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Datura Villa

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Villa -
5 Bedrooms , 15 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Montego Bay, Saint James Parish, Jamaica
Datura Villa is a five bedroom, fully staffed, private vacation destination that is located just seven miles from the Montego Bay airport in the town of Reading. The villa sits 500 feet above sea level, on nine private acres, and affords spectacular views of Montego Bay and its islands. <BR>Originally built in 1930 by the editor of The New Yorker magazine, the villa has the amenities of a fine hotel and yet offers affordable luxury, privacy, and close proximity to all tourist activities, nightlife, and the airport. <BR><BR>Within the house is a high-ceiling, grand living room with mahogany floors, a library, bar, TV room with a state-of-the-art LCD projector and eight foot screen, antiques, a screened-in dining room overlooking the aquamarine waters below, and a modern commercial kitchen with pantry, ice maker, two refri... Read more
About the Owner, Randel C
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 80 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 487 days ago
Listed since : Feb 2010
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 48 reviews and 3 properties
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Listing #HL1101551
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Jennifer...
1 review
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Reviewed 5 January 2016 for a stay in December 2015
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We spent the week after Christmas 2015 at Datura. It was our second visit to Datura and it won't be our last. The villa staff makes the stay more than just a vacation. You feel like you are among friends and that adds to your relaxation. Shereen's cooking is amazing. For those of you who like to "eat local," they've...

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Kristina...
Melbourne, Florida
2 reviews
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Reviewed 11 January 2015 for a stay in December 2014
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people found this review helpful

We stayed at Datura Villa for a whole week this past December and I have been day dreaming about returning ever since. There were 3 couples total and one brought their college age daughter. It was everyone's first time visiting Jamaica and our experience was nothing short of wonderful! The property and villa are extremely well kept and the staff...

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ianr197
Miami Beach, Florida
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 31 October 2014 for a stay in September 2014
1
person found this review helpful

A friend invited me to spend a couple of days in Jamaica at Datura Villa last month, and I can't say enough about this beautiful property and the wonderful staff running the show! First of all, Datura Villa is located about 20 minutes from the airport in Montego Bay. Chisholm, the property manager, met me at the airport and pointed...

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Management response:

Thank you for such a wonderful review! I would like to correct one point about our swimming pool. It is not a salt water pool. Rather, our swimming pool is a fresh water pool that uses a salt chlorination system which produces free chlorine ions but no chloramines--the chemicals that are responsible for the chlorine smell of pools, as well...

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(4)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (4)
  • Fax
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Gym
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shower Rooms (5)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
Bathrooms
    5 Showers
    4 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    4 Fulls
    1 Crib
    2 Twins
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Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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