Springfarm - Overlooking Half Moon Bay.
Property 1345 Perched on two peaceful acres of gated, tropical gardens of lawn, flowers, palms, fruit trees and plantings is Skylark Villa.
There are views of the Caribbean directly overlooking Half Moon Bay. The other villas in the neighborhood are also on large private and secure properties of 2 to 5 acres surrounded by rolling lawns. There is a full-time live-in staff of three. One enters the house through a gated courtyard full of tropical plantings. The Living Room-Bar and separate Dining Room feature high cathedral ceilings and French doors opening onto a covered Verandah and a Patio-Terrace where the Private Pool is located. The atmosphere is relaxed, casual and very airy with the waters of the Caribbean before you.
There are Three Bedrooms with twin beds that can be made up as Kings and three tiled baths with showers and tubs. All rooms have ceiling fans and air-conditioning. Rollaway cots, porta-cribs and regular cribs are available. The house is suitable for honeymoon couples or family groups of up to eight if there are small children. The house is fully furnished with linens and beach towels that the staff maid will wash for you. The tap water at Skylark is safe to drink, as is the case all over Jamaica.
NEW Internet & Telephone at Skylark Free Internet & Vonage Telephone Service is now included for free in Villa Skylark.
If desired, the house will be stocked with an initial supply of staples and food that should last for two days (billed to the guest). There are many ways that food, wine, liquor and beer can be purchased: The nearby A&H Market will deliver food to the house; The Parkways Market is nearby and is convenient; The Blue Diamond Supermarket is about 8 minutes away; The best value for fresh fruits and vegetables is at the colorful, local market in Montego Bay;
Just Finished - An annex building with a fourth bedroom and bath. Skylark Villa is now a 4 bedroom / four bath villa. The bathroom has an indoor/outdoor shower and since the suite is in an annex,
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Discovery Bay, St. Ann
Property 1346 On its own sugary white sand beach lapped by the clear turquoise waters of Discovery Bay sits the charming home Sea Grapes. The translucent azure waters here are excellent for swimming and kayaking. Surrounding the swimming pool is a spacious grassy lawn, wonderful for children and games. Behind the house is the private tennis court, which can be lighted for night play.
Three bedrooms are in the main house - two upstairs, one downstairs. Two additional smaller bedrooms (most appropriate for teenagers) are in the cottage just behind the main house and adjacent to the tennis court.
Comfortable and unpretentious, Sea Grapes feels like home the moment you arrive. The tennis court, white sand beach and buoyant blue water invite playful days in the sun. From the pretty vine-draped verandah for chatting and reading - to the hammock for napping in the shade of the Sea Grapes tree - to the velvety lawn so soft under bare feet - here is a place to let your hair down. This is a heavenly retreat for guests seeking relaxation, excellent swimming and good service in an incredibly lovely location.
Driving time from the Montego Bay airport is approximately 60 minutes - well worth the drive through quaint old Jamaican villages and along a gorgeous seascape. (As a special treat on arrival or departure day, stop for lunch at rustic Time 'n' Place Beach, named "best beach bar in the Caribbean" by Condé Nast.) Discovery Bay is one of Jamaica’s treasures. Guests of Sea Grapes are privileged to live on one of the sweetest, prettiest areas on the Bay.
There is also a complimentary sea kayak and snorkeling equipment.
Property 1347 On its own sugary white sand beach lapped by the turquoise waters of Discovery Bay sits the exquisite home Sugar Bay. Interiors are distinguished by elegant custom-designed furniture, color-washed walls, gleaming breadnut floors, and fascinating objets d'art from around the world.
A sweeping staircase curves gracefully through the dramatic living room to a minstrel's gallery and cozy upstairs second sitting area with satellite/DSS television and VCR. Quadraphonic speakers fill the vaulted living room, verandah and pool area with sound. Salmon-hued Italian tiles, the blue mosaic pool, flower-draped balconies and porches, and textures of terra cotta and stone create a Mediterranean ambiance. From the large verandah, the soft grassy lawn gently slopes 30 feet to the 100-foot private beach.
Home-cooked meals are served on the verandah ~ or guests may opt to dine in the country-French indoor dining room, a quietly elegant space featuring a unique hand-carved sideboard and rush woven chairs. As a special treat, the staff will plan a torchlight beach party ~ chicken, lobster, tenderloin or fresh fish grilled on the outdoor barbecue.
The seaside gazebo provides a wonderful platform for watching glorious sunsets across the water and dining romantically by candlelight. Stargazing from this spot is magical.
Water sports are available just a few minutes’ drive from Sugar Bay. In lively Ocho Rios 25 minutes away are night life, excellent restaurants, shops, open-air craft markets, more water sports, Prospect Plantation Great House, rafting on the Martha Brae, jitney tours of a working plantation and dramatic Dunn's River Falls. Driving time from the Montego Bay airport to Sugar Bay is approximately 55 minutes. Discovery Bay is a pristine aqua jewel on Jamaica's north coast boasting some of the Island's most beautiful private homes. Sugar Bay is one of the best. Sea kayaks, boat dock, and snorkeling equipment are provided.
Property 1348 4-bedroom cottage with its own white sand beach! Great value for families! Close to all amenities! Great value for this 4-bedroom cottage located on its own sandy white beach front. Spanish Cove also has its own private swimming pool. There are two stories, with two bedrooms upstairs and two bedrooms downstairs.
The bedrooms downstairs are ideal for kids as you pass through one bedroom to get to the next bedroom with a king-sized bed and own en suite bathroom. Both bedrooms downstairs open out onto the gardens and directly to the ocean front. Spanish Cove amenities include a full staff of cook and housekeeper, fresh water private pool, large yard area, beach front, Barbeque grill.
There is a large upstairs verandah which is furnished and perfect for lazing around, reading a good book, gazing out to sea and watching the cruise ships go by, .... a most relaxing Jamaican holiday at an affordable price.
This villa is very well located to all the activities you would want on your vacation including sailing, boat rentals, kayaks, water skiing, snorkeling, sunfish sailboats, deep sea fishing, windsurfing, jet skiing, SCUBA diving and much more.
A short 25 minute drive are all the attractions of Ocho Rios, local craft markets, art galleries, duty free shopping, swimming with the Dolphins at Dolphin Cove, Jamaica’s famous Dunns River Falls, the new and innovative shopping center, Island Village with cinemas and the famous Jimmy Buffets Margaritaville where the action never stops, day and night.
Property 1349 Lime Acres is a beautiful and unique 3-bedroom, 3.5-bathroom beachfront villa with separate 2-bedroom cottage located in Whitehouse on Jamaica’s tranquil south coast.
The villa is about 1 mile to the new Sandals Whitehouse resort. Built in the 1920's as the residence of a lime plantation owner the villa sits on approximately 4 acres of land, filled with mangoes and other fruit trees.
The design makes extensive use of Jamaican mahogany and other tropical hardwoods incorporated into beamed ceilings and built-in closets. Many of the furnishings are original to the house, or beautifully crafted reproductions. Lime Acre is approximately 11/2 hours from the Montego Bay airport and about 1 hour from Negril.
The main house consists of 3 upstairs bedrooms; two of which have magnificent views of the sea and open to a verandah with views of the sea and gardens; the third bedroom has an adjoining sitting area overlooking the pool and sea. The ground floor has a spacious living/dining room with beamed ceilings, a den with TV and a wrap-around verandah for sitting and dining, and a terrace overlooking the pool.
The cottage has two bedrooms with one full bathroom, and a porch with sea and garden views. Outdoors the villa is surrounded by gardens and rolling lawns overlooking the sea. Next to the beach is a small, shady terrace with tables for relaxing or dining, and a jetty.
Lime Acres has a full staff of 4, comprised of butler, cook, housekeeper/laundress and gardener.
Property 1350 Welcome to Calypso Shores, a stunning, fully staffed, waterfront villa with private beach & private pool.
Located just 10 minutes from the Sangster airport in beautiful Montego Bay and situated in a lovely gated community with 24 hr. security, tennis courts, work-out facilities, and an oversized lap pool for your total enjoyment.
Enjoy the exquisitely maintained grounds and spectacular ocean views as you relax and let the staff (Cook, Housekeeper, Gardener & Property Manager) pamper you. Enjoy the use of 2 two-man kayaks, a 13-foot Hobie Cat sailboat, snorkeling equipment, and assorted water toys.
The amenities include: Wireless Internet, fax machine, Sony PlayStation, built-in indoor/outdoor stereo system, DVD/games/CD library, and much more. You are just minutes from 5 world class golf courses as well as from Montego Bay's "Hip Strip", Doctor's Cave Beach, The Houseboat Restaurant and Margaritaville. Further Amenities: Air Conditioning, Washer & Dryer, Covered Parking, Cable/Satellite TV, Music Library, Jetted Tub in Bath, Private Pool, Full Kitchen with Cooking Utensils Provided, Sub Zero Refrigerator, Dishwasher, Microwave, Ice Maker, Gas BBQ Grill, Covered Lanai, 37" LCD TV's in Master Bedroom and Living Room, Hobie Sailboat, Kayaks
Two King-sized Beds, One Queen-sized Bed, Optional One King or Two Extra-long Single Beds, Linens, Maid Service & Toiletries provided.
No Smoking Indoors, No Pets Allowed, Kid Friendly property.
Notes: Fully staffed with cook, housekeeper & gardener, private pool & beach, large covered patio, full kitchen with Sub-Zero refrigerator, stainless steel gas range, 37' LCD TVs in master bedroom and living room, wireless Internet, fax, DVD players, built in stereo system, Sony PlayStation & games, Hobie Cat sailboat, kayaks, snorkeling gear, water toys, two king-sized beds, one queen-sized bed, optional one king or two extra-long single beds, linens, maid service and toiletries provided, no smoking Indoors.
Ocho Rios - North Coast of Jamaica
Property 1351 4-bedroom Villa with Jacuzzi, beach access, 5 mins from Sandals Couple Hotel. Ocean View Villa has everything that you and your family could possibly need for the most delightful vacation to Scenic North coast of Jamaica and the attractions Ocho Rios.
Situated less than 2 miles from the town of Ocho Rios, this Villa is home away from home is SIMPLY the finest - a perfect base to explore all of the exciting things to do.
With 4/5 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms, ideal for larger families, and accommodates up to 14 guests in spacious comfort. The villa has a bright and spacious family room to relax in, with occasional and coffee tables, surrounded by leather sofa and a loveseat, plus an entertainment center with 32-inch Plasma cable TV, DVD player, and Bose stereo system. If you would like quiet time, choose to lounge around in our separate sitting room area at the front of the villa, where you can enjoy a little peace and quiet. If that's not enough fun and relaxation in your bar or lounge on the deck, with a cool drink.
limited selection of books, Desk, over 100 DVD movie perfect for adults and children. Powder Room on the first floor. Fully equipped kitchen where staff prepare meals.
Front verandah with seating. Rear covered patio/Verandah overlooking the pool and also have view of the Ocean. Perfect for breakfast, lunch or dinner.
Bedrooms - Second Floor:
Four large, spacious, elegantly decorated and designed bedrooms, each with own bathrooms, three are en suite, the 4th is shared with the 5th bedroom if needed.
Each bedroom has AC, Ceiling fans, private balcony. The Master Bedroom has Double Jacuzzi and Head Top electronic shower.
Total Beds in Villa
1 King size Bed.
4 Double beds.
1 double sofa bed.
The villa offers complimentary Crib, baby car seat and highchair for family with children.
Overlooking Sandy Bay in Ocho Rios
Property 1352 SCOTCH ON THE ROCKS' ideal location is a privately-nestled cove between two of Jamaica's most prestigious hotels: Royal Plantation 5-star boutique hotel and the legendary Jamaica Inn. While completely private, Scotch on the Rocks is just minutes from lively Ocho Rios.
Scotchie, as it is affectionately called, was originally built by the late Scottish Lord, The Earl of Mansfield. Today it is owned by members of the Red Stripe Beer family. Present owners have extensively renovated the home with concentration on accommodating families. Victorian fretwork and warm mahogany floors are original, while Italian Travertine reflects recent renovations. Interior design is a tasteful eclectic mix of high-tech amenities combined with Jamaican and English antiques.
The iconic gathering place is the large furnished verandah overlooking the vast expanse of deep blue Caribbean Sea that is Scotchie's "front yard." Sitting here genuinely feels like lounging on the deck of a ship with nothing in sight but blue sea and sky. It's heaven.
Stone steps lead from the main house down a slope to a private cove and fabulous crystal-clear cove, wonderful for swimming, floating, snorkeling and kayaking. Beside the waterfront deck is an outdoor shower. The gardener will place chaises on the seaside deck and the butler will serve lunch there if you wish to stay on the waterfront all day.
Scotchie's wonderful cook and butler merit special mention. Mealtimes here are memorable thanks to Cherie's wonderful cooking and Bryan's excellent service.
All bedrooms include closet safes, excellent state-of-the-art split system air conditioning and plasma TV.
There is an adjoining building connected to Main House by stairway to kitchen and doorway to garden.
Property 1353 Four Winds is a wonderful private and secure beach villa set in 2 acres of private gardens. There is a totally private white sandy beach, large freshwater swimming pool, and a beautiful night light tennis court. This waterfront location is a sheltered marina with a charming ocean side gazebo.
This villa has a telephone, satellite TV, video, CD player and stereo system. It includes a full staff of cook, maid, butler/gardener and night security. All bedrooms have been refurbished in 1999 and have their own en suite bathrooms, air conditioning and ceiling fans. The master bedroom is located upstairs with its own dressing room and private balcony.
This is a private retreat, with magnificent views overlooking the private pool and the blue azures of the Caribbean Sea. The other four bedrooms are on the ground floor. The large and spacious living room with a section for the TV/CD entertainment, and the other section for relaxing or entertaining guests. In addition, there is a very spacious and comfortable indoor/outdoor room which overlooks the swimming pool and is perfect for lounging and casual meals. This is a wonderful villa, a secret spot, for families who want a special vacation.
If you need a larger property for a larger group, Four Winds has a sister villa – Stone Harbour Villa with 4 additional bedrooms. Stone Harbour Villa is also a Beachfront villa- to connect the two villas simply open the gates in the backyard and walk to each other's property.
Property 1354 This comfortable, artistic Caribbean home allows visitors to swim in the blue-green water of the sea, sun on sandy beach, snorkel reefs only meters from its private cove, or paddle out to watch a vivid sunset in sea kayaks. Stone Harbour is also dedicated to those visitors who want more than a week of sun and sand, inviting guests to experience the ecosystems, history, economy, sports, and cuisine of this remarkable island.
Our staff is excellent - our cook will delight you with her traditional foods, as well as your favorites; our housekeeper will keep your room sparkling and your laundry current; our butler will serve your drink, dinners, and assist in all your needs; our gardener will be sure you know our tropical plants, eat from the banana trees, and drink fresh, sweet coconut water from our coconut trees.
The Master Bedroom has a flat screen TV, desk, couch and chair, as well as a king-sized bed. The Master has a full bath with bidet. The second and third bedrooms have two extra-long twin beds that can be used either as twins or joined as a king. Both bedrooms have full baths. The fourth bedroom is above the pool house, private, with TV, couch, mini refrigerator, deck, and view of Old Fort Bay and beach. All bedrooms have TV, DVD, and music capabilities.
If you need a larger property for a larger group, Stone Harbour Villa has a sister villa – Four Winds Villa with 5 additional bedrooms. Four Winds Villa is also a Beachfront villa- to connect the two villas simply open the gates in the backyard and walk to each other's property.
Overlooking Half Moon Resort Golf Course
Property 1375 Stunning for its massive renovation and outstanding new features. Today's Fairway Manor is a stylish multi-faceted 10,000-square-foot private home. Its rooms feature cool marble floors and overlooks the famous Half Moon 18-hole Robert Trent Jones golf course and a dramatic panorama of the Caribbean Sea. Half Moon Resort's Golf Course has the most spectacular views of the Caribbean ocean. This villa is 6000ft² and consists of 5 bedrooms on the main floor, and two additional bedrooms, a large Jacuzzi room, ensuite bathrooms on the upper floor.
Five bedrooms are downstairs on the pool level. Two more are upstairs. Each level features a central large living room and spacious open-air areas for drinking and dining, playing pool or watching sports, movies, etc. on either of two 52" televisions. An interior stairway connects the upstairs and downstairs levels.
No description of Fairway Manor is complete without mention of its delightful staff. Apart from routine duties, Butler Roy Tomlinson actually designed and laid out all the gardens on the property, and planted them with help from staff members Richard, Olive, Veronica and Janet!
The same Roy is a scratch golfer! He will instruct your drives from the practice range. He'll play a round with Fairway Manor guests who invite him, instructing and challenging through all 18 holes if you wish! No greens fees for Roy -- the club welcomes him.
The 1,200 sq. ft. living room is a spacious high-ceilinged room with entertainment center with 52" TV and DVD. Comfortably furnished on cool marble floors. A wonderfully dramatic architectural feature is the seamless 20' north window, completely open and of the best vantage points for viewing the many blues of the Caribbean Sea, the big sky and unforgettable sunsets. This just may be the best seat in town.
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