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Shafston Greathouse

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

A few friend and I stayed here for a few incredible days! The House is located amongst the lush Green hills, which left us with the most breath-taking views leading onto the Ocean. Accommodation was basic but with great size rooms. The Bedrooms all join into a common room with a pool table and then onto a patio filled with...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at Shafston Greathouse with my two friends for 4 nights. We had such a fun time and Frank, the owner, is incredibly hospitable and a fascinating person - he has many interesting stories from his 25 years in Jamaica! He always asks you what you feel like doing/eating, it felt like a very personalised service rather than 'here's...

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Thank Nushie88
New York
Reviewed 25 January 2016

I spent 27 most wonderful days at the Shafston Greathouse and it was absolutely fantastic. The place, I consider to be very charmingly rustic, clean, accommodating atmosphere, fantastic view overlooking the Caribbean Sea, very romantic place to be and away from it all. This place has a wonderful a hide-away feel to it that only people like would understand once...

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2Thank Ophelia M
Fort McMurray, Canada
Reviewed 21 April 2014

Quite the drive up to the house, but definitely worth it. The house is very old and creaky, but structurally sound with views that cannot be beat. Very natural like, kind of in the middle of a rainforest on the side of a mountain, very cool! Location makes it very safe and each room has it's own lock. Definitely the...

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1Thank TPatRay
Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 5 October 2012

Filthy dirty , unwelcoming appearance , Alcoholic & dimented owner who will rip you off when you don't see it coming , and not a place you want to be stuck at , as it is far off the beaten path that is very difficult getting to aswell as leaving from ,that is , if he will even let you...

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21Thank Xndrex
Marshfield, Massachusetts
Reviewed 11 March 2011

My boyfriend & I actually stayed here about 5 years ago. It was my first of many trips to Jamaica & I wanted absolutely NOTHING to do with the touristy areas such as Ocho Rios or Negril. Nor do I now. This place is not for you if you need television, dance clubs, bars or college student filled hotels &...

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1Thank tlbarron1124
wien
Reviewed 5 March 2011

Had a very enjoyable vacation staying at this nice hotel nestled in the hills above Bluefields. Fantastic views, great food and the owner is friendly and accomodating. The beach is very nice and this is a very beautiful part of Jamaica. Definitely would recommend...

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1Thank andor1112
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 January 2011

If you want to go to stay somewhere with all the home comforts, then go to one of the all-inclusive resorts in Jamaica. If you've got a bit more of sense of adventure, then Shaftston is a great place to stay for a couple of nights. The drive up to the house is a bit hair-raising, but we easily managed...

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Thank LittleAnne_11
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 January 2011

This hotel was once a buzz of activity with travellers and those prepared to venture off the beaten track for amazing views. Frank the owner is a very friendly host. Highly recommended for the view but not a luxury stay in terms of facilities. Excellent breakfast and dinner and free alcohol included in the price.

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1Thank SWHN16
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 26 May 2010

This was my first time back in ten years and was greatly missed its a 300 year old great house with all the modern conviences ,the whole place is run on solar energy now,which for me was really cool the Jamaican sun was making ice in the bar all day and we where making new friends at night ,with such...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Shafston Great House offers great views, hot and cold water, pool jacuzzi, pool billiard, wireless high speed internet, free beach transfers for all all-inclusive guests. Our food is cooked from fresh Jamaican produces only. We only use high quality ingredients; we cook MSG free. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shafston Greathouse

Address: P.O. Box 19, Bluefields, Jamaica
Region: Caribbean > Jamaica > Westmoreland Parish > Bluefields
Price Range: $133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 17
Also Known As:
Shafston Estate Great Hotel
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