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“Natural Beauty”
Review of Winnifred Beach

Winnifred Beach
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Kingston, Jamaica
Level 5 Contributor
29 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“Natural Beauty”
Reviewed May 19, 2013

Relatively clean beach for a public one. As a result of the huge bus I was traveling on, the walk to get to the beach was long and treacherous because the bus would not have been able to make the turns. The return walk to the bus, through a "short cut" was steep and treacherous. The bathroom was a dark, mess and smelled awful as was expected. Despite all that jazz, the sea water was lovely. Winnifred Beach is also naturally beautiful. One of the food shacks that we sampled had Conch Soup which was very good, although I would call it a Seafood Medley or Crawfish Soup. :)

I haven't been to Winnifred Beach recently so I would be unaware of any developments or improvements.

Visited June 2012
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Brussels, Belgium
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“fantastic.”
Reviewed May 7, 2013

go and eat by " 5 star chef" he will cook what you want and the fish is mega fresh. see is really really very beautiful

Visited May 2013
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Toronto
Level 6 Contributor
86 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
“Loved this public beach”
Reviewed April 29, 2013

Very quiet beach, it was a little cloudy when we visited but still beautiful! While snorkelling I saw cuttle fish and an octopus! There's a few little food shacks and the occasional vendor but not too much hastle at all. We enjoyed learning about how one fellow makes souvenirs from bamboo and we took home a a nice piece for around $6. Otherwise the beach just had a few tourists relaxing.

Visited January 2013
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Kingston, Jamaica
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Hiding Places”
Reviewed April 26, 2013

Tucked so neatly away, this is one of the nicest beaches in Portland. Given the rocky terrain in Portland, its not often you find such a nice natural spread of beach

Visited March 2013
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Denver, Colorado
Level 5 Contributor
39 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
“Great beach!”
Reviewed April 8, 2013

Loved this beach! It's pretty big, clean, beautiful of course, lots of food and drink vendors. There are people who will try to sell you stuff but wasn't bad when we were there, and everyone was very nice and not pushy. Note - it's about a 10 min walk down from the main road on a somewhat rocky road/path. Definitely need some shoes to get down there, but well worth it!

Visited March 2013
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