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Mount Edge Guest House

17 mile post Newcastle Road, Newcastle, Jamaica
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Mount Edge Guest House
Ranked #1 of 1 Newcastle B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Toronto
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4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We spent a day with the Mount Edge family, taking a bicycle tour through the Blue Mountains and eating some of the best food I've had anywhere. When most people think of Jamaica, they think of beaches - but it was the mountains that caught our eyes when we looked out from our hotel room in Kingston. If we had... More

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We had one day off during a recent 'work vacation' in Kingston and hoped to see something beyond the downtown sights. I found a link on the web for bike tours from Mount Edge and called up at the last minute not really expecting much. But the Fox family made everything happen - with virtually no effort on our part.... More

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Tbilisi, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

I just got back from a fabulous stay at Mount Edge. Not sure where to begin and haven't come to terms with the fact I have left :/. One day is NOT enough. Went with some friends to get out of Kingston for a day and it was just what we needed. First off, Robyn is delightful ( owners daughter)... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

What an amazing place ... the setting, the property, the views, the bamboo beds and most of all the characters!!! Thank you so much. Like many others I stayed much longer than expected enjoying the views over Kingston, the crazy road up to Newcastle and down to Redlight, the flowers everywhere. Lots of love to Fox family and friends! See... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

Mount Edge is one of the best guest houses I've stayed in the world. The owner's daughter offered to pick up my friend and me from Kingston for an affordable amount. The guest house itself has a beautiful view. The chef cooked delectable meals from ingredients from the nearby organic garden. Oh, and the view was spectacular!

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london UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

It's 5am and I'm sat on the veranda with Yam, Robin's new puppy. The only sound is the river below and the jungle all around. If you're after action then move on, if you're searching for culture, laid back people & vibes and some of the best views in all Jamaica then you have arrived! Rooms are shabby certainly but... More

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Quito, Ecuador
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

Mount Edge is a collection of wooden cottages hooked on the side of the hill, up in the blue mountains 40mn from Papine, Kingston. The view is breathtaking. They are very welcoming and nice people, and the food is so good. A very special place that shouldn't be missed !

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Austn
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

I thoroughly enjoyed my stay at Mount Edge with one exception. The bathroom in my little cabin was not what I consider acceptable. The shower is also the bathroom floor and the sink was barely acceptable. I didn't want to walk in the bathroom until the floor dried from the shower. Small renovation would make that bathroom much more tourist... More

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Quebec City, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

I don't think Mount Edge is especially addressed to backpackers, but they arranged something for me, a solo female traveler in Jamaica during the off-season, for a very good price. The place is stunning, the panorama breathtaking, the food very tasty (some of the best I had in 3 weeks), the room was super clean, and the semi outdoor bathroom... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013 via mobile

Took a long weekend and highly recommend it to all who want to escape the city. Incredible experience staying on the side of a mountain. The food is all local organic food, cooked up by masterful chefs. Pleasant and knowledgeable staff, AND less expensive than other nearby hotels.

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Address: 17 mile post Newcastle Road, Newcastle, Jamaica
Location: Caribbean > Jamaica > Saint Andrew Parish > Newcastle
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Mount Edge Guest House Hotel Kingston

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The all wooden buildings, perched on the hillside in the Blue Mountains 3500 ft above sea level with the river below, is known as Mount Edge Guest House. We are featured in Rough Guides and Lonely Planet travel guides to name a few. We are located about 30 minutes from the Reggae capital of the world, Kingston. The main building has two private rooms with shared bathroom, spacious living and dining room. There are also three cottages all with double beds and own bathrooms and another building with bunk beds for four. ... more   less 
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