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About Rio Chico on the Beach
Magnificent 14-acre oceanfront estate. Here is the rich character of The Riviera married to the superb service of Colonial Jamaica ... on a magnificent seascape just west of Ocho Rios on Jamaica's renowned north coast. Rio Chico's guest list includes diplomats, industrialists and celebrities from around the world.
* magnificent 14-acre oceanfront estate
* full staff: chef, butler, houseman, housekeepers, barman, gardeners
* 2,000 feet of protected shoreline
* breathtaking series of waterfalls and rivers joining the Caribbean Sea
* 2 private beaches ... 2 freshwater swimming pools
* watersports: sailboat, kayaks, aqua cycle, wind surfer, paddle boat and snorkeling equipment
* hard surface tennis court lit for night play ... racquets and balls provided
* half basketball court, darts, croquet and small trampoline
* on-site private gym with elliptical and treadmill.
* satelite TV, CD player with wide selection of CDs, iPod docks throughout, DVD player, Plasma TV, XBOX 360 and games, adult and children's board games.
* private office: high speed internet access, computer, printer, scanner and fax.
* 24-hour security including manned gatehouse to insure absolute privacy
* The following can be arranged for additional charges:
* helicopter transfers to Ocho Rios
* additional water sports
* tennis pro
* cart and caddie fees at Sandals Golf & Country Club
* food and beverage fees at Sandals Golf & Country Club
* transfers to Sandals Resort for lunch or dinner
Rio Chico sits on what some have called the most beautiful site in all the Caribbean. Built in 1898, the villa recently underwent a lavish renovation by one of the world's most brilliant hoteliers. Today, its guests enjoy top-of-the-line amenities, service and comfort in a remarkable home ... privately nestled on 14 acres of lush tropical gardens dotted with stone bridges, lily ponds, waterfalls and statuary. Here is the rich character of The Riviera married to the superb service of Colonial Jamaica ... on a magnificent seascape just west of Ocho Rios on Jamaica's renowned north coast. Rio Chico's guest list includes diplomats, industrialists and celebrities from around the world.
All bedrooms are en suite, have air conditioning and are equipped with televisions and a telephone.
Main Villa - 6 Bedrooms
King 4 poster bed, AC, en suite bathroom with oversized soaking tub and walk-in steam shower, his and hers vanity, water-jet marble mosaic floor, all marble wall tile and counters, private WC, separate dressing room with wardrobes, flat screen TV, private patio with ocean view
Two queen beds, AC, en suite bathroom with large walk-in shower, trough basin and vanity with Travertine and wood finishes, private WC, flat screen TV, shared terrace with garden view and access to new 2nd story ocean view terrace.
King 4 poster bed, separate sitting room with day bed, flat screen TV, en suite bathroom with soaking tub and shower, free standing double sink vanity with all marble finishes, shared terrace with garden view and access to new 2nd story ocean view terrace
King 4 poster bed, AC, en suite bathroom with large soaking tub and adjacent walk-in shower, concrete slab tub deck and vanity with limestone, travertine and marble mosaic finishes giving a very Zen like feel, private WC, flat screen TV, private patio with ocean view
King 4 poster bed, AC, en suite bathroom with large freestanding vintage soaking tub and walk-in shower with Carrera marble and stained and lacquered wood finishes, flat screen TV, private patio with ocean view
King 4 poster bed, AC, en suite bathroom with large built in tub and oversized walk-in shower, large stainless steel sinks with Carrera marble and glass tile finishes, flat screen TV, private patio with ocean view
Guest Cottage - 2 Bedrooms
King 4 poster bed, flat screen TV, en suite bathroom with tub/shower – adjacent shared kitchenette with mini-fridge, coffee maker, microwave and sink and shared terrace overlooking garden
Two twin beds, AC, en suite bathroom shower/tub combination, flat screen TV, and shared terrace overlooking garden.
Note: The Guest Cottage cannot be rented apart from the Main Villa.
1. CAPACITY OF VILLAS: The total number of persons allowed in the villa at any one time is restricted to the number of persons scheduled and paid for, based on two persons per bedroom. Should a group misrepresent themselves, they will be required to pay for all excess persons immediately, or shall vacate the villa immediately, without refund.
2. COMPLAINTS AND MAINTENANCE: Personal Villas and affiliated on-island property managers shall make every effort to keep all villas and their inventories in good working order. In case of a maintenance problem, they will strive to repair the problem as soon as possible after being notified. Villa management reserve the right to be allowed a reasonable amount of time to cure a problem. However, no refund or rate adjustment shall be made for unforeseen mechanical failures such as the supply of electricity, telephone service, internet service, water, pool filtration systems, hot tubs, air conditioning, television or cable service, appliances, etc. It is the Guest’s obligation to report any problems or damage to their villa IMMEDIATELY to us, regardless of the hour.
3. NO PETS: Pets of any kind are NOT allowed in or on the villa’s premises without specific written permission from Personal Villas (granted prior to arrival). A pet or evidence of a pet found on premises will cause immediate eviction, and forfeiture of Guest’s entire rent and deposit.
4. QUIET ENJOYMENT AND PARTIES: We rent to family groups and responsible adults only; absolutely NO house parties, commercial uses or functions such as weddings are allowed without advance WRITTEN permission from Personal Villas. Guests shall be sufficiently quiet and peaceful, so as not to disturb other residents of the neighborhood, particularly after 10 pm at night. If Guest is found to have had a wedding or any sort of group gathering for more persons than officially scheduled and paid for at the villa, and/ or without Personal Villas advance written permission, he is subject to forfeiture of his entire villa security deposit to the villa’s owner, at the joint discretion of Personal Villas and the villa’s owner.
5. SMOKING, ILLEGAL ACTIVITY, DRUGS AND HAZARDOUS MATERIALS: Smoking is NOT permitted inside the villa. (In most cases smoking is allowed in outdoor spaces—please check with your rental agent). Guest and members of his party shall not use or permit to be brought into any villa any illegal substances, inflammable fluids (e.g., gasoline, kerosene, naphtha or benzene), or other explosives or articles deemed hazardous to life, limb or property. Any illegal activity is strictly prohibited.
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