Marina in Port Antonio

Errol Flynn Marina

Port Antonio has, undoubtedly, one of the finest natural harbors in Jamaica, which has been converted into a posh yachting dock where sailboats moor and the well-to-do wander. At night it’s a popular place for young…
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Fort George

Further north at the tip of the peninsula are the ruins of Fort George, dating from 1729. The parade ground and former barracks today house Titchfield School, not open to the public. Beyond the school, several Georg…
Square in Port Antonio

Town Square & Around

Port Antonio’s heart is the Town Sq, at the corner of West St and Harbour St. It’s centered on a clock tower and backed by a handsome red-brick Georgian courthouse from 1895; the building is surrounded by a veranda …
Notable Building in Port Antonio

Titchfield Peninsula

Along this hilly peninsula – known locally as ‘the Hill’ – are several dozen Victorian-style gingerbread houses, most notably DeMontevin Lodge, an ornate rust-red mansion, now a hotel. Many of the finest homes line …
Island in Port Antonio

Navy Island

This lushly vegetated 25-hectare island is popular with local day-trippers on weekends – or it was, when the ferries ran.In colonial days the British Navy used it to careen ships for repair. In the mid-20th century …
Lighthouse in Port Antonio

Folly Point Lightouse

Near the Folly mansion stands the orange candy-striped Folly Point Lighthouse, built in 1888, which overlooks Woods Island. Said island adds even more Gatsbyesque pathos to the story: Mitchell once housed his colony…
Ruins in Port Antonio


This rather appropriately named two-story, 60-room mansion on the peninsula east of East Harbour was built entirely of concrete in pseudo-Grecian style by North American millionaire Alfred Mitchell in 1902. Short-si…
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Titchfield School

Church in Port Antonio

Christ Church

Monument in Port Antonio