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Driftwood: A Beachcombers Home Away from Home

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Overview
3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
6 guests
2 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Sleeps 1-6 PLEASE NOTICE All Rental Rates Below - Flipkey/TripAdvisor only shows Low Season, 1-2 Bedroom/1-4 Guests Rates. If you've ever dreamt of living the life of a carefree beachcomber, Driftwood is your kind of world away from it all. Up to 6 guests are all comfortably accommodated here in 3 ceiling-fanned, screened bedrooms, each with private bath. Master bedroom with king size antique mahogany Jamaican four-poster bed, large closet, private bath, 37' flat screen Satellite TV and double doors opening onto the verandah with a spectacular view of the sea. Second bedroom with double bed and private bath. Third bedroom with 2 twins and small private bath. The central living room opens through folding shutters directly out to the ocean view verandah. Enjoy Jamaican, country-style mea...Sleeps 1-6 PLEASE NOTICE All Rental Rates Below - Flipkey/TripAdvisor only shows Low Season, 1-2 Bedroom/1-4 Guests Rates. If you've ever dreamt of living the life of a carefree beachcomber, Driftwood is your kind of world away from it all. Up to 6 guests are all comfortably accommodated here in 3 ceiling-fanned, screened bedrooms, each with private bath. Master bedroom with king size antique mahogany Jamaican four-poster bed, large closet, private bath, 37' flat screen Satellite TV and double doors opening onto the verandah with a spectacular view of the sea. Second bedroom with double bed and private bath. Third bedroom with 2 twins and small private bath. The central living room opens through folding shutters directly out to the ocean view verandah. Enjoy Jamaican, country-style meals prepared by your cook, Marie, inside in a breakfast nook, outside on the verandah or on a vine-covered arbor terrace. Laze on the chaises. Then, stroll down the lawn thru the gate to the right about 100 yards a sandy beach cove with calm waters; your second beach access is the wide sandy beach of Great Bay Beach, largest and calmest on the South Coast with the best swimming -- it's about a 10 minute stroll away along the shoreline towards the left of the property. Villa Amenities: 3 bedrooms with A/C in bedrooms as well as ceiling fans: Master Bedroom: Four Poster Mahogany Bed Second Bedroom: Two Single Beds Third Bedroom: Queen Size Bed 3 bathrooms Open concept living/dining area with great breezeway Fully equipped kitchen Front verandah overlooking gardens and sea with eating area Back veranda overlooking Santa Cruz Mountains with large eating and Seating area Outdoor brick barbeque Flat screen Tv DVD Player Wi Fi Music/Radio/CD/Ipod Player House phone for local calls Board games Two Thatched Gazebos/tikki huts with comfy seating and hammocks Swimming Pool and Deck Outdoor rustic shower HIGH SEASON RATES + 10% GCT Tax 15 November - 30 April (excluding Christmas and New Year's week) 1- 2 bedrooms.....US$2,800/week (US$400/night) 3 bedrooms..........US$2,975/week (US$425/night) 4 bedrooms..........US$3,150/week (US$450/night) LOW SEASON RATES + 10% GCT Tax 1 May - 15 November 1- 2 bedrooms.....US$2,100/week (US$300/night) 3 bedrooms..........US$2,240/week (US$320/night) 4 bedrooms..........US$2,380/week (US$340/night) CHRISTMAS/NEW YEAR'S RATES + 10% GCT Tax: 1-6 guests 1-4 bedrooms.....US$3,700/weekMore
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About the Manager
Tiverton House, LLC
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2009
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Reviewed June 17, 2018

This is our second trip to Driftwood in 6 months. We went in December for my wife's birthday and then again here in June to unwind after our vow renewal. Driftwood is perfect! Not only did I fall in love with the grounds and amenities...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank PGritty
Management response:Responded August 6, 2018

Peter, thankyou for your kind words. We are So Please that you returned to Driftwood and that you and your family enjoyed their time there. Marie and her crew love it when you and Akilah are there and they were very happy to meet your...More

Reviewed February 1, 2018

Driftwood is perfect. There is nothing I didn't love about the property, staff, and location. It's not close to the center of Treasure Beach, which makes it seem as if you are all alone on your private island. The staff is amazing and cooked spectacular...More

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank JustinR2215
Management response:Responded May 2, 2018

Justin - We are so happy to hear that you love Driftwood as much as we do and that your stay was everything you needed. Sorry for our delay in response, we hope to hear from you again in the future. :)

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Reviewed September 7, 2016

My husband, 3 children and I stayed at the Driftwood this summer - end of July/early August 2016 (children ages: 20, 18 and 16). The property is lovely, definitely "off the beaten track" and exactly what we needed to relax and reconnect! The drive from...More

Date of stay: July 2016
Thank Suzanne O
Management response:Responded September 8, 2016

Suzanne - again I am so happy to hear that you and your family enjoyed Driftwood, even with the initial hiccup! ;) Marie, Wendy and Odain say hello and that they enjoyed you visiting the property. Tiverton House, LLC looks forward to hearing from you...More

Reviewed March 5, 2016

We went to Jamaica for our sister's wedding. Lots of advanced planning and searching for the right property was done but you never really know what it's going to be like. None of us had ever rented a house, only hotels or all-inclusive resorts so...More

Date of stay: February 2016
Thank SisterVacay
Reviewed October 16, 2015

Ah, the time has come for me to write a review on a property we paid a nice hefty chunk of change to stay in. We wanted something private and totally ours, with a nice pool and Driftwood did not disappoint. Although there were a...More

Date of stay: September 2015
2  Thank Krizstyling
THLLC, VR Owner at Driftwood: A Beachcombers Home Away from Home, responded to this reviewResponded October 17, 2015

Hello Kristen, Thank you so much for you details and honest review, I will certainly pass it along to the owner who I am assuming you are referring to "the management" you said never responded to the need of the pool not being cleaned. Did...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Ocean Views
Private Garden
A Winter Sun Getaway
Books
Ceiling Fans
Shared Garden
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Secure Parking
Internet Access
Toaster
Telephone
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Water Views
Blender
Freezer
Housekeeping Optional
Cable/satellite TV
Waterfront
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Microwave
Balcony
Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Terrace
Patio
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About the neighbourhood
DRIFTWOOD is on the coat of Great Bay and only a 7-10 minute coastal walk to Great bay Beach, the longest, sandiest beach on the South Coast. There is a great little fish shack at the end of the beach called the Lobster Pot. DRIFTWOOD also has access to a sweet little cove perfect for morning and sunset dips...only a 2-3 minute walk in the opposite direction of Great Bay Beach. DRIFTWOOD is a 45 min - 1 hour coastal walk into 'downtown' Treasure Beach it is a beautiful walk in for lunch or dinner and then hire a ride back to the property.
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