Celebrity Frequented Fortress with Private Beachfront
Originally a 17th century fortress, this Ocho Rios beachfront property has hosted Sir Winston Churchill, Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau and Drew Barrymore, to name a few. The home’s original, two-foot-thick stone walls, along with their gun ports, have been retained, while the interior has been fully renovated to provide contemporary comfort and style. Outside, landscaped tropical gardens host a hot tub for eight, surrounded by natural decking from which guests can enjoy beach and ocean views and breezes.
The estate has six bedrooms, each with an en-suite bathroom and air conditioning. Half of the bedrooms are in the main house and the other half are 60 feet away, down a stone path, in what was once a schoolhouse. The property’s 300-foot, private, white-sand beach is a spectacular place to swim, play and sunbathe, and the home’s old stone verandah provides protective shade and is great for alfresco dining. The home has Wi-Fi...
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Payment and Cancellation - 90 Day Policy
- Guests may cancel for free provided that: (1) cancellation is within 48-hours of reservation request, and (2) reservation request was made at least 10 days before arrival.
- 90 days or less prior to arrival: Guests pay 100% at time of reservation.
- More than 90 days before arrival: Guests pay 50% at time of reservation (non-refundable), the remaining 50% will be charged 90 days prior to arrival.
- For guests paying with points: 100% of payment will be deducted at time of reservation, once booking is verified within 48 hours.
- 90 days or less prior to arrival: No refund issued, unless ‘Grace Period’ applies.
- More than 90 days before arrival: initial 50% payment is forfeited; the remaining 50% will not be charged.
- For guests paying with points more than 90 days before arrival: 50% of points taken are forfeited; the remaining 50% will be refunded within 5-10 business days.
- <p>- No smoking - No pets - Occupancy maximum: 2 guests per bedroom - No Bachelor or Bachelorette parties - No parties/events - No loud noise beyond reasonable and respectful for a typical neighborhood - No illegal substances - No party groups - Cannot use property for commercial use - Note: most reservations require a security/damage deposit - Note: some reservations require an APA (Advance Provisioning Allowance) pre-payment for onsite incidentals. - No reservations will be confirmed for more than 11 months in advance. - All reservations require a signed rental agreement with your booking. - Additional fees may apply, check supplemental terms of this rental agreement. *rules apply unless elsewhere specified</p><p>24 hour: HOUSE RULES As one of our more unique homes, we require 24 hours to verify the details of your booking and ensure that this home is the right match for you and your guests. Once you have submitted your booking, a representative will contact you immediately, answer any relevant questions and personally ensure that your booking runs smoothly. The representative will be able to provide a confirmation within 24 hours, if not sooner.</p>