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6bd/6BA,17 Acres,USA Today Says 'Top Pools in Caribbean'

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Last updated: 08/15/2014

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  • Minimum stay:3-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Montego Bay house description

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.

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Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Included
              • Car Available
              • Concierge
              • Private Chef
              • Staff

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome
              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Smoking Allowed
              • Wheelchair Accessible

              Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16, Beds for 12-16

              Bathrooms: 6 Bathrooms

              Other Amenities

                  • 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. ...moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Books
                  • DVD Player
                  • Music Library
                  • Ping Pong Table
                  • Pool Table
                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Stereo
                  • Television
                  • VCR
                  • Video Library

                  Theme

                  • Adventure
                  • Away From It All
                  • Family
                  • Historic
                  • Romantic
                  • Spa
                  • Tourist Attractions

                  Attractions

                  • Cinemas
                  • Restaurants

                  Local Services & Businesses

                      • Fitness Center

                      Leisure Activities

                      • Boating
                      • Horseback Riding
                      • Shelling
                      • Shopping
                      • Sight Seeing

                      Location Type

                      • Beach View
                      • Mountain View
                      • Ocean View
                      • Water View

                      Sports & Adventure Activities

                      • Cycling
                      • Fishing
                      • Golf
                      • Hiking
                      • Jet Skiing
                      • Kayaking
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Parasailing
                      • Rafting
                      • Sailing
                      • Snorkeling/Diving
                      • Swimming
                      • Tennis
                      • Water Skiing

                      Dining

                          • Dining Area

                          General

                          • Air Conditioning:

                            Yes, in all bedrooms...moreless

                          • Clothes Dryer:

                            Laundress will do guests laundry at no extra charge...moreless

                          • Fireplace
                          • Hair Dryer
                          • Internet
                          • Towels Provided
                          • Washing Machine:

                            Laundress will do guests laundry at no extra charge...moreless

                          • Wireless Internet
                          • Wood Fireplace

                          Kitchen

                          • Catering Available
                          • Coffee Maker
                          • Cooking Utensils
                          • Dishes & Utensils
                          • Dishwasher
                          • Kitchen
                          • Microwave
                          • Pantry Items
                          • Refrigerator
                          • Stove

                          Outside

                          • Balcony
                          • Deck / Patio
                          • Gazebo
                          • Lanai / Gazebo
                          • Outdoor Grill

                          Pool / Spa

                              • Private Pool

                              House Cleaning

                                  • Housekeeper Included
                                   

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                                  Rental basis: Per property
                                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                                  Base Rate
                                  3 night min stay
                                  $928
                                  $6,496

                                  Discounts: 14 nights or more: $836 Nightly

                                  High Season
                                  Dec 15 - Apr 14
                                  4 night min stay
                                  $1,214
                                  Low Season
                                  Apr 15 - Dec 14
                                  3 night min stay
                                  $928

                                  Additional information about rental rates

                                  Additional Fees and Taxes:

                                  15% gratuity for the 5 person staff is to be paid - this is based on 15% of the rental fee


                                  Notes:

                                  We accept checks from the USA or wires/direct deposits from outside of the USA (in USD only)


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                                  Location

                                  14 Miles
                                  Nearest Airport
                                  Sangster International
                                  12 Miles
                                  Nearest Golf
                                  Tryall
                                  4 Miles
                                  Nearest Beach
                                  Seawinds

                                  Car: Recommended

                                   

                                  Owner info

                                  Year Purchased: 2000

                                  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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                                  Photos

                                  • Exterior Photo, Pool and Living Room

                                    Exterior Photo, Pool and Living Room

                                  • Living Room

                                    Living Room

                                  • View from Terrace-Montego Bay

                                    View from Terrace-Montego Bay

                                  • Front of House

                                    Front of House

                                  • Bedroom-Zen Room

                                    Bedroom-Zen Room

                                  VRBO #192906

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                                  This listing was first published here in 2008.

                                  Date last modified - Thursday, December 18, 2014

                                  $928 - $1,214 per night (USD)
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                                  6 Bedroom / 6 Bathroom
                                  Sleeps 16

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                                  Minimum stay: 3-4 nights
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                                  Member since: 2008
                                  Speaks: english
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                                  • Response rate: 60%
                                  • Calendar last updated: 08/15/2014
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