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Hip Strip

Gloucester Avenue, Montego Bay, Jamaica
+1 876-952-4777
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US$ 65.00*
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Montego Bay Sightseeing and Shopping Tour
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“Touristy Glitz”
Gloucester Avenue, Montego Bay, Jamaica
+1 876-952-4777
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Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Lots of souvenir shops , one after the next. Some of them even try to call it "mall". Don't expect much. What u also can get or easily find guys offering tours , a taxi or marihuana... In the evening hours there is lots of...More

Thank marcoziegler
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Nice stylish up to date clothes and accessories, they do not try to rip you off or hassle you, very nice staff

Thank MyPeaceRN16
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Returning to the Hip Strip with friends after three years and this being their first. Wow what a disappointment it was after telling them what fun it is bartering with local friendly people. The fun has way gone as ALL of the shops are now...More

Thank 2TravellingGeordies
Reviewed 22 December 2016

if you don't want to feel ripped off DON'T go to Margaritaville,vastly overpriced and non branded spirits sold in place of the real thing,we went over the road to a little shack called Tease,had some local food and a few beers for a fraction of...More

2  Thank donna179
Reviewed 18 December 2016

We stayed at the Deja Hotel (Across from the Doctor's Cave beach), and walked about 10 minutes in both directions on Glouchester Ave You are going to get hawked as you walk by every store, trying to drag you in. Keep in mind, if you...More

7  Thank Les S
Reviewed 15 December 2016

It sounds hip but really it's a crowded street with tourist shops all selling the same stuff. You walk into one and you are immediately pushed to buy something. A Burger King and Margaritaville at one end and a few bars in between and that's...More

2  Thank Gerry M
Reviewed 14 December 2016

if you go down the hip strip be aware that you will get hassle and almost dragged into the shops , also feel obliged to buy , and its NOT cheap

Thank Sue T
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Most of the shops sell the same items , just different prices , Never pay the asking price ,always ask for a little discount .

Reviewed 10 December 2016

Not a lot of variety to sell and locals didn't seem as aggressive a other places I have been, we were there when a a cruise ship arrived so people were everywhere but not impressed with anything that we saw or seen.

Thank AroundTheWorldKen
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Ride the Hop On/ Hop off bus and got off at this stop to get some Jamaican patties and browse the shops. We did, with instructions from bus driver, find a small store that had some very good patties. However, the shopping was no fun...More

1  Thank Cherie G
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Are the prices at hip strip in USD or JMD? Thanks
20 March 2017|
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Response from ndennifer | Reviewed this property |
They will sell in USD and convert to JMD. Its a tourist shopping area.
are there casinos in montego bay
28 December 2016|
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Response from Lynda H | Reviewed this property |
No, it is not legal as of yet.
We have never been to Jamaica and just wondering did you feel safe on hip strip? or is it creepy like DRepublic? Do they sell any real gold jewelry? Thanks
22 November 2016|
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Response from phred209 | Reviewed this property |
very safe. we found very nice jewelry at reasonable price. we prefer jamica over the north shore of dr.