What's Near GoldenEye

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The delightful beaches in Jamaica are boasted as some of the most enjoyable sights that the region has to offer.

If all you can think about is the beach, GoldenEye is just what you are looking for. This property is located on the water, so tourists can spend all day every day in the sun if they so desire. This particular site is not located near the more populated parts of Jamaica, meaning guests will often have the shore all to themselves, allowing them to relax away from bustling crowds.

Nearby Beaches

Needless to say, since GoldenEye is located right on James Bond Beach, hanging out at the beach is popular with guests staying 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 travelers who are eager for some variety, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click on the following names to read our detailed article:

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

The nearest one 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'll be able to enjoy the afternoon for as long as you want, as there are both showers and restrooms on-site.

Nearby Areas

Hopping over to a town or community that neighbors your resort can help you learn even more about Jamaica, whether it's for enjoying a night out in the area, or sampling some of the region's most amazing cuisine. GoldenEye is situated 1.6 miles east-northeast of Boscobel, a village in Saint Mary Parish; it's 9.0 miles to the east of Ocho Rios.

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

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 will be pretty close to Annandale Great House, which is one of the closest to the accommodation.

To see more info about this or other nearby attractions, check out the table below:

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 searching for an enjoyable experience, Annandale Great House might be just right for you. 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

Getting details about nearby lodging options is oftentimes a convenient means of getting a feel for the surrounding area. This section of Jamaica has several additional hotel and resort options to pick from, which will give you lots to mull over prior to making a decision. The table that follows shows all of the hotel booking options found in the area.

Accommodations near GoldenEye
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Golden Seas Beach Resort 0.8 SW 8.5 mi. East of Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Golden Cove Villas 1.2 WSW Boscobel, Jamaica
Beaches Boscobel Resort & Golf Club 2.2 W RioNuoya, Jamaica
Castles by the Sea 3.1 E Galina, Jamaica
Blue Harbour Guest House and Villas 3.6 ESE 12.5 mi. East of Ocho Rios, 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
Chrisanns Beach Resort 6.4 W 2.8 mi. East-Northeast of Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Sea Palms 6.6 W 2.7 mi. East-Northeast of Ocho Rios, Jamaica

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