Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday condo in Ocho Rios - The New Sandcastles Ocho Rios
Sleeps 2-3 spacious WiFi, daily house keeper services, 24 hours security,
The New and long awaited Sandcastle Resort, The Apartment known as Palm View Jamaica Apartments is situated in the D Block area (D12). The property consists of five three-storey buildings and has a colonial style design. It is located on Turtle Beach in Ocho Rios and is within walking distance to restaurants, nightlife, church and shopping. The resort has a tour desk, restaurant, sports bar, pool, activities for adults and children and some entertainment including a house band. The unit is a fully furnished 1 bedroom suite with a queen size bed, a living/dining area with a sofa, full bathroom cable TV, stereo, CD, iPod, desk top computer, wifi access and a music system. The Condo comes with a fully equipped kitchen. Daily housekeeping services except Sundays.
The resort has 24-hour security and provides a relaxed informal atmosphere and is located in the heart of the town of Ocho Rios. Because of its convenient location a car is not necessary as many attractions including a casino, the internationally known Hard Rock Café Restaurant and Bar which offers live music and the chance to view rare memorabilia from the music world, Jimmy Buffett's Margaretville Bar & Grill which is located in the Island Village Entertainment Complex and offers all-day fun, nightly entertainment, an interactive Reggae Museum and duty free shopping are all within 5 minutes walking distance.
Ocho Rios is located on Jamaica's north-east coast (the approximate middle of the northern coastline) in the Parish of St. Ann, approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes drive east from Montego Bay. Coming from Kingston Airport it takes about 1 hour and 45 minutes. The town is now the cruise ship capital of Jamaica and boasts large stretches of beaches many fringed by palm trees.
Area highlights include Dolphin Cove where visitors can swim with the dolphins and interact with stingrays and tropical birds and reptiles. Dunn's River Falls which is a must experience for first-time visitors, stepping stones allow visitors easy access up and down the falls under a stimulating shower. Another area attraction of interest is Fern Gully where under a canopy of trees a visitor is surrounded by thousands of magnificent ferns. Finally, for those who are reggae lovers a visit to the birthplace of reggae icon/superstar Bob Marley is a must.
Those of you who are interested in Usain Bolt take a day out and go visit his birthplace in Falmouth the locals are very friendly and will show you where he lived and the school he attended. This trip can organised by Mr Phillips who is our events manager for weddings, parties etc at Sandcastles or visit his shop that is two doors away his wife is very experience and will make that day even more special for you.
Services we provide:
Weddings, tour guide around the island, taxi’s, coach service that seat up to 9 - 12 people. Babysitting, fully qualify chef. Hire car services. Full chambermaid service. Advice for those of you who are purchasing and selling homes/lot. Attorneys-at-law- real estate and much more.
On Sandcastles Resort we now offered: Spa...... offering Massage, Facials, Waxing, Hair Care, reasonable priced...
24 Hours security cameras for the grounds as well as staff
Studio+ Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath (Sleeps 2-4)
Looking for a cozy vacation getaway? Look no more, here you will find a Beautiful Studio Condo in a gated community with 24 hours security. This condo is located in one of the busiest tourists resorts, it's within walking distance of the town center and Craft Markets. Surrounding by great night spots, restaurants, casino and other live entertainment. It's very close to the public beach and the world's famous Dunn's River Falls; it's also surrounded by Mystic Mountains, The Enchanted Gardens, Plantation Heights and many more great places of entertainment.
This apartment overlooks the palm view grounds as well as the beautiful view of the ocean and a majestic view of the palm trees. There is a friendly housekeeper who cleans and provides fresh linen and towels; she will provide additional services as requested.
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- non smoking only
- not suitable for children
- pets not allowed
- wheelchair inaccessible
About Dorothy & Jen Jen
My name is Jennifer I am from the UK in London, I have been living in Jamaica for five years and love both countries UK & Jamaica, I teach in Jamaica twice a week and the rest of the time is spent with the apartments and the villas that I managed around Jamaica as well as looking after my young family and my parents who are both living in Jamaica.
Dorothy & Jen Jen purchased this condo in 2002
Guestbook comments from the owner
My family really enjoyed this condo, very peaceful and clean the housekeeper who is employed for this apartment cooked and washed our clothes. She was extremely helpful in local knowledge. This apartment was home away from home my sister and myself will be booking this particularly apartment again that's for sure.