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“Quiet park” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Turtle River Park

Turtle River Park
Ranked #18 of 65 things to do in Ocho Rios
Certificate of Excellence
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23 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Quiet park”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

This is a quiet park not far from the centre of Ocho Rios. Entry is free and there are some fish and turtles that are fun to watch. The gardens are nicely maintained and It's a place where you can sit and relax without being bothered by vendors and also feel safe. There's not a great deal to do there but that's part of the charm.

Visited June 2013
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new york
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48 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
“relaxing place”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

overdue and much needed. great to take the kids out on a stroll. was impressed. would stroll over there again, if not doing an all inclusive and needed time to waste away

Visited July 2013
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Ocho Rios, Jamaica
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28 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Get away from the hustle and bustle of Ochi for a while!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013

Turtle River Park is worth a visit to chill out for a while, away from all the trappings of Ochi Town. There are plenty of places to sit and chill out and it is popular with the locals. The park is very clean and well designed and has gazebos, walkways, water features, children's play area and ponds with fish and turtles to enjoy. The restrooms are very clean, there is a carpark, shop and friendly security, with a strict no vending policy if you want peace and quiet.

You can hire the park for events such as weddings and stage shows. Ninja Man (music artist) had his birthday stage show here which I attended which was a must see!

Visited June 2013
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New Jersey
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33 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“Great for Wedding Pictures”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013

We took our wedding pictures at this park, and it was awesome. They reserved the entire park for us that day.

This is a picturesque garden, and the staff keeps it clean and nice. It's also a nice park to just stroll along or relax.

Visited July 2012
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st. catherine, jamaica
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“a quiet walk”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2013

the park was clean and seems like a nice attraction for family and friends to walk and enjoy a quiet evening together.

Visited May 2013
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