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Floyd's Pelican Bar

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Address: Caribbean Sea | 1/2 mi NW of Treasure Beach, Jamaica, Negril, Jamaica
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Super cool, one of a kind experience!

We visited Floyd's Pelican Bar just a few days ago and had a great day. We took a taxi from Negril - about 1 3/4 hr drive and a short boat ride. Once there, we were greeted... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 14 October 2015
Roxiematilda
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Massachusetts
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Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2015

We visited Floyd's Pelican Bar just a few days ago and had a great day. We took a taxi from Negril - about 1 3/4 hr drive and a short boat ride. Once there, we were greeted warmly from the bartender who told us the beer would be cold in 5 more minutes. Cool! we were happy to look around... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2015

the bar in it self its very poor, and i think they could do it better, but the thing is to go there, in the middle of the sea, and just go and have a drink and chill with good music, and have a swim, thats amazing....

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1 Thank Ninaminniti
Sonora
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2015

Unique place to enjoy a beer in a beautiful location. Bring a flag or old license plate to leave behind or just carve in the wood.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015

Going to Floyd’s Pelican Bar is definitely something to brag about since it is 1 of only 6 bars out in the middle of the ocean. This bar looks like is made all of driftwood which is sitting on a sandbar about a mile off shore in the middle of the ocean ~ very unique. We got there by taking... More 

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3 Thank Windy C
Edinburg, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2015

Had a wonderful time! We had our names engraved by one of the locals and gave him a tip which he appreciated. We were then served a type of lobster stir fry with beans and rice for lunch which was delightful. Incredible location and breathtaking views not to forget some of the local art inside the bar itself.

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Rohnert Park, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2015

Very cool, not to be missed! A driftwood bar in the middle of the Caribbean. So unique. Dolphins swimming next to the catamaran, pelicans coming close. Beautiful!

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1 Thank Debbie H
Brooklyn, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2015

After several trips to "duh Yard", two THIS YEAR,.....girlfriend & I finally made it to PELICAN BAR We are adventurous so, I must say it's worth the trip. 2 hour drive from Hanover (Bloody Bay Beach area), Sunset@thePalms where our driver took us to the small fishing village of Black River. From there,...he arranged for one of the fishermen with... More 

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New York, New York, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2015

I love the concept of this... a bar in the middle of the ocean. Although we got ripped off on our boat ride at $25/pp, it was fun. Food seemed kind of pricy too considering this is just a shack on the water ($15 for some average fish, with rice + peas). Beer was $4.

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Ottawa, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2015

Top line: well worth the trip, spectacular place to visit, the food was meh. My wife and I took at 2-hour ride through the beautiful Jamaican countryside along the west coast from Negril to St Elizabeth to go to Floyd's, and I'm glad we did. The drive was wonderful, as always, stopping along the way for Red Stripes as necessary.... More 

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Owings Mills, Maryland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2015

I had been waiting years to go to Floyd's and to be honest I wasn't really impressed. We thoroughly enjoyed the first 30 mins as there were only a few other ppl there. But when the Sandals boats arrived it became overwhelming. They were everywhere and loud. Totally changed the vibe of the place. So we left without even having... More 

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