A romantic peaceful setting but only ten minutes walk away from shops, restaurants and tourist attractions. Beautiful self catering condo, with stunning sea views overlooking the bay of Ocho Rios. Set in 14 acres of scenic landscaped gardens. This property is suitable for couples, singles, friends and families both young and elderly.
Apartment re-decorated in May 2012 and new kitchen installed.
Columbus Heights in situated on a hill set in14 acres of beautiful landscaped gardens with fantastic sea views of the bay of Ocho Rios.
The apartment is bright and spacious, fitted with luxurious bamboo furniture and the living room leads on to a large gazebo furnished with table and chairs allowing you to dine in a romantic setting.
|Size||Sleeps up to 3, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Fishermans Beach 200 m|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||200 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Montego Bay|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, Yes, smoking allowed|
|Luxuries||DVD player, Staffed property, Sea view|
|Pool||Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Children's pool|
|General||Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Fax machine, Safe, Satellite TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Shared garden|
|Further details indoors|
With one queen size bed and a day bed the apartment can cater for up to 3 adults, or two adults and two children under 10.
Fully fitted kitchen with appliances. A housekeeper that cleans and changes linen/towels twice each week. She is happy to cook for you for an additional small fee.
|Further details outdoors|
There is a launderette on site if required.
24 hour Gated Security.
Private Car Park.
5 Swimming pools.
Beautiful landscaped gardens
fantastic sea views of Ocho Rios
The Manager is based on site for any queries.
Columbus Heights is set on a hill, it is an easy ten minute walk down to shops, restaurants and bars. The cost of hiring a taxi up the hill is normally S300 Jamaican Dollars (the taxis are parked on Main Street).
Redecorated in May 2012 and new kitchen installed.
Jamaica is blessed with sunshine through the year with temperatures in the 80 - 90 degrees Farenheight.
Jamaica is surrounded by mountains, rivers, waterfalls and the Caribbean sea. Ocho Rios is located on the North Coast of Jamaica and is a busy tourist destination and busy cruise ship port.
Ocho Rios is a busy tourist resort boasting many duty free shops, markets, excellent restaurants and bars. The property is five minutes away from Island Village built by Chris Blackwell, which has an indoor swimming pool, and water slides, restaurants, bars and duty free shops - located on the beach.
There are many good restaurants in Ocho - Ruins is a romantic Chinese/Jamaican restaurant built besides a beautiful waterfall - Just 2 minutes from the apartment. If you prefer Indian, there is a lovely roof top restaurant on Soni's Plaza on Main street called Passage to India. Mamma Marley Restaurant is situated on Main Street, and specializes in good quality Jamaican food and fresh fruit cocktails. On Sundays, Ocean 11 just near the cruise ship port (from11am - to 4pm) you can have a tasty Jamaican buffet and chill out to a live Jazz Band for a reasonable price. If you love Karioki, pop in to Ocean 11 on Tuesday night and sing your heart out. Scotchies is a famous Jerk Pork Hangout. It serves the best Jerk Pork/Chicken, festival, bamee, sweet potato and Red Stripe - located just in Mammee Bay ten minutes drive from Ocho. Island Grill is based by the Clock in Ochio, which specialises in reasonable food which includes chicken, rice & peas, festivals, fish and soup. If you fancy a coffee and English breakfast just pop into Burger King where they serve a good cup of coffee and bacon, cheese and egg croissant.
The famous Dunns River Falls is 10 minutes drive from Columbus Heights - every visitor must experience climbing the famous falls.
The new Mystic Mountain recently opened is five minutes from Ocho Rios. You can experience a cable car ride up in the hills and enjoy the scenic view from the mountains.
Dolphin Cove is Jamaica's award winning Water Theme Park - where you can swim with dolphins, snorkel, and many more activities. This is situated five minutes drive from the apartment.
There are many water sport activities in the area including snorkelling, deep sea diving, sailing, water skying, sunset cruises and glass bottom boats. Bob Marley's birth place (Nine Miles) is about a 45 minute drive from Ocho Rios.
You must experience the romantic sunset cruise on the Cool Runnings, where you can drink red stripe and rum punch to your hearts content and learn all the latest dances on board. A perfect way to experience the cool romantic shores of Jamaica.
There are many plantations and great houses to visit the famous (White Witch of Rose Hall) is about 45 mintutes drive from Ocho.
You can experience rafting on the White River - a romantic ride down the river on a bamboo raft, a must for couples.
Jamaica is the home of Reggae music and there are many open air concerts, beach dances and clubs and festivals - the most famous festival being Sun Splash in August.
If you love to party, there is a beach dance on Priory Beach evey Sunday, or the Amnesia Night Club on Thursdays (free for ladies). Island Village promotes live concerts frequently but if you would like a night at the cinema Island Village also boasts a cinema inside the complex. (Tuesdays nights 2 for the price of 1).