What's Located Around Sunflower Beach Resort

Quite often, guests make plans to vacation in Jamaica because of the sparkling beaches that the island is so proud of.

Luckily, Sunflower Beach Resort is right on the water and sand, so you won't have to go far to see one of the most naturally beautiful features of the area.

Nearby Beaches

Runaway Beach

Needless to say, since Sunflower Beach Resort is positioned directly on Runaway Beach, spending time at the shore is one of the main attractions 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 vacationers who are eager for some variety, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click on the names below to read our detailed article:

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 probably the most convenient option to visit near this property. 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 you'll find public bathrooms on-site.

Nearby Areas

Visitors who are curious about what else is in the area may be wondering how close (or far) the closest neighboring city or town is from the property. Sunflower Beach Resort is located near the heart of Runaway Bay.

The table below lists some of the 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

Green Grotto Caves

Travelers seeking thrilling outdoor activities while vacationing in Jamaica will quickly learn that Sunflower Beach Resort is in a fascinating area with a number of sights. There are even a handful of attractions neighboring the cottages, like Seven Oaks Sanctuary For Wildlife and Green Grotto Caves. Both locales are great for guests staying at Sunflower Beach Resort, but the closest is Seven Oaks Sanctuary For Wildlife.

When it comes to finding area attractions that are just right for your family, it's best to know all your options, 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 on the lookout for a place where you can while away some free time, Seven Oaks Sanctuary For Wildlife might be a good choice. 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 choosing a place to stay, it's often helpful to learn more about nearby accommodation options as a way to get a better feel for the area. Readers will be able to find no shortage of additional places to look at in the region, as this part of Jamaica has a wide variety of hotels and resorts to choose from. Find out what you need to know about all the area's booking options by checking the following table.

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
Jewel Paradise Cove Beach Resort by Curio 1.2 ENE 1.4 mi. East-Northeast of Runaway Bay, Jamaica
Tamarind Tree Resort Hotel -- -- 1.4 mi. East of Runaway Bay, Jamaica

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