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Address: Hannover Parish, Negril, Jamaica
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US$85.00*
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Rhodes Hall Horseback-Riding Tour with Snorkeling
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Half Moon Private Beach and Calico Jack's Private Island Excursion

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Tranquil, friendly, beautiful!

If you're looking for a rustic beach experience close to Negril, this beach is for you. Everyone working at the beach was extremely friendly and not pushy at all (a nice change of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jessicastafford
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Montreal, Canada
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Montreal, Canada
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you're looking for a rustic beach experience close to Negril, this beach is for you. Everyone working at the beach was extremely friendly and not pushy at all (a nice change of pace from the vendors on Seven Mile Beach). The dogs running around the property are calm, docile, and sweet. The water is crystal clear, and the beach... More 

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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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80 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went for the day. nice sheltered cove, rocky entrance to the sea. You can have a really good lobster lunch from the bar. Local dogs on the beach are really pleasant. Well worth a visit.

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Arlington, Texas
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21 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a private beach, where you can stay the entire day with a complimentary boat tour to another small island for only 5$. The owners are really nice, and it is way more quite than the 7 mile long beach. There are 5 guard dogs that are really friendly and come to you if you want to play, they... More 

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1 Thank Allis245
North Las Vegas, Nevada
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19 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Lovely locals mixed with great traveleres from all over the world. Clean beach soft very soft sand. water is very clear

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Los Angeles, California
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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Wonderful, quiet day at a private beach. Or bring all your friends and have a private beach party! The food is great and proprietors, Andrew & Tania are lovely. Always a good time.

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London
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30 reviews
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Reviewed 19 March 2017

Took a taxi here for a day. The beach is beautiful. We paid $5 for the boat trip across to the island and had a couple of drinks there, then came back to eat. We had an amazing lobster meal, the best meal of our stay. The bar was great fun too. Lots of tourists visit this beach, but there... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Our second visit after spending the day there last last August as well. $5 entrance per person and another $5 for the round trip boat ride to Calico Jack bar. Beach offers quiet seclusion and beautiful swimming - the end of the Rhode reef is to the left and can be swum to easily. Even saw lion fish! Water is... More 

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Wrexham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 March 2017

Picked up from our beach near out hotell, Riu Palce Tropical Bay. Great crew on catamaran. We were able to snorkel off the catamaran. Half Moon Bay was very nice and the lunch provided was delicious, the lobster was lovely.

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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

This beach is small but awesome, calming, great for a morning walk. Wake up with the sunrise and stroll.

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Novato, California
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8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Clean quiet beach...very nice. Much smaller than 7 mile beach but with less on it but still very pretty

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