Jasmin Hill Villa is located directly on the ocean in Ocho Rios, Jamaica approximately 1.5 hour drive east from Montego Bay airport. The entrance is off private Hermosa Road and as you pass through the Jasmin Hill gates you will see the beautiful landscaped sea view property. The classic stucco and wooden shingle roof home was completely remodeled to reflect its past history and add modern amenities. The extra large property (5 acres) 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 6 bedroom home with style and grace. The main house was built in the 1940's and is 3 bedrooms. There is a lovely 1 bedroom master suite in a nearby cottage with terrace overlooking the pool and a 2 bedroom garden cottage (Rosebud Cottage). In the original main house 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 veranda facing either the ocean or pool or in the indoor private dining room. The home is filled with fine furniture, original artwork and unique details. A Yamaha upright piano is located in the entrance room. Lush gardens or ocean surround Jasmin Hill with spectacular views from all rooms.
All bedrooms have quiet split air conditioning, ceiling fans, private bathrooms with showers (bedroom 2 has a tub shower combo).
-Bedroom 1 Large upstairs master bedroom (17 x 30 feet) with king 4 poster bed and 40" flat-screen TV. This bedroom has windows on three sides and a private covered balcony overlooking the ocean.
-Bedroom 2 King upstairs bedroom (14 x 15 feet) and 40" flat-screen TV. This bedroom also has a private balcony overlooking the pool and ocean.
-Bedroom 3 Queen bed in the downstairs bedroom (16 x 23 feet). This bedroom can also have a twin bed added if necessary.
Pool Cottage Suite
-Bedroom 4 King bed, private bathroom with walk in shower, 40" flat-screen TV, 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 rate.
Rosebud Cottage - In 2014 a new 2-bedroom cottage was added to bring the total bedroom accommodations up to 6. This charming cottage is in a beautiful garden retreat. Each of the two bedrooms is air conditioned and has its own en-suite bathroom with shower. There is a lovely outdoor private shower that can be shared by both bedrooms.
-Bedroom 5 King bed, private bathroom with 40" flat-screen TV.
-Bedroom 6 Queen bed, private bathroom.
The villa also includes a large spring water swimming pool. A new wrap around covered veranda 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. The reef and surrounding shoreline are a protected habitat and fishing is not allowed.
Jasmin Hill is fully staffed with a superb Caribbean chef, butler, an optional van driver with a deluxe 15-passenger Toyota van, a housekeeper, laundress and a gardener. The driver lives on the property in separate staff area. All meals can be served either in the large dining room or on three outside locations (garden terrace, ocean terrace or pool).
Additional guests over the villa maximum of 12 people will incur a charge of $350/week plus $150 for a roll-away bed per extra guest.
Children younger than 8 years old sleeping in their parents' bedroom will incur a charge of $150 for a roll-away bed. Maximum 2 children.
Lyndel Brown is the only owner approved driver for Jasmin Hill. He is licensed by JUTA and fully insured. He charges standard JUTA rates of $875/week for up to 12 passengers, or $1,200 for up to 15 passengers. Minimum daily rates are $135 and $175.Villa Amenities:
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