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Surrey County

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Surrey County

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Surrey County is a region of Jamaica.

Travel Warning WARNING: May 25th: Jamaica has declared a state of emergency in the capital city of Kingston. Many civilians are reported dead and some policemen have been killed. Gangs are currently protecting an alleged druglord wanted by the United States for extradition. The police and the army have been storming his stronghold. Ongoing riots and conflict within the city are likely to continue for some time. While most of the rest of the country is reportedly quiet, sporadic shooting has been heard in the Montego Bay area. Governments are advising their nationals to exercise considerable caution and to avoid unnecessary travel, particularly to Kingston.


Surrey County consists of the following parishes:

  • Kingston
  • Portland
  • Saint Andrew
  • Saint Thomas


Other destinations



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  • Relax at Long Bay Beach
  • Visit Reich Falls


  • Jerk Chicken and pork at the side of the road at Boston Bay, jerk capital of Jamaica
  • Organic and locally-sourced cuisine at Mockingbird hill



  • Ambassabeth Cabins, Bowen Pen, Portland Parish, 876-395-5351. You can choose between en suite Shower, Shower house, or river bathing. You can learn to cook Jamaican foods, learn about medicinal herbs, or help catch seafood. Nearby activities include waterfalls, a large river for rafting or lounging, the Cuna-Cuna Trail Pass, the Maroon Settlement at Mooretown, bananawalks, and others. Located 15 miles in between the Mountains South of Port Antonio in some of the Caribbean's last virgin forest. Cost of a double for a night is $50.
  • Zion Country Eco Beach Cabins, Muirton Pen P. A. (Long Road) Portland Parish, Land line: (876) 993-0435 Cellular: (876) 451-1737 (), [1]. Zion Country is situated on 1 acre of bay front property, beautifully landscaped with flowers, fruit and lumber trees. You can rent a beach cabin and ease into a laid back local lifestyle. Throw a line and catch a fish, snorkel in the turquoise and green-blue waters, see a dolphin or a manatee or just drink a beer with a local. Day trips to local attractions are also available. Lodging prices include breakfast. Lunch, dinner and drinks are available at an extra cost. Prices (USD) Single: $32/night. Double $42/night. Minimum two night stay.

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