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Porto di Georgetown (Port of George Town)

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After seeing and reading "The Firm", I had always wanted to visit Grand Cayman and finally did... read more

Reviewed May 3, 2019
5d4w
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Oakman, Alabama
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Nice port. Wish it had a dock so we don't have to tender but I understand that a port might be in... read more

Reviewed March 26, 2019
boricuamuzik
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Addison, Texas
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

George Town is a place of offices and financial institutions, with not a lot else going on, especially when the offices close (the locals live in West Bay and head back there). There are a few shops around the Port, that's it. If you have...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 3, 2019

After seeing and reading "The Firm", I had always wanted to visit Grand Cayman and finally did. Really took no excursions other than to get a taxi to carry us around to see some things. Enjoyed Pedro St. James, seeing the blowholes, Wreck off the...More

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

What a great time i had in the city went to the beach ... thunder is the fireworks of the place ... good food good ppl wish i had more than 6 hours there

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank hmny
Reviewed April 29, 2019

I fell into the trap by the bus driver, they charge six dollars to get on the bus to get to seven mile beach. While on the ride they promote there special part of the beach "Calico" at Calico Jacks Bar, they said beach chairs...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank JVNewHampshire
Reviewed April 27, 2019 via mobile

This is great place nice people food great good shopping the excursion the great love real nice place for family o for love one grate

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 24, 2019

If arriving by Cruise Ship to Grand Caymans you will need to take the ship tender from the Cruise ship to the port / dock. The dock is a long cement pier that ends at the sidewalk in town. If you are deciding to stay...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed March 26, 2019

Nice port. Wish it had a dock so we don't have to tender but I understand that a port might be in the works for the future. Not sure how that might effect the marine life but hopefully it will be a win for the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank boricuamuzik
Reviewed March 24, 2019 via mobile

Port of Georgetown was our landing by ferry from Royal Caribbean Vision of the Seas. We hoped on a taxi and toured the coast line. We visited Hell and sent post cards home after getting our passports stamped. Then we stopped for souvenirs and optional...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 491russellp
Reviewed March 19, 2019

Old buildings on small streets managed by white shirted policemen enthusiastically directing traffic. Lots of t-shirt shops, liquor stores, bars and restaurants.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Lyndon W
Reviewed March 19, 2019 via mobile

The port city of Georgetown is extremely clean, the people are extremely friendly and you can walk around feeling completely relaxed and safe. Don't forget to stop and watch the city's main attraction the dancing traffic cop..He's hilarious

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Doug O
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SAN991B
January 16, 2019|
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Response from wencyn2017 | Reviewed this property |
All you need to do is get out of the main cruise docking area into the town where you will find the shops mentioned
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jeaniemherron
July 8, 2018|
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Response from Annechad | Reviewed this property |
Hi Jeanie, The port is right in the town and if you go left out of the port and walk along the main street you will find small beaches to swim from. Within walking distance is a snorkelling company that takes you from the... More
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cierrashipman
December 29, 2017|
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Response from CEG43 | Reviewed this property |
We stayed on the island and had a car, so we drove around the island the whole week we were there. Hell is about a 25 minute drive from the cruise docks. Hell has a unique post office and a few souvenir shops. Although... More
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