Rhodes Hall Beach

This small beach rests on Samuel's Bay National Marine Park and is flanked by huge, all inclusive resorts. They sit on the sidelines of the beach itself and don't subtract from its pristine beauty.

Situated in Hanover Parish, 2.4 miles west of Green Island, Rhodes Hall Beach is on the West coast of Jamaica. You should think about stopping by even if you aren't staying in the immediate vicinity. Vacationers who want a somewhat serene and secluded beach, that's also not too far from the town's amenities should pay a visit to Rhodes Hall Beach. It's not one of the beaches that's always brimming with visitors, but it's also not completely secluded.

How to Access The Beach
Anyone seeking to enjoy this hidden spot can purchase a wristband from the front gate anytime before 6:00pm for a small fee. The wrist-band grants unlimited access for the remainder of that day, as well as use of the Rhodes Hall Car Park for convenient parking.

Amenities and Ambiance

Tucked away on a bay and boasting warm waters, white velvet sand and lush foliage in the backdrop, this calm beach is known for its peaceful ambiance.

You will be able to use a public restroom at Rhodes Hall Beach. Shower facilities are available here, so you don't have to go back to your hotel sandy. The water here is clear enough for snorkeling, so bring along some gear if you're looking to see some exciting marine life.

What's Nearby


You'll find this beach on Jamaica's West coast. RIU Tropical Bay Game Room is found three miles away, and it is one of a few the area's interesting attractions.

If you're looking for plenty of activities to keep you or your family busy, the following table shows the closest options.

Activities and Attractions Near Rhodes Hall Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
RIU Tropical Bay Game Room Slot Machine Arcade 3.2 SW Jamaica
Maximum Art Gallery Art Gallery 5.6 SSW Jamaica
Jungle Negril Slot Machine Arcade 6.3 SSW Jamaica
Negril Hills Golf Club Golf Course 7.4 S Jamaica
Z Images Art Gallery Art Gallery 7.6 SSW Jamaica

Cities and Towns

Rhodes Hall Beach is very close to Negril, so you can explore the city as part of your day at the beach. The nearby town of Negril is an area with plenty to do, but yet isn't overcrowded. From Rhodes Hall Beach, Negril is found maybe eight miles (13 kilometers) away.


The popularity of this spot on any given day can vary, it depends mainly on when you visit, and how many people have booked rooms nearby. There are not many large hotels nearby, but you may encounter guests from smaller accommodations in the area.

Since this beach is located in a pretty popular vacation destination, it shouldn't be all that difficult to find a hotel close-by that suits your needs. For those hoping to get a place that's near the beach, the following table shows the accommodations closest to Rhodes Hall Beach.

Accommodations near Rhodes Hall Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Rhodes Resort 0.1 mi. S Resort
Sunset at the Palms Negril 3.1 mi. SW Resort
Riu Tropical Bay 3.2 mi. SW Resort
Riu Negril Club All Inclusive 3.4 mi. SW Resort
Couples Negril 3.5 mi. SW Resort
Hedonism II 3.9 mi. SW Resort
Sandals Negril 3.9 mi. SW Resort
Point Village Resort 4.0 mi. SW Resort
Azul Sensatori Jamaica 4.1 mi. SW Resort
Beaches Sandy Bay 4.2 mi. SW Resort


Don't worry if your stomach starts rumbling while sunbathing at Rhodes Hall Beach; you'll have your pick of different cuisines and dining styles nearby. Bayview Restaurant And Lounge is one of the closest eateries. This restaurant offers both International and Jamaican cuisines. They are also famous for their pizza. You could take a cab or probably walk to this restaurant as it's just a short distance away.

The table below lists nearby dining options.

Restaurants near Rhodes Hall Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Bayview Restaurant And Lounge (876) 957-6422 International, Jamaican Informal 0.1 mi. NNE
Armani's Restaurant & Bar (876) 956-9116 -- -- 2.0 mi. ENE
Palm Breeze Bar & Grill -- International, Jamaican -- 3.1 mi. SW
Don Fresh Lobsters (876) 407-2434 Caribbean Very Casual 3.4 mi. SW
Otaheite (876) 957-5960 Caribbean, Jamaican Fine Dining 3.5 mi. SW
Beach Grill & Heliconia (876) 957-5960 Jamaican, Mediterranean Informal 3.5 mi. SW
Cassava Terrace (876) 957-5960 International, Jamaican Informal 3.5 mi. SW
Lychee (876) 957-5960 Asian Informal 3.5 mi. SW
Office of Nature -- Jamaican Very Casual 3.7 mi. SW
Flame (876) 957-5200 Jamaican Informal 3.9 mi. SW
Harrysan (876) 957-5200 Japanese Informal 3.9 mi. SW
Pastafari (876) 957-5200 Italian, Jamaican Informal 3.9 mi. SW

Other Beaches

Visitors in search of the perfect beach will have lots of choices besides Rhodes Hall Beach.

You may also want to try Green Island East Beach, a popular beach beloved by tourists. You'll find it a mile and a half to the northeast. If it's a bit of peace and quiet you're after, Seven Mile Beach is a beach which doesn't see as many crowds. It is located only a cab ride away from the coast.

Another option worth considering is Bloody Bay, located reasonably close-by, meaning a short cab ride should put you in the right spot to check out this other choice.

Of course, there are lots of other things to do and see in Jamaica; then again, Rhodes Hall Beach is both a refreshing place to relax, and a beautiful natural attraction.


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