What's Located Around Moon Palace Jamaica Grande

Often, landing a hotel within walking distance of a good beach can make your trip even more worthwhile. If all you can think about is the beach, Moon Palace Jamaica Grande is just what you are looking for. This lodging is situated along the shore, so tourists can spend all day every day in the sun if they so desire. Not too far from some of Jamaica's main attractions, but without being in a congested area, this property offers a good location to take advantage of both the calming setting, and the enjoyable activities. The beach found next to this site is comparatively uncrowded.

Nearby Beaches

Obviously, since Moon Palace Jamaica Grande sits directly on Grande Beach, spending time at the shore is one of the main attractions at this property. Parasailing is one of the hottest watersports on Grande Beach. The beach itself, which is cleaned daily, is a great spot for sunbathers though umbrellas may be difficult to come by sometimes. For those who are willing to venture off site, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click on the names below to see more details:

Beaches Near Moon Palace
Beach Distance Direction Location
Turtle Beach 0.3 SW Downtown Ocho Rios
Fisherman's Beach 0.5 SW Downtown Ocho Rios
Mallards Beach 0.5 E Ocho Rios
Shaw Park Beach 2.2 E Ocho Rios
Dunn's River Beach 2.4 W 3.7 mi. West of Ocho Rios
White River Bay 2.4 E Ocho Rios
Steer Town Beach 3.3 W 3.3 mi. East of St. Ann's Bay
Tower Isle West Beach 3.6 E 2.3 mi. East-Northeast of Ocho Rios

The closest option is Turtle Beach. The shores of Turtle Beach are surrounded by hotels. There are plenty of watersports and beach activities for folks of all ages to enjoy, and convenient facilities are available making this a good place to bring the family. You can have a truly relaxing time at Turtle Beach since the amenities include showers and restrooms.

If you're searching for a beach where you can have a private family outing away from the crowds, Steer Town Beach could be a better choice for you. This beach has soft white sand with a few patches of famous Caribbean pink sand. Trees line the back side of the beach, but nothing sits on the sand or shore itself. You can find it located only a convenient cab ride away.

Nearby Areas

Vacationers who'd like some more information about what's nearby may want to know how far the nearby town or city is from their location. Moon Palace Jamaica Grande is situated near the center of downtown Ocho Rios,

The table below lists some of the areas near Moon Palace Jamaica Grande.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Ocho Rios 1.4 E
Bonharn 3.1 ESE
Epworth 3.6 SW
Salisbury 4.0 S
Tower Isle 4.8 E
Steerfield 5.7 SW
Trafalgar 5.8 SW
Retreat 6.1 ESE
Golden Grove 6.5 SSW

Nearby Attractions

Turtle River Falls and Gardens

Travelers in search of plenty of activities during their stay in Jamaica will quickly learn that Moon Palace Jamaica Grande is an excellent home base for those who want to take advantage of this interesting area. In fact, this section of Ocho Rios has a lot of spots for vacationers to explore, such as Cove Theatre, Milford Falls, and Shaw Park Garden Falls. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Cove Theatre.

With quite a few attractions near this vacation spot, you don't have to limit yourself; more of the nearest attractions are listed in the table below.

Attractions Near Moon Palace
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Cove Theatre Movie Theater 0.5 SW Downtown Ocho Rios
Milford Falls Waterfall -- -- Ocho Rios
Shaw Park Garden Falls Waterfall 0.7 SW Ocho Rios
Turtle River Falls and Gardens Botanical Garden 1.0 SSW 1.9 mi. West-Southwest of Ocho Rios
Shaw Park Botanical Gardens & Water Falls Botanical Garden 0.9 SW 2.0 mi. West-Southwest of Ocho Rios
Mahoe Falls Waterfall 1.4 S 2.1 mi. South West of Ocho Rios
Coyaba River Garden and Museum Museum 1.4 S 2.1 mi. South West of Ocho Rios
Dolphin Cove Ocho Rios Zoo 1.7 W 3.1 mi. West of Ocho Rios
Dunn's River Falls Waterfall 2.0 W 3.3 mi. West of Ocho Rios
Dunn's River Park Park 2.0 W 3.3 mi. West of Ocho Rios
Annandale Great House Historical Site -- -- Epworth
Cranbrook Flower Forest and River Head Adventure Trail Botanical Garden 10.3 W 3.8 mi. West of St. Ann's Bay
Chukka Caribbean Adventure's Original Canopy Tour Zip Line Site 11.0 W 4.4 mi. West of St. Ann's Bay
Firefly Museum 13.5 E 12.1 mi. East of Ocho Rios
Galina Lighthouse Lighthouse 13.9 E Galina
Bob Marley's Mausoleum Historical Site 13.8 SW 10.8 mi. South-Southwest of St. Ann's Bay
Brimmer Hall Estate Historical Site 14.9 ESE 13.6 mi. East-Southeast of Ocho Rios

If you're on the lookout for somewhere interesting to go, Milford Falls is an alternative worth considering. This lesser known and smaller waterfall is located not far from Shaw Gardens. It is a good place to escape the crowds while getting a little wet.

Nearby Accommodations

Finding info about nearby accommodations is generally a good way to get a better feel for the area as whole. Readers will find plenty of other destinations to consider before making a decision, as this portion of Jamaica houses an impressive selection of resorts and hotels to pick from. Find out about all the area's lodging options by viewing the table below.

Accommodations near Moon Palace
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Village Hotel 0.1 SSE Downtown Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Rooms On The Beach 0.2 SSW Downtown Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Marine View Hotel 0.2 E Ocho Rios, Jamaica
SandCastles Resort 0.3 SSW Downtown Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Pineapple Court Hotel 0.3 S Downtown Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Silver Seas 0.3 E Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Hibiscus Lodge 0.3 E Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Fisherman's Point 0.4 SW Downtown Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Little Shaw Park 0.6 S Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Crane Ridge Suites 0.6 SSW Downtown Ocho Rios, Jamaica

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