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Firefly

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Overview
3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
12 guests
1 night minimum
Holiday Rental House
This high-spec holiday home has a unique location in rural Jamaica with breath-taking views, stunning wildlife, forest, mountains and a chance to experience the real Jamaica. It is in the undiscovered village of Bessie Baker - a 45 minute drive from Montego Bay airport and attractions - and offers a great chance to explore Jamaica at its greenest and most beautiful. The home has three very spacious bedrooms - two containing one double bed each and the third containing two double beds. There are also two double airbeds which can be added to the bedrooms or living area. The extremely spacious living area is completely open plan and comprises a kitchen, complete with double oven, American style fridge/freezer complete with water and ice dispenser, double sink with mixer tap, plenty of cupbo...This high-spec holiday home has a unique location in rural Jamaica with breath-taking views, stunning wildlife, forest, mountains and a chance to experience the real Jamaica. It is in the undiscovered village of Bessie Baker - a 45 minute drive from Montego Bay airport and attractions - and offers a great chance to explore Jamaica at its greenest and most beautiful. The home has three very spacious bedrooms - two containing one double bed each and the third containing two double beds. There are also two double airbeds which can be added to the bedrooms or living area. The extremely spacious living area is completely open plan and comprises a kitchen, complete with double oven, American style fridge/freezer complete with water and ice dispenser, double sink with mixer tap, plenty of cupboard space and all kitchen equipment provided. The living area also boasts a comfortable sofa and armchairs, plus dining table and chairs. The first bathroom contains a double jacuzzi complete with mood lights and music; sink and toilet. The second bathroom has a large spa-style shower, sink and toilet. The garden is a great place to soak up some sun, although the long-established trees surrounding the lawn also offer plenty of shade from the Caribbean sun. There is a large shaded patio which is a great place to relax with a drink and experience the many types of humming birds, unusual butterflies and fireflies which are so abundant in this area.More
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About the Owner
Howard B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:85%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2014
Interaction with guests
All Firefly guests are given clear directions and a phone number in case more instructions are needed en-route. Guests are greeted on arrival and, if required, given a walk through of the house and facilities. Guests are given a set of keys and a contact number which can be used at any point during their stay. There is always a person nearby for trip advice. A range of extra services are available, if required, at further charge. This includes daily housekeeping services, accompaniment/guide to island attractions and local cooks to create a range of Jamaican dishes including a barbecue in the private garden. These include jerk chicken, ackee and salt fish, rice and peas, curry chicken, jerk pork, sweet potato pudding and blended juices.
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Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

i had the pleasure of spending a month at this property... the place is not close to town , but if you are looking for a spacious place with friendly people and amazing views this is the place. Very clean and the shower was excellent...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank evonwilliams73
Extraordinary554446, VR Owner at Firefly, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2018

Thanks very much for coming. I hope to see you again soon.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
DVD Player
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
Fishing Nearby
Hot Tub
Refrigerator
Porch
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Washer
Outdoor Dining Area
Air Conditioning
Freezer
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
A Winter Sun Getaway
Cable/satellite TV
Ceiling Fans
Stereo System
TV
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Balcony
Mountain Views
Linens Provided
Secure Parking
Terrace
Patio
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About the neighbourhood
Bessie Baker is an undiscovered, beautiful village situated in the heart of rural Jamaica, surrounded by lush green mountains and offering stunning views. It is completely untouched by tourism or industry and a haven for people wanting the ultimate relaxing break or a wildlife adventure. Firefly Villa is perched at the top of a valley - surveying acres of flourishing trees, shrubs and greenery. The village is made up of roughly 20 homes including three immediate, friendly neighbours. It is possible to wander for miles exploring a completely different side of Jamaica to that usually portrayed - yet it is just a short drive from many of the most popular attractions and coastlines. This area offers a wonderful opportunity to see Caribbean nature up close and personal, at your own pace. It is ...
How to get there
The route from Montego Bay is fairly simple, although you quickly head out of town and onto rural roads, with stunning views. It is an 45 minute drive and directions are available upon booking. Cars are easily available to hire in Montego Bay and this can be done online so visitors can be met on arrival at the airport enabling them to head straight off to explore the island. Please use Google below https://goo.gl/maps/VBXkVcNTuKy Google maps will get you to Chichester, and hopefully to my house. If Google maps stop working once you get to Chichester please start using the instructions below. When you get to Chichester, turn right, follow the road and take your next left. (mount peto school is here, don't go pass the school) Follow the road until you come to a left turn, DON'T tak...
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