Innis Bay Beach

This beach is not swanky but it is charming and you'll love this local feel of Jamaica.

Located on the southeastern outskirts of Long Road, Innis Bay Beach is on the East coast of Jamaica. You might want whether or not you are staying in the immediate vicinity. Innis Bay Beach may be one of the few active beaches in Jamaica that's never really too crowded. If you're not fond of the atmosphere and empty, quiet beaches, but don't want to compete with other beachgoers for a spot, Innis Bay Beach offers a good middle ground.

Amenities and Ambiance

A secluded beach with more locals than travelers afoot, you'll catch local fishermen playing dominoes around sunset, after the day's work is done.

Unfortunately, restrooms will not be available here, so if you're visiting with small children you might want to consider a different location.

Innis Bay Beach offers those who visit a quiet and serene enclave, in part because the region surrounding the beach is far from urbanized.

What's Nearby


Beachgoers will find Innis Bay Beach on Jamaica's East coast. It's located near Old Pera Windmill, which is reachable in a taxi, and it is among the local attractions.

Beaches are one type of attraction you can visit, but there will be more options available in Jamaica. The following table contains attractions that are the closest.

Activities and Attractions Near Innis Bay Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Old Pera Windmill Historical Site 10.6 S Jamaica
Folly Ruins Historical Site 15.8 NW Jamaica
Christ Church Historical Site 15.8 NW Jamaica
Folly Lighthouse Lighthouse 16.1 NW Jamaica
Portland Art Gallery Art Gallery 16.5 NW Jamaica

Cities and Towns

The nearest section in Jamaica to Innis Bay Beach is Long Road. This destination is only a half mile from the beach, so it doesn't have to be a terribly lengthy excursion. It should be noted that this section of Jamaica isn't a congested area, and it can be an interesting destination for guests hoping to get a taste of the local scene.


Whether or not you encounter a lot of other visitors will vary depending on the time of day, particularly in the high season when hotels overflow with tourists. This spot is not near many large hotels, but it's often visited by guests staying at the few small lodgings in the area.


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

Other Beaches

There are multiple beaches to discover in Jamaica, of course, so Innis Bay Beach is not your only option.

Vacationers may also want to visit Long Bay Beach, located a short taxi ride away.

There's plenty to see and do in Jamaica, and Innis Bay Beach offers just one way to spend time outdoors.


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