What's Near Richmond Hill

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Nearby Beaches

Doctor's Cave Beach

Some visitors' favorite attractions to visit in this region are found along the coast. You should be able to enjoy close proximity to nearby beaches.

Each of the beaches in this region have different personalities, which will undoubtedly affect which one you choose to visit. The choices in the following table are those found nearest to Richmond Hill. Click on the names below to view our detailed article:

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

One of the closest picks is Dump-Up Beach and Events Park. Since this beach is a reasonable distance away, your group won't have to journey 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

Travelers who are hesitant to book their accommodations before learning about the surrounding area's offerings may want to know how far the closest town or city is from their location. Richmond Hill is located in the heart of Montego Bay.

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of 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

Richmond Hill serves as a wonderful locale for active travelers. There are an abundance of activities to be found when exploring near this lodging. In fact, this area has countless opportunities for exploration, including Sam Sharpe Square, Strand Theatre, and Fort Montego. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Sam Sharpe Square.

There are plenty of other attractions to keep all kinds of travelers happy; find them 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 a chance to see something a little different, 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

Finding info about nearby hotel booking possibilities is often a good means of getting a better feel for the surrounding area. You will find plenty of other places to look at before reaching a decision, as this part of Jamaica offers vacationers an excellent range of resort and hotel options. To find more information about lodging options available nearby, 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
Grandiosa Hotel 0.9 NW Montego Bay, Jamaica
El Greco Resort 0.9 NW Montego Bay, Jamaica

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