Mocking Bird Hill

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Mocking Bird Hill
 

Situated amidst lush tropical gardens in the verdant hills in the outskirts of Port Antonio, the eco-friendly Hotel Mocking Bird Hill is a great place to get away from it all. Guests can chill-out in their cozy rooms while taking in lovely vistas, go for a walk through the 6.5 acres of botanically diverse gardens, enjoy complimentary tea in the afternoon on the hotel terrace, or venture outside the hotel grounds for a number of activity options.

Those hoping to stay active will never run out of things to do at Mocking Bird Hill, which has an excellent variety of recreational activities. Whatever you're searching for, whether it's fun on land or in the ocean, you'll be able to find it all here.

Set in Drapers, in the same general area as Turtle Harbour, Mocking Bird Hill happily welcomes travelers who want to stay in or near this village. From this accommodation, the center of Port Antonio is to the west-northwest.

Accommodations

The 10 rooms at the Hotel Mocking Bird Hill combine elegance and comfort, at an affordable price. All rooms are decorated with locally handmade furniture comprised of sustainable woods, and the fabrics, art, and shuttered windows give the rooms a very tropical feel.

Guests staying in the Garden View Rooms can sit on the balcony and enjoy amazing views of the surrounding flora and fauna; the romantic Sea View Deluxe Rooms are perfect for honeymooners because of the privacy they afford guests and the lovely views they provide; and Superior Rooms are located on the upper level of the hotel and offer breathtaking views of Port Antonio and the Caribbean Sea.

Mocking Bird Hill has a grand total of 10 units, making it a very small property. Visitors who shy away from large crowds will really enjoy the personal touch at this property. This lodge has been awarded a rating of three and a half stars, when it comes to overall quality, style, and more.

Below, you can see a listing of this property's in-room amenities.

  • Shower
  • Television
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Room Service
  • Toilet
  • In-room Entertainment
  • Safe
  • Private Bath
  • Double Bed
  • King Bed
  • Flat Screen TV
  • TV Remote Control
  • VCR/VCP
  • Balcony
  • Internet Access Port
  • Terrace

Contact the property if you need all types of amenities, if it's particularly important to you.

Activities and Amenities

Going on nature walks through exotic and ecologically rich forests and stunning landscape is a popular activity for guests at Mocking Bird Hill. There are more than 28 endemic species of birds that nest on property, some of which are endangered. In fact, Mocking Bird Hill is listed as one of the best bird watching spots in Jamaica.

Local ingredients like jojoba and almonds, as well as bees wax gathered by local beekeepers, are used to make highly therapeutic oils and creams at the on-site spa.

The list below gives a preview of some other amenities on-site:

  • Sports Available
  • Hiking/Nature Walk
  • Cellular Telephone Rental
  • Outdoor Parking
  • Bicycling
  • Highspeed Internet
  • Parking
  • Scuba Diving
  • Wi Fi Internet Access
  • Snorkeling

Just in case, it's a good idea to double check with the property to be sure everything you're expecting is available. Visit this page to navigate to an in-depth discussion about the recreation and activities offered at Mocking Bird Hill.

Food

The most highly recommended restaurant in the area is Mille Fleurs, which just happens to be at Mocking Bird Hill. Offering exquisite meals and just as exquisite views of the surrounding mountains and sea, Mille Fleurs attracts tourists and locals alike. Diners can choose any number of locally inspired dishes using the finest herbs, spices, vegetables and meats. Mille Fleurs was first first restaurant in Jamaica to introduce the concept of "Meatless Mondays," and guests can select from a menu of entirely meatless options every Monday of the year, and a smaller selection of vegetarian meals are available every other day of the week. Gluten free options are also available.

In addition to on-site dining, those looking to find more culinary variety might also want to think about some of the other local restaurant selections. Those staying at Mocking Bird Hill will find a small handful of restaurants close-by. It's a good idea to check out the nearby restaurant options, even though Mocking Bird Hill does have dining of its own, including Mille Fleurs. For an in-depth look at this area's options, click here.

Guest Services

Making use of this property's guest services -- including the ones listed below -- are offered to help you stay relaxed while visiting Jamaica.

  • Concierge
  • Maid Service
  • 24 Hour Front Desk
  • Tour Desk
  • Airport Shuttle

This lodging also has a useful set of business amenities, so it's considered ideal for those who might be conducting business during their stays.

  • Cellular Telephone Rental

Nearby

Guests will find a fair number of interesting sites and attractions in the vicinity of Mocking Bird Hill. One of the attractions include Tacky Falls, a waterfall. If you plan to work on your tan, like many of the travelers visiting this area, your vacation would be incomplete without a few peaceful hours at the beach. You'll find Frenchmen's Cove Beach to be one of those closest places to access the shore from the lodge.

The lodge is in the vicinity of Port Antonio, a pleasant destination for vacationers to stop over.

For the full discussion of other destinations and attractions near the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Port Antonio, Jamaica

General: (876) 993-7267

Secondary Phone: (876) 993-7134

Website: http://www.hotelmockingbirdhill.com/

 

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