New Hope South Beach

If you're traveling along Jamaica's south coast, make a stop at New Hope South Beach. The beach is not very crowded, and the waters are so bright blue that you won't want to miss the view.

Set on the western outskirts of Westmoreland Parish, 2.4 miles east-southeast of Revival, New Hope South Beach is on the West coast of Jamaica. You should think about stopping by even if you aren't staying in the immediate vicinity. Those planning on making a stop at this beach can make the most of their relaxation time without having to wander too far from civilization.

How to Access The Beach

To the northwest of the Jamwest Speedway is where New Hope South Beach is located. A dirt road through some trees leads directly to the sand.

Amenities and Ambiance

New Hope South Beach is lined with trees, especially to the east where the trees are thicker and closer together than the rest of the beach. The sands are soft and white, and lead to crystalline waters.

Please note that public restrooms are not available, so if you're visiting with small children you might want to consider a different location.

What's Nearby


You'll find this beach on Jamaica's West coast. It is near Negril Hills Golf Club, which is a brief cab ride's distance, and it is one of the attractions in the area.

If you want to mix a little culture with your trip to the beach, you should plan a trip to Hanover Museum. This museum is located 17 miles away, so it would be an easy side trip to take after some time in the sun.

If you're looking for plenty of activities to keep you or your family busy, this beach isn't far from any of the items in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near New Hope South Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Negril Hills Golf Club Golf Course 5.4 NW Jamaica
Negril Watershed Protection Area Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 6.7 WNW Jamaica
Negril Lighthouse Lighthouse 6.8 W Jamaica
Z Images Art Gallery Art Gallery 7.0 NW Jamaica
Jungle Negril Slot Machine Arcade 7.2 NW Jamaica

Cities and Towns

The nearby town of Negril is noted for its balance between seclusion and urbanization. From the shore, Negril is found maybe six and a half miles (11 kilometers) away.


Whether or not you encounter a lot of other visitors will depend on many factors, including the capacity of nearby hotels. This beach is not near many large hotels, but you may meet guests staying at smaller lodgings in the area.

Because the beach is located in a pretty popular vacation destination, it is not typically that difficult to find the kind of hotel you're looking for nearby. If you and your party are looking to get a place that's near the beach, the table that follows shows the closest accommodation options to New Hope South Beach.

Accommodations near New Hope South Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Westender Inn 4.6 W Hotel
Villa La Cage 6.7 WNW Motel
Lighthouse Inn Two 6.8 WNW Hotel


Though this coastal destination is not exactly the area's culinary epicenter, you can still satisfy your hunger, especially if you're prepared to drive or bike a few miles. One of the nearest restaurants is Coral Cove Restaurant, which is not far off the beach at all.

A list of nearby restaurants is shown in the following table.

Restaurants near New Hope South Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Distance Direction Island
Coral Cove Restaurant (876) 412-6914 Jamaican 1.0 mi. W Jamaica

Other Beaches

Vacationers looking for a beach that's right for them will have plenty of other choices in Jamaica besides New Hope South Beach.

If the active mood at New Hope South Beach is what you're looking for, you'll want to consider heading to Ferris Cross Beach, another destination with a good amount of excitement. It is located 11 and a half miles to the east. If you were hoping to find a tranquil beach scene with few crowds, you might enjoy Seven Mile Beach. You'll find it within cab range of the beach.

Another option worth considering is Bloody Bay, located just a cab ride away.

While the area offers plenty of picturesque views and exciting attractions, a trip to New Hope South Beach could end up a family favorite.


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