Genteel Jamaica

An island escape worth visiting, Jamaica Inn is described by as one of the top Ocho Rios hotels.
Editor Tracy Barry writes:
Old world traditional and elegance abound. The staff and level of attention to service is impeccable.
Jamaica Inn sets itself apart from the many options on the populated coast of Ocho Rios.
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Cottage 7: a dream for skinny dippers

As Valentine’s Day is tomorrow, we all have love and romance on our minds.
MSN features their favorite hotel pools for skinny dipping, and features our spectacular Cottage 7 as one of the top!
Private plunge pools around the world are the perfect place for a little skinny-dipping romance. Peek at hotel and resort pools where tropical breezes caress your hair, water …

Ranked on U.S. News & World Report’s List of the Best Hotels in the Caribbean

Jamaica Inn has received recognition as one of the 2013 10 Best Hotels in the Caribbean by U.S. News & World Report.
The 2013 Best Hotels are calculated based on the aggregate opinion of travel experts and guests expressed through awards, recommendations and ratings.
Jamaica Inn is ranked #4 in the Caribbean and is the #1 Best Hotel in Jamaica. The editors at U.S. News commented …

Exhibition of Antique Maps, Plans and Engravings

Jamaica Inn is hosting an exhibition of Antique Maps, Plans and Engravings of Jamaica and West Indian Interests on Saturday, February 9 and Sunday, February 10 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
At the exhibition you will see many antique maps such as this one pictured here. First published 1589, Ortelius “Maris Pacifici” is the first map of the Pacific Ocean. This copy is the …

Can you get any closer to the beach?

Recent guests Seth and Clara G. from New York took this video from their Premier Verandah Suite in the Beach Wing during their stay at Jamaica Inn.
They said they have watched it 200 times since returning home to the cold!

We’re on Instagram!

For years and years, one must-have vacation accessory has always been a camera. Having photos of your travel experiences helps you relive them for years after the trip is over.
Nowadays you don’t even need a camera. Smart phones have cameras and some very fun apps for those into photography.
Do you Instagram? We do!
Follow @thejamaicainn to get your daily dose of …