Green Island East Beach

This is a long beach on a deep and beautiful cove in Jamaica's northwest coast. Trees pepper the beach and provide shade for visitors.

Set toward the western outskirts of Hanover Parish, 1.2 miles west of Green Island, Green Island East Beach is on the West coast of Jamaica. You might want to drop by even if you aren't staying very close. If you're looking for a quiet part of the coast, away from crowded tourist attractions, you might want to plan a visit to Green Island East Beach.

Amenities and Ambiance

While not completely isolated, its definitely not a developed and pristine beach. If you walk to the eastern cape of the bay, you'll find a sandbar.

Keep in mind that restrooms won't be found on-site, so those of you traveling with small children may want to consider another spot.

Green Island East Beach brings visitors a calm and tranquil haven, as the surrounding area is more rural than urban.

What's Nearby


This pleasant stretch of sand known as Green Island East Beach is on Jamaica's West coast. It is near some interesting sites like RIU Tropical Bay Game Room, which is seen four and a half miles away, and it is one of a few local attractions.

If you're interested in combining a little culture with your trip to the beach, you might want to consider visiting Hanover Museum. This museum is located eight and a half miles away, giving beachgoers the chance to escape that hot midday sunshine.

If a visit to the Green Island East Beach isn't enough to keep you busy all afternoon, the beach is located near the attractions in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Green Island East Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
RIU Tropical Bay Game Room Slot Machine Arcade 4.6 SW Jamaica
Hedonism II Casino Slot Machine Arcade 5.2 SW Jamaica
Kool Runnings Waterpark Amusement/Theme Park 5.5 SW Jamaica
Maximum Art Gallery Art Gallery 6.8 SSW Jamaica
Jungle Negril Slot Machine Arcade 7.6 SSW Jamaica

Cities and Towns

Green Island East Beach is close to Negril, so travelers staying in town won't have far to go. Nearby, you'll find the city of Negril, which is an interesting area that brings together the quietude of the Caribbean and the urbanization of city life. From the coast, Negril isn't out of reach at nine miles (15 kilometers) away.


Whether this spot is full of bodies or practically empty will be influenced by everything from the time of day to the capacity of nearby hotels. This spot is not near many large hotels, but you may encounter guests staying at some of the area's smaller options.

Because this beach is situated in a relatively touristed area, it shouldn't be very difficult to find the kind of hotel you're looking for close-by. For vacationers looking to get a place that's near the ocean, the table below shows the closest options to Green Island East Beach.

Accommodations near Green Island East Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Palm Tree Guest House -- -- Hotel
Rhodes Resort 1.4 mi. SW Resort
Breezes Negril Resort 4.3 mi. SW Resort
Sunset at the Palms Negril 4.4 mi. SW Resort
Riu Tropical Bay 4.6 mi. SW Resort
Riu Negril Club All Inclusive 4.7 mi. SW Resort
Couples Negril 4.8 mi. SW Resort
Grand Lido Negril Resort & Spa 5.1 mi. SW Resort
Hedonism II 5.2 mi. SW Resort
Sandals Negril 5.3 mi. SW Resort


Although this location isn't located in the culinary epicenter of the area, you can still satisfy your hunger, particularly if you are willing to drive a bit. One of the nearest restaurants is Armani's Restaurant & Bar, which is a delicious choice during or after a day at the beach.

The table below lists restaurants closest to this beach.

Restaurants near Green Island East Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Armani's Restaurant & Bar (876) 956-9116 -- -- 0.8 mi. E
Bayview Restaurant And Lounge (876) 957-6422 International, Jamaican Informal 1.3 mi. SW
Sunset At The Palms Resort Bar & Grill -- International, Jamaican -- 4.5 mi. SW
Don Fresh Lobsters (876) 407-2434 Caribbean Very Casual 4.7 mi. SW

Other Beaches

Vacationers who are looking for the ideal beach will have other options if Green Island East Beach doesn't suit their tastes.

You might also enjoy Rhodes Hall Beach, located within a mile or so. If you're on the lookout for more active and social, you might like Green Island North Beach. It's found a mile and a half to the northeast.

Another sun-drenched spot to consider is Bloody Bay, located not too far away, so a quick ride in a taxi is an easy option.

Maybe Green Island East Beach is a perfect spot for you to kick back, and at the same time perhaps not the the ideal fit; if so, there are other beaches and natural attractions in Jamaica you might like.


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