What's Located Around Hotel Riu Montego Bay

The gorgeous beaches in Jamaica are touted by locals as some of the best attractions that you'll find in the region. Luckily, this property is located directly on the waterfront, so you won't have to go far to enjoy the most popular feature in the area.

Nearby Beaches

Naturally, since Hotel Riu Montego Bay is located right on Mahee Bay Beach, spending time at the shore is a popular pastime at this property. Set between two sprawling resorts, you can bet that Mahee Bay Beach sees a good deal of tourism. Still, many agree that the beauty of the beach makes it worth braving the crowd. For guests who are willing to venture off site, the following options each offer something a little different. Click on the names below to learn more:

Beaches Near Riu Montego Bay
Beach Distance Direction Location
Bucaneer Beach 2.8 WSW Montego Bay
Rose Hall Beach Club 3.0 E 6.4 mi. East-Northeast of Montego Bay
Dead End Beach 3.3 WSW Montego Bay
Montego Beach 3.5 SW Montego Bay
Cornwall Beach 3.8 SW Montego Bay
Doctor's Cave Beach 3.9 SW Montego Bay
Belvedere Beach 4.2 SW Montego Bay
Dump-Up Beach and Events Park 4.2 SW Downtown Montego Bay
Walter Fletcher Beach 4.2 SW Montego Bay
Golf Beach 4.2 E 7.5 mi. East-Northeast of Montego Bay

The most obvious one to visit is Bucaneer Beach. Though many believe Bucaneer Beach to be a part of the Bucaneer Beach Resort property, it is in fact a public beach. Stop by for a day of sun bathing or body surfing -- you won't be sorry you did.

Nearby Areas

Visiting areas that are close to your resort can act as a nice day trip, whether it's about trying their underrated nightlife, or learning more about the area's art and history. Hotel Riu Montego Bay is located 3.8 miles northeast of Montego Bay, a city in Jamaica; it is three miles (four and a half kilometers) to the west of Rose Hall.

The areas found closest to Hotel Riu Montego Bay are listed below.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Rose Hall 2.9 E
Montego Bay 3.8 SW
downtown Montego Bay 4.2 SW
Granville 5.3 S
Sudbury 5.7 SE
Pitfour 6.0 S
Spot Valley 6.5 E
Salters Hill 7.0 SSE
Johns Hall 7.3 S
Adelphi 7.7 SE

Nearby Attractions

Rose Hall Plantation

Visitors in need of a fun agenda during their trip to Jamaica will quickly learn that Hotel Riu Montego Bay is in a great location for being active. You will find that this area has countless opportunities for exploration, including Sam Sharpe Square, Strand Theatre, and Fort Montego. 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 shown in the table below.

Attractions Near Riu Montego Bay
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Sam Sharpe Square Park 4.2 SW Downtown Montego Bay
Strand Theatre Movie Theater 4.3 SW Downtown Montego Bay
Fort Montego Historical Site 4.1 SW Montego Bay
Palace Multiplex Movie Theater 5.3 SW Montego Bay
Bellefield Great House Historical Site 5.2 SSW 2.4 mi. South-Southeast of Montego Bay
Rockland Bird Feeding Station Zoo 7.6 SW 3.9 mi. South-Southwest of Montego Bay
Rose Hall Plantation Historical Site 4.0 E Rose Hall
Greenwood Great House Historical Site 9.1 E 5.5 mi. West of Falmouth
Albert George Market Historical Site 14.6 E Falmouth
Davidson House Historical Site -- -- Falmouth
Falmouth Court House Historical Site -- -- Falmouth
Good Hope Great House Historical Site -- -- Falmouth
Martha Brae Waterwheel Historical Site -- -- Falmouth
Old Baptist Manse Historical Site -- -- Falmouth
Phoenix Foundry Historical Site -- -- Falmouth
St. Peter's Anglican Church Historical Site -- -- Falmouth
Tharp House Historical Site -- -- Falmouth
Outameni Theme Park Museum 14.8 E Falmouth

If you're on the lookout 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

Getting info about nearby lodging possibilities is oftentimes a great way to get a feel for the area. You will find plenty of additional properties to consider before making a decision, as this part of Jamaica plays host to an exceptional selection of resorts and hotels to choose from. To get additional information on booking options available in the region, see the following table.

Accommodations near Riu Montego Bay
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Sandals Royal Caribbean 0.0 SE 2.9 mi. West of Rose Hall, Jamaica
Cariblue Beach Hotel and Scuba Diving Resort -- -- 3.1 mi. West of Rose Hall, Jamaica
Coyaba Beach Resort & Club 0.5 E 2.4 mi. West of Rose Hall, Jamaica
Ocean View Villa -- -- 2.7 mi. West-Southwest of Rose Hall, Jamaica
Sandals Montego Bay 1.7 WSW 2.3 mi. North-Northeast of Montego Bay, Jamaica
Tropical Court Hotel 2.5 SW Montego Bay, Jamaica
Relax Resort 2.7 SW Montego Bay, Jamaica
Executive Inn 3.1 SW Montego Bay, Jamaica
Buccaneer Beach Hotel 3.4 SW Montego Bay, Jamaica
Verney's Tropical Resort 3.5 SW Montego Bay, Jamaica
 

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