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“Tons of fun”
Review of Shirley Heights

Shirley Heights
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Shirley Heights Lookout
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Owner description: Hills overlooking the Dockyard on the east, named after the governor who built the fortifications.
Reviewed 8 July 2014 via mobile

Wow what views up here and the reggae band was great but the steel pan was top notch! Wish the reggae band would just stick to reggae and not the top 40s really hate when they do that. The grounds are really uneven so no heels not even wedges either as there are so many holes bumps etc that u have to really watch your step. Enjoyed dancing past sunset left I little earlier than closing as there were many people overly intoxicated. Would go again

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Reviewed 1 July 2014

Great views, food, and party. It's a tourist activity but we had so much fun! The views at sunset were beautiful and the music and bands were very entertaining. It was worth the cab fare to get there.

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Reviewed 30 June 2014

We spend Sunday afternoon and evening at Shirley Heights, watching sunset, listening to the local drummers, dancing and having a good time.
The views over the harbours are great, but make sure to get there before 6pm otherwise you will miss the sunset!
The entry fee is 8 usd per person, there is a BBQ going on with burgers and grilled chicken that tasted great at 10 usd per person.
Good night out with friends :)

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Reviewed 29 June 2014

So what if its a bit commercial now, go visit Shirley Heights and let yourself enjoy something instead of moaning, it was cheap as chips so what do people expect? The views are spectacular, the steel band and dancers were smiling the whole time and the band had everyone dancing. A great experience before you even begin with the history of the place. I would recommend anyone to go see it and see if you dont start tapping your feet to the music. Holidays are what you make them and personally this was a great part of mine.

Thank Paul D
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Reviewed 26 June 2014

Pretty views of the harbor below, but not really worth the time and expense to get up there, unless you're really into steel bands and feel like dancing along. Average cab
fare is about $20 from the east side of the island; entry is $8/person; dinner about $10/person, although the grilled chicken and other fare was very good, it's outdoor BBQ style. Drinks also not included. Local vendors set up stands, and the jewelry is plentiful, inexpensive, but not of great quality. While it was not over-the-top touristy, and the people are nice, not too pushy by any means, there are many other beautiful spots on the island that appeal to me more.

Thank Juliana M
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