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Impressive Studio With Captivating Ocean View Overlooking Doctors Cave Beach

Sleeps2
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Space 600 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

New Listing - Beach, Restaurants, Bars, Casino & Shopping Steps Away

ESCAPE THE WINTER in this updated apartment, all new tiles, kitchenette and bathroom fully renovated in 2015.

Please Note: Even if your desired dates show reserved, please still contact us to check availability.

Spectacular ocean/view of Doctors Cave Beach as well as perfect location for watching life along the Hip Strip. Watch cruise ships and flights at a distance from the balcony.

Apartment Details:

-Studio with King bed, central A/C and ceiling fan.

-Cable TV, Free Wifi

-Balcony with Ocean/Beach/Street view

-Fully equipped kitchenette

-Iron & Ironing Board

-Linens provided

-2 beach towels provided

-Swimming pool on top floor

-Entrance to Doctors Cave Beach $6 per person across the street

-Scotiabank ATM directly across the street

-24 hr security and Operator, located in Montego Bay Club

-Supermarket/convenience store located on the 2nd floor – sells alcohol very reasonably priced

-At street level, there is a lovely lady who sells fresh fruit daily, take the opportunity to try something new.

-Parking

Area Information:

-Doctors Cave Beach entry right across the street

-Craft market about 15 min walk

-Cornwall Beach 5 min walk

-Acropolis Gaming Lounge 5 min walk

-Popular nightlife 5 min walk - Margaritaville & Blue Beat - Martini & Jazz Lounge

-Gift Shops

-Biggs BBQ & Sports Bar

-Burger King

-Sand Bar and Beach Grill

-Restaurant & Bar near the pool

Larger supermarkets a taxi ride away, negotiate the fare before you get in, private taxis located at street level.

Distance to major tourist areas:

-5 minutes from Airport

-5 minutes from downtown Montego Bay

-1 hr from Ocho Rios - world famous Dunn's River Falls and Mystic Mountain for Bobsledding

-1 hr from Negril - cliff jumping

-20 minutes from Trewlany

More Details

Owner
Nina & Steve
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 12, 2017

About Nina & Steve

I was born and raised in Canada, my husband in Jamaica. We currently live and work on another Caribbean Island.

Nina & Steve purchased this apartment in 2013

Why Nina & Steve chose Hip Strip

We have stayed in this building a number of times prior to our recent purchase. It is the ideal location for vacation getaways and business travelers, everything you need is practically at your doorstep.

What makes this apartment unique

The building is located on the tourist strip, surrounded by bars, souvenir shops and restaurants close by. You have the freedom to structure your vacation as you want. The studio is better value than a hotel room, the kitchen provides you with the ability to make meals therefore cutting costs on eating out.

Amenities

Hip Strip Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Ocean View ...
Theme:
  • Budget
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Elevator
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • ''Newly Renovated Bathroom in 2014' Additional sink and counter located just outside the bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 2
  • Studio - 1 king , Comfortable King size bed
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • gambling casinos
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
Notes:
The unit has undergone complete renovations with new tiles throughout, updated kitchenette (2015), bathroom and patio (2013).

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
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Impressive Studio With Captivating Ocean View Overlooking Doctors Cave Beach
average rating of 4.5 based on 20 reviews
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OK

  • 3 of 5

The appartment was simple and OK. It´s located on the 5th floor which is a bit too noisy or my flavour. Very limited sun on the balcony and I had to pay 50USD to use the laundry machine and dryer. Overall ok, everything needed for basic use is there and the location is great.

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Very enjoyable

  • 4 of 5

Property is exactly as listed photos are true blue, clean, located close enough to walk to shops, downtown and beach across the street. Nina (owner) is very helpful everything we needed for our stay was provided. The people are very friendly, we were fortunate to meet Jr. (876-877-1655) he is a tour guide. Jr is very trust worthy will be at your beck and call without hesitation

My husband and I had a wonderful time and would like to return thanks Nina.

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Clean, safe, and convenient over-looking the ocean and vibrant urban area

  • 4 of 5

Kind of all over the board but here goes...Make no mistake this apt is located in a bustling dynamic area called the hip strip. You will hear traffic and people almost all night long. When you leave the 14 story compound you will constantly interface with very friendly people asking if you require anything. If you're not interested a simple no thank you, or not today is all that's required.. If you take exception to being approached in this manner...stay in an all inclusive resort.

We found this apt and the area very relaxing. Everything we needed was in close walking distance. There were a number of good restaurants. The owner provided a detailed information sheet with some very good tips. Our favorites were the Cafe Mocha and the Debut pizza next door. I should note we normally didn't venture out at night and to be honest didn't see very many tourists out either. There is no public transportation, however dozens of taxis were always available. The apt owners are very nice. Doctors Cave is right across the street which is a wonderful beach area ($6 US or $600JM) Right next to that is a Scotia Bank ATM that provides both US and JM dollars. There's a tour agency in the building, with pricing below what the cabbies will quote. We spend a few days at the roof top pool area. It wasn't busy, we had no problem getting an umbrella and there were lots of chairs. There's a store in the compound, liquor, cold beer, bread, milk etc, similar to a 7-11. Lots of shops for shirts, towels nic naks etc... Downtown Montego Bay is a 30 min walk and it's worth seeing Sam Sharpe Square.

  • Submitted: Feb 22, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

First time to Jamaica

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful ocean view! Convenient location. Walking distance to all amenities. Very comfortable suite. Nina was very kind and considerate. She is very easy to communicate with. Excellent vacation! Thank you

  • Submitted: Jan 24, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Awesome location!

  • 5 of 5

Very clean and would return again!

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Definitely a thumbs up!

  • 4 of 5

The property was great. Location by far one of the best, if you don't want the resort vacation. The beach was directly across the street, not far from great restaurants, and there will always be a taxi driver to take you where you have to go. The 24 hour store in the building was an added bonus. The owner, Nina was great with response time. Building was a little outdated, but who cares when the studio was on point. Will definitely stay again.

  • Submitted: Apr 24, 2016
  • Stayed: April 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
2.5 Kilometres
Sangster International Airport Montego Bay (MBJ)
Nearest Barpub
50 Metres
Biggs BBQ and Sports Bar
Nearest Restaurant
50 Metres
Biggs BBQ and Sports Bar
Nearest Beach
50 Metres
Doctor's Cave Beach
Car: not necessary

* Doctors Cave Beach entry right across the street

* craft market about 15 min walk

* Cornwall Beach 5 min walk

* Acropolis Gaming Lounge 5 min walk

* Popular nightlife 5 min walk - Margaritaville & Blue Beat

* 20 minutes from Trewlany

* 1 hr from Ocho Rios - world famous Dunn's River Falls and Mystic Mountain for Bobsledding

* 1 hr from Negril - cliff jumping

Photos

Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $25

Rates are subject to change until reservations are confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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