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Goldeneye Resort

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Oracabessa Bay, Oracabessa, Jamaica
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

words can't describe the vibe. total relaxation and all the comforts of home. the ocean front villa was enormous, our 4 kids just rolled out of bed and we in the ocean. relaxing for my wife and I as the water was close and shallow and didn't have to worry too much about they're safety. the service was off the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was my second time here and it continues to impress. It's a very low key resort and doesn't have the best beaches around it. However it's next to a gorgeous cove and the staff make for a stay perfect. The room have character with a rustic but basic decor. I will be back again soon

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

I get pretty regular massages, but the therapist Dawn administered the best massage of my life. Overall the entire property is as about as laid back and relaxing as you can get. Good vibes from everybody and the staff is accommodating but also unobtrusive. But the spa is remarkable and Dawn is a main reason why.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

We stayed in this resort as the second part of a two resort adventure in Jamaica (see our review on GeeJam in Port Antonio region). After a fantastic stay in Port Antonio, we hired a car for the near 2 hour ride to GoldenEye. Security is very good. You’d never really know what was behind the gates! We were shown... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

This was our second visit to the Goldeneye, and it will not be our last!! Whether the resort is full or not, it never feels as if there is anyone else around, except for the amazing staff. Everyone, from the driver to front office to housekeeping and wait staff, is incredibly friendly and takes such pride in their work and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

I have never seen anything like this resort in the Caribbean. It is like something that you would find in the South Pacific. The lagoon cottages are so well thought out and made. The simple but elegant architecture of them is amazing. The porch hangs out over the lagoon and we would just sit there and watch tropical fish swim... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Stayed here for a week arriving on Valentine's Day. The entire stay was blissful. Lagoon Bungalow 8 was perfect. We could literally jump into the crystal clear water from our bedroom in the mornings. The staff are all fabulous - so attentive, they really look after the guests beautifully and seem so proud of this beautiful place. Can't wait to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

I'm so hesitant to write a review as I want to keep Goldeneye a secret. We stayed there for ten days during the holiday season and it felt like we spent the holidays with our family. Ricardo, Clayton, Nadia- amazing front office/administrative people-so welcoming. Nardia, Aldrick, Shakeera, amazing restaurant staff. Daney, Dane, Dave- the most amazing water staff EVER!!! We've... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

We stayed at a two bedroom beach (though also at the corner of the lagoon) villa. We had a nice stretch of beach pretty much to our ourselves. When we went to one of the pools, we usually had it to ourselves. The site is beautiful. The Ian Fleming villa is well worth a visit, as is an excursion to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

If ur looking for smiles that last for days, sights & sounds that make u pinch yourself every 5 minutes & think ur starring in ur own part Bond, part Princess Bride love affair, & ur kinda partial to a billion stars every night over a magical private beach & blackbirds that personalize morning sonnets, just say "Yes," "When," &... More 

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