What's Near Rio Vista Resort Villas

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Nearby Beaches

Travelers vacationing in this area of Jamaica typically enjoy the water at one of the wonderful beaches. You should be able to have your pick of nearby beaches.

Each of the access points adorning the coast of Jamaica have their own unique features; even subtle characteristics could make a difference in which beach you choose to visit. To see those available near Rio Vista Resort Villas, see the following table. Click on the names below to learn about amenities and other 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

The closest option is Blue Lagoon. Since this beach can be found a short distance to the east of this villa complex, your group won't have to journey 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 on the lookout for a less raucous beach scene, Navy Island might be worth a visit. 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

Hopping over to a town or community that neighbors your villa complex can help you learn even more about Jamaica, whether you're interested in seeing a famous natural attraction, or learning more about the area's art and history. Rio Vista Resort Villas is located toward the heart of Port Antonio.

The following table contains a listing of areas near Rio Vista Resort Villas:

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

Rio Vista Resort Villas is a great lodging option for active visitors. There are a great deal of fun activities to be enjoyed when starting at this lodging. You could find yourself tempted by those attractions located very close by the villa complex, for instance, Neville Antonio Park and Christ Church. Both locales are great for tourists at Rio Vista Resort Villas, but the closest is Neville Antonio Park.

In search of even more activities to keep you busy? Take a look at all the things to do near the property, which are named in the following table.

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
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 looking for an enjoyable experience, Neville Antonio Park could be a good option. 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

Finding info about nearby booking options is generally a great way to get a better feel for the surrounding area. Though you'll only find a handful of additional resort and hotel options in this part of Jamaica, the quiet surroundings here are what make it an excellent choice for those looking to find a secluded retreat. Get the details you need about all of the surrounding area's booking options by checking the following table.

Accommodations near Rio Vista
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Mango Ridge Guest Cottages -- -- 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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