Entire home/apt
4 Guests
2 Bedrooms
3 Beds
Per Night
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About this listing

2 story cottage with upstairs bedrooms and verandah..best cottage for early risers..this cottage has the largest kitchen,about 250 steps or about 6 minute walk from the car park up a steep hill..this cottage is not completely sealed and visitors can expect to see the occasional lizard,ant or spider..

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The Space
Accommodates: 4
Bathrooms: 1
Bedrooms: 2
Beds: 3
Pet Owner: Cat(s) and Other pet(s)
Room type: Entire home/apt

Amenities

Prices
Extra people: $25 / night after 2 guests
Weekly discount: 10%
Cancellation: Moderate

Description

The Space

located in the foothills of jamaicas blue mountains,mango ridge cottages nestle along a ridge looking down to the sea and the market town of port antonio with its picturesque twin harbours.mango ridge cottages are within walking distance to public transportation,a town boardwalk and a vibrant crafts and produce market.several excellent beaches are minutes away by taxi..the cottages are an excellent base camp for rafting and hiking in the nearby rio grande valley..bird watchers will find many native species on the jungled property at mango ridge..the cottages are secluded amongst banana mango and coconut palms..all selfcontained units with small kitchen and bath,some wth internet access.the neighborhood is a typical working class community of small homes..the town is not dependent on tourism to its benefit and harassment is not an issue as with the major tourism centers..all in all,its a interesting place to live and work..some people dont sleep soundly their first night or two here due to the sounds of early morning roosters,dogs,parrots andwoodpeckers..this particular cottage is about 250 steps up the hill..the bathroom is downstairs from the (URL HIDDEN) are two queen beds and a single bed.. a certain level of fitness is helpful...comfortable walking shoes with good grip soles are advisable...running water is not hot,unless you heat it on the stove...average year round temp.is in the 80s..the air is conditioned by fans and sea breezes...there are mosquitoes...ants and lizards as well..sometimes in your (URL HIDDEN) are covered with netting..long pants and socks are advisable in the evenings especially for children...i would go so far as to say that if you are allergic to insect bites,this rainforest setting might not be the right spot for you...their is occasionally loud music down in the town,but it is usually muted...if u are looking for the amenities of a hotel,i will be happy to recommend one to you....finally,a tip on luggage..suitcases are unwieldy and impractical for mango ridge.due to the steep terrain..backpacks are much more suitable..a third adult incurs an additional charge of 30$us per nite for this cottage..wifi in office courtyard..best to arrive before dark..

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House Rules
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events

we dont have any rules...we're all big people..young children need to be monitered to save them from unnecessary jungle adventures..beachgoers please wash sand off outside thanks

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Availability
1 night minimum stay
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Your Host


Michael

Michael

Port Antonio, Jamaica · Member since April 2011

jack of all trades,master of none.....painter..golfer...builder..landscaper..restauranteur..and parent of 3 young people aged 9,14 and 15..

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