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Villa Serene, Jewel of Black River

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4 Bedroom Private Beach Front Villa on Jamaican's South Coast
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1 of 384 Bedroom Private Beach Front Villa on Jamaican's South Coast
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Overview
4 bedrooms
6 bathrooms
12 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Villa Serene offers a real taste of Jamaica's South Coast. The property is off the beaten track but has all the comforts of home, nestled on a private beach and close to some of the best attractions. The property is great for lounging by the pool or a romantic night time bonfire on your private beach. The property is equipped with air conditioned bedrooms and has many outdoor and indoor entertaining space. The various nooks mean that it is ideal for multifamily rentals. There is a pool; toddler's wading pool and Jacuzzi. Guests have full access to all areas. No amenities are shared, this is your home away from home. Staff will be present at the villa during the guests stay. At Villa Serene, we are eco-friendly and focused on water and energy conservation. As a result, we refresh tow...Villa Serene offers a real taste of Jamaica's South Coast. The property is off the beaten track but has all the comforts of home, nestled on a private beach and close to some of the best attractions. The property is great for lounging by the pool or a romantic night time bonfire on your private beach. The property is equipped with air conditioned bedrooms and has many outdoor and indoor entertaining space. The various nooks mean that it is ideal for multifamily rentals. There is a pool; toddler's wading pool and Jacuzzi. Guests have full access to all areas. No amenities are shared, this is your home away from home. Staff will be present at the villa during the guests stay. At Villa Serene, we are eco-friendly and focused on water and energy conservation. As a result, we refresh towels every other day (if needed) and linens every third day. In keeping with our commitment, we also encourage guests to turn off all lights and air conditioners when leaving the rooms to enjoy the beauty of Jamaica's South Coast.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Half bath, 4 Attached (ensuite), 1 Shower
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About the Owner
Sheryl C
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2016
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Reviewed 10 January 2020

We rented Villa Serene for our family vacation. There were 11 of us (8 adults and 3 kids age 16,14, 8) and the accommodations were perfect. The house is beautiful and everyone is so kind and extremely helpful. Shamoir cooked for us for the week...More

Date of stay: January 2020
Thank Amanda M
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Reviewed 25 April 2019

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Date of stay: April 2019
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Reviewed 9 February 2019

Vacation of a lifetime. Great beach, kid friendly, in house cook Shamir is amazing food when you need it, great guy to visit with and he takes great care of you! Pool is so refreshing, clean grounds, see a cashew tree, lots of flowers. A...More

Date of stay: January 2019
1  Thank Lisa T
SHERYLC425, VR Owner at Villa Serene, Jewel of Black River, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2019

It was a pleasure to have hosted yourself and friends at Villa Serene.We are so happy that you experienced a true taste of Jamaica. Such an easy going; friendly and fun group.... makes you an easy 5 star rating for a guest. We are even...More

Reviewed 21 January 2019

Everything from our driver Clifford to the last details of our trip handled by Sheryl were perfect. Shamoir is such a good cook and all around great person. He became one of our group and we enjoyed his company very much. We barely knew Suzette...More

Date of stay: January 2019
1  Thank Jerry H
SHERYLC425, VR Owner at Villa Serene, Jewel of Black River, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2019

It was a pleasure to host Jerry and friends.A great group that enjoyed the South Coast of Jamaica. We could not have hosted a better group. Would highly recommend them to any future hosts. They were friendly and treated the staff with respect. It would...More

Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Sheryl and her staff were absolutely amazing! Shamoir made some great meals and was super accommodating to our requests. He went and got us fresh lobster one day, it was delicious. The bugs are off the hook there though, I’d suggest bringing citronella candles as...More

Date of stay: April 2018
1  Thank Angela H
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Air Conditioning
Balcony
Grill
Children's Pool
Suitable For Children Under 5
Deck
Freezer
Refrigerator
Garage
Highchair
Housekeeping Included
Internet Access
Iron
Hot Tub
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Mountain Views
Ocean Views
Patio
Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Secure Parking
Staffed Property
Stereo System
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Water Views
Waterfront
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
City Getaway
Corporate Bookings
Bachelor/Bachelorette Parties
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Rural/Countryside Retreats
House Swap
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About the neighbourhood
From your private beach you can see the famous Pelican Bar. The UK Daily Mail, July 28, 2013 listed Pelican Bar as the 'The Best Bar on Earth'. It is located about a mile offshore and is well-weathered, remarkably stable thatch hut built in the middle of the Caribbean Sea. Attractions close by: Black River Safari- 10 mins Pelican Bar- 10 mins (Boat ride off your private beach) YS Falls- 45 mins Appleton Rum Tour-1 hr You can experience choosing your seafood directly from the fisherman's boat within minutes of the catch brought to shore.
Getting around
There is onsite parking and a covered carport. It is possible to rent a car from a reputable car rental company or we can arrange for one of our courteous licensed driver to take you wherever your heart desires. Public transportation is limited to local taxis.
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