Shaw Park Botanical Gardens encompass 25 acres of tropical splendor. At the beginning of 19th century this property was owned by a Jamaican family. In 20th century it became a site of an earliest hotel on the Jamaican North Coast. The hotel
It is situated on a high hilltop overlooking the sea and takes only five minutes from Ocho Rios. A sparkling waterfall pours down a rocky course with luxuriant plant specimens on all sides. Leading up from the pool, trails carve their way along the hillside, and wind through walkways lined with bright flowers and shrubs.