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Barrett Adventures

Montego Bay, Jamaica
876 382 6384
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Ranked #14 of 84 Activities in Montego Bay
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Tours
Owner description: Barrett Adventures is a company with more than 20 years of experience in showing our guests the real Jamaica. We specialize in doing excursions that... more » Owner description: Barrett Adventures is a company with more than 20 years of experience in showing our guests the real Jamaica. We specialize in doing excursions that either are done in ways to maximize your enjoyment of familiar attractions by doing them at times when we don't have to share them with the crowds, or offering tours to places that are truly 'Off the beaten path.'Our drivers are unsurpassed in their knowledge of our culture and our history. You will never find one of us at a loss for words when you ask a question. « less
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Granby
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 NEW

Being the tour coordinator for the four couples going on our cruise I did my research and chose Barrett Adventures. Carolyn was great to deal with and we developed a great rapport before we even left for our trip. We chose the secret waterfall and tubing and Carolyn was our guide and driver. She knows anything and everything about Jamaica... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 NEW via mobile

Our snorkel and sail was amazing. Carolyn took us out and was so fun to be around. We learned so much about the island and she has such a love for Jamaica. We were so happy to get out of the all-inclusive prison and spend some time with someone who loves what she does. Any tour with this company would... More

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Florida
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Don't hesitate to book with Carolyn. It will be the best decision you make in Jamaica. Our driver, Richard, is awesome. They just don't make 'em like Richard any more! You'll feel safe and just be able to enjoy! Book with Barrett Adventures as your tour company. Your search ends here.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Please read this!!! This is ABSOLUTELY the best thing you can do. Call/email Carolyn and you won't be sorry. Richard(?) was our guide and we were treated to one of the best things our family had EVER done! We are a family with three young boys (7,8,11) and this was AWESOME. He was very knowledgeable about the history and areas... More

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Leawood, Kansas
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Our driver Shawn Bryan was outstanding. He knows the history of the island, best places to eat and shop, and was very laid back and friendly. Will definitely use Barrett's again! Secret Falls is amazingly beautiful, fun, and not crowded. Highly recommend!

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Ottawa
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9 reviews 9 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Secrets Falls/Blue Hole (July 2014) We were going to do Dunns Falls but I was worried about how busy it would be which would limit the overall experience. I am SOOO glad we chose an alternative through Barrett Adventures Tour Operator (10 out of 10) We booked online after reading the reviews posted on Trip Advisor. Carolyn Barrett was AWESOME.... More

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Trophy Club, Texas
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36 reviews 36 reviews
7 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Best way to see Montego Bay. Second time using Barrett's. Your own personal tour to do whatever excursions you want and at your own pace? No brainer. Our driver was great as always and got us to the ship with time to spare. We did ziplining, got there nice and early and beat the cruise excursion rush. We also stopped... More

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Palatka, Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

The trip was great!!! Loxley was as usual THE MAN. Carolyn was patient and very easy to work with, she is great!! Have no fears with this group they do a fantastic job. This was our second cruise to Jamaica and we booked Barrett Adventures both times. When we get the chance to come to Jamaica again I will book... More

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Saint Charles, Illinois
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

I organized a trip to the secret falls & tubing for our group of 10 and it was just amazing. Everyone (our driver Loxley and all the guides) were fantastic. They all took such good care of us. The waterfalls & rivers were beautiful. A couple of things which I didn't read in other reviews. Although the tubing was less... More

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Houston, Texas
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

My friend recommended that we used BA when we booked our trip to Montego Bay and she was right. BA has an amazing team from the owner Mrs. Carolyn to our amazing, wonderful, patient and entertaining driver Mr. Loxley. If you ever in the area of Montego Bay Jamaica I would encourage you to reserve BA and ask for Mr.... More

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