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

Fort Montego is located in Montego Bay, ensuring those visiting this part of Jamaica will have the benefit of easy access to this historic attraction for the duration of their trip. If you wish to find a place near Fort Montego, you'll enjoy a reasonable number of hotel rooms in the neighborhood.

Hotels near Fort Montego
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Altamont West Hotel Hotel 0.2 mi. (0.9 km) NW
El Greco Resort Hotel 0.5 mi. (1.1 km) N
Doctor's Cave Beach Hotel Resort 0.5 mi. (1.2 km) NNW
Caribic House Guest house 0.5 mi. (1.2 km) NNW
Deja Resort Resort 0.6 mi. (1.3 km) N
Richmond Hill B & B 0.6 mi. (0.4 km) E
S Hotel Jamaica Resort 0.7 mi. (1.3 km) N

Location and What's Nearby

This is a good area to be in for visitors of this historical site, because there is a numerous supply of local restaurants within traveling distance. The nearest restaurant is MoBay Proper, which serves Jamaican dishes. The restaurant is maybe about about a hundred yards from this landmark, so grab a table and peruse the menu. Margaritaville Montego Bay and KFC Harbour Street are some more nearby lunch and dinner possibilities. At KFC Harbour Street you and your group will want to test out American fare and enjoy the culture of Jamaica.



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

Contact Information

Location: Montego Bay, Jamaica


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