The delightful beaches in Jamaica are some of the most enjoyable sights that the region has to offer. If all you can think about is the beach, Golden Cove Villas has what you need. This property is located right on the water, so tourists can spend their whole trip under the sun if they so desire.
Obviously, since Golden Cove Villas is located on James Bond Beach, spending time at the shore is one of the main attractions at this property. Ian Flemming, author of the James Bond novels, spent a lot of his time in Jamaica on this beach, which is now named after 007. Today, visitors can visit the shores that served as inspiration for Flemming and spend their days swimming, sun bathing, and participating in a variety of water sports. For those who are willing to venture off site, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click on the names below to see more details:
|Rio Nuevo Battle Site||3.3||W||4.6 mi. East of Ocho Rios|
|Port Maria North||4.9||ESE||12.6 mi. East of Ocho Rios|
RioNuoya Beach is closest to these accommodations. Between Beaches Boscobel Resort and Golf Club and Seclusions Beach Resort is the tropical beauty known as RioNuoya Beach. Because it is set between two popular hotel properties, you can be sure that guests fill the beach on a daily basis, but many believe that the beach is worth braving the crowds. You can take your time here, as there are both showers and restrooms on-site.
Stopping over at a town or community close to your villa complex can help diversify your itinerary, whether you're interested in seeing a famous natural attraction, or simply experiencing some of the local culture while on your trip. Golden Cove Villas is found in Boscobel, a village in Saint Mary Parish; it's eight miles (12 and a half kilometers) to the east of Ocho Rios.
Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Golden Cove Villas.
Even though there are just a few attractions close to the villa complex, you will be pretty close to Annandale Great House, which is one of the closest choices.
More details about nearby attractions are in the following table:
|Annandale Great House||Historical Site||--||--||Epworth|
|Mahoe Falls||Waterfall||9.6||W||2.1 mi. South West of Ocho Rios|
|Coyaba River Garden and Museum||Museum||9.6||W||2.1 mi. South West of Ocho Rios|
|Turtle River Falls and Gardens||Botanical Garden||9.7||W||1.9 mi. West-Southwest of Ocho Rios|
|Shaw Park Botanical Gardens & Water Falls||Botanical Garden||9.8||W||2.0 mi. West-Southwest of Ocho Rios|
|Dunn's River Falls||Waterfall||11.2||W||3.3 mi. West of Ocho Rios|
|Dunn's River Park||Park||11.2||W||3.3 mi. West of Ocho Rios|
|Shaw Park Garden Falls||Waterfall||9.6||W||Ocho Rios|
|Milford Falls||Waterfall||--||--||Ocho Rios|
|Movie Theater||9.6||W||Downtown Ocho Rios|
|Dolphin Cove Ocho Rios||Zoo||10.9||W||3.1 mi. West of Ocho Rios|
|Brimmer Hall Estate||Historical Site||6.8||SE||13.6 mi. East-Southeast of Ocho Rios|
|Firefly||Museum||4.3||E||12.1 mi. East of Ocho Rios|
If you're searching for a place where you can while away some free time, Annandale Great House may be just what you're looking for. The old Annandale Great House was originally built in 1760, and since than has served as a home for many wealthy locals. While today it is mainly known as an accommodation, viewing the property from your car while passing by can be a nice and short side-trip.
When you're choosing a location to stay in, it's often smart to find out about nearby lodging options as a means to get a better feel for the surrounding area. Even though there are only a few other resort and hotel options right around Golden Cove Villas, its quiet surroundings are what make it an excellent choice for those hoping to enjoy a secluded vacation destination. Nonetheless, vacationers will still be able to encounter additional accommodation options by traveling a few miles out. Take a look at the table below for a full list of booking options you'll find nearby.
|Golden Seas Beach Resort||0.7||ESE||8.5 mi. East of Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|Beaches Boscobel Resort & Golf Club||1.0||W||RioNuoya, Jamaica|
|Goldeneye||1.2||ENE||9.0 mi. East of Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|Casa Maria Hotel||4.6||E||12.4 mi. East of Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|5.1||W||3.0 mi. East of Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|Sea Palms||--||--||2.9 mi. East of Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|The Blue House||6.7||W||Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|Couples Sans Souci||7.0||W||Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|Executive Shaw Park Guest House||7.2||W||Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|Crystal Ripple Beach Lodge||7.2||W||Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
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