Quite often, travelers make plans to vacation in Jamaica just for the amazing beaches that the island is famous for.
Fortunately, Golden Seas Beach Resort is located on the water, so you won't have to go out of the way to experience first hand what makes the area such a popular vacation destination. This vacation destination is tucked away from the more crowded areas of Jamaica, which means vacationers staying here may often be alone on the beach, giving them the opportunity to experience a little piece of paradise without all the crowds.
Naturally, since Golden Seas Beach Resort is located on James Bond Beach, hanging out at the beach is popular with guests staying here. 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 vacationers who are eager for some variety, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click the names below to view a detailed discussion:
|Rio Nuevo Battle Site||4.0||W||4.6 mi. East of Ocho Rios|
|Port Maria North||4.2||ESE||12.6 mi. East of Ocho Rios|
|Port Maria Beach||4.8||ESE||Port Maria|
One of the closest picks is RioNuoya Beach. 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 it will have restrooms and showers for your convenience.
Visiting the town or local neighborhood nearest to your resort can add a little something extra to your vacation, no matter if you're just experiencing a night out in the area, or learning more about the area's art and history. Golden Seas Beach Resort is located east of Boscobel, a village in Saint Mary Parish; it's to the east of Ocho Rios.
The areas found closest to Golden Seas Beach Resort are listed below.
Even though there are just a few attractions close to the resort, you can still experience attractions like Annandale Great House, which is one of the closest ones.
The following table can provide more details about nearby attractions:
|Annandale Great House||Historical Site||--||--||Epworth|
|Mahoe Falls||Waterfall||--||--||2.1 mi. South West of Ocho Rios|
|Turtle River Falls and Gardens||Botanical Garden||10.3||W||1.9 mi. West-Southwest of Ocho Rios|
|Shaw Park Botanical Gardens & Water Falls||Botanical Garden||10.4||W||2.0 mi. West-Southwest of Ocho Rios|
|Dunn's River Falls||Waterfall||11.9||W||3.3 mi. West of Ocho Rios|
|Dunn's River Park||Park||11.9||W||3.3 mi. West of Ocho Rios|
|Shaw Park Garden Falls||Waterfall||10.3||W||Ocho Rios|
|Milford Falls||Waterfall||--||--||Ocho Rios|
|Movie Theater||10.3||W||Downtown Ocho Rios|
|Dolphin Cove Ocho Rios||Zoo||11.6||W||3.1 mi. West of Ocho Rios|
|Brimmer Hall Estate||Historical Site||6.1||SE||13.6 mi. East-Southeast of Ocho Rios|
|Firefly||Museum||3.6||E||12.1 mi. East of Ocho Rios|
If you're searching for somewhere a little different to visit, Annandale Great House could be a good option. 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 deciding on a place to stay, it can sometimes be smart to learn more about nearby accommodations in order to get a better feel for the region. Though you might only find a handful of other resort and hotel options right around Golden Seas Beach Resort, the tranquil surroundings here are what make it an excellent option for travelers seeking a secluded spot. Nevertheless, vacationers can still encounter additional accommodation options by traveling out a few more miles. To find more information on the hotel booking options available in the area, view the following table.
|GoldenEye||0.8||NE||9.0 mi. East of Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|Beaches Boscobel Resort & Golf Club||1.7||W||RioNuoya, Jamaica|
|Casa Maria Hotel||3.9||E||12.4 mi. East of Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|Couples Tower Isle||5.8||W||3.0 mi. East of Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|Sea Palms||--||--||2.9 mi. East of Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|The Blue House||7.3||W||Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|Couples Sans Souci||7.7||W||Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|Executive Shaw Park Guest House||--||--||Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|Crystal Ripple Beach Lodge||7.9||W||Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|Shaw Park Beach Hotel All Inclusive||8.0||W||Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
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