Zimbali Culinary Retreat

3.0 star property
Family-friendly bed & breakfast with spa services and children's pool
VIP Access

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Zimbali Culinary Retreat

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Cottage, 1 Queen Bed (Mountain Cottage) | Tempur-Pedic beds, in-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board
Double Room Single Use, 2 Bedrooms (Mountain Villa) | Mountain view
Studio Suite, 1 Bedroom (Mountain Suite II) | Tempur-Pedic beds, in-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board
Lobby sitting area

Overview of Zimbali Culinary Retreat



Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Breakfast available
  • Parking included
  • Spa
  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
Canaan Mountain, Westmoreland, Little London

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationJamaica Giants Sculpture Park & Art Gallery8 min drive
  • Popular LocationNegril Hills Golf Club22 min drive
  • Popular LocationHalf Moon Beach41 min drive
  • AirportMontego Bay (MBJ-Sir Donald Sangster Intl.)97 min drive
Our Silver, Gold and Platinum members get perks at select VIP Access properties, on top of exceptional service.
Silver tier member
A perk like food and drink extras, free breakfast, or parking credits
Gold tier member
Room upgrades when available, plus Silver perks
Platinum tier member
Room upgrades when available, plus Silver perks

Room options

Studio Suite, 1 Bedroom (Sweet Blue)

  • 3293 sq ft
  • Mountain view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Studio Suite, 1 Bedroom (Mountain Suite II)

  • 3293 sq ft
  • Mountain view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 Queen Beds OR 1 Twin Bed

Double Room Single Use, 2 Bedrooms (Mountain Villa)

  • 3993 sq ft
  • Mountain view
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 Queen Bed OR 1 Twin Bed

Studio Suite, 1 Queen Bed (Mountain Suite I)

  • 3293 sq ft
  • Mountain view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Cottage (Sweet Love)

  • 2992 sq ft
  • Mountain view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Cottage, 1 Queen Bed (Mountain Cottage)

  • 2992 sq ft
  • Mountain view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

About this area

Little London

Located in Little London, Zimbali Culinary Retreat is in the mountains and on a river. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Seven Mile Beach and Royal Palm Reserve, while Jamaica Giants Sculpture Park & Art Gallery and Hanover Museum are cultural highlights. Traveling with kids? Consider Hope Botanical Garden and Zoo and Kool Runnings Water Park. Take an opportunity to explore the area for water adventures such as swimming.

What's nearby

  • Jamaica Giants Sculpture Park & Art Gallery - 8 min drive
  • Hope Botanical Garden and Zoo - 21 min drive
  • Negril Hills Golf Club - 22 min drive
  • Samuel's Bay National Marine Park - 23 min drive
  • Half Moon Beach - 41 min drive

Getting around

  • Sir Donald Sangster Intl. Airport (MBJ) - 93 min drive

About this property

Zimbali Culinary Retreat

3-star family-friendly bed & breakfast by the river
At Zimbali Culinary Retreat, you can look forward to a poolside bar, a terrace, and a garden. Treat yourself to spa services, such as a facial, a massage, or a body wrap. The onsite restaurant, Zimbali Cooking Studio, features international cuisine. Enjoy onsite activities like hiking/biking and ecotours. In addition to a hair salon and a library, guests can connect to free in-room WiFi.
Other perks at this bed & breakfast include:
  • An outdoor pool and a children's pool, with sun loungers
  • Free self parking
  • Full breakfast (surcharge), a roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge), and free newspapers
  • Barbecue grills, luggage storage, and tour/ticket assistance
Room features
All guestrooms at Zimbali Culinary Retreat feature perks such as furnished balconies, as well as amenities like free WiFi and safes.
More conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Highchairs, children's books, and musical instruments
  • Tempur-Pedic beds, free cribs/infant beds, and free rollaway/extra beds
  • Bathrooms with showers and free toiletries
  • Flat-screen TVs with satellite channels
  • Art supplies, coffee/tea makers, and ceiling fans



Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows regional cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Health Protocol (Jamaica)
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of WELL Health-Safety Rating (IWBI)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • 24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Free self parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Daily full breakfast available for a fee: JMD 1,400 for adults and JMD 1,000 for children
  • A bar/lounge
  • A poolside bar
  • A restaurant

Restaurants on site

  • Reggae Bar
  • Zimbali Cooking Studio

Things to do

  • 24-hour pool access
  • Children's pool
  • Ecotours
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Library
  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Art supplies
  • Baby toys
  • Children's books
  • Children's games
  • Children's pool
  • Children's toys
  • Fenced pool
  • Free crib
  • Free rollaway/extra bed
  • Highchair
  • Laundry facilities
  • Musical instrument
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool gate


  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Hair salon
  • Laundry facilities
  • Limited-hour front desk
  • Luggage storage
  • Safe at front desk

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour and ticket assistance


  • Barbecue grill
  • Garden
  • In the mountains
  • On a river
  • Picnic area
  • Pool loungers
  • Terrace


  • Body scrubs
  • Body wraps
  • Deep-tissue massages
  • Facials
  • Manicures/pedicures
  • Sports massages
  • Swedish massages


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom available in select rooms
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height counter and sink
  • No elevator
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Roll-in shower available in select rooms
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel


  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities


  • Bedsheets provided
  • Free crib
  • Free rollaway/extra bed
  • Tempur-Pedic mattress


  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Towels


  • Flat-screen TV with satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Limited room service

Outdoor space

  • Furnished balcony


  • Ceiling fan
  • Desk
  • Free daily newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board on request
  • Safe

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