What's Near Sandals Royal Plantation

Lots of travelers make plans to spend their vacations in Jamaica in anticipation of seeing the sparkling beaches that the region is famous for.

If you are a big beach fan, Sandals Royal Plantation is the perfect locale for you. This lodging is set on the coast, so vacationers can spend all of their time under the sun if that will make them happy.

Nearby Beaches

Of course, since Sandals Royal Plantation is located on Shaw Park Beach, relaxing at the water's edge is a popular pastime here. Shaw Park Beach is a part of Cutlass Bay. It is privately owned by Shaw Park Beach Hotel and Spa, making it accessible only by patrons of the resort. For guests who want to venture farther away, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click the names below to view our detailed article:

Beaches Near Sandals Royal Plantation
Beach Distance Direction Location
White River Bay 0.9 ENE Ocho Rios
Mallards Beach 1.0 W Ocho Rios
Grande Beach 1.5 W Ocho Rios
Turtle Beach 1.7 W Downtown Ocho Rios
Fisherman's Beach 2.0 W Downtown Ocho Rios
Tower Isle West Beach 2.2 E 2.3 mi. East-Northeast of Ocho Rios
Dunn's River Beach 3.8 W 3.7 mi. West of Ocho Rios
Rio Nuevo Battle Site 4.5 E 4.6 mi. East of Ocho Rios
Steer Town Beach 4.8 W 3.3 mi. East of St. Ann's Bay

The closest one is White River Bay. This is a quaint bay with drifting sailboats on the horizon and a calm crowd. The sunshine illuminates the sand and the sea, which both sparkle.

If instead you're looking for a chance to escape the crowds, Steer Town Beach might be just right 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 just a convenient cab trip away.

Nearby Areas

Visitors who'd like some more information about what is close by might want to find out how far—or near—the adjacent town or city is from their accommodations. Sandals Royal Plantation is located in Ocho Rios, a city in Jamaica.

The table below lists the areas that are closest to Sandals Royal Plantation:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
downtown Ocho Rios 1.6 W
Bonharn 1.8 SE
Tower Isle 3.4 E
Salisbury 4.3 SSW
Retreat 4.7 ESE
Epworth 4.8 SW
Nuevo Rio 5.4 E
Walkers Wood 6.4 S
RioNuoya 6.6 E

Nearby Attractions

Turtle River Falls and Gardens

Tourists who want to try unfamiliar activities while visiting Jamaica will quickly learn that Sandals Royal Plantation is a good spot to start all their adventures. As a matter of fact, this particular region boasts plenty of places for travelers 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.

If these attractions don't interest you, you'll find a number of other choices nearby; the closest to this property are named in the following table.

Attractions Near Sandals Royal Plantation
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Cove Theatre Movie Theater 1.9 W Downtown Ocho Rios
Milford Falls Waterfall -- -- Ocho Rios
Shaw Park Garden Falls Waterfall 2.0 WSW Ocho Rios
Turtle River Falls and Gardens Botanical Garden 2.1 WSW 1.9 mi. West-Southwest of Ocho Rios
Shaw Park Botanical Gardens & Water Falls Botanical Garden 2.2 WSW 2.0 mi. West-Southwest of Ocho Rios
Mahoe Falls Waterfall 2.3 SW 2.1 mi. South West of Ocho Rios
Dolphin Cove Ocho Rios Zoo 3.2 W 3.1 mi. West of Ocho Rios
Dunn's River Falls Waterfall 3.5 W 3.3 mi. West of Ocho Rios
Dunn's River Park Park 3.5 W 3.3 mi. West of Ocho Rios
Annandale Great House Historical Site -- -- Epworth
Cranbrook Flower Forest and River Head Adventure Trail Botanical Garden 11.8 W 3.8 mi. West of St. Ann's Bay
Chukka Caribbean Adventure's Original Canopy Tour Zip Line Site 12.5 W 4.4 mi. West of St. Ann's Bay
Firefly Museum 12.0 E 12.1 mi. East of Ocho Rios
Galina Lighthouse Lighthouse 12.4 E Galina
Brimmer Hall Estate Historical Site 13.5 ESE 13.6 mi. East-Southeast of Ocho Rios

If you're searching for a chance to see something a little different, Milford Falls could be just what the doctor ordered. 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

Learning more about nearby booking possibilities is often a convenient way to get a better feel for the surrounding area. Readers will be able to find plenty of other places to think about nearby, as this part of Jamaica offers guests an excellent variety of resorts and hotels to pick from. Get the details you need about the area's booking options by viewing the table below.

Accommodations near Sandals Royal Plantation
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Royal Plantation 0.0 SW Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Sandals Grande Rivera 0.2 W Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Jamaica Inn 0.2 ENE Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Shaw Park Beach Hotel All Inclusive 0.5 ENE Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Crystal Ripple Beach Lodge 0.6 E Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Harmony Hall 0.6 W Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Executive Shaw Park Guest House 0.8 SE Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Couples Sans Souci 0.9 ENE Ocho Rios, Jamaica
The Blue House 1.1 E Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Hibiscus Lodge 1.2 W Ocho Rios, Jamaica
 

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