What's Near Prospect Villas

Nearby Beaches

Dunn's River Beach

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:

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 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.

Nearby Areas

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:

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 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 Cove Theatre, Milford Falls, and Shaw Park Garden Falls, to name a few. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Cove Theatre.

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.

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 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.

Nearby Accommodations

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.

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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