Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Jamaica is one of the most naturally beautiful, diverse and popular destinations in the Caribbean and Jamaica Inn allows its guests to enjoy all of the beauty of the island from a peaceful and relaxing haven.
Lose yourself in the stillness that surrounds the hotel, with no reminders of the outside world and just seemingly endless tranquillity.
For more than 50 years, the Morrow family has taken extraordinary care of Jamaica Inn. Marilyn Monroe and Arthur Miller toasted their honeymoon here. Ian Fleming, creator of James Bond, sipped martinis at the bar. Noel Coward, Errol Flynn, Katherine Hepburn and many more greats often graced the lounge and retreated to the spacious accommodations.
While more than 50 years have passed, the experience, setting and many of the staff at Jamaica Inn remain the same. This small luxury hotel continues to be a place of relaxed glamour and timeless elegance. Here, you will always find a peaceful, private haven to escape busy lives and re-embrace your loved one and the simple joys of living.
As you enter through the gates, General Manager Kyle Mais will greet you warmly. Kingsley and the Bellmen will help settle you into your home away from home, the friendly staff will sense your every need and respond with attentive yet unobtrusive personal service.
Gourmet Magazine has named Jamaica Inn as its choice for a romantic dinner on the island and the breakfast has been voted 'The Best Kept Secret'. The restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The Jamaican chef has worked at the hotel for several years, creating a satisfying mix of Jamaican and international cuisine. As everywhere in the resort, as much use as possible is made of Jamaican products.
There are only 48 Jamaica suites and cottages, adorned in crisp white and Wedgewood blue, set against a backdrop of green grass, vibrant flowers and glistening blue seas. The entire property is stylishly decorated but the outstanding feature has to be the huge balconies and verandahs extending from each suite overlooking the secluded beach or the Caribbean Sea. They act like open air living rooms and it's easy to see why they are the hotel's crowning glory. Each is comfortably furnished with a plush sofa, wing chair, breakfast table and writing desk. There are no TVs, radios or clocks. Only the magnificent surround sound of the sea.
Always pleasant and never pretentious, this truly is an intimate Jamaica luxury hotel. It is paradise. Pure and simple.
Jamaica Inn's crowning glory is its accommodations - spacious, impeccable and tasteful. Each suite or cottage provides such beautiful ocean views that they will stay in your memory for a lifetime. The suites feature a private, furnished balcony or expansive verandah overlooking the secluded beach or the Caribbean Sea. These exquisite outdoor settings bring the best of Jamaica to your accommodation. Each is comfortably furnished with a plush sofa, wing chair, breakfast table and writing desk. There are no TVs, radios or clocks - only the magnificent surround sound of the sea
Dining at Jamaica Inn delights all of the senses so you enjoy the food, the ambiance and your conversation. Savour a meal on your verandah, on the beach or at the acclaimed open-air Jamaica restaurant and enjoy gentle sea breezes, uninterrupted views, attentive service and delectable cuisine.
Greet the day with breakfast on the Restaurant Terrace overlooking the bay or in the convenience of the private verandah of your suite or cottage. Served from 7:30 unti 10:30 you may choose from an extensive menu of traditional favourites and local delights.
Refuel mid-day on a selection of freshly made casual fare including soups, salads, sandwiches and delectable desserts. Lunch is served at the seaside restaurant, at the Beach Bar, on the beach or on the verandah of your suite or cottage from 1 o'clock until 2:30.
Enjoy complimentary afternoon tea and an assortment of light snacks on the cocktail terrace from 4 - 5 p.m. daily.
Share a toast with friends, and the greats, in the Lounge. Start the evening from 7 pm with a drink on the cocktail terrace while enjoying complimentary hot and cold hors d'oeuvres until 8 pm. Cocktails are served by Teddy, who has been a fantastic asset of the resort since 1957 and has many tales to tell.
At Dinner you may dine on Chef Maurice Henry's gourmet creations under the stars while listening to live music every night. International cuisine infused with local Jamaican flavours highlights a changing nightly menu where you can choose six expertly prepared courses. Savour Caribbean lobster on Saturday Lobster night (in season).
Indulge in the freshest, finest room service dining, meticulously orchestrated by the dedicated staff who will serve your meal course by course. Enjoy each at your leisure as you dine by candlelight in the comfort and privacy of your verandah. A Jamaica Inn experience not-to-be-missed, at extra charge. A menu is available for in-room dining all day, from 7:30 am until 11 pm.
For a truly romantic evening, you can arrange for a private dinner for two on the intimate beach at a time of your choosing. Sit amid the soft sand and listen to the soft waves caress the shore as you savour culinary delights while gazing at the stars, and one another. We recommend making reservations in advance of your stay.
After 7 pm on the cocktail terrace, main bar and dinner terrace, a collared shirt with long trousers is required for gentlemen and ladies should dress accordingly. Footwear required, no flip flops.
Champagne coloured sand welcomes the gentle waves of the Caribbean sea on the Inn's private beach. The immaculate crescent shaped beach at Jamaica Inn is a popular gathering spot for guests.
Urgency of time is swept away at this private Jamaican beach resort, it is never crowded and there is always a palapa and lounge chair waiting just for you. So serene, you'll want to stay forever.
Relax, sway in a hammock, swim in the sea or enjoy the complimentary beach activities such as kayaking, sunfish sailing, snorkeling and paddle boarding.
Complimentary Wi-Fi is available in your room and in public areas, such as the cocktail terrace, main bar and the Library. The Library also has the resorts only television and a computer for the use of guests. You may choose to relax here with a game of chess or to browse through the selection of books or the photographs of the resort. Look out for the photo of Marilyn Monroe on vacation at Jamaica Inn!
You can also play Croquet on the lawn by the bar. Rupert (Rupee) has been here for over 40 years and is still the resident croquet expert, often found challenging guests on the court and providing complimentary tips and advice on your game.
There is an Exercise Room with stair climber, stationary bicycle, treadmill and free weights so you can maintain your fitness routine while away.
The newly refurbished Ocean Spa is nestled on the edge of a cliff overlooking the sea - indulge in a wide range of holistic treatments which make use of the finest local ingredients. Find your balance and lasting beauty with a treatment in one of the open-air spa rooms or upon request, in the privacy of your accommodation.
After your treatment, sip iced Lemongrass tea on the deck while listening to the sound of waves against the cliff below, nap in the shade or take a dip in the sea. Circuit training, personal training, private yoga instruction and other fitness classes are offered throughout the week too.
Soak in the views and sea breeze from the large furnished balconies of these upper floor suites offering uninterrupted views of the Caribbean Sea, beach and mountainsRoom Facilities & Features
Well-appointed suites with a spacious living room-style verandah overlooking the Caribbean where you can simply walk out to the lawn to start a game of croquet or go to the beachRoom Facilities & Features
Well-appointed suites with a spacious living room-style verandah located on the water (West Wing) or right on the beach (Beach Wing). Additional Premier Verandah Suites are located in the East WingRoom Facilities & Features
A favourite of Lord Cowdray of Polo fame, relax and take in gorgeous sunset views over the sea and mountains from the extra-large verandah. Inside, enjoy a large bedroom and separate dressing roomRoom Facilities & Features
A luxurious one-bedroom Jamaica cottage is centrally located within the resort just steps from the beach. Walk onto the sand from the verandah or open the large shutters for dramatic ocean viewsRoom Facilities & Features
Perched on a bluff overlooking the Caribbean Sea and surrounded by alluring gardens, Clearwater Villa is an exquisite Jamaican villa experience. A private swimming pool, and a walkway to the sea, you'll enjoy ultimate privacyRoom Facilities & Features
These private Jamaica cottages are perched on a bluff with stunning ocean views. Cottages feature direct access to the sea and all have private infinity plunge poolsRoom Facilities & Features
Perched on a bluff overlooking the Caribbean Sea and surrounded by alluring gardens, Clearwater Villa is an exquisite Jamaican villa experience. Three bedrooms in two separate cottages, a private swimming pool and a walkway to the sea, you'll enjoy ultimate privacyRoom Facilities & Features
These private Jamaica cottages are perched on a bluff with stunning ocean views. Cottages feature direct access to the sea and all have private infinity plunge pools. The second bedroom has twin beds or a king sizeRoom Facilities & Features
Spacious private sanctuaries offering panoramic views of the Caribbean Sea. Each features a living room and bar area, infinity plunge pool, outdoor shower and private entrance to the seaRoom Facilities & Features
This two-storey, one-bedroom haven is as breathtaking inside as the views beyond its French doors. Upstairs is one bedroom with a balcony whilst the ground floor opens onto an infinity pool and a deck cantilevered over the sea. With access to a private cove in the sea, you'll want to stay foreverRoom Facilities & Features
Extremely private on its own peninsula, the White Suite features a large bedroom, sitting area and expansive private grounds with large oceanfront sundeck opening onto a secluded pool and sweeping views of the CaribbeanRoom Facilities & Features