Krum Bay

Krum Bay, on St. Thomas, USVI, is an archeological site that has been studied for years. It has been found to have harbored occupants between 1000 and 200 BC, making it some of the earliest occupied lands in the Caribbean.

Through many years of study, archeologists have learned that ancient Krum Bay residents relied on marine resources for food and materials, including tools and jewelry.


Situated in , welcomes travelers who are rooming in this section of the Virgin Islands. Regardless of whether or not you're staying particularly close, you should consider dropping by to check out the sights.

Krum Bay is located across from Water Island.

Krum Bay is located near the heart of the island of St. Thomas; it is two and a half miles (three and a half kilometers) to the west-southwest of Charlotte Amalie.

Nearby Restaurants

There are many dining options to pick from in the region surrounding this bay. The closest eatery to Krum Bay is Portobello Ristorante, which offers Italian meals. The restaurant is only about a half mile from this body of water, so stop in and enjoy a meal. Caribbean Fusion and Beachcomber Bar and Grill are additional restaurant options close to this page's attraction. At Beachcomber Bar and Grill you and your companions will be able to try a bit of eclectic food and enjoy the culture of the Virgin Islands.

Nearby Attractions

Visitors that are a fan of bays, and have the energy to view some others, might consider a trip to Elephant Bay and Druif Bay; the first and closest of which is 0.5 miles away from this bay. Additional local activities include Phillips' Botanical Garden, which is within traveling distance on Water Island. Also think about visiting Hotel Ruins, which is another attraction in the area.

Bays are nice for a few hours here and there, but there's more to visit in the Virgin Islands. The following chart includes some other attractions closest to Krum Bay.

Attractions Near Krum Bay
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location Island
Phillips' Botanical Garden Other Attraction 0.7 mi. (3.6 km) SE Water Island Water Island
Hotel Ruins Historic Site 0.9 mi. (4.4 km) S Water Island Water Island
Fort Segarra Historic Site 1.4 mi. (4.8 km) S Water Island Water Island
Creque Marine Slipway Ruins Historic Site 1.6 mi. (1.2 km) ENE Hassel Island Hassel Island
Fort Shipley Ruins Historic Site 1.6 mi. (1.2 km) ENE Hassel Island Hassel Island
Hassel Island Historic Park -- 1.6 mi. (1.5 km) E Hassel Island Hassel Island
Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul Historic Site 1.8 mi. (1.0 km) NE Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas
Crowell's Battery Historic Site 1.8 mi. (1.7 km) E Hassel Island Hassel Island

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