The Best Holiday Apartments in Jamaica, the Caribbean

Jamaica has many idyllic holiday apartments, especially in Negril
Jamaica has many idyllic holiday apartments, especially in Negril | © Jon Arnold Images Ltd / Alamy Stock Photo
Suzy Pope

Whether you’re visiting the buzzing nightlife of Montego Bay or the serene shores of Seven Mile Beach in Negril, or you want a secluded escape at Runaway Bay, these are the best holiday apartments Jamaica has to offer.

In the heart of the Caribbean, Jamaica pulses with an undeniable rhythm. Rum shacks and reggae fill the sultry evenings, while days on the pristine beaches come with opportunities to swim, snorkel and jet-ski across the water. Book a vacation apartment (or at least accommodation with extra space and cooking facilities) to experience the magic of the third-largest Caribbean island.

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CentralAmerica

GORGEOUS GUATEMALA

Gorgeous Guatemala

5 days . Mini
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1. Guatemala

An express adventure for those with limited time off. Prepare yourself incredible experiences. You will hike a volcano, visit mayan temples and witness a ceremony and take in beautiful colonial Antigua.

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CentralAmerica

BEACHY BELIZE

Beachy Belize

5 days . Mini
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2. Belize

A quick trip not too far away for those seeking a relaxing mini break. You will have plenty of free time to relax but also some awesome activities to experience the rainforest and the caribbean sea.
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CentralAmerica

COLONIAL MEXICO

Colonial Mexico

5 days . Mini
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3. Mexico

An exciting mini trip exploring the lesser known colonial towns of central Mexico. This is hte perfect trip for someone with limited time off and still wants to turn on explorer mode and do something different.
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SouthAmerica

ADVENTUROUS ECUADOR

Adventurous Ecuador

8 days . Epic
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1. Ecuador

A remarkable 8 days adventure through the Andes and the Amazon rainforest. The best choice for adventure seekers wishing to visit the 2 most iconic areas of South America, in only 1 week and no flights.

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ANCIENT PERU

Ancient Peru

9 days . Epic
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2. Peru

An alternative itinerary to classic Peru, from Cusco to Arequipa. This itinerary is great combination of highlights Cusco and Machu Picchu with the lesser known Arequipa and Colca Canyon.
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Europe

SEDUCTIVE SOUTHERN ITALY

Seductive Southern Italy

10 days . Epic
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1. Italy

The ultimate Italian experience from the vibrant streets of Naples to the breathtaking sceneries of the Amalfi Coast followed by Matera and down to Puglia with its golden beaches, intense flavours and fascinating destinations.

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EDINBURGH AND THE SCOTTISH HIGHLANDS BY TRAIN

Edinburgh And The Scottish Highlands By Train

7 days . Culture
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2. Scotland

Embark on this great adventure starting from London all the way to Scotland with a true Scottish experience made of breathtaking sceneries, whisky tasting and ..lots of fun! Ideal for train lovers and explorers.
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COMPLETE PORTUGAL BY TRAIN

Complete Portugal By Train

8 days . Culture
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3. Portugal

A wonderful train journey around Portugal, from the romantic city of Porto to the Douro Valley, to the beautiful Aveiro all the way to Lisbon and Sintra. The perfect trip to train, culinary and culture lovers.
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SOULFUL SOUTH KOREA

Soulful South Korea

10 days . Epic
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1. South Korea

Discover incredible temples, mountains and modern cities on this 10 day adventure. This trip is perfect for those seeking immersion in the cuisine, culture and natural wonders of South Korea.

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THAILAND, CAMBODIA & VIETNAM

Thailand, Cambodia & Vietnam

11 days . Epic
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2. Thailand

From Bankgok to Angkor Wat to Ho Chi Minh City and everything in between - adventure through the heart of South-East Asia. Taste the delights, see history brought to life and unwind on a Mekong River cruise.
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SECRETS OF SRI LANKA BY TRAIN

Secrets Of Sri Lanka By Train

10 days . Culture
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3. Sri Lanka

A fantastic adventure that showcases Sri Lanka's fantastic landscapes, wildlife and flavours. With 3 epic rail journeys, 3 UNESCO heritage sites and time to relax, this trip has loads to offer at a great price
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Africa

EPIC MOROCCO

Epic Morocco

11 days . Epic
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1. Morocco

An epic journey across Morocco: from Casablanca to Marrakech, through the blue city of Chefchaouen to the wonders of the desert and deep to the High Atlas Mountains - this trip has it all! Ideal for true explorers!

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ULTIMATE EGYPT

Ultimate Egypt

9 days . Epic
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2. Egypt

From Cairo to Aswan, this trip brings the land of the pharaohs to life. You'll visit the Pyramids, Valley of the Kings and Luxor Temple and cruise down the Nile in style. This is the perfect way to explore Egypt.
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IMMERSIVE KENYA

Immersive Kenya

8 days . Epic
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3. Kenya

An immersive blend of culture and wildlife for first time travelers to Africa. Learn about Nairobi, sample local coffee in the Aberdares and finish up with a fantastic safari stay in the Masai Mara.
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El Greco Resort

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A budget-friendly option amid the five-star resorts of Montego Bay, the El Greco Resort has all the simple charm of a family guesthouse. The larger accommodations are spacious, with living areas and kitchenettes. The soft white sand of Doctor’s Cave Beach is just across the road, and all the bars, restaurants and shops of the Hip Strip are on your doorstep. There’s private parking if you want to rent a car and a rooftop pool in which to cool off during the day.

Rondel Village

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Set on the beautiful Seven Mile Beach in Negril, Rondel Village provides elegant accommodation within lush, tropical grounds. Octagonal-shaped beach villas are designed in keeping with the Caribbean setting, and each one comes with a private balcony overlooking the sea, a kitchen and a jacuzzi whirlpool bath. The Village Spa offers an array of relaxing treatments. This place is eco-friendly with an environmental management system designed with sustainable tourism in mind.

The Oasis Resort

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Comfortable, stylish rooms with kitchenettes and sea-view balconies are on offer at the Oasis Resort. Seven Mile Beach is just a few footsteps away, and a variety of bars, restaurants and shops are all within striking distance. Relax with a cocktail at the pool bar, or recline on one of the lavish day beds. The pool itself has an integrated hot tub. The on-site restaurant specializes in farm-to-table dishes, with locally grown produce at the heart of the menu.

Beachcomber Club Resort

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If you’re looking for an eco-friendly stay, this is the spot for you. The restaurant serves organic fusion dishes using fresh, local produce from the sea and soil. Wake up with a yoga session on the beach or a coffee on your private balcony. Days can be filled with water sports on the turquoise ocean, beach strolls or by diving into the sea from the rustic swim platform. The one-bedroom apartments at Beachcomber Club Resort come with a kitchen and living room.

Moon Rooms at Moonrise Villas

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On Seven Mile Beach, Moon Rooms offers a comfortable, budget-friendly option for groups of all shapes. Hotel-standard rooms are available as singles, doubles and twins, but for more space, plump for an apartment with a king-size bed and kitchenette. Colorful curtains add a bit of tropical flair to the rooms, while balconies provide a little private space to unwind.

Idle Awhile Resort

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As the name suggests, this resort is set up for idle days in the sun. Choose to while away the hours on the sun loungers on Seven Mile Beach, sipping cocktails at the rum shack-style beach bar or enjoying the poolside food and drink service. The snorkeling, shopping and water sports of Negril are all within walking distance, but there is private parking if you want to hire a car. The accommodation comes in the form of luxe, oceanfront villas with private swimming pools and butler service.

LTU Garden

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Hidden among fruit trees, yet by the buzz of the main road in Negril, LTU Garden features spacious stays in lush gardens. There’s a pool with a waterfall feature, and apartments come with private balconies. Also, it’s just minutes from live entertainment and restaurants. This hotel is a great choice for budget travelers who want a few of the finer touches thrown in.

Pipers Cove – Runaway Bay

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On a quiet stretch of sand at Runaway Bay, Pipers Cove has a selection of one-bedroom apartments and cozy studios. Kitchens come with a fridge, stovetop and cooking utensils, but the beach bars and restaurants of Runaway Bay are all around. If you opt for an apartment with an ocean view, you’ll get to watch as the sun sets over the Caribbean Sea from your private balcony. The resort-style pool backs onto the sea, where a sandy swim platform has turned the calm shallows into a natural, saline swimming hole.

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