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Booby Cay Island

Negril, Jamaica
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Nice island

Took a glass bottom boat out there which was fun. There is a short hiking trail around the island... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2018
kathy n
,
Chicago, Illinois
Nice way to spend an afternoon

After a short boat ride out you can explore the island. Swim off the white sand beach, snorkel and... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2018
Donna B
,
Woodville, Canada
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  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
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“fresh lobster” (41 reviews)
“lobster lunch” (33 reviews)
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Negril, Jamaica
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"fresh lobster"
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"glass bottom boat"
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"lobster lunch"
in 33 reviews
"tiny island"
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"live lobster"
in 10 reviews
"garlic bread"
in 6 reviews
"the grill"
in 14 reviews
"open fire"
in 11 reviews
"captain moses"
in 12 reviews
"explore the island"
in 8 reviews
"hermit crabs"
in 5 reviews
"chicken"
in 17 reviews
"snorkeling trip"
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"red stripe"
in 23 reviews
"a short boat ride"
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"great lobster"
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"sea urchins"
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

Took a glass bottom boat out there which was fun. There is a short hiking trail around the island. There was a person who sold red stripe beer there. Another cook had grilled lobster and fish. I bought some and it was pretty good. I...More

2  Thank kathy n
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Reviewed 18 April 2018

After a short boat ride out you can explore the island. Swim off the white sand beach, snorkel and have a lobster shore lunch at your leisure. Bask in the sun and enjoy the island. Great photo ops of the Riu & 7 Mile Beach...More

1  Thank Donna B
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

We enjoyed this unique excursion to a coral island with about 14 or so guests. We relaxed and enjoyed meeting new friends away from it all. A small skiff takes about 10 mins tops to deliver you and guests to the small island. A private...More

1  Thank joanshepherd
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

We took Catain Charlie's glass bottom boat to the island, there is a sweet lady selling her wears and drinks. You can have fish, crab or lobster lunch there. On a scale from 1-10 I would give this little island a 5, as there's not...More

1  Thank chocokj69
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We visited during a glass bottom boat excursion booked with Owen and Javen at Treehouse. It included a snorkeling stop a little ways out from the island on reefs that were about 10-15 feet deep. Our captain provided some gear for us but didn't have...More

2  Thank Gabrielle S
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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

We got a lift of a local fisherman across to the island for a couple of hours. We arrived about 9am and nobody else was there and it felt like our own desert island. However when you start to look around the rubbish left behind...More

Thank Amanda S
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

4th year of lunches on Booby Cay with Capt'n Moses and crew. It's a great little island where you can take a little walk while waiting for lunch to be served. Moses is a fantastic cook. It's a remote island, no running water or restrooms...More

Thank Angel O
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Reviewed 25 February 2018

Took a tour out here on a glass bottom boat for some snorkling and lunch. The real highlight here is the lobster, which my husband decided was the best meal he had in Jamaica. They cook it fresh in front of you and its served...More

3  Thank TheBatChimp
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Reviewed 21 February 2018

Booby Cay Island is a very small island used for day excursions. There are no stores or restaurants in here. This island is used by boats bringing people over to stay at the beach for the day and have lunch cooked for them. Sometimes, the...More

Thank scrogginsjoy
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Reviewed 11 February 2018

Went with Capt. Moses for a island lunch consisting of grilled lobster. It was an enjoyable outing. Snorkeling was just OK around the island. It did get a little busy as all the different water sports businesses started to show up with their customers at...More

Thank Michael W
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L_M_Saggs
17 January 2018|
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Response from Maria B | Reviewed this property |
No you have to take a water taxi or boat to get there but it is definitely worth the ride
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Nick D
3 November 2017|
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Response from Webe J |
I assume you're gone now, but for next time....ask a local to contact Rickuoy "Junior" Phillips for a great experience. He became our friend a few years ago, and we now always make him a part of our entertainment while in... More
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Michael S
17 February 2017|
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Response from Holly S | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is. Privately owned condos. But they rent them out.
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