Things to See and Do While Staying at The Cardiff Hotel and Spa

If you are looking to book a place to stay in Jamaica that has tranquil beauty alongside several activities to choose from, then The Cardiff Hotel and Spa could be just what you've been searching for. On this exciting property you will find quite a few enticing recreational activities, so your stay in Jamaica is all you want it to be.

There is one pool at The Cardiff Hotel and Spa. There are so many things to do in Jamaica that you may not find many reasons to visit the site's pool, though it's a nice alternative to attractions that require travel time. A lot of vacationers would rather swim at the nearest coast even when a swimming pool may be located on site. The closest beach to the property is Runaway Beach, which is a half mile away.


With so many attractive features, like its mild and balmy climate, Jamaica is both diverse and beautiful, which means it is the perfect place for a golf vacation. This resort invites you to enjoy a few holes at their on-site course.

The closest other golf course is Runaway Bay Golf Course, it is a quarter mile from the resort. Players will find 18 challenging holes at this nearby course. This par 72 course has a total length of 6487 yards. If you'd like more information or want to inquire about the possibility of reserving a tee time, the course can be contacted at (800) 758-2252.

Family Activities

Though The Cardiff Hotel and Spa welcomes those traveling with children, this lodging doesn't offer very many specifically family-focused amenities. To view properties that offer more amenities specifically for kids, take a look at these properties recommended for families.

Entertainment and Nightlife

This resort tends to be a bit on the quiet side when the sun sets. Consequently, this might not be a top pick for lodgers who care about after dark entertainment right where they are staying.

Also, you'll find that this accommodation doesn't have a nightclub or bar on its premises, but you can still take your pick of nearby nightspots.

At night, you may want to head over to a nearby accommodation that also has nightlife options. Not all of the options listed below will have nightlife better than what you might find at your own lodging, but they do offer a bit of variety. These choices are shown below:

Accommodations near the The Cardiff Hotel and Spa with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Runaway Bay H.E.A.R.T. Hotel Central Runaway Bay 1 --
Villa Sonaté 0.8 mi. Southeast of Central Runaway Bay 1 --
Runaway Bay Heart Hotel 1.2 mi. East of Central Runaway Bay 1 --
Jewel Runaway Bay Resort Central Runaway Bay 4 check
Sunflower Beach Resort Central Runaway Bay 1 --
Piper's Cove Resort Central Runaway Bay -- --
Club Ambiance Central Runaway Bay 6 check
Grand Bahia Principe Jamaica 0.9 mi. West of Central Runaway Bay 9 check
Royal Decameron Club Caribbean Salen, 2.2 mi. East of Central Runaway Bay 4 check

If you're in the mood to gamble, one of the closest casinos is at Grand Bahia Principe. You will find Grand Bahia Principe only a short interval away from The Cardiff Hotel and Spa.


Not all accommodations in Jamaica feature on-site spas, but The Cardiff Hotel and Spa is one of the wonderful properties that is able and excited to offer its guests a nearby place where they can unwind during their stay. This list has a sample of the available spa services:

  • Massages
  • Spa Facility


In addition to all of the activities found on the property, travelers wanting to explore can find a multitude of exciting outdoor attractions in Jamaica. Whether you'd rather spend time on a sunny beach or play a few rounds of golf, you'll find lots of other recreational opportunities in this area. Click on these pages for information about riding a bike or moped, shopping, diving, sightseeing, snorkeling, fishing, and other activities.


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