Idle Hours - Runaway Bay
Idle Hours - Runaway Bay
Idle Hours located in Runaway Bay offers one of Jamaica's largest privately owned white sandy beaches. All amenties are close by such as Breezes eighteen-hole golf course and watersport facilities are only minutes away. There is great scuba diving and snorkelling directly off Idle Hours beach. In addition, Idle Hours has just built a freshwater swimming pool for guests enjoyment.
This villa has prime location, sitting on one of Jamaica's largest privately-owned white sand beaches . If your idea of a vacation is an intimate and private holiday where you can idle the hours away; Idle Hours is the perfect spot for you. It is located in Runaway Bay, just 20 minutes from Ocho Rios and 55 minutes from Montego Bay.
An eighteen-hole golf course, and watersports facilities are within walking distance of the villa. Chukka Cove, Jamaica's premier riding stable is within 10 minutes drive, and along with horseback riding, also offers as many as 6 tours, including the newest craze, "tubing" down the White River.
The interiors are colorful and brightly furnished. French doors open out from the dining and living room onto a lovely ocean view, and your private beach. All three bedrooms offer air conditioning and ceiling fans.
The exterior of the house is just magnificent. The house sits directly on the beach, with only a few steps of the verandah separating you from dripping your feet into the warm sand and cool water.
The pool is oval, 26ft long, 12ft wide; depth is 3.5ft - 5ft (no diving).
It features a pool deck with furniture. Staff The villa is fully staffed with a Cook/butler, Housekeeper, to pamper you with legendary Jamaican hospitality and food, and night security guard.
The house sits directly on the beach, with only a few steps of the verandah separating you from dripping your feet into the warm sand and cool water.
The beach is 25,000 square feet with 200 feet of sea frontage. There is a large almond tree in the middle of the beach, perfect for shade and features a hammock for idling your time away. The villa is fully staffed with professional cook, butler and housekeeper. Each are eager to pamper you with legendary Jamaican hospitality, meals and service. Night security provided.
Bedroom #1 Master bedroom: It features a king-size bed, en-suite bathroom with tub-shower combination. It has air conditioning and a ceiling fan. This bedroom has a gorgeous ocean view.
Bedroom #2: Optional king-size or twin beds, en-suite bathroom with tub-shower combination. It has air conditioning and a ceiling fan. Pull out sofa to sleep extra two persons for a maximum of 4 pp (Green room)
Bedroom #3 :Optional king-size or twin beds, en-suite bathroom with tub-shower combination. It has air-conditioning and a ceiling fan. This bedroom also features a day bed for extra sleeping accommodation. Baby crib availalble. (This room sleeps a maximum of 3 persons)- Aubergine coloured bedroom.
Nearby Attractions: 18-hole golf course. Horseback riding, all terrain vehicles, diving, waterspouts, wilderness tours. Bob Marley tour. Tubing down White River. Swimming with dolphins at Dolphin Cove. Deep-sea fishing; sailing. Scuba diving, water skiing, jet skis. Swimming and snorkeling. Famous Dunn's River Falls. Rafting on the Martha Brae. Green Grotto Caves. Seafood restaurant; super market, fast food, post office within walking distance. Island Village - Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville Sports Bar and Restaurant; theatre, watersports, beach, reggae museum, coffee bar, great shopping all only 20 minutes away in Ocho Rios. A variety of nightclubs and restaurants.
On one of Jamaica's largest privately owned white sand beaches sits Idle Hours. If your idea of a vacation is an intimate and private holiday where you can idle the hours away; Idle Hours is the perfect spot for you.
Idle Hours Villa is located in Runaway Bay, just 20 minutes from Ocho Rios and 55 minutes from Montego Bay. An eighteen-hole golf course, and watersports facilities are within walking distance of the villa.
Within a 10-minute drive is Chukka Cove, Jamaica's premier riding stable that also offers as many as 6 tours, including tubing down the White River. The interiors are colorful and brightly furnished. French doors open out from the dining and living room onto the shaded veranda facing a lovely ocean view and your private beach.
Easter and Thanksgiving Rates: $3000/wk if occuring April 15th onwards.
April 16 - Dec 14
Dec 15 - April 15
Rates are weekly and stated in United States Dollars (USD).
All rates are subject to change at any time and can be confirmed at time of reservation.
|Brand new addition of a sparkling swimming pool|
|3 air-conditioned bedrooms also have ceiling fans.|
|Bedrooms refurbished, wonderful cottage by the beach|
|Air-conditioned bedrooms with ceiling fans.|
|25,000 sq. ft. of private white sand beach.|
|Full staff: cook, housekeeper, poolman/gardener.|
|Hammock for lazing your days away in tropical paradise|
|Excellent snorkeling reef 50 ft. from shore in your own back yard|
|Microwave, blender, barbecue.|
|Baby Crib; and additional day bed.|
|In room safe.|
|Indoor and verandah dining tables.|
|Excellent for families, very child friendly, gentle beach access to shallow wat|
|INTERNET ACCESS: Yes, there is internet acces, please bring own laptop. Television, DVD, CD Player.|
- To beach: Beachfront villa!
- To airport: 50 minute drive
- Fully Staffed villa
- Cable TV
- Ensuite Bathrooms
- Ceiling Fans
- Bath Tub
- Beach Towels
- Laundry Facilities
- Fully equipped kitchen
- Air conditioned bedrooms
- Audio System
- Swimming pool
- Villa staff on premisis
- A private villa, means only your family will accommodate this villa.
All rates are in USD.
Check in time is 3pm.
Check out time is 11am.
All rates are subject to change.
No smoking appreciated.
Transportation can be arranged on request.
- Pool Man
We loved our vacation and stay at Idle Hour. We could never say enough good things about Sue, Martin, Vivian, and Robert. They all were very accommodating and wonderful. We felt very blessed to have them watching over us. We felt like family!!!!