Some people's favorite sights to see in this region are the beaches. This vacation spot, however, is not situated directly on the shore. Those looking for a secluded vacation spot will be right at home in Mocking Bird Hill, but should be ready to do a bit of traveling to get to Jamaica's nearest beach. You will also have your pick of nearby beaches.
The various characteristics of each coastal spot in Jamaica will affect your experience. All of the nearby shorelines in the following table have something unique to offer. Click the names below to view our detailed article:
|Frenchmen's Cove Beach||1.0||NE||3.5 mi. East of Port Antonio|
|San San Beach||1.2||ENE||3.7 mi. East of Port Antonio|
|Tropical Lagoon||1.9||E||4.5 mi. East of Port Antonio|
|Fairy Hill Beach||2.1||E||4.7 mi. East of Port Antonio|
|Folly Ruins Beach||2.2||NW||Port Antonio|
|Blue Lagoon||2.3||W||Port Antonio|
|Winnifred Beach||2.6||E||Fairy Hill|
|Errol Flynn Marina Beach||2.8||WNW||Port Antonio|
|Navy Island||3.0||WNW||Port Antonio|
|Zion Hill Beach||3.8||E||6.5 mi. East of Port Antonio|
|Boston Bay Beach||3.8||E||Boston Bay|
|Crusoe's Beach||3.8||WNW||Port Antonio|
Frenchmen's Cove Beach is the closest to this property. Bear in mind that this beach is located about a mile from the lodge, so you'll never be far from the sea—an endless sparkling backdrop to your vacation. Frenchmen's Cove Beach history of celebrity connections is what initially attracts people to the beach, but it is the natural beauty that convinces them to stay. Just a few dollars gets you in for the day. You won't have to feel rushed or uncomfortable while visiting, considering there are both showers and restrooms on-site.
You may also want to visit Fairy Hill Beach which offers an active beach scene. Along the way to Port Antonio rests Fairy Hill Beach. Don't let the steep road deter you, for the beaches are clean and tranquil and usually not very crowded.
Visiting areas that are close to your lodge can add some depth to your vacation experience, whether you're marveling at the region's untouched natural beauty, or dining with locals at their authentic restaurants. Mocking Bird Hill is situated in Drapers, a village near Turtle Harbour; it's to the east-southeast of Port Antonio.
The table below lists some of the areas near Mocking Bird Hill.
Though there are not many attractions within walking distance of the lodge, you can still visit the nearby Tacky Falls, which is one of the closest ones.
This and other nearby options are displayed below.
|Tacky Falls||Waterfall||--||--||10.6 mi. West of Port Antonio|
|Somerset Falls||Waterfall||--||--||9.6 mi. West-Northwest of Port Antonio|
|Christ Church||Historical Site||2.5||W||Port Antonio|
|Historical Site||2.2||NW||Port Antonio|
|Cave||1.1||SW||2.4 mi. Southeast of Port Antonio|
|Reach Falls||Waterfall||--||--||11.7 mi. North-Northeast of Morant Bay|
If you're on the lookout for a chance to see something a little different, Tacky Falls might be worth a visit. For a truly natural wonder, Tacky Falls is the secluded place to be. This hidden treasure is a mix of nature trail, swimming pool, and water park; it will not be a place you will soon forget, if you can manage to find it.
When choosing where to book your stay, it's sometimes smart to find out about nearby accommodations as a way to better understand the area. This section of Jamaica has various additional hotel and resort options, which will give you plenty to think over prior to reaching a verdict. Find out more about all of the region's booking possibilities by reviewing the following table.
|Jamaica Palace Hotel||0.5||NNW||2.4 mi. East of Port Antonio, Jamaica|
|Geejam||0.6||NE||Port Antonio, Jamaica|
|Tropical Lagoon||1.8||E||4.5 mi. East of Port Antonio, Jamaica|
|Hotel Tim Bamboo||2.1||W||Port Antonio, Jamaica|
|Mango Ridge Guest Cottages||--||--||Port Antonio, Jamaica|
|Demontevin Lodge Hotel||2.7||WNW||Port Antonio, Jamaica|
|Jamaica Heights Resort||--||--||Port Antonio, Jamaica|
|San San Tropez||3.7||W||Port Antonio, Jamaica|
|Great Huts||--||--||Boston Bay, Jamaica|
|By the Sea||--||--||3.6 mi. West-Northwest of Port Antonio, Jamaica|
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