What's Near Jewel Runaway Bay Resort

The inviting beaches in Jamaica are boasted as the most-visited attractions in the region.

Many guests are excited to learn that Jewel Runaway Bay Resort is situated on the water, so you won't need to go very far to enjoy what makes the region so popular. This property is located outside of Jamaica's busier areas, meaning guests here oftentimes have the shore all to themselves, providing them with the opportunity to relax away from bustling crowds.

Nearby Beaches

Runaway Beach

Obviously, since Jewel Runaway Bay Resort was built directly on Runaway Beach, laying out in the sun is popular with guests staying at this property. While not completely empty, this bay beach does have enough space for everyone spread out. It's usually quiet, but the high season can bring crowds. For guests who are eager for some variety, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click the names below to learn more:

Beaches Near Jewel Runaway Bay
Beach Distance Direction Location
Salem Paradise Beach 1.9 E Salen
Little Laughlands Bay 4.2 E 4.6 mi. West-Northwest of St. Ann's Bay
Puero Seco Beach 4.6 W Discovery Bay

Salem Paradise Beach is the closest choice to consider near the resort. On Jamaica's northern shore and popular with boaters, this is a beautiful white sand beach. You won't have to cut your time at Salem Paradise Beach short, since there are restrooms available.

Nearby Areas

Visitors who are interested in finding out more about what's in the surrounding area might like to know how far away the nearest city or town is from the property. Jewel Runaway Bay Resort is located outside the center of Runaway Bay.

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Jewel Runaway Bay Resort.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Salen 1.6 E
Sturge Town 3.1 S
Dumbarton 3.6 SW
Discovery Bay 4.5 W
Philadelphia 4.9 S
Browns Town 5.8 SSW
Queenhythe 5.8 WSW
Bamboo 6.4 SE
Priory 6.8 E
Red Valley 6.9 W

Nearby Attractions

Green Grotto Caves

Jewel Runaway Bay Resort is a wonderful locale for active vacationers. There are plenty of activities to be found when searching from this accommodation. Actually, there are a few attractions located very close by the resort, including Seven Oaks Sanctuary For Wildlife and Green Grotto Caves. Both of these sites are excellent for visitors at Jewel Runaway Bay Resort, but the easiest to reach is Seven Oaks Sanctuary For Wildlife.

These attractions are just a sample of what's in the area; find more listed in the table below.

Attractions Near Jewel Runaway Bay
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Seven Oaks Sanctuary For Wildlife Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 0.9 SW Runaway Bay
Green Grotto Caves Cave 3.0 W 2.5 mi. West of Runaway Bay
Chukka Caribbean Adventure's Original Canopy Tour Zip Line Site 4.1 E 4.4 mi. West of St. Ann's Bay
Cranbrook Flower Forest and River Head Adventure Trail Botanical Garden 4.8 ESE 3.8 mi. West of St. Ann's Bay
Addison Park Park 5.4 SSW Browns Town
Bob Marley's Mausoleum Historical Site 11.9 S 10.8 mi. South-Southwest of St. Ann's Bay
Dunn's River Falls Waterfall 13.1 E 3.3 mi. West of Ocho Rios
Dunn's River Park Park 13.1 E 3.3 mi. West of Ocho Rios
Dolphin Cove Ocho Rios Zoo 13.4 E 3.1 mi. West of Ocho Rios
Annandale Great House Historical Site -- -- Epworth
Shaw Park Botanical Gardens & Water Falls Botanical Garden 14.8 E 2.0 mi. West-Southwest of Ocho Rios
Cove Theatre Movie Theater 14.8 E Downtown Ocho Rios
Shaw Park Garden Falls Waterfall 14.9 E Ocho Rios
Milford Falls Waterfall -- -- Ocho Rios
Turtle River Falls and Gardens Botanical Garden 14.9 E 1.9 mi. West-Southwest of Ocho Rios

If you're searching for a place where you can while away some free time, Seven Oaks Sanctuary For Wildlife may be just what you're looking for. Operated by the private organization known as the Northern Jamaica Conservation Association, the Seven Oaks Sanctuary for Wildlife has been caring for injured animals and endangered species since 1990. Receiving no assistance from the government of Jamaica, the organization has created this park to raise awareness, to raise funds, and as a place for animals to be reintroduced to the wild.

Nearby Accommodations

Getting information about nearby lodging options is generally a great way to get a feel for the surrounding area. You'll find lots of other properties to consider in the region, as this section of Jamaica offers visitors an exceptional range of resort and hotel options. The table below contains all the booking possibilities found in the surrounding area.

Accommodations near Jewel Runaway Bay
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Sunflower Beach Resort 0.4 W Runaway Bay, Jamaica
Piper's Cove Resort 0.4 W Runaway Bay, Jamaica
Runaway Bay H.E.A.R.T. Hotel 0.5 SSE Runaway Bay, Jamaica
The Cardiff Hotel and Spa 0.5 SSE Runaway Bay, Jamaica
Villa Sonaté 0.6 S Runaway Bay, Jamaica
Runaway Bay Heart Hotel 0.7 ESE Runaway Bay, Jamaica
Tamarind Tree Resort Hotel 0.9 ESE 1.4 mi. East of Runaway Bay, Jamaica
Jewel Paradise Cove Beach Resort by Curio 0.9 ENE 1.4 mi. East-Northeast of Runaway Bay, Jamaica
Club Ambiance 1.0 W Runaway Bay, Jamaica
Grand Bahia Principe Jamaica 1.4 W Runaway Bay, Jamaica

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