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Navy Island

Off the coast of Port Antonio, Port Antonio, Jamaica
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Ranked #12 of 17 Attractions in Port Antonio
Type: Beaches, Islands
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Hayward ca
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 NEW

It was ok can't really say much more.... not a lot to do there than walk around.. no restaurant, no bar no nothing... disappointing :(

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Swellendam, South Africa
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8 reviews 8 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

it just a small island with not too many things to see or do. Maybe is better spend the day at the beach

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Poway, California
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2013

Navy Island was at one time owned by Errol Flynn, the actor who sailed into Port Antonio, fell in love with the city and ended up buying Navy Island. It is about a half-mile from the Errol Flynn Marina. There used to be a hotel on the island but it has ceased operation and until recently, the city's coast guard... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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47 reviews 47 reviews
19 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2013

Wear better shoes than flip flops. There are rough trails and they are continuously overrun with jungle. Not sure if there are actual caretakers to the property once owned by the later actor Errol Flynn. Portions of a ruined resort, as well as Flynn's home/pool are still visible and accessible, but beware of dangers due to rotting wood, hornets nest...A... More

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Austin, Texas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2013

I enjoyed trekking to the beach on the far side...It was beautiful. I also enjoyed the beautiful views of the rest of Port Antonio from there.

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
12 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2012

Apparently there is an old abandoned hotel but not a lot else - you might get a local to take you but no idea what for

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Port Antonio, Portland, Jamaica
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2011

navy island is an uninhabited tropical island 10 minutes travel time by kayak off the coast of port antonio jamaica.the leeward side of the island is an important nesting site for a large population of egrets,wheras the windward side is difficult to traverse as the terrain consists primarily of sharp coral rock.the island was formerly owned by the notorious hollywood... More

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