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Seven Mile Beach in Jamaica voted seventh best beach in the Caribbean by TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor has ranked the Seven Mile Beach in Jamaica as one of the top 25 beaches in the Caribbean. The sandy stretch in Negril on the west coast of the island is the longest beach in Jamaica, and it boasts golden sand, high cliffs and the Negril Lighthouse at one end. The stretch is popular with families, and adventure lovers who can enjoy snorkelling, scuba diving, sailing and kayaking.

Seven Mile Beach in Jamaica voted seventh best beach in the Caribbean by TripAdvisor

The Seven Mile Beach in Jamaica has been listed among the Top 25 beaches in the Caribbean by TripAdvisor. The sandy stretch sits on the west coast of the island in the coastal town of Negril.

The idyllic beach was ranked in seventh place of the list, which was compiled by the leading travel website based on reviews and ratings left by its customers and travellers. The golden-sand stretch is the longest in Jamaica, and it also feature soaring cliffs and the Negril Lighthouse at one end.

Facing the west, and sheltered by a reef, the waters at the Seven Mile Beach are calm, making it a hotspot for families and water sports enthusiasts. Visitors can snorkel or scuba dive along the fragile reef to discover the underwater world, or enjoy activities including stand up paddle boarding, kayaking, sailing and swimming.

Holidaymakers can stay at beachfront hotels and resorts, and enjoy access to the nearby town of Negril. The coastal tourist town is also home to white-sand Long Bay beach which has a tranquil turquoise lagoon that is protected by a vibrant coral reef, making it perfect for snorkelling and diving. In the local area, tourists can visit Dunn’s River Falls and Mayfield Falls, or take trips to explore the animals at nearby nature reserves.

The town’s laidback atmosphere attracts thousands of international visitors every year, and there are plenty of lively bars with live music, nightclubs, and restaurants where travellers can savour delicious Caribbean cuisine. The town’s shops and markets are the perfect place to pick up a handcrafted gift or Jamaican souvenir.

TripAdvisor’s top ten beaches in the Caribbean included Grace Bay in Providenciales, Turks and Caicos, Eagle Beach in Palm-Eagle Beach, Aruba, Playa Paraiso, in Cayo Largo, Cuba, the Seven Mile Beach in Grand Cayman, Flamenco Beach in Culebra, Puerto Rico, Bavaro Beach in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, Seven Mile Beach in Negril, Jamaica, Varadero Beach in Varadero, Cuba, Maho Beach in Cruz Bay, St. John, and The Baths in Virgin Gorda, British Virgin Islands.

TripAdvisor is the world’s leading travel website where travellers can leave reviews of attractions, accommodation, beaches, restaurants and bars. The Seven Mile Beach in Negril has been listed among the world’s top beaches multiple times. 

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