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Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 6 January 2016

The hotel was cozy, rooms comfortable and staff friendly. Rooms closer to the backyard are quieter as the hotel is situated right next to a highway. There is also a nightclub close by playing loud music during weekends, which was not great news for a poor sleeper. This was however not a problem when wearing earplugs and ear-muffs. The rooms...

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Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

Reasonably priced hotel only a few minutes away from the airport. The rooms were spacious and the bed comfortable. My only complaint was that the rooms are not sound-proof and you can clearly hear your next door neighbor. I was told this will be addressed in the future. Special mention to Sherill at the front desk who rectified a problem...

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Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 1 January 2016

Upon arrival the Hotel did not have our reservation however that could have been the fault of booking.com and not the Altamont West Hotel. They did not hesitate to provide us with a room, though it was not the room we had requested from booking.com. We made reservations for a superior room, but instead received a standard room. Not a...

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 October 2015

Travelled to JA to visit family and decided to spend the last few nights here before flying home. This is not a resort type hotel, most of the guests seemed to be sales reps and business people, so nothing to entertain you here, It is on the Hip Strip with the Pork Pit to the left and Margaritaville to the...

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grand cayman
Reviewed 14 September 2015

Stayed here for one night before leaving Montego Bay. Nice clean hotel wth friendly staff. Rooms are a good size. Good breakfast that is included. Good location for airport, town or the main tourist strip.

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Reviewed 4 August 2015

After a 5 day trip to Ocho Rios we stayed at the Altamont overnite before our flight the next day. The Hotel was nice and clean. We had a bus load of people that was dropped off at this hotel. We had to go up to the 2nd floor to get to the lobby. The maintenance guy and the security...

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Sneek, The Netherlands
Reviewed 27 July 2015

Our room was clean and complete. AC in our room was noisy though. Someone accompanied us to our room and he checked it, so apparently it was up to the hotel's standards. The ladies at the desk and waiting staff in bar and restaurant did a proper job but felt very distant. Maybe this appeals to some people but I...

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Reviewed 13 July 2015

I visited over the Easter holidays as a last minute getaway with some friends. The rooms were basic and relaxing. Between the air condition, television and comfy bed I only left my room for meals.The staff was very helpful and nice. The food was basic and ok, nothing over the top. On the hip strip so walking distance to most...

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Reviewed 25 March 2015 via mobile

I only stayed one night as a little get away from Ochi. I was pleasantly surprised. I called for a room and was checked in within 15 mins after my call. The rooms are SMALL but nicely decorated. I shared a double bed room with two other people. The A/C wasn't the best but the hotel is right across the...

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chrisaction, Owner at Altamont West Hotel, responded to this review

We thank you for choosing us and for taking time out to give us your feedback. We want to let you know that only some of our rooms are small but several more are large, including a 2 bedroom suite. It seems our team may not have adequately exposed you to the available options. Sorry about that. We are constantly...

Reviewed 29 January 2015 via mobile

I'm staying here right now. The air conditioning is on, but it is not producing cool air. The room temperature is about 80 degrees Fahrenheit (27 degrees Celsius) which will make it hard to sleep. The room safe doesn't work because the battery is too low. The cable TV is flickering on and off. I called the front desk and...

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chrisaction, Manager at Altamont West Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for the feedback on your stay with us. We apologize for the inconvenience you experienced. I investigated your complaints and discovered that we were experiencing a "full house " at the time of your stay so there were no available rooms to which you could be moved. At the same time, we hope you understand the nature of electrical...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Altamont West is a newly refurbished 31 room boutique hotel located on Montego Bay's "Hip Strip". Situated across the street from the Walter Fletcher white sand beach, and home to the much sought-after "Body Bliss" Spa, the hotel has a swimming pool and free wireless internet. Rates include a Continental Breakfast. All rooms have air-conditioning, CD clock radio, 32" wall-mounted flat screen TV, iron, safe, and hair dryer. A conference room is also on property. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Altamont West Hotel

Address: 33 Gloucester Ave, Montego Bay, Jamaica (Formerly Belvedere Beach Hotel)
Region: Caribbean > Jamaica > Saint James Parish > Montego Bay
Price Range: $110 - $243 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Altamont West Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 31
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Hotel Style:
#4 Best Value Hotel in Montego Bay
#17 Spa Hotel in Montego Bay
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“Rooms facing the street are noisier”
 of 5 bubbles AnnikkiP, 19 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Room not facing the street”
 of 5 bubbles axel34467, 12 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the back are quietest- ask for ones with an window to the outside if this is important to you.”
 of 5 bubbles AMSunLover, 19 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Third floor (top floor is preferred)”
 of 5 bubbles C4507TBtimc, 27 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Rooms in back are quieter. Lots of stairs, would not recommend for the disabled.”
 of 5 bubbles moniques440, 10 Jan 2016 | Read review
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