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.

Located toward the outskirts of Montego Bay, three quarters of a mile north of the "downtown" area, Montego Beach is on the North West coast of Jamaica. You might want whether or not you're staying nearby. You may notice that beaches throughout Jamaica tend to be somewhat quiet, but Montego Beach stands out as a pleasant exception to this rule.

How to Access The Beach
Montego Bay is located off Kent Road, just after Sandals Montego Bay and near Sangster International Airport.

Amenities and Ambiance

Taking the shape of a crescent, Montego Beach is edged by a bit of greenery and Kent Rd. Umbrellas dot the white sand, and the water that rolls in softly is a dazzling turquoise.

Keep in mind that restrooms won't be found on-site, which is something to consider if you plan to spend a full day in the sun.

Keep in mind that the area right around Montego Beach is a bustling area, so plan accordingly.

What's Nearby


Visitors will find this beach on Jamaica's North West coast. It is close to Coral Cliff Gaming Lounge, which is located three quarters of a mile away, and it is among the attractions in the area.

If you want to discover more interesting facts about the history of Jamaica, there are nearby attractions where you can learn about their culture and traditions. The nearest historical attraction is Fort Montego, which is a mile to the south.

With the choice of exciting activities nearby, you'll never get bored. The following table contains a list of the closest attractions.

Activities and Attractions Near Montego Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Coral Cliff Gaming Lounge Slot Machine Arcade 0.7 mi. SSW Jamaica
Caribbean Treasures Gaming Lounge Gambling Arcade 0.8 mi. S Jamaica
Fort Montego Historical Site 1.1 mi. S Jamaica
Montego Civic Center Convention, Conference and Meeting Space Center 1.4 mi. S Jamaica
Treasure Hunt Montego Bay Casino 1.8 mi. S Jamaica
Gallery of West Indian Art Art Gallery 3.0 mi. SSE Jamaica
Bellefield Great House Historical Site 3.5 mi. SSE Jamaica
RIU Montego Bay Game Room Slot Machine Arcade 3.5 mi. NE Jamaica
Vegas Gaming Bogue Gambling Arcade 3.7 mi. S Jamaica

Cities and Towns

Montego Beach tourists looking for some additional excitement should consider checking out Montego Bay, which is in the vicinity and is an especially active area of Jamaica. From Montego Beach, Montego Bay is a quick trip away, roughly a mile (a kilometer and a half).


Whether or not you encounter many other people will be influenced by everything from the time of day to the capacity of nearby hotels. You can typically expect to share the sand with more than a few visitors from lodgings in the area.

Visitors looking to find a room near the beach won't find it very difficult, as there are lots of hotels to choose from in the vicinity. You can find the closest and most convenient hotel booking options by looking over what's shown below.

Accommodations near Montego Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Buccaneer Beach Hotel 0.1 mi. NE Hotel
Sandals Carlyle 0.2 mi. S Resort
Tobys Resort 0.2 mi. S Hotel
Hotel Gloriana 0.2 mi. S Hotel
Royal Decameron Montego Beach Hotel 0.3 mi. SSW Resort
Wexford Hotel 0.4 mi. S Hotel
Grandiosa Hotel 0.4 mi. SSE Hotel
Verney's Tropical Resort 0.5 mi. SSE Hotel
Executive Inn 0.5 mi. E Hotel
Casablanca Beach Hotel 0.6 mi. SSW Hotel


When you get hungry for an afternoon snack, this beach has you covered, and you don't have to go far from the shore. Landings Cafe is one of the closest eateries. You and your group can get to this restaurant and start eating in just a few minutes since it's just a little ways away.

The table below lists nearby restaurants.

Restaurants near Montego Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Landings Cafe (876) 971-3753 -- -- 0.1 mi. NE
The Carlyle (876) 952-4140 Eclectic Informal 0.2 mi. S
Rosella’s Restaurant (876) 952-2854 Caribbean, Fusion Informal 0.4 mi. S
Grandiosa Hotel Restaurant (876) 979-3205 -- Informal 0.4 mi. SSE
Groovy Grouper Beach Bar & Grill (876) 952-8287 Jamaican Very Casual 0.5 mi. SSW
Sea View Restaurant and Bar (876) 940-6116 American, Jamaican Informal 0.6 mi. S
Chilitos Mexican Restaurant (876) 952-4615 -- -- 0.6 mi. SSW
The Brewery (876) 940-2433 English, Jamaican Very Casual -- --
Biggs's BBQ (876) 952-9488 American, Jamaican Very Casual 0.7 mi. SSW
Burger King - Gloucester Ave. -- American Very Casual 0.8 mi. SSW
The Pelican (876) 952-3171 Jamaican Informal 0.8 mi. S
The Waterfall Restaurant (876) 952-4420 International, Jamaican Informal 0.8 mi. S

Other Beaches

There are plenty of beautiful beach locations to choose from in Jamaica, so perhaps you can explore more than one.

Vacationers may also want to visit Bucaneer Beach, which is located only a short distance away.

You may find that Montego Beach is a great fit for your vacation, but maybe you want to see more; if so, there are other beaches and natural attractions in Jamaica you might like.


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