Jamaica Beach Guide

Coral Gardens Beach

Beach Location

Coral Gardens beach is located just off the North Coast highway within the Coral Gardens community.

Beach Description

The beach is located in bay and is comprised of fine grain white sand. The shoreline is donated by cobble stones of all shapes and sizes as well as sections of the nearshore with rock or old reef formations that protrude from the sandy areas of the beaches near the high water mark. There are small sand dunes in the backshore.

Environmental Features

The beach has several trees on the property as well as coastal grasses. Trees include West Indian Almond, Seaside Mahoe. Seagrass beds are located directly within the swim area.

Accessibility and Parking

The beach directly from the North Coast Highway. There is no designated parking, however the area is able accommodate a few vehicles.


There are no bathrooms or changing room facilities.

Things to do

The area is fit for swimming and fishing.

Location Map

   Fees & Hours
Entrance Fee None
Opening Hours Non–restrictive

Sea conditions The area is generally calm, however can get rough during winter months.
Lifeguard Service No Lifeguards on Duty
Amenities & Access

The beach directly from the North Coast Highway.

No designated parking area
Owned by St. James Municipal Corporation
Telephone (876) 952-5500
Email stjamespc@ mlge.gov.jm