What's Near The Anchorage Beach Resort

Often, choosing a hotel within walking distance of a good beach will ensure that you can take full advantage of the beautiful sand and water in the US Virgin Islands.

Therefore, most guests are delighted that this property is located directly on the waterfront, so you won't have to go out of the way to see what makes the area so special.

Nearby Beaches

Naturally, since The Anchorage Beach Resort is located right on Cowpet Beach, sun bathing 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 travelers who are willing to venture off site, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click on the names below to learn more:

Beaches Near The Anchorage
Beach Distance Direction Location
Secret Harbor 0.4 NW Cowpet Bay
Great Bay Beach 0.6 NNE East End
Vessup Bay 0.6 N East End
Sapphire Beach 1.6 N East End
Lindquist Beach 1.7 NNW East End
Renaissance Beach 2.5 NW Coki Point
Coki Point Beach 2.7 NNW Coki Point
Bolongo Bay 3.3 W 2.8 mi. Southeast of Charlotte Amalie
Limetree Beach 4.0 W Frenchman Bay
Mandahl Bay Beach 4.5 NW 2.5 mi. Northeast of Charlotte Amalie
Morning Star Beach 4.7 W 1.6 mi. South-Southeast of Charlotte Amalie

One of the closest picks is Secret Harbor. With a scattering of rocks just offshore, Secret Harbor Beach has some fantastic snorkeling areas for exploring the deep. A nearby set of condos and hotels blends into the scenery nicely and offers guests of the beach a bar, restaurant, and restrooms. Stay comfortable at here all day if you choose, since you'll find public bathrooms on-site.

If you're looking for a place where surfers and sunbathers can find solitude, Lindquist Beach may be just what you're looking for. 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. It's located a mile and a half north-northwest of the resort.

Nearby Areas

Visiting areas that are close to your resort can act as a nice day trip, whether you'll be exploring the area's exciting nightlife, or learning more about the area's art and history. The Anchorage Beach Resort is found in Cowpet Bay, a neighborhood in the vicinity of Maroon Town; it's three quarters of a mile (one and a quarter kilometers) to the south-southeast of Red Hook.

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

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Nazareth, St. Thomas 0.6 NW
Red Hook, St. Thomas 0.8 NNW
Benner, St. Thomas 1.0 WNW
Great Saint James Island 1.2 ESE
Sapphire Beach, St. Thomas 1.3 N
Little Saint James Island 1.8 SE
Maroon Town, St. Thomas 2.0 W
Dog Island 2.4 SE
Coki Point, St. Thomas 2.7 NNW

Nearby Attractions

Phantasea Tropical Botanical Garden

The Anchorage Beach Resort makes for a wonderful lodging option for active travelers. There are a good amount of fun activities to be found when searching from this lodging. In fact, this area has countless opportunities for exploration, like Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul, Phantasea Tropical Botanical Garden, and Market Square. The nearest attraction of the three is Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul.

When it comes to keeping the whole group smiling, you'll need to explore all your attraction options, like those named in the following table.

Attractions Near The Anchorage
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul Historical Site 6.2 W Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Phantasea Tropical Botanical Garden Botanical Garden 6.6 WNW The vicinity of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Market Square Historical Site 6.1 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
All Saints Anglican Church Historical Site -- -- Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Synagogue of Beracha Veshalom Vegmiluth Hasidim Historical Site 5.9 WNW Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Dutch Reformed Church Historical Site 5.9 WNW Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
French Heritage Museum Museum 6.4 W Frenchtown, St. Thomas
Haagensen House Museum 5.8 WNW Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Educators Park Park 5.8 WNW Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Ninety-Nine Steps Historical Site 5.8 WNW Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Blackbeard's Castle Historical Site 5.8 WNW Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Emanicipation Garden Park 5.8 WNW Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Liberty Bell Historical Site 5.8 WNW Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Frederick Lutheran Church Historical Site 5.8 WNW Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Seven Arches Museum Museum 5.7 WNW Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Solberg Farm Zoo 5.9 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
St. Thomas Historical Trust Museum 5.9 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Fort Christian Historical Site 5.7 WNW Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
The Virgin Island's Children's Museum Children's Museum 5.7 WNW Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
St. Peter Greathouse & Botanical Gardens Botanical Garden 7.1 WNW Barret, St. Thomas
Legislature Building Historical Site 5.7 WNW Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
FDR Park Park 5.7 WNW Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Creque Marine Slipway Ruins Historical Site 6.1 W Hassel Island
Roosevelt Park Park 5.6 WNW Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Memorial Moravian Church Historical Site 5.6 WNW Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Fort Shipley Ruins Historical Site 6.1 W Hassel Island
Market Square East Theater Movie Theater 5.6 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Tree Limin' Extreme Zip Line Site 7.3 WNW Barret, St. Thomas
Bluebeard's Castle Historical Site 5.4 WNW Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Hassel Island Historic Park Park 5.9 W Hassel Island
Garrison House Historical Site 5.6 W Hassel Island
Butterfly Garden Botanical Garden 5.1 W Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Crowell's Battery Historical Site 5.7 W Hassel Island
Fort Willoughy Ruins Historical Site 5.5 W Hassel Island
Paradise Point Sky-Tram Cable Car 4.9 W Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Phillips' Botanical Garden Botanical Garden 7.0 W Water Island
Hotel Ruins Historical Site 7.4 W Water Island
Fort Segarra Historical Site 7.2 W Water Island
Nadir Recreation Area Park 2.1 W Maroon Town, St. Thomas
Coral World Ocean Park Aquarium 2.6 NNW Coki Point, St. Thomas
Buck Island Lighthouse Lighthouse 3.9 SW Buck Island
Buck Island National Wildlife Refuge Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 3.8 SW Capella Island

If you're on the lookout for a chance to see something a little different, Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul is an alternative worth considering. 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 about nearby accommodations is generally a great way to get a feel for the area as whole. Readers can find no shortage of additional properties to learn about prior to reaching a decision, as this portion of St. Thomas plays host to a sweeping range of hotels and resorts to choose from. In order to get additional information on the hotel booking options available nearby, consult the following table.

Accommodations near The Anchorage
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Elysian Beach Resort 0.3 NE Cowpet Bay, St. Thomas
Secret Harbour Beach Resort 0.4 NW Nazareth, St. Thomas
Two Sandals by the Sea Inn 0.4 NW Nazareth, St. Thomas
Ritz-Carlton St. Thomas 0.4 NE East End, St. Thomas
Crystal Cove 1.2 N Sapphire Beach, St. Thomas
Sapphire Beach Resort & Marina 1.3 N Sapphire Beach, St. Thomas
Margaritaville Vacation Club 2.2 NNW East End, St. Thomas
Dreams Sugar Bay Resort & Spa 2.2 NNW East End, St. Thomas
Bolongo Bay Beach Resort 3.2 W 2.8 mi. Southeast of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Bluebeards Beachclub and Villas 4.3 W Frenchman Bay, St. Thomas
 

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