What's Located Around Columbus Inn

Often, booking accommodations near the right beach will ensure that you can take full advantage of the beautiful sand and water here.

If you or your group are big beach fans, Columbus Inn is just what you are looking for. This site is situated on the shore, so guests can spend as much time as they like soaking up the sun if they so desire.

Nearby Beaches

Needless to say, since Columbus Inn is positioned directly on Priory Beach, relaxing on the sand is a popular pastime here. A nice beach with easy public access and a very friendly vibe on Jamaica's northern coast. For vacationers who want some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Click the names below to view a detailed page:

Beaches Near Columbus Inn
Beach Distance Direction Location
St. Ann's Bay 2.4 E 1.0 mi. East-Northeast of St. Ann's Bay
Little Laughlands Bay 2.8 WNW 4.6 mi. West-Northwest of St. Ann's Bay
Steer Town Beach 5.0 ESE 3.3 mi. East of St. Ann's Bay

The closest one is St. Ann's Bay. The best feature about this beach is that its on a small cove and the cape here spouts beautiful splashing waves. Close to amenities but not dominated by urban sprawl, the proximity to the town makes this beach feel like a special escape.

Nearby Areas

Visiting the town or local neighborhood nearest to your hotel can act as a nice day trip, no matter if you'll just be browsing their markets, or learning more about the area's art and history. Columbus Inn is located in Priory, a town in Saint Ann Parish; it's 1.8 miles to the northwest of St. Ann's Bay.

The areas found closest to Columbus Inn are listed below.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
St. Ann's Bay 1.8 SE
Roseau 2.7 SSE
Bamboo 5.0 SW
Salen 5.3 W
Saint Ann Parish 5.9 S
Sturge Town 6.5 WSW
Trafalgar 7.4 SSE
Runaway Bay 7.4 W
Philadelphia 7.5 SW
Epworth 7.6 SE

Nearby Attractions

Turtle River Falls and Gardens

For those of you who seek an active vacation agenda, you'll be able to enjoy plenty of attractions and activities all across the area. Although there aren't many attractions within walking distance of the hotel, you can still visit the nearby Bob Marley's Mausoleum, which is one of the closest.

This option and more are detailed in the following table:

Attractions Near Columbus Inn
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Bob Marley's Mausoleum Historical Site 11.1 SSW 10.8 mi. South-Southwest of St. Ann's Bay
Addison Park Park 9.9 WSW Browns Town
Annandale Great House Historical Site -- -- Epworth
Cranbrook Flower Forest and River Head Adventure Trail Botanical Garden 2.5 WSW 3.8 mi. West of St. Ann's Bay
Mahoe Falls Waterfall 8.5 ESE 2.1 mi. South West of Ocho Rios
Chukka Caribbean Adventure's Original Canopy Tour Zip Line Site 2.9 W 4.4 mi. West of St. Ann's Bay
Turtle River Falls and Gardens Botanical Garden 8.2 ESE 1.9 mi. West-Southwest of Ocho Rios
Shaw Park Botanical Gardens & Water Falls Botanical Garden 8.1 ESE 2.0 mi. West-Southwest of Ocho Rios
Dunn's River Falls Waterfall 6.4 ESE 3.3 mi. West of Ocho Rios
Dunn's River Park Park 6.4 ESE 3.3 mi. West of Ocho Rios
Shaw Park Garden Falls Waterfall 8.1 ESE Ocho Rios
Milford Falls Waterfall -- -- Ocho Rios
Cove Theatre Movie Theater 8.1 ESE Downtown Ocho Rios
Dolphin Cove Ocho Rios Zoo 6.6 ESE 3.1 mi. West of Ocho Rios
Seven Oaks Sanctuary For Wildlife Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 7.5 W Runaway Bay
Green Grotto Caves Cave 9.9 W 2.5 mi. West of Runaway Bay

If you're searching for a place where you can while away some free time, Bob Marley's Mausoleum might be worth a visit. The Bob Marley Mausoleum is located on the same property as the house where Jamaican icon Bob Marley grew up. He is laid to rest within the mausoleum, where guests are welcome to walk through and feel the presence of a man so loved for his unique style and influence on the music scene.

Nearby Accommodations

When deciding where to book your stay, it can sometimes be a good idea to find out about nearby lodging options as a means to better understand the surrounding area. While you might only find a few additional places to stay right around Columbus Inn, the quiet surroundings here are what make it an ideal choice for those seeking a secluded spot. Nevertheless, you can still find additional accommodations by heading a few more miles out. Consult the table below for full details about the lodging possibilities that are available in the surrounding area.

Accommodations near Columbus Inn
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Seacrest Beach Hotel 0.1 S Priory, Jamaica
Riu Ocho Rios 4.0 ESE 2.3 mi. East of St. Ann's Bay, Jamaica
Jewel Dunn's River Beach Resort & Spa 4.2 ESE 2.5 mi. East of St. Ann's Bay, Jamaica
Royal Decameron Club Caribbean 5.4 W Salen, Jamaica
Tamarind Tree Resort Hotel 6.1 W 1.4 mi. East of Runaway Bay, Jamaica
Jewel Paradise Cove Beach Resort by Curio 6.2 W 1.4 mi. East-Northeast of Runaway Bay, Jamaica
Runaway Bay Heart Hotel 6.3 W Runaway Bay, Jamaica
The Cardiff Hotel and Spa 6.7 W Runaway Bay, Jamaica
Runaway Bay H.E.A.R.T. Hotel 6.7 W Runaway Bay, Jamaica
Villa Sonaté 6.7 W Runaway Bay, Jamaica

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