Photos and Description of this 6 bedroom holiday home in Ocho Rios
Bedrooms 6, Bathrooms 6, Sleeps 12
Jasmin Hill Villa is located directly on the ocean in Ocho Rios, Jamaica approximately 1.5 hour drive east from Montego Bay airport. This classic stucco and wooden shingle roof home was completely remodeled to reflect its past history and add modern amenities. The extra large, four plus acre lot includes over 500 feet of ocean front. Jasmin Hill is surrounded on all sides by lush tropical vegetation. The villa is within walking distance to Sandals Ocho Rios and approximately one mile east of downtown Ocho Rios.
Jasmin Hill is a very spacious and comfortable home built in the 40's with style and grace. Extra large rooms all have hardwood or ceramic tile floors. The art filled living room overlooks the sea, pool and side courtyard garden. Dining can be on the new, large verandah facing either the ocean or pool, in the courtyard garden or in the indoor private dining room. The home is filled with fine furniture, original artwork and unique details. A well tuned Yamaha upright piano is located in the entrance room. Lush gardens or ocean surround Jasmin Hill with spectacular views from all rooms.
Bedroom Configuration: Main House -Bedroom 1 Large upstairs master bedroom with king 4 poster bed, private bath, ceiling fan and air- conditioning. This bedroom has windows on two sides and a private covered balcony overlooking the ocean. -Bedroom 2 King upstairs bedroom with private bath, ceiling fan and air- conditioning. This bedroom also has a private balcony overlooking the pool and ocean. -Bedroom 3 Queen bed in the downstairs bedroom , with private bath, air-conditioning and ceiling fan. This bedroom can also have a twin bed added if necessary. Cottage Suite -Bedroom 4 King bed, private bathroom with walk in shower, double French doors to a private porch overlooking the pool and sea. The suite is fully air-conditioned. This bedroom is only available at the 4-bedroom rates. Cook's Cottage - In January 2014 a new 2-bedroom cottage was added to bring the total bedroom accommodations up to 6. This charming cottage, once the residence of the Jasmin Hill cooks has been completely rebuilt and updated into a beautiful garden retreat. Each of the two bedrooms is air conditioned and has its own en-suite bathroom. -Bedroom 5 King bed, private bathroom and air conditioning -Bedroom 6 2 twin bes, private bathroom and air conditioning.
The villa also includes a large spring water swimming pool. A new wrap around covered verandah is perfect for morning breakfast or evening cocktails. Ocean swimming is especially wonderful from the Jasmin Hill dock. Stone steps lead into crystal clear water and sandy bottom. Within 50 yards of shore is a wonderful coral reef perfect for snorkeling.
Jasmin Hill is fully staffed with a superb Caribbean chef, butler, an optional van driver, a housekeeper, laundress and a gardener. The driver lives in small cottages on the property. All meals can be taken "at home" either in the large dining room or on three outside locations (garden terrace, ocean terrace or pool).
Villa Amenities: Completely renovated with new bathrooms, mahogany windows and doors, balconies, verandahs and spectacular new entrance through landscaped gardens. 4 large bedrooms with en-suite bath and air-conditioning All new luxury bathrooms Large fresh water pool Gym located in a traditional Caribbean cottage in the jungle and overlooking the sea Sea level sun deck with stone steps into the ocean 3 Sea kayaks Spacious covered outdoor verandah for dining or relaxing Yamaha piano Convenient to all sights and shopping in Ocho Rios Full staff
The property has steps leading down to a jetty which in turn has steps into the sea.
Jamaica is often times referred to as a cultural superpower, because though a very small island nation, it’s name and various aspects of it’s culture especially music is world renowned. Jamaica is the third largest island in the Caribbean and is one of the larger set of islands referred to as the Greater Antilles. There are lots of things to do on land or in the water in Jamaica. Go four-wheeling to Sandy Bay, swing through the trees on a canopy tour or swim with dolphins in Ocho Rios. Other popular activities include hiking, horseback riding, diving, SCUBA diving and other water sports or relaxation on the beaches. There’s something for everyone to do.