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Driftwood: A Beachcombers Home Away from Home

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Villa -
3 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Treasure Beach, Saint Elizabeth Parish, Jamaica
Sleeps 1-6

PLEASE NOTICE All Rental Rates Below - Flipkey/TripAdvisor only shows Low Season, 1-2 Bedroom/1-4 Guests Rates.

If you've ever dreamt of living the life of a carefree beachcomber, Driftwood is your kind of world away from it all. Up to 6 guests are all comfortably accommodated here in 3 ceiling-fanned, screened bedrooms, each with private bath.

Master bedroom with king size antique mahogany Jamaican four-poster bed, large closet, private bath, 37' flat screen Satellite TV and double doors opening onto the verandah with a spectacular view of the sea. Second bedroom with double bed and private bath. Third bedroom with 2 twins and small private bath.

The central living room opens through folding shutters directly out to the ocean view verandah. Enjoy Jamaican, country-style meals prepared by your cook, Marie, inside in...
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About the Manager, Tiverton House, LLC
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 14 days ago
Listed since : Jun 2009
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 136 reviews and 17 properties
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Justin R
1 review
Reviewed 1 February 2018 for a stay in January 2018

Driftwood is perfect. There is nothing I didn't love about the property, staff, and location. It's not close to the center of Treasure Beach, which makes it seem as if you are all alone on your private island. The staff is amazing and cooked spectacular meals for us twice a day. I couldn't have asked for a better place to...

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Management response:

Justin - We are so happy to hear that you love Driftwood as much as we do and that your stay was everything you needed. Sorry for our delay in response, we hope to hear from you again in the future. :)

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Suzanne O
Maple Glen, Pennsylvania
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
Reviewed 7 September 2016 for a stay in July 2016

My husband, 3 children and I stayed at the Driftwood this summer - end of July/early August 2016 (children ages: 20, 18 and 16). The property is lovely, definitely "off the beaten track" and exactly what we needed to relax and reconnect! The drive from Montego Bay airport is not for the fragile - it takes time (2.5-3 hours) and...

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Suzanne - again I am so happy to hear that you and your family enjoyed Driftwood, even with the initial hiccup! ;) Marie, Wendy and Odain say hello and that they enjoyed you visiting the property. Tiverton House, LLC looks forward to hearing from you in the future the next time you choose to visit Jamaica. -Nicole

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SisterVac...
Fort Macleod, Canada
2 reviews
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Reviewed 6 March 2016 for a stay in February 2016

We went to Jamaica for our sister's wedding. Lots of advanced planning and searching for the right property was done but you never really know what it's going to be like. None of us had ever rented a house, only hotels or all-inclusive resorts so this was a new experience. Nicole got back to me usually within the same day...

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (3)
  • Grill
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Smoking is permitted outside
Bathrooms
    3 Full baths
Bedrooms
    1 Super King
    2 Twins
    1 King
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Select the number of guests
Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
R 3 840
US$300
R 26 880
US$2 100
1 May 2018 -
30 Nov 2018
Low Season for 1-4 guests *Add US$20/additional guest/day
3 nights
R 3 840
US$300
R 26 880
US$2 100
1 Dec 2018 -
16 Dec 2018
High Season Rate 1-4 Guests *Add US$30/additional guest/day
3 nights
R 4 122
US$322
R 28 813
US$2 251
17 Dec 2018 -
3 Jan 2019
Christmas/New Year 2016/2017, 1-6 Guests
7 nights --
R 47 360
US$3 700
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
High Season
1 November - 30 April
(excluding Christmas and New Year's week)
1-4 guests US$2,251/week
US$30/day for each additional guests up to 6

Low Season
1 May - 31 October
(excluding Thanksgiving week)
1-4 guests US$1,800/week
US$20/day for each additional guests up to 6

Minimum reservation:
2 nights

CHRISTMAS/NEW YEAR 2013
Holidays Dates: 22 December - 6 January
FULL HOUSE RATE UP TO 6 GUESTS
Each week . . . . . . . . . US$3,750

Please Add:
10% GCT Tax
15% Staff Gratuity
Food/Beverage Budget: Avg/US$30-US$35/person
Airport Transfers

TERMS & CONDITIONS: A deposit in the amount of 50% of rental will Secure your RE-confirmed reservation.

Balance and advance food/drinks kitty-contingency fund are due at least 60 days prior to arrival. Christmas and New Year's weeks balance due 75 days prior to arrival.

Please inquire for shorter/longer term rentals and cancellation policy.
All rates are subject to change without notice.
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About the neighbourhood
DRIFTWOOD is on the coat of Great Bay and only a 7-10 minute coastal walk to Great bay Beach, the longest, sandiest beach on the South Coast. There is a great little fish shack at the end of the beach called the Lobster Pot.

DRIFTWOOD also has access to a sweet little cove perfect for morning and sunset dips...only a 2-3 minute walk in the opposite direction of Great Bay Beach.

DRIFTWOOD is a 45 min - 1 hour coastal walk into 'downtown' Treasure Beach it is a beautiful walk in for lunch or dinner and then hire a ride back to the property.
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Montego Bay, 2.5 hours: 68.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Nearest Beach: 3.0 km.
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