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Reggae Hostel

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8 Burlington Ave, Kingston, Jamaica
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 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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Arlington, Virginia
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a great time here. The staff were incredibly friendly and fun loving. The staff makes an effort to organize evening outings just about every night. The location was very convenient for access to public transportation as well as some of the sights in Kingston. There were some local restaurant gems nearby as well.

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Cava De' Tirreni, Italy
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7 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

1 night @ Reggae Hostel in Kingston. One of my greatest moment in Jamaica. It's the place for a perfect stay. I met beautiful people from all over the world. It has been an incredible experience of life. I love that place!! Best place for your Kingston trip.

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London, UK
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really enjoyed my time here. The staff were so friendly and helpful. They suggest nights out and make arrangements for whoever wants to go, so there's always people to meet and go places with, which is amazing if you're traveling alone. I was also worried before I went that it'd be all 21 year old backpackers and I may feel... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

I highly recommend this place if you're visiting Kingston. The staff Is amazing and very helpful, it's safe (they have security guard at night), they offer Jamaican breakfast everyday for only 300 jmd and the huge backyard with some art and a bar to hang out in at night is just perfect. I'm definitely going back to the Reggae hostel!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

I have stayed here over 4 times now and I am never disappointed. The staff is friendly and can provide a lot of tourism and travel help. It is with in walking distance of half way tree the bus station and taxi hub of town. Also 5 mins away from a plaza containing groceries, restaurants and banks. It is friendly... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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26 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

This is the fantastic place to stay in Kingston. Best price, nice rooms, comfy beds, spacious outdoor seating, nice bar area, chill living room, decent sized kitchen, great location for the hostel, and the awesome staff. Breakfast in the morning (at an additional cost, just 300$ as of Dec 2014) is worth a good start in the morning. They can... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
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22 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

Nice rooms, nice people, nice bar and chilling area! good wifi and positions! we spent just 1 night but the place with that big garden is really cool, it is in a quiet area and easy to get everything,close to half way three! check it out!

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kingston
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

this is a great backpackers, lots of useful info,friendly staff, secure compound with bar. I utilised the airport pick up for us$25, payable to the hostel. saved a lot of hassle. and is a fair price. the wifi was free and an acceptable speed, though I didn't stream.

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Odense, Denmark
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

I stayed at the Reggae Hostel in Kingston for about 4 days. It was cheap and within walking distance to supermarkets, central bus station, reastaurants, fast food, banks etc. Very friendly staff who served a free meal at 18 o'clock everyday. The hostel has a nice outside hangout spot. Good facilities. I met people from all over the world while... More 

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Lima, Peru
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

I stayed here in September 2014. It is a very nice place, specially if you are into reggae since they play it at the bar every night. Moreover and the most important feature is its location. Reggae hostel in Kingston is quite near to the Bob Marley Museum, Tuff Gong Records and the National Art Gallery so it was easy... More 

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