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.

Set in the heart of Belmont, Belmont Beach is on the West coast of Jamaica. You should think about stopping by whether or not you're staying in the vicinity. While you wouldn't necessarily call Belmont Beach quiet, there's a lot less commotion than there is at the other, usually busy beaches in Jamaica. So though this is not the most quiet part of Jamaica's coast, this beach will have much less traffic to dodge during, say, a romantic walk along the water.

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


This beach is positioned on Jamaica's West coast. Peter Tosh Monument is one of the popular spots in the area.

To some, museums and beaches may seem an odd combination, but some visitors find that museums like Jamaica Fun Farm (located 18 and a half miles away) offer a fun learning experience and a whole new way to view Jamaica's traditions and culture.

If your taste for travel keeps you looking for new activity and attraction 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 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 destination is just a few hundred yards away, meaning it shouldn't take too long to make a visit. Belmont is a neat region that strikes a balance between island tranquility and urbanization.


How many other people you encounter at Belmont Beach will depend on many factors, including the capacity of nearby hotels. This beach is not near many large hotels, but it's sometimes enjoyed by guests staying at the few small lodgings in the area.

While travelers won't find that many accommodations in the vicinity, those options closest to Belmont Beach can be viewed in the table that follows.

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


You might not run into any places to grab a bit to eat in the vicinity of this shore, so you might want to pack a lunch if you want to fully enjoy your day in the sun.

Other Beaches

Needless to say, there are other beaches in Jamaica besides Belmont Beach worth visiting.

You might also enjoy Bluefields Beach, a popular beach beloved by tourists. It is located a mile and a half to the north. If you're looking for a more secluded beach experience, you might enjoy Whitehouse Beach. It is located a short taxi ride away.

Another location you may want to try is Crab Pond Bay, which is located four miles to the southeast.

Belmont Beach could be the ideal stretch of sand, but it is possible that it may not be the best choice for your family; in which case you should find a beach with a seclusion factor that suits you.


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