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Bamboo Grove Camp Blue Mountain Wilderness Retreat

Nestled in the northern range of the Blue and John Crow Mountains National Park is the Bamboo Grove Camp. Surrounded by native bamboo forest and overshadowed by the towering Grand Ridge of the Blue Mountains, this escape into nature. A vision a decade and a half in the making, the Bamboo Grove Camp Site caters to genuine nature lovers who want to get away from the frenetic urban setting to be either pampered (catered to) or to be immersed in all aspects of the outdoors -backpacking adventure, DIY lifestyle and camping/tenting. Managed for conservation, the biota is spared toxins from pesticides and other fertilizers, the site has a low carbon footprint, water is rain harvested and lighting solar powered. Perhaps what makes the Bamboo Grove Camp so unique is the sense of secure seclusion while being in the wild. The property enjoys a special relationship with the surrounding community who are very supportive, as the Retreat is not only an important source of employment but also their pride and joy which they unreservedly share with visitors. Accommodation on the site is provided by a 2-story dormitory and tenting for 30 persons. Common area for dining and recreation area along with a kitchen allowing for catered or U-cook options. Toilets are outdoors and the showers are open sky, There are hammocks, a balcony and an infinity stage for relaxation and viewing. For those that love to hike or to stargaze or bird watch, this is the place to be. At the Retreat, there is so much to see and do; the site is the base camp for overnight backpacking and day hiking tours. into the forest, where the birds and the wildlife come to you. Other building on-site include an office and Cabin Electricity is solar with a gas generator as a backup; water is rain harvested and the ground provision is grown on the property (organic) or provided by local farmers. .

Property manager

Robert Kerr
Speaks English

Property amenities

Dining

  • Breakfast available for a fee

Bedrooms

  • Sofa bed

Bathrooms

  • 2 bathrooms

Living spaces

  • Dining room

Entertainment

  • Games

Outdoor areas

  • Balcony

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Suitability/Accessibility

  • Smoke-free property

General

  • Sleeps 20

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Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the property manager with check-in and check-out instructions

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

This property welcomes adults only

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Important information

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Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited

About this area

Port Antonio (and vicinity)

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What's nearby

  • Devon House - 74 min drive
  • Independence Park - 74 min drive
  • Kingston and St. Andrew Parish Library - 76 min drive
  • Emancipation Park - 76 min drive
  • Manor Park Plaza - 109 min drive

Getting around

  • AirportNorman Manley Intl. Airport (KIN) - 148 min drive

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