During this time there is no doubt that having a private property for a vacation, is becoming a source of comfort for many wishing to escape their current confines. There is plenty of room for the family to spread out, with indoors and out. That being said, we understand that there might be anxiety surrounding moving to an unknown place and would like to assure you that property is going to be thoroughly cleaned using disinfectants, following the CDC’s guidelines. If you have any concerns regarding this matter, please reach out for further details. We want you to feel at home and comfortable.
Palashia Villa is part of the Jaquar Villas property and offers 4 floors of exciting living space with 8 bedrooms and 7 bathrooms. It is designed with a millennium global decor, with comfort and exotic ambience. It exudes unique rustic elegance that will captivate our guests with its charm, serenity and relaxed Caribbean atmosphere.
Palashia Villa consists of 2 living rooms, a huge veranda with dining area and a pool view lounge looking at the large private pool with a large terrace around. On the 3rd floor there is the enormous Jungle View Celebration Lounge, which consists of a sitting area, 2 large dining tables that can accommodate up to 50 people, bar, double bathroom, outdoor kitchen and a catering station. It features a huge terrace with pergola. On the 4th floor are the bedrooms 7 and 8 sharing a bathroom in the middle, creating a private suite away from the rest of the villa if desired. This top floor has its own roof top terrace with a pergola and views of magnificent magnitude.
The Jungle View Celebration Lounge is ideal for large dinner parties and perfect for large groups that have booked multiple villas and wish to dine together. This Celebration Lounge is easily converted to a venue for weddings, celebrations and other events. Above the 4th floor rooftop with a pergola for special events, including wedding ceremonies, overlooking the glistening Caribbean and the lush tropics around adds the
cherry on top of the cake for a sunset wedding!
Accommodations: 8 bedrooms, 7 bathrooms: All bedrooms have a king bed (or two twins if preferred) except bedroom 1 which has a full size bed. All bedrooms have air conditioning. Bedrooms 4 and 5 have en suite bathrooms.
We have floor plans to send you once you start planning. This villa can accommodate large groups, family style. The Jaquar Villas property offers 4 units on the same property, which can all be booked through VRBO site, and add up to 20 bedrooms in all. The sister units are listed under names; Tangerine Villa, Bambu Cottage and Zen Suite, all together under Jaquar Villas name. We have extra beds in storage and beds can be added to the larger bedrooms as requested for even more persons.
Special for the yoga groups, The Zen Pavilion, offers a huge space, nestled within the tropical gardens. It is also ideal for any other activity, games and as an extra space for corporate groups.
Palashia Villa is located in one of the most exciting and tropical villa locations in all of Jamaica: few acres of lush, tropical hillside gardens with a river jungle. The surrounding views are superb both day and night. It feels as though you are far away; private and tropical, yet you can walk down to the main road and the captivating, sandy beach.
The staff is well trained and the chefs are excellent. We have menus to help you plan or devise your own specific culinary experiences. You choose which wonderful meals you would like our chefs to prepare for you and your fellow guests, daily. You may try Jamaican specialties or you may have your own preferences…. It’s completely up to you.
The delight of having the staff at your call is unlimited.You can have a lovely picnic packed and prepared for you to go. Or you may wish to have a special barbque planned and catered for.
Wake up to a steaming cup of Jamaican coffee served on the verandah, followed by full breakfast served when all guests are ready. For lunches and dinners the cooks will prepare individual meals for children at times requested.
Majestic sunsets enjoyed most nights at dinner time. The tables are always set with personal care and attention to detail, so that each dining experience is a feast and memorable occasion!
The grocery shopping can be handled by the cook. Guests may go groceries shopping with or without the cook if they like. The cook can pre stock for the first few meals as per the guest’s prior to arrival request. The cost of food is the responsibility of the guests. Plan to pay for groceries and gratuities in cash. Alternatively and for your convenience, you may pay using credit cards in a local supermarkets. However cash will be required for small vendors of fruit and vegetables and fresh fish.
Available on request for extra fee, are babysitters, massage therapists, personal workout trainers, manicurist, hair stylist and or live entertainment . All of these services are offered in the privacy of the villa.
We have a private driver with large vehicles (minibuses) and offers rare-to-be-found discounted rates to our guests. Child seats available.
As a guest of this villa, you will have access to the private membership beach. Our beautiful glistening white sandy beach is a stroll along the road between Cardiff Hall villas or a quick 2 minute driver drop off.
Electricity is the same as US, no converters necessary for US appliances.
Complimentary high speed wireless internet access provided.
Villa is child friendly with some child furnishings available upon request.
Just a couple of minutes walk down the hill is The Cardiff, a small boutique hotel which features lovely restaurant dining and bar with live music on occasion. There are numerous all inclusive resorts along the beach, where you can join the fun for small fee – all inclusive for the day or night. There are a multitude of small local drink bars,
a popular “jerk” center, a beach bar and restaurant nearby. Ocho Rios, a bustling and thriving town with lots of bars, restaurants, night clubs and numerous famous attractions, is only 20 minutes away.
Local scuba diving (certification can be completed at the villa pool), fishing (for dinner!), snorkeling and a great fun seafood restaurant are just a short jaunt down the road from the villa. Popular local activity is riding and swimming with the horses upon request for extra fee! A great championship golf course minutes down the hill.
This area is rich with lots of attractions and things to do. Please check the last page of our website for links to some popular local attractions. Our knowledgeable staff and driver will help you find all local events plus more.
NOTE: SHORT STAY RATE : The regular rate is for 7 day minimum and longer. VRBO payment system does not have the ability to calculate a correct quote for a short stay. Short stays have a slightly higher daily rate than the regular 7 day rate. The reason is the amount of work that the staff need to do before and after the guest stay. Short stay quotes need to be amended manually before booking can the place.