Things to See and Do While Staying at Sandals Carlyle

Still not sure how to spend your time in Jamaica? The Sandals Carlyle is an excellent place to stay if you plan to take advantage of this unbeatable island setting. This location offers travelers a wide variety of recreational possibilities, meaning you'll have no shortage of interesting activities to choose from during your stay.

There is one pool at Sandals Carlyle. Heading to the pool may not be a crucial part of your itinerary, but it's a simple enough way to unwind before dinner or a night out. In fact, even when there is a pool, many people have such a good time on Jamaica's beaches that they don't make much use of the swimming pool. The nearest beach to Sandals Carlyle is Montego Beach, which is a few hundred yards away. For an even more comfortable way to enjoy the water, you might like the whirlpool on-site.

Exercise enthusiasts can maintain their fitness during their stay in Jamaica; there is an on-site workout facility for health-conscious guests.


Tennis fanatics will find an extra perk when staying at this location, since the tennis facilities — located on-site — can add to any vacation experience. There are 2 courts on the property. Guests may also set up evening matches on a lit tennis court. The property also employs a tennis pro to help you out on the court. Who knew you could improve your game while on vacation?

If you want to weigh all your tennis options, you may wish to compare this property to nearby hotels with this activity, like Sandals Royal Caribbean and Sandals Montego Bay.


Although Sandals Carlyle doesn't have a golf course on the property, it may be possible to arrange for a tee time nearby. Nearby golf courses include White Witch Course, SuperClubs Ironshore Golf & Country Club, and Half Moon Golf Course. Each is within seven miles and the most nearby of the collection, SuperClubs Ironshore Golf & Country Club, is conveniently within a car ride, so wave one down and get a ride there for an enjoyable day of golfing. There are 18 holes at this course. It's a total of 6285 yards long, and is a par 71. If you'd like to see if it is possible to schedule a tee time, the course can be contacted at (876) 953-3681.


Vacationers that like a wide variety of watersports will have a wonderful time during their visit Sandals Carlyle. The following list shows the water activities that the property has.

  • Boating
  • Canoeing
  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing
  • Watercraft
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind Surfing

Family Activities

Sandals Carlyle unfortunately does not allow children, so families who are bringing their kids to Jamaica will need to look elsewhere. But, if a break from the little ones is what you're after, this accommodation may be an ideal place to spend time in Jamaica. Be aware that this property doesn't take bookings for families with children younger than 18.

This resort is adults only.

Entertainment and Nightlife

Sandals Carlyle offers live enterainment, so even when guests choose to stay in at night they'll still have the opportunity to see a show.

Also, there are two bars on-site where guests can sip leisurely on a cold drink before the show.

Nearby accommodations that offer an alternative to your lodging's nightlife options are displayed below:

Accommodations near the Sandals Carlyle with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Tobys Resort 1.2 mi. North of Downtown Montego Bay 2 --
Hotel Gloriana 1.2 mi. North of Downtown Montego Bay 1 --
Royal Decameron Montego Beach Hotel 1.2 mi. North of Downtown Montego Bay 4 check
Buccaneer Beach Hotel 1.5 mi. North of Downtown Montego Bay 1 check
Wexford Hotel 1.0 mi. North of Downtown Montego Bay 2 --
Breezes Montego Bay 1.0 mi. North-Northwest of Downtown Montego Bay 4 check
Grandiosa Hotel 1.0 mi. North of Downtown Montego Bay -- --
Verney's Tropical Resort 1.0 mi. North of Downtown Montego Bay 1 --
Casablanca Beach Hotel 0.9 mi. North-Northwest of Downtown Montego Bay -- --
El Greco Resort 0.9 mi. North of Downtown Montego Bay -- --
Doctor's Cave Beach Hotel 0.9 mi. North-Northwest of Downtown Montego Bay 1 --
Executive Inn 1.3 mi. North of Downtown Montego Bay -- --

If lady luck is calling your name, one of the closest casinos is at Treasure Hunt Montego Bay.


Guests will be able to experience unparalleled relaxation, since this destination features enjoyable spa facilities. The following list has some of the services available at the spa:

  • Facials
  • Massages
  • Spa Facility
  • Whirlpool


Sandals Carlyle also has shuffleboard. Though relaxing and quiet, shuffleboard can be a challenging sport.

The beauty salon at Sandals Carlyle makes it simple to get ready in style for a special evening.

In addition to the activities you'll find on-site, guests who like exploring will certainly appreciate the many interesting sites to see and things to do in Jamaica. No matter if you're looking to spend time on a sunny beach or enjoy a few rounds of golf, you can find lots of other opportunities for recreation in your immediate surroundings. Click these pages for information about riding a bike or scooter, scuba diving, fishing, shopping, snorkeling, and other activities.


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