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Address: Les Cayes, Haiti
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If you go to Les Cayes, you have to go to Gelee

Gelee is the place to be when visiting Les Cayes. Go in the late afternoon for a cold Prestige and some great seafood. It is not fancy but makes up for it in character. Sit... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 25 September 2016
James B
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Gelee is the place to be when visiting Les Cayes. Go in the late afternoon for a cold Prestige and some great seafood. It is not fancy but makes up for it in character. Sit outside of a row of restaurants and enjoy watching people, and hanging with random dogs. Great fish, lambi (conch) and langouste (lobster). Not fancy, but... More 

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Pondicherry, India
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

a beach, durty... not to swim.. but some nice little restaurants... a must of Les Cayes. if you like beaches, push all the way to Port Salut.

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2016

its always a pleausre to be at Gelee festival every summer...a lot of fun, good food, and the beach is one of the best in all the Carribean...I will come back agsain!!!

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Haiti
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2015

Because my parents are from the South of Haiti, I know most of the touristic places overthere. I travelled with friends as a kind of tour guide

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2015

long beach for romantic walks the water is a lil rough for bathing but the ambiance on the beach and over the bridge is very good had loads of fun sampling the different local cuisines im heading back again 2015

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Boca Raton, Florida
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2015

truly noting to do and the beach was dirty - the restaurants were not cleaned, they over priced once they realized your are a tourist.

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Newark, New Jersey
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2014

Every time I come home to Les Cayes, I go to eat at Gelee Beach. The food here is something to remember.Although it takes close to 45 minutes to cook and prepare the food, it is well worth the wait. Its nice to sit by the beach and eat their delicious food. The beach is rather simple and not very... More 

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Turin, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2014

Very simple but very good food. I suggest to order in advance and have the small langustine, lobster.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2014

Les Cayes is the most beautiful town situated in southwest Haiti and it is the capital of the Sud Department. This place has six communes, which include Torbeck, Les Cayes, Maincihe, Camp-Perrin, Île à Vache and Chantal. There are several attractive places where you can visit and spend memorable day with your partner. I and my wife visit Gelee beach... More 

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