What's Near The Anchorage Beach Resort

The handsome beaches in the US Virgin Islands are considered some of the most anticipated tourist sites that you'll find on the islands.

If all you can think about is the beach, The Anchorage Beach Resort is the perfect locale for you. This lodging is set right along the water and sand, so tourists can spend their whole trip soaking up the sun if they want.

Nearby Beaches

Naturally, since The Anchorage Beach Resort is positioned directly on Cowpet Beach, sun bathing is popular with guests staying 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 vacationers who want to venture farther away, the following options each offer something a little different. Click on the following names to view a detailed page:

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

Secret Harbor is the one that's nearest to this property. 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 there are nearby public restrooms.

If instead you're looking for a more peaceful beach scene, 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. You can find it a mile and a half north-northwest of the resort.

Nearby Areas

Hopping over to a town or community that neighbors your resort can help you learn even more about the Virgin Islands, whether you're marveling at the region's untouched natural beauty, or sampling some of the region's most amazing cuisine. The Anchorage Beach Resort is situated in Cowpet Bay, a neighborhood in the general vicinity of Maroon Town; it is three quarters of a mile (one and a quarter kilometers) to the south-southeast of Red Hook.

The following table contains a listing of areas near 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 is an excellent spot for active tourists. There are a good amount of activities to be enjoyed when starting at this accommodation. You will soon notice that this area has a lot of places for vacationers to explore, 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.

These are just a few of your many options, more of which are shown in the table below.

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 searching for a chance to see something a little different, Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul might be the right choice 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 you're choosing a place to stay, it is often worthwhile to learn more about nearby lodging possibilities in order to get a feel for the region. Readers will be able to find no shortage of other properties to look at in the vicinity, as this section of St. Thomas has a sweeping variety of hotels and resorts to pick from. The table below lists all the booking possibilities that are available nearby.

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
Sapphire Beach Resort & Marina 1.3 N Sapphire Beach, St. Thomas
Crystal Cove 1.4 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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