What's Close to Mocking Bird Hill

Nearby Beaches

Boston Bay Beach

Travelers vacationing in this section of Jamaica almost always enjoy a day at one of the stunning beaches. Those looking to steer clear of typical tourist haunts will enjoy the out-of-the-way feel of Mocking Bird Hill, though you will still be able to find some nearby beaches.

Each of the beaches in this region have different personalities, which may or may not suit your own personality. Every one of the options near Mocking Bird Hill (listed in the following table), has features worth noting. Click on the following names to learn about amenities and other details:

Beaches Near Mocking Bird Hill
Beach Distance Direction Location
Frenchmen's Cove Beach 1.0 E 3.5 mi. East of Port Antonio
San San Beach 1.3 E 3.8 mi. East of Port Antonio
Port Antonio East Harbour 1.8 WNW Port Antonio
Tropical Lagoon 1.9 E 4.5 mi. East of Port Antonio
Folly Ruins Beach 2.0 WNW Port Antonio
Blue Lagoon 2.1 W Port Antonio
Fairy Hill Beach 2.1 E 4.7 mi. East of Port Antonio
Winnifred Beach 2.6 E Fairy Hill
Errol Flynn Marina Beach 2.7 W Port Antonio
Navy Island 2.8 WNW Port Antonio
Crusoe's Beach 3.6 WNW Port Antonio
Zion Hill Beach 3.9 E 6.5 mi. East of Port Antonio
Boston Bay Beach 3.9 E Boston Bay

Frenchmen's Cove Beach is probably the most convenient option to visit near the lodge. Because this beach is a reasonable traveling distance away, you really won't have to go far to enjoy an endless sparkling backdrop. 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 can take your time here, as there are both showers and restrooms on-site.

If the remoteness of Frenchmen's Cove Beach doesn't suit your style, you could instead enjoy Blue Lagoon where you will find a lively scene of tourists and activities. Legend has it that a dragon resides in the bottomless Blue Lagoon, yet still visitors flock to the lagoon each day to experience the breath taking lagoon that was made famous around the world by Jacques Cousteau and Brooke Shields. You can locate this one a meager hike off.

Nearby Areas

Vacationers who are interested to know about what's in the surrounding area might want to find out how far—or near—the adjacent city or town is from the property. Mocking Bird Hill can be found near the heart of Drapers, a village in Portland Parish; it is 2.6 miles to the east of Port Antonio.

The following table contains a listing of areas near Mocking Bird Hill:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Turtle Harbour 0.6 W
Port Antonio 2.6 W
Fairy Hill 3.0 E
Sherwood Forest 3.1 SE
Fellowship 3.4 SW
Speyside 4.0 WSW
Windsor 4.8 SW
Delaford 4.9 SSW
Orange Bay 5.2 WNW
Portland Parish 5.7 SW

Nearby Attractions

Though there are not too many attractions within a close distance of the lodge, you can still visit the nearby Somerset Falls, which is one of the closest to the accommodation.

For more, check out the nearby attractions below:

Attractions Near Mocking Bird Hill
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Somerset Falls Waterfall 9.3 W 6.7 mi. West of Port Antonio
Neville Antonio Park Park 2.6 W Port Antonio
Christ Church Historical Site 2.4 W Port Antonio
Folly Lighthouse Lighthouse 2.2 NW Port Antonio
Folly Ruins Historical Site 2.0 WNW Port Antonio
Reach Falls Waterfall 11.8 SE 11.6 mi. North-Northeast of Morant Bay

If you're on the lookout for somewhere a little different 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

Learning more about nearby hotel booking options is often a good way to get a feel for the area. You'll find plenty of additional places to consider before making a decision, as this part of Jamaica offers guests a wide range of resort and hotel options. Consult the table below to find a complete listing of booking possibilities you'll find close-by.

Accommodations near Mocking Bird Hill
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Jamaica Palace Hotel 0.3 NW 2.4 mi. East of Port Antonio, Jamaica
Geejam 0.5 ENE Port Antonio, Jamaica
Frenchman's Cove Resort 0.9 E 3.4 mi. East of Port Antonio, Jamaica
Match Resort 1.0 NW 1.8 mi. East of Port Antonio, Jamaica
Trident Hotel 1.1 NW 1.9 mi. East of Port Antonio, Jamaica
Goblin Hill Villas at San San 1.5 E 4.0 mi. East of Port Antonio, Jamaica
Tropical Lagoon 1.9 E 4.5 mi. East of Port Antonio, Jamaica
Hotel Tim Bamboo 2.0 W Port Antonio, Jamaica
Rio Vista Resort Villas 2.4 W Port Antonio, Jamaica
Mango Ridge Guest Cottages 2.4 W Port Antonio, Jamaica

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