What's Located Around Tillett Hostel and Guesthouse

Nearby Beaches

Coki Point Beach

Some visitors' favorite places to visit in the Virgin Islands are found along the coast. There are bound to be nearby beaches that you will enjoy.

Each stop along on the coast has distinct characteristics that could be better suited for a romantic stroll than a family outing, or vice versa. Every one of the options near Tillett Hostel and Guesthouse (listed in the following table), has features worth noting. Click on the names below to view a detailed page:

Beaches Near Tillett Hostel
Beach Distance Direction Location
Grand Beach 1.4 ENE Coki Point, St. Thomas
Coki Point Beach 1.5 ENE Coki Point, St. Thomas
Mandahl Bay Beach 1.6 NNW 2.5 mi. Northeast of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Bolongo Bay 1.9 SSW 2.8 mi. Southeast of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Lindquist Beach 2.0 E East End, St. Thomas
Limetree Beach 2.2 SW Frenchman Bay, St. Thomas
Sapphire Beach 2.3 E East End, St. Thomas
Morning Star Beach 2.4 SW 1.6 mi. South-Southeast of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Secret Harbor 2.7 SE Cowpet Bay, St. Thomas
Vessup Bay 2.8 ESE East End, St. Thomas
Magens Bay 2.9 NW 1.7 mi. North of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Great Bay Beach 3.1 ESE East End, St. Thomas
Cowpet Beach 3.2 SE Cowpet Bay, St. Thomas
Little Magens Bay -- -- 2.0 mi. North of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Hans Lollik Beach 3.7 N Hans Lollik Island
Sprat Bay Beach 4.0 WSW Water Island
Hull Bay 4.7 WNW 2.5 mi. Northwest of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Honeymoon Beach 4.8 WSW Water Island

Grand Beach is the closest choice to consider near these accommodations. Keep in mind that you can find this beach a mile and a half from the hostel, so you won't have to journey too far to get to this stretch of coastline. Located on St. Thomas Island, Grand Beach features a beautiful view of the turquoise waters of the Caribbean Sea. Most people visit Grand Beach for its wide array of watersport opportunities, and the area is especially good for windsurfing. Stay comfortable at here all day if you choose, since there are restrooms available.

If you're searching for an enjoyable secluded beach, Mandahl Bay Beach might be worth a visit. Popular amongst anglers moreso than swimmers, Mandahl Bay is rather secluded. On any given day you can stop by and see a handful of people fishing from shore, and perhaps some visitors walking along the shore. It can be found just a short trip off.

Nearby Areas

Guests who are curious about what's located nearby may be wondering how close (or far) the closest neighboring town or city is from their location. Tillett Hostel and Guesthouse is found in Anna's Retreat, a town on St. Thomas; it's two and a half miles (four kilometers) to the west-northwest of Red Hook.

The following table contains a listing of areas near Tillett Hostel and Guesthouse:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Montpelier 0.4 S
Craig Head 1.3 NNW
Mandal 1.3 NW
Maroon Town 1.4 SSE
Coki Point 1.6 ENE
Frenchman Bay 1.8 SW
Bolongo Bay 2.0 SSW
Benner 2.2 SE
Thatch Cay 2.2 NE
Bellevue 2.3 WSW

Nearby Attractions

Phantasea Tropical Botanical Garden

Visitors in search of plenty of activities while visiting St. Thomas will quickly learn that Tillett Hostel and Guesthouse makes a great home-base to start their excursions. In fact, St. Thomas claims a number of intriguing attractions, such as Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul, Phantasea Tropical Botanical Garden, and Market Square, to name a few.

These provide just a sample; more attractions are listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Tillett Hostel
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul Historical Site 3.3 W Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Phantasea Tropical Botanical Garden Botanical Garden 3.5 W The vicinity of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Market Square Historical Site 3.2 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
All Saints Anglican Church Historical Site -- -- Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Synagogue of Beracha Veshalom Vegmiluth Hasidim Historical Site 3.0 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Dutch Reformed Church Historical Site 2.9 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
French Heritage Museum Museum 3.5 W Frenchtown, St. Thomas
Haagensen House Museum 2.9 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Educators Park Park 2.9 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Ninety-Nine Steps Historical Site 2.8 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Blackbeard's Castle Historical Site 2.8 W Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Emanicipation Garden Park 2.8 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Liberty Bell Historical Site 2.8 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Frederick Lutheran Church Historical Site 2.8 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Seven Arches Museum Museum 2.8 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Fort Christian Historical Site 2.8 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
St. Peter Greathouse & Botanical Gardens Botanical Garden 4.0 WNW Barret, St. Thomas
Legislature Building Historical Site 2.8 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
FDR Park Park 2.7 W Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Creque Marine Slipway Ruins Historical Site 3.3 W Hassel Island
Roosevelt Park Park 2.7 W Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Memorial Moravian Church Historical Site 2.7 W Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Fort Shipley Ruins Historical Site 3.3 W Hassel Island
Market Square East Theater Movie Theater 2.8 W Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Bluebeard's Castle Historical Site 2.4 W Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Hassel Island Historic Park Park 3.3 W Hassel Island
Garrison House Historical Site 3.0 W Hassel Island
Crowell's Battery Historical Site 3.1 WSW Hassel Island
Fort Willoughy Ruins Historical Site 3.0 WSW Hassel Island
Pirate's Treasure Museum Museum 2.1 W Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
The Virgin Island's Children's Museum Children's Museum 2.1 W Havensight, St. Thomas
Paradise Point Sky-Tram Cable Car 1.9 WSW The vicinity of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Hotel Ruins Historical Site 5.0 WSW Water Island
Fort Segarra Historical Site 5.1 WSW Water Island
Coral World Ocean Park Aquarium 1.7 ENE Coki Point, St. Thomas
Buck Island Lighthouse Lighthouse 4.2 S Buck Island
Buck Island National Wildlife Refuge Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 4.4 S Capella Island

If you're on the lookout for an interesting place to visit, 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

When choosing a place to stay, it is sometimes helpful to find out about nearby accommodation options in order to get a better feel for the region. Readers will be able to find no shortage of other properties to learn about in the region, as this section of St. Thomas houses an excellent range of hotels and resorts to choose from. See the following table for complete details on the booking options found in the vicinity.

Accommodations near Tillett Hostel
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Point Pleasant Resort 1.5 E 1.6 mi. Northwest of Red Hook, St. Thomas
Sugar Bay Resort & Spa 1.7 E East End, St. Thomas
Wyndham Margaritaville St. Thomas 1.7 E East End, St. Thomas
Bolongo Bay Beach Resort 1.9 S 2.8 mi. Southeast of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Bluebeards Beachclub and Villas 2.3 SW Frenchman Bay, St. Thomas
Magens Point Resort 2.3 NW 1.5 mi. Northeast of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Crystal Cove 2.3 E Sapphire Beach, St. Thomas
Pavilions And Pools 2.3 E Sapphire Beach, St. Thomas
Frenchman's Reef & Morning Star Marriott Beach Resort 2.4 SW Bellevue, St. Thomas
Bluebeards Castle 2.4 W Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
 

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