Forres Park

Set on a 60-acre coffee plantation just a half-hour from the Jamaican city of Papine, Forres Park Resort is the ideal base for exploring the Blue Mountains, bird watching, coffee farm tours and biking around the village of Mavis Bank. With a three-story main house that has the look of a Swiss Mountain Chalet and four cozy cabins nearby, all surrounded by flowering shrubs and coffee and fruit trees, the Forres Park Resort is the perfect destination for travelers in search of a quiet vacation in the arms of nature.

Travelers hoping to eat on-site will especially enjoy Forres Park, which has some nice on-site dining options. Forres Park Restaurant is one such possibility, which is a good choice for guests in the mood for Jamaican fare. Next, check out one of the bars nearby, like Mingles Pool Bar.

Located in Kingston, less than a mile north of downtown Kingston, Forres Park is a great choice for visitors who are thinking about basing their vacation in this part of the city and nearby areas.


Forres Park offers several accommodation types: standard rooms in the main house, cabin rooms, and superior suites. All rooms are tastefully decorated with antique four-poster beds of varying sizes and have a private balcony, offering lovely garden or mountain views.

Rooms also feature a large ceiling fan and private bath. Suites provide additional space and a refrigerator.

This hotel has received a rating of 3 stars, when it comes to overall quality, amenities, and service.

A partial list of the in-room amenities available at Forres Park is provided below.

  • In-Room Jacuzzi
  • Private Bath
  • Internet Access Port
  • Refrigerator
  • Balcony

If a particular amenity is important to you, contact the front desk to verify availability.

Activities and Amenities

Forres Park Resort is a real nature lover's paradise. The combination of a panoramic mountain views, cool temperatures, varying sounds of nature and an abundance of indigenous plants and foliage, this mountain escape provides the best that nature has to offer.

Surrounded by the famous Blue Mountain Peak, nestled in the valley of Mavis Bank, Forres Park Resort is home to one of Jamaica’s most tranquilizing and “earthy” spa experiences. After your mountain adventure through the trails of the Blue Mountain Peak, relax and revitalize your aching aching muscles at the resorts luxurious spa.

The list below gives some other amenities:

  • Bicycling
  • Hiking/Nature Walk

If you're interested in something in particular, don't hesitate to contact the location since these details tend to change. To find out more info about the kinds of recreational opportunities available at Forres Park, click here.


Dining at Forres Park Resort is a unique experience. Main dining is on the outdoor deck overlooking swaying stands of bamboo, banana trees and innumerable coffee plants.

Diners can enjoy local favorites like saltfish, callaloo, green bananas, fried Johnny Cakes, and jerked chicken as well as international cuisine prepared with local ingredients. Many of the fruits, vegetable and other ingredients are grown right on the resort’s fertile grounds.

Outside of what is available on-location, visitors hoping for extra culinary variety may also be interested in the area's other nearby dining selections. Those staying at Forres Park will find a limited but good selection of restaurants in the vicinity. It's worth it to check out the nearby restaurant options, even though Forres Park has on-site dining, including Forres Park Restaurant. For more information about your dining options near this property, click here.

Guest Services

Forres Park offers a few guest services, including those in the following list, so you can depend on these few extras during your time on property, and off.

  • Tour Desk
  • Barber/Beauty Shop

Another plus is this property also has a few business amenities, which can be an asset to people who are visiting for business-related reasons.

  • Conference Facilities


You'll encounter plenty of attractions in the vicinity of Forres Park. Some of the closest attractions are Emancipation Park, St. Peter's Church, and National Heroes Park. If you hope to do a lot of relaxing, like many of the travelers who are eager to enjoy Jamaica's sunshine, your vacation wouldn't be complete without a few peaceful hours at the beach. You'll find Gunboat Beach easily reached by taxi from the hotel.

One of the closest areas to the hotel is Kingston. If you want to see even more culture, food, and fun, take a day to travel to a noteable nearby town to check out just what else Jamaica has to offer.

To learn more about other destinations and attractions near the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: 23 Liguanea Avenue, Kingston, Jamaica

Phone: (876) 927-8275



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