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The Durham

4 Durham, Kingston 6, Kingston, Jamaica


  • 70%Value For Money
  • 80%Security
  • 90%Location
  • 60%Staff
  • 70%Atmosphere
  • 60%Cleanliness
  • 50%Facilities

Property Information:

The Durham is a quiet guesthouse with the true local feel of Jamaican living. The house has five guestrooms, each with access to shared bathrooms. Additionally, the Durham now has three new garden rooms! Enjoy the outdoor living area in the tranquil backyard day or night. Feel like staying a while? Choose a room with television, fan or AC and refrigerator for your own use.

Experience the urban beauty that Kingston has to offer. The Durham is in a classic Spanish (gated) building on a safe residential street. It offers a variety of room types for the adventurous traveler getting to know Kingston.

Liguanea has all the comforts of metropolitan living. The Durham is walking distance from a variety of eateries with international cuisines, a shopping plaza, grocery store, petrol station and bank. Within a ten-minute walk you can be at the Bob Marley Museum. Jumping on a bus to other parts of Kingston is simple, too! The Durham is also ideal for your first or last few nights in Jamaica as it is only 20 minutes from Norman Manley International Airport. Want a ride with someone you can trust? The Durham offers airport pickup for US$30 (and transport to other parts of the island, too!).

And if you're interested in seeing more of the beautiful island of Jamaica, be sure to check out our other properties:
**Barcelona in Portland - http://www.hostelworld.com/hosteldetails.php/Barcelona-Guesthouse-Port-Antonio/Port-Antonio/41229
**Villa Sake in Ocho Rios - http://www.hostelworld.com/hosteldetails.php/Villa-Sake/Ocho-Rios/41262
**Contentment in Oracabessa and Queen of Spain in Falmouth (ask for details at the Durham)
**Mount Edge in the Blue Mountains - http://www.hostelworld.com/hosteldetails.php/Mount-Edge-Guest-House/Kingston/11468

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  • Latest Review

    If you're looking for a hostel full of young travelers, keep looking. When I arrived the place was pretty much dead. My room was a tent in the backyard. Cheap, only $13, but if you've booked this option you're in for one hell of a night. The Mosquitos are nonstop and there are no mosquito nets. There must be a dog slaughter house nearby because dogs were howling all night. The hostel is located in a decent part of town, and they do have wifi, so there's that.
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bar
  • BBQ
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Free Parking
  • Outdoor Terrace

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy.
Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay, unless otherwise stated below (see 'Things to Note' information).

The Durham Located at 4 Durham, Kingston 6, Kingston.
The Durham
Kingston 4 Durham, Kingston 6
69% 72
18.0234251 -76.7651224
The Durham
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