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.

Located in Hopewell, Hope Well Beach is on the North West coast of Jamaica. You might think about stopping by even if you aren't staying very close. At Hope Well Beach, there's a nice balance between seclusion and amenities, which are easily accessed from the urban area nearby.

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

What's Nearby


This spot is on the North West coast of Jamaica. It is close to Tryall Golf Course, which is located three miles away, and it is among the attractions in the vicinity.

If you want to mix culture with your visit to the beach, you should consider a trip to Hanover Museum. This museum is located a relatively brief cab ride away, and might make a nice break from the midday sun.

Being able to choose from some activities besides the beach will ensure you won't run low on things to do. Attractions close to this beach can be found in the following table.

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
Fort Montego Historical Site 6.1 E Jamaica
Montego Civic Center Convention, Conference and Meeting Space Center 6.2 E Jamaica

Cities and Towns

Hope Well Beach is in the Montego Bay area, so touring the city could be a fun side-trip after visiting the beach. Hope Well Beach tourists seeking additional places to explore might consider checking out Montego Bay, which is not far away and is a particularly bustling part of Jamaica. From the coast, Montego Bay is a car ride off, about six and a half miles (ten and a half kilometers) away.


Whether or not you encounter many other people will depend on if you visit during a popular season, which is often indicated by how busy the hotels are. At this beach, you can expect to share the sand with more than a few visitors from lodgings in the area.

Travelers trying to find a place to stay close to the beach shouldn't find it that difficult, as there are lots of hotels and resorts to pick from close-by. Find the closest hotel booking options by perusing those listed in the following table.

Accommodations near Hope Well Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Round Hill Hotel & Villas 0.4 mi. ENE Villa complex
Chateau Margarita 2.7 mi. E Hotel
Tryall Club 2.7 mi. W Villa complex
Breathless Montego Bay Resort & Spa 4.6 mi. E Resort
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
Altamont West Hotel 6.0 mi. E Hotel


If you're on the beach and start to get the munchies, don't worry, there are lots of nearby options when it comes to dining. One of the nearest restaurants is Smoked Marlin Restaurant. This restaurant serves both Caribbean and Jamaican dishes on the menu. You could take a cab or probably walk to this restaurant since it's only a short distance away.

The table below provides a list of nearby restaurants.

Restaurants near Hope Well Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Smoked Marlin Restaurant (876) 609-4181 Caribbean, Jamaican Informal 0.3 mi. WSW
Round Hill Dining Room (876) 956-7050 Caribbean Fine Dining 0.4 mi. ENE
Sky Beach Bar and Grill (876) 956-5006 Jamaican Informal 0.7 mi. W
Robbie Joseph's Seahorse Grill (876) 952-2382 Caribbean, International Informal 4.8 mi. E
Steak House on the Bay (876) 979-8038 American, Caribbean Informal 4.8 mi. E

Other Beaches

Jamaica has many nice beaches, and Hope Well Beach is just one option.

Vacationers may also want to visit Great River Bay, located two miles away.

Perhaps Hope Well Beach is the most convenient coastline for you to visit, but some travelers itch to explore more; in which case you should keep looking for a beach or natural attraction that suits your vacation style.


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