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Montego Bay Freeport Shopping Center

Close to Harbour, Montego Bay, Jamaica
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Largely abandoned strip mall

This place is next door to the docked cruise ships so you might assume that it would be bustling... read more

Reviewed 22 February 2018
William S
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Canandaigua, United States
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Run down, mostly empty, and very disappointing

Made a trip to check out the shopping center as thought that if next to the cruise ship terminal... read more

Reviewed 7 February 2018
Chris R
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4 Jan 2018
“Mostly vacant”
26 Jul 2017
“THE OLD SHOPS IS NOW REPLACED WITH NEW - IN TRANSITION”
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Close to Harbour, Montego Bay, Jamaica
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Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

This place is next door to the docked cruise ships so you might assume that it would be bustling with activity. It is not. This is a mostly empty strip mall with only a small bar and t shirt shop remaining. (Both of which are...More

Thank William S
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Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Made a trip to check out the shopping center as thought that if next to the cruise ship terminal would have lots of selection for souvenirs and dining .... What a disappointing and depressing place. Seems to be two stores (with helpful vendors), and a...More

Thank Chris R
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

We saw the sign out on the road saying there was a Jamaican restaurant so we turned in to check it out. There are a lot of vacant stores. We couldn't find the restaurant and it looked a little scary so we left. Later we...More

Thank Allilluu
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Reviewed 26 July 2017

The old shopping centre is now a ghost town, most of the shops are now offices, the shopping centre has just been built and so new shops will abound, i only visited one, the prices are average with lots of souvenirs. i would prefer city...More

Thank rickyrico
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Reviewed 6 April 2016

Montego Bay feels very poor and run down as you leave the airport. Lots of roadside stalls selling sandwiches, fruit and beer. But lots of people sleeping rough who look very impoverished also line the roads, literally. There's a shanty town of stalls selling tacky...More

3  Thank machinmad
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Reviewed 18 March 2016

My wife and I took a cruise and one of the stops was the shopping center. Once my wife got started it was hard to pull her away. The weather was nice and the people were very friendly. Would go again if possible..

2  Thank Gary H
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Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

This shopping centre does not exist now. Everything apart from Iris's little Indian shop has been vacated. It was difficult to find out why there are now no facilities at this port other than the few signs that say they are remodelling the 2 cruise...More

2  Thank Susan B
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Reviewed 18 November 2015

This was a nice place had a great tour, I wish that we could have seen more. We was here for about 8 hours from a cruise. Would like to go back and see more of the neighborhoods where people stay instead of just the...More

Thank DTBishop
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Reviewed 13 October 2015 via mobile

This was one of the stops on our cruise. We were warned not to go beyond the tourist part, so all we saw was shops and security. I wish we could have seen the beautiful part of Jamaica you see in pictures. This port was...More

Thank William R
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Reviewed 22 September 2015

Did lots of window Shopping, Didn't find any bargains or much stuff for Men... There were many things for women nothing eye catching just the same ole stuff

Thank MJ D
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mags4922
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Craft market is 10 mins away from ship terminal but wouldnt suggest you walk with a wheelchair lady! Would suggest you take a tour bus thst has fascility for wheel chair. There are also craft shops at the terminal with good... More
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