Designed by Prince Kasimir Korybut in 1993 and brilliantly renovated in 2012, Almond Hill is a lovely private home located on a former 500-acre coconut plantation just 22 minutes west of Montego Bay and one minute from posh Round Hill where guests enjoy complimentary resort membership.
A stunning renovation has created all-new design of picture-perfect bedrooms and modern en-suite bathrooms. Tall library shelves in the high-ceilinged living room house an abundance of books, movies, cable television and 6-speaker sound system. Notable are two new outdoor showers, one off the master bedroom, another by the pool.
Down a gentle slope a few steps from the house is the large private pool. Its poolside gazebo is a favorite spot for shaded lunches and private laptop time.
Perhaps best of all is Almond Hill's design around the comfy verandah ~ cooled by trade winds and located for its superb view nine miles across the sea to the harbor and town of Montego Bay. A haven for reading and napping, afternoon tea and conversation, the verandah is most memorable for wonderful candlelight dinners served here with the romance of distant lights of town and cruise ships reflecting on the bay.
While extraordinarily private behind its iron entrance gates and not actually within Round Hill proper, Almond Hill is situated in the Round Hill Estate, a one-minute drive from the Round Hill gate house. hotel, beach club and excellent Continental restaurant. Each week, two themed beach party buffets welcome Almond Hill guests for various fees.
If you left your pets behind while you take a vacation, be advised that Almond Hill is home to some lovable family dogs who are granted free run of the house and grounds. Dervy, Button and Survivor are totally friendly and fun. Cocoa is more of a sleeper. They all love guests!
King size bed, stunning en-suite bathroom with his and hers marble vanities, oversize bathtub, large open rainfall shower, and French doors to a walled garden and very private outdoor shower. Bedroom doors open to the lawn and gardens. For nighttime view of the lights of Montego Bay, leave your doors open all night.
Optional king size or twin beds, beautiful en-suite bathroom with his and hers vanities and slate-tiled walk-in shower. Bedroom doors open to the lawn, gardens, path to pool and view. For nighttime view of the lights of Montego Bay, leave your doors open all night.
Optional king size or twin beds. En-suite bathroom with bathtub-shower.
Queen size bed in smaller wing with separate garden entrance. En-suite bathroom with walk-in shower. Bedroom doors open to lawn and garden.
Round Hill Membership
A special amenity available to guests in this villa is membership at Round Hill ... just minutes from the villa and one of the finest private resorts on Jamaica's North Coast. Round Hill offers a jogging trail, gift shop, logo shop, beach bar, piano bar, Wednesday Manager's Cocktail Party, Continental cuisine in the hotel restaurant ... and unforgettable long sunsets from the waterfront terrace. For additional charges, members may enjoy the tennis courts, spa, Pineapple Kids Club, fitness center, a range of water sports and parties (Monday beach party and Friday Jamaica Night).
Note: Round Hill will be closed September 8 till October 14, 2015.
- Ceiling fans and quiet remote control air conditioning in all bedrooms
- Hair dryers
- 4-bedroom Deluxe private villa 1 minute from posh Round Hill
- 6-speaker sound system
- iPod dock
- Cable TV and DVD in living room
- Child friendly
- Complimentary cell phone
- Full staff
- Library of music and movies for parents and children
- Lutron lighting system
- Outdoor showers (2)
- Secure locking area for valuables
- Solar heated water
- View of the sea and night lights of Montego Bay, breathtaking day and night
- WiFi throughout (bring your laptop)
- 12' x 35'
- Poolside gazebo
- 2 Outdoor showers
Staff and Services
- Airport: 22 minutes via driver
- Beach: 1 minute via driver
- Town: 22 minutes via driver
- Check-in: 3:00 pm
- Check-out: 11:00 am
- For larger groups, combine Almond Hill with sister villa Coconut Cottage. Within walking distance yet also quite private, pairing the two will create nine bedrooms, two swimming pools, and a combined staff of twelve. Both villas come with membership at Round Hill for beach, tennis and other activities.
Jamaica Villa Notes
- Most Jamaican rental villas come with a full staff, consisting of cook, maid, and laundress. A private cook will prepare breakfast, lunch, and dinner -- meals that you choose based on your own personal tastes.
- A prepaid refundable security/damage deposit is required by most Jamaican Villas usually $500 - $1000 per stay. Please inquire with your Villa Specialist for exact amounts at time of booking.
Additional Villa Notes
- A typical grocery budget is $55-$65 per adult per day and $25 per day for children. This may vary up or down depending on market prices and menus.
|Now to Nov 21, 2015||3||
$ 643 € 591 $ 852 $ 821 615 £ 419
|Now to Nov 21, 2015||4||
$ 707 € 650 $ 937 $ 902 676 £ 461
|Nov 22, 2015 to Nov 29, 2015
$ 1,036 € 952 $ 1373 $ 1322 990 £ 675
|Nov 30, 2015 to Dec 11, 2015||3||
$ 893 € 820 $ 1183 $ 1140 854 £ 582
|Nov 30, 2015 to Dec 11, 2015||4||
$ 1,107 € 1017 $ 1467 $ 1413 1058 £ 722
|Dec 12, 2015 to Dec 26, 2015
$ 1,421 € 1306 $ 1883 $ 1814 1358 £ 926
|Dec 26, 2015 to Jan 9, 2016
$ 1,421 € 1306 $ 1883 $ 1814 1358 £ 926
5% service charge applies for holiday weeks.
Security Deposit: $500
Important! Non-USD rates above based on approximate currency conversion. Please confirm rate and currency with your Villa Specialist at time of booking.
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Out of Many, One People
Jamaica is a great destination for everyone and every occasion. While many venture to Jamaica to tan and relax on the breathtaking beaches, there is also a plethora of activities to keep travelers busy.
Avid snorkelers and scuba divers will enjoy the beautiful coral reefs and exotic marine life. Coffee lovers will take pleasure in the delicious home-grown coffee from the famous Jamaican Blue Mountains, which are also ideal for hiking and horseback riding. Sightseers will want to climb the world-famous 600-foot-high Dunn's River Falls, and bird-lovers will enjoy the Rocklands Feeding Station, home to Jamaica’s 27 native species. Those who want to see beautiful sunsets should partake in the Jamaican tradition and head over to the famous Rick’s Cafe in Negril, where visitors will not only see magnificent sunset views, but also watch brave cliff-jumpers dive into the crystal-clear water.
A villa vacation in Jamaica is also unique in that many of our villas come with a full staff (chef, butler, housekeeper and laundress) included. The friendly staff will treat you with their “No problem, mon” service, where everything you desire is at your beck and call.
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