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Villa Serene, Jewel of Black River

8 reviews
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Overview
4 bedrooms
6 bathrooms
12 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Villa Serene offers a real taste of Jamaica's South Coast. The property is off the beaten track but has all the comforts of home, nestled on a private beach and close to some of the best attractions. The property is great for lounging by the pool or a romantic night time bonfire on your private beach. The property is equipped with air conditioned bedrooms and has many outdoor and indoor entertaining space. The various nooks mean that it is ideal for multifamily rentals. There is a pool; toddler's wading pool and Jacuzzi. Guests have full access to all areas. No amenities are shared, this is your home away from home. Staff will be present at the villa during the guests stay. At Villa Serene, we are eco-friendly and focused on water and energy conservation. As a result, we refresh tow...Villa Serene offers a real taste of Jamaica's South Coast. The property is off the beaten track but has all the comforts of home, nestled on a private beach and close to some of the best attractions. The property is great for lounging by the pool or a romantic night time bonfire on your private beach. The property is equipped with air conditioned bedrooms and has many outdoor and indoor entertaining space. The various nooks mean that it is ideal for multifamily rentals. There is a pool; toddler's wading pool and Jacuzzi. Guests have full access to all areas. No amenities are shared, this is your home away from home. Staff will be present at the villa during the guests stay. At Villa Serene, we are eco-friendly and focused on water and energy conservation. As a result, we refresh towels every other day (if needed) and linens every third day. In keeping with our commitment, we also encourage guests to turn off all lights and air conditioners when leaving the rooms to enjoy the beauty of Jamaica's South Coast.More
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Bachelor/Bachelorette Parties
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Highchair
Housekeeping Included
Air Conditioning
Ocean Views
Towels Provided
Private Garden
TV
Corporate Bookings
Rural/Countryside Retreats
City Getaway
Linens Provided
Secure Parking
Garage
Internet Access
Children's Pool
Toaster
Staffed Property
Cooker
Grill
Fishing Nearby
Hot Tub
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Water Views
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Waterfront
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Microwave
Balcony
Mountain Views
Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Terrace
Patio
House Swap
Deck
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Reviews (8)

1 - 5 of 8 reviews

Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Sheryl and her staff were absolutely amazing! Shamoir made some great meals and was super accommodating to our requests. He went and got us fresh lobster one day, it was delicious. The bugs are off the hook there though, I’d suggest bringing citronella candles as...More

Date of stay: April 2018
1  Thank Angela H
Reviewed 30 March 2018

Our family of six thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Villa Serene. The villa is as pictured, and we enjoyed the beach, pool and beautiful sunsets every night. Sheryl (the owner) helped us explore nearby Appleton Estates, YS Falls, the Black River safari and Treasure...More

Date of stay: March 2018
1  Thank Carolyn H
SHERYL C, VR Owner at Villa Serene, Jewel of Black River, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2018

It was indeed a pleasure meeting you and your family. We are so happy that we were able to help create a wonderful holiday for your family. Please come again.

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Reviewed 22 February 2018

This is not your ordinary vacation rental! Situated in a small fishing village (not a resort town), Villa Serene's beautiful back yard filled with fruit trees and beautiful flowers, is right on the ocean. You can see the Pelican bar in the distance and Tyrone...More

Date of stay: February 2018
3  Thank FarmerKD
SHERYL C, VR Owner at Villa Serene, Jewel of Black River, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2018

So happy you made memories while vacationing at Villa Serene. It was a pleasure hosting you. You were friendly and created such an easy atmosphere for communication. Villa Serene does not have a hot tub. The jacuzzi as you said does have bubbles and is...More

Reviewed 8 August 2017

Villa Serene exceeded our expectations. It's right on the beach!! I booked this place for myself and 8 of my close friends for an early birthday trip. Upon arrival, Cheryl greeted us to show us around the villa and even had birthday cake waiting for...More

Date of stay: July 2017
1  Thank sharris702
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

The villa was great so beautiful and the host were so nice. When we went we brought the whole family and enjoyed ourselves. We had a fun time in the pool. Then jumped out and went straight for the ocean. The villa is located very...More

Date of stay: June 2017
1  Thank ashleynikela
SHERYL C, VR Owner at Villa Serene, Jewel of Black River, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2017

This family covered 4 generations and it was truly a blessing to meet them. Thank you for making Villa Serene your home and it was indeed an honour to host you. An awesome family, friendly, easy going and opened their hearts to having fun. Hope...More

About the Owner
Sheryl C
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2016
Interaction with guests
There is a personal welcome to the villa. The property manager is never more than a phone call away. There are separate quarters for the very attentive staff, present at the villa during the guests stay
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About the neighbourhood
From your private beach you can see the famous Pelican Bar. The UK Daily Mail, July 28, 2013 listed Pelican Bar as the 'The Best Bar on Earth'. It is located about a mile offshore and is well-weathered, remarkably stable thatch hut built in the middle of the Caribbean Sea. Attractions close by: Black River Safari- 10 mins Pelican Bar- 10 mins (Boat ride off your private beach) YS Falls- 45 mins Appleton Rum Tour-1 hr You can experience choosing your seafood directly from the fisherman's boat within minutes of the catch brought to shore.
Getting around
There is onsite parking and a covered carport. It is possible to rent a car from a reputable car rental company or we can arrange for one of our courteous licensed driver to take you wherever your heart desires. Public transportation is limited to local taxis.
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