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Altamont Court Hotel

3.0 of 5 1 -5 Altamont Terrace | New Kingston, Kingston, Jamaica
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Baldwin, New York, United States
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I spent a week with my elderly parents in Jamaica and was extremely pleased with the accommodations at the Altamont court hotel. The staff was courteous and very professional in their demeanor. I had an incident where my mother forgot a significant amount of cash in the room and it was returned to her promptly by the staff responsible for... More 

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Oromocto, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel lies very nicely in the heart of the city. We were able to walk to restaurants, night clubs, gas station's, and variety stores. Quaint decor, very little consistency from one room to the next in bedding, or furniture but that added to it's charm. Staff was always very helpful and helped with billing problems when I returned. We... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

The rooms and bathrooms needs updating especially the BATHROOMS. The shower heads seem like the have been there from 1900, very disgusting. The entire bathroom need to be gutted. Won't be there again.

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chrisaction, General Manager at Altamont Court Hotel, responded to this review

We have already begun the upgrading of the rooms (eg.new beds are being installed in all rooms, of which the he remaining, are being delivered in about 2 weeks). As well, we have been upgrading our bathrooms, but this is a work in progress since there is quite a bit of dislocation involved in a bathroom refurbish. We are sorry... More 

Port of Spain, Trinidad
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38 reviews 38 reviews
6 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

My first time to Kingston was quite eye-opening. However, after leaving the airport and passing through the town, Altamont was a pretty nice and quiet oasis. We stayed here to attend a wedding to be held at the hotel. Everything ran smoothly and the complimentary breakfast was good. There were restaurants around the corner but we were advised to walk... More 

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chrisaction, General Manager at Altamont Court Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. We look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

jamaica
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61 reviews 61 reviews
11 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

My friends and i stopped by Altamont Court for two nights and i was very dissapointed as it is not what it used to be. The beds need to be changed as well as the linen. The t.v kept giving problem, the food was not so good. I hope that they will not only upgrade the lobby area ( as... More 

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chrisaction, General Manager at Altamont Court Hotel, responded to this review

We are happy to report that we have now completed the lobby and have begun the upgrades to the rooms...starting with the beds which we have already ordered and expect to be in place in about two weeks. We are not sure what the complaint is regarding the TV, but we have gone through all rooms and have not discovered... More 

Nashville
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

The location is away from the Kingston traffic but there is nothing to do while staying there. You need to bring your own entertainment or go on the street of Kingston to find something to do. Very good for business travel.

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chrisaction, General Manager at Altamont Court Hotel, responded to this review

The entertainment may not be frequent but we did (at the time of this guest's stay) have a weekly poetry night, where approximately 6 poets performed by the poolside . I'm sorry that this guest seems to have missed their performances. More 

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews 4 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

My husband and I stayed for two nights to begin a road trip across Jamaica's southern coast. Although I felt the hotel was a bit overpriced, it did include a fabulous traditional Jamaican breakfast. I was very pleased with most of the aspects of our stay. First of all, we felt 100% secure at all times. The property had a... More 

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chrisaction, General Manager at Altamont Court Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. We are happy to report to this guest that following of the lobby expansion and refurbishment/ already mentioned (now completed) we have now turned our attention to improvements of the guest rooms. We have identified all the rooms needing upgraded bedding, have ordered replacements and expect to have them all in place in two weeks... More 

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014 via mobile

I attended a two - day retreat from May 28 to 29, 2014 at this location. The food was neither appealing nor adequate. The coffee break was atrocious. The pastry tasted very artificial and stale. Some of the foods were salty and the rolls served with the soup were cold. Though fewer persons attended than the hotel was asked to... More 

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chrisaction, General Manager at Altamont Court Hotel, responded to this review

We apologize for the poor service delivery regarding the company function held at our hotel. There ought to be no excuse for what you describe. We have taken very serious note of your complaints and observations and assure you that we will attend to them urgently....including the re-training of our team. Our food and Beverage Manager will be contacting the... More 

Kingston, Jamaica
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

I attended a two day retreat here (28-29, May, 2014), at lunch I was one of the last person at lunch, by the time I got to the buffet line all the vegetables were finished, this is an important part of my meal, if I could not have it I decided I would go to the restaurant next door. However,... More 

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chrisaction, General Manager at Altamont Court Hotel, responded to this review

We apologize for this lapse in service delivery and hate to use this cliche regarding training, but we will continue to re-train our team so that such happenstances may be eventually eliminated. We have passed on your compliments to Claudette. We thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience. More 

Toronto
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

I recently stayed at the Altamont Court Hotel. What a huge disappointment. The pictures are exaggerated. The only accurate picture is the hotel sign. Breakfast was mediocre. Servings were stingy. The stewed chicken and dumplings were delicious however. Décor needs upgrading. This is more of a motel rather than hotel and extremely overpriced. Spanish Court Hotel is the place to... More 

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chrisaction, General Manager at Altamont Court Hotel, responded to this review

We apologize for the experiences this guest had while staying with us. Upgrades are a constant in our industry and we are currently in the process of upgrading/expanding our front desk and lobby and are likewise on the last "leg" of the refurbishment of our guest rooms. We continue to meet the demands of our guests and will continue to... More 

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Address: 1 -5 Altamont Terrace | New Kingston, Kingston, Jamaica
Location: Caribbean > Jamaica > Kingston Parish > Kingston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Altamont Court Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 58
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Also Known As:
Altamont Court Kingston
Hotel Altamont Court
Altamont Court Hotel Jamaica/Kingston

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