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The Judy House

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  • Great Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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  • Great Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness

Property Description

At the back of the stunning Judy House property are 5 simple but cozy rooms designed specifically for backpackers - people of all ages that are travelling the World, the Caribbean or just Jamaica.

BACKPACKER HOSTEL ROOMS - (8 beds, 8 persons) Mango, Papaya and Banana are 3 small single rooms. Guava and Jackfruit are one small 2 bed private dorm and one 3 bed mixed dorm. All hostel rooms are outfitted with bed, mosquito net, fan, safe box, storage space, bed linens and towels on request.

Both 'Judy House' and 'Kim's Place' Cottages nestle privately in the ¼ acre property in front of the main house, providing you with the utmost seclusion while still feeling secure. You will feel comfortable and at home with all the modern amenities.The lush gardens that surround the cottages are truly stunning. You can glimpse the sea from parts of the back garden.

THE JUDY HOUSE COTTAGES - (2 cottages, 2 beds each, 2/3 persons) 2 pretty, clean, cosy, compact, self-catering cottages, fully equipped, with AC; fan; hairdryer; iron and safe box are set privately in the gorgeous, tropical garden. A Computer Monitor is installed with free Netflix to hook up to your phone/Ipad or Laptop. Both cottages have shady veranda (porch) with table, chairs and hammock, plus private patio with table and benches.Two outdoor kitchens, one with barbeque; 2 outdoor bathrooms and lots of communal areas are also available to you.

Zoe’s - Double Private Room (1 or 2 beds, 2 persons) in the main house, with AC, en-suite bathroom, private entrance, a beautiful fenced garden is a popular addition. Designed for couples and friend’s that can afford a bit more comfort and privacy. A ceiling fan, hairdryer, iron, coffee maker, safe box all provided. Zoe’s private garden has a hammock, sun loungers, table and chairs. Two outdoor kitchens, one with barbeque; 2 outdoor bathrooms and lots of communal areas are also available to you.

NEW ADDITION - Rita's 2 bedroom private, sleeps 3 with AC, Ensuite Bathroom and private garden fenced and gated with sun-loungers, hammock, table and chairs.

The Hammock Cabanas - (5 hammocks, 5 persons) available in high, dry season. 2 tented Cabanas, Passion Fruit has 3 single hammocks and Starfruit has 2 single hammocks. Hammocks come with small mattress, pillow and mosquito net, with a secure shared luggage lock up, bench and shelves. Sleeping bag liner and blanket can be rented for a small returnable deposit. You are advised to bring a flash light as the Cabana garden is lit communally but the Cabanas are not.

My licensed ‘One 4 the Road’ Honesty Bar and Cafe’ is open 24/7’s where you can purchase beers, spirits, mixers, sodas, water, juices, tea, coffee, biscuits, chips, small food items to cook, lighters, rolling tobacco, papers and much more. In busy times freshly baked cakes and locals fruits are available to buy too.

Country and Pretty - the Judy House Cottages & Rooms are located just a 10 minute walk from the Caribbean Sea up Westland Mountain Road, in Negril, Jamaica. It’s a great location, set in a friendly local ‘mixed’ community which gives you a very special taste of authentic Jamaican living. A few shops and small local bars are to be found in the neighbourhood before you reach the sea. On the local sea front there are lots of local affordable places to eat, drink, hangout by the sea or chat to locals.

The Backpacker Rooms and Cabanas have use of shared (and fully dedicated) outside bathrooms, fully equipped kitchens and wet weather gazebos. There is a dining area close to the main shared kitchen with outdoor food preparation and dishwashing space. There are sinks to do your own laundry or use the one site service provided by my 2 Housekeepers who you can pay directly to wash for you.

Rooms and Cabanas overlook the beautiful rock and hammock gardens; Jamaican bushland; the moon and stars; plus the Caribbean Sea in the distance. There is a large terraced sun deck with roofed cabana: wifi; table; benches and chairs; sun loungers; outdoor baths and shower.

The Cottages have cable TV (with music channels too), wifi, hairdryer, iron, storage, safe-box, Jamaica made pictures and rugs to give you a real cosy, ‘home from home’ feeling to the cottages. Kitchens are fully equipped with everything you need to cook, juice fruits or just make coffee, tea etc.

Just minutes from, restaurants, bars, shows, parties, supermarkets, gift shops, banks and of course Negril’s famous cliffs and 7 mile white sand beach are at your convenience. Everything is just a walk or a short local route or charter taxi away. Make the Judy House Cottages & Rooms your home away from home in Negril!

I welcome you to explore and enjoy the foliage and shared amenities throughout the property. Sue McKenzie - Owner/Manager

Local 10% Tax and $1US per night GuestTax is added by Hostelworld Cottages, Room & Hammock prices. Total Room prices including taxes:-

Price including taxes are approximately: - Dorm Beds $20US; Single Rooms $25US; 2 Bed Dorm $40US; 1 bed room with ensuite and private garden $60US; Private Cottages with AC, 2 bed room with ensuite and private garden $90US; Private Cottages with AC Ensuite bathrooms, With Full kitchen $90US; With Kitchenette $80.00US

NOTE 2: Please do not book the Judy House with the expectation of reserving a cheap hotel room and hotel services. Members of the Judy House ‘family’ are expected to play their part in keeping rooms and communal areas clean during and after use, plus recycling garbage and conserving water and electricity.
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Thu 24 Aug 2017 - Sun 27 Aug 2017 Change

Room Summary

Thu 24th August 2017 - Sun 27th August 2017

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  • Free Parking
  • Towels Included
  • Free WiFi
  • Free Internet Access
  • Bicycle Parking
  • BBQ
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Book Exchange
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Cable TV
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Hair Dryers
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Card Phones
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Luggage Storage
  • Currency Exchange
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Housekeeping
  • Late check-out
  • Reception (limited hours)
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Meals Available
  • Café
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Minibar
  • Board Games


  • Child Friendly
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Pet Friendly
  • Taxes Not Included

Things to Note

1. Hostel rooms are designed for guests wanting a typical hostel traveller self catering experience. They should not be confused with cheap hotel rooms.

2. Local tax is added to cottages, rooms & hammocks at $10% GCT plus $1US per night Jamaica Room Tax (GART) on arrival at check in. Balance of account is payable on arrival via cash, card or Paypal .

3. Refundable key deposit of $10US is required on arrival.

4. 'Tented Cabanas' provide Hammocks (NOT BEDS) to sleep in with mattress, pillow and mosquito net. Starfruit Cabana has 2 hammocks and Passion Fruit Cabana has 3 hammocks. Hammocks are not always available in rainy season. Sleeping bag liner and blanket are available for a small refundable deposit. Bring a flash light with you as Hammock Communal areas are lit but not the cabanas.

5. Extra nights are charged in advance if rooms is available. Booked guests will always be given first preference.

6. Towels are provided with payment of refundable deposit for the Hostel guests.

7. Guests are expected to clean up after themselves, recycle garbage, save electricity plus save and re-cycle water whenever possible.

Cancellation Policy

Deposit Only rates

This property has a 3 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay

Non-refundable rates

Your booking is non-refundable. If you choose to cancel your booking, or in the case of a no-show, you will still be charged the full cost of your booking.

Latest Review

" One of the bathrooms was blocked meaning we sometimes had to queue fort it! But the staff are amazing and the sun deck is just beautiful. "

- roxannejohnson238907
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