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 in Hanover Parish, 1.2 miles west of Green Island, Green Island East Beach is on the West coast of Jamaica. You might want whether or not you are staying in the vicinity. This beach is not just beautiful, it also has a private beach feel——a unique quailty in a touristy place like Jamaica. While Green Island East Beach may be a little more difficult to reach, it allows you to relax without being bothered by the noise of the crowds.

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, but you may be able to find facilities at a nearby business.

If you like shores which grant a tranquil experience, then a good choice for you is Green Island East Beach; it is tucked away within a more natural area of the region.

What's Nearby


Travelers will find Green Island East Beach on the West coast of Jamaica; it will be near other attractions like RIU Tropical Bay Game Room, which is four and a half miles to the south west of this spot.

If you want to mix a cultural experience with your visit to the beach, you may want to consider visiting Hanover Museum, a lovely museum found eight and a half miles to the east-northeast, giving you a chance to see, and learn about, even more of the area.

With a selection of nearby activities, you'll never run out of ways to stay busy. The attractions closest to this beach are listed 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
Maximum Art Gallery Art Gallery 6.8 SSW Jamaica
Jungle Negril Slot Machine Arcade 7.6 SSW Jamaica
Negril Hills Golf Club Golf Course 8.4 S Jamaica
Hanover Museum Museum 8.6 ENE Jamaica

Cities and Towns

The town of Negril is close-by and is noted for its balance between seclusion and urbanization. From the coast, Negril is about nine miles (15 kilometers) away.


The popularity of this spot on any given day can vary, depending on when you visit, and how many hotel rooms have been booked nearby. There aren't many major hotels nearby, but you may meet guests staying at smaller accommodations in the area.

Because the beach is situated in a pretty touristed area, it is not usually much of a challenge to find the type of hotel you're looking for nearby. For visitors wanting to get a place that's on or near the water, the table below lists the closest accommodation 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
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
Hedonism II 5.2 mi. SW Resort
Sandals Negril 5.3 mi. SW Resort
Point Village Resort 5.3 mi. SW Resort
Azul Sensatori Jamaica 5.5 mi. SW Resort


When lunchtime rolls around and you start getting hungry, the area around this beach has plenty to offer, and you don't have to go far from the shore. Armani's Restaurant & Bar is one of the closest eateries.

Restaurants closest to this beach are listed below.

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
Palm Breeze Bar & Grill -- International, Jamaican -- 4.5 mi. SW
Don Fresh Lobsters (876) 407-2434 Caribbean Very Casual 4.7 mi. SW
Otaheite (876) 957-5960 Caribbean, Jamaican Fine Dining 4.8 mi. SW
Beach Grill & Heliconia (876) 957-5960 Jamaican, Mediterranean Informal 4.8 mi. SW
Cassava Terrace (876) 957-5960 International, Jamaican Informal 4.8 mi. SW
Lychee (876) 957-5960 Asian Informal 4.8 mi. SW

Other Beaches

Jamaica has several beautiful beaches, and Green Island East Beach is just one option.

You might also enjoy Rhodes Hall Beach, located only a short distance away. But, if you're interested in a more active beach, you might find that Green Island North Beach is just right. It's found a mile and a half to the northeast.

Another sun-drenched spot to consider is Bloody Bay, located five miles to the south west.

Green Island East Beach could be the ideal stretch of sand, but it is possible that it may not be the best choice for your family; if so, there are other beaches and natural attractions in Jamaica you might like.


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