Canoe Cove on the Beach is a private, Jamaican villa that rests on the waters of Old Fort Bay. The ocean-view villa is just minutes away from the vibrant life of Ocho Rios. The villa has roots that go back to the 1950s, but it recently underwent a modern update. Today, the villa is the perfect balance of old world glamour and modern comfort. Whether you are relaxing in the lavish interior or watching the waves of the Caribbean Sea from the villa’s beach, you will find yourself enjoying the ideal tropical experience.
The luxurious, seven-bedroom villa rests on three acres of beautiful private land. The entire villa embraces an atmosphere of casual elegance. The interior of the beachfront villa has an open-concept layout, allowing sun and sea breezes to easily move through the rooms. Outside, the villa features a wide array of entertainment and living spaces.
Canoe Cove on the Beach has a 200-foot stretch of sandy shore for guests who want to spend their days on the beach. If you want to explore more of the Caribbean Sea, grab the complimentary kayaks and snorkel gear to explore the living reef that rests just 50 yards offshore. Swimmers will also love the villa’s junior Olympic-size swimming pool. The 75-foot long pool has three lanes. Guests can also lounge on the two sun shelves that are connected to the pool. If you really want to indulge in a relaxing experience, hop in the hot tub with seats for 10 guests.
In addition the water fun on offer, Canoe Cove on the Beach on Old Fort Bay also has a number of outdoor sporting options. Shoot hoops on the quarter-sized basketball court, play a game of tennis on the Har-Tru Green Clay court, or practice your short game on the synthetic putting green. The 1,300-square-foot turf has five holes and a sand bunker. Kids will love the oversize sandbox.
The interior of the Canoe Cove on the Beach on Old Fort Bay features natural cement and stone floors, as well as a wide array of beautiful woods including cedar, jojoba, teak, and Honduran pine. The great room has a soaring, vaulted ceiling. This room has a spacious sitting area and a dining table with seats for 10 guests. A wide set of doors opens directly out onto the pool terrace. The villa also has a separate TV room.
The villa’s private chef and assistant cook prepare an excellent array of meals. Guests can eat indoors in the great room or dine al fresco. The villa has a large gazebo with a dining table and fully stocked bar.
Four of the bedrooms are located on the villa’s downstairs level. Three of the bedrooms have king-size beds, while the fourth bedroom has two queen-size beds. The first and third bedrooms also have queen-size sofa beds to accommodate additional guests. The first bedroom’s en-suite bathroom features a bathtub and open-air shower, as well as access to an outdoor patio. The second bedroom has an en-suite bathroom with a walk-in shower and patio access. The third bedroom’s en-suite a bathroom has a tub and open-air shower, as well as patio access. The fourth bedroom has an en-suite bathroom, but no outdoor access.
The other three bedrooms are located upstairs. Each of these rooms has a king-size bed, an en-suite bathroom, and access to a balcony. The seventh bedroom has a queen-size sofa bed.
In addition to the chef and assistant cook, Canoe Cove on the Beach is also staffed by a butler, housekeepers, laundress, gardener, and pool and beach man. The villa has air-conditioning and Wi-Fi throughout. The villa also has a private gym and massage room.
The Canoe Cove on the Beach on Old Fort Bay is ideally located for guests who want to explore more of the Island. Dunn’s River Falls, Dolphin Cove, Island Village, and Mystic Mountain are all minutes away from the property. Guests will find adventure, dining, and shopping at these different spots.
Jamaica is the ultimate tropical destination, and Canoe Cove on the Beach on Old Fort Bay aims to show you the best of the island.