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The Resort at Wilks Bay

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had the most wonderful holiday at Wilks Bay! The location is perfect, with sweeping views, warm clear water for snorkeling and a great pool. The accommodations are lovely and comfortable. My husband and I traveled with our 20 month old and Owners Mary and...More

Thank joycemcintyremd
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I selected Wilks Bay based upon reviews that made it clear this was not a another standard large beachfront hotel in a tourist area like Montego Bay. We were not disappointed!! The hosts James and Mary treat you like family members and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved every bit of our stay at Wilks Bay! Mary and James were wonderful hosts and treated us like real people rather than customers (while also somehow managing to make us feel like royalty). There was much more to do than anticipated. Vinyl night...More

Thank mhayth0rn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After arriving our first thought was that the pictures on their website do not capture just how beautiful this hidden gem is. What truly makes this place of peaceful tranquility so special are the owners Mary & James who are the true definition of hospitality....More

Thank Korver3247
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found the resort looking on Google Earth. It was close to Port Antonio and near some of the more well-known resorts such as Frenchman's Cove and Goblin Hill. Our list of requirements was pretty steep - as the first Caribbean holiday for my husband...More

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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice
2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Pool
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Price range
US$270 - US$835 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Port Antonio
#3 Romantic Hotel in Port Antonio
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$270 - US$835 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Port Antonio
#3 Romantic Hotel in Port Antonio
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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OneL0veJA
13 April 2017|
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Response from PearandBreadfruit | Property representative |
Hello Thank you for your questions. The resort has a security service that operates throughout the night. The guests have a key to their accommodation and the bedroom door can also be locked. The only person to go into that... More
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Joann J
1 April 2017|
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Response from PearandBreadfruit | Property representative |
Hello Joann Wilks Bay guests fly into either Kingston or Montego Bay depending on where they can get the best flights to. The transfer time from Kingston is two and a half hours without stops and from Montego Bay, it is... More
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JKS443
5 March 2017|
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Response from waverland | Reviewed this property |
We paid in advance via check to the owners' son in Seattle. No issues.
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"We booked the 1 bedroom upper unit that overlooked everything - would definitely recommend this room."
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"All the rooms have a view of the pool, ocean and grounds although I do not think the three bedroom units have..."
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"The one-bedroom cottage is private and offers the best views."
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"All rooms have the same view and facilities. Just choose according to your needs of sizing."
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