What's Located Around Sunset at the Palms Negril

Often, travelers plan to take a trip to Jamaica simply because they want to experience the spectacular beaches that the region is so proud of.

Visitors love that Sunset at the Palms Negril is located directly on the waterfront, so you won't need to go out of your way to see one of the most naturally beautiful features of the area. The promise that you may be able to relax in an area lacking groups of other vacationers crowding the beach is something to be valued. This beach has that type of environment since it is tucked away from the more crowded areas of Jamaica.

Nearby Beaches

Bloody Bay

Naturally, since Sunset at the Palms Negril is located on Bloody Bay, spending time at the shore is a popular pastime here. Legend has it that Bloody Bay got its name after a particularly bloody pirate battle took place her, but today you'll find more tourists on these shores than buccaneers. Because a large number of resorts edge out the beach, many people believe that sections of the beach are owned by the resort that sits in front of it. For those who are eager for some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Click on the names below to read our detailed article:

Beaches Near Sunset at the Palms
Beach Distance Direction Location
Rhodes Hall Beach 3.1 NE 8.0 mi. North-Northeast of Negril
Green Island East Beach 4.4 NE 9.2 mi. North-Northeast of Negril
Seven Mile Beach 4.7 S Negril

Rhodes Hall Beach is closest to the resort. This small beach rests on Samuel's Bay National Marine Park and is flanked by huge, all inclusive resorts. They sit on the sidelines of the beach itself and don't subtract from its pristine beauty. You won't have to feel rushed or uncomfortable while visiting, considering there are bathrooms as well as showers on-site..

If instead you're looking for a stretch of sand that attracts very few tourists, Green Island East Beach might be a good choice. This is a long beach on a deep and beautiful cove in Jamaica's northwest coast. Trees pepper the beach and provide shade for visitors. It can be found only a short taxi cab trip away.

Nearby Areas

Travelers seeking to learn a bit more about what else is in the area may be wondering how close (or far) the closest neighboring town or city is from their accommodations. Sunset at the Palms Negril is located in Negril Beach Hotel Zone, a neighborhood in Jamaica; it is five and a half miles (eight and a half kilometers) to the north of Negril.

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Sunset at the Palms Negril.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Orange Bay 2.3 NE
Westfield 4.1 E
Salt Spring 4.5 ENE
Springfield 5.0 SE
Green Island 5.2 NE
Negril 5.3 S
Sheffield 5.3 SSE
Prospect 6.0 ENE
Rock Spring 6.4 E

Nearby Attractions

Barney's Hummingbird Garden

Tourists who want to enjoy plenty of activities while visiting Jamaica will quickly learn that Sunset at the Palms Negril is an excellent home base for those who want to take advantage of this interesting area. You will soon notice that there are ample places for travelers to explore, including Long Bay Beach Park, Barney's Hummingbird Garden, and Discovery Falls.

With quite a few attractions near this vacation spot, you don't have to limit yourself; more nearby attractions are named in the following table.

Attractions Near Sunset at the Palms
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Long Bay Beach Park Park 1.4 S 3.9 mi. North of Negril
Barney's Hummingbird Garden Botanical Garden -- -- Negril
Discovery Falls Park -- -- Sheffield
Crocodile Reserve & Bird Sanctuary Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 2.3 NE 7.3 mi. North-Northeast of Negril
Rhodes Hall Plantation Plantation 3.0 NE 8.0 mi. North-Northeast of Negril
Negril Watershed Protection Area Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve -- -- 1.7 mi. South-Southwest of Negril
Joseph's Cave Cave 7.0 S 1.8 mi. South West of Negril
Negril Lighthouse Lighthouse 7.1 S 1.9 mi. South-Southwest of Negril
Whoopie's Hammock Park Park 7.2 S 2.0 mi. South-Southwest of Negril
Blue Hole Mineral Spring Park 8.8 SSE 5.1 mi. Southeast of Negril
Watson Taylor Park Park 12.8 NE 16.6 mi. West of Montego Bay
Hanover Museum Museum 12.9 NE 16.5 mi. West of Montego Bay

If you're looking for a place where you can while away some free time, Barney's Hummingbird Garden might be just right for you. Explore a beautifully flourishing and well-maintained tropical garden that promotes all that is naturally beautiful about Jamaica, all the while interacting with friendly and busy hummingbirds.

Nearby Accommodations

Getting information about nearby accommodations is sometimes an excellent way to get a feel for the surrounding area. You'll be able to find plenty of other properties to consider before making a decision, as this section of Jamaica plays host to an excellent variety of resorts and hotels to pick from. The table that follows contains the lodging options that are available in the vicinity.

Accommodations near Sunset at the Palms
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Riu Tropical Bay 0.2 SSW 5.1 mi. North of Negril, Jamaica
Riu Negril Club All Inclusive 0.3 SSW 4.9 mi. North of Negril, Jamaica
Couples Negril 0.4 SSW 4.9 mi. North of Negril, Jamaica
Royalton Negril 0.7 SW Negril Beach Hotel Zone, Jamaica
Hideaway at Royalton Negril 0.8 SW Negril, Jamaica
Hedonism II 0.8 SW 4.6 mi. North of Negril, Jamaica
Point Village Resort 0.9 SW 4.6 mi. North of Negril, Jamaica
Sandals Negril 0.9 SSW 4.4 mi. North of Negril, Jamaica
Boardwalk Village Hotel 1.1 S 4.2 mi. North of Negril, Jamaica
Azul Sensatori Jamaica 1.2 S 4.1 mi. North of Negril, Jamaica
 

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