Bulls Bay North

In a deep, almost crescent indentation along the north shore of Jamaica is where you'll find Bulls Bay North. The beach serves as a great getaway for a day of lounging in a tropical setting.

Located in Hanover Parish, west of Haughton Gardens, Bulls Bay North is on the West edge of Jamaica. You should think about stopping by whether or not you're staying nearby. Travelers who make a stop at this beach can make the most of their relaxation time without missing the chance to do a little people watching.

How to Access The Beach
Bulls Bay North can be found just off Norman Manley Boulevard, around the bend north of Bulls Bay. Parking can be done on a dirt area right before the beach.

Amenities and Ambiance

Dark tan sands cover the shores of Bulls Bay North. The waters that rush in are a beautiful topaz, and range between flat enough for snorkeling to strong enough for body surfing.

Please note that public restrooms are not available, which is something to consider if you plan to spend a full day in the sun.

If you usually favor shores which provide a peaceful place to escape, then you will want to try Bulls Bay North; it is back within a less urbanized section of Jamaica.

What's Nearby


The beach is wonderful, but the surrounding area has a lot to offer, too. Look for it on Jamaica's West coast. It is near Hanover Museum, which is only a short distance away, so tourists could take a cab or probably walk to this attraction, and it is one of a number of favorite local destinations.

If you're intrigued by Jamaica's history, there are plenty of places where you can learn first-hand about the country's past. For example, you might enjoy a visit to Barbican Estate, which is seven miles away.

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

Activities and Attractions Near Bulls Bay North
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Hanover Museum Museum 2.6 E Jamaica
Dolphin Discovery Zoo 5.2 E Jamaica
Barbican Estate Historical Site 7.1 E Jamaica
Tryall Golf Course Golf Course 10.0 E Jamaica
Negril Hills Golf Club Golf Course 14.3 SSW Jamaica

Cities and Towns

The closest section of Jamaica to Bulls Bay North is Esher. This friendly part of Jamaica is only a half mile from the shore, meaning it doesn't have to be a terribly lengthy excursion. Esher is not lacking in exploration opportunities, yet also not overflowing with buildings.


Whether this spot is full of bodies or practically empty will depend on if you visit during a popular season, which is often indicated by how busy the hotels are. The area does not have very many large hotels, but you may meet guests from some of the smaller accommodations in the area.

Vacationers will find a pretty good selection of resorts and hotels to choose from near Bulls Bay North. The closest of which have been listed in the table below.

Accommodations near Bulls Bay North
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Dream Inn 2.4 E Hotel
Grand Palladium Jamaica Resort and Spa 3.8 E Hotel
Grand Palladium Lady Hamilton Resort & Spa 3.9 E Resort


You might not run into any places to grab a bit to eat close to this shore, so you might want to plan a picnic for your day in the sun.

Other Beaches

Of course, you'll find other beaches besides Bulls Bay North in Jamaica.

Vacationers may also want to visit Bulls Bay Beach, located a quarter mile away.

Jamaica has some unforgettable natural wonders to explore, and Bulls Bay North offers just one way to spend time outdoors.


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