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Hammerstein Highland House is a spectacular estate on 17 acres on the hillside in Montego Bay, Jamaica. Oscar Hammerstein wrote 'The Sound of Music' from the terrace, overlooking the beautiful hillside. We have had quite a few celebrity guests such as Meryl Streep and Tracy Ullman. This villas is filled with history. The home is very private and located about 5 minutes from the beach and 20 minutes from the airport. The home is fully staffed with a chef, butler, housekeeper, gardener and laundress. A van and driver can be arranged for any size group. Private spa treatments are available on site. The home also has a tranquil pavilion ideal for yoga retreats and the like. Come enjoy the real Jamaica!
A van and driver can be arranged for any size group.
We have a two acre organic garden. The produce is used for our meal plan. Our chef can prepare food to suit your needs, including vegan.
Onsite we have a yoga pavillion that is screened on with wooden floors and ceiling fans. Our home is perfect for retreats.
Fully staffed with Chef, Butler, Laundress, Housekeeper, Gardner and Nightwatchmen.
The villa is perfect for combined families or groups of friends. We have large, open common areas for entertaining. We also offer private terraces off of each bedroom for private space.
The villa has a fabulous yoga pavilion on the grounds, screened in and with ceiling fans. We can offer a special detox menu for wellness retreats.
15% gratuity for the 5 person staff is to be paid - this is based on 15% of the rental fee
We accept checks from the USA or wires/direct deposits from outside of the USA (in USD only)
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About the owner: The owner, Brenda Isaac has an amazing foundation called One Love Learning Foundation . She was founded OLLF after she bought Highland House and became involved in the local community and saw the needs of the children at local schools. Now Highland House serves as an important base for OLLF's Learning Center. Truly a family project, Keressa Page, Brenda's daughter manages the villa.
Why the Owner Chose Montego Bay: This home was purchased when the owner fell in love with the property and it's history. We live in Atlanta and can visit easily with a quick 2 hour flight. It is spacious enough for our large family and to rent to groups. The property took our breath away and we instantly fell in love.
The Unique Benefits at this House: When you stay at Highland House you are completely secluded on 17 acres, but have easy access to Montego Bay (just 20 min drive)and full use of our Beach membership at Seawinds Beach Resort(just 5 min drive). Our home has an organic garden with loads of fresh produce used for meals.
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