Location: 18Â°25â€™ N, 77Â°8â€™W
Facilities: Anchorage, pilotage, water, provisions, bunkers by arrangement.
Airports: Sangster International Airport is 102 km from port. Other services available at Boscobel Domestic Airport.
Anchorage: Off outer buoy
Approach: Easy access via open water. The bay is used as the turning basin (width 2,000 ft).
Pilot: Pick up one mile (NE or NW) of sea buoy at entrance to Ocho Rios Bay.
Tenders: Tender service is notÂ available, but shipâ€™s tender may be used to land passengers at Berth No 2 as well as at James Bond Pier.
Weather: Winds N, NE, ENE, E, ESE 87 per cent; NNW, NW, WNW four percent. Wind speed 11-16 knots 40 per cent; over 21 knots 2.5 per cent. Windiest months November to March. Strongest winds from NNE, NE, ENE reaching maximum from east.
Pilotage: Agents alert PilotageÂ Department on shipâ€™s ETA and ETD at least 12 hours before required time. Pilot boards and guides ship in and out of channel. Pilotage charges are calculated according to grt.
Towage: Not available.
Bunkers: Can be arranged with prior notice.
Provisions: Available locally.
Water: Adequate supplies available.
Medical aid: St Annâ€™s Bay Hospital is 37 km from the port.