What's Located Around Golden Sands Beach Cottage

The active and pretty beaches in Jamaica are touted as some of the best attractions that the region has to offer.

Visitors love that Golden Sands Beach Cottage is located on the water, so you won't need to go out of your way to enjoy what makes the region so popular.

Nearby Beaches

Frenchman's Bay

Of course, since Golden Sands Beach Cottage is located directly on Frenchman's Bay, spending time at the shore is a popular pastime here. Frenchman's Bay is one of four bays that make up the Treasure Beach area of Jamaica. Although Frenchman's Bay remains relatively secluded and underpopulated now, it is fast becoming a popular tourist spot. For travelers who are eager for some variety, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click the names below to see more details:

Beaches Near Golden Sands
Beach Distance Direction Location
Billy Bay 1.8 WNW 1.8 mi. West-Northwest of Treasure Beach
Treasure Beach 2.2 SE Treasure Beach
Starve Gut Bay 3.7 NW 3.6 mi. Northwest of Treasure Beach

Billy Bay is the one that's nearest to the resort. Along a rocky stretch of sand on the southern coast of Jamaica sits the beautiful Billy Bay. It is one of five Bays located in the fishing village of Treasure Beach.

If instead you're looking for a place where surfers and sunbathers can find solitude, Starve Gut Bay is an alternative worth considering. This beach sits on Starve Guy Bay and is surrounded by interesting topography and cliffs. The sand is darker than the dazzling white sand found on the other side of the island but is soft and cool on your feet. It's located only a quick taxi ride away.

Nearby Areas

Paying a visit to the towns or communities located closest to your resort can act as a nice day trip, whether it's visiting the area's unique bars, or sampling some of the region's most amazing cuisine. Golden Sands Beach Cottage is located near the center of downtown Treasure Beach,

The following table contains a listing of areas near Golden Sands Beach Cottage:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
downtown Treasure Beach 0.0 NW
St. Vincent 3.1 E
Newell 3.4 NNE
Watchwell 3.5 N
Big Woods 4.6 NE
Williamsfield 5.2 N
Munro 5.9 ENE
Parottee 6.2 NNW
Southfield 6.3 E
Mountainside 6.7 N

Nearby Attractions

YS Falls

This destination is sure to offer more than enough types of activity for everyone, from the most laid back to the most active visitor. While there may not be too many attractions located near the resort, vacationers can still check out attractions like Lover's Leap Lighthouse, which is one of the closest to the accommodation.

More details about nearby attractions are in the following table:

Attractions Near Golden Sands
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Lover's Leap Lighthouse Lighthouse 7.0 E Yardley Chase
Jamaica Fun Farm Museum 13.3 N E Lacovia
Fonthill Beach Park Park 16.4 NW 6.0 mi. West of Black River
Bloomfield Great House Historical Site 19.5 NE Mandeville
YS Falls Waterfall 19.1 N 8.6 mi. North of Black River
Apple Valley Park Park 19.2 N 10.8 mi. Northeast of Black River
Odeon Mandeville Movie Theater 20.0 NE Mandeville

If you're on the lookout for somewhere a little different to visit, Lover's Leap Lighthouse might be worth a visit. The newest lighthouse on the island, this is actually the highest lighthouse in the western hemisphere. Tourists can hike to the spot and take in the structure as well as enjoy the view.

Nearby Accommodations

When you're deciding where to stay, it's often a good idea to find out about nearby accommodations as a means to get a better feel for the region. While you'll only find a few additional places to stay in this part of Jamaica, its tranquil surroundings make it a perfect choice for those seeking a peaceful getaway. See the table below to find full details on the hotel booking possibilities located nearby.

Accommodations near Golden Sands
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Treasure Beach Hotel 0.2 NW Treasure Beach, Jamaica
Jake's Resort 0.3 SSE Treasure Beach, Jamaica
Two Seasons Guest House 0.7 NW Treasure Beach, Jamaica

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