What's Near Jewel Dunn's River Beach Resort & Spa

Sometimes booking a hotel located near a nice beach can add a little something extra to your vacation.

If you are a big beach fan, Jewel Dunn's River Beach Resort & Spa is set in the perfect location for you. This property is located along the shore, so tourists can spend their whole trip soaking up the sun if that is what they want to do.

Nearby Beaches

Of course, since Jewel Dunn's River Beach Resort & Spa is located on Steer Town Beach, sun bathing is a popular pastime at this property. This beach has soft white sand with a few patches of famous Caribbean pink sand. Trees line the back side of the beach, but nothing sits on the sand or shore itself. For travelers who want to venture farther away, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click on the names below to view our detailed article:

Beaches Near Jewel
Beach Distance Direction Location
St. Ann's Bay 1.8 WNW 1.0 mi. East-Northeast of St. Ann's Bay
Dunn's River Beach 1.8 ESE 3.7 mi. West of Ocho Rios
Priory Beach 3.8 W Priory
Fisherman's Beach 3.8 ESE Downtown Ocho Rios
Grande Beach 4.0 E Ocho Rios
Turtle Beach 4.1 ESE Downtown Ocho Rios
Mallards Beach 4.6 E Ocho Rios

The most obvious one to visit is St. Ann's Bay. The best feature about this beach is that its on a small cove and the cape here spouts beautiful splashing waves. Close to amenities but not dominated by urban sprawl, the proximity to the town makes this beach feel like a special escape.

Also, consider Fisherman's Beach which is far from secluded. This one is located four miles east-southeast of the lodgings.

Nearby Areas

Paying a visit to the towns or communities located closest to your resort can act as a nice day trip, no matter if you're just experiencing a night out in the area, or sampling some of the region's most amazing cuisine. Jewel Dunn's River Beach Resort & Spa is located in the vicinity of Ocho Rios; it's two and a half miles (four kilometers) to the east of St. Ann's Bay.

The table below lists some of the areas near Jewel Dunn's River Beach Resort & Spa.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
St. Ann's Bay 2.5 W
Roseau 3.3 WSW
downtown Ocho Rios 4.1 ESE
Epworth 4.2 SSE
Priory 4.2 W
Trafalgar 5.2 S
Ocho Rios 5.5 E
Steerfield 5.9 S
Salisbury 6.5 SE
Saint Ann Parish 6.9 SW

Nearby Attractions

Turtle River Falls and Gardens

Whether you prefer connecting with nature or learning about local culture, you can find plenty to see and do all across the area. Although there are not dozens of attractions within a close distance of the resort, you can still visit the nearby Bob Marley's Mausoleum, which is one of the closest to the accommodation.

More details about nearby attractions are in the following table:

Attractions Near Jewel
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Bob Marley's Mausoleum Historical Site 11.8 SW 10.8 mi. South-Southwest of St. Ann's Bay
Addison Park Park 13.3 W Browns Town
Annandale Great House Historical Site -- -- Epworth
Cranbrook Flower Forest and River Head Adventure Trail Botanical Garden 6.3 W 3.8 mi. West of St. Ann's Bay
Mahoe Falls Waterfall 4.5 SE 2.1 mi. South West of Ocho Rios
Chukka Caribbean Adventure's Original Canopy Tour Zip Line Site 6.9 W 4.4 mi. West of St. Ann's Bay
Turtle River Falls and Gardens Botanical Garden 4.1 SE 1.9 mi. West-Southwest of Ocho Rios
Shaw Park Botanical Gardens & Water Falls Botanical Garden 3.9 SE 2.0 mi. West-Southwest of Ocho Rios
Dunn's River Falls Waterfall 2.2 ESE 3.3 mi. West of Ocho Rios
Dunn's River Park Park 2.2 ESE 3.3 mi. West of Ocho Rios
Shaw Park Garden Falls Waterfall 4.0 ESE Ocho Rios
Milford Falls Waterfall -- -- Ocho Rios
Cove Theatre Movie Theater 3.9 ESE Downtown Ocho Rios
Dolphin Cove Ocho Rios Zoo 2.4 ESE 3.1 mi. West of Ocho Rios
Green Grotto Caves Cave 13.9 W 2.5 mi. West of Runaway Bay

If you're searching for somewhere a little different to visit, Bob Marley's Mausoleum is an alternative worth considering. The Bob Marley Mausoleum is located on the same property as the house where Jamaican icon Bob Marley grew up. He is laid to rest within the mausoleum, where guests are welcome to walk through and feel the presence of a man so loved for his unique style and influence on the music scene.

Nearby Accommodations

Getting details about nearby hotel booking options is generally a great means of getting a better feel for the surrounding area. Readers will be able to find lots of additional places to look at before making a decision, as this portion of Jamaica offers guests a terrific range of resorts and hotels to choose from. The following table provides a list of all of the booking options found in the vicinity.

Accommodations near Jewel
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Riu Ocho Rios 0.2 NW 2.3 mi. East of St. Ann's Bay, Jamaica
Tranquility Cove -- -- 2.8 mi. West of Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Fisherman's Point 3.9 ESE Downtown Ocho Rios, Jamaica
SandCastles Resort 4.1 ESE Downtown Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Rooms On The Beach 4.1 ESE Downtown Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Moon Palace Jamacia Grande 4.1 ESE Downtown Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Crane Ridge Suites 4.1 ESE Downtown Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Seacrest Beach Hotel 4.1 WNW Priory, Jamaica
Pineapple Court Hotel 4.2 ESE Downtown Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Columbus Inn 4.2 WNW Priory, Jamaica

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