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Ocho Rios
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Very Calming and Tranquil Waters

Laughing Waters was a very tranquil experience. We went there on a Staff Fun Day. The grounds were... read more

Reviewed August 19, 2019
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Also known as Crab Key beach. Awesome and amazingly beautiful spot to visit and Is where Dr No was... read more

Reviewed June 4, 2019
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Charming waterfalls overlook a small but beautiful beach, offering some much-needed relief from the tropical heat.
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Reviewed August 19, 2019

Laughing Waters was a very tranquil experience. We went there on a Staff Fun Day. The grounds were well kept, with manicured lawns and lush gardens. The beach was beautiful with warm calming waters. The river and waterfalls was a dream with cold gushing waters...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed June 4, 2019

Also known as Crab Key beach. Awesome and amazingly beautiful spot to visit and Is where Dr No was filmed with Sean Connery where Ursula comes out of the ocean with her shells, singing "Underneath the mango tree" Yesss. Hard to find, my local driver...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed June 3, 2019 via mobile

We attended a wedding ceremony on Saturday 1st June at this stunning location. The grounds are lush, and you cannot go wrong with the sight of slowly lapping waves onto the beach, with the sound of the waterfall that gives the venue it's name. The...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed March 19, 2019 via mobile

Laughing Waters Villa is owned by the government of Jamaica but is available to use through the UDC. I imagine the beauty of the waterfalls has not changed from the first visit of Christopher Columbus when he called Jamaica the most beautiful island in the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank F3518PUmarkr
Reviewed January 25, 2019

I'm not sure if this place is generally open to the public, but this was booked off for our group for a wedding and a beach party. The spot is really beautiful, with waterfalls and the beach, so you get to enjoy both! It's secluded...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank smileyfacegrace
Reviewed August 29, 2018

Attended my brothers 10yr vow renewal there. BREATH-TAKING views. its such a peaceful and serene place.

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank nefcole
Reviewed June 18, 2018

My wife and I booked the location for our wedding. The grounds were beautiful and our wedding was wonderful. The experience would have been perfect except for the frustration faced dealing with the management team for Laughing Waters. Lack of communication, lack of information and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
6  Thank Stephen P
Reviewed April 29, 2018

What a beautiful place to see. The beach is soft sand water beautiful. There is a river that flows over little water fall. Again BEAUTIFUL

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Catheresa S
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

I had long stopped looking in and around Ocho Rios, primarily because of the hustle and bustle. Nonetheless, I have found myself rediscovering (and discovering) many of its hidden beauties...Laughing Waters has topped that. I attended a wedding here, so unfortunately, I can't speak to...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank Keisha K
Reviewed March 5, 2018

We hired our own wedding planner the plush touch owned by Jadie Soutar located at ochos rios everything was beautiful you will not be disappointed with the location totally private no cruise ships in Very small wedding but beautiful stunning location you have to apply...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank Susannecrawley
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Response from F3518PUmarkr | Reviewed this property |
There is security at the gate, however locals know trails down to the beach.