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 coast of Jamaica. You might think about stopping by even if you aren't staying nearby. You will typically find yourself with plenty of room to stretch out, as the beach and its surrounding region is not overly congested.

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, public restrooms aren't available, so those of you traveling with small children may want to consider another spot.

What's Nearby


Beachgoers will find St Bran's Burg Beach on Jamaica's North West coast; the area hosts attractions such as Cinnamon Hill Course, which is one and a quarter miles to the west.

If you want to learn more about the history of Jamaica, there are nearby attractions where you can learn about their culture and traditions. One attraction of this sort is Rose Hall Plantation, which is accessible on foot or in a cab.

If your taste for travel keeps you looking for new activity and attraction options, you'll find the closest ones in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near St Bran's Burg Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Cinnamon Hill Course Golf Course 1.2 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
Treasure Hunt Montego Bay Casino 6.7 mi. W Jamaica
Saba Art Gallery & Frames Art Gallery 7.1 mi. WSW Jamaica
Bellefield Great House Historical Site 8.8 mi. SW Jamaica
Ahhh Ras Natango Gallery Art Gallery 8.9 mi. SW Jamaica

Cities and Towns

St Bran's Burg Beach is very close to Montego Bay, so a trip into the city——for snacks, drinks, and other attractions——is a convenient option. Guests visiting St Bran's Burg Beach who are looking for additional places to explore will want to think about going to Montego Bay, which is close-by and is an active, busy area. From the coast, Montego Bay is found maybe eight and a half miles (14 kilometers) away.


The crowdedness of the shoreline can vary widely, depending on everything from the time the sun sets to how many people have booked nearby hotels. At this beach, you can expect to see a fair amount of visitors from lodgings in the area.

Those looking to find a hotel room close to St Bran's Burg Beach shouldn't find it that tough, as there are lots of accommodations to pick from in the vicinity. You will find the closest booking options by viewing what's 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
Iberostar Grand Hotel Rose Hall 1.8 mi. E Resort
Iberostar Rose Hall Suites 1.8 mi. E Resort
Jewel Grande 2.2 mi. W Resort
Hyatt Zilara 2.5 mi. W Resort
Half Moon Royal Villas 2.9 mi. W Resort
Milbrooks Resort 3.1 mi. W Resort
Emerald View Villas 3.2 mi. E Villa complex


One of the tastiest ways to compliment a balmy beach afternoon is to enjoy a meal at a nearby restaurant, where you can sample the local chefs' favorite dishes, without having to go far. One of the closest restaurants is Mangoes. This restaurant serves delicious International cuisine. They have become well-known, however, because of their hamburgers and salads. You'll have the option of walking or taking a cab since it's only a short distance away.

The table below lists dining options located near this beach.

Restaurants near St Bran's Burg Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Mangoes (876) 917-9817 International Very Casual 1.0 mi. W
Luna di Mare (876) 953-2650 Italian Fine Dining 1.0 mi. W
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
Petit Pariz (876) 953-2800 French Fine Dining 2.5 mi. W
Fuzion (876) 953-2800 Asian Fusion Informal 2.6 mi. W
Chill Out Hut (876) 953-1666 Jamaican Very Casual 3.1 mi. E
Drunken Squid (876) 953-1545 Caribbean Very Casual 3.3 mi. E
Seagrape Terrace Restaurant (876) 953-2211 Jamaican Informal 3.7 mi. W
Il Giardino Restaurant (888) 830-5974 Italian Informal 3.7 mi. W
Father Bull Restaurant (876) 867-9879 Jamaican Very Casual 4.0 mi. E

Other Beaches

Needless to say, there are other beaches in Jamaica besides St Bran's Burg Beach worth visiting.

You may also enjoy Golf Beach, located within a short distance.

There are countless experiences to enjoy in Jamaica, and paying a visit to St Bran's Burg Beach is just one way you can spend your afternoon.


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