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.

Positioned in the vicinity of Montego Bay, 1.9 miles north-northwest of Spot Valley, St Bran's Burg Beach is on the North West edge of Jamaica. You should consider dropping by whether or not you're staying in the vicinity. St Bran's Burg Beach stands out from other beaches because it's one of the best spots for getting away from vacation stresses, like overly crowded restaurants and attractions. Other nearby beaches in Jamaica may have the same warm sand and calming breezes as St Bran's Burg Beach, but tend to be more crowded since they're located by some of the most popular tourist areas in town.

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.

Please note that public restrooms are not available, which is something to consider if you plan to spend a full day in the sun.

What's Nearby


This beach is positioned on Jamaica's North West coast. Cinnamon Hill Course is only a short distance away, so tourists could take a cab or probably walk to this attraction, and it is one of a few local attractions.

To some, beaches and museums may seem an odd combination, but a quite a few vacationers find that museums like Outameni Theme Park (one of the closest to St Bran's Burg Beach) offer an entertaining diversion and a new way to experience Jamaica's culture.

Beaches are nice for a few hours here and there, but there's plenty else to see during your stay. The table below lists other attractions that are nearby.

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

Guests visiting St Bran's Burg Beach who are hoping to find a little additional excitement should think about heading to Montego Bay, which is close-by and is an area full of activity. From the beach, Montego Bay is found maybe eight and a half miles (14 kilometers) away.


Whether this spot is full of bodies or practically empty will depend on how many hotel guests decide to make the trip as well. At this beach, you can expect to see a fair amount of vacationers who are staying in the area.

Visitors hoping to find a hotel room near the beach will find themselves in luck, as there are plenty of hotels and resorts to pick from in the immediate vicinity. Find the closest booking options by looking over those listed 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
Half Moon Royal Villas 2.9 mi. W Resort
Half Moon Club 3.4 mi. W Resort


If you're feeling hungry for a midday meal, this beach has you covered, so you won't have to wander too far from the sea. One of the nearest restaurants is Three Palms Restaurant. The restaurant offers both International and Mediterranean menu items. You and your group can get to this restaurant and start eating in just a few minutes as it's only a short distance away.

A list of nearby restaurants is shown below.

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

Of course, you'll find other beaches besides St Bran's Burg Beach in Jamaica.

Travelers may also want to consider Golf Beach, located only a short distance away.

There are plenty of natural wonders to behold in Jamaica, and St Bran's Burg Beach offers just one way to spend time outdoors.


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