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Ocean Front Villa 1 at Chukka Cove

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Villa 1 at Chukka Cove
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2 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 5
Runaway Bay, Saint Ann Parish, Jamaica
Two bedroom Ocean Front Villa, large patio set in a tropical garden is conveniently located between the resort towns of Ocho Rios and Runaway Bay on Jamaica's North Coast, and tucked away at Chukka Cove, Villa 1 provides unique access to a truly Jamaican experience.

The front lawn was used in the filming of the recent 2016 Season 20 finale of the Bachelor with Ben Higgins while staying at Brown Shuggah, Chukka Cove!

Villa 1 is far from pretentious, it is a warm and inviting 'real' home set on a farm and hidden amidst pastures and lush foliage on the edge of dramatic ocean front cliffs in a rural setting. With recently upgraded furniture and new renovated modern kitchen it's nothing like the mega all inclusives, it sits in a lovely groomed area shared with only five other villas. Here in the country you may wake up to th...
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Listing #FKN2967321
About the Owner
Zander M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2014
Interaction with guests
Guests can expect constant communication before their stay. From the inception of the booking through pre-arrival and arrival process. Information is provided to ensure a smooth transition and hassle free vacation. Everything can be arranged beforehand and the face to face meet and greet upon arrival, walk through of the villa and hand over of the keys is done with our host, Carlene.
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Reviewed 29 November 2017

Villa 1 is the perfect place to unwind and relax. It's located on Chukka Farm, which is about an hour drive from Montego Bay International Airport but less than 20 minute from downtown Ocho Rios. Dunn's River Falls, Dolphin Cove, Rainforest Bobsleding at Mystic Mountain,...More

1  Thank Rodney B
Management response:Responded 5 December 2017

Rodney, it was a pleasure hosting you and glad to hear you had such an amazing time! Thank you for your lovely comments.. Our guests are always treated like families at Villa 1; from the warm welcome, home-cook meals, to the "see you soon" goodbyes....More

Reviewed 20 August 2017

The location and villa are perfect, close to ocho rios while away from the busy cruise ships. The garden is well kept, and the sea and cove are excellent for swimming. The villa is a real "family villa" and could do with a bit less...More

Thank ejwdietz
Management response:Responded 19 September 2017

Thanks for your observations Eric and we appreciate your wonderful comments. Villa 1 holds years of memories for us but you're right, times are changing and so are our guests. There are plans for improvement/upgrades which include a lot less family photos.. The neighbour with...More

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Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

We just retuned from Jamaica. We stayed here at Villa 1, words cannot describe how PERFECT this spot was for our family of four. The food was the BEST!!!!! The view and amenities were perfect! We did several of the Chukka Adventure Tours, Blue Hole,...More

1  Thank Eli B
Management response:Responded 17 July 2017

Robert, it was a pleasure hosting your lovely family and we look forward to your repeat visits! We stand by our commitment to excellence.. One Love! Villa 1 staff and management

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
Smoking is not permitted inside the house. unauthorized sleep-over guests are not allowed. max of 4 adults and 1 child/teen For any cancellations, refunds will be given as per our...
    2 Full baths
    1 Half bath
    1 Twin
    1 King
    1 Full
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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  • Damage Deposit: $364 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
25% deposit required to secure booking; the balance payable 30 days prior to arrival and can be paid online.

Security deposit is refunded once there are no damages or breakages, fair wear and tear excepted.
Please note forfeited funds will be credited towards a future stay at Villa 1.

Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.
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About the neighbourhood
Villa 1 at Chukka Cove sits on the cliffs just off the North Coast Highway between Runaway Bay and Ocho Rios in the parish of Saint Ann. Villa 1 was used in the filming of the 1973 film 'Papillion' starring Steve McQueen and Dustin Hoffman, and in 1985 Walt Disney's mini series 'Return to Treasure Island' was also filmed at Chukka Cove.

Airport transfers can be arranged, as well as trips into town for shopping, or you can rent a car online or at the airport.

Award winning Chukka offers multiple locations and tours for your enjoyment. Villa 1 is located at the original Chukka polo farm location. Tours depart just a short walk from the Villa. On site at the farm are gift shops, snack bar and bar.
Getting around
Guests can either rent a vehicle and travel off property by themselves but we highly suggest proceed with caution and ensure awareness at all times.

It is highly recommended that our guests use known licensed transportation or excursion operators at all times. Chukka has complimentary round trip transportation for all excursions.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Montego Bay airport : 71.0 km
For the convenience and safety of our arriving guests, we suggest the use of airport transfers with our licensed transportation partners, pick up is from either Montego Bay (closer location) or Kingston airport.

However, if guests decide to rent their own vehicle. We email a road map and instructions.
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.1 km.
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