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Beach Front Villa W/Pool, in Gated Community W/Tennis/Gym

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Half Baths1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
villa
Sleeps
8
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
4
Half Baths
1
Minimum Stay
5 - 7 nights

About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 4.5 Baths, (Sleeps 8)

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

More Details

Owner
Nicola
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 22, 2017

About Nicola

Owners are residents of Montego Bay and usually greet each arriving guest.

Nicola purchased this villa in 2008

Why Nicola chose Jamaica North Coast

Unique location on peninsula with beautiful views of the Caribbean ocean and mountains. Sunrise, sunsets and Full moon nights are simply spectacular.

What makes this villa unique

Staff very friendly and accommodating. The Chef is very experienced at cooking local cuisine.

Guestbook comments from the owner

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 .
Apr 2012
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Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(97 traveler reviews)

Beach Front Villa W/Pool, in Gated Community W/Tennis/Gym
average rating of 4.9793816 based on 101 reviews
Midhurst, Ontario CANADA
5

Terrific family holiday March 2009

  • 5 of 5

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.

  • Submitted: Apr 4, 2009
  • Stayed: Mar 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
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COLUMBIA
5

Great Property, Excellent Staff, Nice Owners, Highly Recommend!

  • 5 of 5

We have been to Jamaica quite a bit and several other places in the Caribbean. This is one of the best places out there. Here are my notes to help you enjoy the stay more.

1. The staff is great (Colroy, Irene, Robert, and Fiona). Great people and very accommodating so make sure you make suggestions and give them an idea on what you want. There is never a reason to complain about anything because ultimately it will be your fault because they will do what you like most of the time :) Do everything you can to make things clear from the start (allergies, preferences, etc.)

2. The property is nicer than it is in the pictures. They've done some upgrades since the pics. For example, there are better chairs on the beach that are comfortable and some newer T.V's etc. They also have a hobiecat sailboat that you can take out that's pretty great. Just watch a couple youtube video's on sailing them and you should be ok or at least try to learn before you go out. The beach is better than most of the places we have stayed. A lot of room and perfect for kids. The beach was a game changer compared to most places we looked at in comparison. I'd recommend putting a couple of the loungers in the water and just relaxing in the shallow area.

3. They have a bunch of stuff like dart boards, a ping pong table, poker chips, etc so just ask for things like that and they can bring them out.

4. The last night is amazing. Great Beach Barbeque. The foods fantastic and it's just a great set up. Definitely make sure that you don't plan to eat out the last night. You won't find anything better than what they do the last night.

5. One of the worries for booking in Jamaica is it might not be safe in certain areas. That is not the case here. It's a nice part of town and it's gated. There's a police station really close as well and patrols in the water. We felt very safe here.

The only thing that I would say could have been better is the pool being a little too cold for our kids. Pool is kind of a big deal for us when you are in warm weather. I'm going to make some suggestions to the owners and they tend to be pretty great to communicate with so when I come back I hope this is less of a worry.

  • Submitted: Feb 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your detailed review. We continue to make improvements to our villa on a regular basis and congratulations on being a repeat guest!! We will contact you to hear your other suggestions.
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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
5

A picture perfect place to stay in Jamaica

  • 5 of 5

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.

  • Submitted: Jan 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your thoughtful, detailed review! Our staff genuinely enjoyed serving you. We especially appreciate you already booking your return visit!
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Pensacola, Florida
5

Exceeded expectations

  • 5 of 5

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.

  • Submitted: Nov 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for staying with us. We work hard to make our guests happy and appreciate your feedback!
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5

Breathtaking!

  • 5 of 5

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.

  • Submitted: Oct 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the review. We are always striving to improve our guest accommodations and experience. Trust that you will return and visit with us again.
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5

Vacation of a lifetime.....

  • 5 of 5

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

  • Submitted: Sep 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your comments on our villa and the staff appreciates your compliments. Hope you come back soon.
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Map

Doctor's Cave Bathing Club
"World Famous Doctor's Cave beach "
Car: recommended

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.

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Rates & Availability

Montego Bay Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Winter 2017
Jan 3 2017 - Apr 15 2017
5 night minimum stay
$1,271
$8,900
 
 
Summer 2017
Apr 16 2017 - Nov 18 2017
5 night minimum stay
$1,040
$6,165
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 19 2017 - Nov 26 2017
5 night minimum stay
$1,040
$6,720
 
 
Summer2
Nov 27 2017 - Dec 16 2017
5 night minimum stay
$1,040
$6,165
 
 
Christmas/New Year 2017
Dec 17 2017 - Jan 2 2018
7 night minimum stay
$15,000
 
 
Winter 2018
Jan 3 2018 - Apr 15 2018
5 night minimum stay
$1,271
$8,900
 
 
Summer 2018
Apr 16 2018 - Nov 17 2018
5 night minimum stay
$1,040
$6,165
 
 
Standard pricing
7 night minimum stay
$6,165
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $99
Tax Rate 9.0%

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.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Montego Bay Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 5000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available ...
  • Covered Parking
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 4 - toilet , Powder room
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , bidet
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
  • 4.5
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , Convertible to King
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • King size beds (2) Four poster carved antique bed with plush-top mattress in the master bedroom. Antique platform King bed with Sealy postropedic plush-top mattress in the second bedroom., Queen size Beds (1) Antique carved bed with plush-top mattress, Twin or Single Beds (2) Extra long twin beds with Sealy Posturepedic mattresses that convert into a King bed., Child Beds (1) Sleep sofa available, Baby Cribs (1) provided for a fee of $50, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Convertible sofa bed in TV room
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Gazebo ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes:
Control4 Home Automation and Sonos with Rhapsody music on demand system pipes music throughout the whole house pool and beach. Apple iPads are provided to control the music, lighting and video system.

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