What's Located Around Richmond Hill

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Nearby Beaches

Doctor's Cave Beach

Among the most anticipated places to visit in this region are the diverse beaches. You should be able to enjoy benefit of some nearby.

It's good to know something about the characteristics of various locations along the coastal of Jamaica, since they might be exactly suited to your style of travel; then again, some may not be as pleasing to you. All of the nearby shorelines in the following table have something unique to offer. Click 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

The most obvious one to visit is Dump-Up Beach and Events Park. Since you can find this beach a half mile from the B & B, your party won't have to travel far to enjoy an endless sparkling backdrop. 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

Vacationers who are interested in finding out more about what's located nearby may be wondering how close (or far) the neighboring town or city is from their location. Richmond Hill is situated near the center of Montego Bay.

The areas found closest to Richmond Hill are listed below.

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 is an excellent place to stay for active tourists. There are an abundance of active pursuits to be discovered when starting at this accommodation. As a matter of fact, this region is simply full of places for travelers to explore, such as Sam Sharpe Square, Strand Theatre, and Fort Montego, to name a few. The nearest attraction of the three is Sam Sharpe Square.

When it comes to keeping the whole group smiling, you'll need to explore all your attraction options, 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 looking for a place where you can while away some free time, Fort Montego might be worth a visit. 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 you're choosing a location to stay in, it's often smart to find out about nearby lodging options as a means to get a better feel for the area. Readers can find plenty of additional places to consider prior to making a decision, as this section of Jamaica offers visitors a sweeping selection of resorts and hotels to choose from. Find out more about all the surrounding area's booking possibilities by reading the following table.

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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