Waterloo Guest House

Built in the early 19th century, this property was named for the Battle of Waterloo and is boasted as the first place on the entire island of Jamaica to lit by electricity. Today it serves as a popular hotel, bar, and restaurant.

With some nice facilities, Waterloo is an excellent choice for visitors picturing themselves hanging out poolside. Relaxing by the pool is just the thing after a full day enjoying the area.

Situated toward the southern outskirts of Black River, Waterloo Guest House welcomes customers who are thinking about lodging in this town or a nearby area.


With just 16 rooms, the space is small, but it makes it easy to maintain a high quality of living. All rooms have cable television and air conditioning, and vary between twin, double, queen, and king-sized beds. You can also request a room with a miniature refrigerator.

Waterloo has a total of just 16 units. Guests who shy away from large crowds will relish the intimate atmosphere at these accommodations.

This guest house has earned a 3 star rating from Caribya! on the basis of features, style, and ambience. Learn more about our Caribya! star ratings, and why they are usually lower than ratings from Trip Advisor and other sites, by clicking here.

Below, you'll find a list of amenities in-room available at this location.

  • Shower
  • Television
  • Desk in Room
  • Toilet
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Air Conditioned
  • Private Bath
  • Temperature Control
  • Double Bed
  • Terrace
  • Single Bed
  • Refrigerator

Be sure to call ahead to request or confirm their amenities, if it's particularly important to you.

Activities and Amenities

In addition to their room amenities, this guest house also has at least two other amenities.

  • Outdoor Parking
  • Hiking/Nature Walk

To make sure the particular activities you have in mind are available, don't hesitate to call with questions since the specifics tend to change. Visit this page to navigate to our in-depth article about the activities available at Waterloo Guest House.


Besides what is available on-site, vacationers hoping for extra culinary diversity might also think about some of the region's other nearby dining choices. Guests here will discover a small handful of restaurants within reach. It's never a bad idea to learn about the nearby restaurants, even though Waterloo does have dining of its own. For an in-depth look at this area's options, click here.

Guest Services

This property has a couple of business amenities, so it's considered ideal for those who need to put in a few hours of work during their vacations.

  • Desk in Room


Guests will find a fair number of interesting sites and attractions in the vicinity of Waterloo. One of the nearest is Appleton Estate Rum Distillery, an interesting distillery. If you plan to work on your tan, like many of the travelers visiting this area, your itinerary will surely include a few hours at the beach. Hunt Bay, one of the nearest, is to be one of those closest places to access the shore from the guest house.

One of the closest areas to the guest house is Black River. For even more adventure, take a day trip to a town within driving distance to see what else the country has to offer.

For more info on what you'll find near Waterloo Guest House, click here.

Contact Info

Location: 44 High Street, Black River, Jamaica

Phone: (876) 965-2278

Website: http://www.waterlooguesthouse.com


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