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Frenchman's Cove Resort

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P.O. Box 101, Port Antonio, Jamaica
Frenchman's Cove Resort
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Chicago, United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

While living in Jamaica, I decided to visit Frenchman's cover, so I rented one of the villas. They have two rates, one for locals and another for non-Jamaicans (substantially higher). Upon arrival, I realized that the place belonged to the 1960's and everything had stopped there, including cleaning of the property. I would never return there....such a filthy place! The... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Travel to Portland to visit Family with a few friends. And decided to make it a day out at French man cove. The beach was very rough but if you want peace and quiet that is the place to be. Customer service at the restaurant could be much better. The views around the property was breathtaking. I didn't go for... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The grounds of Frenchman's Cove are second to none, one of my favorite places in all of the world. I've been to Frenchman's Cove many times in the past, but this was the first time I stayed here. I doubt I'll ever do this again. I'll go back to renting a private (clean) villa on the blue lagoon. The resort... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015 via mobile

We had to overnight unexpectedly in the San San area of Portland Jamaica and because we loved the beach at Frenchmans so much thought it a great idea to spend the night. We are a family of four..2 adults and 2children. The staff are very nice, the beach and grounds are amazing....but the hotel and villas are all in need... More 

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

The beach is clean ,nice and beautiful. It also has a river which has swings,little fish and kayaks. Blue lagoon is very close by.Limited eating options, could go to boston bay for delicios jerk chicken. Villa had spiders and red and black ants.

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

With attractive grounds on the beach our expectations of this hotel were high. However after a slow check-in and viewing our rather dismal room with a toilet leaking onto the bathroom floor we quickly realised that this property has been left to decay from its glory days of 30-40 years ago. As it was lunchtime we decided on a quick... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Out of many beaches that I have seen, Frenchman's Cove is one of my favourites. My family and I were attending a wedding on the beach on the day, so we stayed in the hotel on the lot. It's okay but could do with TLC. The place stunk a bit and we found chicken bones on the couch, but apart... More 

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Balneario Camboriu, SC
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

The location of the resort is the great issue. Is in a area that covers the beach Frenchman Cove, one of the most beautiful in Jamaica. Furthermore, is close to San San Beach, Blue Lagoon and Winnifred Beach. By the conditions of the infraestructure of the hotel, the price is expensive, about 125USD a economic option. There is not refrigerator,... More 

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Godalming, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I've just returned from my ninth visit to Frenchman's Cove...I organise conferences there every February.... I think it's the most beautiful place I know. The grounds, river, beach, cliffs, lush vegetation and wildlife are stunning. The villas are a bit dated, but spacious and the views spectacular. The staff are helpful and welcoming and the food at the beach cafe... More 

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Negril, Jamaica
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

We loved the Resort - Simple and Basic - The views and The Nature around was amazing. Breakfast was simple but the team reacted quickly to the rooms concerns we have If it was a Wish i Think they need to upgrade the resort and spend some money - Not that it was run down or an issue - Just... More 

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