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.

Positioned in Hanover Parish, 2.4 miles west of Green Island, Rhodes Hall Beach is on the West coast of Jamaica. You might want whether or not you're staying in the vicinity. Travelers who want to avoid long taxi rides will like how easy it is to reach Rhodes Hall Beach. It's convenient to nearby hotels and attractions since it isn't far from the city's major hubs.

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. Showers are provided for visitors, so you can rinse off before heading back to your hotel. Happily, the off-shore waters are fit for snorkeling, so grab your gear if you want to check out what lies beneath the surface.

What's Nearby


The beach is wonderful, but the surrounding area has a lot to offer, too. Look for it on the West coast of Jamaica. Negril Hills Golf Club is found seven and a half miles away, and it is one of the local attractions.

There are options for close-by activities so you won't run out of things to do. The attractions nearest to this beach are listed in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Rhodes Hall Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Negril Hills Golf Club Golf Course 7.4 mi. S Jamaica
Negril Watershed Protection Area Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 9.7 mi. SSW Jamaica
Negril Lighthouse Lighthouse 9.9 mi. SSW Jamaica

Cities and Towns

Rhodes Hall Beach is in the Negril area, so touring the city could be a fun side-trip after visiting the beach. The closest town is Negril, which is in an area with plenty of worthwhile sites, while still remaining less developed and congested as some other places. From the shore, Negril is a little ways off, maybe eight miles (13 kilometers) away.


How many other people you encounter at Rhodes Hall Beach will depend on many factors, including the capacity of nearby hotels. Rhodes Hall Beach is not near very many major hotels, but it's sometimes enjoyed by visitors staying at smaller accommodations in the area.

Since this beach is in a fairly popular vacation destination, it is not typically very tough to find a hotel nearby that's to your taste. If you are wanting to book a place that's on or near the water, the table that follows lists the closest accommodations 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
Royalton Negril 3.7 mi. SW Resort
Hideaway at Royalton Negril 3.8 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


Even after a restful afternoon at the beach, the day isn't truly complete until you try a local restaurant, where you can dive into Jamaica's specialty dishes, within just a few miles of this shoreline. One of the closest places to eat is Sugar Mill Restaurant. This restaurant offers both Caribbean and Jamaican dishes on the menu. You could take a cab or probably walk to this restaurant as it's only a short distance away.

The following table lists nearby restaurant options.

Restaurants near Rhodes Hall Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Sugar Mill Restaurant (876) 953-2211 Caribbean, Jamaican Fine Dining 0.8 mi. NNE
Palm Breeze Bar & Grill (877) 734-3282 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
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
Kimonos (888) 726-3257 Asian Fine Dining 3.9 mi. SW
Barefoot By The Sea (888) 726-3257 Caribbean Informal 4.0 mi. SW

Other Beaches

Vacationers searching for the perfect beach will have other options if Rhodes Hall Beach doesn't suit their tastes.

If the active mood at Rhodes Hall Beach has you wanting more of the same, you'll want to consider heading to Green Island East Beach, another location where you'll find fun and action. You'll find it a mile and a half to the northeast. If you're looking for a more secluded beach experience, you might enjoy Seven Mile Beach. It is located within taxi range of the coast.

Travelers may also want to consider Bloody Bay, located three and a half miles away.

Jamaica has so much to offer, and paying a visit to Rhodes Hall Beach is just one way you can spend your afternoon.


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