St Bran's Burg Beach

Just outside of the popular resort town of Montego Bay is St. Bran's Burg. This town catches an overspill of tourists looking for a quieter place to spend their vacation, and many turn to St. Bran's Burg Beach for a less crowded beach.

Situated in the vicinity of Montego Bay, 1.9 miles north-northwest of Spot Valley, St Bran's Burg Beach is on the North West coast of Jamaica. You should think about stopping by even if you are not staying nearby. The beaches in Jamaica aren't usually known for their peace and quiet, but St Bran's Burg Beach is a little bit further from the crowds, making it a good choice for travelers who'd like a less hectic scene, but one that's not completely empty.

Amenities and Ambiance

St. Bran's Burg Beach enjoys powder white sand along with deep blue waters. The surf can be choppy at times, but experienced swimmers should have no trouble navigating the waters along this shore.

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


Set on Jamaica's North West coast; the area is home to other attractions such as Cinnamon Hill Course, which is a mile to the west.

If you want to mix a little culture with your trip to the beach, you should consider a trip to Outameni Theme Park, one of the closest museums, and might make a nice break from the midday sun.

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

Activities and Attractions Near St Bran's Burg Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Cinnamon Hill Course Golf Course 1.0 mi. W Jamaica
Rose Hall Plantation Historical Site 1.6 mi. W Jamaica
Montego Bay Convention Centre Convention, Conference and Meeting Space Center 1.7 mi. W Jamaica
White Witch Course Golf Course 2.0 mi. WSW Jamaica
Spot Valley Raceway Auto Racetracks 2.3 mi. S Jamaica
Half Moon Golf Club Convention, Conference and Meeting Space Center 2.5 mi. W Jamaica
Half Moon Golf Course Golf Course 2.8 mi. W Jamaica
Greenwood Great House Historical Site 3.6 mi. ESE Jamaica
Holiday Inn Sunspree Casino Slot Machine Arcade 4.1 mi. W Jamaica
RIU Montego Bay Game Room Slot Machine Arcade 5.6 mi. W Jamaica
Bellefield Great House Historical Site 8.8 mi. SW Jamaica
Gallery of West Indian Art Art Gallery 8.8 mi. SW Jamaica

Cities and Towns

St Bran's Burg Beach visitors hoping to find additional places to explore should think about heading to Montego Bay, since it's nearby and is an active, busy area. From St Bran's Burg Beach, Montego Bay is found maybe eight and a half miles (14 kilometers) away.


The number of other vacationers sharing this coastline can vary widely, depending on everything from the time of day to how many hotel rooms have been booked nearby. Typically, you can expect to encounter quite a few other guests who are staying close by.

Travelers looking for a hotel room not far from the beach shouldn't find it very tough, as there are plenty of hotels to pick from in the area. You can find the closest and most convenient lodging options by perusing those shown in the table below.

Accommodations near St Bran's Burg Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Iberostar Rose Hall Beach 0.3 mi. W Resort
Sea Castles Beach Condos 1.0 mi. W Resort
Hilton Rose Hall Resort & Spa 1.0 mi. W Resort
Dunn's Villa Resort 1.6 mi. SSW Resort
Iberostar Grand Hotel Rose Hall 1.8 mi. E Resort
Iberostar Rose Hall Suites 1.8 mi. E Resort
The Palmyra Resort and Spa 2.2 mi. W Resort
Hyatt Zilara 2.5 mi. W Resort
Hyatt Ziva Rose Hall 2.6 mi. W Resort
Half Moon Royal Villas 2.9 mi. W Resort


Because restaurants near the beach catch the freshest seafood and the balmiest breezes, don't miss your chance to dine at a nearby restaurant, where you'll be able to dive into Jamaica's specialty dishes, without straying too far from your current location. One of the closest places to eat is Three Palms Restaurant. This restaurant offers both International and Mediterranean dishes on the menu. You could take a cab or probably walk to this restaurant as it's just a short distance away.

The following table lists restaurants closest to this beach.

Restaurants near St Bran's Burg Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Three Palms Restaurant (876) 953-2650 International, Mediterranean Fine Dining 1.0 mi. W
Fresh (876) 953-2650 International Informal 1.0 mi. W
Luna Di Mare (876) 953-2650 Italian Fine Dining 1.0 mi. W
Mangoes (876) 917-9817 International Very Casual 1.0 mi. W
Seaside Bar & Grille (876) 953-2650 Caribbean Very Casual 1.0 mi. W
Chill Out Hut (876) 953-1666 Jamaican Very Casual -- --
Cafe Palmyra (876) 632-8000 International Informal 2.2 mi. W
Coco Grove Bar & Grill (876) 632-8000 Eclectic Very Casual 2.2 mi. W
Eve's Table (876) 632-800 International Informal 2.2 mi. W
Petit Pariz (876) 953-2800 French Fine Dining 2.5 mi. W
Silhouettez (876) 953-2800 International Informal 2.5 mi. W
Barefoot Jerkz (876) 953-2800 Jamaican Very Casual 2.6 mi. W

Other Beaches

St Bran's Burg Beach is just one of many beaches you can visit in Jamaica.

You might also want to visit Golf Beach, located within a short distance.

Of course, Jamaica has hundreds of natural wonders to discover, but St Bran's Burg Beach is both a beautiful natural attraction, and a fun hangout spot.


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