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Salem Resorts

Main Street | 39 Gloucester Avenue, Runaway Bay, Jamaica
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

I was disappointed in the services and the readiness of the room. We got there like 2 hours late and the room was not ready. I still had to ask for the sheets to be changed because they looked soiled. What was advertised in the picture is not what we got in our room. There were no mats, no a/c... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

I guess its a night club on Friday & Saturday nights, the music was extremely loud . DO NOT FORGET YOUR MOSQUITO SPRAY!!!! other then that I'm satisfied with my moneys worth. There's a restruaunte & beach entrance within walking distance.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014 via mobile

i wanted to cry when i was dropped off at 151 main street salem ruaway bay st Ann. i eas supposed to spent 14 days. i left within 3nights i was charged 55usd but im telling you this place is not worth 10usd. please get intouch with the tourist board in mountbay in jamaica to find cheaper and better and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

Stayed here a few dozen times Over the years ..clean nice pool and good food ..family owned Orlen is a peach Beach across the street and very close to ocho rios Good ac good beds laundry service available

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2010

WOW!!!! I stayed at the Salem Resorts recently and what a change from last year, the place has now been fully renovated and given a face lift even though it did not require much. We were holding our yearly retreat for families and what a success it was!!!!!! The resort is owned and operated by a Family, who gave us... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2009

i being at the place before and it wasnt too bad.but the owner is a liar and a desiever.i call and made my resorvation for one month and he told me he will give me a rate of $2400. when i arrived at the hotel front desk i gave to the owner fify four thousand jamaica dollar plus he owed... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2008

Salem Resort??? yeah right..... This is no resort . The entire bottom level is a nursing home.. Yes you are reading correctly.Smells like a hospital, looks like a hospital, not to mention how old and rundown the room was I stayed in. Mold on the walls,paint all chipped off walls, no spread on bed, and was told there would be... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2008

My girlfriend and i have just returned from jamaica, where we have spent the week staying with Orlan in Salem resort. It's been the best holiday we've had. It was my girlfriends first trip to the island and my fourth. Orlan bent over backwards to look after us. even tho the hotel was full for the first 2 days of... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2008

My boyfriend and I stayed at the Salem Resort last December which turn out to be a big disappointment. We wanted a relaxing weekend getaway and based on the reviews we thought Salem resort might be nice.....Big mistake. The rooms are quaint looking, the sheets had dirty marks like shoe prints, the 2 towels they provided were very course and... More 

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canada jamaica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2008

What a Place YOU NEED TO GO TO KNOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Orlen and Charles Outstanding Hosts A wonderful family owned business JAMAICAFIMI Roxanne Jamaica Canada

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