Sanspice is a lovely 3 bedroom villa located in the San San resort area east of Port Antonio, Jamaica. It has the best view of San San bay overlooking the blue Carribean, Alligator head and Pellew Island. The best view in Jamaica.
Sanspice is ideal for travellers and families seeking to relax, enjoy the natural beauty of Jamaica and get away from urban surroundings. Meet with the staff after your arrival and choose your meals for the week. Sit down on the lanai and enjoy your coffee while hummingbirds and butterflies drift to and from flowers next to you. Lay down in a hammock to read a book. Go snorkeling, deep sea fishing, river rafting and return home for a massage.
Four world class beaches are nearby: San San beach and Frenchman's cove resort are a 10 minute hike down the hill. Boston bay and Long bay are minutes away by car and great for surfing. The Blue Lagoon is also a short walk away.
Boston Bay is great for the "jerk" spiced food, chicken,lobster or pork.
Sanspice is staffed with an excellent cook and gardener. They will do their best to make your vacation comfortable and enjoyable.
So many tourists isolate themselves in gated all-inclusive resorts and miss the real Jamaica! If you want to see it, this is it! Although the trek is not easy from the Kingston airport at night, what an adventure! After transversing the Blue Mountains and traveling up the coast, you'll arrive in San San. You'll drive up a hill and may wonder if it is the right road. It is.
George has taken care of the property for many years, as has Dorothy. You'll be greeted warmly and a dinner will be ready for you. We were famished and felt so welcome. It took awhile to get our barrings, as we haven't traveled out of the country often, but once we did, we loved it! Reach Falls, a longer drive, is fantastic. Whoever thought you can hang out in a cave with a river flowing through? Slide into your cavern on a real water slide! Eat some Jerk Chicken in Boston Bay on the way to Long Beach. Check out Blue Pool. Check out Frenchman's Cove. Dunn Falls was neat, although popular. Swim in the ocean that glows in the dark in Montego Bay.
Dorthy is an excellent cook and will prepare authentic Jamaica dishes if you wish or set up a delivery of a TON of lobsters. Ask for Lobster Bisque or just eat it plain! As for Akee instead of eggs or that delicious Blue Mountain Coffee. Or eat what you're used to. She'll make that too.
This area is where Jamaicans go to vacation. That should tell you something. We brought two teenagers and what an experience! 4 years later, it's still one of the most memorable vacations I've had. Open-mindedness is a necessity if you haven't traveled abroad much.
The beds are a bit hard, but as you travel through the countryside, you'll notice that this IS Jamaica. It's a great base camp to see the best of Jamaica. George and Dorthy will take excellent care of you. You can wake up in the AM to a delicious breakfast and coffee, go out on an all-day adventure, and come back to a wonderful dinner! It's a world away, and we can't wait to go back. The view truly is spectacular. I can't imagine where in Jamaica you'd have a better view. If you feel like snorkeling over to that island you're looking at, go for it! Very cool.
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1 night minimum stay
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