Overview Montego Bay

Visiting Montego Bay

Kicking back on a spring-fed, white-sand beach eating jerk chicken, drinking Red Stripe, and listening to Bob Marley might sound like a Jamaica cliché, but you haven’t experienced Mo’Bay properly if you don’t try it. Relaxation rules this destination that’s popular with spring breakers and retirees alike.

Whether you’re a first-timer or a frequent visitor, a business traveler or a budget explorer, IgoUgo has all the travel-planning tools and resources you need to create a memorable vacation in Montego Bay. Read traveler reviews of the top hotels, restaurants, and things to do; browse amazing photos; ask for advice in our friendly travel forums; and find cheap Montego Bay flights and hotels. Then, after your trip is over, share your travel reviews, tips, and photos with friends and fellow travelers right here on IgoUgo. ... Read More
Kicking back on a spring-fed, white-sand beach eating jerk chicken, drinking Red Stripe, and listening to Bob Marley might sound like a Jamaica cliché, but you haven’t experienced Mo’Bay properly if you don’t try it. Relaxation rules this destination that’s popular with spring breakers and retirees alike.

Whether you’re a first-timer or a frequent visitor, a business traveler or a budget explorer, IgoUgo has all the travel-planning tools and resources you need to create a memorable vacation in Montego Bay. Read traveler reviews of the top hotels, restaurants, and things to do; browse amazing photos; ask for advice in our friendly travel forums; and find cheap Montego Bay flights and hotels. Then, after your trip is over, share your travel reviews, tips, and photos with friends and fellow travelers right here on IgoUgo.    Close

Stories and Tips Montego Bay

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Montego, Jamaica. Irie mon.

Written by Linda82 on 02 Jul, 2007

I enjoyed every minute of Jamaica. Upon arrival in a somewhat hot unconditioned airport, it already set the mood for my trip. Within five minutes of picking up baggage and finding our hotel shuttle bus (although we had more than enough offers for a taxi),…Read More


The Good, the Bad, the Ugly

Written by RenaRF on 26 Nov, 2004

First, let me give you some background. My husband and I first visited Sandals Royal Caribbean in 1998 and returned in 2000. This was our third trip, just concluded (November 20 to November 24 2004). Let me start with the good so you…Read More


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Sandals Is Worth the Money

Written by worldwind on 26 Feb, 2004

This resort had everything you could possibly want to do. There were activities happening all the time, so if you wanted to mingle and have fun with other guests, you could, or if you just wanted to lounge around the pool or the beach…Read More


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Horseback Riding

Written by kylebarber on 11 Dec, 2000

Easily my favorite activity while visiting Montego Bay, joining the organized horseback riding tour of the coastline and then ascending the steep hillside near our resort showed me a very different side of Jamaica. We made arrangements from the tour desk at our resort…Read More


Methodist's Mission '05

Written by lharn on 13 Aug, 2005

We arrived at our destination worn out and disappointed. Our medical supplies did not make it through customs with us. We would be starting without them and sending members back to try and retrieve them soon.…Read More


Hire a Driver!

Written by kristi1234 on 05 Aug, 2005

We found an excellent driver who gave us some great deals and took us all over the place for minimal cost! His name is Kingsley at (876) 535-6582. He was really cool, and he took us all the way to Ocho Rios and…Read More


Arrival at the airport

Written by kristi1234 on 05 Aug, 2005

If you are on a budget (like we were), here's a little tip when arriving at the airport: don't let anyone carry your bags anywhere for you! We had a shuttle and activities arranged before showing up, and the woman who directed us to…Read More


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Airport Arrival

Written by Bradweber on 17 Feb, 2005

When you are on final approach to MoBay, you feel like you're going to land in the bay. The runway is right on the beach, and you can't see land until you just touch down. The airport looks like it came out of…Read More


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Shopping Trip

Written by Bradweber on 17 Feb, 2005

We went on a shopping trip downtown, and this included a tour of the area. This was a pretty safe trip, and they took you up on the hillside overlooking the bay. This is a must-do if you are in MoBay. …Read More


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