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2.5 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Boston Bay, Port Antonio, Jamaica
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Great Huts

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Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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Greenbrae, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Visiting Great Huts was the absolute highlight of our visit to Jamaica. We actually circled the entire island and got a good sampling of many places, and Great Huts was absolutely the best of Jamaica. True to the origins of the Jamaican people, the African-themed huts were authentic and totally 4-star comfortable. The staff are warm and inviting, and we... More

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North Bay, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had the pleasure of spending 4 days with a large group at Great Huts. I think I have to go back to my childhood to remember a time before this that I slept so well. When I close my eyes and think of my time back at Great Huts, I can still hear the sound of the waves crashing... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want to try something a little off the beaten track in Jamaica, Great Huts is the place. It felt like living in a tree house and the structure is perfectly suited to the surrounding nature. We watched the sunset while waves were crashing on the cliffs and fireflies were all around us. It is just a very special... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great Huts on Jamaica’s northeastern shore is a great alternative to the all-inclusive resorts that dot the likes of Montego Bay, Negril and Ocho Rios. You won’t find a swim-up bar or a need for a color-coded wrist band here; what you will find is authenticity—both to the land and to the African background of the majority of Jamaica’s people.... More

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Huntington, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014 via mobile

If you are looking for a place with gym and other amenities, keep searching. However, you will miss the most authentic experience and one of the most exquisite views of your life. Immediately as you close the entrance gate behind you, you feel like you just entered into a piece of Africa. And you never stop of being amazed and... More

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

Great Huts is truly a wonderful place ...hidden jewel. Truly unique place to stay. Our group has been going there for the past 5 years and find the staff and management so helpful and we are grateful for all they do for us. The new additions to the place are wonderful. It truly is my home away from home. It... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

Amazing setting,around every corner is a hidden chill out spot in the very tropical setting. Friendly and helpful staff. Lovely breakfast and amazing coffee!!! Boston beach is small but nice and Great Huts has its own little stretch of private beach.Lots of geckos but no nasty creepy crawlies to speak of just lovely open huts with awesome outdoor shower (sea... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

The Great huts "is" Jamaica's hidden one of a kind escape, It is full of sculptures which complainant the huts, They certainly fell short of phrase for themselves in their naming of the place. The food is soo tasty,the beaches are a 2min walk,So much to do or just nap and sleep,they have plenty of books to waste your days... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

Great Huts is a truly unique place to go and stay. The idea behind it is wonderful and ties in well with the general vibe of Portland. Earthy, chilled and green and with a little more thought could be magical. We arrived a day late to a two-night stay due to unforeseen circumstances to find they'd given away our room... More

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Dr. Paul R, Owner at Great Huts, responded to this review

Response to Trip Adviser Review As the designer and sole proprietor of Great Huts, I am always thankful and derive much pride and life satisfaction by hearing about the satisfying and often joyful experience of our some 5000 past guests. Needless to say, I am sensitive to the criticisms and our 100 plus page policy and procedure manual and staff... More

Kingston, Jamaica
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

Great Huts is a very unique place in Jamaica unlike most other hotels. If you want to get away from the sterile boring all-inclusive or high end luxury places, and would prefer to be surrounded by trees and hear the water crashing on cliff walls while you sleep, then Great Huts is for you. I'm a photographer currently living in... More

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Additional Information about Great Huts

Also Known As:
Great Huts Hotel
Great Huts Hotel Port Antonio
Great Huts Jamaica/Port Antonio
Address: Boston Bay, Port Antonio, Jamaica
Location: Caribbean > Jamaica > Portland Parish > Port Antonio
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 19 B&Bs / Inns in Port Antonio
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Great Huts 2.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Great Huts is a unique, beach front eco-tourism destination near Port Antonio, Jamaica which was voted the best environment of any small Jamaican resort by the London Observer in 2003. The Resort consists of African style huts and tree houses within a jungle landscape perched upon cliffs overlooking Boston Bay and the Caribbean.We have consistently high TripAdvisor reports and we pride ourselves on our professionalism, and attention to detail.Paradise On The Edge ! ... more   less 
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