What's Near Jake's Resort

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Nearby Beaches

Frenchman's Bay

Some visitors' favorite sights to see in Jamaica are the beaches. Those looking to steer clear of typical tourist haunts will find Jake's Resort to their liking, though you will still find a few beaches within a reasonable range.

Each stop along on the coast has distinct characteristics that will undoubtedly affect which one you choose to visit. Every one of the options near Jake's Resort (listed in the following table), has features worth noting. Clicking on each link below allows you to learn more:

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

Frenchman's Bay is closest to these accommodations. Because you can find this beach a half mile from the resort, you won't have to journey far to see it. 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 interested in a more secluded spot of sand, Starve Gut Bay might be just right for you. 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 situated just a short cab trip away.

Nearby Areas

Stopping by a community or town near your resort can add some depth to your vacation experience, whether you're browsing a beautiful natural setting, or dining with locals at their authentic restaurants. Jake's Resort is situated in downtown Treasure Beach,

The table below lists the areas that are closest to 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

This location is certain to provide more than enough types of fun activities for everyone. Though there are not many attractions within walking distance of the resort, you can still visit the nearby Lover's Leap Lighthouse, which is one of the closest ones.

This and other nearby options are displayed below.

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
Appleton Estate Rum Distillery Distillery 19.9 N 12.5 mi. Northeast of Black River

If you're looking for a chance to see something a little different, Lover's Leap Lighthouse may be just what you're looking for. 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 a location to stay in, it is often worthwhile to find out about nearby lodging options in order to better understand the surrounding area. Though you might only find a few other places to stay right around Jake's Resort, the tranquil surroundings here make it a perfect choice for guests hoping to enjoy a peaceful vacation spot. The table below shows the lodging possibilities that are found nearby.

Accommodations near Jake's Resort
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Golden Sands Beach Cottage 0.3 NNW Treasure Beach, Jamaica
Marblue Villa Suites 0.5 SE 20.3 mi. South West of Mandeville, Jamaica
Treasure Beach Hotel 0.5 NW Treasure Beach, Jamaica
Two Seasons Guest House 0.9 NW Treasure Beach, Jamaica

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