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Featured Hostels in Montego Bay

Reggae Hostel Ocho Rios
1.5 out of 5
19 Main Street, Ocho Rios, Saint Ann
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Located in the heart of Ocho Rios, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Turtle River Park and Island Village. Mahogany Beach and Ocho Rios Fort are also ...

4.1/5Very Good! (92 reviews)
Clean, safe hostel in good location

"Good location, friendly staff, complimentary breakfast, neat onsite lunch spot for quick bites, rooftop deck for sunbathing, free coffee, and felt safe."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 27, 2020

Reggae Hostel Ocho Rios
Reggae Hostel Montego Bay
1 out of 5
1 Harbour St, Montego Bay, Saint James
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Located in the heart of Montego Bay, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Harbour Street Craft Market, Montego Bay Marine Park and Hip Strip. Half Moon ...

3.3/5 (19 reviews)

"Kitchen was still being updated so couldn’t cook like I was hoping too no mini refrigerators so drinks went hot real quick and you have to walk 3 flights of stairs to smoke but other than that place is very beautiful nice spacious rooms very nice caring staff ideal location right by the hip strip ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 5, 2019

Reggae Hostel Montego Bay
Mobay Kotch
2 out of 5
16 Church St, Montego Bay, St. James Parish
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $27 per night

Situated near the beach, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Museum of St. James and Montego Bay Marine Park. Hip Strip and AquaSol Theme Park are also ...

Mobay Kotch
Bethel Court Guesthouse
1.5 out of 5
25 Bethel Court, Mount Salem, Montego Bay, Saint James
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Located in Mount Salem, this hostel is 0.7 mi (1.1 km) from Cornwall Regional Hospital and within 3 miles (5 km) of Hip Strip and Montego Bay Marine Park. AquaSol ...

3.4/5Good! (184 reviews)

"It was very queit and nice. I will definitely go back there. The owner was very nice. Everything was up to par, i have no complaints."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 11, 2019

Bethel Court Guesthouse
Hotbox Bud & Breakfast
2.5 out of 5
Lot 22 Caribbean Sub Rd, Salem, Runaway Bay, Saint Ann
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Situated by the ocean, this hostel is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Salem Beach and within 3 miles (5 km) of Runaway Bay Beach and Cardiff Hall Beach. Green Grotto Caves ...

1/5 (3 reviews)
Dont Stay Here

"It dose NOT look like what u see. Its a house with only a Bed. No TV."…"

Reviewed on Jul. 27, 2015

Hotbox Bud & Breakfast
Sahara Hostel
1.5 out of 5
Main St Unity Hall, Montego Bay
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Nestled on the beach, this Montego Bay hostel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Fairview Shopping Center, Montego Bay Cruise Ship Terminal and Tryall Golf Club. Rocklands ...

1/5 (9 reviews)

"When I first arrived at the property I was put in a room with a broken lock and no hot water. They wanted me to pay an additional $460 US to move into a better room with hot water, because hot water wasn’t included with my original reservation. I moved to a different room at a cost of $200 dollars ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec. 7, 2019

Sahara Hostel
Hibiscus Hostel
2.5 out of 5
Ironshore, Montego Bay, Saint James
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Situated in Montego Bay, this hostel is 1.3 mi (2 km) from Blue Diamond Shopping Centre and 2.5 mi (4.1 km) from Hip Strip. Whitter Village and SuperClubs Ironshore ...

4/5Very Good! (1 review)

"Shirley, Dion and staff were very accommodating. I had one of the cheaper rooms. Everything was clean. If I needed anything taken care of it was done within the day or time given. They have WiFi available, but can only be used outside my room, either upstairs in the main lobby area or down by the ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 3, 2019

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Hilton Rose Hall Resort and Spa – All Inclusive
Hilton Rose Hall Resort and Spa – All Inclusive
4.5 out of 5
Rose Hall, Montego Bay, Saint James
The price is CA $290 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (1,174 reviews)

"The food was excellent and the have the best staff, everyone was so friendly and professional. I definitely recommend"…"

Reviewed on Aug. 9, 2020

Hilton Rose Hall Resort and Spa – All Inclusive
Grand Palladium Jamaica Resort & Spa All Inclusive
Grand Palladium Jamaica Resort & Spa All Inclusive
4 out of 5
The Point, Lucea, Hanover
The price is CA $263 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (998 reviews)

"Room are super clean, all the staff were friendly and so attentive, beautiful resort!"…"

Reviewed on Jul. 27, 2020

Grand Palladium Jamaica Resort & Spa All Inclusive
Jewel Grande Montego Bay Resort & Spa – All Inclusive
Jewel Grande Montego Bay Resort & Spa – All Inclusive
4.5 out of 5
Rose Hall, St James, Montego Bay
The price is CA $400 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (640 reviews)

"This was one of the best resorts I’ve ever been to after traveling to multiple countries in the Caribbean over the last 15-20 years. Excellent facilities, service, food, and amenities. I can’t wait to go back!"…"

Reviewed on Jul. 23, 2020

Jewel Grande Montego Bay Resort & Spa – All Inclusive
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

What Is a Hostel?

If you're hoping to find somewhere affordable to stay in Montego Bay, one of its 7 hostels could be a great option for you. No two hostels look exactly the same, but these dorm-style accommodations all feature the following:

  • Shared rooms (though many have private options too)
  • Budget-friendly prices
  • A social setting

Hostels are a great way to stay in Montego Bay for a good value, so you can save your money for sightseeing. You can check out this destination's cultural highlights, such as its entertainment venues, and the sea views create an appealing natural setting.

Hostels in Montego Bay

Ready to book a hostel in town? These options get the best reviews from our customers and could be a good place to look first:

Reggae Hostel Ocho Rios - Located within a 5-minute walk of Turtle Beach. You can take advantage of free WiFi and free parking, as well as a bar. You'll find showers in all rooms.

Reggae Hostel Montego Bay - Located within a 10-minute walk of Hip Strip and Montego Bay Marine Park. Property features include free WiFi, free parking, and a bar. Rooms come with free toiletries.

Sahara Hostel - Property features include free WiFi, free parking, and a picnic area. You'll find towels, showers, and free toiletries in all rooms.

Bethel Court Guesthouse - Guests can enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and air conditioning. Rooms come with TVs.

Hibiscus Hostel - Property features include free WiFi, free parking, and an outdoor pool. You'll find showers in all rooms.

When Is the Best Time to Visit Montego Bay?

Good weather's definitely a plus when you're discovering new places, so here are some stats about the seasons:

  • The hottest months are typically August and September, while March and February are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 87° F and nighttime temperatures average 67° F
  • April-June: 89° F is the daytime average and 69° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 91° F and nighttime averages are around 73° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 88° F during the day and 68° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 50.87 inches in a year

What Can I Do in Montego Bay?

Depending on your interests, you might appreciate these places to visit:

Top Sights
  • Hip Strip
  • Doctor's Cave Beach
  • Montego Bay Cruise Ship Terminal
Natural Features
  • Green Grotto Caves
  • Dunn's River Falls
  • Montego Bay Marine Park
Cultural Attractions
  • Museum of St. James
  • Reggae Xplosion Museum

Overall, Montego Bay is known for its:

  • Beaches
  • Entertainment
  • Excursions
  • Live music
  • Waterfalls
  • Tours

How to Get to Montego Bay and Around the Area

You can fly into the nearest airport in Montego Bay (MBJ-Sir Donald Sangster Intl.), located 1.9 mi (3 km) from the city center.

Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Montego Bay?
Hostels are a great way to stay for a good value, so you can save your money for fun things to do. You’ll find local tours and other activities to enjoy, and the sea views create an appealing natural setting.
What is a hostel?
No two hostels look the same, but these dormitory-style accommodations all feature shared rooms (though many have private options too), low prices, and a social setting.
What are the best hostels in Montego Bay?
Ready to book a hostel in town? These ones have the highest reviews from our customers and could be a good place to look first: Reggae Hostel Montego Bay - Located within a 10-minute walk of Hip Strip and Montego Bay Marine Park. Guests can enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and a bar. You’ll find towels, free toiletries, and desks in all rooms. Reggae Hostel Ocho Rios - Located steps from Turtle River Park. Property features include free breakfast, free WiFi, and a restaurant. Rooms come with showers and TVs. Mobay Kotch - Located within a 10-minute walk of Montego Bay Marine Park. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a shared/communal kitchen, as well as laundry facilities. You’ll find showers, lockers, and linens in all rooms. Sahara Hostel - Property features include free WiFi, free parking, and a picnic area. You’ll find towels, showers, and free toiletries in all rooms. Bethel Court Guesthouse - Property features include free WiFi, free parking, and tour/ticket assistance. Rooms come with TVs.
How many hostels should I expect to find in Montego Bay?
If you’re in the market for an affordable place to stay in Montego Bay, one of Expedia’s 7 hostels might be a great choice for you.
What's the weather like in Montego Bay?
The weather can be a big factor when you’re experiencing new places, so here’s some information that might be helpful: The hottest months are usually August and September with an average temp of 81°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 77°F. Average annual rainfall for Montego Bay is 51 inches.
What is there to see and do in Montego Bay?
Generally, Montego Bay is known for its beaches, live music, and waterfalls. Major attractions include Hip Strip, Montego Bay Cruise Ship Terminal, and Rose Hall Great House. Get out into nature with places like Dunn’s River Falls, James Bond Beach, and Montego Bay Marine Park. Cultural attractions include Museum of St. James and Reggae Xplosion Museum.
What's the best way to get around Montego Bay?
You can fly into the closest airport, which is Sir Donald Sangster Intl. Airport (MBJ), 1.9 mi (3 km) away.

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