What's Near By the Sea

Nearby Beaches

People visiting this area of Jamaica almost always take time to walk one of the area's stunning beaches. There are bound to be nearby beaches that you will enjoy.

Each of the access points adorning the coast of Jamaica are appreciated for different reasons; even differences between their amenities can affect how much time you want to spend there, and what you need to bring. Every one of the options near By the Sea (listed in the following table), has features worth noting. Click on the following names to see more information:

Beaches Near By the Sea
Beach Distance Direction Location
Orange Bay Beach East 1.1 E Orange Bay
Crusoe's Beach 2.5 ESE Port Antonio
Navy Island 3.4 E Port Antonio
Errol Flynn Marina Beach 3.5 ESE Port Antonio
Blue Lagoon 4.1 ESE Port Antonio
Hope Bay 4.2 W Hope Bay
Folly Ruins Beach 4.2 E Port Antonio
Port Antonio East Harbour 4.3 ESE Port Antonio

Orange Bay Beach East is the closest to the B & B. Since this beach is a reasonable distance off, your party won't have to go far to enjoy the sun and surf. This quiet beach is gorgeous, with lush foliage, rocky terrain on the small capes that border the bay and ultra fine white sand.

If instead you're interested in a less raucous beach scene, Navy Island may be just what you're looking for. Navy Island Beach is set on the 64 acre island, which is located off the coast of Port Antonio. Although there are no open facilities or public ferries that currently run to the island, a private boat can be hired to take you on an adventure to this secluded beach.

Nearby Areas

Visiting the town or local neighborhood nearest to your B & B can act as a nice day trip, no matter if you'll just be browsing their markets, or simply experiencing some of the local culture while on your trip. By the Sea is located east-northeast of St. Margarets Bay, a neighborhood in Portland Parish; it's to the west-northwest of Port Antonio.

The areas that are closest to By the Sea are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Orange Bay 1.0 E
St. Margarets Bay 1.3 WSW
Charlotteville 1.6 SW
Port Antonio 3.6 ESE
Rock Hall 3.6 SW
Ythanside 4.2 W
Hope Bay 4.3 W
Speyside 4.5 SE
Shrewsbury 4.6 SW
Turtle Harbour 5.6 ESE

Nearby Attractions

The Blue Mountains National Park

Although there are not dozens of attractions located near the B & B, there are some options, like The Blue Mountains National Park, which is one of the closest ones.

This option and more are detailed in the following table:

Attractions Near By the Sea
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
The Blue Mountains National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 12.7 WSW 11.2 mi. Northeast of Kingston
Tacky Falls Waterfall -- -- 10.6 mi. West of Port Antonio
Somerset Falls Waterfall -- -- 9.6 mi. West-Northwest of Port Antonio
Neville Antonio Park Park 3.6 ESE Port Antonio
Christ Church Historical Site 3.8 ESE Port Antonio
Folly Lighthouse Lighthouse 4.0 E Port Antonio
Folly Ruins Historical Site 4.2 E Port Antonio
Athenry Gardens and Cave of Nonsuch Cave 5.9 SE 2.4 mi. Southeast of Port Antonio

If you're searching for an interesting place to visit, The Blue Mountains National Park might be the right choice for you. The Blue Mountains are the longest mountain range in Jamaica. Known for the coffee they produce, there is also a national park here where hiking and camping can be done.

Nearby Accommodations

Getting information about nearby accommodation options is oftentimes a great means of getting a better feel for the area. This section of Jamaica offers vacationers various additional hotel and resort options to choose from, giving you plenty to contemplate before reaching a decision. Learn about the surrounding area's hotel booking options by viewing the following table.

Accommodations near By the Sea
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Paradise Inn Resort -- -- St. Margarets Bay, Jamaica
San San Tropez 2.7 ESE Port Antonio, Jamaica
Demontevin Lodge Hotel 3.7 ESE Port Antonio, Jamaica
Jamaica Heights Resort -- -- Port Antonio, Jamaica
Mango Ridge Guest Cottages -- -- Port Antonio, Jamaica
Hotel Tim Bamboo 4.2 ESE Port Antonio, Jamaica
Jamaica Palace Hotel 5.9 ESE 2.4 mi. East of Port Antonio, Jamaica
Mocking Bird Hill -- -- Drapers, Jamaica
Geejam 6.5 E Port Antonio, Jamaica
Tropical Lagoon 8.0 E 4.5 mi. East of Port Antonio, Jamaica

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