What's Near Sapphire Beach Resort & Marina

The handsome beaches in the US Virgin Islands are undoubtedly some of the most enjoyable sights that you'll find on the islands.

Many guests are excited to learn that Sapphire Beach Resort & Marina is located right on the water and sand, so you won't need to go out of your way to see what makes the area so special. The beach on this property offers a great weight as far as population; it is situated not far off from attractions in the Virgin Islands, and still cultivates a feeling that isn't too over-crowded.

Nearby Beaches

Of course, since Sapphire Beach Resort & Marina was built directly on Sapphire Beach, relaxing on the sand is one of the main attractions here. Sapphire Beach is located on St. Thomas and features soft, white sand perfect for a beach stroll or sunbathing. Snorkeling at the offshore reefs is popular and a nearby dive shop rents equipment and beach chairs. For those who want to venture farther away, the following options each offer something a little different. Click on the following names to read our detailed article:

Beaches Near Sapphire Beach Resort
Beach Distance Direction Location
Lindquist Beach 0.5 WNW East End
Vessup Bay 0.7 S East End
Great Bay Beach 0.9 SSE East End
Secret Harbor 1.1 S Cowpet Bay
Cowpet Beach 1.3 S Cowpet Bay
Renaissance Beach 1.4 NW Coki Point
Coki Point Beach 1.5 NW Coki Point
Bolongo Bay 3.4 WSW 2.8 mi. Southeast of Charlotte Amalie
Mandahl Bay Beach 3.6 NW 2.5 mi. Northeast of Charlotte Amalie
Limetree Beach 4.0 WSW Frenchman Bay
Morning Star Beach 4.6 W 1.6 mi. South-Southeast of Charlotte Amalie

Lindquist Beach is closest to the resort. 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. Even when bringing the little ones, you can spend hours at Lindquist Beach, since there are nearby public restrooms.

Another beach to consider visiting is Sapphire Beach which provides a fun, colorful scene of crowds and water activities. Sapphire Beach is located on St. Thomas and features soft, white sand perfect for a beach stroll or sunbathing. Snorkeling at the offshore reefs is popular and a nearby dive shop rents equipment and beach chairs. This one is located a quarter mile northwest of the property.

Nearby Areas

Travelers who are interested in finding out more about what is close by might want to find out how far—or near—the nearest town or city is from their accommodations. Sapphire Beach Resort & Marina is located in Sapphire Beach, a neighborhood in the general vicinity of Maroon Town; it is a half mile (a kilometer) to the north of Red Hook.

The table below lists some of the areas near Sapphire Beach Resort & Marina.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Red Hook, St. Thomas 0.6 S
Nazareth, St. Thomas 1.0 S
Cowpet Bay, St. Thomas 1.2 S
Benner, St. Thomas 1.3 SW
Coki Point, St. Thomas 1.5 NW
Thatch Cay 1.8 NNW
Maroon Town, St. Thomas 2.0 WSW
Grass Cay 2.0 NE
Great Saint James Island 2.1 SE

Nearby Attractions

Phantasea Tropical Botanical Garden

Vacationers who crave an exciting itinerary during their stay on St. Thomas will quickly learn that Sapphire Beach Resort & Marina is a great starting point for their adventures. You will soon notice that this particular region boasts plenty of places for travelers to explore, like Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul, Phantasea Tropical Botanical Garden, and Market Square. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul.

These attractions are just a sample of what's in the area; find more listed in the table below.

Attractions Near Sapphire Beach Resort
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul Historical Site 5.7 W Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Phantasea Tropical Botanical Garden Botanical Garden 6.0 W The vicinity of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Market Square Historical Site 5.7 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
All Saints Anglican Church Historical Site -- -- Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Synagogue of Beracha Veshalom Vegmiluth Hasidim Historical Site 5.5 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Dutch Reformed Church Historical Site 5.4 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
French Heritage Museum Museum 6.0 W Frenchtown, St. Thomas
Haagensen House Museum 5.3 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Educators Park Park 5.3 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Ninety-Nine Steps Historical Site 5.3 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Blackbeard's Castle Historical Site 5.3 W Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Emanicipation Garden Park 5.3 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Liberty Bell Historical Site 5.3 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Frederick Lutheran Church Historical Site 5.3 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Seven Arches Museum Museum 5.2 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Solberg Farm Zoo 5.5 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
St. Thomas Historical Trust Museum 5.5 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Fort Christian Historical Site 5.3 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
The Virgin Island's Children's Museum Children's Museum 5.2 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
St. Peter Greathouse & Botanical Gardens Botanical Garden 6.5 W Barret, St. Thomas
Legislature Building Historical Site 5.3 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
FDR Park Park 5.2 W Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Creque Marine Slipway Ruins Historical Site 5.8 W Hassel Island
Roosevelt Park Park 5.2 W Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Memorial Moravian Church Historical Site 5.1 W Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Fort Shipley Ruins Historical Site 5.7 W Hassel Island
Market Square East Theater Movie Theater 5.2 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Tree Limin' Extreme Zip Line Site 6.7 W Barret, St. Thomas
Bluebeard's Castle Historical Site 4.9 W Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Hassel Island Historic Park Park 5.6 W Hassel Island
Garrison House Historical Site 5.3 W Hassel Island
Butterfly Garden Botanical Garden 4.8 W Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Crowell's Battery Historical Site 5.5 W Hassel Island
Fort Willoughy Ruins Historical Site 5.3 W Hassel Island
Paradise Point Sky-Tram Cable Car 4.5 W Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Phillips' Botanical Garden Botanical Garden 6.9 W Water Island
Hotel Ruins Historical Site 7.3 W Water Island
Fort Segarra Historical Site 7.3 W Water Island
Nadir Recreation Area Park 2.1 WSW Maroon Town, St. Thomas
Coral World Ocean Park Aquarium 1.4 NW Coki Point, St. Thomas
Buck Island Lighthouse Lighthouse 4.8 SW Buck Island
Buck Island National Wildlife Refuge Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 4.8 SW Capella Island

If you're searching for somewhere interesting to go, Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul could be a good option. 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

Learning more about nearby lodging options is often a convenient means of getting a feel for the area. Readers can find lots of other destinations to think about prior to reaching a decision, as this part of St. Thomas offers visitors a sweeping selection of hotels and resorts to choose from. In order to get additional information about the hotel booking options available in the area, view the following table.

Accommodations near Sapphire Beach Resort
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Crystal Cove 0.2 W Sapphire Beach, St. Thomas
Margaritaville Vacation Club 1.0 NW East End, St. Thomas
Dreams Sugar Bay Resort & Spa 1.0 NW East End, St. Thomas
Ritz-Carlton St. Thomas 1.1 SSE East End, St. Thomas
Two Sandals by the Sea Inn 1.1 S Nazareth, St. Thomas
Secret Harbour Beach Resort 1.1 S Nazareth, St. Thomas
Elysian Beach Resort 1.2 SSE Cowpet Bay, St. Thomas
The Anchorage Beach Resort 1.3 S Cowpet Bay, St. Thomas
Bolongo Bay Beach Resort 3.3 WSW 2.8 mi. Southeast of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Villa Blanca 3.7 WNW 2.3 mi. Northeast of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
 

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