Things to See and Do While Staying at Jamaica Inn

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Jamaica offers no shortage of interesting places to explore, particularly for those booking a beachside vacation spot like this one. Jamaica Inn is perfect for guests who want several on-site options and to give new activities a try.

Jamaica Inn has one pool, so whether you're with a group that likes to make a splash or just your significant other, it provides a convenient opportunity to take a casual swim, or perhaps raise your heart rate with a few laps. You'll also find this property is located right on the water, so you'll find multiple ways to soak in the sun during your stay. Another relaxing feature at this property is its whirlpool.

You won't have to abandon your fitness routine while vacationing at Jamaica Inn; be sure to ask the staff how to access the workout facility available on-site.


Despite the fact that Jamaica Inn doesn't have a golf course, you can always ask the property's staff about trying to arrange a tee time nearby. The nearest golf course is Sandals Golf and Country Club, which you'll find within traveling distance of this property. The course has a total of 18 holes. This par 71 course has a total length of 6311 yards. For those who would like to find out more information, contact the course at (876) 975-0119.


A vacation to Jamaica can be a good time to try out a new recreational sport. The property offers several options, so you are sure to find a watersport that you can enjoy, even if you've never done it before. This list shows the watersports offered at Jamaica Inn:

  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing

Family Activities

Young vacationers aren't allowed to stay at Jamaica Inn, so guests who are bringing along the little ones will have to find more family-friendly accommodations. If you would rather this adults-only atmosphere, however, this property might be the perfect place to stay. Please note that this property doesn't accept bookings for visitors traveling with kids younger than 12.

Kids and even adults will enjoy the game room.

Entertainment and Nightlife

Following a busy afternoon in Jamaica, it feels good to relax to the sounds of a live performance; seeing a show is an easy option since Jamaica Inn offers live entertainment. Entertainment is typically hosted 5 to 6 days per week. However, the frequency can vary with the season. If you want to learn more about their on-property entertainment, you can reach the hotel at (876) 974-2514.

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

If you're looking for a change of scenery, consider visiting another accommodation in the area. Few of your immediate options have a wide variety of choices, but will still get you out and about. These include those listed in the chart below:

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 lady luck is calling your name, you can visit the closest casino, Treasure Hunt Ocho Rios.


Visitors will be able to experience unparalleled relaxation, since this destination has its own spa. The list below provides a sample of the available services:

  • 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.


If you like playing croquet, grab a mallet and head for their croquet court. Although it can be a pretty challenging sport, it's the perfect excuse to spark a friendly competition.

Though there is a lot to do on the property, visitors hoping to explore can find many interesting sites to see and things to do in Jamaica. Whether you would rather lay out at the beach or play a round or two of golf, you can find lots of other chances for recreation in and around the area. Investigate these links for information concerning snorkeling, scuba diving, sightseeing, fishing, shopping, renting a bike or scooter, and other activities.


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