Dunn's River Park

This park features Dunn's River Falls, a recreational center and lush tropical vegetation surrounding a 600 foot waterfall that attracts thousands of people each year.

In addition to the majestic Dunn's River Waterfall, the park features a restaurant, a stage for live entertainment, food stands, a gazebo and beautiful tropical vegetation.

Location

Dunn's River Park can be found near downtown Ocho Rios; it is three and a half miles (five and a half kilometers) to the west of Ocho Rios.

Ample parking is available for those driving their own cars. Or, you can take a taxi or shuttle bus from downtown Ocho Rios. The park is directly off A3 -- the highway running along the northern coast from Montego Bay to Ocho Rios.

Nearby Restaurants

And, one of the most exciting options while spending some time exploring the area is eating a meal at a restaurant within traveling distance of this outdoor park. The most frequented nearby eatery to Dunn's River Park is Whalers, which sells Caribbean fare. The restaurant is a slight distance off, but far-off enough that you might decide to make arrangements for taking advantage of some mode of transportation to travel there. Also within a short distance, you and your companions will have options such as Oceans 11 Seafood Restaurant and Blue Runnings where you and your group should sample Jamaican dishes and enjoy the Jamaica scene.

Nearby Attractions

You'll find a couple other activities nearby, including Dolphin Cove Ocho Rios, which is a quarter mile away the vicinity of Ocho Rios. Also, you might consider making the trip to Cove Theatre, which is another nearby attraction.

If you're looking for plenty of activities to keep you or your family busy, the most nearby attractions are in the following table.

Attractions Near Dunn's River Park
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Dolphin Cove Ocho Rios -- 0.3 mi. (4.9 km) ENE 3.1 mi. West of Ocho Rios
Cove Theatre Other Activities/Excursions 1.7 mi. (2.8 km) ESE Downtown Ocho Rios
Shaw Park Botanical Gardens & Water Falls -- 1.7 mi. (3.2 km) SE 2.0 mi. West-Southwest of Ocho Rios
Shaw Park Garden Falls GeoFeature 1.8 mi. (2.9 km) ESE Ocho Rios
Milford Falls GeoFeature -- -- Ocho Rios
Turtle River Falls and Gardens -- 1.9 mi. (3.1 km) SE 1.9 mi. West-Southwest of Ocho Rios
Mahoe Falls GeoFeature 2.3 mi. (3.3 km) SE 2.1 mi. South West of Ocho Rios
Annandale Great House Historic Site -- -- Epworth

More Information

Cost

Tourists will have to pay $20(USD) to gain access to Dunn's River Falls, and children between the ages of two and 11-years-old are charged $12(USD). Locals receive a slight discount.

Location: Ocho Rios, Jamaica

Phone

(876) 974-4767

(876) 974-5944

Website

http://www.dunnsriverja.com/

 

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