We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
2/4/2018 2/5/2018
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Sand Castles Resort

    1 Main Street, Ocho Rios, Jamaica
    +1 800-849-8119
    Call
    Hotel website
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    2/4/2018 2/5/2018
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    $140
    Traveler (235)
    Room & Suite (199)
    Pool & Beach (70)
    Overview
    • Excellent18%
    • Very good24%
    • Average20%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible29%
    Travelers talk about
    “private owner” (6 reviews)
    “turtle park” (4 reviews)
    “beach access” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Kitchenette
    Business Center
    Shuttle Bus Service
    3.5 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Rooms
    Feb 4Feb 5
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 1 partner sites to see rooms from $140.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Ocho Rios hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_IRG_RATE_VERIFICATION","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN_US","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","MOB_BOOKING_EMAIL_AGREE_HIDE","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_EXPRESS_BOOK","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_REVIEW_BOOKING_BUTTON","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_KIPLINGER_AWARD","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "a6584f1e9c7446e6b82b3133deec73ec", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":155329,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":4,"month":2,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":5,"month":2,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"a6584f1e9c7446e6b82b3133deec73ec","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":140,"lowestMetaPrice":140,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":140,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":140,"lowestMetaPrice":140,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":140,"hotelName":"Sand Castles Resort","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImE2NTg0ZjFlOWM3NDQ2ZTZiODJiMzEzM2RlZWM3M2VjIiwiQUlLIjoiNzM5M2E0MTE1Mzc5NDVjNzgzYmRlZGIzYzQ5N2VlMDEifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "02/04/2018", "checkOut": "02/05/2018", "lowestPrice": "$140", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a ReviewReviews (325)
    Traveler rating
    Traveler type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 319 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    It's beautiful and it has a classic feel. I didn't book through tripadvisor, but either way it was amazing. I stayed in Beach Two Bedroom Loft Suite E29 and I will defiantly want to stay again for my next trip. However they do stay booked...More

    Thank Shaneda S
    Reviewed December 6, 2017

    I was staying ata the sandcastle and happened to meet “Wayne” from Wayne taxi outside on the Main Street down from the sandcastle. He took me everywhere and was extremely reasonably priced. I highly recommend him. I am not sure if I can put his...More

    Thank debrrah2014
    Reviewed November 2, 2017 via mobile

    Nice spot. I didn't book on trip advisor so not sure how much it is here. I booked on airbnb. Our unit was privately owned but we were still able to get support from front desk who are helpful but not as friendly as the...More

    2  Thank Sar F
    Reviewed October 30, 2017 via mobile

    My friend and I stayed for 3 nights in unit E12. When we arrived there was no record of our booking on hotels.com. After 30-40 minutes of trying to find the booking, they rented us another room. The unit was pretty shabby with one comforter...More

    Thank lizard2967
    Reviewed August 31, 2017

    Stayed in Apt C-16 for 4 nights. The Apt has a beautiful beach view from the 2nd floor balcony. It was nicely furnished with tropical designs and colors. Kitchen/ full fridge/wifi & safe. The resort had security walking the grounds and also at the access...More

    1  Thank ctm7944
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Banquet Room
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • $97 - $247 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 174
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Booking.com, Expedia, Travelocity, Priceline, Orbitz, Cancelon and TripOnline SA so you can book your Sand Castles Resort reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • Caribbean >
    • Jamaica >
    • Saint Ann Parish >
    • Ocho Rios
    • Also Known As
    • Sand Castles Hotel Ocho Rios ,
    • Sand Castles Ocho Rios ,
    • Sandcastles Ocho Rios ,
    • Sandcastles Beach ,
    • Sandcastles Resort Jamaica ,
    • Sand Castles Resort Jamaica/Ocho Rios
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveler (235)
    Room & Suite (199)
    Pool & Beach (70)
    Dining (53)
    Hotel & Grounds (179)
    Bathroom (8)
    Business Center & Event Rooms (1)
    Nearby
    Nearby HotelsSee all 281 hotels in Jamaica
    Fisherman's Point Resort
    211 reviews
    .10 miles away
    Rooms Ocho Rios
    873 reviews
    .14 miles away
    Moon Palace Jamaica
    1,618 reviews
    .34 miles away
    Ocean Sands
    91 reviews
    .51 miles away
    Nearby Restaurants
    Miss T's Kitchen
    723 reviews
    .44 miles away
    Juici-Beef Patties
    553 reviews
    .25 miles away
    Evita's Italian Restaurant
    810 reviews
    .24 miles away
    Ocho Rios Village Jerk Center
    606 reviews
    .26 miles away
    Nearby Attractions
    Konoko Falls & Park
    520 reviews
    .73 miles away
    Ocho Rios Bay Beach
    873 reviews
    .08 miles away
    Shaw Park Gardens & Waterfalls
    193 reviews
    .57 miles away
    Turtle River Park
    174 reviews
    .11 miles away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    Tiffany E
    July 15, 2015|
    AnswerShow all 3 answers
    Response from Aeysha Y | Reviewed this property |
    No It's not. It's not even an resort it's an apartment style hotel.
    0
    Votes
    SandCastles C
    June 26, 2015|
    AnswerShow all 2 answers
    Response from Ahhhndrea3 | Reviewed this property |
    That is completely untrue and you know it. The blood on the towels was not the only problem either. It wasn't even close to being worth $140 a night and I would never recommend someone stay there. That is my opinion and I am... More
    3
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "Get a room near to the beach."
    Read review
    "29A or any of Christian's apartments. Face the ocean, not the pool."
    Read review
    "Get a beach side view."
    Read review
    "Excellent view"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing