Attractions in the Area Around Sandals Carlyle

1 | Mahee Bay Beach

Set between two sprawling resorts, you can bet that Mahee Bay Beach sees a good deal of tourism. Still, many agree that the beauty of the beach makes it worth braving the crowd.

Visitors will be able to find this beach within easy traveling distance of Montego Bay, three and a half miles (five and a half kilometers) northeast of Sandals Carlyle.

2 | RIU Montego Bay Game Room

Head a quarter mile (a quarter kilometer) from Mahee Bay Beach to reach this slot machine arcade, which is located on the premises of Hotel Riu Montego Bay.

3 | Island Routes Tours at Sandals Royal Plantation

Guests of Sandals Royal Plantation in Jamaica have the added bonus of being able to select amongst a buffet of tour options offered by Island Routes Tours. Everything from historical walking tours to a day of learning to train dolphins is available.

Travel less than a hundred yards (about a hundred meters) from RIU Montego Bay Game Room to get to this excursions and sightseeing service, which is located at Sandals Royal Plantation.

4 | SuperClubs Golf Club Montego B

The course is situated in between the turquoise waters of the Caribbean on one side, and the area's luxury villas on the other. The tree-lined fairways are generally straight, but somewhat narrow.

Guests can find this golf course on Cardiff Hall , 0.6 miles (1.0 km) from Island Routes Tours at Sandals Royal Plantation.

5 | Rose Hall Beach Club

Rose Hall Beach Club is situated near several of the area's top-notch resorts and hotels. Cool Aqua Sun Sports is also located right on the beach.

Sandals Carlyle is six and a half miles (ten and a half kilometers) to the west-southwest of this beach.

6 | Fern Tree Spa

Forget about your outside worries and sink into a world of rest and relaxation. Fern Tree Spa is a place where traditional Japanese massage techniques meet new world practices for the most healing, enriching experience out there.

This spa is less than a mile away from Rose Hall Beach Club, and is on the premises of Half Moon Club.

7 | Holiday Inn Sunspree Casino

The casino at the Holiday Inn Sun Spree Resort is not a full casino, but it does have 19 slot and game machines. Guests who are uninterested in table games like Roulette, Blackjack, and Poker will have a fine time trying their luck here.

Make your way a half mile (less than a kilometer) to the west from Fern Tree Spa to get to this slot machine arcade, which is situated on the premises of Holiday Inn SunSpree Resort Montego Bay.

8 | Half Moon Golf Course

With palm trees lining the fairways and great ocean views, the championship course is one of the best in the region. The course was designed to maintain the natural undulating landscape of the area, and can create quite a challenge even for skilled golfers.

Interested guests can find this golf course on the same premises as Half Moon Club, one and a quarter miles (two kilometers) to the east of Holiday Inn Sunspree Casino.

9 | White Witch

This course is on a 5,000 acre plantation of deep green foliage and beautiful rolling countryside. Not only that, but you'll be gazing upon the shimmering waters of the Caribbean on more than sixteen holes.

Vacationers will find this golf course within driving range from Montego Bay, 6.9 miles (11.1 km) east of Sandals Carlyle.

10 | Rose Hall Plantation

Now set on the grounds of one of Jamaica's most popular resorts, the Rose Hall Plantation attractions is whittled down to the infamous Rose Hall Great House. The story goes that after 50 years of Rose Hall being in the Palmer family, John Rose Palmer and his new wife Anne, took over occupancy of the residence; but Annie had a dark secret: she was a witch!

Visitors will be able to find this historical site on Rose Hall Highway, only 0.6 miles (1.0 km) from White Witch Course.

11 | Golf Beach

Not far from the Montego Bay Convention Centre is Golf Beach. Not one of the most popular beaches amongst tourists, Golf Beach is a great locale for vacationers who want to escape the crowds.

Rose Hall Plantation is located a half mile (less than a kilometer) to the south-southwest of this beach.

12 | Cinnamon Hill

Golfer magazine has called Cinnamon Hill Golf Course one of the best in the world, and the diversity throughout the course is likely the reason why. The signature hole is the par-4 seventh, which will have you aiming for a narrow seaside green.

Make your way a quarter mile (a half kilometer) to the east-southeast from Golf Beach to reach this golf course, which is situated at Hilton Rose Hall Resort & Spa.

13 | St Bran's Burg Beach

Just outside of the popular resort town of Montego Bay is St. Bran's Burg. This town catches an overspill of tourists looking for a quieter place to spend their vacation, and many turn to St. Bran's Burg Beach for a less crowded beach.

This beach is located nine miles (14 kilometers) to the east of Sandals Carlyle.

14 | Coral Cliff Gaming Lounge

If you're feeling lucky, head to Coral Cliff Casino in Montego Bay. Here you will find the largest gaming lounge on the island, with over 120 slot machines, the perfect setting for the casual gambler.

This bar and grill is a half mile (less than a kilometer) from Sandals Carlyle, and is on the premises of Coral Cliff Hotel.

15 | Belvedere Beach

Belvedere Beach is one of three side-by-side crescents of oceanfront property along the northwest coast of Jamaica. Backing the beach is a resort of the same name, which feeds many of the beach's visitors, but travelers staying in other areas often make a trip to the beach as well.

This beach can be found near the heart of Montego Bay, a few hundred yards (a quarter kilometer) from Coral Cliff Gaming Lounge.

16 | PPP Tran Tours

PPP stands for private, personalized, and professional, all guarantees that they offer their customers. They specialize in private transfers as well as excursions for small and large groups alike.

When coming from Belvedere Beach, go a quarter mile (a half kilometer) to the north to find this ground transportation and related support services.

17 | Doctor's Cave Beach

Doctor's Cave beach is rich in history and was first open in 1906. Dr. Alexander James McCatty donated this small stretch of sand, which could only be only accessed through a cave, hence the beach's name.

From PPP Tran Tours, go a couple hundred yards (a few hundred meters) north-northeast to get to this beach.

18 | Cornwall Beach

Visit Cornwall beach any day of the week between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.

Doctor's Cave Beach is a couple hundred yards (a few hundred meters) to the south of this beach.

19 | Walter Fletcher Beach

Walter Flethcher Beach is open daily from 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Travelers will be able to find this beach near the heart of Montego Bay, just 0.7 miles (1.1 km) south of Cornwall Beach.

20 | Dump-Up Beach and Events Park

Back in the 1970s, the part of Montego Bay in which this beach is located was not very well taken care of, and locals called it "dumped upon." Then, the Jamaican government stepped in, hoping to revitalize the area. So was born Dump-Up Beach.

Situated in downtown Montego Bay, this beach is located a few hundred yards (a quarter kilometer) from Walter Fletcher Beach.

21 | Montego Beach

Situated in the popular resort area of Montego Bay is Montego Beach. There is no better way to spend a vacation day than on one of Jamaica's beautiful beaches, and Montego Beach is one of the best.

From Dump-Up Beach and Events Park, go one and a quarter miles (two kilometers) to the north to get to this beach.

22 | Fort Montego

Fort Montego was the first fort built in Jamaica. Unfortunately, there is not much left of it, and if you visit the ruins all you will see is a few cannons and some crumpling walls.

Situated in the heart of Montego Bay, this historical site is located a mile (a kilometer and a half) south of Montego Beach.

23 | Dead End Beach

Many people find laying back and watching airplanes fly overhead to be an awe inspiring and even relaxing experience. At Dead End Beach, not only will you get to spend your day sun bathing and swimming, but the beach is located so near the airport that you can watch as countless planes land nearby.

If you're coming from Fort Montego, go one and a quarter miles (two kilometers) to the north to locate this beach.

24 | River Bay Fishing Village

This activity is near the heart of Montego Bay, two miles (three and a half kilometers) south of Dead End Beach.

25 | Sam Sharpe Square

River Bay Fishing Village is located a half mile (three quarters of a kilometer) to the south of this park.

26 | Bucaneer Beach

Though many believe Bucaneer Beach to be a part of the Bucaneer Beach Resort property, it is in fact a public beach. Stop by for a day of sun bathing or body surfing -- you won't be sorry you did.

This beach can be found on the northern outskirts of Montego Bay, two miles (three and a half kilometers) to the north of Sam Sharpe Square.

27 | Tyrall Beach

This beach provides the ocean views for the golf club that surrounds it. If you're looking for the wilds of Jamaica and a touch of fierceness to your beaches, say a rocky cliff or a piece of imaginative driftwood, move on because this is a very manicured place.

This beach is located nine miles (14 and a half kilometers) west of Sandals Carlyle.

28 | Hope Well Beach

Not far behind the backdrop of trees are a few businesses and restaurants, so this beach is not really as secluded as it feels.

Travel 6.4 miles (10.3 km) west-southwest from Sandals Carlyle to find this beach.

29 | Great River Bay

Just north of the village of Pisgah, Great River begins is journey to the coast. It travels for 57 miles before dumping into Great River Bay. Here, vacationers will find a lovely spot to enjoy some time in a beach setting.

Situated on the eastern outskirts of the neighborhood of Great River Bay, this beach is five miles (seven and a half kilometers) south west of Sandals Carlyle.

30 | Cruise Shore Excursions Jamaica

If you're vising Jamaica as part of a cruise, you only have a small amount of time to get out and explore. Cruise Shore Excursions has the ability to get you out and see not only the top attractions on the island, but those that you are most interested in.

Sandals Carlyle is two and a half miles (four kilometers) north-northeast of this excursions and sightseeing service.

31 | Vegas Gaming Bogue

This gambling arcade is 3.5 miles (5.7 km) south of Sandals Carlyle, and is on Bogue Village Unit 11.

32 | Rockland Bird Feeding Station

The Rocklands Bird Sanctuary is the perfect place for bird-watchers, children, and anyone interested in something different. The sanctuary is home to various birds including hummingbirds, which you can feed by hand.

Interested guests can find this zoo within traveling distance of Montego Bay, four and a half miles (seven and a half kilometers) to the south of Sandals Carlyle.

33 | Jamaica Zipline Adventure Tours

Explore rural Jamaica on the longest zipline in the Caribbean -- or one of the smaller ones if you prefer. This is a unique and exhilarating way to see the countryside, and adventurous travelers won't want to miss it.

This adventure sports provider can be found on Lethe Estates, and is 7.1 miles (11.5 km) from Sandals Carlyle.

34 | Great River Rafting And Plantation Tours

Make your way about three quarters of a mile (a little more than a kilometer) to the southeast from Jamaica Zipline Adventure Tours to find this activity.

The above map shows all 34 nearby attractions visitors will find within nine miles (14 and a half kilometers) of Sandals Carlyle. A good portion of them are located within downtown Montego Bay, which is 1.0 miles (2.0 km) to the south of the accommodation. Click on various map points to find additional information about the available options nearby, or to get an expanded view of the area. The map numbers on the pins above correspond with those found in the table that follows.

Attractions Near Sandals Carlyle
Map No. Type Attraction Name Distance from Hotel
1 Beach Mahee Bay Beach 3.4 mi. (5.4 km)
2 Slot Machine Arcade RIU Montego Bay Game Room 3.6 mi. (5.8 km)
3 Excursions and Sightseeing Service Island Routes Tours at Sandals Royal Plantation 3.6 mi. (5.9 km)
4 Golf Course SuperClubs Ironshore Golf & Country Club 4.0 mi. (6.4 km)
5 Beach Rose Hall Beach Club 6.4 mi. (10.3 km)
6 Spa Fern Tree Spa 5.6 mi. (9.0 km)
7 Slot Machine Arcade Holiday Inn Sunspree Casino 5.0 mi. (8.1 km)
8 Golf Course Half Moon Golf Course 6.2 mi. (10.0 km)
9 Golf Course White Witch Course 6.9 mi. (11.1 km)
10 Historical Site Rose Hall Plantation 7.3 mi. (11.7 km)
11 Beach Golf Beach 7.6 mi. (12.2 km)
12 Golf Course Cinnamon Hill Course 7.9 mi. (12.7 km)
13 Beach St Bran's Burg Beach 8.8 mi. (14.2 km)
14 Slot Machine Arcade Coral Cliff Gaming Lounge 0.6 mi. (0.9 km)
15 Beach Belvedere Beach 0.8 mi. (1.2 km)
16 Ground Transportation and Related Support Services PPP Tran Tours 0.5 mi. (0.7 km)
17 Beach Doctor's Cave Beach 0.4 mi. (0.6 km)
18 Beach Cornwall Beach 0.2 mi. (0.4 km)
19 Beach Walter Fletcher Beach 0.9 mi. (1.4 km)
20 Beach Dump-Up Beach and Events Park 1.0 mi. (1.6 km)
21 Beach Montego Beach 0.2 mi. (0.2 km)
22 Historical Site Fort Montego 0.9 mi. (1.5 km)
23 Beach Dead End Beach 0.4 mi. (0.6 km)
24 Activity River Bay Fishing Village 1.7 mi. (2.7 km)
25 Park Sam Sharpe Square 1.3 mi. (2.0 km)
26 Beach Bucaneer Beach 0.9 mi. (1.5 km)
27 Beach Tyrall Beach 9.0 mi. (14.5 km)
28 Beach Hope Well Beach 6.4 mi. (10.3 km)
29 Beach Great River Bay 4.8 mi. (7.7 km)
30 Excursions and Sightseeing Service Cruise Shore Excursions Jamaica 2.4 mi. (3.8 km)
31 Gambling Arcade Vegas Gaming Bogue 3.5 mi. (5.7 km)
32 Zoo Rockland Bird Feeding Station 4.6 mi. (7.5 km)
33 Adventure Sports Provider Jamaica Zipline Adventure Tours 7.1 mi. (11.5 km)
34 Activity Great River Rafting And Plantation Tours 7.5 mi. (12.1 km)

 

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