Top Choice Beach in Montego Bay

Doctor’s Cave Beach

It may sound like a rocky hole inhabited by lab-coated troglodytes, but this is actually Montego Bay’s most famous beach. A pretty arc of sugary sand fronts a deep-blue gem studded with floating dive platforms and s…
Museum in Montego Bay

Museum of St James

In the Civic Centre is the small yet highly informative Museum of St James with relics and other exhibits tracing the history of St James parish from Arawak days through the slave rebellions to the more recent past.…
Beach in Montego Bay

Cornwall Beach

Cornwall Beach has the most coolness cred out of Montego’s beaches – if you’re looking for a beach that feels like the spot where the cool locals hang out (well, the cool locals willing to shell out $J350), this is …
Beach in Montego Bay

Walter Fletcher Beach & Aquasol Theme Park

While the theme park moniker is pushing it (the kid-orientated facilities consist of some blow-up water slides and a rusty go-cart circuit), this place on Walter Fletcher Beach offers a decent spot to relax in a non…
Rastafarian Village in Montego Bay

Indigenous Rastafarian Village

If you want to learn about the Rastafari movement past the effort it takes to pop in a Marley CD, come out to this…hmmm. ‘Theme park’ is definitely not the right description. How about ‘living interpretive exhibit?’…
Historic Site in Montego Bay

Church Street

Many of the most interesting buildings in town are clustered along Church St, the most picturesque street in MoBay, although you shouldn’t expect a quiet historic district – this thoroughfare is as alive and chaotic…
Notable Building in Montego Bay

Civic Centre

At the southwest corner of Sam Sharpe Sq you’ll find the copper-domed Civic Centre, an elegant colonial-style cut-stone building on the site of a ruined colonial courthouse. It contains the small, not terribly well …
Marina in Montego Bay

Montego Bay Yacht Club

If you come out to the peninsula, try to stop by this pretty and posh yacht club for a meal or drink; the hours indicated are for the on-site restaurant, Robbie Joseph’s Seahorse Grill. Technically the club is only …
House in Montego Bay

Bellefield Great House

The sea of sugarcane south of Montego Bay is part of the Barnett Estate, a plantation owned and operated since 1755 by the Kerr-Jarretts, one of Jamaica’s preeminent families; their holdings once included most of th…
Information Center in Montego Bay

Montego Bay Marine Park Resource Center