Treasure Beach

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Gray and peppered with boats, this isn't a picturesque locale, but it may still be fun to beach comb. This beach also offers a view of the sunset over the water.

Located on the southeastern outskirts of Treasure Beach, this beach is on the South West edge of Jamaica. You should consider stopping by regardless of whether you are staying in the immediate vicinity. You will usually find the beach to be rather roomy, since the vicinity around the beach and the beach itself are not packed with guests.

Amenities and Ambiance

Of course, there is also a restaurant located right on-site. There are many types of dining experiences that vacationers can enjoy in Jamaica, but eating a delicious meal on the beach can be especially memorable. With this in mind, you might ask your hotel if they offer to pack picnic lunches for their guests. Otherwise, you could easily grab some of Jamaica's famous street food along the way.

The concession stand located here is another lunchtime alternative. Sometimes, visitors will be able to order lunch from one of the local vendors who typically operate along this coastline.

Yes, there are public restrooms at Treasure Beach. The water in the area is fit for snorkeling, so bring your equipment if you've been hoping to get in some underwater exploration.

the area right around Treasure Beach is rarely very crowded, Taking that into consideration, it won't matter the time of day you visit, as there's no big chance you'll find yourself contend with the other beach-goers who might need access to the conveniences that are available.

What's Nearby

Attractions

Treasure Beach is always a lovely side-trip when you're in the area. Look for it on the South West coast of Jamaica. It is close to The Mud Palace Gallery, which is within a distance that tourists could probably walk or take a cab to, and it is one of the attractions in the area.

If you're interested in mixing a little culture with your trip to the beach, you might want to consider visiting Jamaica Fun Farm, a lovely museum found just a cab ride away, so it could be a welcomed alternative to hot afternoon activities.

If your taste for travel keeps you looking for new activity and attraction options, the following table shows some of the closest options.

Activities and Attractions Near Treasure Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
The Mud Palace Gallery Art Gallery 1.4 NW Jamaica
Breds Treasure Beach Sports Park Park 2.7 NW Jamaica
Lover's Leap Lighthouse Lighthouse 5.2 E Jamaica
Jamaica Fun Farm Museum 14.7 N Jamaica
Bamboo Avenue Scenic Trail 17.5 N Jamaica

Cities and Towns

This beach is near Treasure Beach, so touring the city could be a fun side-trip after visiting the beach. The closest town to Treasure Beach is Treasure Beach, which is certainly not a bustling region, but it makes for a nice, quiet day trip for those wanting to get a taste of local life. From the beach, Treasure Beach is a quick trip away, roughly two miles (three and a half kilometers).

Hotels

The popularity of this spot on any given day can vary, depending on when you visit, and how many people have booked nearby hotels. The area is not home to many major hotels, but it can attract visitors staying at some of the smaller accommodations in the area.

Though this area doesn't sport many hotels close-by, the ones found nearest to the water have been listed in the following table.

Accommodations near Treasure Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Ital Rest 0.7 mi. NW Cottages
Jake's Resort 2.0 mi. NW Resort
Treasure Beach Hotel 2.4 mi. NW Resort
Two Seasons Guest House 2.8 mi. NW Guest house

Food

When you're starving for a midday meal, the area around this beach has plenty to offer, and you don't have to go far away. One of the nearest restaurants is Hold a Vibz Cafe. This restaurant serves delicious vegetarian cuisine. They are also known for serving juices & smoothies and salads. When you start to get hungry, you won't need to wait too long to eat since it's only a short distance away.

The following table provides a list of nearby restaurant options.

Restaurants near Treasure Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Hold a Vibz Cafe (876) 540-7981 Vegetarian Very Casual 1.5 mi. NW
Marblue Gourmet (876) 965-3408 International Fine Dining 1.5 mi. WNW
Gee Wiz Vegetarian Restaurant (876) 787-7103 Caribbean, Vegetarian Very Casual 1.5 mi. NW
Jake's Restaurant (876) 993-8400 Jamaican Informal 2.0 mi. NW
Jack Sprat Restaurant (876) 965-3583 Caribbean Informal 2.0 mi. NW
Pardy's Coffee Shop (876) 326-9008 International, Jamaican Very Casual 2.1 mi. NW
Frenchman's Reef Restaurant & Bar (876) 965-3049 International, Jamaican Very Casual 2.2 mi. NW

Other Beaches

There are multiple beaches to discover in Jamaica, of course, so if Treasure Beach doesn't sound like your type of scene, you have options.

You may also want to consider Billy Bay, which is located fairly close-by, meaning a short cab ride can take you where you want to go.

Jamaica has plenty to offer its visitors, and Treasure Beach offers just one way to spend time outdoors.

 

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