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Nobody goes to Navy Island!

You can swim or snorkel across. We circumference the island barefoot after swimming across to... read more

Reviewed February 4, 2018
Ottawa, Canada
Think "Jurassic Park" minus the dinosaurs

Navy Island was once a beautifully landscaped island with a hotel and a number of small bungalows... read more

Reviewed February 23, 2015
Chapel Hill, NC, USA
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Feb 4, 2018
“Nobody goes to Navy Island!”
Jan 27, 2017
“Just look, don't touch”
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Reviewed February 4, 2018

You can swim or snorkel across. We circumference the island barefoot after swimming across to. Quite the walk, quite the aventure! We found a couple of totally secluded beach! We had fun...

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank boudenis
Reviewed January 27, 2017

Navy Island is a small overgrown island just off the bay of the Errol Flynn Marina. There is nothing to do or see there. Believe me! I lived just across the water from it for 3 years. Sommetimes some locals organize parties over there but...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank kpratt0
Reviewed May 8, 2016

Gorgeous wildlife and natural habitat with beautiful quiet beaches for swimming, you have to take a boat across from the Marina to visit but it's worth it!

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank Lotus005
Reviewed June 11, 2015

I made tour with the people from Germaican Hostel. It was great to see the resort from Errol Flynn. Nice Nature, big palm trees, old ruins.

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank Carmen D
Reviewed February 23, 2015

Navy Island was once a beautifully landscaped island with a hotel and a number of small bungalows for rent. The vegetation has won the contest, and the lush plants and trees have absorbed much of the introduced species into the local biosphere. A fun place...More

Date of experience: February 2015
2  Thank jdplus33
Reviewed September 15, 2014

It was ok can't really say much more.... not a lot to do there than walk around.. no restaurant, no bar no nothing... disappointing :(

Date of experience: October 2013
Thank BooblaJean
Reviewed August 28, 2013

it just a small island with not too many things to see or do. Maybe is better spend the day at the beach

Date of experience: August 2013
Thank W3828CMpeters
Reviewed July 17, 2013

Navy Island was at one time owned by Errol Flynn, the actor who sailed into Port Antonio, fell in love with the city and ended up buying Navy Island. It is about a half-mile from the Errol Flynn Marina. There used to be a hotel...More

Date of experience: July 2013
3  Thank Vern T
Reviewed March 3, 2013

Wear better shoes than flip flops. There are rough trails and they are continuously overrun with jungle. Not sure if there are actual caretakers to the property once owned by the later actor Errol Flynn. Portions of a ruined resort, as well as Flynn's home/pool...More

Date of experience: March 2013
1  Thank smar530
Reviewed January 27, 2013

I enjoyed trekking to the beach on the far side...It was beautiful. I also enjoyed the beautiful views of the rest of Port Antonio from there.

Date of experience: January 2013
3  Thank lornasa
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