to get more info about lodging options available close-by, consult the following table.

Accommodations near Bolongo Bay
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Bluebeards Beachclub and Villas 1.2 W Frenchman Bay, St. Thomas
Frenchman's Reef & Morning Star Marriott Beach Resort 1.6 W Bellevue, St. Thomas
Bluebeards Castle 2.6 NW Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Two Sandals by the Sea Inn 2.9 E Nazareth, St. Thomas
Secret Harbour Beach Resort 2.9 E Nazareth, St. Thomas
At Home in the Tropics Bed & Breakfast 3.0 NW Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Margaritaville Vacation Club 3.0 NE East End, St. Thomas
Dreams Sugar Bay Resort & Spa 3.0 NE East End, St. Thomas
Galleon House Bed & Breakfast 3.0 NW Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Windward Passage Hotel 3.0 NW Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
 

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