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Shaw Park Beach Hotel & Spa

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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good28%
  • Average19%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible20%
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Beachfront
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Restaurant
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The diversity of ratings for this resort is extreme. On the one hand, it gets a lot of 5-star ratings and a high percentage of repeat guests. On the other, it gets many 1-star ratings with strong criticism. Here is an explanation of why: Rooms:...More

3  Thank johnbrooks2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was really nice, room was super clean staff was friendly and service was great. I like that the beach was like two minutes walk from my room view was really pretty. I liked the bar very nice drinks. Really really cool 👍🏾 place

1  Thank KimmieKhimbartley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel’s best asset is it’s staff. Welcoming, friendly and willing to bend over backwards for your comfort. The food is a daily Taste of Jamaican culinary perfection. Better than home cooking ! The beach and White River coming together combine to make a very...More

1  Thank Steve C
Reviewed September 15, 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch during a shore excursion with Royal Caribbean. The food was average and the hotel itself looked like it was falling apart. Beautiful location and polite staff, but I won't ever go again.More

Thank springtart
Response from GemforTravellers, Manager at Shaw Park Beach Hotel & SpaResponded September 16, 2017

Dear Springtart !, Thanks so much for your visit to our Resort and the comments posted on TripAdvisor. We sympathize with you, that you did not have a good excursion and wondered why you would never return in the future. Nonetheless, we appreciate the comments...More

Reviewed August 23, 2017

Unless major renovations take place I would not suggest that anyone stay here. Shower, beds, furniture is old and in need of an update. The wifi signal is very weak so forget trying to get onto the internet. I had to walk around and find...More

2  Thank SuzaneCT
Response from GemforTravellers, Manager at Shaw Park Beach Hotel & SpaResponded September 16, 2017

Suzanne CT, We all feel very sad that you did not enjoy your stay at this Resort and must sympathize with all the challenges you encountered here. It is a fact that not everyone who visits will like everything here, as the Hotel was built/...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Beachfront
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Spa
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Center with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Things to do
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
Restaurant
Spa
Hot Tub
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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Price range
$188 - $324 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#10 Top resorts Hotel in Ocho Rios
#13 Spa Hotel in Ocho Rios
#15 On the Beach Hotel in Ocho Rios
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$188 - $324 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#10 Top resorts Hotel in Ocho Rios
#13 Spa Hotel in Ocho Rios
#15 On the Beach Hotel in Ocho Rios
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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staskomichelle
November 14, 2017|
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That time of year we didn't have much insect bites, but still bring a good repellant we used repel 100 and it worked great (it is a little strong though) . Transport I would recommend TCJ Tours, we have used them on several... More
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Nickay H
September 11, 2017|
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Response from debbiemc2017 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, sorry I cant help, it will be at least $50 US, probably more and the bar drinks are not good, no quality alcohol, no fruit to make blended cocktails/smoothies. food OK, but small portions so make sure you ask for more/a... More
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Shannon P
August 22, 2017|
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Response from sanka65 | Reviewed this property |
We dined in the Palm Court inside when it was too windy outside and we did not wear any different clothes. I would say definitely not tank tops or swimsuits for men inside. A dress or shorts, capris etc. - just something... More
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"The rooms are not worth the cost"
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"This place is not fit for a dog......seriously dont do it!!! You'll be so unhappy."
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"beachfront ok, no mosquito mesh on balcony doors"
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