What's Near Mona Visitor's Lodge

Nearby Beaches

Travelers visiting this section of Jamaica typically spend time at one of the area's lovely beaches. Nearby beaches will make this area particularly desirable.

All of the beaches in Jamaica are different; these variations can affect how much time you want to spend there, and what you need to bring. The most proximate beaches to the property are Brooks Pen Beach and Gunboat Beach.

The most convenient one to visit is Brooks Pen Beach. It is a convenient taxi trip away. Along a thin stretch of highway headed out towards the airport is Brooks Pen Beach. If you're heading out of Jamaica and back to your every-day, beachless life, this beach serves as a great place to park and enjoy one last glimpse of island sand and sea.

If you're searching for a beach where you can have a private family outing away from the crowds, Gunboat Beach could be just what the doctor ordered. Gunboat Beach, although not a place to swim, has many different amenities that cater to the mainly local crowd who turn out on the weekends. Visitors can enjoy live music and entertainment, numerous food stands, and adequate changing rooms and restrooms. In addition, lots of security is always around for your safety and for additional information. It's located five miles south-southwest of the hotel.

Nearby Areas

Guests who want to know a little bit more about the area's important features may be wondering how close (or far) the nearest town or city is from their accommodations. Mona Visitor's Lodge is located toward the eastern outskirts of Kingston, in the general vicinity of August Town.

The table below lists the areas that are closest to Mona Visitor's Lodge:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Elletson Flats 0.7 NE
August Town 0.8 SSE
Beverly Hills 1.2 WNW
Papine 1.3 NE
New Kingston 2.4 W
Saint Andrew Parish 2.6 NW
Gordon Town 3.1 NE
downtown Kingston 3.5 SW
Harbour View 3.9 SE
Redlight 4.3 NNE

Nearby Attractions

Devon House

Mona Visitor's Lodge serves as an excellent locale for active vacationers. There are numerous activities to be discovered when exploring near this accommodation. Yes, this area has a lot of places for vacationers to explore, like Emancipation Park, St. Peter's Church, and National Heroes Park. The nearest attraction of the three is Emancipation Park.

Several more of this property's nearest attractions are shown in the table below.

Attractions Near Mona Visitors Lodge
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Emancipation Park Park 2.7 W 0.8 mi. Southeast of Kingston
St. Peter's Church Historical Site -- -- 1.3 mi. South-Southeast of Kingston
National Heroes Park Park 3.0 WSW 2.0 mi. South of Kingston
Emmett Park Park 2.8 SW 2.4 mi. South-Southeast of Kingston
Devon House Historical Site 3.0 WNW 0.6 mi. Northeast of Kingston
Mandela Park Park 3.3 W 0.1 mi. North-Northeast of Kingston
Sabina Park Park 2.8 SW 2.5 mi. South-Southeast of Kingston
Bob Marley Museum Museum 2.4 NW 1.3 mi. East-Northeast of Kingston
Trench Town Culture Yard Museum Museum 4.0 WSW 2.1 mi. South of Kingston
Vin Lawrence Park Park 4.1 WSW 2.0 mi. South of Kingston
Saint William Grant Park Park 3.6 SW Downtown Kingston
Bank of Jamaica Money Museum Museum 3.8 SW Downtown Kingston
National Gallery of Jamaica Art Museum 4.0 SW Downtown Kingston
Founders Park Park 0.1 ENE 3.4 mi. East of Kingston
College Green Communtiy Park Park 1.5 NNW 2.8 mi. East of Kingston
Dunrobin Acres Private Park Park 4.1 WNW 1.3 mi. North-Northwest of Kingston
Hope Pastures Park Park 1.6 N 3.0 mi. East-Northeast of Kingston
Hope Gardens Botanical Garden 1.5 N 3.3 mi. East of Kingston
Struan Castle Garden Botanical Garden -- -- Stony Hill
Fort Charles Museum -- -- Port Royal
Port Royal Historical Site 7.7 SW Port Royal
Beachside Drive-In Theatre Movie Theater 4.4 SE Harbour View
Sunset Burial Park Park 4.4 SE Seven Mile
Cave Hill Estate Community Park Park 12.5 SW Hellshire
18 Century Iron Bridge Historical Site 13.1 W Spanish Town
Two Sister Cave Cave 13.0 SW Hellshire
Old Court House Historical Site 13.6 W Spanish Town
Parade Square Park 13.6 W Spanish Town
The Blue Mountains National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 9.7 NNE 11.2 mi. Northeast of Kingston

If you're on the lookout for a place where you can while away some free time, Emancipation Park might be a good choice. Emancipation Park opened in July 2002 to celebrate the journey that Jamaica has made as a nation from the dark days of slavery to today. Well manicured lawns and vibrant flora give this park a peaceful feel.

Nearby Accommodations

Learning more about nearby booking options is generally a convenient means of getting a better feel for the area. You will find plenty of additional places to look at in the region, as this part of Jamaica houses a wide variety of resort and hotel options. The table below lists all the lodging options that are available in the area.

Accommodations near Mona Visitors Lodge
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Roosevelt Guest House 1.8 W 1.5 mi. East of Kingston, Jamaica
Christar Villas 2.1 NW 1.8 mi. East-Northeast of Kingston, Jamaica
The Spanish Court Hotel 2.4 W New Kingston, Jamaica
Medallion Hall Hotel 2.5 WNW 1.2 mi. East-Northeast of Kingston, Jamaica
Prestige Hotel 2.5 NW 1.6 mi. Northeast of Kingston, Jamaica
Moon Hill 2.5 N 3.2 mi. Northeast of Kingston, Jamaica
Shirley Retreat Hotel 2.5 WNW 1.1 mi. East-Northeast of Kingston, Jamaica
Sunset Inn Hotel 2.5 W 0.9 mi. Southeast of Kingston, Jamaica
Altamont Court Hotel 2.6 W 0.9 mi. Southeast of Kingston, Jamaica
Courtleigh Hotel and Suites 2.6 W 0.8 mi. Southeast of Kingston, Jamaica

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