Turner Hole beach is located in front of the Divi Carina Bay Resort and Casino. Since this a resort property, there is a bar, restaurant, pool, dock, tennis court, and even a casino on the premises. Across the street there is a mini-golf course. The beach itself has a beach shack that offers full amenities; take a kayak or sunfish out, go windsurfing, or rent snorkeling gear. Lessons are available for all these water activities. There are beach chairs to lounge on, a few hammocks swaying between the palm trees, and plenty of shade. There is also plenty of parking available. Divi is a fun place for the family to spend the day.
Location: East End
While much of this beach is taken up with Divi Carina Bay Resort, Turner Hole is also located within the St. Croix East End Marine Park.
From Southshore Road (Route 60) follow the signs to Divi Carina Bay Resort located near the East End of St. Croix.
- Resort restaurant and bar
- Beach chairs and hammocks available for resort guests, as well as a freshwater pool
- Snorkeling equipment and kayaks are available for rent at the beach side shack
- Bathrooms available for resort guests and restaurant patrons
- Parking is free and plentiful
The waters at this beach are within the Recreational Zone of the St. Croix East End Marine Park. Hook-and-line fishing is only permitted from the beach to 100 ft from shore. All other beach-based fishing (spearfishing, diving for conch) is prohibited. Personal watercraft are permitted from the western boundary of Divi Resort east to Grapetree Point only.
Beach chairs, hammocks, snorkel equipment, kayaks and other amenities may be reserved for hotel guests and restaurant patrons.
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