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Hip Strip

Gloucester Avenue, Montego Bay, Jamaica
+1 876-952-4777
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Strip malls and hotels line this busy street.
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  • Average41%
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Gloucester Avenue, Montego Bay, Jamaica
+1 876-952-4777
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Reviewed 6 March 2017

Plenty of souvenir shops selling everything from clothes and the normal tat to spirits and cigars. You WILL be pesterd by the vendors though, and dragged into every shop you pass. Practice saying NO!

Thank malc75
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

And see part of the city. If u want souvenirs then this is the place to go. The stores are mostly just all the same stuff but I enjoyed walking around. Many of the workers will hassle u but there r some stores that don't....More

Thank Sonyajean77
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

There is a lot of great places to go shopping along the strip there is alot of places to stop for food ice cream just about anything you could want can be found along the strip. It is safe and you won't be bothered by...More

Thank daddiezgirl1977
Reviewed 2 March 2017

i love the hip strip a great feeling of Jamaica the is a bakers witch serve the best patty's get the early they sell out fast dont worry about the sellers just say no firmly but nice

Thank bluepetes
Reviewed 28 February 2017

The best shop in the hip strip was the harley store. The people there ask the same questions and try there hardest to hustle you. One guy kept putting our bracelets on our wrist trying to force us to buy them and we finally had...More

Thank mrs20172017
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

If you're timid at all- don't bother! Lots of high pressure people trying to scam you with thread bracelets- trying to get you in their shops- they don't let you just enjoy shopping- AT ALL... There's TONS of illegal stuff hawked on the streets at...More

Thank Kimberly K
Reviewed 27 February 2017

I am 6 feet and 260 pounds and I did not feel safe in the areas around Hospital park area. The sidewalks are in poor shape and the whole area appeared run down. I like to eat local food but I did not see any...More

Thank Harvey A
Reviewed 25 February 2017

It was my first trip to the hip strip and once is enough.all the shops sold pretty much all the same items,tshirts,wood cravings and other crafts from the region. The aggressive sales nature is a real turn off so don't go if you can't handle...More

Thank potashminer
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Typical tourist shops over priced and not worth a visit. Lots of tacky gifts and over priced.Not a fun play.

Thank Liz I
Reviewed 22 February 2017

The vendors are rude and incredibly pushy. I politely said...we're good and not interested and that wasn't good enough.

Thank chrisphae
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13 September 2017|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
Not sure I've never seen that sort of stuff on the hip strip?
21 March 2017|
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Response from ndennifer | Reviewed this property |
They will sell in USD and convert to JMD. Its a tourist shopping area.
29 December 2016|
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Response from Lynda H | Reviewed this property |
No, it is not legal as of yet.