Travelers staying in this section of Jamaica almost always enjoy a visit to one of their stunning beaches. Nearby beaches will make this area particularly desirable.
Each stop along on the coast has distinct characteristics that might be exactly suited to your style of travel; then again, some may not be as pleasing to you. The following options each offer something a little different. Click on the names below to view a detailed discussion:
|Turtle Beach||0.9||NW||Downtown Ocho Rios|
|1.0||NW||Downtown Ocho Rios|
|Mallards Beach||1.1||N||Ocho Rios|
|Grande Beach||1.2||N||Ocho Rios|
|Shaw Park Beach||2.2||NE||Ocho Rios|
|White River Bay||2.4||NE||Ocho Rios|
|Dunn's River Beach||3.0||WNW||3.7 mi. West of Ocho Rios|
|Tower Isle West Beach||3.6||ENE||2.3 mi. East-Northeast of Ocho Rios|
|Steer Town Beach||4.0||WNW||3.3 mi. East of St. Ann's Bay|
Turtle Beach is the closest choice to consider near these accommodations. Since this beach is a reasonable traveling distance off, you won't have to journey far to enjoy an endless sparkling backdrop. 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 take your time here, as there are bathrooms as well as showers on-site..
If instead you're interested in a stretch of sand that attracts very few tourists, Steer Town Beach could be just what the doctor ordered. 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 four miles west-northwest of the property.
Visitors who are curious to know about what else is in the area might like to know how far away the closest neighboring town or city is from their location. Prospect Villas is located in the southwestern outskirts of Ocho Rios.
The areas that are closest to Prospect Villas are listed in the table below:
|downtown Ocho Rios||0.9||NNW|
Prospect Villas makes for a great lodging option for active visitors. There are an abundance of fun activities to be enjoyed when exploring near this accommodation. In fact, this region touts a wide array of places to explore, like Milford Falls, and Shaw Park Garden Falls, to name a few. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is .,
There's something for everybody here, so feel free to explore more of the hotel's closest attractions, like those shown in the table below.
|Movie Theater||0.9||NW||Downtown Ocho Rios|
|Milford Falls||Waterfall||--||--||Ocho Rios|
|Shaw Park Garden Falls||Waterfall||0.8||WNW||Ocho Rios|
|Turtle River Falls and Gardens||Botanical Garden||0.7||W||1.9 mi. West-Southwest of Ocho Rios|
|Shaw Park Botanical Gardens & Water Falls||Botanical Garden||0.9||W||2.0 mi. West-Southwest of Ocho Rios|
|Mahoe Falls||Waterfall||0.7||WSW||2.1 mi. South West of Ocho Rios|
|Dolphin Cove Ocho Rios||Zoo||2.4||NW||3.1 mi. West of Ocho Rios|
|Dunn's River Falls||Waterfall||2.6||WNW||3.3 mi. West of Ocho Rios|
|Dunn's River Park||Park||2.6||WNW||3.3 mi. West of Ocho Rios|
|Annandale Great House||Historical Site||--||--||Epworth|
|Cranbrook Flower Forest and River Head Adventure Trail||Botanical Garden||10.9||W||3.8 mi. West of St. Ann's Bay|
|Zip Line Site||11.6||W||4.4 mi. West of St. Ann's Bay|
|Firefly||Museum||13.1||E||12.1 mi. East of Ocho Rios|
|Bob Marley's Mausoleum||Historical Site||13.6||SW||10.8 mi. South-Southwest of St. Ann's Bay|
|Brimmer Hall Estate||Historical Site||14.3||E||13.6 mi. East-Southeast of Ocho Rios|
If you're searching for a chance to see something a little different, Milford Falls might be the right choice for you. 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.
When choosing a place to stay, it's often helpful to learn about nearby accommodations as a way to get a feel for the region. You can find plenty of other destinations to consider prior to making a decision, as this part of Jamaica houses a sweeping selection of hotel and resort options. The following table contains the lodging options that are available in the surrounding area.
|Little Shaw Park||0.6||NW||Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|Crane Ridge Suites||0.7||NW||Downtown Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|Pineapple Court Hotel||0.8||NNW||Downtown Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|SandCastles Resort||0.9||NW||Downtown Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|Rooms On The Beach||0.9||NNW||Downtown Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|Village Hotel||0.9||N||Downtown Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|Fisherman's Point||1.0||NW||Downtown Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|Silver Seas||1.0||N||Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|Moon Palace Jamacia Grande||1.0||NNW||Downtown Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|Marine View Hotel||1.0||N||Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
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