Grotto Lake

Deep within one of Jamaica's most mysterious natural attractions, Green Grotto, is Grotto Lake. As guests explore Green Grotto, they can take time to marvel at the beauty of the subterranean lake that gives off an eerie aura.


Grotto Lake is found 1.8 miles north of Dumbarton, a village in Saint Ann Parish; it's two and a half miles (four kilometers) to the west of Runaway Bay.

Nearby Restaurants

There are a multitude of restaurants to choose from in the neighborhood immediately near Grotto Lake. The most frequented nearby place to eat to Grotto Lake is Coconut Tree Restuarant & Bar, an ideal location to eat at before spending some time at this body of water. Also close-by, you will have eateries including Ultimate Jerk Center and Don Pablo Gourmet Restaurant where you and your party may test out contemporary food and experience the Jamaica culture.

Nearby Attractions

You'll find some other places of interest in the area, including Green Grotto Caves, which is less than a hundred yards away Saint Ann Parish. Also consider heading over to Addison Park, which is another nearby attraction.

Lakes are nice for a few hours here and there, but there's more to visit in Jamaica. The following chart includes some other attractions closest to Grotto Lake.

Attractions Near Grotto Lake
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Green Grotto Caves GeoFeature 0.0 mi. (4.0 km) NW 2.5 mi. West of Runaway Bay
Addison Park -- 4.8 mi. (8.4 km) S Browns Town
Chukka Caribbean Adventure's Original Canopy Tour Other Attraction 7.0 mi. (7.2 km) E 4.4 mi. West of St. Ann's Bay
Cranbrook Flower Forest and River Head Adventure Trail -- 7.6 mi. (6.1 km) E 3.8 mi. West of St. Ann's Bay

More Information


Green Grotto is open between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.


Entry into Green Grotto costs $20(USD) for adults, and $10(USD) for children between the ages of four and 12. Guests three and under may enter for free.

Location: Discovery Bay, Saint Ann Parish, Jamaica


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