Idlers Rest Beach Hotel

A stunning boutique hotel that offers an elegant place to rest during your stay, this is the perfect spot to make your home base as you explore the area; or to rest and recharge as you relax in the comfortable guest rooms. Either way, you won't be disappointed.

Those hoping to try various new types of food will certainly not go hungry at Idlers Rest, as it's in an area that features a diverse range of local restaurants.

Located near the middle of Black River, Idlers Rest Beach Hotel happily welcomes travelers who are thinking about lodging in or near this town.


There are no boring rooms to be found at this vibrant getaway. Each has vibrant decor to make the boring necessities like air conditioning, televisions, and mosquito netting seem more exciting. The rooms also have private bathrooms with hot water and private balconies or verandas with views of the garden or the ocean.

This hotel has received a 3 star rating, for its service, amenities, and overall quality.

A check list of the in-room features and amenities available for visitors at Idlers Rest Beach Hotel include:

  • Shower
  • Television
  • Toilet
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Private Bath
  • Double Bed
  • King Bed
  • Terrace
  • Complimentary Local Telephone Calls
  • Balcony

Be sure to call ahead for more info regarding particular amenities, if it's a high priority for you.

Activities and Amenities

Besides the available in-room amenities, this hotel also has several other amenities.

  • Outdoor Parking
  • Sports Available
  • Wi Fi Internet Access
  • Hiking/Nature Walk

If you want to know exactly what to expect upon arrival, it's best to check with the front desk just in case availability varies. Visit this page to go to a comprehensive discussion about the types of recreational opportunities that Idlers Rest Beach Hotel offers.


The on-site restaurant, which is set in the garden, serves gourmet dishes for breakfast from 7:00 to 10:00 a.m. and dinner from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m.

Besides on-location dining, those hoping to find more culinary variety should also think about some of the other nearby restaurant choices. Vacationers who stay at Idlers Rest Beach Hotel will encounter a limited but good selection of restaurants in the vicinity. It's a good idea to find out if there are suitable options in the area, even though Idlers Rest has some tempting choices of their own. To see a detailed discussion about dining, click here.

Guest Services

Taking advantage of guest services -- including the ones listed here -- are ready to help you stay relaxed during your vacation.

  • Breakfast
  • Tour Desk


You will find a fair number of interesting sites and attractions within a short distance of Idlers Rest. One of the closest is Appleton Estate Rum Distillery, an interesting distillery. Because this hotel is right on Hunt Bay, this property is a great place for sun-bathers and watersports fanatics.

One of the nearest areas of interest from the hotel is Black River. For even more adventure, take a day to travel to a nearby town or two and some important attractions along the way.

To see the full article about what's located near the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Parottee Road, Black River, Jamaica

Phone: (876) 965-9000


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