Often, choosing a hotel within walking distance of a good beach can make your trip even more exciting.
If all you can think about is the beach, SandCastles Resort is the right spot for you. This site is located on the water, so tourists can spend every day soaking up the sun if they so desire. The beach on this property offers a nice amount of harmony when it comes to population; it's location is not too far from the landmarks in Jamaica, yet nurtures a presence that isn't too over-populated.
Naturally, since SandCastles Resort was built directly on Turtle Beach, hanging out at the beach is a popular pastime at this property. 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. For guests who want to venture farther away, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click the names below to read our detailed article:
|0.3||W||Downtown Ocho Rios|
|Grande Beach||0.4||N||Ocho Rios|
|Mallards Beach||0.7||ENE||Ocho Rios|
|Dunn's River Beach||2.3||WNW||3.7 mi. West of Ocho Rios|
|Shaw Park Beach||2.3||E||Ocho Rios|
|White River Bay||2.5||E||Ocho Rios|
|Steer Town Beach||3.3||WNW||3.3 mi. East of St. Ann's Bay|
|Tower Isle West Beach||3.8||E||2.3 mi. East-Northeast of Ocho Rios|
The closest option is. Even when bringing the little ones, you can spend hours at Fisherman's Beach, since there are bathrooms available on-site.
If instead you're looking for a stretch of sand that attracts very few tourists, Steer Town Beach might be a good choice. 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 quick cab ride away.
Paying a visit to the towns or communities located closest to your hotel can act as a nice day trip, whether it's about trying their underrated nightlife, or simply experiencing some of the local culture while on your trip. SandCastles Resort is located near the middle of downtown Ocho Rios,
Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of SandCastles Resort.
Travelers in search of plenty of activities while visiting Jamaica will quickly learn that SandCastles Resort makes an excellent place to start your daily adventures. Yes, this area has countless opportunities for exploration, such as Milford Falls, and Shaw Park Garden Falls. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is .,
There are plenty of other attractions to keep all kinds of travelers happy; find them listed in the following table.
|Movie Theater||0.3||WSW||Downtown Ocho Rios|
|Milford Falls||Waterfall||--||--||Ocho Rios|
|Shaw Park Garden Falls||Waterfall||0.5||SW||Ocho Rios|
|Turtle River Falls and Gardens||Botanical Garden||0.7||SSW||1.9 mi. West-Southwest of Ocho Rios|
|Shaw Park Botanical Gardens & Water Falls||Botanical Garden||0.7||SW||2.0 mi. West-Southwest of Ocho Rios|
|Mahoe Falls||Waterfall||1.1||S||2.1 mi. South West of Ocho Rios|
|Dolphin Cove Ocho Rios||Zoo||1.7||WNW||3.1 mi. West of Ocho Rios|
|Dunn's River Falls||Waterfall||1.9||W||3.3 mi. West of Ocho Rios|
|Dunn's River Park||Park||1.9||W||3.3 mi. West of Ocho Rios|
|Annandale Great House||Historical Site||--||--||Epworth|
|Cranbrook Flower Forest and River Head Adventure Trail||Botanical Garden||10.3||W||3.8 mi. West of St. Ann's Bay|
|Zip Line Site||10.9||W||4.4 mi. West of St. Ann's Bay|
|Firefly||Museum||13.6||E||12.1 mi. East of Ocho Rios|
|Bob Marley's Mausoleum||Historical Site||13.6||SW||10.8 mi. South-Southwest of St. Ann's Bay|
|Brimmer Hall Estate||Historical Site||14.9||ESE||13.6 mi. East-Southeast of Ocho Rios|
If you're on the lookout 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.
When choosing where to book your stay, it's often worthwhile to learn about nearby lodging options in order to better understand the region. Readers will be able to find plenty of other places to think about before reaching a decision, as this part of Jamaica is home to a terrific variety of resort and hotel options. The table below lists all the lodging possibilities located close-by.
|Pineapple Court Hotel||0.1||SE||Downtown Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|Rooms On The Beach||0.1||NE||Downtown Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|Fisherman's Point||0.2||W||Downtown Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|Village Hotel||0.2||NE||Downtown Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|Moon Palace Jamacia Grande||0.3||NNE||Downtown Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|Crane Ridge Suites||0.3||SSW||Downtown Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|Little Shaw Park||0.3||S||Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|Marine View Hotel||0.5||NE||Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|Silver Seas||0.5||NE||Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|Hibiscus Lodge||0.5||NE||Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
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