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Occupying the flat top and steep sides of a standalone mountain, this secluded Blue Mountain resort 15 km (9 mi) northeast of Kingston features views of the city and harbor from 945m (3,100 ft) up.
At this resort, dine on Jamaican-accented meals, sip a wide selection of beverages, and swim in an infinity-edge pool. Relax with massage & hydrotherapy Spa treatments.
19th century Georgian-style cottages feature CD players/libraries, and four-poster beds with white netting, Frette Italian linens, down comforters/pillows, and mattress warmers.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!Opens in a new window
Strawberry Hill, the 26-acre mountain-top retreat, is located in the heart of Jamaica’s Blue Mountains in Irish Town, 3,000 feet above the Caribbean Sea. It features awe-inspiring views of the mountains in one direction and the twinkling city of Kingston in the other. The property features thirteen 19th century Georgian-style cottages, an infinity pool, FieldSpa, expansive botanical gardens, and world-class dining.
A conference room has a memorial wall commemorating reggae legend Bob Marley, who made Chris Blackwell's Island Records an international phenomenon. Strawberry Hill provides complimentary WiFi throughout the hotel. Better yet, explore the mountain biking trails or plunge into the pool. Other amenities include free parking, babysitting/childcare, 24-hour airport shuttle service (surcharge), and a concierge.
- Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
- Airport transportation (surcharge)
- Full-service spa
- Conference space
- 24-hour front desk
- Total number of rooms - 13
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Babysitting or childcare
- Wedding services
- Free breakfast
- Concierge services
- Pool umbrellas
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Number of outdoor pools - 2
- Picnic area
- Luggage storage
- Pool sun loungers
- Free self parking
- Spa services on site
- Free WiFi
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Free self parking
- Free WiFi
- Free cribs/infant beds
- Premium TV channels
- Premium bedding
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Room service (limited hours)
- Air conditioning
- Coffee/tea maker
- Turndown service
- Designer toiletries
- Private bathroom
- Hair dryer
- Shower/tub combination
- In-room childcare (surcharge)
- Iron/ironing board
- In-room safe
- Daily housekeeping
- Individually furnished
- Individually decorated
- Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
Where to Eat
Restaurant - Open-air restaurant comprising dining room and three terraces with panoramic views of mountains and Kingston far below. À la carte breakfast, lunch, dinner. Jamaican-accented menus. Dinner choices such as conch fritters, Rack of Lamb with Guava Glaze, Curried Coconut Shrimp, Beef Tenderloin with Jamaican Chimichurri (pepper-herb) Sauce. Weekend afternoon tea. Sunday brunch.
Bar/lounge - Fireplace, telescope, overstuffed seating, polished wooden floor. Open mid-morning to late night.
A free continental breakfast is served daily from 7 AM until 10:30 AM.
Nearby Things to Do
Lined with black concrete so it appears to be a natural mountain pool, an 18.5m (60-ft) kidney-shaped pool on the resort's flat mountaintop features an infinity edge overlooking Kingston and its harbor far below. A stone-wall waterfall cascades below the infinity edge. Wooden and stone sundecks flank the pool.
Elsewhere on the mountaintop are a sauna and an adjacent open-air, black-concrete plunge pool with a panoramic-view sundeck. The mountaintop includes a lawn for complimentary badminton, croquet, and French bowls.
Guided nature/bird-watching hikes through the resort's grounds and the Blue Mountains are available for surcharges. Complimentary bicycles provide another means of touring the mountains.
Yoga classes (surcharge) are offered in an open-air pavilion partly suspended over a deep gully and sided by a lychee tree.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the resort; fees may apply.
- Hiking/biking trails on site
- Mountain biking on site
- Yoga classes/instruction on site
The Spa at Strawberry Hill is tucked in a secluded nook of the mountainside and offer 5 indoor/outdoor treatment rooms for relaxation and pampering. Indulge in the signature treatment, the Blue Mountain Elixir Body Scrub, which utilizes local coffee beans, or choose to unwind with a rejuvenating deep tissue body massage and hydrotherapy session. The spa is open daily from 10 AM until 6 PM.
- Facial treatments
- Manicures and pedicures
- Hydrotherapy treatments
- Hot stone massage
- Deep tissue massage
- Sports massage
- Detoxification wrap
- Ayurvedic treatments
- Sauna in spa
- Body wraps
- Body scrubs
- Aromatherapy treatments
- Body treatments
Check-in time ends at 8 PM
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Special check-in instructions:
Check-out time is noon
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Kids stay free! Children 5 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
- Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 75.00.
- Free cribs (infant beds)!
- No pets or service animals allowed
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
No pets or service animals allowed
- Airport shuttle fee: USD 90 per vehicle (one way)
- Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
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We should mention
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 5 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.
Awards & Affiliations
- Strawberry Hill is listed in the 2015 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay.
I’m Free Offer
Book a minimum 5-night stay in a rate category displaying the “Free Breakfast Included” Sale tag now - December 15, 2017 for travel June 1 - December 15, 2017 and receive 5 nights for the price of 4, as reflected in the rate displayed at the time of booking.
Must book a minimum 5-night stay in a qualifying rate category to receive benefits. Free night reflected in rate displayed at time of booking. Offer subject to availability. Offer is not valid with groups/conventions and may not be combined with other promotional offers. Other restrictions and blackout dates may apply.
Nature’s Heart Offer
Book a minimum 3-night stay in a “Nature's Heart” rate category displaying the Sale! tag now - December 15, 2017 for travel April 20 - December 15, 2017 and receive 1 dinner for 2 persons and a Gordon Town Trail excursion.
Must book a minimum 3-night stay in a qualifying rate category to receive benefits. Offer subject to availability. No refunds for any unused portion of offer. Taxes and gratuities may not be included. Offer is not valid with groups/conventions and may not be combined with other promotional offers. Other restrictions and blackout dates may apply.
King of the Hill Offer
Book a minimum 5-night stay in a “King Of The Hill” rate category displaying the Sale! tag now - December 15, 2017 for travel January 1 - December 15, 2017 and receive 1 dinner for 2 persons, a USD 100 resort credit, applicable for hotel dining and activities, and Gordon Town Trail excursion for 2 persons.
Must book a minimum 5-night stay in a qualifying rate category to receive benefits. Full details at check-in. Offer subject to availability. No refunds for any unused portion of offer. Taxes and gratuities may not be included. Resort credit cannot be applied towards room rate or tax. No refunds for any unused portion of offer. Offer is not valid with groups/conventions and may not be combined with other promotional offers. Other restrictions and blackout dates may apply.