What's Near SandCastles Resort

Sometimes booking a hotel near the beach can guarantee your family has a fun, fulfilling trip.

Therefore, most guests are delighted that SandCastles Resort is situated on the water, so you won't have to go far to see one of the most naturally beautiful features of the area. Not too far from some of Jamaica's main attractions, but outside of the congested areas, this lodging is situated in a great spot to stay both entertained and relaxed. The beach found next to this site is not as crowded as others in the area.

Nearby Beaches

Obviously, since SandCastles Resort is located on Turtle Beach, laying out in the sun is popular with guests staying 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, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click the names below to view a detailed page:

Beaches Near SandCastles
Beach Distance Direction Location
Fisherman's Beach 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

Fisherman's Beach is closest to the hotel. Even when bringing the little ones, you can spend hours at Fisherman's Beach, since there are restrooms available.

If you're looking for a beach where you can have a private family outing away from 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. You can find it located three and a half miles west-northwest of the property.

Nearby Areas

Stopping by a community or town near your hotel can add to the enjoyment of your vacation, no matter if you'll just be browsing their markets, or learning more about the area's art and history. SandCastles Resort is located near the center of downtown Ocho Rios,

The areas found closest to SandCastles Resort are listed below.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Ocho Rios 1.5 E
Bonharn 3.1 E
Epworth 3.3 SW
Salisbury 3.7 S
Tower Isle 5.0 E
Steerfield 5.4 SW
Trafalgar 5.6 SW
Retreat 6.1 E
Golden Grove 6.2 SSW

Nearby Attractions

Turtle River Falls and Gardens

SandCastles Resort serves as a great spot for active visitors. There are more than a few activities to be enjoyed when searching from this lodging. Yes, this area is simply full of different attractions to try, like Cove Theatre, Milford Falls, and Shaw Park Garden Falls. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Cove Theatre.

Proving that this site has a great location, there are many more attractions nearby, like those listed in the table below.

Attractions Near SandCastles
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Cove Theatre 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
Chukka Caribbean Adventure's Original Canopy Tour 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
Galina Lighthouse Lighthouse 14.0 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 14.9 ESE 13.6 mi. East-Southeast of Ocho Rios

If you're searching for an enjoyable experience, 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

Getting details about nearby lodging options is generally a convenient means of getting a feel for the area. You can find lots of other destinations to look at nearby, as this portion of Jamaica is home to a wide selection of resorts and hotels to pick from. If you'd like to find additional info on hotel booking possibilities available in the region, see the following table.

Accommodations near SandCastles
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
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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