Map of Beaches in Montego Bay

1 | Mahee Bay Beach

Set between two sprawling resorts, you can bet that Mahee Bay Beach sees a good deal of tourism. Still, many agree that the beauty of the beach makes it worth braving the crowd.

The center of Montego Bay is three and a half miles (six kilometers) to the south west of this beach.

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1 | Bucaneer Beach

Though many believe Bucaneer Beach to be a part of the Bucaneer Beach Resort property, it is in fact a public beach. Stop by for a day of sun bathing or body surfing -- you won't be sorry you did.

This beach is on the northern outskirts of Montego Bay, a short distance away to the north of Montego Bay.

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1 | Montego Beach

Situated in the popular resort area of Montego Bay is Montego Beach. There is no better way to spend a vacation day than on one of Jamaica's beautiful beaches, and Montego Beach is one of the best.

Head 1.1 miles (1.8 km) to the north-northwest from Montego Bay to get to this beach.

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2 | Dead End Beach

Many people find laying back and watching airplanes fly overhead to be an awe inspiring and even relaxing experience. At Dead End Beach, not only will you get to spend your day sun bathing and swimming, but the beach is located so near the airport that you can watch as countless planes land nearby.

From Montego Beach, go a few hundred yards (a quarter kilometer) to the north-northeast to find this beach.

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1 | Doctor's Cave Beach

Doctor's Cave beach is rich in history and was first open in 1906. Dr. Alexander James McCatty donated this small stretch of sand, which could only be only accessed through a cave, hence the beach's name.

This beach is located near the middle of Montego Bay, 0.8 miles (1.3 km) northwest of Montego Bay.

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2 | Cornwall Beach

Visit Cornwall beach any day of the week between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.

Situated toward the middle of Montego Bay, this beach is located a couple hundred yards (a few hundred meters) from Doctor's Cave Beach.

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1 | Belvedere Beach

Belvedere Beach is one of three side-by-side crescents of oceanfront property along the northwest coast of Jamaica. Backing the beach is a resort of the same name, which feeds many of the beach's visitors, but travelers staying in other areas often make a trip to the beach as well.

Make your way three quarters of a mile (a kilometer) west from the center of Montego Bay to find this beach.

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2 | Walter Fletcher Beach

Walter Flethcher Beach is open daily from 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Found toward the middle of Montego Bay, this beach is located a few hundred yards (a quarter kilometer) from Belvedere Beach.

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3 | Dump-Up Beach and Events Park

Back in the 1970s, the part of Montego Bay in which this beach is located was not very well taken care of, and locals called it "dumped upon." Then, the Jamaican government stepped in, hoping to revitalize the area. So was born Dump-Up Beach.

This beach is in downtown Montego Bay, a few hundred yards (a quarter kilometer) from Walter Fletcher Beach.

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This interactive map depicts the location of 9 beaches in Montego Bay.

To find more information about individual places shown on the map, or to zoom to a better view of a specific location, click on the colored pins that interest you. A second option is to interact with the map by using the following table. Pick a place that interests you, and click on the colored pin shown in the left column, or click on the Area/Vicinity noted in the final column.

Points of Interest Near Montego Bay
Click to Show Name (Click to Read Article) Area/Vicinity (Click to Show on Map)
Belvedere Beach 0.7 mi. Northwest of Downtown Montego Bay
Bucaneer Beach 1.7 mi. North of Central Montego Bay
Cornwall Beach 1.1 mi. North-Northwest of Downtown Montego Bay
Dead End Beach 1.6 mi. North of Downtown Montego Bay
Doctor's Cave Beach 1.0 mi. North-Northwest of Downtown Montego Bay
Dump-Up Beach and Events Park Downtown Montego Bay
Mahee Bay Beach 3.6 mi. Northeast of Central Montego Bay
Montego Beach 1.4 mi. North of Downtown Montego Bay
Walter Fletcher Beach 0.5 mi. Northwest of Downtown Montego Bay

 

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