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Donway, A Jamaican Style Village

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New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The donway hotel is the best non All-inclusive hotel in Montego Bay. I had an excellent time there because I missed my flight and decided to stop somewhere for the night. The way I was comfortable I stayed for the weekend. I was with my wife and kids. The moment I got on the premises I felt over welcomed because... More 

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Donnal C, General Manager at Donway, A Jamaican Style Village, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. It is wonderful to know that our guests are truly enjoying their stay with us and we are making wonderful memories for them. We very much value you and your family and we are grateful for your visit and we honestly look forward to welcoming you back home! More 

Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is inside a small complex of businesses, the front desk staff was always away and no way to get them unless somebody go and call them for you. I asked for the key of the safe and I was told that I could get it the day after, after check out time, what?? The room was not cleaned,... More 

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Donnal C, General Manager at Donway, A Jamaican Style Village, responded to this review

Thank you for your review we very much appreciate the feedback. As we work very hard to provide excellent service for our guest we acknowledge your comments and will take the appropriate action. We hope that you will visit us again and allow us the opportunity to provide you with a wonderful guest experience. More 

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england
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

I stayed @ The Donway, in May 2016, it was clean, comfortable, all staff was very helpful and pleasant went out of their way to make sure you enjoyed your stay. It was Jamacian hospitality @ its best. The chef was very nice as he cooked what ever I asked for, I love oxtail and butter beans with green bananas,... More 

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Donnal C, General Manager at Donway, A Jamaican Style Village, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words about our property. Our goal is to exceed our guests expectations and ensure that they have a truly enjoyable stay and we look forward to welcoming you back! thanks again. More 

Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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4 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

WOW! No "real"restaurant. Begging staff, no WiFi or internet as advertised. The place isn't even staffed until 9 a.m. Probably the worst place I have ever stayed. Owner was indifferent to any issues. Local folks played pool until 6 a.m. the reason I remember is because I could here them all night!

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Zion, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

I stayed here one night on my most recent trip to Jamaica. I had been staying a few nights near Ocho Rios and in all my travels to Jamaica, I had not stayed on the "Hip Strip" so wanted to check it out for a night and decided on Donway as my starting point: Positives: -Great location and convenient (and... More 

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Donnal C, General Manager at Donway, A Jamaican Style Village, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your candid review. Feedback from our guests is extremely important. Thank you for using our website for making your booking and I apologize for any misunderstanding regarding the complimentary breakfast, it is a breakfast done to order and of course it comes with beverage of your choice. However I am pleased that the service failure... More 

Killeen, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

My review is late been very busy I stayed at the Donway for 6 nights March 14-20 Arrived at hotel checked in late, room was hot AC was not working properly went to front desk they immediately changed my room and was very polite was willing to accommodate. They have outside bar, pool tables and Karaoke Night. I had a... More 

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Donnal C, General Manager at Donway, A Jamaican Style Village, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your excellent review. We truly appreciate all our guests and meeting their expectations. Pleased to know you enjoyed Karaoke night! Thank you for choosing us and we look forward to serving you again soon! More 

Coral Springs
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016 via mobile

The staff is friendly. LeVann was warm smiling helpful. He catered to our every need. AnnMarie is extreme ly nice and helpful as well. The cleaning staff removes their shoes when they enter the room very respectful. Security staff very nice and I felt safe.

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Donnal C, General Manager at Donway, A Jamaican Style Village, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. We greatly appreciate your feedback and we are pleased to know that we met your expectations and your stay was enjoyable. We look forward to serving you again soon ! More 

Croydon
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2016 via mobile

My family and I stayed here 2 weeks and it was just the perfect place to stay. Very clean rooms, friendly staff and great atmosphere. Lavaun one of the receptionist I must say is just amazing very helpful aways have a smile on his face, very hard working young man going the extra mile for everyone I myself though he... More 

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Donnal C, General Manager at Donway, A Jamaican Style Village, responded to this review

Thank you for your glowing review! We truly appreciate all our guests and we do our best to exceed their expectations! Thanks again and we look forward to serving you again in the future. More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2016

Donway is a hotel for travelers on a budget. It is proximal to the airport, Doctors Cove beach, Pork Pit and Margaritaville which are all places you will want to visit when in Montego Bay. There is a lovely local restaurant, Forex bureau, small mom & pop shop with basic amenities and a Digicel office for cell phone needs close... More 

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Donnal C, General Manager at Donway, A Jamaican Style Village, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. We appreciate all our guests and value your feedback. I am sorry the internet was not working during your stay - our service provider has been having ongoing service issues for several months, but again I apologize. Once again thank you for your comments and we hope you will return and visit with... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2016 via mobile

Half the facilities are no longer open. Kinda like staying in a Motel 6 here in states. I used the office phone and was charged $2. Local teens are allowed to use the two outdoor pool tables. Discouraging to those who have paid to be there. No one should be inside the compound except paid guest. The rooms were large... More 

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Donnal C, General Manager at Donway, A Jamaican Style Village, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your feedback. We operate as most of all the other non all inclusive hotels do; we allow local Jamaicans to have access to some of the outlets on the property. However, only our guests who are staying with us are allowed to access other areas. We do appreciate your business and hope that you enjoyed... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Donway, A Jamaican Style Village, is a property located in Montego Bay facing the sea. It offers comfortable accommodations with free Wi-Fi access, a/c, hot water queen size beds, flat screen TV and cable. You will find a full service restaurant onsite offering the best Jamaican cuisine. There is also a coffee shop/bakery which carries an assortment of beverages, fresh baked pastries, sandwiches, fresh fruit and ice cream. The Donway also features the Stage Bar on site,a Sports Bar and a wine bar. There is a gift shop and full service salon and spa. Other attractions guests can enjoy are Dunns River Falls that are 1 hour and 30 minutes' drive from the hotel and the Green Grotto Caves 60 minutes' drive away. Doctor Cave Beach is a 5-minute walk and Sangster International Airport is 2.4 km away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Donway, A Jamaican Style Village

Address: 36 Gloucester Ave, Montego Bay 02, Jamaica
Location: Caribbean > Jamaica > Saint James Parish > Montego Bay
Price Range: $63 - $110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Donway, A Jamaican Style Village 3*
Number of rooms: 24
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