Golden Grove Beach

In the parish of Golden Grove is a quiet beach of the same name. Not very well known amongst tourists, Golden Grove is a great place to find tranquility on an island of overcrowded beaches.

Set on the eastern part of Saint Mary Parish, 1.4 miles east-southeast of Iter Boreale, Golden Grove Beach is on the East coast of Jamaica. You should think about stopping by regardless of whether you are staying particularly close by. This beach is not just beautiful, it also has a private beach feel——a unique quailty in a touristy place like Jamaica. While Golden Grove Beach might be a little harder to reach, it allows travelers to truly relax and claim their own space on the beach.

How to Access The Beach
Just off A4 is a narrow dirt road that leads to Golden Grove Beach.

Amenities and Ambiance

Surrounded by some of Jamaica's green flat lands, Golden Grove Beach features tan sand and deep blue waters.

Unfortunately, public restrooms aren't available, so those of you traveling with small children may want to consider another spot.

Golden Grove Beach brings guests an angelic and relaxing escape, especially since the location that surrounds the beach is far from urbanized.

What's Nearby


Travelers will find Golden Grove Beach on Jamaica's East coast. It is close to Brimmer Hall Estate, which is located 12 miles away, and it is among the attractions in the area.

If you're interested in combining a cultural experience with your visit to the beach, you might want to consider visiting Bob Marley Museum. 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.

There are options for close-by activities so you won't run out of ways to stay busy. The attractions nearest to this beach are listed in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Golden Grove Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Brimmer Hall Estate Historical Site 11.9 WNW Jamaica
Firefly Museum 14.3 NW Jamaica
Galina Lighthouse Lighthouse 14.8 NW Jamaica
Constant Spring Golf Club Golf Course 15.2 S Jamaica
Christelle's Gaming Gambling Arcade 15.6 S Jamaica

Cities and Towns

The closest section in Jamaica to Golden Grove Beach is Iter Boreale. This destination is just a mile and a half from the shore, which means it doesn't have to be a terribly lengthy excursion. This section of Jamaica is noted for its balance between seclusion and urbanization.


Whether or not you encounter a lot of other visitors will depend on many factors, including the capacity of nearby hotels. There aren't many major hotels nearby, but you may encounter guests staying at the few small lodgings in the area.


You might not find any places to eat in the vicinity of this shore, so you may choose to plan a picnic if you want to fully enjoy your day in the sun.

Other Beaches

There are plenty of beautiful beach locations to choose from in Jamaica, so if Golden Grove Beach doesn't suit you, you can still find a great spot.

If you like the ambiance at this beach, you might also like Buff Bay, located a quick car or cab ride away. If you're on the lookout for more active and social, you might find that Palmetto Bay is just right. It's found a mile and a half to the east.

You may also enjoy Annotto Bay, which is located three and a half miles away.

Of course, there is much more to do besides lounge on the sand in Jamaica, but Golden Grove Beach is both a refreshing place to relax, and a beautiful natural attraction.


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