Things to See and Do While Staying at SandCastles Resort

Though sampling several outdoor activities can be exciting, it isn't necessary for a good time in Jamaica. Thus, even though SandCastles Resort may not offer much in the way of recreational opportunities, it may nevertheless provide exactly the type of setting you're trying to find.

There is one pool at SandCastles Resort. Swimming may not be the most anticipated activity on your list, but it provides a hassle-free way to cool off after a day's worth of attractions. Of course, these accommodations are also in a prime location on the beach, so there's plenty of fun ways to cool off in the sun when you stay here. For a different way to relax in the water, you can also enjoy the whirlpool on-site.


Despite the fact that SandCastles Resort doesn't have a golf course, you may be able to arrange some playing time nearby. The nearest course is Sandals Golf and Country Club, which is located within traveling distance of this accommodation. The course has 18 holes. It's a par 71 course, and is 6311 yards long. If you'd like to see if it is possible to schedule a tee time, you can reach the course at (876) 975-0119.


This property offers a limited list of watersports. If you have something particular in mind, you can look for vendors elsewhere in Jamaica. The short list below names the watersports that are available at SandCastles Resort:

  • Scuba Diving
  • Wind Surfing

Family Activities

Families are welcome at SandCastles Resort, even if you likely won't encounter a lot of amenities specifically intended for children. If you want somewhere to stay with specific perks that are of particular interest to kids, take a look at these properties recommended for families.

Most parents understand the value of some time spent sans children. At this hotel they give parents a chance to go out alone, since they offer babysitting services.

Entertainment and Nightlife

One of this property's best-loved amenities is its live entertainment, which means that staying onsite for the night can be just as exciting as going out. Live shows are typically hosted about 5 to 6 days per week. However, the frequency can vary with the season. If you'd like to learn more about what entertainment will be offered, you can reach the hotel at (876) 974-2255.

SandCastles Resort has a bar too — a nice place to enjoy a cocktail before you head out for the night.

You may also choose to enjoy a night out at one of the bars and entertainment venues located within the property of a nearby accommodation, such as the ones shown below:

Accommodations near the SandCastles Resort with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Pineapple Court Hotel Downtown Ocho Rios 1 --
Rooms On The Beach Downtown Ocho Rios 1 --
Fisherman's Point Downtown Ocho Rios 1 --
Village Hotel Downtown Ocho Rios 1 --
Moon Palace Jamacia Grande Downtown Ocho Rios 12 --
Crane Ridge Suites Downtown Ocho Rios 1 --
Little Shaw Park 0.4 mi. South of Downtown Ocho Rios -- --
Marine View Hotel 0.4 mi. Northeast of Downtown Ocho Rios -- --
Silver Seas 0.5 mi. East-Northeast of Downtown Ocho Rios 2 check
Hibiscus Lodge 0.5 mi. Northeast of Downtown Ocho Rios 1 --
Harmony Hall 1.0 mi. East-Northeast of Downtown Ocho Rios -- --
Sandals Ochi 1.4 mi. East of Downtown Ocho Rios 12 check

If you're not satisfied with the nighttime activities here, you can visit the nearest casino, Treasure Hunt Ocho Rios.


The beauty salon at SandCastles Resort offers a convenient way to get ready in style for a special occasion, or fun night out.

On top of the options you'll find on the grounds of this property, visitors who like to explore shouldn't ever find a shortage of exciting things to do in Jamaica. Whether you are looking to lay out on a sunny beach or enjoy a couple of rounds on the golf course, you'll encounter plenty of other recreational opportunities in the region. Click these articles for information concerning sightseeing, shopping, diving, fishing, riding a bicycle or scooter, snorkeling, and other activities.


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