Things to See and Do While Staying at Jamaica Inn

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Jamaica offers guests lots of exciting recreational opportunities, particularly for guests staying at a beachfront vacation spot like this one. Jamaica Inn is a perfect property for visitors who want to stay active and have their choice of multiple activities.

Jamaica Inn does have a swimming pool, so during your spare time it makes for an easy opportunity to take a dip, or hang out in a deck chair. Of course, this property is also found right next to the water, so there will be more than one way to refresh and relax over your time here. There is also a whirlpool, which can be a calming, adult alternative to the pool.

At Jamaica Inn, you can maintain your fitness routine, even while dining on Jamaica's irresitable cuisine; you'll find everything you need at their on-site exercise facility.


Although Jamaica Inn doesn't have a golf course on the property, it may be possible to arrange for a tee time nearby. The nearest course is Sandals Golf and Country Club, which is located within traveling distance of this site. There are 18 total holes at this golf course. It's a par 71 course, and is 6311 yards long. For those who would like to find out more information, contact the course at (876) 975-0119.


Vacationers who enjoy a wide variety of watersports will have a wonderful time during their stay at Jamaica Inn. The following list shows the water activities available on the property.

  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling

Family Activities

If you have your heart set on Jamaica Inn, you'll have to leave the kids at home, since this is an adults-only property. But, if you're looking for a place to escape from the kids, this could be a relaxing alternative. Please note that this property doesn't take bookings for visitors traveling with children under 12 years of age.

Kids and even adults will enjoy the game room.

Entertainment and Nightlife

This property offers a schedule of live performances, so even when guests stay inside for the night they won't miss Jamaica's best acts. Guests can usually catch live entertainment 5 to 6 days per week. Needless to say, the details can vary seasonally. If you'd like to learn more about what entertainment will be offered, contact the hotel at (876) 974-2514.

There are two bars too, so it's extremely easy for guests to have a drink before the show.

Another options is to check if one of the accommodations nearby has what you are looking for with regards to nightlife, despite the lack of highly rated options with nightlife in your surrounding area. Your choices are in the following table:

Accommodations near the Jamaica Inn with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Sandals Royal Plantation 1.6 mi. East of Downtown Ocho Rios 2 check
Shaw Park Beach Hotel All Inclusive 0.7 mi. East-Northeast of Central Ocho Rios 1 --
Royal Plantation 1.6 mi. East of Downtown Ocho Rios 2 check
Crystal Ripple Beach Lodge 0.8 mi. East-Northeast of Central Ocho Rios -- --
Sandals Grande Rivera 1.4 mi. East of Downtown Ocho Rios 12 check
Couples Sans Souci 1.1 mi. East-Northeast of Central Ocho Rios 6 check
Harmony Hall 1.0 mi. East-Northeast of Downtown Ocho Rios -- --
The Blue House 1.3 mi. East of Central Ocho Rios -- --
Hibiscus Lodge 0.5 mi. Northeast of Downtown Ocho Rios 1 --
Silver Seas 0.5 mi. East-Northeast of Downtown Ocho Rios 2 check
Marine View Hotel 0.4 mi. Northeast of Downtown Ocho Rios -- --
Village Hotel Downtown Ocho Rios 1 --

If you want to try your hand at some games of chance, visit the nearest casino, Treasure Hunt Ocho Rios.


Vacationers will find some of the best opportunities for relaxation at Jamaica Inn, considering this destination has an on-property spa. The list below shows some of the services that are available:

  • Facials
  • Massages
  • Spa Facility
  • Whirlpool

Set on a bluff overlooking the sea, KiYara Spa is housed in a collection of rustic thatch-roofed huts surrounded by tropical gardens, allowing guests to enjoy a spa experience set to the sound of waves and soothed by constant sea breezes. KiYara’s philosophy is "In Balance, with Nature" and treatments are drawn from the plants of the island, which are sourced both from local organic farmers and wild-gathered, or from KiYara’s own herb garden. Treatments include a selection of facials, massages and body treatments, along with private yoga instruction.


You'll also be able to play a game at this property's croquet court. Although it can be a pretty challenging sport, it's a great way to get everyone together for a little competition.

Though you'll find plenty of activities right on-location, guests itching to get out 'n' about will appreciate the many interesting outdoor attractions in Jamaica. Whether you'd rather relax on the beach or enjoy a few rounds on the golf course, you will encounter plenty of other recreational opportunities nearby. Investigate these articles to read more about fishing, riding a bike or scooter, sightseeing, scuba diving, snorkeling, shopping, and other activities.


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