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Sandy's By The Sea
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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English first
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

in november 2012 we spent an amazing 9 days with sandy & dillo ... we were so glad that we didn't buy into the all-inclusive hype & chose to experience the real jamaica. i arrived tired & stressed but could literally feel it leaving my body as i sat in the balmy water of little bay with sandy. you can... More

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Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

I just spent ten glorious days at the best little place in jamaica. If your looking for a one on one experience and a no cookie cutter kind of place..this is for you. Sandy and Dillo the owners are two wonderful friendly people. They see to your every need no matter what it is. The quaint little area gives you... More

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Sandy F, Owner at Sandy's By The Sea, responded to this review

Thank you , Laurel! We loved having you here and helping you to unwind and relax and recharge! Can't wait to see you next year for the holidays! Blessings, Sandy and Dillo More

Wisconisn
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

Excursions not as promised took us to a filthy beach to snorkel, husband is a fisherman yet caught no fish, food repetitive, drank all our liquor without asking, stole all our excess food we brought with. Said would make it right before we left and did not. Location is nice...NOT PRIVATE AT ALL. No way to store drinks in your... More

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Sandy F, Owner at Sandy's By The Sea, responded to this review

Greetings to all that might read this review. Being professional I will not list the reasons why this review was written so many years after she stayed here. My husband and I have never stolen anyone's anything! This woman was not served the milk she bought and she never asked for that milk either. I had asked her to simply... More

Ljubljana
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014 via mobile

You would like to see something different than normal hotels and tourist centers? Don't worry! That's not an advertisement for Sandy and Dillo. On the contrary, it's a compliment! We didn't know what to expect, just that their little retreat is "in the middle of nowhere" and that we will be able to live among Jamaican people. And that was... More

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Sandy F, Owner at Sandy's By The Sea, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words! It was our pleasure to enjoy your company and our pleasure to help you unwind and recharge! See you soon! More

Terwolde, The Netherlands
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014 via mobile

We selected Sandy's at the beginning of our 2-week journey around Jamaica. We passed Negril and were happy that we left the hussle behind us and entered the beautiful and remote area around Little Bay. Our stay with Sandy and Dillo really brought us to rest. We stayed in the bungalow and we were pleased that we could set our... More

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Sandy F, Owner at Sandy's By The Sea, responded to this review

We just love hearing these reviews from our guests! It let's us know that we are doing it right! Thanks from both of us! Sandy and Dillo More

Washington DC, District of Columbia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

I know this is supposed to be a 'review' but I'd like to share my experience and why I was visiting Westmoreland Parish and found one of my favorite places on earth, Sandy's by the Sea. Having enjoyed Bob Marley's music my entire life, I set out on a journey to walk where he walked. Bob had a little home... More

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Sandy F, Owner at Sandy's By The Sea, responded to this review

Thank you!!! We love what we do and it shows in your reviews! One love, Sandy and Dillo More

Oshkosh, WI
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2013

Sandy's is what I love about Jamaica...the culture, relaxation, good company, good food, the sun, the ocean. Little Bay feels blessedly light years away from the hustle of the crowded, touristy areas, though Negril's just a boat ride away. Fresh fish, fresh vegetables and fresh fruit and healthy meals invited me to feel great. A steaming cup of Blue Mountain... More

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Birmingham
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2013

We just spent several very relaxed days at Sandy's and we will be back. Sandy and Dillo are amazing people. They are funny, smart and warm. Fresh food everyday and prepared with fresh local fruits and veggies. Five star and not Amercanized. The place is beautiful and it's like having your own private beach. The property is well kept and... More

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jlpjlp
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2012

time stops at little bay very nice people and very nice country dillo the best cool man in jamaica sandy the best cook woman bota the sun of dillo a good man too thank a lot for this 6 great day no problem man

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Chicago, IL
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2012

My husband and I recently spent the most amazing five days with Sandy, Dillo and company. The environment was so warm, friendly and inviting, that we left feeling like family, not guests. The property is amazingly beautiful, the food is fresh and delicious. I'm not sure words could accurately describe how wonderful this place is...you'll just have to experience it... More

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Address: Little Bay, Jamaica
Location: Caribbean > Jamaica > Westmoreland Parish > Little Bay

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