About Runaway Bay
Runaway Bay is certainly one of the most scenic areas in Jamaica,. It got the name as the fleeing point of the last batch of Spanish soldiers retreating from English troops in the 1600s.Runaway Bay is a quiet coastal town conveniently located within easy reach of Ocho Rios in the east, Montego Bay in the west and Brown’s Town inland to the south.
Also, as well as having some of the most spectacular beaches in the Caribbean, Runaway Bay is endowed with captivating natural features such as the Pear Tree River and the Green Grotto Caves.
It is also famous for it’s 18 hole Golf Course. There are restaurants, a supermarket, a pharmacy and ATM, all within a 5 minute drive.