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Oracabessa Bay, Oracabessa Jamaica See on map
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This may be the best, most restful vacation we have ever experienced! It is possible here to feel privacy, with only pleasant passing conversation with similarly minded guests. The grounds are perfect, but not Disney-perfect; there are no formal gardens, just winding paths through tropical...More

Date of stay: January 2019
1  Thank Eileen D
Response from GESOCIALMEDIAMGR, PR & Social Media Coordinator at GoldenEyeResponded 2 days ago

Dear Eileen D: Thank you so much for your wonderful review! Thrilled that you enjoyed the Beach Hut, outdoor shower and all the amenities - they are truly magical additions to the property. We are also so happy to hear that you were able to...More

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Reviewed August 13, 2018

To say there were tears when we had to leave this heaven on Earth would be an understatement. The only thing that kept our spirits up when we had to go was the luck of having lovely Laurel drive us to the airport. Do whatever...More

Date of stay: August 2018
2  Thank brusselslombardis
Response from GESOCIALMEDIAMGR, PR & Social Media Coordinator at GoldenEyeResponded August 27, 2018

Dear brusselslombardis: Thank you very much for your wonderful feedback from your recent family vacation with us. We cannot express how much joy it gave us to know you had such a lovely time - you seemed to have experienced every special space the property...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived cranky and stressed out to the max and then spent about a week and a half (Christmas through New Years) here and I can honestly say it was one of the best vacations of my life. You can *completely* check-out at this place. It’s...More

Date of stay: December 2018
2  Thank TravelinJoe55
Response from GESOCIALMEDIAMGR, PR & Social Media Coordinator at GoldenEyeResponded 6 days ago

Dear TravelinJoe55: Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We love that you were able to "check out" and relax while with us over Christmas and New Year's.... You did hit the nail on the head when you describe GoldenEye as "super chill and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In search of small, uncrowded resorts with first class service we happened upon this polished, Jamaican gem. Comfortable, laid back, magical. Blackwell’s vision to share Ian Fleming’s paradise is without compromise and looking only to improve. The staff is better than friendly. They are engaging...More

Date of stay: January 2019
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Response from GESOCIALMEDIAMGR, PR & Social Media Coordinator at GoldenEyeResponded 1 week ago

Dear bluLosAngeles: Thank you so much for your lovely review of your recent stay with us. We are so thrilled that you enjoyed the 'special magic' of GoldenEye and all we have to offer...we truly hope you return soon again to what will be your...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Title says it. This is the best hotel I have ever visited in Jamaica. Staff are some of the friendliest people you will ever meet. Food is amazing. Beaches are amazing. Etc. 100% will be coming back here. Can’t imagine staying anywhere else nowMore

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Bigg_Chungus
Response from GESOCIALMEDIAMGR, PR & Social Media Coordinator at GoldenEyeResponded 1 week ago

Dear Qawweeeeeee: Thank you so much for your lovely review of your recent stay with us. We are so happy you enjoyed all we have to offer, the food - friendly service and beaches... We hope you will come back again to enjoy the peace,...More

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GoldenEye Hotel & Resort overlooks the Caribbean Sea in the quiet village of Oracabessa Bay on Jamaica’s north coast. Named after one of Ian Fleming’s World War II missions, Operation GoldenEye, this Island More Outpost property is owned by Chris Blackwell, Jamaica-raised founder of Island Records. The stunning 52-acre property is home to secret coves, breathtaking private beaches, tropical forests and a singular lagoon. There are 49 stand-alone Beach Huts, Lagoon Cottages and Beach and Lagoon Villas, as well as Fleming Villa, designed by Fleming, himself. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Shuttle Bus Service
Tennis Court
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
49
Price range
$366 - $2,259 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Goldeneye Hotel Oracabessa
,
Goldeneye Hotel Ocho Rios
,
Goldeneye Resort Ocho Rios
,
GoldenEye Jamaica/Oracabessa
Location
Caribbean > Jamaica > Saint Mary Parish > Oracabessa
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
49
Price range
$366 - $2,259 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Goldeneye Hotel Oracabessa
,
Goldeneye Hotel Ocho Rios
,
Goldeneye Resort Ocho Rios
,
GoldenEye Jamaica/Oracabessa
Location
Caribbean > Jamaica > Saint Mary Parish > Oracabessa
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taylory1215
January 19, 2019|
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Response from shan0123 | Reviewed this property |
Agree with the other posts, food is very good (much higher quality than most all inclusive resorts) but pricey. There are also some good restaurants within a 15 minute drive if you want to venture out (Toscanini's etc.).
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Sara L
September 29, 2018|
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Well if weather helps you won’t like to move an inch outside of the property. It is not a normal resort but a boutique and celebrity sort of resort and no crowds strictly. Car may not be a necessity, recommended to just hire... More
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tashacricket2018
August 18, 2018|
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Response from Carole M | Reviewed this property |
Honestly, Golden Eye is so great that anything you'll do outside of it will result in disappointment according to me. Golden Eye is paradise on earth, so I recommend you don't bother too much about visiting and enjoy to... More
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HOLYMOLEYBATMAN_12
3 weeks ago
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"Lagoon or Beach Cottages!!"
L2378XZchrisb
Oct 26, 2018
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"Villas on the Lagoon are much more private, and no traffic by your place all the time."
GatorGirl1815
Sep 6, 2018
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"Lagoon Cottages are amazing"
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Aug 30, 2018
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