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Strawberry Hill

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I had a wonderful three days here, perched in the mountains in the middle of summer. We had one of the best night's sleep with the gentle mountain breeze because we had a pre-dinner relaxation on our outdoor gazebo bed, turndown service with a freshened up bed (with an electric blanket, if it were cool enough), and... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Strawberry Hill is a beautiful boutique resort in the hills of St. Andrew Jamaica. The property is well maintained and is perched on top of a hill overlooking Kingston. Two thumbs up to the chef, servers and bar staff as my party of nine thoroughly enjoyed their meals and cocktails. We had a beautiful night with great friends and food... More 

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Adriana V, General Manager at Strawberry Hill, responded to this review

Dear RPM876, It is nice to hear that you and your friends had a great time at Strawberry Hill. Thank you for your kind comments and for letting other readers know about the beauty that surrounds us, and the great offerings in our menus. One love, Adriana & Greg Vogt Resort Managers More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to Strawberry Hill for a weekend break to seek some calm from a hectic business trip in Kingston. The drive there is wonderful but nothing prepares you for the beauty of the setting once you arrive. Set on the top of a hill you have amazing views (especially at night) to Kingston as well as to the Blue... More 

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Adriana V, General Manager at Strawberry Hill, responded to this review

Dear Alison K, Thank you for taking the time to review Strawberry Hill. It is nice to know that you enjoyed our setting and views. We love sharing our little piece of heaven and the nature that surrounds us with our visitors; and are happy every time we hear that they have enjoyed the comfort and unique design of the... More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an amazing property I have visited over the years several times--it's like a ritual when in Kingston. Staying there is a bit outside my range, but the restaurant, bar, grounds, cottages and everything is just great. The sense of music royalty is everywhere as the owner, Chris Blackwell of Island Records fame, put his imprint on it. Fantastic... More 

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Adriana V, General Manager at Strawberry Hill, responded to this review

Dear Ebabau, We love having repeated visitors! Thank you for making Strawberry Hill a pit stop while in Jamaica. Our owner - Chris Blackwell definitely shares his music history throughout the property, as it was here where many famous musicians gathered in the 70’s and 80’s to create great music! On a daily basis we play and share tunes that... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I spent three nights at Strawberry Hill for our honeymoon recently. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. First off, Dayne was our driver for three days and his service is outstanding. He's very knowledgeable about Kingston and Jamaica in general. He gave us an informative driving tour on our day trip to Kingston for the Bob Marley museum... More 

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Adriana V, General Manager at Strawberry Hill, responded to this review

Dear Sloanwolf, We also enjoyed having you with us. It is wonderful to know that you had a great time at Strawberry Hill, and that you took with you beautiful memories of such a special trip; thank you so much for choosing us! I will pass on your comment to Dayne – and I agree with you, he is a... More 

Houston, Texas, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I drove up to strawberry hill for lunch with 2 friends recently. Once we arraved, we were told we needed to pay $22USD to get into the property and if we choose to eat, the entrance fee will go towards lunch. The views were spectacular and the facilities were nice and clean. I must have taken a million pictures. The... More 

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Adriana V, General Manager at Strawberry Hill, responded to this review

Dear Nat, We are sorry to hear that your experience with us was disappointing. We have shared your comments with our service and kitchen team as we are constantly working on improving. Your comments have not being taken lightly and we can assure you that out of this unfortunate situation we will create an opportunity to continue growing. We truly... More 

Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing accommodations at Birdshill cottage overlooking the mountains ....our own special retreat..... coffee on the verandah and reading in the afternoon in an outside bedroom! The food was spectacular.... lovely breakfasts and sumptuous lunches and dinners. A beautiful pool overlooking Kingston.

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Adriana V, General Manager at Strawberry Hill, responded to this review

Dear Brad, We are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. Yes, Birdshill is a lovely and charming cottage, the views and the layout are fantastic! We will share your comments with our culinary team - I can already see their smiles... We hope to see you again at Strawberry Hill sometime in the future. Kind... More 

Bayside, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for 2 nights on our honeymoon. We stayed in other hotels throughout Jamaica as well, and this was hands down the most beautiful resort we've been to. At first we were concerned about having no AC, but it was significantly cooler in the mountains and we didn't need it, even in June. The surroundings... More 

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Adriana V, General Manager at Strawberry Hill, responded to this review

Dear Brittanymax91, We are very happy to hear that you enjoy your honeymoon stay with us. Thank you for choosing us to celebrate such a special occasion! The architectural design of the cottages (by Ann Hodges) is brilliant, and it allows for air flow to keep the rooms cool during the day and at night. Of course, the gorgeous mountain... More 

George Town, Grand Cayman
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

This place is MAGIC!! The absolute 'Jewel of Jamaica'! Stunning in every way. The Blue Mountains are a very special place, and Strawberry Hill is at its heart. 13 beautifully unique cottages in the midst of the mountains, sitting 6500ft high in the sky, surrounded by insanely beautiful flowers, views for days, serenity, peace of mind, and life's organic goodness... More 

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Adriana V, General Manager at Strawberry Hill, responded to this review

Dear Islandgirlky, Thank you very much for sharing your experience. We feel very flattered with your kind comments, but more so, we are happy to know that you enjoyed our sincere hospitality. Also, I must compliment your writing skills; you will transport readers to this magical place! We are so very happy to hear that you enjoyed the beautiful nature... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

Awesome view overlooking the city of Kingston Jamaica! They serve a great buffet brunch and the staff are great . They have a variety of food varying from Jamaican style to western style featuring jerk chicken and rice and beans to scrambled eggs and bacon ! There are some beautiful flowers throughout the property! They have an infinity pool which... More 

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Adriana V, General Manager at Strawberry Hill, responded to this review

Dear Snooky29, We are delighted to know that you enjoyed Strawberry Hill, our offerings and our hospitality. Our brunch is definitely a signature event in the Kingston area! Both locals and visitors love joining us on Sundays for relaxation & coolness to enjoy fabulous food! Hope to see you again up in the hills! One love, Adriana & Greg Vogt... More 

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  • Spa
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Strawberry Hill Hotel, Spa & Gardens, a 26-acre mountain top resort, is located in the heart of one of the world's most famous coffee-producing mountain ranges, Jamaica's Blue Mountains. Listed in the New York Times #1 bestselling book, 1,000 Places To See Before You Die, Strawberry Hill is 3100 feet above sea level and features one of the most awe-inspiring views of the Blue Mountains in one direction as well as the city of Kingston in the other. On a clear day, one can see up to 100 miles from the property's infinity-edge pool, and at night the city far below becomes a twinkling mirror of the night sky. The property's 12 Georgian-style cottages, spa, exotic gardens and restaurant offerings underwent an extensive refurbishment in October 2011. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Strawberry Hill

Address: New Castle Road, Kingston, Jamaica
Location: Caribbean > Jamaica > Kingston Parish > Kingston
Price Range: $264 - $453 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Strawberry Hill 4.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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Also Known As:
Strawberry Hill Irish Town
Strawberry Hill Jamaica/Kingston
Hotel Style:
#2 Spa Hotel in Kingston
#3 Luxury Hotel in Kingston
#4 Business Hotel in Kingston
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