Often, people decide to spend their holidays in Jamaica in anticipation of seeing the sparkling beaches that the region is so proud of. Fortunately, SandCastles Resort is located on the water, so you won't have to go far to experience first hand what makes the area such a popular vacation destination. Not far from the main attractions of Jamaica, but away from the crowded areas, this site is in the ideal location to take advantage of water and land activities. The beach on which this property is located is not very crowded compared with other beaches in the region.
Of course, since SandCastles Resort is located on Turtle Beach, hanging out at the beach is one of the main attractions here. 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 some variety, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click the name of each one in the table 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 one is. You won't have to cut your time at Fisherman's Beach short, since there are restrooms available.
If you're searching for a more secluded spot of sand, Steer Town Beach may be just what you're looking for. 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 located just a convenient cab ride away.
Guests who are curious to know about the surrounding area's offerings might want to know how many miles the closest neighboring town or city is from their accommodations. SandCastles Resort can be found near the center of downtown Ocho Rios,
The table below lists the areas that are closest to SandCastles Resort:
Travelers who are looking to try exciting activities during their trip to Jamaica will quickly learn that SandCastles Resort is in a fun location with plenty of nearby sights. In fact, this region touts a wide array of places to explore, such as Milford Falls, and Shaw Park Garden Falls. Of the three, the closest is .,
When it comes to keeping the whole group smiling, you'll need to explore all your attraction options, like those named 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|
|Coyaba River Garden and Museum||Museum||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 searching for an enjoyable experience, Milford Falls is an option 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.
When you're choosing a place to stay, it's sometimes helpful to learn about nearby lodging possibilities as a means to get a feel for the region. You'll be able to find no shortage of other properties to look at in the vicinity, as this part of Jamaica is home to an excellent range of hotels and resorts to choose from. Take a look at the table below for a complete listing of the booking possibilities you'll find in the area.
|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 Jamaica 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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