Resort Spotlight: Beaches Ocho Rios
Welcome to Beaches Ocho Rios by Sandals in beautiful Jamaica where you will experience a regal British elegance with breathtaking Caribbean Sea views and spectacular gardens! Here you can cherish your family’s experience among the lush gardens, private white sand beach, various gourmet restaurants and bars, multiple swimming pools and even a water park and much more. We’ve only begun to scratch the surface of this twenty-two acre Caribbean resort. Just this past May, some of your favorite Fairytale Adventures agents were able to experience this resort first hand. Come join us as we show you what makes this resort a perfect fit for your family’s all-inclusive Caribbean getaway.
Beaches Ocho Rios Resort is located on some of the most beautiful waters of the Caribbean Sea and was voted among the “Top 10 Best Beach Resorts” by Parents Magazine.
With having more quality inclusions than any other resort in the world, your Beaches vacation features unlimited fun for everyone! Golfing is even includes with Beaches Ocho Rios. Located just south of the resort, Sandals Golf and Country Club features a challenging 18-hole, par 71 course. Transportation and green fees are included. Even if you’ve never played golf before, this would be an excellent time to try it out! A free golf clinic if offered for kids on Tuesday and Wednesdays.
Up on the hillside, Kids’ Kamp is designed to entertain your children (17 and under) in a safe environment. There are separate facilities, depending on the ages of the child, with activities tailored to ensure that your children have a memorable and fun vacation. Worried about the older kids getting “bored,” the X-Box Play Lounge and teen only hangouts and activities are sure to keep them busy.
The Pirates Island Waterpark adds that extra “splash” to your vacation! For the younger ones, Pirates Island has six kiddie slides and the Treasure Isle Aqua-Play area with water cannons and a treasure chest. For the babies, there is even a zero entry kiddie pool for them to slash around in that also offers a little shade. For the older and more daring members of your party, Pirate Island has a tube slide, body slide and even a speed slide. It truly has something for everyone in the family.
A few other features of this resort are: A Red Lane Spa, I house photography, resort shop, fitness center, poolside cabanas and a family craft studio!
Beaches Ocho Rios features seven dining options that showcase a wide variety of cuisine. From French cuisine to Mediterranean dining, you’re sure to find one that quickly becomes your favorite.
When it comes to accommodations, Beaches Ocho Rios consists of 222 rooms and suites with 16 categories. Contact us to be sure you have the accommodations that best suit your needs. All rooms include a king-size bed or two double beds, air conditioning, cable TV, Clock-radio, X-Box, safe, iron with ironing board, coffee maker, microwave, refrigerator, private bath and shower, amenity kit and hair dryer.
For an extra treat, check out the Suite Concierge Service. This includes the Suite Concierge Lounge which is open daily from 8:00am – 10:00pm to assist you with assist with reservations for spas, excursions, and just about everything else. You will receive preferred check-in with a chilled towel and champagne. Weekly hosted cocktail reception. The Suite Concierge Service also includes an in-suite bar stocked with alcohol and soft drinks, a personalized welcome letter and robes for the adults.
We were able to tour the Caribbean Oceanview Luxury Veranda Suite on our recent visit. This suite is located in the Caribbean Village of the resort and features the following:
Either a King Sized Bed or Two Double Beds
Sunkin Living Area with Seating
Spacious Balcony with Views of the Sea or Gardens
Sleeps Up To 5
Are you looking into a destination wedding? Then the search is over. Beaches offers a wedding package that takes the stress out of your big day! When you book a Weddingmoon with Beaches, you will have a personal wedding planner for all of your planning needs. Your Wedding, Your Style! This is a wedding created by you and sealed with a personal touch. From a variety of color schemes and wedding themes, you will be tying the knot in paradise while having the time to truly enjoy the experience.
So, what’s included with Beaches? Just about EVERYTHING! When everything is included, you don’t have to worry about a thing. Here is a quick overview of inclusions when you are staying at a Beaches resort:
Direct round-trip airport transfers
Tips, Gratuities and Hotel Taxes
All meals and snacks with anytime dining
Unlimited land sports
If you are certified Scuba, unlimited scuba diving (non-certified guests can take a certification course)
Here is a quick video that highlights Beaches Ocho Rios by Sandals, A Spa, Golf & Waterpark Resort in Jamaica:
Sheena Moberg is an independent contractor for Fairytale Adventures Travel Agency. Sheena specializes in family vacations to Disney, Universal, Cruises, and Sandals. You can reach Sheena at Sheena@Fairytaleadv.com or on her Facbook page Sheena Moberg- Destination Specialist.