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local area

Inn The Town is located near the city center of Port Antonio, Jamaica. Port Antonio is not your typical Jamaican tourist location like other highly populated areas in Jamaica such as Negril, Montego Bay, and Ocho Rios. Port Antonio is known for its natural and rugged beauty which can be seen in the beaches, rain forests, and other natural surroundings. In fact, it is often a hideaway for celebrities visiting the island who are looking for tranquil and less populated areas. 


Port Antonio is also known for being the home of “Jerk Pork” which is a traditional Jamaican dish loved all around the world. People travel from all over the world to Port Antonio for an authentic, unique, laid back and local Jamaican experience. If you’re looking to experience the “real Jamaica” with all its beauty, culture and flair, Port Antonio is the spot for you! 


Inn The Town is located near the center of this unique oasis within the island of Jamaica. Our guesthouse is close to many of the popular nearby beaches that locals enjoy and that few tourists have found such as Winifred Beach, Boston Beach, Frenchman’s Cove, Long Bay, Bikini Beach, Brian’s Bay and Folly Beach. The powdery white sands, breathtaking sunsets, crystal clear waters, and delicious local cuisine and drink that is served near the beach will leave you wanting to return to the island of Jamaica again and again.

There are many activities that our guests enjoy participating in during their stay at Inn The Town including visiting Reach Falls, hiking in the Blue Mountains, fishing, snorkeling, visiting Ken Wright Pier and more!

Some of the most popular nearby places our guests like to visit during their stay at Inn The Town are listed below. 


  1. The Rio Grande River: The Rio Grande River is surrounded by lush greenery and clear and refreshing rushing water. The river is located 20 minutes away from Inn The Town by car and is the perfect sport to go rafting with friends and family. 

  2. The Blue Lagoon: The Blue Lagoon is a 200 ft deep cove a few miles outside the town of Port Antonio. Many enjoy swinging on the low-hanging branches into the glistening blue waters. 

  3. The Port Antonio Craft Market: A 2 to 5 minute walk from Inn The Town. There are many craft shops, restaurants and popular bars such as “Jus Booz” that are there. Vendors at the craft market are trained not to harass shoppers so expect a relaxing shopping experience. 


The activities mentioned above are just a few of the many enjoyable activities available near Inn The Town. For those needing public transportation, Knutsford Express bus station is a 5 minute walk from Inn The Town. Daily routes from Norman Manley (Kingston) and Montego Bay Airports are available. Check their website for schedules.


Hopefully the places listed above can give you a few ideas for  activities to do during your trip to Port Antonio! Our staff is always happy to give you the inside scoop and suggest more fun local activities for you and your family to enjoy. We can’t wait to host you! 


  • Portland Parish Church - 1 min walk

  • Port Antonio Square - 1 min walk

  • Musgrave Market - 1 min walk

  • Errol Flynn Marina - 5 min walk

  • Bikini Beach - 5 min walk

  • Fort George - 5 min walk

  • ShanShy Beach - 10 min walk

getting around

  • Both a bicycle rental service and a car rental service are available at the accommodation. 

  • Beach shuttle (surcharge)

  • Knutsford Express

  • Montego Bay (MBJ-Sangster International Airport) - 210 min drive

  • Ocho Rios

  • Kingston (KIN-Norman Manley International) - 126 min drive

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