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Caribbean, Seafood, Jamaican
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Lunch, Drinks
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Reviewed March 15, 2020

This is bar is IN the ocean! We took a boat ride from Jakes and it was 30 minutes. Our boat captains were Kevin and Adrian. They were so great! It would not have been the same experience without them. This bar is in the...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 12, 2020 via mobile

Unique place! Where else can you go to a bar/restaurant right on the ocean! We had some drinks (red stripe beer for my husband: rum and coke for me) enjoyed a lobster lunch, reggae music and carved our names into the bench. You can also...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 4, 2020

We went here on a cloudy/rainy day - booked through Amstar at our resort. It would have been much better to go on a sunny warmer day. it was cool to walk around and see the items posted from all over the world. One of...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 1, 2020

The only excursion we did while staying at Villa Gilgal for a girl's trip (see separate trip review - in a word outstanding) was to visit Pelican Bar. Very chill spot with flags and souvenirs and carved names of people who have been there before....More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed January 28, 2020

Drinks were cold and the Ganja was smokin, water was lovely and clear great for cooling off, as for the bar itself way too busy, standing room only and you cant get to feel the experience we all go to this great little bar to...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed January 26, 2020

Probably one of the best ways to get 'away from it all', is to get out on the water, have some tasty food & cold drinks, & totally 'Chill Out!' This is a great place to do that!

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed January 22, 2020 via mobile

You have to get out to the Pelican Bar. It is just such a cool place...we were the second boat there and we're told we had to wait 8 minutes to order our beers. We thought it was due to operating hours - nope it's...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed January 20, 2020

When in the area, this is a must see! A large tiki bar built off the coast on a sandbar...does it get any cooler than that? The big catch was not knowing before hand that there is a charge to have a boat bring you...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed December 31, 2019

The Pelican Bar is a bar constructed of driftwood out in the middle of the ocean so the only way to get to it is by boat and to call it rustic is an understatement. The location is awesome, and boat ride out to the...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed December 11, 2019 via mobile

If you’re ever in St. Elizabeth Jamaica, Floyd’s Pelican bar should be on the top of your list. It’s just a unique place. I was so amazed at the structure & a fully functioning bar out in the middle of the ocean. The vybz was...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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lovethebeachsand
October 27, 2019|
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Response from AuroraSky | Reviewed this property |
Pelican Bar is located on the south coast in a town called Perottee (sp?). It's about one mile west of Black River. When you get to Black River, ask for directions - and don't be afraid to check again! We double checked... More
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382vickig
March 27, 2019|
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Response from TrevorBurchell | Reviewed this property |
It's a great experience, you can get a company to do the transfers (we used Joe Cools, really good), and then one of the local fishermen will take you out to the bar for a small fee and wait for you.
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Quiana31
November 4, 2018|
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Response from carolscamaro1965 | Reviewed this property |
The boat ride was part of our excursion. We bought the excursion for $125.00 each.
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