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No longer free

The beach has been refurbished so now you have to pay to experience this amazing beach a favourite... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jane S
via mobile
The Birthplace of Jerk

I was eager to return to Boston Beach after many,many years. This is where jerk originated... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
chefchaz72
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Mount Sinai, New York
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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.
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“jerk chicken” (27 reviews)
“surf lessons” (8 reviews)
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Port Antonio, Jamaica

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The beach has been refurbished so now you have to pay to experience this amazing beach a favourite with surfers. The jerk centres offer great jerk chicken pork fish and they serve with festivals roast breadfruit 😋😋😋

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was eager to return to Boston Beach after many,many years. This is where jerk originated, grilling pork and chicken on green pimento wood. Although this property has transformed into a park like setting from my previous visits. I must confess that this is no...More

Thank chefchaz72
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Reviewed 14 January 2018

Check out JJ's Jerk. Best Jerk spot in Boston Bay. JJ's customer service is fantastic, tried the Jerk Chicken, Fish and Lobster. All splendid!

Thank Ashley V
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Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Fun in the sun!!! Surf life is the best life!!! Was such a great time, clean water and lots of good energy. Was a fun day!!

Thank Sakizzle T
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Reviewed 7 January 2018

You have several options for jerk if you are looking for authentic Jerk chicken/pork/lobster {you name it...} both for locals and tourists. I disliked the fact that you had to pay $300JA to into Boston Bay and ultimately go to the beach...

Thank ladyhillory
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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

We said hello to a friend that lives here. He happens to be a surfer and this is the place he surfs. I saw the beach from the top. We stoped here to get some pork jerk, chicken jerk and bread fruit. All were delicious....More

Thank Venust
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Reviewed 19 November 2017

We were staying at Great Huts and soon realized we could swim to the beach, so not worth paying the entry fee. The beach is small, not really clean and the facilities were all closed when we were there. Good for surging not so much...More

Thank Mmerlot
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Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

This beach is in sort of an inlet. It was very quiet in the morning, which was a lovely way to start the day. We tried snorkeling near the short but the water was too sandy to see much. We were told it was better...More

Thank DrHanny
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Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

We paid a small fee for the car to get in. We swam and found a shady spot to enjoy the sea breeze. The beach was rough that day but we still managed to swim. There was a washroom, change room and a shower available....More

Thank Teekie
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

Our driver stopped at Boston Beach for us to take a quick dip in the ocean. The beach was small but clean. The sand was soft and the water was clean. They had outdoor showers to rinse off at after you get out of the...More

Thank Casey N
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Rhasheeda M
4 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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