Jamaica is perhaps best known for its soothing views of the water and mild climate, though few guests realize just how many ways they can party after dark. Though you may think one night out is enough, like to a popular disco or a spot to hear local music, you'll have some satisfying choices, particularly if you choose a hotel that offers a place to grab a cocktail, mingle, or even see a show.
The hotels included in these tables are worth considering if you need a taste of the dancing, drinking, and social scenes in late-night Jamaica. Some offer one of a kind on-site amenities, and others are notable for being a walkable distance from several nightlife venues.
Accommodations in the following table have been recognized for their highly rated entertainment and nightlife, or for being found in areas where the surrounding nightlife is good too. The most impressive choices are listed first; the ratings were created to consider a number of factors, including the hotels' on-site and nearby shows, bars, lounges, and more.
Considering that live performances are practically the staple of hotel nightlife, the table includes availability of entertainment at the hotels. Bear in mind, however, that hotels in Jamaica tend to host entertainment more frequently during the tourist season, so be sure to call or email the property for their schedule if you're expecting to see a show.
|Property||Location||Number of Bars||Lounge/Club||Live Entertainment|
|Iberostar Rose Hall Suites||4.4 mi. East of Rose Hall||6|
|Grand Palladium Lady Hamilton Resort & Spa||15.2 mi. West of Montego Bay||4|
|Hedonism II||4.6 mi. North of Negril||6|
|Couples Sans Souci||Ocho Rios||6|
|Holiday Inn Resort in Rose Hall||Rose Hall||4|
|Secrets St James Montego Bay||1.9 mi. South West of Montego Bay||10|
|Secrets Wild Orchid Montego Bay All Inclusive||1.9 mi. South West of Montego Bay||10|
|Sandals Royal Caribbean||2.9 mi. West of Rose Hall||4|
|Beaches Negril Resort and Spa||2.9 mi. North of Negril||6|
|Grand Bahia Principe Jamaica||Runaway Bay||9|
|Couples Swept Away||2.6 mi. North of Negril||8|
|Sandals Grande Rivera||Ocho Rios||12|
|Franklyn D. Resort||3.0 mi. East of Falmouth||3|
|Grand Palladium Jamaica Resort and Spa||15.3 mi. West of Montego Bay||13|
|Half Moon Club||Rose Hall||8|
|Sandals Montego Bay||2.3 mi. North-Northeast of Montego Bay||4|
|Club Ambiance||Runaway Bay||6|
|Sandals Negril||4.4 mi. North of Negril||5|
|Royal Decameron Club Caribbean||Salen||4|
|Couples Negril||4.9 mi. North of Negril||5|
By clicking the name of any listed hotel you'll be led to pages dedicated to different aspects of that property. Each of these accommodation options has its own ambiance and amenities to show off. These informative hotel guides make it easy for you to view all aspects of your accommodation options.
When the time comes to let loose during your visit, you might appreciate a hotel that's located near hangouts like bars and clubs. Though these properties may not have a lot of their own nightlife options to offer, they are right in the middle of neighborhoods full of choices. When you grow tired of the same drinks and ambiance, and feel like meeting up at a nearby bar or dancing under the stars, these properties are within a 10-minute walk or just a few miles of several exciting venues.
Click to learn more about the hotels and resorts below, and all the tempting options they're near, like activities, important landmarks, and dining.
|Property||Location||Accommodation Type||Bars Within Walking Distance||Bars Within Short Driving Distance|
|Coyaba Beach Resort & Club||2.4 mi. West of Rose Hall||Resort||3||42|
|Riu Tropical Bay||5.1 mi. North of Negril||Resort||9||47|
|Sunset at the Palms Negril||5.3 mi. North of Negril||Resort||10||47|
|Golden Seas Beach Resort||8.5 mi. East of Ocho Rios||Resort||3||10|
|Royal Plantation||Ocho Rios||Resort||18||51|
|Beaches Sandy Bay||4.1 mi. North of Negril||Resort||12||67|
|Riu Ocho Rios||2.3 mi. East of St. Ann's Bay||Resort||12||12|
|Half Moon Royal Villas||Rose Hall||Resort||13||46|
|Jewel Runaway Bay Resort||Runaway Bay||Resort||6||27|
|Hyatt Ziva Rose Hall||Rose Hall||Resort||15||42|
|Royalton White Sands||White Bay||Resort||9||9|
|Iberostar Grand Hotel Rose Hall||4.4 mi. East of Rose Hall||Resort||11||21|
|Moon Palace Jamacia Grande||Downtown Ocho Rios||Resort||20||46|
|Jewel Dunn's River Beach Resort & Spa||2.5 mi. East of St. Ann's Bay||Resort||12||12|
|Jamaica Inn||Ocho Rios||Hotel||19||51|
|Beachcomber Club||2.2 mi. North of Negril||Hotel||22||81|
|Courtleigh Hotel and Suites||0.8 mi. Southeast of Kingston||Hotel||9||18|
|Chelsea Hotel||0.5 mi. Southeast of Kingston||Motel||9||18|
|SandCastles Resort||Downtown Ocho Rios||Hotel||18||46|
|Jamaica Pegasus||1.2 mi. South West of Kingston||Resort||2||17|
Cover all other aspects of your vacation and visit another part of our guide to learn about Jamaica, and more. Nightlife might be a much-anticipated part of your trip, but needless to say your getaway is about so much more than just dancing the night away. You'll also want to choose a hotel that offers all the features and perks that matter the most, and the perfect balance between relaxing and thrilling activities.
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