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Address: Kingston, Jamaica
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Peaceful, Clean and Relaxing Beach

It's a stone throw away from Hellshire Beach, but they do charge a minimum cost to enter less than JA$400. The entry cost facilitates the upkeep of the beach. It's a clean beach... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Camille M
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London, United Kingdom

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London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It's a stone throw away from Hellshire Beach, but they do charge a minimum cost to enter less than JA$400. The entry cost facilitates the upkeep of the beach. It's a clean beach with a relaxed vibe.

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Thank Camille M
Bronx, New York
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very nice clean private beach, clean facilities, lots of locals, sugar cane and fried fish etc. No one to bother you unlike being in the resort area, i'm returning in June 2017 and this beach is definately on my agenda of things to do.

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Thank makatree1967
Kingston, Jamaica
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26 reviews
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Reviewed 30 March 2017

This is a beach in St Catherine. It is one of the closer beaches to Kingston. It attracts an cover fee giving it private status. It has a seafood restaurant. It also has changing rooms and rest rooms. Ensure that you are not hungry as the food takes quiet a long time to be prepared. It would be great if... More 

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Thank HeatherRobby
New York City, New York
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18 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

The beach has a cover charge of $250 JA per adult persons a bit less for children. The beach is clean and has chair rentals and loungers too. Lots of shady spots if uou arrive before noon. The foid was great. The lobster was over cooked by quite tasty. The water was very clean and nice ( no under current... More 

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Thank Notating53
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19 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Loved this beach, crystal clear water, white sand, few people, even less tourists. One thing I miss, a real bar or restaurant. There is a fish place, and some may love that but I really don't like fish that way. Still, awesome!!

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Kingston, Jamaica
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 21 February 2017

I enjoy my visits to Fort Clarence although I try not to go during the holidays as it get very crowded and the restaurants have challenges dealing with the crowd. On a normal weekend or for a during the week escape its guaranteed to be great. Good food, very relaxing and always a cold beer!

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Thank paulaangeladuncan
Florida
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviewed 19 February 2017

We visited for the first time and was so excited to enter we was greeted with a full explanation of the price and what we are paying for which covered entry and also car park,which is full secured and the security were very pleasant. The entire car park,relaxing area and the beach is completely clean. Peaceful very few sellers,hassling you... More 

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Thank goldenstargirl
Seattle
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38 reviews
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Reviewed 17 February 2017

Our last beach day was at Fort Clarence. Great beach with shade, nice benches and a couple of restaurants. I was sorry to see so much garbage washed up on shore though.

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Thank cdcSeattle
United Kingdom
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12 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Hidden away in Kingston, a good cultural experience, just caught fish cooked before your eyes served with delicious bammy bread. Kick off your shoes, lay back and soak up the sun. TIP: Bring some change to hire beach chair.

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Thank DONNETTE H
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17 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 2 February 2017

I have been to Fort Clarence many times to get away from the tourist spots. Unlike the neighboring Hellshire Beach which is free, Fort Clarence requires a small fee to park and for the upkeep. Fort Clarence is better maintained than Hellshire and is also popular if you want to meet or submerge yourself with the locals. The food was... More 

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