What's Near Richmond Hill

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Nearby Beaches

Doctor's Cave Beach

Some of the best sights to see in this region are stretched along the coast. You should be able to have your pick of nearby beaches.

Each place along the coast has its own distinguishing features that have the potential to affect your visit. These choices are each worth investigating. Click the names below to see more details:

Beaches Near Richmond Hill
Beach Distance Direction Location
Dump-Up Beach and Events Park 0.6 W Downtown Montego Bay
Walter Fletcher Beach 0.8 W Montego Bay
Belvedere Beach 0.9 WNW Montego Bay
Doctor's Cave Beach 1.1 NW Montego Bay
Cornwall Beach 1.1 NW Montego Bay
Montego Beach 1.3 NNW Montego Bay
Dead End Beach 1.5 NNW Montego Bay
Bucaneer Beach 1.8 N Montego Bay
Mahee Bay Beach 3.6 NE 3.6 mi. Northeast of Montego Bay
Great River Bay 4.9 WSW Great River Bay

The most convenient option is Dump-Up Beach and Events Park. Keep in mind that this beach is a reasonable distance off, so your party won't have to go far to enjoy it. 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.

Nearby Areas

Visiting the town or local neighborhood nearest to your B & B can help diversify your itinerary, no matter if it's for a quick family outing, or sampling authentic cuisine with the locals. Richmond Hill is situated near the heart of Montego Bay.

The table below lists the areas that are closest to Richmond Hill:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
downtown Montego Bay 0.5 WSW
Granville 2.4 SSE
Pitfour 3.2 SSE
Wiltshire 4.3 SSW
Anchovy 4.9 S
Roehamton 5.1 S
Great River Bay 5.2 WSW
Sudbury 5.8 ESE
Johns Hall 5.8 SE

Nearby Attractions

Palace Multiplex

Visitors who want to learn about local culture and have some fun outdoors during their stay in Jamaica will find that Richmond Hill makes the perfect place to start a busy day. In fact, this area has a lot of places for vacationers to explore, including Sam Sharpe Square, Strand Theatre, and Fort Montego. Of the three, the closest is Sam Sharpe Square.

Proving that this site has a great location, there are many more attractions nearby, like those listed in the table below.

Attractions Near Richmond Hill
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Sam Sharpe Square Park 0.4 WSW Downtown Montego Bay
Strand Theatre Movie Theater 0.5 SW Downtown Montego Bay
Fort Montego Historical Site 0.6 W Montego Bay
Palace Multiplex Movie Theater 1.6 S Montego Bay
Fairfield Theatre Movie Theater 1.8 S 2.0 mi. South-Southeast of Montego Bay
Bellefield Great House Historical Site 2.1 SSE 2.4 mi. South-Southeast of Montego Bay
Rockland Bird Feeding Station Zoo 3.8 SSW 3.9 mi. South-Southwest of Montego Bay
Rose Hall Plantation Historical Site 7.0 ENE Rose Hall
Terravale Estate Farm 12.1 S 12.2 mi. South of Montego Bay
Greenwood Great House Historical Site 11.6 E 5.5 mi. West of Falmouth
Barbican Estate Historical Site 12.3 W 12.2 mi. West of Montego Bay
Mayfield Falls Waterfall 13.8 SW 13.8 mi. South West of Montego Bay
Croydon in the Mountains Plantation -- -- 14.3 mi. South of Montego Bay

If you're searching for an interesting place to visit, Fort Montego could be just what the doctor ordered. 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.

Nearby Accommodations

When deciding where to book your stay, it is often smart to learn about nearby lodging options as a means to better understand the area. You'll find plenty of other places to think about nearby, as this portion of Jamaica is home to a wide selection of resort and hotel options. In order to get additional details about the booking options available in the region, see the table below.

Accommodations near Richmond Hill
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Big Apple Hotel 0.3 S Montego Bay, Jamaica
Harbour Way 0.5 WSW Downtown Montego Bay, Jamaica
Blue Harbour Hotel 0.6 WNW Montego Bay, Jamaica
Brandon Hill Guest House 0.6 ESE Montego Bay, Jamaica
Villa Royall 0.7 S Montego Bay, Jamaica
Mirabay Resort 0.7 WNW Montego Bay, Jamaica
Altamont West Hotel 0.8 WNW Montego Bay, Jamaica
Verney's Tropical Resort 0.9 NNW Montego Bay, Jamaica
Gloustershire Hotel 0.9 WNW Montego Bay, Jamaica
Grandiosa Hotel 0.9 NW Montego Bay, Jamaica
 

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