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  OCHO RIOS, Jamaica (September 20, 2012) – The World Travel Awards has recognized Jamaica Inn, located in Ocho Rios, Jamaica, as ‘Jamaica’s Leading Hotel’. The prestigious World Travel Awards are decided upon by members of the travel industry and given to properties showcasing excellence in their respective areas.

Known for its 700-foot stretch of Caribbean shoreline and warm hospitality, Jamaica Inn has been one of Jamaica’s leading resorts since its opening in 1950. The property hosts guests from across the globe, giving them a casual, yet elegant vacation experience.

Accepting the prestigious World Travel Awards on September 14, 2012, at the Beaches Turks & Caicos Resort Villages & Spa gala ceremony, Mary Phillips, general manager at Jamaica Inn said, “This award means so much to the property. We spend our time making sure that all the desires of our guests are met. We truly want our guests to have the best vacation experience possible.”

Hailed as ‘The Oscars of the Travel Industry’ by the Wall Street Journal, the World Travel Awards is recognized worldwide as the ultimate travel accolade. With individual votes cast by travel professionals and consumers in over 171 countries, the WTA covers the globe with a series of regional gala ceremonies staged to recognize and celebrate individual and collective successes within each key geographical region.

OCHO RIOS, JAMAICA (JULY 2, 2012) – There is nothing more romantic than an enchanted summer getaway at Jamaica Inn, one ofthe most exclusive boutique resorts in the Caribbean. This elegantly timeless resort, hidden away on a serene private cove in Ocho Rios overlooking breathtaking ocean views, is now offering the ‘Celebration of Love 2012’ package, designed to create the perfect romantic escape for sweethearts celebrating their honeymoon, anniversary or just adding fuel to the flames of love.

The ‘Celebration of Love’ package begins at $3,197.00 per couple for five nights and includes*:

  •   Accommodations in a Deluxe Verandah Suite
  •   Chilled bottle of champagne in-room upon arrival
  •   Daily breakfast for two
  •   Five course dinner nightly under the stars for two
  •   One private candlelight dinner for two on Jamaica Inn’s extraordinary white sand beach
  •   A one-hour Couples Sunset Massage at the KiYara Ocean Spa
  •   Two VIP passes for airport departure that include fast track access through immigration and security as well as access to the First Class Lounge

Package can be extended for an additional nightly rate. This offer is available from now through December 14, 2012 excluding blackout dates of November 18 – 25, 2012. This offer is not combinable with any other special, and only applicable to bookings that both arrive and depart during the specified special dates. Package can only be used once per booking.

February 10, 2012 (Ocho Rios, Jamaica) – Jamaica Inn is proud to announce the addition of the new Cottage 7 to its portfolio of luxurious offerings. The most deluxe, romantic accommodation on property, Cottage 7 is a one-bedroom, 2,018 square foot, two-story cottage boasting breathtaking sea views, a 16-foot infinity-edge pool and a staircase that leads to a private cove in the warm blue waters of the Caribbean Sea.

Guests enter the cottage through the living room, complete with cathedral ceilings, large format shell stone tiles and contemporary Caribbean furniture. A wet bar on the first floor is finished with a beautiful handcrafted sink by Jamaican potter, David Pinto. 20-foot glass doors open out to a private veranda and infinity edge pool suspended over the Caribbean Sea. Just two feet below the pool deck is a wooden deck for lounging or dining, with a staircase leading into the private swimming cove. The second floor bedroom features a custom, Jamaican-made four poster bed situated in the middle of the room, against rich teak floors and luxurious carpets. The bathroom boasts a free standing oval tub, shower with iridescent glass tiles and a separate door to a pebble floor outdoor shower on the balcony. Two sets of French doors open from the bedroom to a balcony with views to the north and east – a front row seat to the breathtaking Jamaican sunsets.

To celebrate this lavish new addition to Jamaica’s most classic resort, Jamaica Inn is offering complimentary daily breakfast to all guests who book Cottage 3, 4, 7 or the White Suite from now until December 14, 2012. Guests of Cottage 7 and the White Suite will also receive complimentary daily dinner. All two-bedroom cottage bookings will receive complimentary breakfast from now until April 15, 2012.*

Also available this spring is the Jamaica Inn Spring Special.** Valid from March 1 to April 15, 2012, the special offers discounted rates of almost 20% on all accommodations. With room rates starting at just US $418 per night for a balcony suite, this offer is the perfect way to satiate your spring fever.

Newton, Mass. – February 2, 2012 - TripAdvisor, Inc. (NASDAQ: TRIP), the world’s largest travel website, revealed that Jamaica Inn was ranked the #1 Hotel in Jamaica and #4 Hotel in the Caribbean by TripAdvisor in its 2012 Travelers’ Choice® awards

Now in its tenth year, the annual TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice awards honor the world’s best hotels, earning their distinction from those who know them best – real travelers. Unlike any other hotel honors, TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice winners are based on millions of valuable reviews and opinions from travelers around the world.

“With the help of millions of travelers around the globe, TripAdvisor is thrilled to recognize the world’s most outstanding hotels for the tenth year of the Travelers’ Choice Awards,” said Christine Petersen, president, TripAdvisor for Business. “From the best bargain hotels to best luxury hotels, remarkable service, value and quality are the hallmarks of our Travelers’ Choice winners.”

As TripAdvisor has continued its growth globally, featuring sites in 30 countries and in 21 languages, the Travelers’ Choice Hotels awards now highlight a broader range of spectacular properties across the globe.

For reviews on Jamaica Inn, visit TripAdvisor.com.

For the complete 2012 Travelers’ Choice list, go to www.tripadvisor.com/travelerschoice.

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