Where to stay around Ocho Rios?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 515 vacation rentals near Ocho Rios. From 177 villas to 118 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Ocho Rios for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Ocho Rios:

  • Crystal Cove: 39 vacation rentals
  • New Buckfield: 165 vacation rentals
  • River Oaks: 19 vacation rentals
  • Great Pond: 26 vacation rentals
  • Mammee Bay Estates: 72 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Ocho Rios?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Ocho Rios. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Island Village: 605 vacation rentals
  • Mahogany Beach: 594 vacation rentals
  • Ocho Rios Craft Park: 594 vacation rentals
  • Turtle Beach: 596 vacation rentals
  • Coconut Grove Shopping Village: 602 vacation rentals

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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent villas in Ocho Rios?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 177 villas in Ocho Rios. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ocho Rios include:

  • Houses: 118 rentals available
  • Apartments: 116 rentals available
  • Condos: 54 rentals available

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

Can I rent near the ocean rentals in Ocho Rios?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 201 near the ocean rentals in Ocho Rios. You have also many other possibilities in Ocho Rios area, including:

  • Golf resort rentals: 188 rentals
  • Beach rentals: 133 rentals
  • Waterfront rentals: 94 rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Ocho Rios?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 350 vacation rentals with pool available in Ocho Rios. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Fun-filled vacations in Ocho Rios

    With powdery white sands overlooking the turquoise waters of the Caribbean, and tons of thrilling activities and tours, Ocho Rios is an action-packed destination perfect for families and groups of friends. Whether your vacation style involves spreading out beachside under the hot sun with a chilled, fruity beverage in hand, flying through tropical forests on zip lines or skimming over the waves on a boat ride filled with reggae music, you'll find plenty of ways to soak up the good-time vibes of Jamaica. After you've picked out your Ocho Rios vacation rental, it's off for shopping at the local markets and water sports on the waves.

    Listening to reggae in Ocho Rios

    Thanks to its beachfront locale and cruise port, Ocho Rios boasts endless activities, and there are lots of tour providers on hand to take you to the best spots. You can choose your way to get around here, whether on horseback rides along the beachfront, ATV tours through the hills and wilderness or party cruises on catamarans that pause at prime snorkeling spots and waterfalls. Bob Marley tours are popular here, too, and typically include visits to his childhood home while listening to reggae tunes. There are lots of opportunities to get out on the waves, with water activities like jet skiing and paddle boarding easy to come by.

    Natural wonders in Ocho Rios

    Ocho Rios is packed with amusement areas, where you can try everything from bobsledding to zip lining, but some of the most popular attractions are the region's natural features. At Dunn's River Falls, you can climb up a series of short waterfalls in a single line, while holding the hand of your neighbor on each side, getting soaked in the gushing water along the way. Elsewhere, in the mountains, the Blue Hole is another spot where you should expect to get wet. Head here for the chance to leap into natural swimming pools, formed by a waterfall, amid a lush, green landscape.

    Winter sun in tropical Ocho Rios

    The tropical climate in Ocho Rios means warm temperatures in every season, perfect for beach days and snorkeling trips out on the waves. Since summer is the rainy hurricane season, most vacationers choose to come between January and March, when afternoons in the 80s offer a reprieve from the winter weather at home. Since this is a popular time to travel to Jamaica, you'll want to reserve your Ocho Rios vacation rental early to ensure that you secure your ideal dates. Why not plan a visit at the end of fall, when you can take advantage of a brief window between the rains and busy season?

    Island gems in Ocho Rios

    The island landscape of Jamaica means there are lots of amazing natural features to discover around your Ocho Rios vacation rental, from sandy beaches leading out to the sparkling blue Caribbean waves, to the green forests, mountains and waterfalls as you head inland. If you're looking for a sandy swath near Ocho Rios, head to Turtle Beach, which offers a dreamy scene of white shores, palm trees and boats bobbing in the marina. Nearby, the Turtle River runs inland and leads to a series of waterfalls and a lush, tropical garden full of native plants where you can see exotic birds.