Visiting the other Jamaica Inn

  • January 28th, 2014
  • Posted by Jamaica Inn
  • News, Staff

We are sure you’re familiar with the other Jamaica Inn in Cornwall, UK. This 400-year old inn and historic smuggling museum was made famous by well-known author Daphne Du Maurier who after visiting the inn in 1930, was inspired to write her most famous novel, Jamaica Inn. The novel was even dramatized by Alfred Hitchcock.
If you are in the UK or …


A Blast From Our Glamorous Past

Members of the Chaîne des Rôtisseurs, a prestigious global culinary society, recently gathered at Jamaica Inn for their annual induction ceremony. Jamaica Inn General Manager, and member of the organization, Kyle Mais offered to host the event at our intimate resort.
The nostalgia of the “glam past” and “jet-setting” era of the 50′s and 60′s, whereby Hollywood royalty mixed with British …


One of the “Top 25 Luxury Hotels in the Caribbean”

We are honored to share that Jamaica Inn has just been named one of the “Top 25 Hotels in the Caribbean” in the 2014 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards. Our intimate resort was categorized among the “Best Luxury Hotels in the Caribbean” with a ranking as the No. 1 hotel in Jamaica and the No. 3 hotel in the Caribbean!
TripAdvisor’s annual Travelers’ Choice awards …


“Noon Time Nyam Up”

We have added a lovely new tour to our repertoire of fun things to do when you are staying at Jamaica Inn.
“Noon Time Nyam Up” is all about experiencing a real Jamaican cook-up, featuring a 3-course luncheon farm-to-table style. Guests enjoy a presentation about the fruits and vegetables used for cooking (some harvested from the estate), as well as a …


The Enchanting Firefly

Located in St. Mary (about a twenty minute drive out of Ocho Rios heading to the Eastern side of the island towards Port Antonio), Firefly is perched up on a hillside with the most magnificent views of the coast. This must have been the motive for Noël Coward to immediately take interest in the land and build what would become an …