Discovery Bay is a wonderful choice for a breakaway, especially for those who love warm weather and beach activities. A holiday rental home in Discovery Bay will often put you just steps away from the beach. You’ll smell the salty ocean air as you drift off to sleep. When you wake up, you can take a few steps to the sand. Each home is well-appointed and will provide you with all of the comforts of home.
If you enjoy warm weather and outdoor activities, then Discovery Bay is the perfect spot for your next breakaway. The beach provides the backdrop for the most popular activities in the area. These include swimming, boating, fishing and snorkelling. You can also go horseback riding along the beach which is sure to be an absolutely unforgettable experience. River rafting and hiking are also quite popular in Discovery Bay. Lessons and organised excursions are available or you can rent the needed equipment and go it alone. Of course, the seafood in Discovery Bay is amazing, and no holiday to the area would be complete without some heavy sampling of some of the local favourites.
There are many interesting places to visit whilst on holiday to Discovery Bay. Plantation houses provide a glimpse into the past. The Appleton Estate was a rum distillery in the 1700’s. Visit and learn about the rum making process both then and now and sip on a complimentary bottle of Appleton Rum. Visit the beautiful Green Grotto Caves where you can hike through cave formations that have been drawing visitors for more than 100 years. The Harmony House displays some of the best local art. The building itself is of interest as it is more than 150 years old. The kids – and adults - will enjoy a visit to Mystic Mountain where they can take part in lots of fun activities such as zip lines and bobsleds. There is also an education pavilion where they can learn about the area.
The weather in Discovery Bay is beautiful all year long. The year round average low temperature is between 22° and 25° C. The average high temperature is between 28° and 31° C. There is some rain each month with the most falling during the months of August and November. Even during the months of heavier precipitation, the rainfall does not continue all day, but rather comes in short bursts.
The closest airport to Discovery Bay is Sangster International Airport (MBJ), located about 54 km away.