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“Very small beach” 3 of 5 stars
Review of Boston Beach

Boston Beach
Fairy Hill | Portland Jamaica, Port Antonio, Jamaica
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Activities: Swimming, Dining
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Owner description: Watch the young and adventurous surf the waves as you chow down on jerk pork, the Jamaican dish this beach is famous for.
Charlotte, NC
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Reviews in 31 cities Reviews in 31 cities
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“Very small beach”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2013 via mobile

Boston Beach seems to be mostly locals but is worth a stop for a few pictures. This is not a place to come lay on the beach, as the beach is tiny, but you can rent a surfboard for $15 & a boogie board for $5 if a beginner would like to try some smaller waves.
Fairly safe area but still expect to be approached constantly to buy a number of services and products.
The jerk pork at one of the roadside huts was great, as well as the festival.

Visited June 2013
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Brussels, Belgium
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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“the most beatiful bay of jamaica”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

we drived aroung the hole island and this was definitely my prefered bay.the colors are just incredible

Visited May 2013
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Edmonton, Canada
2 reviews
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“jerk pork was as good as usual”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2013

Hustling by vendors can be very annoying you have to say a forceful no if you are not interested in what they are selling.

Visited April 2013
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London
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“Best Jerk Chicken”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2013

Fresh cooked jerk chicken form one of the roadside jerk pits was thoroughly enjoyed on the beach at Boston, with an ice cold red Stipe - what better way to spend an afternoon....

Visited March 2013
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NJ
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“Jerk was Disappointing”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

Boston was always known for the best jerk but over the years the quality has deteriorated. Needless to say we were very disappointed as the first mistake was serving us cold food.

Visited April 2013
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