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Best of Jamaica in Jamaica 2002 Results

The results are in from our our 2002 "Best of Jamaica" survey. Below are the results of each category for the "Best of Jamaica".

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TOURIST

BEST TOURIST ATTRACTION IN JAMAICA:
Dunn’s River

BEST TOURIST ATTRACTION IN MONTEGO BAY:
Holiday Inn Sunspree

BEST TOURIST ATTRACTION IN OCHO RIOS:
Dunn’s river falls

BEST TOURIST ATTRACTION IN NEGRIL:
Negril’s Seven Mile Beach

BEST GOLF COURSE:
The Half Moon Hotel’s golf course

BEST HOTEL IN JAMAICA:
Jamaica Grande, Le Meridien Jamaica Pegasus, and Sandals

BEST HOTEL IN KINGSTON:
Hilton

BEST HOTEL IN MONTEGO BAY:
Beaches

BEST HOTEL IN NEGRIL:
Sandals

BEST HOTEL IN OCHO RIOS:
Franklyn Dean Resort, Jamaica Grande, Renaissance Jamaica Grande, Sandals Dunn’s River

BEST HOTEL FOR A WEDDING:
Beaches Negril, Club Ambiance, Hilton Kingston, Sandal’s Couples in Ochi, Swept Away

BEST HOTEL WELCOME:
Holiday Inn Sunspree – Montego Bay

BEST PLACE TO BUY CRAFTS:
Montego Bay Crafts market and Ocho Rios Craft Market

BEST DUTY FREE STORES:
Sangster Airport Montego Bay

JAMAICA LIFE

BEST ACTOR:
Oliver Samuel

BEST ACTRESS:
Fay Ellington

BEST AIRLINE:
Air Jamaica

BEST ANNUAL EVENT:
Jamaican Carnival

BEST MUSEUM:
Bob Marley Museum

BEST NEWSPAPER:
The Gleaner

BEST NIGHT CLUB:
Margaritaville (Ocho Rios, Montego Bay and Negril)

BEST POLITICIAN:
PJ Patterson

BEST RADIO PERSONALITY:
Barbara Gloudon, Barry Gordon, Dion ‘wake dem up’ Mathes, Jerry D, Mutty Perkins, Paula Ann Porter

BEST RADIO STATION:
Irie FM

BEST STAGE SHOW 2002:
Shaggy

BEST TV STATION:
TV J

BEST CRICKET PLAYER:
Courtney Walsh

BEST TRACK ATHLETE:
Merlene Ottey

BEST FOOTBALL PLAYER:
Ricardo Gardener

FOODS

BEST BAKERY:
Captain’s Bakery

BEST BEEF PATTY:
Tastee Patty

BEST ESCOVITCH FISH:
Faiths Pen, Hellshire, Port Royal, Jerk supreme

BEST JERK CHICKEN:
Boston Jerk, Pork Pit Montego Bay

RECREATION

BEST OVERALL BEACH IN JAMAICA:
7-mile in Negril

BEST BEACH IN KINGSTON/PORTMORE/SPANISH TOWN:
Hellshire

BEST BEACH IN MONTEGO BAY:
Doctor’s Cave

BEST BEACH IN NEGRIL:
Negril’s Seven Mile Beach

BEST BEACH IN OCHO RIOS:
Beach on Couples Resort, James Bond Beach, The beach on the San Cousi property

JAMAICAN BOOK 2002:
One Love by Robbie Earle and Jamaican Life

BEST BOOK STORE:
Sangsters

BEST JAMAICAN DJ:
Bennie Man

[#:5}RESTAURANTS

BEST NATURAL FOOD/VEGETARIAN RESTAURANT:
Eden

BEST CHINESE RESTAURANT:
Bamboo Village, Dragon Court, jade garden

BEST ITALIAN RESTAURANT:
Evita’s, Papillion – Negril

BEST SEAFOOD RESTAURANT:
Pelican Montego Bay

BEST JAMAICAN RESTAURANT:
Island Grill, Pork Pit Montego Bay

ENTERTAINMENT

BEST JAMAICAN REGGAE ARTIST:
Beenie Man

BEST JAMAICAN REGGAE BAND:
Morgan Heritage, Third World, TOK

JAMAICA ONLINE

Thanks for voting us NO. 1 in all website categories below. However we stated that the votes were for other sites not Jamaicans.com.

BEST MUSIC/ENTERTAINMENT WEBSITE:
www.reggae.com and www.whaddat.com

BEST NEWS & INFORMATION WEBSITE:
www.Go-Jamaica.com – Gleaner

BEST JAMAICA SEARCH WEBSITE:
www.top5jamaica.com

BEST SPORTS WEBSITE:
www.thereggaeboyz.com

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