What's Near Prospect Villas

Nearby Beaches

Dunn's River Beach

It's been said that the best attractions in this region are the beautiful stretches of shoreline. Nearby beaches will make this area particularly desirable.

The various characteristics of each coastal spot in Jamaica might or might not be just right for you. You're bound to find an option that suits you in the following table. Click the names below 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

Turtle Beach is the one that's nearest to this property. Keep in mind that this beach is located less than a mile to the northwest of this property, so you won't have to go far to enjoy a beautiful shoreline. 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 there are both showers and restrooms on-site.

If you're looking for a place where surfers and sunbathers can find solitude, 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. It's situated four miles west-northwest of the villa complex.

Nearby Areas

Travelers who want to know a little bit more about what's nearby may be wondering how close (or far) the nearest town or city is from their location. Prospect Villas is located along the southwestern outskirts of Ocho Rios.

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of 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

Vacationers who want to enjoy plenty of activities during their trip to Jamaica will quickly learn that Prospect Villas is an excellent home base for those who want to take advantage of this interesting area. Yes, this area is simply full of different attractions to try, 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 listed in the following table.

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 looking for an enjoyable experience, 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 information about nearby hotel booking possibilities is oftentimes a convenient means of getting a better feel for the area as whole. Readers can find plenty of other properties to look at prior to reaching a decision, as this part of Jamaica houses an exceptional selection of hotel and resort options. Get details about all the surrounding area's lodging options by checking the following table.

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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