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'Live Like a Local in Jamaica'

Our Family House
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Our Family House
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The Guest room
The Cozy Guest room bed
The Guest room 2
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My husband giving our house Guests a tour
The infamous Blue Hole
The Blue Hole
Our house Guests enjoying the Blue Hole
Our Guest enjoying the Blue Hole
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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Ocho Rios, Saint Ann Parish, Jamaica
Come experience living with a Jamaican family in a quiet community on the outskirts of the resort town of Ocho Rios, Jamaica. My husband Richard and I have been involved in the tourism sector in Jamaica for many years and continue to contributed to nation building as we open our humble home to international travelers who want to experience the unique Jamaican culture and our colorful history.
Richard, who is a certified tour operator can show you our Island from coast to coast as he gives you historical facts while you explore this beautiful Island.

Come experience Jamaica from a different point of view, the warmth and friendliness of a people, the beautiful beaches, amazing water falls, swimming with the dolphins at Dolphin Cove, bobsledding and zip lining at the Mystic Mountain that over-looks the town of Ocho Rios, tubing or rafting d...
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About the Owner, Marcia B
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 70 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 115 days ago
Listed since : Apr 2013
Overall rating: 4.0 / 5.0
Based on 7 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
Richard and I are generally busy people with our daily task of earning our keeps, but we make time as best as is possible to interact with our house guests and assisting where we can to make your stay with us as pleasurable as possible.
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Very good - based on 7 reviews
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  • English first
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  • Spanish first
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English first
English first
German first
Spanish first
English first
Level 4 Contributor
29 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2016 for a stay in November 2014
person found this review helpful

We stayed in a private room with bathroom at the ground floor for 10 days and the hospitality of the owners were superb! the bed was comfortable. I had problems at the airport because i needed the full address of the propriety and the name of the owner, so ask them for it before arriving. the owner's son came to...

Management response:

Richard and I are so happy you had a great time here on the Island and we were able to assist. Thanks for this glowing review and looking forward to seeing you again. Blessings! Marcia.


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Roger S
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 29 August 2015 for a stay in August 2015

“Live like a local” What a catch phrase, coined by the host of this home in the Content Gardens District in Ohco Rios. After accepting the proposal they invited me to share their beautiful home. This area is not for everyone, even though their hospitality is great, meals were not included, and for a hot climate there were no water...

Houston, Texas
Level 4 Contributor
22 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 May 2015 for a stay in May 2015
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The owners were very warm and welcoming. As the home is titled, a relaxed, refreshing local experience. They will also provide transportations for reasonable price.

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about kids
    Pets not allowed
    Ask about smoking
My rental is a family home, my family lives here. Only guests to whom our home is rented is allowed at our home. If you have a visitor, please speak to us first.
    1 Full bath
    1 King
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R 488
R 3 415
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About the neighbourhood
Our home is in a local neighborhood on the outskirts of the resort town of Ocho Rios. We are 6 minutes drive from the town center, beaches, shopping, entertainment and nightlife. Attractions such as Dunn's River Falls, Dolphin Cove, White River Rafting, Botanical Gardens, Fern Gully are all within 10 to 15 minutes drive from our home. There are daily route taxis from our neighborhood to and from the town center.

There is ample parking at our home if you are driving your own car.
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