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Ocean Palms Resort

14 James Avenue, Ocho Rios Jamaica
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#17 of 36 hotels in Ocho Rios
This charming and spacious resort offers guests a true Jamaican experience, combining panoramic sunny views with friendly service and a relaxing environment. We take pride in providing our guests with a clean and comfortable space to hang your hats, relax and explore the rich culture and sights of Jamaica. For those interested in checking out popular landmarks while visiting Ocho Rios, Ocean Palms is located a short distance from Bethel Tabernacle United Pentecostal Church (0.1 mi) and the Ocho Rios clock tower (0.3mi) . Free wifi is offered to guests, and rooms at Ocean Palms offer air conditioning. During your stay, take advantage of some of the amenities offered, including a 24 hour front desk, currency exchange, and a sun terrace. Guests of Ocean Palms Hotel are also welcome to enjoy a pool and an on-site restaurant. For travelers arriving by car, free parking is available. During your visit, be sure to check out one of Ocho Rios' popular restaurants such as Miss T's Kitchen, Dave's Lobster Shack, and Spring Garden Seafood & Steakhouse, some restaurant a walking distance away from Ocean Palms. Should time allow, Konoko Falls & Park is a popular attraction that is within walking distance. The staff at Ocean Palms
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar / lounge
Airport transportation
Street parking
Pool with view
Outdoor pool
Breakfast available
Complimentary welcome drink
Snack bar
Horseback riding
Water sport equipment rentals
Canoeing offsite
Shuttle bus service
Car hire
Taxi service
Rooftop terrace
Convenience store
Currency exchange
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
Sun loungers / beach chairs
Sun terrace
24-hour check-in
24-hour front desk
Express check-in / check-out
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Room features
Allergy-free room
Private beach
Private balcony
Clothes rack
Walk-in shower
Complimentary toiletries
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Room types
Ocean view
Non-smoking rooms
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Ocean View
Great View
Languages Spoken
English, French, Spanish
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Deborah H wrote a review Mar 2020
London, United Kingdom18 contributions5 helpful votes
Arrived at night so my first impressions were not very favourable. After a good night's sleep,my score improved. Only faults for me, was the curtain could be a bit longer and the bathroom door needed to be sanded down so as to be able to close. The daily continental breakfast was more than adequate. There is also an option to have a British/American breakfast if you wanted. The position of the hotel is central to Downtown Ocho Rio's,within walking distance of the malls. A very good choice of hotel.
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Date of stay: February 2020
Dmelody B wrote a review Dec 2019
2 contributions
Awesome place to stay. This place is full of life. Great breakfast and awesome beach. Please make sure you visit. Friendly staff and great location. Stop in the town of Ocho Rios . Great rooms enjoyed
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Date of stay: January 2019Trip type: Travelled with friends
Latifah M wrote a review Dec 2019
Caribbean4 contributions
Went for my boyfriend’s birthday and I had an amazing time and will be definitely going back...victor and bobbyann are amazing 😘❤️And also that bartender I don’t remember her name but she was just great..I’ll be definitely going back soon❤️💋the food is amazing...and the view is breathtaking
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Date of stay: December 2019Trip type: Travelled as a couple
eye c wrote a review Sep 2018
25 contributions6 helpful votes
Spent one night here booked thru air bnb website so got a great deal. Place was easy to find on James street. Staff were very friendly and helpful which is not always the case we find in Jamaica. One nights stay including a fine all you can eat continental breakfast for the 2 of us ran in at less than £45, so who cares about the old fashioned furniture. The ac worked and the sea-view from the balcony was fantastic. Would stay here again no problem.
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Date of stay: September 2018
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Trip type: Travelled as a couple
Room Tip: Sea view rooms are probably essential as the other rooms overlook a car parking lot. Theres a...
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Dacia wrote a review Apr 2018
Saint Catherine Parish, Jamaica33 contributions10 helpful votes
I was looking for a place to stay in ocho rios for a family event, based on availability seeing that it was the easter weekend, Ocean Palms Resort was the only thing I could find. I went on their website and booked a 2 nights stay for 160USD(reasonably priced) in a Deluxe seaview room, the website also stated that they offered complimentary breakfast. However when I got to the hotel I told that they are fully booked and I was taken to a room where the only view I got was the parking lot, I expressed my disagreement as that was not what I was offered on my reservation and asked if I was going to get a discount. The supervisor offered me 1000JMD that's less than 10USD off what I paid for the reservation, I did not take it. Obviously the website is very misleading as it only shows and allows you to book seaview rooms, yet I got a room showing the parking lot. To make matters worst, in the morning I was shocked to find out that the supervisor said I had to pay for my breakfast, I explained to her that the website stated it was complimentary and I had to go on the website to prove my case, smh. She was clueless, unpleasant and very unprofessional. This whole stay was a mess from the beginning, the supervisory skills at this place was very poor, the kitchen had no stock for breakfast, even at 12pm you couldn't get a drink at the bar as it was closed, no music or any form of entertainment. On the plus side the room was fairly clean and the view outside on the property was lovely and the other employees were pleasant. I wouldn't stay here again.
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Date of stay: March 2018Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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US$61 - US$112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Frequently Asked Questions about Ocean Palms Resort
Which popular attractions are close to Ocean Palms Resort?
Nearby attractions include Bethel Tabernacle United Pentecostal Church (0.2 km) and Romancing Fashion And Variety Store (0.2 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Ocean Palms Resort?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a pool, and an on-site restaurant.
What food & drink options are available at Ocean Palms Resort?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant, a lounge, and breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Ocean Palms Resort?
Yes, free parking and street parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Ocean Palms Resort?
Conveniently located restaurants include Miss T's Kitchen, Mom's, and Mongoose Jamaica Restaurant and Lounge.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Ocean Palms Resort?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Does Ocean Palms Resort have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Ocean Palms Resort offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Ocean Palms Resort?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, Spanish, and French.
Are there any historical sites close to Ocean Palms Resort?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Firefly (3.2 km).
Does Ocean Palms Resort have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the ocean view available here.
Is Ocean Palms Resort accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access. For specific enquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.