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Address: Jamaica
Activities: Dining, Sunbathing, Swimming

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Fried Fish

Hellshire beach is very relaxing I have been there on they many times I have visited Jamaica I have seen other reviews that people said they have been charged a fee to enter but I... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 23, 2015
Chyann2015
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Bermuda

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Bermuda
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7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

Hellshire beach is very relaxing I have been there on they many times I have visited Jamaica I have seen other reviews that people said they have been charged a fee to enter but I have never paid to enter. Take in the sights listen to the music have some food and a drink take a swim play dominos or... More 

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Hamilton, Bermuda
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

The place is typical Jamaican looking with lots of little buildings around it. The water is so beautiful and crystal clear on a hot day you will enjoy this beach. They have horse back riding on the beach but the main reason for me going there was to pick my own fish and have them cook it. The wait for... More 

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Spanish Town, Jamaica
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

This is just comfy, let your hair down, relax and enjoy atmosphere. Very rootsy! a little of everything. They are now making a lot of upgrades, so night or day, excellent place to visit

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Boca Raton, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Growing up in Jamaica, Hellshire Beach was where we would go on a Sunday to have some fun in the sun and eat fried fish and festival. The fish and festival (fried dough) were the best back then and are still the best today! During the season, the lobster is a must...so delicious. Unfortunately, no lobster for us on this... More 

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St. Louis, MO
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5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

Where Kingstonians come to play and relax. Some of the best fish and beautiful white sandy beaches just about 20 minutes outside of Kingston. A nice way to spend the day outside the concrete jungle. Rootsman can be found here too!

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Blue Castle; Jamaica
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44 reviews
15 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

A FISH/SEAFOOD LOVER PARIDISE... I have been coming here for years, however nowadays I rarely visit; only at the request of visiting friends. The beach it self in in poor condition. The touts, hagglers, and everybody with a hammer and nail trying to out build everybody into the sea is simply disappointing. Prepare to be harassed for parking that you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Awsome beach, sometimes dirty and too crowded. they serve the best fish and festival. Choices are there

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Hellshire beach is beautiful. Even on a rainy day. The beach was still packed. What I loved about it is the fish fry spots on the beach. I love that you can pick which fish you want them to cook for you. So while you go back and swim or any extracurricular activity. They will come and get you once... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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9 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

This beach is not great for swimming! The water is not that clean but I only come here for their fried fish n festival so good!

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Rome, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Beautiful beach, and a relaxing atmosphere with plenty of locals enjoying the sand and sun. I loved the music, and the water was pretty and clear. Keep in mind, this is not like a resort, its more of a local gem, somewhere to go to to relax and take in the culture. We ate @ Prendys, the food and service... More 

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Address: Jamaica
Location: Caribbean  >  Jamaica

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