Belmont Beach

Not an isolated beach for those seeking seclusion, this is an accessible and fun beach to people watch or hang out at nearby attractions.

Located in Belmont, Belmont Beach is on the West edge of Jamaica. You should consider dropping by even if you aren't staying in the immediate vicinity. Jamaica's beaches are hardly known for being secluded, however, Belmont Beach is tamer than most, making it just the right spot for vacationers who'd prefer to stay out of the busiest areas.

Amenities and Ambiance

This beach has a few piers for small vessels and boasts incredibly soft sand, dazzling white. Enjoy the view of boats on the water and the squish of perfect sand between your toes.

Unfortunately, restrooms will not be available here, which is something to consider if you plan to spend a full day in the sun.

What's Nearby


This beach is positioned on Jamaica's West coast. It is near some interesting sites like Peter Tosh Monument, which is one of the local attractions.

If you want to combine a little culture with your trip to the beach, you may want to consider visiting Jamaica Fun Farm. This museum is located a little ways away, but can be reached in the car, and might make a nice break from the midday sun.

If you're looking for other nearby attractions or activity options, you'll find the closest ones in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Belmont Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Peter Tosh Monument Monument 0.6 N Jamaica
Abeokuta Paradise Nature Park Park 5.9 NNW Jamaica
Bamboo Alley Scenic Trail 12.8 E Jamaica
Jamaica Fun Farm Museum 18.3 E Jamaica
Appleton Estate Rum Distillery Distillery 19.9 E Jamaica

Cities and Towns

The nearest region of Jamaica to Belmont Beach is Belmont. This destination is only a few hundred yards from the coast, so it is a good option even if you are somewhat strapped for time. This part of Jamaica is an interesting area that brings together the quietude of the Caribbean and the urbanization of city life.


How many other people you encounter at Belmont Beach will be influenced by everything from the time of day to the capacity of nearby hotels. The area is not home to many major hotels, but it can attract guests staying at some of the smaller accommodations in the area.

Though vacationers won't find very many places to stay in the area, those accommodations closest to Belmont Beach are shown in the table below.

Accommodations near Belmont Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Horizon Cottages -- -- Cottages
Sandals Whitehouse 3.7 mi. SE Resort
South Sea View Guest House 7.2 mi. SE Guest house
Hotel Commingle 8.3 mi. NW Hotel


There aren't any restaurants close to this location, so you might want to plan a picnic for your day in the sun.

Other Beaches

Visitors in search of the perfect beach will have plenty of other choices in Jamaica besides Belmont Beach.

If the vibrant atmosphere of Belmont Beach is what you're looking for, consider also visiting Bluefields Beach, another destination with a good amount of excitement. It is located a mile and a half to the north. If it's a bit of peace and quiet you're after, Whitehouse Beach is a beach secluded from lots of tourists and buildings. You'll find it a short taxi ride away.

Another option worth considering is Crab Pond Bay, which is located four miles away.

Jamaica has a lot to offer its visitors, but Belmont Beach is both a relaxing, sunny hangout and a stunning natural feature.


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