What's Near Rio Vista Resort Villas

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Nearby Beaches

Some of the best attractions to visit in this region are stretched along the coast. You should be able to enjoy close proximity to nearby beaches.

Every location along the coast has its own individual characteristics, which could be better suited for a romantic stroll than a family outing, or vice versa. You're bound to find an option that suits you in the following table. Clicking on each link below allows you to see more details:

Beaches Near Rio Vista
Beach Distance Direction Location
Blue Lagoon 0.3 E Port Antonio
Errol Flynn Marina Beach 0.5 NNW Port Antonio
Port Antonio East Harbour 0.7 ENE Port Antonio
Navy Island 0.9 N Port Antonio
Folly Ruins Beach 1.0 NE Port Antonio
Crusoe's Beach 1.4 NW Port Antonio
Orange Bay Beach East 3.2 NW Orange Bay
Frenchmen's Cove Beach 3.3 E 3.5 mi. East of Port Antonio
San San Beach 3.6 E 3.7 mi. East of Port Antonio
Tropical Lagoon 4.3 E 4.5 mi. East of Port Antonio
Fairy Hill Beach 4.5 E 4.7 mi. East of Port Antonio

Blue Lagoon is the one that's nearest to the villa complex. Bear in mind that this beach is found a short distance to the east of this property, so you won't have to go far to enjoy it. Legend has it that a dragon resides in the bottomless Blue Lagoon, yet still visitors flock to the lagoon each day to experience the breath taking lagoon that was made famous around the world by Jacques Cousteau and Brooke Shields.

If you're looking for a beach where sunbathers can find plenty of privacy, Navy Island could be just what the doctor ordered. Navy Island Beach is set on the 64 acre island, which is located off the coast of Port Antonio. Although there are no open facilities or public ferries that currently run to the island, a private boat can be hired to take you on an adventure to this secluded beach.

Nearby Areas

Visiting a town or community neighboring your villa complex can add to the enjoyment of your vacation, no matter if you'll just be browsing their markets, or interacting with the locals while on your trip. Rio Vista Resort Villas is located just outside the heart of Port Antonio.

The areas that are closest to Rio Vista Resort Villas are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Turtle Harbour 1.8 E
Speyside 2.3 SW
Drapers 2.6 E
Fellowship 2.7 S
Orange Bay 3.0 NW
Portland Parish 4.3 SSW
Windsor 4.4 S
Delaford 4.6 S
Charlotteville 4.7 W
St. Margarets Bay 4.8 W

Nearby Attractions

Visitors who want to enjoy plenty of activities during their stay in Jamaica will find that Rio Vista Resort Villas makes an exceptional starting point for their daily excursions. In fact, this region is simply full of places for travelers to explore, such as Neville Antonio Park, Christ Church, and Folly Lighthouse. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Neville Antonio Park.

There's something for everybody here, so feel free to explore more of the hotel's closest attractions, like those shown in the table below.

Attractions Near Rio Vista
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Neville Antonio Park Park 0.3 NNW Port Antonio
Christ Church Historical Site 0.1 N Port Antonio
Folly Lighthouse Lighthouse 1.0 NNE Port Antonio
Folly Ruins Historical Site 1.0 NE Port Antonio
Athenry Gardens and Cave of Nonsuch Cave 2.0 SE 2.4 mi. Southeast of Port Antonio
Somerset Falls Waterfall -- -- 9.6 mi. West-Northwest of Port Antonio
Tacky Falls Waterfall -- -- 10.6 mi. West of Port Antonio
Reach Falls Waterfall -- -- 11.7 mi. North-Northeast of Morant Bay

If you're on the lookout for an interesting place to visit, Neville Antonio Park could be just what the doctor ordered. This park isn't a major tourist attraction -- just a quiet green space in the heart of town. Most visitors just walk through the park then linger at the nearby Errol Flynn Marina, which offers a relaxing ambiance with a boardwalk, benches, and beautiful views of the water.

Nearby Accommodations

When you're choosing a location to stay in, it's often helpful to learn more about nearby lodging possibilities as a way to get a feel for the surrounding area. This part of Jamaica offers visitors several additional hotels and resorts to choose from, giving you lots to consider before reaching a decision. If you'd like to find additional details about the booking possibilities available in the region, view the table below.

Accommodations near Rio Vista
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Mango Ridge Guest Cottages -- -- Port Antonio, Jamaica
Jamaica Heights Resort -- -- Port Antonio, Jamaica
Demontevin Lodge Hotel 0.4 N Port Antonio, Jamaica
Hotel Tim Bamboo 0.4 E Port Antonio, Jamaica
San San Tropez 1.2 WNW Port Antonio, Jamaica

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