Hope Well Beach

Not far behind the backdrop of trees are a few businesses and restaurants, so this beach is not really as secluded as it feels.

Positioned in the northern part of Hopewell, Hope Well Beach is on the North West coast of Jamaica. You might want to drop by whether or not you're staying in the vicinity. Peace and quiet is what you'll find at the majority of Jamaica's beaches, but the ambiance at Hope Well Beach is one of both seclusion and activity; this means you can relax without having to be too far removed from the city's activity.

Amenities and Ambiance

This crescent shaped beach is surrounded by green foliage. It has soft tan sand and crystalline waters.

Unfortunately, restrooms will not be available here, which is something to consider if you're bringing the kids, or plan to spend all day outside.

What's Nearby


Hope Well Beach is always a lovely side-trip when you're in the area. Look for it on Jamaica's North West coast; it's located near attractions like Tryall Golf Course, which is only a short distance away, so some will want to take a cab, while others will find it a nice walk.

If you want to combine some cultural exploration with your trip to the beach, you may want to consider visiting Hanover Museum. This museum is located ten miles to the west, so it could be a welcomed alternative to hot afternoon activities.

If you're looking for other nearby attractions or activity options, the following table shows the closest options.

Activities and Attractions Near Hope Well Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Tryall Golf Course Golf Course 2.8 W Jamaica
Barbican Estate Historical Site 5.7 W Jamaica
Coral Cliff Gaming Lounge Slot Machine Arcade 6.0 ENE Jamaica
Caribbean Treasures Gaming Lounge Gambling Arcade 6.0 E Jamaica
Fort Montego Historical Site 6.1 E Jamaica

Cities and Towns

Hope Well Beach tourists hoping to find other opportunities for exploration might consider making the trip to Montego Bay, since it's in the vicinity and is an especially active area of Jamaica. From the coast, Montego Bay is found maybe six and a half miles (ten and a half kilometers) away.


The popularity of this spot on any given day can vary, depending on time of day, season, and how many people have booked rooms nearby. There are not many major hotels nearby, but it's sometimes enjoyed by guests from some of the smaller accommodations in the area.

Vacationers trying to find a place to stay close to the beach shouldn't find it very difficult, as there are lots of accommodations to pick from in the surrounding area. You'll find the closest, most convenient lodging options by perusing what's listed in the table that follows.

Accommodations near Hope Well Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Chateau Margarita -- -- Hotel
Paradise Clarridge View 4.1 mi. E Guest house
Sunset Beach Resort & Spa 4.7 mi. E Resort
Emerald Escape Beach Resort 4.7 mi. E Resort
Secrets Wild Orchid Montego Bay All Inclusive 4.7 mi. E Resort
Secrets St James Montego Bay 4.8 mi. E Resort
Palm Bay Guest House 6.0 mi. E Guest house
Coral Cliff Hotel 6.0 mi. ENE Hotel
Altamont West Hotel 6.0 mi. E Hotel
Doctor's Cave Beach Hotel 6.1 mi. ENE Resort


One of the tastiest ways to compliment a balmy beach afternoon is to walk to a nearby restaurant, where you can get a taste of the local fare, within just a few miles of this shoreline. One of the closest places to eat is Round Hill Dining Room. This restaurant offers a menu of Caribbean cuisine. When you start to get hungry, you won't need to wait too long to eat since it's only a short distance away.

Nearby restaurant options are listed below.

Restaurants near Hope Well Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Round Hill Dining Room (876) 956-7050 Caribbean Fine Dining 0.4 mi. ENE
Smoked Marlin Restaurant (876) 609-4181 -- -- -- --
Wifey's Pizza (876) 956-5310 Italian -- -- --
Sky Beach Bar and Grill (876) 956-5006 Jamaican Informal 0.7 mi. W
Raldz Internet Cafe (876) 953-5213 -- -- -- --
Robbie Joseph's Seahorse Grill -- Caribbean, International Informal 4.8 mi. E

Other Beaches

Of course, you'll find plenty of other beaches in Jamaica, so perhaps you can explore more than one.

Vacationers may also want to visit Great River Bay, which is located two miles to the east.

While Jamaica has many alluring attractions, Hope Well Beach is both a beautiful natural attraction, and a fun hangout spot.


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