What's Located Around Jake's Resort

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Nearby Beaches

Frenchman's Bay

Travelers staying in this area of Jamaica almost always take time to walk one of the area's stunning beaches. Visitors looking for a measure of privacy will find Jake's Resort to their liking, though you will still be able to find some nearby beaches.

Every location along the coast has its own individual characteristics, which could be better suited for a romantic stroll than a family outing, or vice versa. All of the nearby shorelines in the following table have something unique to offer. Clicking on each link below allows you to see more information:

Beaches Near Jake's Resort
Beach Distance Direction Location
Frenchman's Bay 0.4 NW Downtown Treasure Beach
Treasure Beach 2.0 SE Treasure Beach
Billy Bay 2.0 NW 1.8 mi. West-Northwest of Treasure Beach
Starve Gut Bay 3.9 NW 3.6 mi. Northwest of Treasure Beach

One of the most convenient options is Frenchman's Bay. Since this beach is located a half mile from the resort, your party won't have to go far to enjoy an endless sparkling backdrop. 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.

If instead you're looking for a more secluded and private beach scene, Starve Gut Bay may be just what you're looking for. 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 can be found four miles northwest of the resort.

Nearby Areas

Hopping over to a town or community that neighbors your resort can be a nice day trip that brings variety to your trip, no matter if you're just exploring the area's hidden attractions, or talking to some locals about their way of life. Jake's Resort can be found in downtown Treasure Beach,

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Jake's Resort.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
downtown Treasure Beach 0.3 NNW
St. Vincent 3.0 E
Newell 3.6 N
Watchwell 3.7 N
Big Woods 4.7 NE
Williamsfield 5.4 N
Munro 5.9 ENE
Southfield 6.2 E
Parottee 6.4 NNW
Mountainside 6.9 N

Nearby Attractions

YS Falls

Considering that both the land and sea in Jamaica have so much to offer, you'll be able to enjoy plenty of attractions and activities in the area. Even though there are just a few attractions close to the resort, you can still explore attractions like Lover's Leap Lighthouse, which is one of the closest to the accommodation.

This option and more are detailed in the following table:

Attractions Near Jake's Resort
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Lover's Leap Lighthouse Lighthouse 6.9 E Yardley Chase
Jamaica Fun Farm Museum 13.6 N E Lacovia
Fonthill Beach Park Park 16.7 NW 6.0 mi. West of Black River
Bloomfield Great House Historical Site 19.6 NE Mandeville
YS Falls Waterfall 19.4 N 8.6 mi. North of Black River
Apple Valley Park Park 19.4 N 10.8 mi. Northeast of Black River
Odeon Mandeville Movie Theater 20.1 NE Mandeville

If you're looking for somewhere interesting to go, Lover's Leap Lighthouse might be what the doctor ordered. 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 choosing where to book your stay, it can sometimes be a good idea to find out about nearby lodging possibilities in order to better understand the surrounding area. Even though you might only find a handful of additional hotel and resort options in this part of Jamaica, the tranquil surroundings here ensure that it's an excellent choice for those looking to find a peaceful retreat. In order to find additional info on hotel booking possibilities available close-by, consult the table below.

Accommodations near Jake's Resort
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Golden Sands Beach Cottage 0.3 NNW Treasure Beach, Jamaica
Treasure Beach Hotel 0.5 NW Treasure Beach, Jamaica
Two Seasons Guest House 0.9 NW Treasure Beach, Jamaica

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