What's Near GoldenEye

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Lots of travelers plan to come to Jamaica knowing that they'll get to see the sparkling beaches that the island is so proud of.

Therefore, most guests are delighted that GoldenEye is situated directly on the water, so you won't have to go far to experience first hand what makes the area such a popular vacation destination. These accommodations are located outside of the more populated parts of Jamaica, meaning those staying at this location often have the shore all to themselves, allowing them to escape from all of the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

Nearby Beaches

Needless to say, since GoldenEye is located on James Bond Beach, laying out in the sun 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 those who are eager for some variety, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click on the following names to see more details:

Beaches Near GoldenEye
Beach Distance Direction Location
RioNuoya Beach 2.1 W RioNuoya
Port Maria North 4.0 SE 12.6 mi. East of Ocho Rios
Rio Nuevo Battle Site 4.4 W 4.6 mi. East of Ocho Rios
Port Maria Beach 4.7 SE Port Maria

One of the most convenient options 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 have a truly relaxing time at RioNuoya Beach since there are bathrooms as well as showers on-site..

Nearby Areas

Stopping by a community or town near your resort can help diversify your itinerary, whether you're browsing a beautiful natural setting, or sampling authentic cuisine with the locals. GoldenEye can be found 1.6 miles east-northeast of Boscobel, a village in Saint Mary Parish; it is nine miles (14 and a half kilometers) to the east of Ocho Rios.

The table below lists some of the areas near GoldenEye.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Oracabessa 0.5 S
Boscobel 1.6 WSW
RioNuoya 2.4 W
Galina 3.3 E
Nuevo Rio 3.5 W
Union Hill 4.4 SW
Tryall 4.5 SSE
Port Maria 4.7 SE
Trinity 4.9 SE
Retreat 4.9 WSW

Nearby Attractions

Turtle River Falls and Gardens

Though there are not too many attractions close to the resort, you can still explore attractions like Annandale Great House, which is one of the closest to the accommodation.

More details about nearby attractions are in the following table:

Attractions Near GoldenEye
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Annandale Great House Historical Site -- -- Epworth
Mahoe Falls Waterfall 10.8 W 2.1 mi. South West of Ocho Rios
Turtle River Falls and Gardens Botanical Garden 10.8 W 1.9 mi. West-Southwest of Ocho Rios
Shaw Park Botanical Gardens & Water Falls Botanical Garden 11.0 W 2.0 mi. West-Southwest of Ocho Rios
Dunn's River Falls Waterfall 12.3 W 3.3 mi. West of Ocho Rios
Dunn's River Park Park 12.3 W 3.3 mi. West of Ocho Rios
Shaw Park Garden Falls Waterfall 10.8 W Ocho Rios
Milford Falls Waterfall -- -- Ocho Rios
Cove Theatre Movie Theater 10.8 W Downtown Ocho Rios
Dolphin Cove Ocho Rios Zoo 12.1 W 3.1 mi. West of Ocho Rios
Brimmer Hall Estate Historical Site 6.3 SE 13.6 mi. East-Southeast of Ocho Rios
Firefly Museum 3.3 ESE 12.1 mi. East of Ocho Rios
Galina Lighthouse Lighthouse 3.5 E Galina

If you're looking for an enjoyable experience, Annandale Great House might be a good choice. 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.

Nearby Accommodations

Finding info about nearby hotel booking possibilities is often an easy means of getting a feel for the area. Though you might only find a handful of additional hotel and resort options in this part of Jamaica, the quiet surroundings here ensure that it's a pleasant choice for travelers looking for a secluded retreat. Be that as it may, vacationers can still locate additional accommodation options by going a few more miles out. Consult the following table to find a complete listing of the lodging options located nearby.

Accommodations near GoldenEye
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Golden Seas Beach Resort 0.8 SW 8.5 mi. East of Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Beaches Boscobel Resort & Golf Club 2.2 W RioNuoya, Jamaica
Casa Maria Hotel 3.7 ESE 12.4 mi. East of Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Couples Tower Isle 6.1 W 3.0 mi. East of Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Sea Palms -- -- 2.9 mi. East of Ocho Rios, Jamaica
The Blue House 7.8 W Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Couples Sans Souci 8.1 W Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Crystal Ripple Beach Lodge 8.3 W Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Executive Shaw Park Guest House 8.4 W Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Shaw Park Beach Hotel All Inclusive 8.4 W Ocho Rios, Jamaica

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