Seven Mile Beach consists of a long four-mile stretch, while the other three miles extends into Bloody Bay.
Things to do at Seven Mile beach
Swim, eat, explore, socialize… Seven Mile Beach is the perfect space for it all. Just make sure you get there early enough to have time for it all! Below we listed the things to do at Seven Mile Beach in Negril :
1. Take it easy & relax!
Here there are plenty of places where you will be able to lounge and take in your surroundings. Remember too that it’s not every day that you get to bask in such beauty. Go for a walk and let the sun be your guide as the cool waves wash over your toes and ankles. Take in some shade and close your eyes as the warm breeze blows over you. No matter which way you choose to relax, if you let yourself enjoy the experience to the fullest, you will feel your stresses melt away.
2. Go on a snorkeling or scuba diving adventure
Seven Mile Beach is a great location for both snorkeling and scuba diving.
A dive here tends to come with lots of sightings so don’t be surprised if you see things like angel fish, seahorses, puffer fish, or even stingrays. The coral in the area is spectacular, and amid the vibrant colors you can expect to cross paths with lots of sea fans, bubble, brain, star, red cauliflower, and flowerpot coral, as well as purple base anemone, green anemone and more.
You can snorkel or scuba dive right off the shore in some areas along the coral reefs at Seven Mile Beach. The snorkeling and scuba opportunities on the beach are ideal for both beginners and more experienced divers. The water is mostly tranquil and clear, and shallow in some areas. You can rent equipment from a local dive shop in Negril.
3. Try out some of the other watersport activities
You’ll find watersports galore on the beach front, so much so that by sundown, you may not even be ready to leave as you wouldn’t have had time to try them all. Whether you want to Jet Ski, take some kayaks out, sail in a Hobie Cat, get on the Banana Boat, Seven Mile Beach offers it all. You can even get on Catamaran cruises or Glass Bottom Boat tours which stop off at the popular Jamaican beach. Horseback riding is also available at Seven Mile Beach.
4. Eat local
The food options are plentiful on Seven Mile Beach. Enjoy some fresh lobster (seasonal), grilled and served with the perfect seasonings. Pair that with other amazing options like king crab, and a variety of seafood including grilled fish and conch, and the result is some of the tastiest food options you’ll find on Seven Mile Beach.