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 the heart of Belmont, Belmont Beach is on the West edge of Jamaica. You might want to drop by whether or not you're staying in the immediate vicinity. Although Belmont Beach is not the most hidden spot in Jamaica, it offers just enough privacy to attract families and couples alike.

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.

Keep in mind that restrooms won't be found on-site, but you may be able to find facilities at a nearby business.

What's Nearby


Found on Jamaica's West coast; this area boasts other attractions such as Peter Tosh Monument, which is one of the most conveniently accessible attractions.

If you want to discover more interesting facts about the history of Jamaica, there are nearby attractions where you can learn about their culture and traditions. One of the nearest historical attractions is Barbican Estate, which is 21 and a half miles away.

Being able to choose from some activities besides the beach will ensure you won't run out of ways to stay busy. The following table contains a list of nearby attractions.

Activities and Attractions Near Belmont Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Peter Tosh Monument Monument 0.6 N Jamaica
Abeokuta Paradise Nature Park Park 6.1 N 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 closest area in Jamaica to Belmont Beach is Belmont. This location is just a few hundred yards from the beach, meaning a trip here doesn't have to take all day. This section in Jamaica is not lacking in exploration opportunities, yet also not overflowing with buildings.


The crowdedness of the shoreline can vary widely, depending on when you visit, and how full the nearby hotels are. There are not many major hotels nearby, but you may see guests staying at some of the smaller accommodations in the area.

Though there aren't many places to stay within a several miles, the closest ones are listed in the following table.

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 surrounding this location, so it would be a good idea to plan a picnic if you want to fully enjoy your day in the sun.

Other Beaches

There are multiple beaches to discover in Jamaica, of course, so Belmont Beach is just one of your options.

If the active mood at Belmont Beach is one of the features you love, think about checking out Bluefields Beach, a beach with a similar ambiance. You'll find it a mile and a half to the north. If you're looking for a more secluded beach experience, Whitehouse Beach may be a good choice. You'll find it a quick car or cab ride away.

Another location you may want to try is Crab Pond Bay, which is located not a great distance away, so a short cab ride is a solid choice.

While Jamaica has many alluring attractions, taking a swim at Belmont Beach is certainly a fun way to enjoy the area's natural attractions.


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