Fort Montego

Fort Montego was the first fort built in Jamaica. Unfortunately, there is not much left of it, and if you visit the ruins all you will see is a few cannons and some crumpling walls. However, if you are looking for a nice walk, this is an option.

Staying Close

Those wishing to visit Fort Montego may choose to book their trip in Montego Bay, as those staying in this part of Jamaica will be pleased to have easy site access throughout their trip. There is a sufficient amount of hotels in the neighborhood nearby this facility.

Hotels near Fort Montego
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Blue Harbour Hotel Hotel 0.1 mi. (0.6 km) NE
Altamont West Hotel Hotel 0.2 mi. (0.9 km) NW
Mirabay Resort Resort 0.2 mi. (0.8 km) N
Gloustershire Hotel Hotel 0.3 mi. (1.0 km) NW
Harbour Way Hotel 0.4 mi. (0.8 km) SSE
Coral Cliff Hotel Hotel 0.4 mi. (1.2 km) NW
El Greco Resort Hotel 0.5 mi. (1.1 km) N

Location and What's Nearby

There are many eateries to choose from in the community nearby this historical site. The most convenient place to eat is MoBay Proper, which serves Jamaican food. MoBay Proper is only about about a hundred yards from this site's location, so check it out and dig in! Also near Fort Montego you will find options such as Marguerites Seafood By the Sea and Margaritaville Montego Bay where you and your group should be sure to sample American cuisine and enjoy the Jamaica scene.



There is no cost to visit the ruins of Fort Montego.

Contact Information

Location: Montego Bay, Jamaica


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