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Island Village

Turtle River Road | St.Ann, Ocho Rios, Jamaica
+1 876-675-8995
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lots of shops

lots of shops to walk through, window shop or browse. tourist stores, wedding shops, cambio for... read more

Reviewed 22 November 2013
Brockville, Canada
Filthy, Shady Characters, All Boarded Up

This is advertised online as a lively Retail and Entertainment Centre. It is the first Shopping... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2013
Karen R
Boca Raton, Florida
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Situated in the heart of Jamaica’s popular tourist destination – Ocho Rios, just minutes away from the Cruise Ship Pier, Island Village offers the perfect mix of retail and entertainment facilities all in one convenient stop. With its picturesque open air setting incorporating natural spring lagoons and beautiful flowering trees, this complex has the remarkable feeling of being almost at “One With Nature”. It manages to recreate the ambiance of a picturesque Caribbean village setting, yet at the same time housing retail and entertainment facilities. Island Village is located on the beach and stays true to its tropical location, vibrant gardens, scenic boardwalk and water features for a relaxed shopping experience. Island Village gives new dimensions to the visitor experience and has completely transformed the landscape of this popular resort community.
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good27%
  • Average35%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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Hours Today: 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Turtle River Road | St.Ann, Ocho Rios, Jamaica
+1 876-675-8995

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Reviewed 22 November 2013

lots of shops to walk through, window shop or browse. tourist stores, wedding shops, cambio for money exchange, grocery store for snacks to eat cheap. an outdoor mall but covered areas to sit at picnic tables.

1  Thank powrpuffgrrl
Reviewed 9 October 2013

This is advertised online as a lively Retail and Entertainment Centre. It is the first Shopping area you will approach as you leave your cruise ship. Be careful, because this is now an empty shopping mall, many stores boarded up, others just closed up and...More

7  Thank Karen R
Reviewed 4 October 2013

This was not what I expected. The shops were not owned by locals and they took us to the bank. You could bargin with them, but in the end they still got you. Go to the local market and give your money to the people...More

4  Thank Cynthia S
Reviewed 4 October 2013

I went to island village on a few occasions too. They have a cinema, souviner shops and also has a historical statue of Bob Marley which is nice.

1  Thank Kasheena
Reviewed 3 October 2013

This is where the movie theater is located, but don't expect the lastest movie, or in fact, more than one movie at a time. It is also where Margaritaville is which is probably the biggest attraction there. There are several smaller stores, most of them...More

Thank MaBeeDC
Reviewed 25 September 2013

Island Village is suited for the entire family. Enjoy a nice tour of the property, then sit and relax in the theatre to enjoy clippings of Bob Marley and Reggae icons, or drop by any of the shops and pick up your Jamaican souvenir. have...More

1  Thank sheribaby2013
Reviewed 15 September 2013

Dressed Up to the hillz, and ready to get down at the clubs, what fun we had! The free drinks made the night, non stop drinks and good music and great vibes. At the end of the night a great tour guide awaiting to take...More

Thank sophiaspecials
Reviewed 4 September 2013

Lots of shops and great selection of gifts and souvenirs and no hassle. Very very good.The Village is ideally located and the prices were reasonable.

Thank Sirragland
Reviewed 23 August 2013

There were hardly any shops open when we went and the promise of live music on the centre stage brought nothing.

Thank Natz1980
Reviewed 19 August 2013

Although a majority of the shops are closed the beach is open on weekends and ship days. The beach is clean and has an extremely reasonable entry fee. Lifeguard on premises and Margaritaville is right there for lunch and drinks. River water enters into sea...More

1  Thank Msfong66
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18 November 2015|
Response from Trulycraz13 | Reviewed this property |
If you mean because of Thanksgiving, they do not celebrate that holiday, so everything will be open. I have been in Jamaica for several US Holidays, and many Jamaican ones too and I have never seen anything closed (other... More