18°30'10.53" N      77°54'49.99" W
Sunset Beach, is located on Gloucester Avenue in Montego Bay, St. James. Gloucester Avenue is popularly known as 'the Hip Strip'. The beach is less than 30 minutes away from the Sangster International Airport by foot, and five minutes by car.
The beach consists of fine white sand with backshore vegetation of palm trees. The beach is very narrow and is not very large. The near to offshore regions of the beach are comprised of seagrass beds and a fringing reef complex that supports marine biodiversity.
The beach is accessed directly off Gloucester Avenue. The entrance to the beach only allows for pedestrian traffic. There is no designated parking area. However, the Municipal Corporation offers paid parking along the main road.
There are no amenities in place; however, there are numerous hotels, restaurants, coffee shops, craft shops and bars nearby.
The beach is pleasant for swimming and wading. Aviation enthusiast will undoubtedly enjoy watching the nearby approach of airlines while relaxing along the shore. In addition, there are nearby hotels, stores, restaurants and bars where beachgoers can enjoy the day. Patrons can also enjoy surrounding attractions such as Margaritaville, Rocklands Bird Sanctuary and Great River rafting tours.
|Sea conditions||Generally calm|
|Lifeguard||No lifeguard on duty. Swimmers are advised to exhibit extreme caution|
The beach is accessed directly off Gloucester Avenue.
|There is no designated parking area. However, the Municipal Corporation offers paid parking along the main road.|
|Owned by||St. James Municipal Corporation|