St. Croix Journals

Sandcastle On the Beach

An April 2004 trip to St. Croix by tomcat3791

Quote: My partner and I spent two nights at Sandcastle On the Beach in Fredricksted, St Croix prior to a weeklong stay on St Thomas.

Sandcastle On the Beach


This was a good quality property, lesbian owned and run, with great beachfront location and attached restaurant. We enjoyed the stay, but were surprised by the location (Fredricksted is removed from all other gay life on St Croix) and expected a predominantly gay male environment based on past history.Quick Tips: Units are NOT uniform; they vary widely in size and property orientation so ask lots of questions before reserving.Best Way To Get Around: Taxis are available; a rental car is better, but the distance to gay clubs, casino, and ferry docks (20 to 30 minute drive) make a taxi the better idea if you are prone to getting lost. Fredricksted is walkable in daylight and unsafe at n...Read More