Mandeville Attractions

The “Most English Town in Jamaica” is ready to be explored.  Beginning at the very center of Mandeville, your tour takes you through Town Square, and from there you can choose between landmarks like a historic home or take a more natural approach and take a stroll the memorial gardens.  Of course, you'll want to dedicate a few days to the beach, which is known for its calm surf and soft sands.


Attractions Map

You will find a pair of beaches to choose from, though all of them are located just outside of Mandeville. You can click on each beach name for a detailed article concerning that beach.

Alligator Pond: Alligator Pond is more than a relaxing coastal setting at which you can spend your days baking in the sun and splashing in the surf. It also serves as the place of occupation for many local residents.

The following chart summarizes more details concerning the beaches that can be found nearby.

Beaches Near Mandeville
Name Location Coast
Alligator Pond 13.2 mi. South-Southwest of Central Mandeville South West
Farquhar's Beach 17.2 mi. Southeast of Central Mandeville --

Bear in mind, you can find quite a few other beaches within Jamaica. Go to this article. regarding the complete array of beaches in Jamaica if you want to find out some more information.

Historical Sites

If you enjoy learning about the history of a foreign place, you should consider visiting a historical site during your vacation.

A landmark worth visiting is Bloomfield Great House. It is found in Mandeville. Considered a quintessential Caribbean Greathouse, the Bloomfield Great House today is a popular spot among locals and tourist looking for a great view as well as a nice breakfast. Built around the 1850's, the building reflects the glowingly separate Jamaican culture, and a prime location for people looking to see the evolution of Jamaica as a people.

Historic Sites In Mandeville
Name Type Phone Location Island
Bloomfield Great House Historical Site (876) 962-7130 0.9 mi. South West of Central Mandeville Jamaica

Parks and Botanical Gardens

Travelers can enjoy a park, or a botanical garden in Mandeville.

The parks and gardens worth considering are displayed down below.

Parks and Gardens In Mandeville
Name Type Location
Mandeville Park Park Central Mandeville
Oaklawn Memorial Gardens Botanical Garden Central Mandeville

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