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.
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:
|Turtle Beach||0.3||SW||Downtown Ocho Rios|
|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.
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.
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 Milford Falls, and Shaw Park Garden Falls. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is .,
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.
|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|
|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|
|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.
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.
|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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