|Minimum Stay||5 - 7 nights|
AFIMI beach house is a beachfront villa in the Lagoons, an upscale gated community in Montego Bay. This spectacular villa with it's own private white sand beach and infinity edge swimming pool is only a 10 minute drive from the Airport. The community sits on a thin peninsula surrounded by the ocean on both sides and has 24 hour security, 2 tennis courts with tennis pro, large main pool and gym.
The villa itself has four large bedrooms each with ocean views and en-suite bathrooms. Three of the bedrooms are upstairs while the fourth is downstairs. All upstairs bedrooms have Teak hardwood floors with split air-conditioning and HD LCD televisions. The villa is beautifully decorated with a mix of elegant new pieces, authentic Jamaican antiques and original artwork. All bathrooms, which are finished in natural stone, marble or granite, have walk in showers. Relax in the large master suite complete with a luxurious marble tiled bathroom with eight foot wide shower enclosure with skylight and spa-like soaking tub while watching your favorite movie on a wall mounted flat screen television. This suite opens unto a spacious upstairs patio where one can enjoy the breathtaking sunrise in the morning or have afternoon tea while viewing the birds of the Montego Bay Marine Park's lagoon with city lights as a backdrop. Experience the romantic Beach Grill night where we grill your favourite meal right on our beach while you dine by candlelight surrounded by tiki torches.
AFIMI, complete with an air-conditioned family room with BOSE surround sound and 65" SmartTV also has a restaurant equipped kitchen that produces exceptional meals. The villa rental includes a full complement of staff, your personal butler, a full time cook, housekeeper and gardener to attend to all your needs. Relax in your own private beach cabana or have a drink by the pool at our new outdoor tiki bar.
Other amenities for your exclusive use include Hobie Cat sailboat, Kayaks, snorkeling equipment, Apple computer and ipads in every room, WIFI, internet radio, control4 home automation, built-in stereo, DVDs, CDs, and board games.
You should visit the world famous Doctor's Cave Beach on the 'Hip Strip'. While there, enjoy several restaurants and bars including Margaritaville and the Bobsled cafe. Only a two minute drive from the villa in one direction is the charming Houseboat restaurant and the Seawind Beach club and Montego Bay Yacht Club in the other direction.
Centrally located in Montego Bay but Rick's Cafe and the Negril Waterpark, or the famous Dunn's River Falls and Mystic Mountain or swim with the Dolphins in Ocho Rios is just a day trip away. AFIMI is also within minutes from 3 major golf courses at Tryall, Cinnamon Hill and White Witch.
Keywords: Villa, Beach Front, Resort, Beach villa, Beach Villa with pool
Owners are residents of Montego Bay and usually greet each arriving guest.
Nicola purchased this villa in 2008
Unique location on peninsula with beautiful views of the Caribbean ocean and mountains. Sunrise, sunsets and Full moon nights are simply spectacular.
Staff very friendly and accommodating. The Chef is very experienced at cooking local cuisine.
Oh my goodness!!! This was our second trip to A Beach Villa...I thought is was great the first time, however, I have to say that our return visit was fabulous. We came back with the couple that we travelled with on the first trip and we brought two additional couples with us. It is so hard to explain how wonderful it is until you experience it, but I will try! First of all, the villa is simply beautiful and has been maintained exceptionally well. We visited in 2009 and were just there, April 2012.
The property is just perfect. The addition of the outside bar and the cabana on the beach were perfect ammenities to add. As well there has been a face-lift of the furniture coverings on the outside porch as well as the bedrooms...at least the master bedroom, as that is where my husband and I slept. Fresh flowers throughout the villa were a special touch too!!
Aside from the material aspect of the villa, the staff at A Beach Villa are wonderful! We were lucky enough to have returned to Nicoy...what a fabulous chef. One wouldn't want to dine elsewhere after experiencing his cooking!! Fiona...she takes such good care of us!! And Andrew...keeps things looking great and always has a smile on his face!! We missed Verna, however, we were very lucky to have met and made friends Colroy!! What a great guy...he made our stay exceptional!! We came and spent a very relaxing five days at the villa and didn't have a worry in the world...very hard to go back home!!
Have to say....we looked forward to coming back to the villa, but we missed Ray Copeland our driver terribly!!! Raymond sealed the deal on the whole villa/driver package the first time we came....we had to do a repeat when we came back and we were definitely not dissappointed in his entertainment or the hospitality of the staff at the villa. If one comes to Jamaica I would so recommend A Beach Villa with Ray Copeland for a driver!! Thank you so much for providing us with a superb vacation!! Not a matter of if we'll be back...just when .
Afimi is truly a luxury villa finished to very high standards. The villa, grounds and beach are very clean and well-maintained by the excellent staff. We visited Doctor's Cave Beach on a quiet day - our driver (Raymond - excellent!) recommended a day that a cruise ship isn't in port. We also bought a day pass to the Hilton at Rose Hall to use their water park and all-inclusive facilities. The kids enjoyed the waterpark but it is expensive ($65US per adult and $45US for children) for what you get.
The food is fresh and well-prepared by the cook. We had the opportunity to shop with the butler at local markets and grocery stores. The highlight of our trip was the farewell bbq on the beach - complete with fire pit, torches and a massive bbq buffet.
The master bedroom is outstanding - beautiful deck overlooking the bay, and a massive ensuite and walk-in closet. The kids loved the flat screen TV above the bath!
We enjoyed the community pool, playground and tennis courts - all just a 2 minute walk from the villa.
The layout is perfect if you are travelling with children (we had children ages 2,3,4,5 and 8 with us). We were able to sit inside or outside and see the kids at all times whether they were playing on the beach, in the pool or on the lawn. We ate most meals poolside on the beautiful dining table. The view is breathtaking!
I would highly recommend this villa - it was a very memorable holiday.
The house immediately wowed our group, pictures cannot do justice to how outstanding it is in person. The rooms all have high ceilings, the place is kept sparking clean but with little touches in the decor that keep it from feeling untouchable. The owners obviously have excellent taste in art, everyone in our group had a favorite piece, in particular the driftwood sculpture impressed us all. The private beach is pristine and more than big enough for sand castles for the kids and sunbathing for the adults. The view of the water and the mountains is jaw dropping, the water off the dock is clean and warm, we swam every day. Afimi is one of those rare finds that has both the little touches and the big ones. Little touches being ipads in all the bedrooms room, Sonos sound system, the canopied, soft bed down on the beach with curtains to keep the hot sun off or just when you want some privacy. The big touches... the amazing chef Arlene, who not only accommodated our rather particular bunch of eaters (2 gluten free, 1 vegetarian, 1 no fish, 2 picky kids) but somehow managed to wow everyone at all our meals. Also Conroy, who is less of a butler and more of a magician, somehow he always magically appears whenever we needed anything. The housekeeper Fiona and groundskeeper Robert were also absolute professionals and take such obvious joy and pride in their work, it shows in the beauty of this house. We've already booked again for next year, because after visiting Afimi house, we know nothing will ever compare.
The property was as magnificent as advertised. The staff were gracious, talented, accommodating and wonderful. As other visitors have commented, the food prepared by Arline and Colroy was better than any we experience off property. The HD TV's reception and channel choices met the many preferences of the 8 people in our party (including college football lovers). The recommended van service (Raymond) was excellent and provided suggestions and access to wonderful attractions and activities. I highly recommend the river rafting trip. Over all we all would highly recommend this property.
The property was beyond our expectations, which is hard to believe because the pictures are pretty special. But it is truly nicer in the real. The staff was attentive and helpful. I would not only refer this property but I plan on going back again.
It was my first time using HomeAway and renting a home so I had many uncertainties and questions however, Nicola, was patient and easy to work with, emailing me quickly and answering my questions throughout the process.
My experience was absolutely beyond, and it was very easy.
I was looking for a vacation where I, my sisters and some family friends could go and just relax and have some fun and read about how renting a villa is a great way to vacation with a large group. So I started looking at villa rentals and came across Afimi, what caught my eye at first were the beatiful pictures, then after reading several of the reviews I was convinced it was the place.
Boy was I right, the villa is absolutely beatiful, so open, and relaxing, just as shown in the pictures....we felt so comfortable staying there, everyone hated to leave. Oh and the staff, Colroy....with his attention to detail, Nicoy with his mouth watering dishes, Fiona with her heart warming smile, making sure we had water at our bedsides every night and Robert quietly making sure the ground were maintained.....they are really what made the the trip so enjoyable.....we all said if we rented another villa we wondered if we would be able to find such a great staff like those (4) again, they really made us feel special. Thank you so much. PLEASE, PLEASE,PLEASE, ask for Devon to be your driver, he made our trip to Jamacia one that we will remember forever, I am so glad we followed the advice given about getting a driver.
And of course I do not want to forget about working with Stuart to get everything setup......first time renting a villa. He was quick to answer all of my questions and was very accommodating when I asked to increase my quest from 8 to 10, by the way the sofa bed worked out great. Actually the whole proces, once I made up my mind was quite simple. Plan to return soon so please don't change a thing.
Regina- "Sisters On The Go" from New Orleans
We just returned from a wonderful week at Afimi with our two kids (9, 6) and good friends with their kids (13,9). Where to begin...Quite simply everything was perfect! The property is better than advertised. The bedrooms are comfortable and beautifully decorated. The TV room is great for all, especially in the evenings. The outdoor living area is absolutely the best!! What I wouldn't do to be laying on the outside bed right now. We loved the special touches...coffee waiting for you outside, no matter how early you get up. The turn down service in the evenings was so nice and the perfect end to every day. The music system inside & outside of the property is great. I could go on and on about the property. All that said, the staff made our time in Jamaica ever memorable. Colroy, Nicoy, Fiona, Robert and Devon (Driver From Ray's Tours) are all so great at what they do and wonderfully authentic people as well. Every meal was so delicious. Nicoy is an excellent & humble chef that will cater to your every request! The same applies to the entire staff. You will love having Colroy (Conroy) around. He does it all so well. Our last night at Afimi the staff planned a beach barbecue and we invited them, including Devon and Ray from Ray's Tours to join our celebration. I hope they had as much fun as we did. A truly memorable night and an extremely relaxing vacation. We enjoyed and recommend tubing the Rio Bueno River, Doctor's Cave Beach, Sea Winds Beach (Part of the Villa package - AWESOME!) & Rick's Café in Negril to name a few. A driver for the week is a must and Ray's Tours is the best...Get Devon if you can. Devon is smart, funny and will take great care. He has a "weakness for sweetness"...Trust the reviews and book Afimi. You won't regret it.
Much respect Colroy, Nicoy, Fiona, Robert, Devon & Ray!
For an additional fee pickup on beach can be arranged for water skiing para-sailing scuba diving deep-sea fishing or excursions to the sand bar. Yoga classes and SPA massages available by appointment.
|Property Damage Protection||$99|
Rates subject to change until reservation is confirmed.
Contact owner for less than 4 bedroom rates.
Rates do not apply for Christmas, New Years, Thanksgiving and Easter weeks.