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“Gorgeous pool, stunning room, lovely owners” 4 of 5 stars
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Villa Cocotero
Tower Hill | St Mary, Ocho Rios, Jamaica   |  
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Ranked #10 of 17 Ocho Rios B&B and Inns
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“Gorgeous pool, stunning room, lovely owners”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2010

Villa cocotero is a fantastic place to stay in Ocho Rios. We were only in Ocho Rios for one night in transit from Mo Bay airport and our 2 week trip travelling around Jamaica (spent in Portland and Treasure Beach).
Cherry looked after us from the word go. She's a lovely lady, very welcoming who you can call on for anything you need. It really does feel like a home away from home.
Our room (we had the deluxe which they offered us discounted which was a nice gesture) was beautiful with air con, a four poster bed and a stand alone bath. It had double doors leading onto a balcony that looks over the garden.
The garden and pool are lovely, you'd never guess you were in a busy area. As another reviewer said, the villa doesn't look particularly special from the outside but our room and the garden were great.
Cherry cooked us breakfast in the morning which we had in the gazebo area by the pool. She's a great cook.
We didn't explore the surrounding area much as we were in transit, but the bar 2 doors down served ice cold Red Stripe and had a friendly atmosphere.

Stayed March 2010, traveled as a couple
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2009

Upon arriving to this Villa Cocotero, the front did not look like much however, once inside the rooms, and beautiful backyard area where we spent most of our time, it was fabulous! The rooms and service was beyond what you would expect. The pool was cleaned each day and the landscape was pristine. The breakfast was made to order and very good each morning. They even accomodated us with Vegetarian food. The grounds were private, and like I mentioned so peaceful, beautiful, with an ocean view.. it was like a slice of Heaven especially at night under the stars.. We were not far from town, or from Reggae Beach, where we walked to one day. Taxi's were readily available and the bar, Jerk Center is two doors down, where we had two wonderful meals and many Red Stripes. We had two friends come hang out with us who are Jamaican and they even were so very impressed with Villa, and the service. I work on a major Cruise SHip and know how service is supposed to be, and here at Villa Cocotero you will find it.. Cherry, Leonard, Vivian, and Samantha ( from Jerk Center) are all genuine and wonderful people who will make your stay at Villa Cocotero just a place to never forget ! We made great memories in Jamaica and it will always be rememberd. I will go back here for sure!

  • Stayed December 2009, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2009

I was pleasantly surprised at the standard of accommodation at Villa Cocotero. The rooms were extremely comfortable and the garden and pool were lovely. The welcome I received from the staff was memorable and the service throughout my stay was first class. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend Cocotero as somewhere to stay. Great place. Great value.

  • Stayed April 2009, traveled solo
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Address: Tower Hill | St Mary, Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Location: Caribbean > Jamaica > Saint Ann Parish > Ocho Rios
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #10 of 17 B&Bs / Inns in Ocho Rios
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 7
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Our family has lived and holidayed in Jamaica for years, so we know what makes a memorable vacation.At Villa Cocotero you will have the opportunity to relax in the tropical garden with its tempting pool and sea views.Breathtaking beaches are only minutes away and Jamaica's vibrant culture is at your disposal. Villa Cocotero offers you the chance to experience the sights and sounds of the real Jamaica, the true Jamaica.Whether you're touring the island, taking a break by the coast, or looking for a fantastic holiday, stay with us for great value,great rooms and a great time. ... more   less 
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