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Hellshire Beach

Jamaica
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Ranked #113 of 223 attractions in Jamaica
Type: Beaches
Activities: Dining, Sunbathing, Swimming
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Toronto
Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
26 attraction reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

Visit this beach to see how Kingstonians enjoy the weekend. The sand and sea is beautiful here but you'll be sharing it with hundreds of people. Nice authentic experience. Grab a cold red stripe or some steamed fish and watch the antics!

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Glenview, Illinois
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

We were taken here by a new driver, not our regular good driver, and he took us to this bogus lunch stand on the beach where we were overwhelmed by people holding up lobsters and fresh fish. Shame on us for not discussing pricing up front, there was no menu or board with costs either. Shortly after we ordered and... More

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Kingston, Jamaica
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

Our group of 7 decided to dine at Hellshire instead of Gloria's in Port Royal. On arrival, we were coaxed to dine at Celine's British Fish and Seafood by 2 men who said it was their family's restaurant. We were even offered a discount to dine there. Against my better judgement, I allowed the rest of my family to convince... More

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NJ
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43 reviews 43 reviews
13 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

The fish and lobster was so good that we went twice. The beach at Hellshire is a bit crowded so we swim at The Boardwalk beach first then drive over to Hellshire afterwards for our meal. The first time we ate at Aunt Merl's and the second time next door at Aunt May's. Hands down we prefer Aunt May's. Definitely... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

You have to go to Hellshire beach if you visit Jamaica, great beach, good atmosphere and friendly people... the food prices are so cheap we had oysters, Lobster and Blue fish with beer and it does not break the bank about £20. So if you get a chance make a visit

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

I visit Hellshire Beach 3-4 times a year. It's a nice relaxing place. The people are awesome and you can get the best fish, lobster and festival round!

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

Last stop before coming back to Reality. HELLSHIRE BEACH, IN PORTMORE , Near Kingston. WATCH OUT /STAY AWAY FROM "CELINE'S BRITISH FISH. & SEA FOOD WORLD.. they pull off bait and switch and then tell you the Credit card machine is not working so they can overcharge and get CASH..""""YET THEIR SIGN SAYS " WE ACCEPT ALL CREDIT CARDS.."""... BIG... More

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toronto
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31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

I went to the beach on a hot day, and the sand was easy to walk on, there were no large rocks or pebbles, and the water was clean, and not too rough. Good for swimmingor just playing. There are vendors are the drive up if you need a towel or T-shirt, or something to eat. The local people are... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

I booked my trip throug www.Marinda pagetravel.com I was totally delighted. Hellshire was suggested. There a spot called skreechies on the beach best fish, festival and bammy. Right on beach just ask anyone oncr you there you won't be sorry. My fish was so big I shared it

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Spanish Town, Saint Catherine, Jamaica
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

My first time at hellshire beach was very fun and unremeberable i will share what i have remebered.ENTERING THE BROWNESH colouerd sand the car wheels where dussy i made my way up to a little hut where i placed my towels and bags .I then took out my shouvle and sand boquet i told my brother i was going to... More

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