We want to give you a natural and realistic Jamaican living at home experience.
Teresina is a unique privately staffed Chalet on the historic Sussex/Seville Estate, only 13 minutes drive to the Caribbean Ocean and all major attractions including Dunn's River Falls Ocho Rios.
Teresina travelers want to experience Jamaica and it's people.
They enjoy a flexible and relaxed attitude towards travel,come from all corners of the world
and are of all ages, and when it comes to group size believe smaller is better!
The St.Ann's Bay area where we are located has a rich thriving and robust culture you may
have never before experienced.
It is the birth place of many of our cultural leaders including Marcus Garvey, Burning Spear
and about two hours drive to the Nine Mile birth place of Bob Marley.
You will enjoy quiet walks and hiking exercise through our allspice plantation with tropical
birds and fruit trees, or just relax and read a book on your own private balcony
overlooking a lush tropical ravine that has a spectacular view.
FREE: House keeping and a Cook will fix you old world traditional Jamaican country
style meals, seasoned with home grown spices and herbs served with freshly prepared
tropical fruit juices from her open kitchen right before your eyes.
You'll have an unforgettable Jamaican "backayaad" experience.
Walk through our country gardens
Ravine view from your balcony, with spectacular sun rise in the mornings
Spacious, but we were only 2 people in villa for 6. Nevertheless, a roomy villa compared with others. Bit isolated - immediate area not very tourist-friendly - 20 minute drive for tavernas, resorts etc. Friendly and helpful host. A few initial maintenance problems - mostly resolved. Pleasant, private site of 3 villas.
Lavender villa is advertised for a maximum od 4 people, in a quiet non tourit location. Local village taverna is 10 min walk and a 5 min drive to the famous Souda fish tavernas
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FROM: lliya M Fridman: Attorney,New York U.S.A.Stanley,Thank you very much for orgainizing our stay atTeresina. Ruth is an amazing woman and a great cook, and Mickey and Mark were very helpfull, too. We would like to recommend to our friends, and also to Lonely Planet and similar guides if you don't object.Iliya.
FROM: Lisa-Marie Edwards: Forida U.S.A.Hi Stan,Just wanted to drop you a line re: my stay @ Teresina.... Everything was wonderful, from the easy booking with you, to being met at the airport, and being looked after at the chalet by Ms. Ruth.. I have all good things to report... You have very good people taking care of the guests!Mickey was a very knowledgeable driver,not at all aggressive as other ja drivers i have had in the past, and a very pleasant person... i was able to obtain a pass for him for the sunsplash, and he was on time on call,a nd even loaned me an extra cell phone he had,which was very helpfull..Ms. Ruth is extra ordinary! she keeps the chalet very clean and comfortable, and is a very sweet person, her cooking is very good, and she is vey attentive.....Sunsplash looks to be an anual event, although they may explore an alternate month... so it is very likely I will visit again.Thank you for eveything.Lisa-Marie Edwards~
About the owner
I am a Jamaican national who migrated to Ontario Canada 40 years ago. I have a solid business background and was for many years a vice president for two global companies both in Canada and the United States. I am now retired and is traveling around the United States and Canada by driving a motor coach for Stage Coach/ Coach USA, Coach Canada.
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