Relaxation and enjoyment are top reasons why travelers decide to visit a particular travel destination. If you are aiming for these two things, then Sandals Ochi will never fail to give you a memorable experience “Ochi” as it’s been creatively nicknamed, inspires those who seek out its adventurous spirit and chic attitude. Perfect for adults looking for a couples only experience at a all inclusive resort.
Sandals Ochi offers three unique experiences — a hip beach club with chic vibe night and day, seaside garden paradise with stunning ocean views, and babbling brooks, the exclusive all-butler village with plantation style house on the edge of a mountain. A captivating garden encompassing more than 100 acres, this beachfront hotel is so lush and vast. Regardless of where individuals find themselves, they experience nothing but pleasure, rejuvenation and enjoyment.
One of the best reasons to choose this Caribbean getaway is that this is a uniquely spectacular location at the center of Ocho Rios, Jamaica. Get in a round or two of golf along an emerald fairway overlooking the sea, where the play is unlimited and greens fees are include in the price. Go down under with PADI-Certified scuba diving or keep it simple with some snorkeling. Experience unlimited land sports here that includes a penthouse fitness center with LifeFitness equipment.
You can book your room and enjoy modern comfort and conveniences away from home. With something to please everyone’s palate, try unlimited fine dining at 16 restaurants and unlimited premium liquors at 11 bars, including swim-up bars. Book your trip today at Sandals Ochi and see for yourself how it can give you a one of a kind vacation.
Entering via its own walled courtyard, this exclusive 1200 sq. ft. suite comprises a luxurious bedroom at one end boasting a king-size four- poster bed and exquisite mahogany furniture. Also, a substantial en-suite bathroom with double vanity and sunken bath while at the other a stylish lounge with fully-equipped kitchenette.
ROOM VIEW: Private Pool
This stunning suite is beautifully arranged for maximum space and luxury whilst enjoying some of the finest ocean views in the Caribbean. Each comes with its own personal butler and comprises an enormous living room, wet bar, plasma television and study area. French doors lead onto the oversized balcony with great views.
ROOM VIEW: Ocean
This stunning suite is beautifully arranged for maximum space and luxury whilst enjoying some of the finest ocean views in the Caribbean. The expansive bedroom offers similar luxuries with a king-size four-poster bed and a plasma television. You will also find an open bathroom that boasts a sunken Roman-style whirlpool and a walk-in shower.
ROOM VIEW: Ocean
Situated on one of the most stunning positions in the entire resort, these substantial one bedroom butler-serviced suites are to the highest standards. Comprising a large en-suite bedroom with a king-size bed and an airy living area both with plasma televisions and mahogany furniture. Each suite offers an abundance of space and natural light.
ROOM VIEW: Ocean
Located amongst an exclusive collection of private villas, each of these airy villas features a spacious bedroom boasting four-poster bed, mahogany furnishing and terracotta-tiled floors. The villa’s generous living room offers a relaxing sitting area. For the ultimate luxury, guests enjoy the attention of their own personal butler.
ROOM VIEW: Pool, Mountains and Gardens
These suites combine a huge living room and bedroom boasting mahogany cabinets, dressing table, four poster bed and aged parquet- style floors throughout. Each comes complete with two top-of-the-range plasma televisions and a well-appointed en-suite bathroom.
ROOM VIEW: Manor Pool and Ocean
Generously proportioned and newly-renovated to the highest standards, these suites comprise an expansive bedroom with en-suite bathroom. The living area both boasting beautiful dark wood furniture, terracotta floors and top-of-the-range plasma televisions. Each suite is presents a bar area and an oversized private balcony.
ROOM VIEW: Ocean and Gardens
These delightful one bedroom suites are generously proportioned and comprises an expansive bedroom and living area. Both rooms boast beautiful dark wood furniture, terracotta floors and a flat screen television. In addition to a separate bar area, each suite is finished with an oversized balcony or veranda beside the villa’s shared pool.
ROOM VIEW: Gardens
These delightful one bedroom suites are generously proportioned and comprises an expansive bedroom and living area. Both boast beautiful dark wood furniture, terracotta floors and a flat screen television. In addition to a separate bar area, each suite is finished with an oversized balcony or veranda beside the villa’s shared pool.
ROOM VIEW: Garden, Ocean or Pool
Sitting at one of most privileged points in the entire resort, this penthouse features delicate decor and stylish furnishings. Comprising a wonderfully sized open plan bedroom and living area boasting a mahogany four-poster bed, matching furniture, plasma screen, bar area and a well-appointed en-suite marble bathroom.
ROOM VIEW: Ocean
These generously sized rooms present everything you need for the perfect vacation. Decorated in sophisticated, muted tones and feature a mahogany four-poster bed and exquisite furniture and lighting throughout. These rooms include a substantial en-suite marble bathroom and an open plan lounge area and in room bar.
ROOM VIEW: Ocean
Comprising a delightfully airy bedroom and well-appointed marble en-suite bathroom, the Royal Palm Rooms boasts an array of luxurious touches including mahogany four-poster bed, carved mahogany furniture and a plasma television whilst offering stylish, neutral decor. These rooms offer postcard views of the Caribbean Sea.
ROOM VIEW: Ocean
Nestled in an exclusive tropical hamlet, these villas comprise a perfect bedroom boasting marble en-suite bathrooms, classic hardwood furniture, four-poster beds and terracotta floors. It includes a bar area with French doors which lead onto a private veranda and a shared pool all enclosed by lush Caribbean gardens.
ROOM VIEW: Mountain, Gardens and Pool
Located on the most-desired top floors of the Riviera Building, these generously sized retreats feature calm decor to complement the abundance of natural light. Each open plan hideaway encompasses a substantial bedroom with a four poster hardwood bed, attractive mahogany cabinets and marbled en-suite bathroom.
ROOM VIEW: Lush Gardens and Mountains
With their exclusive location on the first and second floor of the much sought after Riviera Cottages, these well-proportioned hideaways are presented with four-poster bed, matching mahogany furniture, a plasma television and well-appointed en-suite bathroom. The large private balcony provides a delightful view of “Babbling Brooks.”
ROOM VIEW: Babbling Brooks, Native Banyan Trees and Ginger Lilies
Just moments from some of the resort’s finest restaurants and chic Beach Club, these stylish rooms offer absolute comfort, intimacy and relaxation. Each room comprises a spacious sleeping area boasting a four-poster bed, mahogany furniture, lounge chair and a plasma television as well as a luxuriously appointed marble bathroom.
ROOM VIEW: Gardens
Arranged across the first to fourth floors in the delightful Bamboo Grove, these premium rooms have recently been richly decorated to the highest standards. They feature soft, muted decor, traditional hardwood furnishings including a four-poster bed, marbled en-suite bathroom and top-of- the-range plasma television.
ROOM VIEW: Pool and/or Gardens
This room simply offers the best of everything. With soft, calming decor and lighting perfectly complementing the room’s characteristic hard wood floor and furniture, these spacious rooms are just seconds away from the widest choice of restaurants, bars and pools on the island. Each comes with a plasma television and a private balcony.
ROOM VIEW: Ocean and Pool
These deluxe rooms feature soft, muted décor, hardwood furnishings including a four-poster bed and a flat screen TV. All rooms have carpets and a private balcony. They’re located on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th floors of the Riviera Building.
strong>ROOM VIEW: Mountains of St. Ann and Garden
A stone’s throw away from some of the resort’s best restaurants, bars and amenities, these rooms are presented in wonderfully calm and neutral decor. Complete with its own personal balcony, each Great House Luxury Room comes complete with a top-of-the-range plasma television and well-appointed en-suite bathroom.
ROOM VIEW: Mountains
Only Sandals includes unlimited diving and the Caribbean’s most comprehensive resort diving program. Even if you’ve never dived before, their introductory resort program will have you experiencing a whole new underwater world by the very next day – with all the instruction and equipment needed for dives up to 40 feet. If you’re already a scuba enthusiast, you can enjoy up to two dives daily. And you have the option of choosing many other unforgettable dive experiences.
You can jump into every watersport with total abandon because once you’re there, everything is included. From waterskiing, sailing, kayaking, windsurfing and so much more. The clearest turquoise waters in the world surround Sandals, sail away and indulge in a vast array of all-inclusive watersports. With the top-of-the-line equipment, professional staff and tropical locations, you can choose to fly across the water-propelled by wind, motor or muscle-power-or dive beneath its pristine surface.
Get in a round or two of golf along an emerald fairway overlooking the sea at Sandals Golf & Country Club, where the play is unlimited and greens fees are included. Golf Digest gave this Par 71 course its 4-star rating, and it’s easy to see why. Enjoy a driving range with a chipping and putting green, and complimentary transportation to and from the course.
Caribbean inspired spa treatments using regional natural products are available at the exclusive Red Lane® Spa at Sandals Ochi. A tranquil sanctuary, the Spa offers a number of treatment rooms, a fitness center, beauty salon, a Yoga-Pilates studio, steam room, plunge pools and several intimate relaxation areas in secluded gardens. You’ll find a unique sense of tranquility with a selection of exclusive services, transforming your quest for inner beauty into a journey of endless self-discovery.
No one throws a party like Sandals because every night is a celebration. From the slightly wild and exotic to the modern and lively, you’ll find parties around the beach, around the pool and around the clock. Embrace the rhythmic beat of a Caribbean night. The stars really appear center stage for night shows featuring the excitement of top-rate entertainers and the thrill of authentic island culture. And during talent night, the tables turn and it’s you that become the star.
Tennis, day and night, on lighted courts surrounded by fragrant tropical flowers and cool breezes that flow through towering trees. Golf vacations set amongst championship fairways bordered by the aquamarine surf. Croquet on emerald-colored manicured lawns. Volleyball on pillow-soft sand. Plus there are multi-million dollar fitness centers with state-of-the-art Life Fitness® equipment and certified instructors. And best of all, you can do it all… or do absolutely nothing at all.
Stay fit while enjoying your time away. Offering top-of-the-line Life Fitness weight and cardio equipment, plus yoga, Pilates, and trained instructors, you can get your heart pumping now so you can eat to your heart’s content later. A state-of-the-art gym to match your personal best is fully equipped with LifeFitness® treadmills, exercise bikes, elliptical trainers, stairclimbers, step machines and weights in an air-conditioned facility.
The best way to experience the real Jamaica is to get up close and personal with it. Island Routes offers luxury adventure tours that range from completely exhilarating to delightfully sedate. Discover the lush beauty, incredible spirit and exhilarating activities offered along the Caribbean Riviera. Some of the exciting tours include: Dolphin Swim-Ocho Rios, Horseback Ride ‘n’ Swim from Ocho Rios, Island Routes Dunn’s River Catamaran Cruise Red Locks and the Jamaica Sky Explorer.
Lounge all day in curtained cabanas for two. Straw-roofed Balinese gazebos each containing two comfortable beds are dotted around the beach and the pool. Spend the day in the shade and be pampered by your dedicated Cabana Buter, who’ll deliver cold towels, suntan oils, a morning fruit platter and continental breakfast, lunch and fresh drinks.
There’s nothing quite like the dining experience at Soy Sushi Bar, a quaint restaurant adorned with unique Oriental décor and fresh, delectable sushi. Giving guests a taste of the Far East with traditional and contemporary sushi made-to-order creations. You never know what new tricks and treats the chefs have up their sleeves, juggling cooking utensils, flipping a shrimp tail into their shirt pocket, or catching a shitake mushroom in their hat.
The Bayside Restaurant represents the culinary diversity of an equally diverse locale. With flavorsome Caribbean cuisine, guests from near and far can enjoy Bayside by day for buffet-style breakfast and lunch; and bask in its enchanting essence with dining by night for an exquisite a la carte dinner. The character of Bayside’s terrace setting overlooking the pier and Caribbean Sea is charming. Watch the sailboats pass by, indulge in a candlelit dinner while viewing the fiery sunset.
Bordered by the Caribbean Sea, Valentino’s brings the distinct flavors Tuscany to a picturesque landscape, topped off with great wines and an intimate dining setting. Enjoy a hearty meal that warms the soul, with unique seafood and chicken creations from the refined palate of Tuscany. From the delicious Crocchetta Mari e Monti, to the wonderful flavors of the Filetto di Pesce Rossini, you’ll savour every bite at Valentino’s.
Cliff terrace dining overlooking the ocean. Discover Caribbean favorites with a perfect view of the Caribbean Sea. All the flavors of the Caribbean come together in one restaurant with unparalleled views. Start off with a bowl of Jamaican Spice Pepper Pot soup, a Jamaican favorite with chicken, vegetables and callaloo, followed by Spicy Jamaican Wood-fired Snapper, served with scalloped potatoes and cinnamon braised plantains.
When you have a taste for a little bit of everything, Sabrina’s Marketplace is the place to go. Begin your day with a buffet breakfast, with a veritable extravaganza of tasty morsels that will satisfy everyone, no matter what their craving. Lunch, too, gives you more choices, with everything from mouthwatering pasta stations, to chicken, beef, fish prepared with international flair…and every side dish you can possibly imagine.
For years, the chefs of Neptune’s have made it their mission to provide the most authentic reflection of their Mediterranean heritage. From the splendor of the rustic, open-air restaurant design, to the beauty of the turquoise sea in the background, guests are offered a true, coastal Mediterranean experience surrounded by the beautiful Caribbean. Find a a variety of three course meals of fresh seafood such as lobster, mussels, octopus, shrimp, salmon and tuna.
The Manor House restaurant pays tribute to this sophisticated standard, as guests are treated like royalty. Only innovative Jamaican-Caribbean dishes are served at the Manor. Enjoy unique creations such as the Tranquility, Red Stripe marinated scallops wrapped in seasoned cabbage with yam cake and mango jerk emulsion. What’s more, the beauty of the varying vistas are nothing short of stately. But the true regality of the Manor House is, of course, found in the splendid cuisine.
Kelly’s Dockside has an ambiance that is unmatched that no one can resist. Kelly’s boasts cuisine that is just as idyllic, fusing seafood favorites with Saint Lucia’s delectable Creole cookery. But the famous grilled-your-way experience at Kelly’s just wouldn’t be complete without sampling the signature Mahi Mahi. From perfectly seasoned meats and seafood, to delectable sides and desserts, flavorful combinations with the sauces to accompany them abound.
The Great House Café is welcoming, lighthearted, and the quintessential place to enjoy a light meal, or to feed your yearning for a Jamaican delight. Each menu item pays tribute to the diversity and flavor of Jamaica. From hot-off-the-grill favorites including jerk chicken, to Cajun-dusted French fries, hot sandwiches, and Jamaican patties, the cuisine and atmosphere of the Great House Café is always bursting with excitement. This café teems with good times amid the open-air setting.
The Beach Bistro bears the name of one of the Caribbean’s most noteworthy attributes–sandy, picturesque beaches. At this oceanfront paradise, guests marinate in the warmth of the sun, sand and sea. Then relax and enjoy the peacefulness and friendly faces of a quaint eatery. International and island delights such as nachos, burgers and Jamaican patties, embody the true spirit of the area, allowing guests to enjoy the diversity of appetizing local and international fare.
The Mariner Seaside Bar & Grill is a place where guests come for delicious, grilled food and a cold one. This beachside bar and grill doesn’t disappoint. With traditional grilled delights such as grilled fish and beef burgers. A commonality among guests is to first enjoy the mouthwatering, flavorful food and then take pleasure in a peaceful walk along the beach. Enjoy wraps, French fries, salad, and local favorites including Jerk Chicken and Jerk Pork where spices are used to season.
Dino’s Pizzeria hits the spot anytime of day or night with oven-baked bread and choice toppings including Gorgonzola, pear, Brie, prosciutto, sausage, artichokes, seafood and more. On the surface, Dino’s may look like a traditional pizza place but when you take a closer look, you’ll find an incredible variety of pizza. Neapolitan-style pizza doesn’t get any better than this at Dino’s Pizzeria-or as many guests call it, Pizza Heaven.
Exotic cuisines from the Far East prepared teppanyaki style by your own entertaining chef. Teppanyaki-style sensations with tableside entertainment in a restaurant so close to the sea. With dim lighting, red accents, and Asian-inspired mahogany-framed windows modeled after the fascinating Shoji sliding screens of East Asia, the décor of Kimonos is exotic, mysterious, and comforting, all at the same time. Choose from entrees that incorporate teriyaki beef, ginger-infused chicken breast, and peppery shrimp or enjoy palatable salads, soups or beef gyozas.
Discover the Spirit of France at La Parisienne, the perfect place to indulge in fine, French cuisine. Revel in the contemporary ambience, delightfully progressive menu, and impeccable white-glove service. The palatable dishes and luscious cocktails of La Parisienne are continually lauded and as the acclaim for this unique French hotspot rolls in, so does the attention to the magnificence and undeniable beauty of the Ocho Rios region.
On the surface, Bella Napoli may look like a traditional pizza place but upon closer examination, the pizza variety offered here reveals itself to be extremely unique with flavor contrasts that are sure to whet the palate of pizza lovers. Made-to-order pizza combinations range from the traditional margherita to the locally-inspired Jerk Chicken and Calabrese pizzas. With so many toppings to choose from, you can try a combination on the menu or make up a few of your own.
1. BLUE HOLE — It is awarded with a certificate of excellence this hidden gem is sure to become a favorite place for you. The Blue Hole is not commercialized so you can be sure your visit will not be overcrowded and filled with stress, just you, your vacation party, and the beauty of the Blue Hole to enjoy. The lack of commercialization could be because the Blue Hole is not the easiest place to get to, but it is well worth the effort.
2. RAINFOREST BOBSLED JAMAICA AT MYSTIC MOUNTAIN — Located in Ocho Rios the Mystic Mountain towers over 700 feet above the rainforest giving you the most picturesque view. You can also give in to your adventurous side and zip line among the trees or even bobsled down the mountain. No matter what you choose a trip here is certainly a must.
3. SWIM WITH THE DOLPHINS — Young and old enjoy swimming and interacting with the dolphins, some say it can help relieve stress, calm your body and mind, and sooth you. Dolphins are gentle and compassionate mammals not to mention very social. Come and see what lovely mammals dolphins are as you swim with them in their natural habitats.
4. DEEP SEA FISHING — Fishing fans all over the world flock to exotic destinations in search of that “big mama” fish, you know the one…the trophy that can be mounted on the living room wall. Book a tour/trip on one of the many deep sea fishing charters offered around the island and try your hand at fishing for the big boys.
5. WATA LAND ECO FUN PARK — Wata Land Eco Fun Park is a water park that will provide hours of fun in the sun for everyone of any age. This eco-water park features a three acre natural lake that has been turned into an aqua park. There are obstacle courses for teams, racer slides, splash centers and even boating.
Sandals Ochi is an all inclusive destination that is situated over 100-acres of lush hillside gardens between the Caribbean Sea and the magnificent Saint Ann Mountains. Located on a large private beach near downtown Ocho Rios, it is the largest Sandals resort in Jamaica. Be enchanted by an essence of cool Caribbean with a distinctive fusion of the French Riviera — all with all a savoir faire and the laid back rhythms of a Jamaica.
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