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“beautiful beach”(69 reviews)
“the river”(114 reviews)
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You've always wanted to enjoy elaborate, fruit-flavored cocktails on a beautiful tropical beach, so here's your chance; this beach offers spectacular sand, surf and service.
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Port Antonio, Jamaica
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

So where should I start my partner and I wanted to go to Frenchman so bad and we decided to, we also stayed at their resort in the great house, tbh the villas are real nice and feels like away from home, it remind me...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank BeatbyMo M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I came here around noon, paid $10 (JMD$1000) for entry and it was totally worth it! Beautiful place, small river meets the sea here and it looks amazing. Water is cold and warm at the same time and where there are waves you can have...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mrkef
Reviewed 1 week ago

A classic in every sense of the word. You will see why it was the setting for a well known movie. Pristine. We were only ones there later in day.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank DrPeterA1
Reviewed 1 week ago

My time at Frenchman’s Cove was very disappointing. However, I will say that it was not due to the wonderful atmosphere and was probably just an ‘off day’ for me. The entrance fee is JAM 800 or USD 10 (It cost a little less if...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Trini_Islander101
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's part of a resort so you're paying $10 a day per person to be on the beach. Drinks and food are more expensive but good.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Karen F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great time! The beach is clean and beautiful! I also appreciated the available amenities and friendly staff.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank z p
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were so happy to discover this beach. We were searching around port antonio for a nice beach to swim, no seaweed and enough sand to relax. If you are looking for that, this is your beach! No sellers, free chairs or cheap sunbeds. We...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank chicazondergrenzen
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Our Journey to Frenchman's Cove was one for rest and relaxation. We we're welcome at the gate and shown to the beach we're we felt at that time in the morning as if we were in a holy and serene place A place Where you...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Andrea M
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

Frenchman cove beach was awesome...had a great time the..beautiful and very scenic..the river was great to swim in..love the swings..my husband had a great time on the swing..trying to recover his youth..the beach was great to swim in..the lunch sold on property was verygood..a lot...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Dorette M
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

People, don’t fool yourselves: this is what you need. You might tell yourself you are happy with the public beach and don’t need a private one but you do. First coz the public ones are loud and have dogs on them so you get bugs...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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_mattismechea
9 May 2018|
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Response from antonette k | Reviewed this property |
You can take food to the beach but note that there is a little walk from the parking to the beach. You will not be allowed to do things like a BBQ on the beach. If you are staying at a villa however you will be able to do a... More
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iimannii
13 April 2018|
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Response from Vicki B | Reviewed this property |
It's probably hip high for an adult. So depending on the age of the kid it sould be fine.
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nashae c
11 March 2018|
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