Treasure Beach

A Beach Afternoon at King Love in Belmont

We woke our very last morning in Treasure Beach and walked over to Pardy's for breakfast. We hadn't tried it ...
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A Boat Day (5 – Pelican Bar and a Dolphin or Two)

Whoo boy has Pelican bar changed since we first went in 2003. It's larger, busier, has a couple of gift ...
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A Boat Day (4 – feeling crabby)

Leaving Rudy's (Rudy, himself personally, is a SUPER nice guy, by the way. Ready to chat. I could hang out ...
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A Boat Day (3 – swimming with crocs)

No we didn't swim with crocs, silly. Who would do that, even if they do mostly eat fish? We did ...
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A Boat Day (2 – mangroves and crocs oh my)

We passed through the town of Black River and the scenery began to change.  The lower part of the river is ...
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A Boat Day (1 – heading out)

We woke early enough to meet Dennis for a 9AM-ish departure from the beach.  Dennis' boat parks in front of Eggy's ...
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Prequel to A Boat Day with Dennis

I have taken a boat trip to Black River/Pelican Bar with Captain Dennis Abrahams several times and it never, ever gets ...
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They Call Us Mellow Yellow

We were finally ready for dinner and walked down to a place that had fairly recently opened - Mellow Yellow ...
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A Stop By Golden Sands

I have a friend I've known for a long time, who's been spending time in Jamaica for decades, who always stays ...
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More of Thursday – Smurf’s Cafe, Sunset on Frenchmans Bay

I forgot to mention that yesterday, one of the times we scootered by, we stopped at Smurf's for an egg ...
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Scootering around TB with my kid to Great Bay

We ate a delicious breakfast at Sunset - callaloo and cheese omelet. We've figured out that we can split one ...
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Sunset at Jake’s, Dinner at Frenchmans….closing out the first full day

We walked back from Frenchman's and took a dip in the pool at Sunset. It's really nice having that pool ...
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Frenchmans Bay in the Afternoon

We climbed around the rocks on the "Buttonwood Tree bluff" onto Frenchman's Bay.  It's usually the busiest bay, with fishing ...
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Beach walk, Treasure Beach style

In Treasure Beach you can walk along all the beaches but there are always points at which you must cross ...
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Breakfast!

We woke up early on this, our first full day, though a good 13 hours after we went to sleep ...
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Jack Sprat

"Jack Sprat could eat no fat. His wife could eat no lean. And so between them both, you see, They ...
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First Sunset at Sunset (Resort)

Apparently what Calabash Bay people do at sunset is bodysurf - it was a blast to watch, a regular party ...
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A Walk with my Daughter

My kids are adults now, my son 22 and daughter 19.  They've both been to Jamaica several times, we counted this ...
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Arrival in Treasure Beach and Sunset Resort

It's hard to describe the feeling I get when we pull off the highway past Black River and head for ...
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MBJ to Treasure Beach (getting all the things done)

We landed  at noon and were in Chicken's van by 12:30. He'd brought cold drinks but I needed to change ...
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12: To Pelican Bar

After our swim and stuffed crab snack, Dennis steered our boat downriver, through the town of Black River and out ...
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11: A Trip up Black River and a Stop at Sister Lou’s for Crab

I've been out on a boat with Dennis (Shabba) Abrahams every time I've been to Treasure Beach, we met there ...
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10: Dinner at Little Ochi in Alligator Pond

After swimming at Gut River and soaking in the waters of Milk River Spa, we were more than ready for ...
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9: Milk River Bath: It’s HOW radioactive??

I've read about Milk River Bath, it is one of at least two popular developed mineral springs in Jamaica that ...
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8: Along the Alligator’s Spine to Gut River

We did one long all-day trip. I'll have to break it up because each thing we did is worthy of ...
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7: Great Bay and Step’s Finger Licking Food

One day my friend and I took a scooter ride to Great Bay. I hadn't been in a few years ...
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6: Food, Glorious Food

This one goes out to all my foodie friends who love Jamaican food as much as I do....The best food ...
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5: Up-Up-Up to Lover’s Leap

When I left off a friend and I had rented scooters and while our friends went to the market in ...
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4: Scooter rides in Treasure Beach (yay!)

I love to rent cars and scooters and bicycles in Jamaica. It's really nice to have my own wheels because ...
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3: Boxing in Treasure Beach? Absolutely!

Before I left home, I was excited to learn that two major events would happen in Treasure Beach on our ...
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2a: Some Q & A on Treasure Beach from a longtime Negril visitor

I got some good questions about Treasure Beach on another forum and would like to post them, and my answers ...
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2: Around Old Wharf in Treasure Beach, 2013

Our villa, Mar Blue, has tide pools directly in front of it on the water. It was fun to wade ...
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1: An Introduction to a Week in Treasure Beach, 2013

Once again I don't intend to write a day by day trip report. There are some aspects of this trip ...
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Miserable in Jamaica: an on-site report of woe

I'm here, arrived yesterday. Let me tell you how terrible things are. Sitting here on the cliffside finishing my breakfast, ...
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All Around Jamaica Again: Days 12-13, Treasure Beach to Negril

Wednesday November 12th – TB to Negrilthe walk from one Sparkling Waters villa to the other, minus the stairs at ...
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All Around Jamaica Again: Days 10-11, still in Treasure Beach

Monday Nov 10th – Treasure Beach I walk over to the other villa for breakfast…the sea is clearing up very ...
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All Around Jamaica Again: Days 7-8-9, Treasure Beach

Nov 7-8 Treasure Beach The days in TB blend together for me a bit. I know N left on the ...
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All Around Jamaica Again: Days 5-6 – Kingston to Treasure Beach

I woke up fairly late Wednesday, due I suspect to my consumption of several Stings the night before. Tracy calls ...
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Treasure Beach (3 of 3 from 2003)

Trip Report March/April 2003 - All Around Jamaica (3) Day Thirteen, Monday (Negril to Treasure Beach) We had a slow ...
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Thoughts? Questions? I'd love to hear them!