$118 Avg/night
Rate based on Check-in: Sep 4, 2014 Check-out: Sep 7, 2014

Jakes

3 stars
Calabash Bay P A, St Elizabeth,
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
4.0
out of 5
1 reviews
beautiful spot right on the ocean

great spot. literature says no children; there were children. food was fine and service well done.... See full review

  • charlie20
  • Feb 21, 2010
The south side of Jamaica offers a chance to truly relax and unwind
Jakes Place is located on the less populated and more relaxing south coast of Jamaica, Jakes Place is a hideaway where guests can do as much, or as little, as they want to while on vacation. Lounge in one of the unique, thatched roof "chic shacks," stroll the six miles of beaches and coves, or swim or snorkel the day away. Watch local anglers pull in the catch of the day, or travel to some of the more populated areas for shopping and activities. Guests should visit YS Falls, with its seven tiers of waterfalls and several swimming holes.
3 Reasons To Stay:
  • Enjoy all that Calabash Bay has to offer, including nearby YS Falls
  • One of the best island restaurants on the premises 
  • The "chic shacks" are a unique, island favorite -- along with the on-site Pelican Bar
Jakes Place Rooms
Jakes Place offers 35 rooms, most of which are in individual buildings scattered throughout the lovely grounds. Most guest rooms face the water and offer impressive views. Each building has been individually decorated by Sally Henzell in a bohemian Moroccan/Caribbean style, and features earth colors with flashes of glass or stone. All rooms feature four-poster beds with mosquito netting, and most rooms have air conditioning. Rooms are telephone- and television-free, perfect for a secluded getaway, but guest rooms do include a small refrigerator and a music player. One television is available in the game room and there is Wi-Fi available in the larger common areas. Two villas are available for those who want more space while at Jakes Place: a two-bedroom cottage and a larger, four-bedroom villa. Each has its own staff and all hotel facilities are available.
Things To Do:
  • Pelican Bar (reached by boat) (0.8 mi/1.2 km)
  • Black River Morass Safari (by boat up the Black River) (20 mi/32 km)
  • Milk River/Alligator Pond (20 mi/32 km)
  • YS Falls and swimming holes (35 mi/56 km)
  • Downtown Montego Bay (70 mi/112 km)

Hotel Map

17.8577 -77.539
Nearby airports
Sangster, (MBJ), 57.00, MI, W; Norman Manley, (KIN), 90.00, MI, E;
Area description
Airport

Jakes Rooms

Deluxe One Bedroom Oceanview
Deluxe One Bedroom Oceanview- queen bed- ocean view- patio- downstairs has AC -request basis
Three Bedroom
Three Bedroom Ocean view
Deluxe One Bedroom Gardenview
Deluxe One Bedroom Gardenview- queen bed- garden view
ITOPIA
3 bedroom in Runaway Bay
Honeymoon Suite
Honeymoon Suite- queen bed-AC- outdoor shower -room service at additional charge
Minerva
4 bedroom villa
One Bedroom Ocean View
One Bedroom Ocean View- queen bed- ocean view
Cave Canem 4 bedroom villa
Four bedroom villa
Calabash Bay Villa
Four Bedroom Villa
Calabash Cottage
2 bedroom cottage
Two Bedroom Oceanview
Two Bedroom Oceanview- queen bed- twin beds- ocean view
Deluxe One Bedroom Oceanfront
Deluxe One Bedroom Oceanfront- queen bed- outdoor shower- ocean front
Deluxe Two Bedroom Oceanview
Deluxe Two Bedroom Oceanview- AC- queen bed and twin beds
One Bedroom Garden View
One Bedroom Garden View- queen bed- garden view
Hope House
4 bedroom villa just 10 minutes away from Jakes

Amenities

  • Outdoor pool
General
24 hour security
Activities
Outdoor pool
Fitness center or spa
Children's activities
Game room
Dining
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Coffee maker in room
Room service
Services
Maid service
Express checkout
Security
Tour desk
Gift shop
Currency exchange
Parking
Parking
Accessibility
Accessible rooms
Room
DVD player
Safe
Kitchen
Temperature control

Nearby points of interest

  • YS Falls: 27.8 mi

Dining

JACK SPRAT
SEAFOOD AND PIZZA CUISINE HOURS OF OPERATION 10AM - 10PM DRESS CODE IS CASUAL
JAKES RESTAURANT
JAMAICAN AND SEAFOOD CUISINE HOURS OF OPERATION 730AM - 1AM 12PM - 4PM AND 6PM - 10PM DRESS CODE IS CASUAL

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
03:00 PM
Check-out:
12:00 PM

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.

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Guest Reviews (1)

Ratings and reviews for Jakes

Overall score

4 / 5
5.01.0
1 out of 1
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
2
Location:
5
Value:
3
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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
charlie20
New Jersey
Feb 21, 2010

beautiful spot right on the ocean

great spot. literature says no children; there were children. food was fine and service well done. Rooms had no TV's but no good reading lamps nor comfortable furniture to read in. Beautiful and relaxing spot.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
2
Location:
5
Value:
3
Time-saving tip: Not Applicable

Take a cab from the hotel or you will get lost. The roads have no signs and are confusing.

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