Beaches in Montego Bay

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Montego Bay features 15 miles of coastline with the type of beaches you see in magazines along the way.  Many of the beaches are backed by all-inclusive resorts and villas, and are considered to be private properties available only to guests.  There are three public beaches along Gloucester Avenue, but be warned – these beaches are heavily crowded on days when cruise ships are in port. 

Beach Choices In The Area

You'll discover an abundance of beaches to visit in the area. To read a detailed article concerning a specific beach click on the names of the ones you want to know more about.

Doctor's Cave Beach

Montego Beach: Montego Bay is located off Kent Road, just after Sandals Montego Bay and near Sangster International Airport.

A second option for beach-goers to consider is Walter Fletcher Beach. This sandy stretch of paradise is known as one of the most beautiful shorelines on the southern coast of Jamaica with its topaz waters and powder soft ivory sand. The waters are peaceful and dotted with local boats.

Belvedere Beach: Gloucester Avenue runs directly behind Belvedere Beach, and serves as the best route to the beach.

The following table provides some details regarding the beaches located in the area.

Beaches In Montego Bay
Name Location Coast
Belvedere Beach 0.7 mi. Northwest of Downtown Montego Bay North West
Bucaneer Beach 1.7 mi. North of Central Montego Bay North West
Cornwall Beach 1.1 mi. North-Northwest of Downtown Montego Bay North West
Dead End Beach 1.6 mi. North of Downtown Montego Bay North West
Doctor's Cave Beach 1.0 mi. North-Northwest of Downtown Montego Bay North West
Dump-Up Beach and Events Park Downtown Montego Bay North West
Mahee Bay Beach 3.6 mi. Northeast of Central Montego Bay North West
Montego Beach 1.4 mi. North of Downtown Montego Bay North West
Walter Fletcher Beach 0.5 mi. Northwest of Downtown Montego Bay North West

Bear in mind, you will find some other kinds attractions available. If interested, you can get more details about other attractions here.

 

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