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Overlooking the stunning blue waters of St. Margaret's Bay and the mouth of the Rio Grande river, sits the Rio Vista Resort. The hotel is nestled atop a lushly vegetated hill, with breathtaking views of the Blue Mountains, its peaks hovering at over 7,000 feet. The Blue Mountains is home to one of the world's best coffees. The Rio Vista offers a range of beautifully appointed guest rooms and villas. Choose from river/mountain, garden, pool, or sea views. Free continental breakfast included. The gazebo deck is the perfect place to start and end the day with an ice cold Red Stripe beer or a refreshing glass of coconut water. Sit back and take in a picturesque Jamaican sunset, while watching rafter floating by on the meandering Rio Grande river. A variety of Activities are available in close proximity to the hotel. Explore the variety of exciting packages and promotions being offered in the area to enhance your vacation experience. Boat rides on the World famous Blue Lagoon, tours of a Blue Mountain Coffee plantation, rafting on the Rio Grande, water fall climbs at Somerset Falls, nature walks, beautiful beaches and much much more. Rio Vista is a ten acre estate with individual rooms and 1, 2 and 3 bedroom villas. The property is located four miles west of Port Antonio, on Jamaica's north coast, nestled between the Rio Grande River and the Caribbean Sea. We are approx 1 1/2 hours from Kingston (Norman Manley Int'l Airport) through the mountains and 3 hours from Montego Bay (Sangster Int'l Airport) along the north coast highway.
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Free parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport transportation
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
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As returning guest to this resort in the same year which made trip more disappointing! Paid for 2 bed 2 bath Villa Sol which had bad Investation of bugs only taken seriously after 4th day after leaving 46 bugs I had killed in 1 night for them to see the following morning was
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Book the little cottage overlooking the river, Amour. One-of-a-kind vacation. Panoramic views of the two mountain ranges and river below. The stunning scenery just doesn't stop. Even when it rains, the natural beauty will lull you into complete relaxation. Breakfast on the
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Family of 4 (2 adults and 2 children). Pros Great location Amazing views at breakfast Dated but comfortable accommodation which was very child friendly The grounds are beautiful Nice breakfast Cons Breakfast took a long time in the morning (we gave the kids some cereal
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Overall a very nice place with really helpful staff. We stayed there for 3 days. Really enjoyed it. Nice and clean pool, mango trees in the garden, marvellous view. Breakfast is served on the patio, overlooking the Rio Grande. For the price, breakfast could show a wider
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This is my second time staying at this resort. It is great. Location. Pleasant staff. I love the tranquility and the closeness to nature. The view of the Rio Grande is priceless. If you want a beautiful, safe, clean and pleasant experience then book this place. I took a tour of
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Rio Grande view from my bedroom
Overlooking the Rio Grande river from Amour Cottage
Little table right outside our room!
Yes town is only 15 minutes away and arrangements can be made for rafting etc. Somerset falls is closed but there are others falls and other Attractions nearby. Transport is easy and plentiful. Trips to other attractions outside Portland are also accessible coach bus Knutsford Express. regards,
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You could for the most part but from my recollection you'd be walking along the side of the road which might be a little dangerous. Especially if you're carrying luggage
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"Since it's a lodge in the nature, you should keep the doors closed (as in every other lodge throughout the world)"
"all the same"
"All rooms are good"
"Amore cottage is quiet and peaceful."
US$83 - US$197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
rio vista resort villas hotel port antonio
CaribbeanJamaicaPortland ParishPort Antonio
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