Destination guide

Explore the oceanfront setting in Montego Bay

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Montego Bay. Well known for its seaside, beaches and local tours, this relaxing city won't disappoint. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Montego Bay

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Montego Bay a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Rocklands Bird Sanctuary (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • AquaSol Theme Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • SuperClubs Ironshore Golf and Country Club (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Half Moon Golf Course (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Three Palms Ocean Course (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • White Witch of Rose Hall Golf Course (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)

Seasonal weather in Montego Bay

Travellers speak highly of Montego Bay for its snorkelling. If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, August, September, June and July are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 32°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Montego Bay

Travellers enjoy Montego Bay for its seaside and tropical setting. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Montego Bay is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Montego Bay Marine Park (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Dump-Up Beach and Events Park (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Walter Fletcher Beach (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Doctor's Cave Beach (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Cornwall Beach (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Dead End Beach (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Montego Bay

Fly into Montego Bay (MBJ-Sir Donald Sangster Intl.), the closest airport, located 1.9 mi (3 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Montego Bay?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 888 holiday lettings around Montego Bay. From 419 villas to 188 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a beach property in Montego Bay?

Nothing beats the feeling of sand between your toes and the taste of sea salt on your lips. It's time to muster up your buddies for a beach escape like no other. HomeAway has 461 beachside rental properties to select from. Open to other suggestions? HomeAway has stacks more options to have a look at, including:

  • 281 seaside holiday accommodation options.
  • 261 ocean-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 204 beachfront holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a villa in Montego Bay?

It's time to do like the celebs do and rent a private villa with your crew. Space, privacy and elegance await. Best of all, you don't need the bank account of George Clooney to afford it. In this destination, you'll find 436 listings to select from. Prices start from £35 a night. If that doesn't fit with your family's style, we have a range of different self-catering accommodation options available, such as:

  • Apartment: 191 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £35 per night.
  • House: 162 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £22 per night.
  • Resort: 35 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £60 per night.

Can I stay in Montego Bay in a large group?

Holidays spent with family can be so much fun, particularly when you're sleeping under the same roof somewhere entirely new! If you're travelling with a large group, HomeAway can help out. 52 villa holiday rentals are ready to be booked. Currently, they're the leading choice here for sizeable groups. Properties around the area that can cater for large groups include:

  • If yours is a party of 6, we've got 120 properties to rent suitable for that size. Book a night for as little as £35.
  • If you've got 10 in your crew, you'll be happy to learn that there are 102 rental properties suitable. Prices start at £73 per night.
  • Arranging a trip away with 8 guests? We've got 100 rental accommodation that match your requirements. Prices begin at just £48 a night.

So don't fret! When you travel with us you can bring along your dad, your brother and all your friends to Montego Bay.

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Montego Bay?

Friends are the family we choose. Write a new chapter with those who truly matter and organise a budget-friendly stay with HomeAway. Spot Valley Housing Scheme is a good area to check out if you want to keep an eye on your budget. HomeAway has 6 holiday rentals, and the average price is an affordable £56 per night. Mango Walk is another place to consider. We have 116 and the average price is around £87 a night.