What's Close to Great Huts

Nearby Beaches

Boston Bay Beach

People vacationing in this area of Jamaica usually enjoy a visit to one of their gorgeous beaches. You should be able to have your pick of nearby beaches.

Each of the places adorning the coast of Jamaica are appreciated for different reasons; even subtle differences could make the difference between a relaxing time on the sand, and an unprepared visit. You're bound to find an option that suits you in the following table. Click the names below to view a detailed page:

Beaches Near Great Huts
Beach Distance Direction Location
Long Bay Beach 2.0 SE Fair Prospect
Boston Bay Beach 2.2 NW Boston Bay
Zion Hill Beach 2.2 NW 6.5 mi. East of Port Antonio
Winnifred Beach 3.6 NW Fairy Hill
Fairy Hill Beach 4.0 NW 4.7 mi. East of Port Antonio
Tropical Lagoon 4.1 NW 4.5 mi. East of Port Antonio
San San Beach 4.8 NW 3.8 mi. East of Port Antonio

One of the closest picks is Long Bay Beach. Keep in mind that this beach is found approximately two miles from the lodge, so you'll never be far from the sea—an endless sparkling backdrop to your vacation. Aptly named, this beach stretches a healthy distance up and down Jamaica's eastern shoreline and is perfect if you like quiet beach strolls. It is near development and there are some beachfront accommodations but the coast is mostly free of imposing structures.

If you're interested in a chance to escape the crowds, Winnifred Beach is an alternative worth considering. This thin and picturesque beach is in a cove, surrounded by trees and brush. Its a perfect spot for a warm swim or a casual snorkeling exploration.

Nearby Areas

Travelers seeking to learn a bit more about what is close by may want to know how far the closest town or city is from their location. Great Huts can be found in Boston Bay, a neighborhood near Fairy Hill; it's to the east-southeast of Port Antonio.

The areas found closest to Great Huts are listed below.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Roxborough 0.6 SSW
Priestmans River 1.5 S
Fair Prospect 1.8 SE
Sherwood Forest 2.8 W
Long Bay 3.0 SE
Fairy Hill 3.0 NW
Rural Hill 3.6 SSE
Kensington 4.9 SSE
Drapers 5.6 WNW
Rural Hill 5.6 SE

Nearby Attractions

Though there are not many attractions close to the lodge, you can still explore attractions like Somerset Falls, which is one of the closest choices.

View the table below to learn more about what attractions are nearby:

Attractions Near Great Huts
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Somerset Falls Waterfall 15.0 W 6.7 mi. West of Port Antonio
Neville Antonio Park Park 8.4 WNW Port Antonio
Christ Church Historical Site 8.1 WNW Port Antonio
Folly Lighthouse Lighthouse 8.1 WNW Port Antonio
Folly Ruins Historical Site 7.8 WNW Port Antonio
Reach Falls Waterfall 7.2 S 11.6 mi. North-Northeast of Morant Bay

If you're on the lookout for an interesting place to visit, Somerset Falls is an alternative worth considering. This small waterfall my not be magnificent, but it does create a large and refreshing pool great for swimming for the whole family. Then you can board a boat to got to the second waterfall; Hidden Falls and the grotto behind it.

Nearby Accommodations

When you're deciding where to stay, it's sometimes helpful to find out about nearby lodging options in order to get a feel for the region. While there are only a couple of additional hotel and resort options in this part of Jamaica, the quiet surroundings here ensure that it's a pleasant option for visitors hoping to enjoy a peaceful destination. Nevertheless, vacationers will still be able to encounter other accommodations by traveling a bit farther out. See the table below for a complete listing of the lodging options available close-by.

Accommodations near Great Huts
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Tropical Lagoon 4.1 NW 4.5 mi. East of Port Antonio, Jamaica
Goblin Hill Villas at San San 4.6 NW 4.0 mi. East of Port Antonio, Jamaica
Resort at Wilks Bay 5.0 NW 3.6 mi. East of Port Antonio, Jamaica
Frenchman's Cove Resort 5.2 NW 3.4 mi. East of Port Antonio, Jamaica
Geejam 5.5 NW Port Antonio, Jamaica
Mocking Bird Hill 5.8 WNW Drapers, Jamaica
Jamaica Palace Hotel 6.1 WNW 2.4 mi. East of Port Antonio, Jamaica
Match Resort 6.8 WNW 1.8 mi. East of Port Antonio, Jamaica
Trident Hotel 6.8 NW 1.9 mi. East of Port Antonio, Jamaica
Hotel Tim Bamboo 7.7 WNW Port Antonio, Jamaica

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