We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
$25 Amazon.com Gift Card Get yours when you book a hotel on TripAdvisor and review your stay!

Forres Park Resort & Spa

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Book on
or compare prices from up to 200 sites including:
Professional photos
Forres Park Resort & Spa
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers","shims"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","shims":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'shims'))"}},"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

48 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 43: English reviews
Level Contributor
21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

We stayed for a night at this beautiful place with the most lovely staff. Thank you all at Forres Park for your great hospitality! The cottages fit perfectly in this remote natural environment with all different kind of flowers and fruit trees. You sit on your balcony and have a spectacular view! The guide Buddy took us on a wonderful... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Claudia K
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
114 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015

Nice resort in an ideal location to access the Blue Mountains peak. They have a local coffee plantation to visit. Service is really friendly. Food was good as well (breakfast and dinners, as well as takeaway lunch during the hike). We had a huge room but they did not have blinds, which helped waking up very early for our activities.... More 

Helpful?
Thank orchid5a
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015

The main attractions of Forres Park are the mountain scenery, the simplicity of the hotel and Yasmin and her team. After bumping up the road from Kingston in our little hired Yaris, we were relieved to be welcomed by Yasmin who immediately made us feel at home (fellow Londoners?). As it was low season and we were the only visitors,... More 

Helpful?
Thank Cath B
Milan, Italy
Level Contributor
12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

The location is amazing, in the middle of the Blue Mountain forest. Shanique and Shirley really welcomed us and spoiled us with wonderful Jamaican dishes. We also tried the spa with a full body massage, maybe a bit rude but after the hike to the peak it's been wonderful! There's only a small village close to the Hotel so basically... More 

Helpful?
Thank Elisabetta B
New Milton, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

We also found the people at Forres Park to be very friendly and helpful. The accommodation is basic but the rooms were clean and comfortable and there was always plenty of immediate hot water in the bathroom. Food and service was also good if "rustic". We went for the Birdwatching and seeing the wonderful Streamer and Vervain Hummingbirds right there... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank jimsan15
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

I gave it poor mainly because it is extremely overpriced for the standard. i agree with everyone that the service is very good and staff are friendly. However purely based on price its is not good value very basic rooms and food that was very expensive. Whilst I am not necessarily looking for luxury in this kind of setting which... More 

Helpful?
3 Thank lewiscrrew
Ohio
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

We stayed at Forres Park for two nights in November. It is not fancy but it offers everything you need - comfortable bed, clean bathroom, great food in an open-air dining area. We like to go bird watching, and the area around Forres Park is very good for that. Colin is an excellent birding guide, and he is often available... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Cheepers
Level Contributor
25 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 via mobile

We stayed in Forres Park for two nights. The room is totally overprized for what you get. As well be prepared to pay five US Dollars for a cup of coffee (just plain coffee, made at the very same coffee farm)! The location is nice, we did not feel disturbed by the road as there is hardly any traffic at... More 

Helpful?
3 Thank Stimes
Level Contributor
8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Highly recommended for those who like to travel a bit differently........ My husband and I (in our thirties) spend 4 days in Mavis Bank in the Blue mountain. We did not walk up to the peak and watch the beautiful view, instead we enjoyed mingling with the kind people of Mavis Bank! We were welcomed with open arms and a... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank gabi p
Germany
Level Contributor
40 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

The place is not paradise. The cabins are as indicated - very simple. Just one naked lamp on the ceiling in the room as well as in the bathroom. Beds are comfortable. The cabin is clean. But thats about all thats positive. There was no warm water for a shower in the morning. When we arrived de were told that... More 

Helpful?
4 Thank cajeju
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

28 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (23)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (5)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
Room/Suite (2)
Viewed
View from Room (1)
Viewed
Other (12)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (5)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Viewed
View from Room (1)
Viewed
Room/Suite (2)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Kingston
8.6 mi away
Liguanea Club
Liguanea Club
#6 of 24 in Kingston
4.0 of 5 stars 204 reviews
4.2 mi away
Starlight Chalet & Health Spa
Starlight Chalet & Health Spa
#1 of 1 in Blue Mountains National Park
3.5 of 5 stars 58 reviews
8.3 mi away
The Spanish Court Hotel
The Spanish Court Hotel
#1 of 24 in Kingston
4.5 of 5 stars 689 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
8.9 mi away
The Knutsford Court Hotel
The Knutsford Court Hotel
#8 of 24 in Kingston
3.5 of 5 stars 420 reviews
8.8 mi away
Terra Nova All Suite Hotel
4.8 mi away
Strawberry Hill
Strawberry Hill
#4 of 24 in Kingston
4.5 of 5 stars 278 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Forres Park Resort 60 acre coffee plantation is the ideal base for exploring the Blue Mountains. There are several choices in accommodation. From exquisite suites with four poster king size beds with private baths and private balconies with mountain views, fridge and other amenities. In addition, we have standard rooms and cabins which are tastefully decorated with antique four poster beds of varying sizes.There is an out-door dining room, overlooking the swaying bamboos, banana trees and the many coffee plants bursting with beans,with dishes to suit your taste.We offer tours of the Blue Mountains including trips to the Peak. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Forres Park Resort & Spa

Address: Mavis Bank | Blue Mountain, Kingston, Jamaica
Location: Caribbean > Jamaica > Kingston Parish > Kingston
Price Range: $98 - $209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Forres Park Resort & Spa 2.5*
Number of rooms: 14
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Orbitz, Expedia, Booking.com, Priceline, Agoda, Odigeo, Travelocity, Hotwire and Hotels.com so you can book your Forres Park Resort & Spa reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Forres Park Resort And Spa
Forres Park Hotel Kingston
Forres Park Resort & Spa Jamaica/Kingston
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay