Top 10 Family-Friendly Things To Do In Jamaica


Finding the time to spend together as a family is harder than ever. So, when the opportunity for a family vacation finally arises, you want to take advantage of every priceless second!

Fortunately, Beaches® Ocho Rios has thought of everything to transform shared moments into unforgettable memories. Located in Jamaica, the all-inclusive resort offers five-star luxury with spacious accommodations and a multitude of activities for guests of all ages—always included.

  1. Dine like a king at seven specialty restaurants serving delicious cuisine and complimentary Robert Mondavi Twin Oaks wines. There’s something for everyone from Caribbean specialties to Italian wood-fired pizzas, French dishes and classic barbecue favorites.
  2. Embark on an adventure at Pirates Island Waterpark, a 27,000 sq. ft. pirate-themed aqua-playground complete with water cannons, cranks, and spray features. Here, you can glide through a fun-twirling tube slide, body slide and speed slide.
  3. Swim with colorful marine life. Certified divers enjoy unlimited scuba diving at Beaches–the Caribbean’s most comprehensive PADI scuba diving program.
  4. Jump on the bed of your luxurious retreat. Accommodation choices include family-sized suites and oceanfront penthouses complete with butler service.
  5. Get your game on at Beaches Xbox Play Lounge where the entire family has access to unlimited play with the latest virtual games.
  6. Forget your age. Kids (of all ages) are invited to join The Caribbean Adventure with Sesame Street®. Enjoy an array of activities featuring your favorite Sesame Street® characters including stage shows, a weekly parade, and even optional character dining and nighttime tuck-ins.
  7. Have fun on land or at sea. Only Beaches Ocho Rios gives you access to unlimited land and water sports including basketball, tennis, paddleboarding, Hobie® Cat sailing, snorkeling and more!
  8. Listen to your sweet tooth. Head over to Josephine’s Crêperie for a delicious selection of sweet or savoury crêpes—always on the house.
  9. Learn something new. Step out of your comfort zone and try something you’ve never done before. Take your first Zumba class, try paddleboarding, or bake cookies with Cookie Monster.
  10. Have the time of your life. Sing to your heart’s content at karaoke, dance to island beats at a beach party or roast marshmallows over a bonfire. At Beaches, there’s a multitude of entertainment for the entire family.

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