What's Near Sunflower Beach Resort

The sparkling beaches in Jamaica are touted as some of the most relaxing (or active!) spots on the island. Therefore, most guests are delighted that Sunflower Beach Resort is located on the water, so you won't need to travel far to enjoy the pleasant coast.

Nearby Beaches

Runaway Beach

Needless to say, since Sunflower Beach Resort sits directly on Runaway Beach, relaxing on the sand is popular with guests staying here. 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 those who are willing to venture off site, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click the names below to view a detailed discussion:

Beaches Near Sunflower
Beach Distance Direction Location
Salem Paradise Beach 2.3 E Salen
Puero Seco Beach 4.2 W Discovery Bay
Little Laughlands Bay 4.5 E 4.6 mi. West-Northwest of St. Ann's Bay

Salem Paradise Beach is the closest to the cottages. On Jamaica's northern shore and popular with boaters, this is a beautiful white sand beach. Stay comfortable at here all day if you choose, since there are bathrooms available on-site.

Nearby Areas

Guests who are interested in finding out more about the area's important features may want to know how far the closest neighboring city or town is from the property. Sunflower Beach Resort is located near the heart of Runaway Bay.

The following table contains a listing of areas near Sunflower Beach Resort:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Salen 2.0 E
Dumbarton 3.3 SW
Sturge Town 3.3 SSE
Discovery Bay 4.1 W
Philadelphia 4.9 S
Queenhythe 5.5 WSW
Browns Town 5.6 SSW
Red Valley 6.6 W
Bamboo 6.7 SE
Tobolski 7.0 SSW

Nearby Attractions

Dunn's River Falls

Vacationers who want to learn about local culture and have some fun outdoors while vacationing in Jamaica will quickly learn that Sunflower Beach Resort is in an ideal place for people who will be in and out trying various excursions. You might, in fact, enjoy the convenience of those attractions found very close to the cottages, including Seven Oaks Sanctuary For Wildlife and Green Grotto Caves. Each site is perfect for guests lodging at Sunflower Beach Resort, but the easiest to reach is Seven Oaks Sanctuary For Wildlife.

There's something for everybody here, so feel free to explore more of the hotel's closest attractions, like those listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Sunflower
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Seven Oaks Sanctuary For Wildlife Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 0.7 SSW Runaway Bay
Green Grotto Caves Cave 2.6 W 2.5 mi. West of Runaway Bay
Chukka Caribbean Adventure's Original Canopy Tour Zip Line Site 4.5 E 4.4 mi. West of St. Ann's Bay
Cranbrook Flower Forest and River Head Adventure Trail Botanical Garden 5.2 ESE 3.8 mi. West of St. Ann's Bay
Addison Park Park 5.3 SSW Browns Town
Bob Marley's Mausoleum Historical Site 12.0 SSE 10.8 mi. South-Southwest of St. Ann's Bay
Dunn's River Falls Waterfall 13.5 E 3.3 mi. West of Ocho Rios
Dunn's River Park Park 13.5 E 3.3 mi. West of Ocho Rios
Dolphin Cove Ocho Rios Zoo 13.8 E 3.1 mi. West of Ocho Rios
Annandale Great House Historical Site -- -- Epworth

If you're looking for a chance to see something a little different, 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

When you're deciding where to stay, it's often worthwhile to learn about nearby accommodation options as a way to get a feel for the area. You can find no shortage of additional properties to learn about prior to reaching a decision, as this portion of Jamaica offers vacationers an exceptional variety of hotels and resorts to pick from. Have a look at the table below for a complete list of the hotel booking options that are found close-by.

Accommodations near Sunflower
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Piper's Cove Resort 0.0 W Runaway Bay, Jamaica
Jewel Runaway Bay Resort 0.4 E Runaway Bay, Jamaica
Club Ambiance 0.6 W Runaway Bay, Jamaica
Runaway Bay H.E.A.R.T. Hotel -- -- Runaway Bay, Jamaica
The Cardiff Hotel and Spa 0.7 SE Runaway Bay, Jamaica
Villa Sonaté 0.8 SE Runaway Bay, Jamaica
Runaway Bay Heart Hotel 1.0 ESE Runaway Bay, Jamaica
Grand Bahia Principe Jamaica 1.0 W Runaway Bay, Jamaica
Tamarind Tree Resort Hotel -- -- 1.4 mi. East of Runaway Bay, Jamaica
Royal Decameron Club Caribbean 2.0 E Salen, Jamaica

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