Views of sandy beaches in Runaway Bay Jamaica

Runaway Bay Vacations: Caves and Resorts

Runaway Bay is close to some of Jamaica’s leading attractions. The Green Grotto Cave is known for its ancient stalagmites and stalactites and its beautiful underground lake. Lounge on the beach, snorkel the teeming waters just off shore, or spend a few nights away from it all at an all-inclusive resort. Dunn’s River Falls is just a short drive away. From golfing to shopping, there’s a little something here to satisfy every sun-seeker. Your Liberty Travel vacation consultant can connect you with a Runaway Bay all-inclusive vacation package that’s just right for your romantic escape or family getaway.

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Runaway Bay at a Glance

Currency: Jamaican Dollar ($), though U.S. currency is widely accepted

Tipping Customs: Tip anywhere between 10-15%

Language: Jamaican Creole/Patois and English

Popular Drink: Hibiscus Tea and Rum Punch

Must Eat: Jerk Chicken and Ackee and Saltfish

Power Up: A or B (two or three-prong) 110 V


Weather: Year-round warm, tropical weather. June 1 – November 30 is hurricane season.

Best Time to Visit: November to mid-December offers the best weather and fewer crowds, though January to March are the most popular months.

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Girls shopping in Runaway Bay
Photo credit: The Jamaica Tourist Board

Top Five Things to Do at Runaway Bay

Visit Dunn’s River Falls
Just a short drive from Runaway Bay you’ll find Dunn’s River Falls, one of Jamaica’s most iconic waterfalls.

Explore Green Grotto Cave
See stalagmites and stalactites and journey to an underground lake.

Soak in the Blue Hole
A waterfall plunges into this swimming hole known for its otherworldly blue water.

Find Your Beach
Whether you’re basking on the beach right by your resort, or wading to a reef snorkel site just offshore, the beaches of Runaway Bay offer something for families, honeymooners, and for beachgoers who want an au naturel experience.

Stay and Play at the Jewel
The Jewel Resorts at Runaway Bay offers a little something for adults-only travelers and families alike: get an all-inclusive experience that includes a water park, golf, and sports.

Golfball and golf tee at Runaway bay resorts

Runaway Bay Vacation Packages: Jamaican Adventures the Liberty Travel Way

Whether you’re looking to lounge in the sun or want to explore Runaway Bay’s famous caves, Liberty Travel’s consultants can create a Runaway Bay vacation package crafted just for you.

When you book with us, you get:

  • Real People. More than a travel agent, your Runaway Bay consultant is a fellow traveler with a passion to help you see the world.
  • Perfect Match. We’ll pair you with a destination expert who has insider knowledge of Runaway Bay for a truly personalized booking experience.
  • Crafted Vacations. Stay in hand-selected hotels. Get connected with local guides and enriching experiences. Choose from among our exclusive Runaway Bay vacation packages, including our Escapes.
  • Support. With 24/7 support, we’ll be with you every step of the way.

We know Runaway Bay. Leave the planning to us.

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