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The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card on arrival. Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

Cancellation / No Show & Reduction in Numbers Policy

25% non refundable deposit

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

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Reggae Hostel Ocho Rios

Book more than 2 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Wonderful Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Awesome Cleanliness
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Property Description

Chill, Vibe and Connect at Reggae Hostel Ocho Rios! Chill with us in comfortable rooms and dorms, lounge areas with free wifi. Vibe with us as we create an enjoyable social environment full of activities. Connect through our links to local life delivering rich experiences! Ocho Rios is the perfect base from which to explore the North Coast. Reggae Hostel is situated near the center of town within easy walk of everything. We are just 100 meters away from the main beach and there are other beaches within easy reach. The social vibe at the hostel makes it easy for you to meet other guests from all over the world and share adventures. The lush hills and valleys around Ocho Rios provides an amazing backdrop that will take your breath away. There are hidden gems around Ocho Rios that will dazzle you and our front desk will help you get there! Each evening chill on our roof top lounge to the sounds of reggae music and compare stories of your days adventures. Later let's party together at nearby nightclubs or soundsystem reggae events. After we will head to the market and eat street food. Ocho Rios has a strong local character and we will show you where it is found. A vibrant town with a lot of great local food with probably the best Rasta vegan selection of restaurants. There is a shared kitchen where you can prepare your own food. There are nearby supermarkets where you can buy all types of food and there is a traditional farmers market in the middle of town where you can buy fresh Jamaican produce. We have a great combination of rooms that range from large air conditioned dorms (some dorms are fan only), private rooms with cable TV and kitchenette to basic budget rooms. All rooms have enuite bathrooms. Come and enjoy our hospitality we are looking forward to seeing you!

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 8.1

  • Security 8.9

  • Location 8.9

  • Staff 8.9

  • Atmosphere 9.1

  • Cleanliness 7.4

  • Facilities 7.4

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    10 Oct 2019
    Love this place. The staff are SO nice. The two ladies that work at reception are super nice and super helpful and even gave me somewhere to get my hair done before a wedding, changed our room super quick when we had a little issue with it. Rooms are cool and location is awesome. also it would be a crime not to have a fresh juice or food from the vegan cafe on the rooftop it was delish!!
    England, Female, 25-30
  • 10.0


    02 Aug 2019
    Great location, great staff and perfect vibes
    Mexico, Male, 25-30
  • 9.4


    20 Sep 2019
    Best hostel in Jamaica I.M.O. Organized events, good vibes and amazing staff. 2 second walk from the beach and the staff helps you out with insights and recommendations. Super fun!
    Canada, Male, 25-30
  • 9.4


    15 Jul 2019
    Great location right next to the beach! Very helpful staff. Amazing chef on rooftop bar. Air con was excellent! The only drawback was the next door bar played loud music every night until 4AM.
    USA, Male, 41+
  • 8.6


    31 Jan 2020
    Staff were really kind, room was clean, very close to beach and town, free parking right outside. Lovely vegan restaurant on top patio with good reggae and vibes! Wasn't told breakfast was included so we didn't get to enjoy this accommodation but it looked yummy and homemade.
    USA, Female, 31-40
  • 8.6


    01 May 2019
    A place that attracts nice people, staff was very helpful, cleanliness issues are mostly bc of the residents - leave the areas as you want to find them!!
    Sweden, All Female Group, 18-24
  • 8.3


    18 Jul 2019
    Really great location for a hostel in Ocho! Staff were super helpful but unfortunately not much of a backpacker atmosphere and no air con in our room meant a sweaty nights sleep!
    England, All Female Group, 18-24
  • 8.0


    25 Jan 2020
    Basic, but sufficient for a short trip. Pros: Had a large room with two balconies and just steps from the beach. Extremely friendly staff. Centrally located. Cons: Hot water was absent. Walls are thin so you can hear neighbours clearly. Bring earplugs as the street noise and the neighbouring clubs can get loud on weekends.
    USA, Male, 25-30
  • 7.4

    Very Good

    09 Feb 2020
    The room was ok but like a lot of Jamaican places it doesn’t have windows just wooden slats so you can hear everything outside. Being woken up every morning at 6.30am with someone elsewhere using a very loud leaf blower was not pleasant. Could not get internet in the room.
    England, Female, 41+
  • 6.9


    28 Dec 2019
    Decent hostel for sleeping and meeting people. Rooms were not clean and not in good shape (dirt all over the bathroom floor, broken lockers, etc), although having a full size bunk was nice. AC only available 9pm-9am, and no hot water for showering. Staff were nice and helpful, but the nightclub/party that the hostel brought us to two nights in a row was not as promised by staff - no one was dancing and we were told there was no cover only to show up and have to pay a non-trivial entry fee.
    USA, Female, 18-24
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  • Free City Tour
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Air Conditioning
  • BBQ
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Common Room
  • Jobs Board
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Towels Not Included
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Luggage Storage
  • Postal Service
  • Shuttle Bus
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Board Games


  • 2015

    1st, Country Winners Jamaica

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