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  • Excellent44%
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  • Average23%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
5 May 2017
“Grotty place but safe ”
1 May 2017
“Know what you are getting into”
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Reviewed May 5, 2017 via mobile

I stayed here on my last night in Kingston after having a very bad time in Jamaica with scammers. The advantage of this place is safety in numbers with other western tourists meaning you're less of a sitting duck. Kingston is as bad as you...More

3  Thank Sophie M
Reviewed May 1, 2017

I liked to location, easy walking to food and a chill neighborhood. I was looking forward to the garden but this place has serious mosquitos and not just in the evening...all day long. The main house could use some cleaning, we planned to use the...More

1  Thank RasRenee
Reviewed December 16, 2016 via mobile

During our three month trip we didn't find a place worse than this one. The owner only seems busy with getting the most out of the least. He offered us a drive from the airport for 30, while 15 is common we later found out....More

1  Thank transfaalbaas
Reviewed February 29, 2016 via mobile

If you are looking to meet some jamaican people in a relaxed and easy way this is the place. Russel is a really friendly and lovely guy who would take you wherever you want. I really enjoyed this place, as it really felt local and...More

2  Thank Sarah P
Reviewed January 5, 2016

I just want to share my experience with Oliver who is owning the place. He is very nice and understanding guy. I didn't get a chance to stay at Durham Hostel as we have changed our travel plans due to personal reasons. He went out...More

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US$17 - US$28 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Caribbean > Jamaica > Kingston Parish > Kingston
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The Durham Hostel Jamaica/Kingston
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