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Boston Beach

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Open today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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Good jerk fun beach

Go for the food. Authentic jerk along the roadside. Busy on the weekend. Two hundred Jamaican for... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
btdias
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Toronto, Canada
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Frenchman's Cove was amazing!

We were given two pass to the beach and it was one of the highlight of our trip, the beach was... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2018
arethatillett
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Los Angeles, California
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“great huts”(24 reviews)
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Watch the young and adventurous surf the waves as you chow down on jerk pork, the Jamaican dish this beach is famous for.
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Boston Dist Fairy Hill Po Portland, Port Antonio, Jamaica
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Boston beach on our first day in Port Antonio! It was quiet as we missed the rush the day before. The staff were friendly and we ate a lovely meal prepared by Neil the Chef. However, we have since discovered that Neil overcharged us....by...More

Thank dorettj
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Go for the food. Authentic jerk along the roadside. Busy on the weekend. Two hundred Jamaican for parking.

Thank btdias
Reviewed 28 September 2018

We were given two pass to the beach and it was one of the highlight of our trip, the beach was amazing and the food was good too! We really enjoyed it so very much!

Thank arethatillett
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

Clean beach with clear beautiful water. Had a small fairly priced entry fee. Overall was a worth it experience and I'd revisit.

Thank Alecia H
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

This is much more of a traveller destination than a relaxing tour, which I hadn’t quite appreciated. Jerk Centre - lots of hustling getting out of the van, but enjoyed the food, but ripped off. My own stupid fault for not agreeing a price upfront...More

1  Thank 777dominicn
Reviewed 27 July 2018

This beach has an entry fee of $200JD per person. We arrived quite early so the beach wasn't full or we just got a quiet day. Boston bay would be great for surfers as you get a nice wave or two. The waters are clear...More

1  Thank Chaz20075
Reviewed 27 July 2018

Located beside the Boston Jerk Centre, this beach has been fixed up with a parking lot, restaurant; and, showers. The water can be rough, so take care not to venture out too far. There is an entrance fee of $200JD per person. The beach is...More

Thank bnclee
Reviewed 23 July 2018

My husband and I were in Port Antonio for 3 days and had high expectations for the "Jerk Capital" of Jamaica. The entire experience fell flat and in hindsight, we would have just skipped it for the nicer beaches in San San. I am Jamaican...More

2  Thank Ethereallyme
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

It was an amazing experience, the beach is clean, the water is crystal and the food is great. The people are friendly and courteous.

Thank kenworth b
Reviewed 3 July 2018

Certainly I miss the azure waters of Boston Bay. The area is naturally carved down slope and consists of a wide bay-mouth with spectacular view of the enclosing limestone headlands. The shore is fairly extensive lengthwise though is short in width. The waves aren't particularly...More

Thank JeremiahJ16
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Rhasheeda M
5 November 2017|
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Response from mandydaniels48 | Reviewed this property |
I wasn't aware of a contact number for the beach itself or for the Jerk Centres there! You just pay to go onto the beach and order food when you're there.
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Angelique F
8 September 2016|
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Response from Jennifer W | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. I didn't see post earlier. The beach is free unless it's a holiday and then there's a nominal fee. Restroom access is 100 jmd per day and has an attendant
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