What's Near Ritz-Carlton St. Thomas

Often, booking a hotel located near a nice beach can make your trip to the US Virgin Islands even more exciting.

If you are looking forward to the beach more than anything, Ritz-Carlton St. Thomas has what you need. This lodging is situated on the shore, so guests can spend all of their time in the sun if that will make them happy. Close enough to the fun, bustling parts of town, but far enough from the more crowded areas, this location provides the right balance to stay both entertained and relaxed. The beach by this location is not very crowded compared with other beaches in the region.

Nearby Beaches

Naturally, since Ritz-Carlton St. Thomas is located directly on Cowpet Beach, spending time at the shore is one of the main attractions at this property. Located on the southeastern coast of St. Thomas, Cowpet Bay features a well developed beach, lined with palm trees and white sand. The nearby St. Thomas Yacht Club guarantees that luxury yachts will dot the bay waters, though the spacious waters guarantee that guests can enjoy the quiet waters. For guests who want to venture farther away, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click the names below to view a detailed page:

Beaches Near Ritz-Carlton
Beach Distance Direction Location
Great Bay Beach 0.2 N East End
Vessup Bay 0.4 NW East End
Secret Harbor 0.6 W Cowpet Bay
Sapphire Beach 1.4 NNW East End
Lindquist Beach 1.5 NW East End
Grand Beach 2.4 NW Coki Point
Coki Point Beach 2.5 NW Coki Point
Bolongo Bay 3.6 W 2.8 mi. Southeast of Charlotte Amalie
Limetree Beach 4.3 W Frenchman Bay
Mandahl Bay Beach 4.5 NW 2.5 mi. Northeast of Charlotte Amalie
Morning Star Beach 4.9 W 1.6 mi. South-Southeast of Charlotte Amalie

Great Bay Beach is probably the most convenient option to visit near this property. Known for its pristine white sands and calm surf, plus its picturesque surroundings, Great Bay Beach is one that is loved by tourists. If you think sustainability is important, you'll be pleased to hear that this beach had its Blue Flag Certification renewed in 2014, which means it is a very eco-friendly place.

If instead you're looking for a more secluded spot of sand, Lindquist Beach might be a good choice. Because Lindquist Beach is a great secret on St. Thomas, its best feature, apart from the perfect setting, is its probable seclusion. Swim in the diamond waters, snorkel the nearby reefs, or just sit back on the beach and let time go by. You can find it located just a short interval off.

Nearby Areas

Vacationers who are curious about what's located nearby might like to know how far away the nearby town or city is from their location. Ritz-Carlton St. Thomas is located in East End, on St. Thomas; it is 0.7 miles to the southeast of Red Hook.

The table below lists the areas that are closest to Ritz-Carlton St. Thomas:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Cowpet Bay, St. Thomas 0.2 SW
Red Hook, St. Thomas 0.7 NW
Nazareth, St. Thomas 0.7 W
Sapphire Beach, St. Thomas 1.1 NNW
Great Saint James Island 1.1 SE
Benner, St. Thomas 1.2 W
Little Saint James Island 1.8 SE
Maroon Town, St. Thomas 2.2 W
Dog Island 2.4 SE
Coki Point, St. Thomas 2.5 NW

Nearby Attractions

Phantasea Tropical Botanical Garden

Ritz-Carlton St. Thomas is an excellent locale for active visitors. There are an abundance of fun activities to be enjoyed when starting at this lodging. As a matter of fact, St. Thomas has ample spots for vacationers to explore, including Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul, Phantasea Tropical Botanical Garden, and Market Square.

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

Attractions Near Ritz-Carlton
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul Historical Site 6.3 W Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Phantasea Tropical Botanical Garden Botanical Garden 6.7 WNW The vicinity of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Market Square Historical Site 6.3 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
All Saints Anglican Church Historical Site -- -- Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Synagogue of Beracha Veshalom Vegmiluth Hasidim Historical Site 6.1 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Dutch Reformed Church Historical Site 6.0 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
French Heritage Museum Museum 6.6 W Frenchtown, St. Thomas
Haagensen House Museum 6.0 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Educators Park Park 6.0 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Ninety-Nine Steps Historical Site 5.9 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Blackbeard's Castle Historical Site 5.9 W Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Emanicipation Garden Park 5.9 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Liberty Bell Historical Site 5.9 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Frederick Lutheran Church Historical Site 5.9 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Seven Arches Museum Museum 5.9 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Fort Christian Historical Site 5.9 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
St. Peter Greathouse & Botanical Gardens Botanical Garden 7.2 WNW Barret, St. Thomas
Legislature Building Historical Site 5.9 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
FDR Park Park 5.8 W Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Creque Marine Slipway Ruins Historical Site 6.3 W Hassel Island
Roosevelt Park Park 5.8 W Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Memorial Moravian Church Historical Site 5.8 W Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Fort Shipley Ruins Historical Site 6.3 W Hassel Island
Market Square East Theater Movie Theater 5.8 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Tree Limin' Extreme Zip Line Site 7.4 WNW Barret, St. Thomas
Bluebeard's Castle Historical Site 5.5 W Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Hassel Island Historic Park Park 6.1 W Hassel Island
Garrison House Historical Site 5.8 W Hassel Island
Crowell's Battery Historical Site 5.9 W Hassel Island
Fort Willoughy Ruins Historical Site 5.7 W Hassel Island
Pirate's Treasure Museum Museum 5.1 W Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
The Virgin Island's Children's Museum Children's Museum 5.0 W Havensight, St. Thomas
Paradise Point Sky-Tram Cable Car 4.7 W The vicinity of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Phillips' Botanical Garden Botanical Garden 7.3 W Water Island
Hotel Ruins Historical Site 7.6 W Water Island
Fort Segarra Historical Site 7.5 W Water Island
Coral World Ocean Park Aquarium 2.5 NW Coki Point, St. Thomas
Buck Island Lighthouse Lighthouse 4.4 SW Buck Island
Buck Island National Wildlife Refuge Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 4.3 SW Capella Island

If you're looking for a chance to see something a little different, Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul could be just what the doctor ordered. 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 on a place to stay, it is sometimes worthwhile to learn about nearby lodging options as a means to get a better feel for the area. You'll be able to find plenty of other destinations to consider in the vicinity, as this portion of St. Thomas offers guests a wide selection of hotels and resorts to choose from. View the following table for complete details about the lodging possibilities available close-by.

Accommodations near Ritz-Carlton
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Elysian Beach Resort 0.2 S Cowpet Bay, St. Thomas
The Anchorage Beach Resort 0.4 SW Cowpet Bay, St. Thomas
Secret Harbour Beach Resort 0.6 W Nazareth, St. Thomas
Two Sandals by the Sea Inn 0.6 W Nazareth, St. Thomas
Sapphire Village Condominiums 1.0 NNW Sapphire Beach, St. Thomas
Sapphire Beach Resort & Marina 1.1 NNW Sapphire Beach, St. Thomas
Crystal Cove 1.2 NW Sapphire Beach, St. Thomas
Pavilions And Pools 1.5 NNW Sapphire Beach, St. Thomas
Wyndham Margaritaville St. Thomas 2.0 NW East End, St. Thomas
Sugar Bay Resort & Spa 2.1 NW East End, St. Thomas
 

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