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Address: Port Antonio, Jamaica
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Watch the young and adventurous surf the waves as you chow down on jerk...

Watch the young and adventurous surf the waves as you chow down on jerk pork, the Jamaican dish this beach is famous for.

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Beach and Jerk

The black is a small local beach you won't miss much if you skip it. Boston is also the home of Jerk and they are dotted on the main road. They will have guys on the street... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Keegan M
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Toronto
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25 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a small beach - some natural debris by the edge of the water and quite wavy, so was not tempted to swim. Was fun to watch the surfers. Being one of few groups of tourists, we were hassled quite badly by vendors. Was not able to relax as much as one would hope on a beach! Got fish,... More 

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Thank jroseshall
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22 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The black is a small local beach you won't miss much if you skip it. Boston is also the home of Jerk and they are dotted on the main road. They will have guys on the street trying to get you to come to thier Jerk Hut generally they will have Jerk chicken, pork, lobster and some root veg. Just... More 

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Thank Keegan M
Brussels, Région De Bruxelles-Capitale, Belgium
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23 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

We particularly enjoyed this beach for it usually displays a down-to-earth combination of foreign tourists and Jamaicans, with no pretensions of any sort. The music is LOUD, but if you like reggae in all its forms you won't be disappointed. Beware with the Jerk Chicken seller there: prices vary greatly according to the way you are able to impose yourself... More 

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Hartford, Connecticut
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

Romance novelists may have had this scenic beach setting in mind for their books. Boston Beach picturesque setting is like something straight out of a romance novel. You know the classic scene of a man and woman on a moonlight night out for a romantic stroll while the waves smashes up against the rocks in the background. In addition to... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Boston beach is like having a bubble bath with my dad. As in, the water is really warm, full of rubber ducks and everyone is naked.

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Jamaica
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Boston Bay Beach is really just a local beach, nothing spectacular. Admission is free. It seems to be a good spot to surf and there are guys willing to rent surfboards and give lessons. It's great for swimming once the weather is good but be careful as it can get really choppy at times. There are Jerk shops and bathrooms/changing... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

This is really a beach famous for the local jerk food stands. The beach itself is a small cove. Not bad for snorkelling. Or catching a quick wave. You would need your own board. Good for beginniers. Although there was a life guards chair- I didn't see a guard the whole time we were there. Apart from a few tourists... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

boston beach is really pretty: turquoise sea, white sands, rocks and lush vegetation. if you like to surf, then this is a popular spot although it was flat when i visited. the beach isn't very long, but it's still well worth a visit. snorkelling, swimming, chilling. it also has loos and changing rooms if you need them. i paid JMD200... More 

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Somerset, New Jersey
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Nice beach with local flavor. Shops sell food and drink and u can rent a beach chair for $3 for the day. Area popular with the surfers and surf boards available to rent.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

We was looking for a beach driving back from Portland and found the jerk centre and the top of the road and was only 200jmd to get on the beach bargin! Music playing great food friendly people what more could you ask for....roll on December!

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