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 will be a nice choice for guests hoping to improve their tans. Taking a breather by the pool is the ideal activity following an afternoon out 'n' about.

Located in the southern outskirts of Black River, Waterloo Guest House happily welcomes visitors who are interested in basing their vacation in this town or somewhere close by.


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 grand total of 16 units, so it's no mystery that we classify it as a moderately small property. Travelers who prefer a quiet setting over distracting details will relish the intimate atmosphere at this property. With respect to overall quality, we've awarded this guest house a 3 star rating.

A list of the in-room amenities that you'll find at Waterloo Guest House is provided below.

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

If you want to make sure your room will have all the necessities, mention this when you contact the front desk or reservation service.

Activities and Amenities

Besides these room amenities, this guest house also has at least two other amenities.

  • Outdoor Parking
  • Hiking/Nature Walk

However, don't hesitate to call with questions to be sure everything you're expecting is available. Visit this page to go to our complete article about the activities available at Waterloo Guest House.


In addition to on-site dining, those hoping to find more culinary diversity might also think about some of the other local restaurants. Vacationers who stay at Waterloo Guest House will discover a few solid places to eat within traveling distance. It might save you time to get familiar with the nearby options, though Waterloo does have some tempting choices of their own. For more info about dining in this part of town, click here.

Guest Services

Another plus is this property has a couple of business amenities, perfect for those who need to put in a few hours of work during their vacations.

  • Desk in Room


You'll encounter a good selection of attractions within a short distance of Waterloo. Plan a vacation outing to some of the closest attractions like Appleton Estate Rum Distillery, a distillery. If you want to have fun and relax at the same time, like many of the travelers visiting this area, your itinerary would be incomplete without ample time at the beach. You'll find Hunt Bay to be one of the nearest strips of sand to the guest house.

The guest house is located in the vicinity of Black River, a particularly enjoyable destination for vacationers to learn about and explore Jamaica.

For more about 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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