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City View Hotel

Mannings Hill Road | Smokey Vale, Kingston, Kingston 000, Jamaica
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

We stayed 3 nights in the beautiful room 1, which apart from being very pleasant in itself, has the best possible view of Kingston down below from its large private balcony. The welcome was excellent and we really felt at home. All of the staff went out of their way to help us with a lost baggage issue and Mrs... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Beware! The road leading up to the hotel is winding and littered with many potholes. It is about 3 miles up the hill. However, once there the view is spectacular. The room we had, (#2,) was very outdated. Furnitures are old, and worn. Definitely needs upgrading. The top bedspread was very old and worn and the sheets were clean but... More

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Oswald A S, Public Relations Manager at City View Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Andrea, Thank you for your feedback. The team at City View Hotel is very sorry to learn that your stay with us was not an enjoyable experience. We will examine the concerns that you have highlighted and assure you that swift action will be taken to effect all necessary improvements. We also take this opportunity to advise that all... More

London, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

I travell to Jamaica quite often on business, usually i stay at the big hotels in New kingston, until nine months ago i stumbled upon City View while on line, the pictures and reviews were brilliant and so i decided to give this hotel a try the next time i went to Jamaica. This is best decision i made, this... More

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Trondheim, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We stayed 2 nights and enjoyed this place very much. It was a long taxi ride from the airport but once there the view of the Kingston City lights was worth it along with the luxurious room with massive wood carved bed. We got there 7pmish & were hungry & tired & although we were too late to have pre... More

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Kingston Parish, Jamaica
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

i had an event there, and the owners where horrible, no professionalism, it was the worst experience i ever had with anyone, wolves in sheep clothing, the staff damage the things i carried in and no compensation given among other things they did. what glitters is not gold.........DO NOT GO to THIS HOTEL, IT IS HORRIBLE

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Oswald A S, Public Relations Manager at City View Hotel, responded to this review

Dear AnGry-COstuMeR: We thank you for selecting City View Hotel to host your event. Please be assured that we take the concerns expressed regarding the lack of professionalism displayed by the owners very seriously. As owners of City View Hotel, we take full responsibility for your unfortunate experience as we totally appreciate that you and all of our other guests... More

Vienna, Austria
2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014 via mobile

we chose the hotel for two nights stay in kingston. because of the fact, that we have never been to kingston before, we completely relied on the excellent feedback on tripadvisor. pro's + excellent view over the whole city ( but, be honest: would you expect anything other??) + twin bed good and not like a hammock con's - troublesome... More

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Antwerp, Belgium
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Paradise City View is a very cool place to stay. You can see hole kingston from the top ,ad night and day, it's so beautyfull!!! Trevor ( the owner) whas wright..it's Paradise in Kingston!! Rooms are really sweet, and when youre there eat the real jamaican food in the morning it's the best! You have to see all kingston, spanish... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

The view is outstanding day and night. The staff were extremley helpful and friendly and made us feel so comfortable and at home here. We only had a couple of nights but would have liked to stay longer. The whole building and surroundings was lovely and peaceful. We couldn't have been more pleased with this hotel and our first ever... More

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Bronx, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

We had booked to spend one night and then leave for Nigril the next day but it was such a beautiful place that we booked a second night, the view, the ambience the staff and the owner's were great, breakfast was excellent, The owners did a wonderful job in making sure that our stay was an enjoyable one. I will... More

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Paris, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

We spend the first night in Jamaica in the City View hotel before going to Port Antonio. The owner is really nice, helpful and welcoming, the view on Kingston is amazing, the room is big and the breakfast is really good. The owner also called a trustworthy taxi driver she knew to take us to Port Antonio for a fair... More

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Address: Mannings Hill Road | Smokey Vale, Kingston, Kingston 000, Jamaica
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Location: Caribbean > Jamaica > Kingston Parish > Kingston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 10
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