Sometimes choosing accommodations near the right beach can guarantee your family has a fun, fulfilling trip.
If you are a big beach fan, Silver Seas is the perfect locale for you. This lodging is situated on the water, so guests can spend every day under the sun if they so desire. The beach on this property boasts the perfect amount of harmony as far as population; it is not too far from attractions in Jamaica, and still cultivates an atmosphere that isn't too over-crowded.
Of course, since Silver Seas is positioned directly on Mallards Beach, hanging out at the beach is a popular pastime at this property. Patrons of Mallards Beach can mingle with other beachgoers while enjoying the festive atmosphere of this shore. The sands of Mallard Beach are open to the public, but many hotels claim the beach to be their own. For guests who are eager for some variety, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click on the names below to view our detailed article:
|Grande Beach||0.3||WNW||Ocho Rios|
|Turtle Beach||0.5||SW||Downtown Ocho Rios|
|0.8||WSW||Downtown Ocho Rios|
|Shaw Park Beach||1.8||E||Ocho Rios|
|White River Bay||2.0||E||Ocho Rios|
|Dunn's River Beach||2.6||W||3.7 mi. West of Ocho Rios|
|Tower Isle West Beach||3.3||E||2.3 mi. East-Northeast of Ocho Rios|
|Steer Town Beach||3.6||W||3.3 mi. East of St. Ann's Bay|
The most convenient option is Grande Beach. Parasailing is one of the hottest watersports on Grande Beach. The beach itself, which is cleaned daily, is a great spot for sunbathers though umbrellas may be difficult to come by sometimes.
If you're on the lookout for a chance to escape the crowds, Steer Town Beach is an alternative worth considering. 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 three and a half miles west of the hotel.
Vacationers who are hesitant to book their accommodations before learning about what else is in the area might like to know how far away the neighboring town or city is from their accommodations. Silver Seas is found near the center of Ocho Rios.
The areas found closest to Silver Seas are listed below.
|downtown Ocho Rios||0.5||WSW|
Visitors in search of plenty of activities while vacationing in Jamaica will quickly learn that Silver Seas makes a great base for their tropical explorations. In fact, this section of Ocho Rios has a lot of spots for vacationers to explore, such as Milford Falls, and Shaw Park Garden Falls. Of the three, the closest is .,
These provide just a sample of all your options; for more attractions in this area, see those listed in the table below.
|Movie Theater||0.8||SW||Downtown Ocho Rios|
|Milford Falls||Waterfall||--||--||Ocho Rios|
|Shaw Park Garden Falls||Waterfall||1.0||SW||Ocho Rios|
|Turtle River Falls and Gardens||Botanical Garden||1.2||SW||1.9 mi. West-Southwest of Ocho Rios|
|Shaw Park Botanical Gardens & Water Falls||Botanical Garden||1.2||SW||2.0 mi. West-Southwest of Ocho Rios|
|Mahoe Falls||Waterfall||1.5||SSW||2.1 mi. South West of Ocho Rios|
|Dolphin Cove Ocho Rios||Zoo||2.0||W||3.1 mi. West of Ocho Rios|
|Dunn's River Falls||Waterfall||2.3||W||3.3 mi. West of Ocho Rios|
|Dunn's River Park||Park||2.3||W||3.3 mi. West of Ocho Rios|
|Annandale Great House||Historical Site||--||--||Epworth|
|Cranbrook Flower Forest and River Head Adventure Trail||Botanical Garden||10.6||W||3.8 mi. West of St. Ann's Bay|
|Zip Line Site||11.3||W||4.4 mi. West of St. Ann's Bay|
|Firefly||Museum||13.2||E||12.1 mi. East of Ocho Rios|
|Bob Marley's Mausoleum||Historical Site||14.1||SW||10.8 mi. South-Southwest of St. Ann's Bay|
|Brimmer Hall Estate||Historical Site||14.6||ESE||13.6 mi. East-Southeast of Ocho Rios|
If you're looking for a place where you can while away some free time, 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.
When you're deciding on a place to stay, it's often helpful to find out about nearby accommodation options as a means to get a better feel for the region. You will be able to find plenty of other properties to think about before coming to a decision, as this portion of Jamaica offers visitors a sweeping selection of hotels and resorts to choose from. View the following table for a complete listing of the hotel booking options you'll find in the vicinity.
|Hibiscus Lodge||0.0||NNE||Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|Marine View Hotel||0.1||W||Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|Village Hotel||0.3||SW||Downtown Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|Moon Palace Jamacia Grande||0.3||W||Downtown Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|Rooms On The Beach||0.4||SW||Downtown Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|Pineapple Court Hotel||0.5||SW||Downtown Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|SandCastles Resort||0.5||SW||Downtown Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|Harmony Hall||0.6||E||Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|Fisherman's Point||0.7||WSW||Downtown Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
|Little Shaw Park||0.7||SSW||Ocho Rios, Jamaica|
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