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Booby Cay Island

Negril, Jamaica
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Great Lobster

Took a tour out here on a glass bottom boat for some snorkling and lunch. The real highlight here... read more

Reviewed yesterday
TheBatChimp
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Seattle, WA
Good for Excursions and Picnic

Booby Cay Island is a very small island used for day excursions. There are no stores or... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
scrogginsjoy
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“fresh lobster” (42 reviews)
“lobster lunch” (32 reviews)
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Negril, Jamaica
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Reviewed yesterday

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

1  Thank TheBatChimp
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Reviewed 5 days ago

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 2 weeks ago

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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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had an excellent time here. Lunch was amazing regardless if you have the lobster of the jerk chicken. See my review for ya mon catamaran for more details and pics

Thank freshfromforeign
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From what I understand, this little island used to be a bit of paradise, just off the coast of Jamaica. We hired a "glass bottom" boat to take us over there and negotiated $15 per person. Driver was amazing and very kind. Got to the...More

2  Thank Chort
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is a fantastic place / island to snorkel around, nice coral reef outside with many typs of fish. On the island you have a litle suvenir shop pluss a litle grill , where you can bay grilled fish og lobster.

1  Thank Dagfinn65
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

Our group of 12 hired Famous Vincent (whom we strongly recommend) for a snorkel trip and lunch at Booby Cay Island. The snorkeling was amazing - as good or better than the USVI. Lunch at Booby Cay was grilled lobster and Red Stripe. I believe...More

Thank christymmd
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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

We paid US $30 a piece for 6 of us. Gave the man $200 and was told he would have change for us when we returned. Went in a glass bottom boat that was leaking, just a little bit. Asked the captain if we could...More

2  Thank candicem59
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

Such a pristine place! Glad there is still places like this to see! Captain Nike was fabulous and the crew was too!

Thank annrich7
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Reviewed 20 December 2017

We sailed near the island and snorkeled at the nearby reefs. The snorkeling was quite enjoyable: a good variety of fish and marine life, and the reef was fairly healthy. If you sail in the area, take care of the reef being at or just...More

Thank Donald P
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L_M_Saggs
16 January 2018|
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Response from lorigayle717 | Reviewed this property |
No you have to take a boat. It’s well worth it. There are only 2 people on the Island. The cook and a lady that sells soft drinks and Red Sripe beer
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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
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Yes it is. Privately owned condos. But they rent them out.
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