Lots of travelers plan to take a trip to Jamaica just for the breath-taking beaches that the island is famous for. Many guests are excited to learn that this property is located directly on the water, so you won't need to go out of your way to see one of the most naturally beautiful features of the area.
Of course, since Jewel Dunn's River Beach Resort & Spa is located right on Steer Town Beach, relaxing on the sand is a popular pastime here. 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 vacationers who are eager for some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Clicking on each link below allows you to view a detailed page:
|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|
|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 nearest one 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.
Travelers can also have a good time atwhich provides a fun, colorful scene of crowds and water activities. You can locate this one four miles east-southeast of the property.
Visiting a town or community neighboring your resort can add some depth to your vacation experience, whether you're marveling at the region's untouched natural beauty, or experiencing the day in the life of a local. Jewel Dunn's River Beach Resort & Spa is located near Ocho Rios; it's 2.5 miles to the east of St. Ann's Bay.
The areas found closest to Jewel Dunn's River Beach Resort & Spa are listed below.
|St. Ann's Bay||2.5||W|
|downtown Ocho Rios||4.1||ESE|
|Saint Ann Parish||6.9||SW|
This destination is sure to provide a lot of fun activities for everyone. Even though there are only a few attractions within a close distance of the resort, you can still visit the nearby Bob Marley's Mausoleum, which is one of the closest choices.
The following table can provide more details about nearby attractions:
|Bob Marley's Mausoleum||Historical Site||11.8||SW||10.8 mi. South-Southwest of St. Ann's Bay|
|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|
|Coyaba River Garden and Museum||Museum||4.5||SE||2.1 mi. South West of Ocho Rios|
|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|
|Movie Theater||3.9||ESE||Downtown Ocho Rios|
|Dolphin Cove Ocho Rios||Zoo||2.4||ESE||3.1 mi. West of Ocho Rios|
|Seven Oaks Sanctuary For Wildlife||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||11.6||W||Runaway Bay|
|Green Grotto Caves||Cave||13.9||W||2.5 mi. West of Runaway Bay|
If you're looking for an enjoyable experience, Bob Marley's Mausoleum might be just right for you. 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.
When deciding where to stay, it can often be helpful to learn more about nearby accommodations as a means to better understand the surrounding area. You'll be able to find no shortage of other destinations to think about prior to reaching a decision, as this part of Jamaica offers visitors a terrific range of resort and hotel options. The following table shows the lodging options available in the vicinity.
|Riu Ocho Rios||0.2||NW||2.3 mi. East of St. Ann's Bay, Jamaica|
|Ocean Front Resort||0.7||NW||2.1 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 Jamaica 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|
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