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    Idlers' Rest Beach Hotel

    Black River, Jamaica
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    Overview
    • Excellent30%
    • Very good22%
    • Average20%
    • Poor15%
    • Terrible13%
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed October 30, 2017

    Idlers Rest Hotel has become a return stop for us each year we visit Jamaica. It is located on a quiet beach with safe swimming, with no pool, but never needed.The beach is huge and long so if you like beach walks, you can go...More

    Thank georgethill
    Reviewed March 20, 2016

    This is NOT a North American hotel, so don't expect that. It IS quirky and beautiful and quiet and staffed by kind people. Expect some water and wifi issues. Expect beauty, gorgeous ocean. Need a car.

    1  Thank Neira65
    Reviewed February 6, 2016

    This place could very well be a very nice place. It is charming with its eclectic decorations, and the food is good; HOWEVER, I would not recommend going there unless many things change. The musty/moldy smell in the rooms is overwhelming and disgusting. Then, there...More

    7  Thank batbirdbug
    Reviewed August 8, 2014

    Personally, I don't expect much, especially if I'm paying $4,000 per night, but goodness, I didn't expect my room previously booked to be shifted on me at the last minute with no explanation. Understand, I booked a room for four men with four beds and...More

    9  Thank Ryan S
    Reviewed August 3, 2014

    This place could be a wealth or entertainment and rest but is riddled with dust, dirt, unpreparedness and excuses. I would rather pitch a roadside tent than return to that Idlers nest. The plumping was substandard, the facilities inoperable and desperately understaffed. The rooms lacked...More

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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Restaurant
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    • $91 - $125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 25
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    • Jamaica >
    • Saint Elizabeth Parish >
    • Black River
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    • Idlers Rest Beach Hotel
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    "closest to the beach, but the beach is only 150 ft from the farthest room"
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    "We were in room 8, round walls, my son got wifi in the corner, awesome balcony, like another room."
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    "Do not book here until some upgrade is done."
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