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Sand Castle on the Beach

St. Croix - US Virgin Islands
Before you book

With the spread of COVID indications in decline, travel restrictions are lifting across the globe. Please consult your local health authorities in regards to any restrictions, special procedures, and/or clearances when traveling to U.S. territories, such as our home, the U.S. Virgin Islands. Please read some of our pandemic travel tips, as they are updated frequently.

Stay

Lose yourself in the golden sun and azure waters of our gay-friendly Caribbean beachfront resort. Nestled among the palms along a pristine stretch of sugar-white sandy beaches, you’ll see why our boutique hotel is the best-kept secret in St. Croix.

Stay

Lose yourself in the golden sun and azure waters of our gay-friendly Caribbean beachfront resort. Nestled among the palms along a pristine stretch of sugar-white sandy beaches, you’ll see why our boutique hotel is the best-kept secret in St. Croix.

Dine

Let our seasonal fare, artisanal cocktails and gentle ocean breeze carry you away. Our open air seaside terrace restaurant offers an experience like no other.

Explore

For those with an adventurous spirit, St. Croix will certainly not disappoint. Dive the depths of our crystal-clear waters with guided scuba and snorkeling trips, paddle kayaks along the sandy shores, hike the beautiful wilderness of the island’s rainforest…or, just watch the world go by.

Explore

For those with an adventurous spirit, St. Croix will certainly not disappoint. Dive the depths of our crystal-clear waters with guided scuba and snorkeling trips, paddle kayaks along the sandy shores, hike the beautiful wilderness of the island’s rainforest…or, just watch the world go by.

Cruisin’ to the Beach?

In port or just visiting for the day? Get access to many of the great amenities that our guests enjoy with our day pass.

Stay with Us

From upscale to down on the beach, we offer accommodations to suit your every desire

All accommodations have private baths, air conditioning, overhead fans, cable TV, iron and ironing board. The suites and luxury villas have kitchens & separate living rooms, many with sleep sofas. The hotel offers a complimentary welcome drink, two fresh water pools, book lending library and beach towels.

PLEASE BE ADVISED:  As part of our efforts to continually enhance our amenities for our valued guests, our gym will be temporarily closed for renovation until further notice. Also, our Beachfront Villas will be undergoing renovation from June 26th through the end of September. The Beachfront units are distanced from the rest of the resort, and we don’t anticipate any disturbance to your enjoyment of our sunny piece of paradise. We appreciate your patience as we continue to make Sand Castle better than ever.

Before booking, please take note of the following:
  • Rates are based on single or double occupancy and subject to 12.5% USVI Hotel Tax. Extra person charge is $20 per person per night. Minimum age to book is 21 years.

  • Check-in is 3pm, check-out is 11am.

  • A 50% deposit (before taxes) is required at booking with a major credit card. Debit cards will not be accepted. No fee will be assessed if canceled prior to 30 days of check-in. Cancellations within 30 days of check-in are subject to a 25% fee of the deposit amount. Reservations canceled less than 7 days prior to check-in, or determined to be No Call/No Show, will forfeit entire deposit. No refunds will be issued for unused room nights due to early departure.

  • Sand Castle is an adult only resort and will not accept guests under the age of 16.

    Please note: Our Courtyard pool and surrounding area is clothing optional. 

    We encourage you to read all our terms and conditions under “Hotel Policies” at the bottom of this page prior to your arrival.

Local Weather

  • Aug 13, 2022 light rain 82° F
  • Aug 14, 2022 light rain 82° F
  • Aug 15, 2022 light rain 83° F
  • Aug 16, 2022 broken clouds 82° F
  • Aug 17, 2022 scattered clouds 83° F

Please bear in mind that when it says “light rain” it’s usually a brief afternoon shower.

Champions of Pride from the Territories

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We’ve been nominated for the Gay Travel awards

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Your Travel Questions Answered

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We’ll Be Ready When You Are

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Jesse Daley is our star guest chef!

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An interview with owners Chris and Ted

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Creating a Fantastic “Mocktail” with Jesse Daley

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We’re Featured in “The Top 20 LGBT Destinations for 2020” by GayTravel.com

  "...The USVI is made up of three islands; St. John, St. Thomas and St. Croix. All islands are extremely diverse and accepting of many cultures, races, and religions. GT factoid: Gaytravel.com...

Making a Perfect Tropical Drink with Jesse Daley

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Featured in USA Today!

  "While all three of the U.S. Virgin Islands are deemed LGBTQ-friendly, it’s St. Croix which has the reputation for being the most hospitable. As a U.S. territory, St. Croix also may have the...

Catch us in the WeHo Times!

  "This year consider heading down south – and I mean very far south to the tropics – for a unique Pride celebration in the Caribbean and visit the beautiful island of St. Croix in the United...

The Renovation Continues!

  For those of you that have been following along through our emails and social media posts, we’ve been rebuilding the Sand Castle from the beach up- making improvements to our rooms and around...

Taking home the gold in the Taste of St. Croix

  Congratulations to Dylan, Pedro, Fedora, Eren and the rest of our staff for taking home the gold in the 2018 Taste of St. Croix! First place for Fedora's Seafood Chowder and Second Place for...

Pardon our dust!

  Next time you visit, you’ll notice that we’ve been making some changes around the hotel. One of the most noticeable changes is the major renovation in a few of our rooms. We’re not just...

Amenities

Whether you are staying a single night or several weeks, with a group of friends or solo- you’ll find that we have comfortable and well-appointed accommodations for whatever your needs may be.

24-Hour Front Desk

Complimentary Continental Breakfast

Daily Housekeeping

On-Site Scuba Lessons

Complimentary Kayaks

Guest Laundry Facility

Massage Available

Free WIFI

Special Event Bookings

Book Library

Complimentary Snorkel Gear

On-site Dining

On beach dining available

Two Fresh Water Pools*

*One of our freshwater pools is clothing optional

Amenities

Whether you are staying a single night or several weeks, with a group of friends or solo- you’ll find that we have comfortable and well-appointed accommodations for whatever your needs may be.

24-Hour Front Desk

Complimentary Continental Breakfast

Daily Housekeeping

On-Site Scuba Lessons

Complimentary Kayaks

Guest Laundry Facility

Two Fresh Water Pools*

Free WIFI

Special Event Bookings

Book Library

Complimentary Snorkel Gear

Massage Available

On-site Dining

On beach dining available

*One of our freshwater pools is clothing optional

Join our Mailing List

Sign up for the Sand Castle on the Beach email list to get the latest deals, events and news.

Beach Weddings

Ever dream of the perfect beach wedding? Dream no more. We can help make your dream a reality at our beachfront resort. We have the perfect spot for your perfect day- by the shimmering waters of the Caribbean.

Beach Weddings

Ever dream of the perfect beach wedding? Dream no more. We can help make your dream a reality at our beachfront resort. We have the perfect spot for your perfect day- by the shimmering waters of the Caribbean.

Romantic Getaways

You deserve it. Whether it be an anniversary, honeymoon or you just want to get away- you owe it to yourself to escape to our intimate beachfront resort. There’s magic in the air here, come and sea for yourself.

Contact Us

Not finding all the answers you need here? No problem…we’d love to hear from you. Write us an e-mail or just fill out our contact form and we’ll get back with you shortly.

Find Us

Sand Castle on the Beach

Veterans Shore Drive
Frederiksted, St Croix, 00840
Virgin Islands

Call: 1 (340) 772-1205
Mail: info@sandcastleonthebeach.com