Where to stay around Ocho Rios?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 558 holiday lettings near Ocho Rios. From 188 Villas to 135 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Ocho Rios is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Ocho Rios?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Ocho Rios:

  • Crystal Cove: 50 holiday homes
  • River Oaks: 23 holiday homes
  • Great Pond: 26 holiday homes
  • New Buckfield: 185 holiday homes
  • Mammee Bay Estates: 75 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Ocho Rios?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Ocho Rios. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Turtle Beach: 636 holiday lettings
  • Island Village: 644 holiday lettings
  • Coconut Grove Shopping Village: 643 holiday lettings
  • Coyaba River Garden: 636 holiday lettings
  • Ocho Rios Craft Park: 634 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Ocho Rios listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Villas in Ocho Rios?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 188 Villas in Ocho Rios. Our other popular types of Ocho Rios holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 135 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 55 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 8 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I rent beach rentals in Ocho Rios?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 135 beach rentals in Ocho Rios. You have also many other possibilities in Ocho Rios area, including:

  • Waterfront rentals: 95 holiday rentals
  • Mountain rentals: 53 holiday rentals
  • Downtown rentals: 36 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Ocho Rios?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 363 holiday homes with pool available in Ocho Rios. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday rental accommodation or a rental villa in Ocho Rios, Jamaica your home away from home

    Ocho Rios, Jamaica, is one of the tourist hot spots in the Caribbean. The old town charm of the city has slowly disappeared as tourists have discovered this magnificent corner of the island, but there is still a huge amount to entertain and endear visitors to Ocho Rios holiday accommodation, from the glorious beaches to tropical landscape of the ‘Garden Parish’, St Ann. The whole town appears completely dedicated to fun, and the huge majority of Ocho Rios photos show exactly that.

    Things to do on holiday in Ocho Rios, Jamaica

    Ocho Rios villas are the perfect base from which to take advantage of the famous beaches in the area. There are a couple Ocho Rios is famous for, and there is always space to lay your towel, relax and enjoy the magnificent climate. The huge deep water marina is home to many cruise ships throughout the year, and sightseeing trips along the coast, scuba diving and deep sea fishing excursions and sailing lessons can all be arranged from the marina. There are many rooms on the beach in Ocho Rios, so sun worshipers can really get to the heart of the action (or lack of) from Ocho Rios accommodation. Scuba diving holidays also thrive from Ocho Rios accommodation, with some of the best dives being found from the wonderfully named Reggae Beach or Dolphin Cove.

    Surprisingly, many people travel to Ocho Rios villa rentals for the glorious landscape of the interior. Dunn’s River Falls are a huge attraction, and almost everyone who visits Ocho Rios photographs and climbs the stunning 183m waterfall. The Green Grotto Caves are Jamaica’s most prominent natural attraction and beauty spot, well worth investigating from any Ocho Rios holiday villa. For the more adventurous amongst you staying in Ocho Rios accommodation, try white water rafting down the White River at night, riding on a bamboo raft! The Coyoba River Gardens are slightly more sedate, but they are a lush wonderland of authentic Jamaican vegetation. The countryside which surrounds the town is the ideal location for hiking, horse riding and bird watching too.

    There are plenty of attractions within the town of Ocho Rios too. The Bob Marley Mausoleum is a must for any fans of reggae music or the man himself. The Columbus Park Museum is also a great place to visit, with a huge number of artefacts forming a unique, open air museum. There are also 6 shopping districts in the town, with a couple of Ocho Rios markets in and around the beach area, but your haggling skills must be well honed!

    Places to visit on holiday in Ocho Rios, Jamaica

    If you are looking to find somewhere secluded and private from your Ocho Rios villa rental, the nearby beaches of Discovery Bay or Montenegro Bay will answer you calls with style. Discovery Bay is secluded and beautiful, whilst Montenegro Bay is awash with colour and noise all year round, yet has access to a range of wonderfully quiet beaches all year round.

    Weather in Ocho Rios, Jamaica

    Average monthly temperatures range from 30˚C in the coldest month to 32˚C in the warmest. Rain is rare and always brief, with rain only usually falling in May and October.

    Travel to Ocho Rios, Jamaica

    There are occasionally direct flights from London to Montenegro Bay (MBJ) with Air Jamaica, but you are more likely to be able to find direct flights to Ocho Rios arriving through Kingston International Airport (KIN).

    Sightseeing in and around Ocho Rios

    Are you searching for top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Ocho Rios a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Dolphin Cove (2 mi / 3.3 km)
    • Mystic Mountain (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
    • Prospect Plantation (2.6 mi / 4.3 km)

    Seasonal weather in Ocho Rios

    If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 32°F.

    Exploring the waterfalls and other natural features in Ocho Rios

    Travellers love Ocho Rios for its stunning river views and pristine beaches. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Ocho Rios is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Dunn's River Falls (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
    • Turtle Beach (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
    • Green Grotto Caves (18.2 mi / 29.2 km)
    • Turtle River Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
    • Mahogany Beach (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
    • Columbus Foot Beach (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)