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 to drop by even if you aren't staying nearby. Though planning a vacation means you'll make lots of choices, choosing the right beach can make all the difference. Jamaica is full of fun options, like Rhodes Hall Beach.

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.

Rhodes Hall Beach does have public restrooms for your convenience. You'll appreciate that showers are available, so you don't have to go back to your hotel sandy. The water here is clear and good for snorkeling, so bring your equipment if you want to do some underwater exploration.

What's Nearby


Found on the West coast of Jamaica; it's located near attractions like RIU Tropical Bay Game Room, which is three miles away.

With the choice of exciting activities nearby, you'll never run low on things to do. The closest attractions are found in the following table.

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

The closest town is Montego Bay, which is an interesting area that brings together the quietude of the Caribbean and the urbanization of city life. From the coast, Negril is located roughly eight miles (13 kilometers) away.


Whether or not you encounter many other people will depend on how many hotel guests decide to make the trip as well. This beach is not near many large hotels, but it can appeal to visitors staying at smaller lodgings in the area.

Beach-goers looking for a room close to the beach won't find it very tough, as there are lots of resorts and hotels to choose from nearby. You will find the closest and most convenient hotel booking options by perusing what's shown in the following table.

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


One of the best ways to round off a laid-back trek to the beach is to walk to an area restaurant, where you can sample regional favorites, within a reachable distance. One of the closest places to eat is Bayview Restaurant And Lounge. The restaurant serves both International and Jamaican cuisines. Visitors often rave about their pizza. You'll have the option of walking or taking a cab as it's only a short distance away.

The following table provides a list of nearby restaurant 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

Vacationers who are looking for the ideal beach will have other options if Rhodes Hall Beach doesn't suit their tastes.

If the exciting vibe at Rhodes Hall Beach is one of the features you love, consider also visiting Green Island East Beach, a spot with the same type of electricity. You'll find it a mile and a half to the northeast. However, if you're looking to enjoy a quieter scene, Seven Mile Beach is an area secluded from lots of tourists and buildings. It is located within the range of a taxi.

You may also want to consider Bloody Bay, which is located fairly close-by, so a quick ride in a taxi is a solid choice.

Jamaica has a lot to offer its visitors, but Rhodes Hall Beach is both a refreshing place to relax, and a beautiful natural attraction.


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