What's Located Around Jewel Runaway Bay Resort

The inviting beaches in Jamaica are touted as some of the most anticipated tourist sites that the island has to offer. Therefore, most guests are delighted that Jewel Runaway Bay Resort is located directly on the water, so you won't have to go out of the way to see what makes the area so special. Being able to enjoy a day in an area without lots of tourists all over the place is truly something to be valued. This beach provides a low-key and uncrowded environment since it's not located near the more crowded areas of Jamaica.

Nearby Beaches

Runaway Beach

Needless to say, since Jewel Runaway Bay Resort is located right on Runaway Beach, relaxing at the water's edge is a popular pastime 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 willing to venture off site, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click on the names below to view our detailed article:

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

One of the most convenient options is Salem Paradise Beach. 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

Guests who aren't ready to book their rooms before learning about what is close by might like to know how far away the adjacent town or city is from their accommodations. Jewel Runaway Bay Resort is located near the middle of Runaway Bay.

The table below lists the areas that are closest to 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

Dunn's River Falls

Travelers in search of plenty of activities while visiting Jamaica will quickly learn that Jewel Runaway Bay Resort makes an excellent place to start your daily adventures. You might, in fact, enjoy the convenience of those attractions located very close by the resort, for instance, Seven Oaks Sanctuary For Wildlife and Green Grotto Caves. Both locations are excellent for vacationers staying at Jewel Runaway Bay Resort, but the closest is Seven Oaks Sanctuary For Wildlife.

Several more of this property's nearest attractions are listed in the following table.

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 looking for somewhere interesting to go, Seven Oaks Sanctuary For Wildlife could be a good option. 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

Learning about nearby accommodation options is sometimes an excellent way to get a better feel for the area. You will be able to find lots of other properties to learn about before coming to a decision, as this part of Jamaica plays host to an excellent selection of hotels and resorts to pick from. If you'd like to find more info on lodging possibilities available in the vicinity, consult the following table.

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
Club Ambiance 1.0 W Runaway Bay, Jamaica
Grand Bahia Principe Jamaica 1.4 W Runaway Bay, Jamaica
Royal Decameron Club Caribbean 1.6 E Salen, Jamaica

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