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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 23 October 2015

I have been to Negril several times, My last time I stayed at Donaldson's and will be going back. Very clean, staff is friendly and make you feel like family. a basic breakfast is included for a little more you can up grade. The beach is a stones throw away, we had beach front balcony room . I can't say... More 

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1 Thank 383gary
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Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

Wonderful friendly staff and clean rooms. You feel like family when your there, I would never stay anywhere else. The breakfasts are a great value and cooked to order whatever your pleasure. Definately be back and will always stay at donaldsons inn .

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Reviewed 5 January 2015 via mobile

I have stayed at this hotel twice. The location is amazing. The rooms are nothing to brag about, but you are yards away from the beach. The breakfast package that is included with the room is very minimal and they charge for coffee by the cup. You can rent a fridge for 5 bucks a day. The Reservation process is... More 

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Marlborough, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 30 May 2014 via mobile

If you like casual and relaxed and everyone knowing your name, this is a wonderful place. We have stayed here more than 20 times over the years. We have had all the family and used multiple rooms or used Madge's rooms across the street when we wanted privacy . We have brought kids. No kids. We've had weddings, bonfires. Land... More 

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Fairhaven, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 4 April 2014

From the time the Security Guard, McCoy met our Car as we drove into the yard 12 hours later than we were supposed to arrive (worst flight ever) when everyone else was in bed to the time we left our Jamaican Home we felt right at home and safe and comfortable. We had 1 of 2 Upper Beachfront rooms with... More 

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canada
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Reviewed 12 March 2014

has four rooms waterfront. they are great but the garden view are also very nice. great porches to sit on and watch the world go by.Lots of guests have been coming here for 5-30 years. Sunsets are fabulous and you can walk down the beach to lots of places to eat in bare feet. The beach is one of the... More 

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New York City, New York
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Reviewed 20 February 2014

We stayed at donaldsons for our honeymoon from February 3rd thru February 16th and we had a fabulous time! We were in the beachfront top cabin and the views were spectacular! You don't have to leave your porch to see the sunset! The beach here is the best spot in Negril for sunbathing and swimming. We brought a big raft... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Reviewed 29 December 2013 via mobile

I have been to Donaldson's close to 20 times and it is the most relaxing place I've found. Madge's restaurant, up by the road, is fantastic and eliminates the need to go far. And, the Inn Ting on the beach serves breakfast and lunch. When I leave home early the morning, I know exactly where I'll be at 4 pm... More 

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3 Thank ZoeyMeyer
Cape Coral, Florida
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Reviewed 3 September 2013

Truly a Jamaican gem right on the beach in Negril. Far enough away from the music venues to be quiet at night yet close enough for a moonlit walk down the beach for some live reggae. Rooms are always clean and the best bargain on the beach. Hot and cold running water, AC if you need it, refrigerators available for... More 

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Red Wing, Minnesota
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Reviewed 18 July 2013

well,what can I say about Donaldson inn.the wife and I have been there every year since 1981(twice one year)when we first went there there was no electric,so you had to prepare for darkness.(candles)the 7 mile beach had about 15 or so places to stay,and there was a lot of trees and jungle on the beach.you didn't even have to leave... More 

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Donaldson's Inn on the Beach

Address: Norman Manley Blvd, Negril, Jamaica
Region: Caribbean > Jamaica > Westmoreland Parish > Negril
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“The Ocean front rooms have an amazing view but the garden rooms are also quite nice with their front porches!!!”
 of 5 bubbles Rahlj, 4 Apr 2014 | Read review
“try to get water front for the view.”
 of 5 bubbles restleswanderer, 12 Mar 2014 | Read review
“Book early and reconfirm. As always when traveling, I recommend bringing your own pillow!”
  • another stunning sunset
  • sunset from the top porch
 of 5 bubbles Mkpdolan, 20 Feb 2014 | Read review
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