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Villa Serene, Jewel of Black River

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4 Bedrooms , 6 Bathrooms , Sleeps 12
Black River, Saint Elizabeth Parish, Jamaica
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...
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Listing #FKN6991097
About the Owner
Sheryl C
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2016
Interaction with guests
There is a personal welcome to the villa. The property manager is never more than a phone call away. There are separate quarters for the very attentive staff, present at the villa during the guests stay
Reviews from our community
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1 - 3 of 8 reviews

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
Reviewed 30 March 2018

Our family of six thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Villa Serene. The villa is as pictured, and we enjoyed the beach, pool and beautiful sunsets every night. Sheryl (the owner) helped us explore nearby Appleton Estates, YS Falls, the Black River safari and Treasure...More

Date of stay: March 2018
1  Thank Carolyn H
SHERYL C, VR Owner at Villa Serene, Jewel of Black River, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2018

It was indeed a pleasure meeting you and your family. We are so happy that we were able to help create a wonderful holiday for your family. Please come again.

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Reviewed 22 February 2018

This is not your ordinary vacation rental! Situated in a small fishing village (not a resort town), Villa Serene's beautiful back yard filled with fruit trees and beautiful flowers, is right on the ocean. You can see the Pelican bar in the distance and Tyrone...More

Date of stay: February 2018
3  Thank FarmerKD
SHERYL C, VR Owner at Villa Serene, Jewel of Black River, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2018

So happy you made memories while vacationing at Villa Serene. It was a pleasure hosting you. You were friendly and created such an easy atmosphere for communication. Villa Serene does not have a hot tub. The jacuzzi as you said does have bubbles and is...More

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Children's Pool
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (4)
  • Freezer
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • King Beds:(4)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (12)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    1 Half bath
    1 Shower
    4 Attached (ensuite)
    1 King
    4 Kings
    1 Full
    1 Crib
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  • Damage Deposit: R 7 201 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning: R 720 / stay - Fee
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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.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Donald Sangster: 93.0 km
Donald Sangster International Airport located in Montego Bay, St. James is the nearest airport. From airport continue in the direction towards Bluefields onward to Belmont then White House to Black River. Cross over the bridge by the Black River Safari and continue along Crane Road to Parottee.

You will pass Cloggi's; Idler's Rest; Las Vegas and Basil's Restaurant and Bar. Continue beyond Basil's and Villa Serene is the fifth house located on the right hand side.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.1 km.
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