Activities in Runaway Bay

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A collection of mini resorts in an otherwise sleepy town is what Runaway Bay amounts to, making it the perfect destination for tourists who prefer to steer clear of busy cities like Montego Bay and Kingston.  Life moves at a slow pace and the available activities mirror that, with golf, scuba diving, and not much else but enjoying the scenery keeping visitors busy.  


Runaway Bay Diving

Runaway Bay offers an assortment of dive sites from reefs to wrecks. It may not have much of a unique flavor, but divers in area will definitely want to make note of the offerings here.

You'll find several dive services and a small number of interesting dive sites to choose from. If you'd like to get more information concerning diving opportunities in this area, can do so here.


Jamaica Golf

If you or a traveling companion like to play golf you may already know that Runaway Bay isn't overloaded with golf greens. However, there is one golf course in the area. The only course in the area is Runaway Bay Golf Course. To visit our detailed guide to golf courses throughout Jamaica, go to this page.


Shopping in Runaway Bay

If you have some folks who enjoy window shopping traveling with you, they can browse some of the 19 retail stores in the area. Use this link to find our page about shopping in Runaway Bay and nearby.


Green Grotto Caves

Another great activity is spending some time enjoying the culture, sounds and sights of Runaway Bay. Tourists who enjoy the natural environment will often have a pleasant time visiting the area's waterfall, outdoor park, and botanical garden. To get more information about available sightseeing attractions, see this page.


If exploring an underwater world sounds appealing you're in luck -- you can easily find places to do so while vacationing in Runaway Bay. Go to this extended discussion dedicated to snorkeling if you'd like to learn additional specifics.


Enjoying a spa could be the highlight of your vacation. If a visit to the spa sounds like fun, you might be happy to know there's one in the area. To read about other the options, visit this page.


Jewel Runaway Bay Resort

If you're a tennis player your best bet is to make your reservations at a hotel that has a tennis court. You can choose between a couple of different properties in the area that offer tennis.

The following list can help with your decision making process. Included is the number of courts on-site, whether lighting is offered, and a few other details. Click on the names to read about other aspects of the property.

Accommodations with Tennis In Runaway Bay
Property Location Tennis Courts Lit Courts Tennis Pro
Jewel Runaway Bay Resort Central Runaway Bay 4 check check
Royal Decameron Club Caribbean Salen, 2.2 mi. East of Central Runaway Bay 2 check

For instance, Jewel Runaway Bay Resort offers all-inclusive pricing, to help simplify your vacation.


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