What's Near Prospect Villas

Nearby Beaches

Dunn's River Beach

Travelers visiting this part of Jamaica typically enjoy a day at one of the amazing beaches. You should be able to have your pick of nearby beaches.

Each place along the coast has its own distinguishing features that might or might not be just right for you. These choices are each worth investigating. Click on the following names to learn more:

Beaches Near Prospect Villas
Beach Distance Direction Location
Turtle Beach 0.9 NW Downtown Ocho Rios
Fisherman's Beach 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

The most obvious one to visit is Turtle Beach. Keep in mind that this beach is located less than a mile from the villa complex, so you'll have every excuse to sun tan or play in the water throughout your vacation. 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 looking for a more secluded spot of sand, 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 villa complex.

Nearby Areas

Paying a visit to the towns or communities located closest to your villa complex can be a nice day trip that brings variety to your trip, whether you're marveling at the region's untouched natural beauty, or sampling some of the region's most amazing cuisine. Prospect Villas is situated in the southwestern outskirts of Ocho Rios.

The table below lists some of the areas near Prospect Villas.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
downtown Ocho Rios 0.9 NNW
Bonharn 2.5 E
Salisbury 3.0 S
Epworth 3.2 SW
Tower Isle 4.6 E
Steerfield 5.1 SW
Trafalgar 5.5 SW
Walkers Wood 5.5 S
Retreat 5.5 E

Nearby Attractions

Turtle River Falls and Gardens

Prospect Villas makes for an excellent spot for active visitors. There are a great deal of active pursuits to be enjoyed when exploring near this lodging. Yes, this section of Ocho Rios has a lot of spots for vacationers to explore, including Cove Theatre, Milford Falls, and Shaw Park Garden Falls. The closest of the three is Cove Theatre.

These are just a few of your many options, more of which are shown in the table below.

Attractions Near Prospect Villas
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Cove Theatre 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
Chukka Caribbean Adventure's Original Canopy Tour 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
Galina Lighthouse Lighthouse 13.6 E Galina
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 an interesting place to visit, Milford Falls could be a good option. 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

When choosing where to book your stay, it is often worthwhile to learn more about nearby lodging options as a way to get a feel for the region. Readers can find lots of additional destinations to learn about before reaching a decision, as this part of Jamaica houses an impressive variety of hotel and resort options. To find more information about booking possibilities available in the region, view the table below.

Accommodations near Prospect Villas
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
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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