Jamaica Inn Foundation presents check to Oracabessa Bay Turtle Project

Recently, Kyle Mais of The Jamaica Inn Foundation presented a check to Mel Tennant of The Oracabessa Bay Turtle Project as a continued effort of support for the preservation of the sea turtle population in Jamaica.
Mel Tennant was very appreciative of the contribution to which he commented that “it is due to gifts in kind from members of the community …


Introducing Clearwater Villa

  • November 7th, 2013
  • News

With two separate cottage accommodations, Clearwater Villa is a Jamaican villa experience unlike any other.
Nestled on a bluff on the west side of the property with a separate gated entrance, families and groups will enjoy the ultimate in privacy but still have easy access to all the hotel’s amenities.
The main villa features two bedrooms with en suite bathrooms, an additional …


Meet “The Turtle Man”

Mel Tennant, our local turtle expert, is known by many across Jamaica as “The Turtle Man.” Here at Jamaica Inn, we are particularly grateful for Mel, as we rely on his expertise and efforts with sea turtle activity on our beach.
Mel’s interest in turtle conservation began when the tiny creatures showed up on his property. In 2004, Mel realized the …


The Grill Seargent at Jamaica Inn

On Saturday, October 26, 2013, Jamaica Inn guests were in for a special culinary treat. Celebrity Chef Brad Turner, a.k.a. The Grill Sergeant, showed off his talents and “Southern style” specialties with a six-course dinner.
The evening began with a cocktail reception on the west side of the property and a special cocktail created especially for the evening, the “Soca-Tini,” was served along …


New Spa Director: Sheree Jackson

Please join us in welcoming Sheree Adams-Jackson as the new Spa Director for The Ocean Spa at Jamaica Inn.
Sheree hails from the beautiful garden parish of Saint Ann, Jamaica. She spent her early years in the accounting field, but later discovered that accounting was not her dream. When she was introduced to the spa industry, she quickly realized that she had …


A Top Caribbean Hotel in Condé Nast Traveler

We are thrilled to announce that Jamaica Inn has been named among the “Top 15 Hotels in the Caribbean” in the 2013 Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards! Our intimate Ocho Rios beach resort received a score of 94.0 and ranked #3 in the region. To be featured as a “readers’ choice” among the many stunning hotels in the Caribbean …