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Jamaica: Event calendar for a breathtaking getaway


13 June, 2023


9 November, 2023


Carnival in Jamaica: This vibrant and colourful carnival is the most anticipated celebration in Jamaica. Here you can enjoy a fusion of incredible food, music, vibrant costumes, rum and dancing.

Where: Jamaica

When: Annually in mid April

Reggae Sumfest festival: This is the island's biggest festival that includes different activities ranging from a dancing to beach parties, along with a host of concerts celebrating reggae music.

Where: Montego Bay, Jamaica

When: Annually in mid July

Mello-Go-Roun': This family-friendly event features performances in speech, dance, music and traditional folk forms, providing a platform to showcase the most outstanding and award-winning acts from the Jamaica Cultural Development Commission’s (JCDC) performing arts competitions.

Where: Kingston, Jamaica

When: Annually in August

Port Antonio Marlin Tournament: Welcome to the oldest Marlin tournament in the Caribbean that attracts people from all over the world. Here you can enjoy the breathtaking scenery while trying to catch the biggest Marlin fish and win the tournament.

Where: Port Antonio, Jamaica

When: Annually in October

Jamaica food & drink festival: Jamaica’s capital, welcomes the island’s best chefs, where you can enjoy the finest wines and spirits of the island. This is the perfect opportunity to experience Jamaica's amazing cosmopolitan gastronomy.

Where: Kingston, Jamaica

When: Annually in late October

Villas in Jamaica with amazing views:

Villa Tradewinds

Welcome to Villa Tradewinds, a holiday haven offering endless indoor and outdoor spaces for you to savour this tropical paradise from. The villa is perched right on the shore with its own private stretch of beach that makes it just perfect for a relaxed and exclusive stay.

Where: Montego Bay, Jamaica

Silent Waters

Silent Waters is an award-winning villa that is surrounded by and overlooks seemingly endless forest, ensuring utter privacy and total tranquillity. Be amazed by its beautiful features such as Italian marble floors, antique oriental rugs and original Indonesian and Thai oil paintings.

Where: Montego Bay, Jamaica

Almond Hill

Nestled amongst abundant tropical greenery, Almond Hill is a garden paradise like no other. Designed by Prince Kasimir Korybut, this island home-away-from-home is overflowing with Caribbean charm and overlooks the sparkling azure ocean just visible from between lush palms.

Where: Montego Bay, Jamaica

The onefinestay experience

Here at onefinestay, we specialise in bespoke vacations. Whether you’re after relaxation, adventure or simply looking to discover the awe-inspiring beauty of Jamaica, we’ve prepared a selection of exclusive concierge services to ensure that your break is as memorable as it should be. From private chef hire to at-home spa experiences, you’ll be given these options when you book your stay with one of our Travel Advisors. Everything is taken care of before your arrival, so you can simply turn up and unwind!

Tempted by a breathtaking Jamaican getaway?