Looking for Saint Catherine Jamaica hotels and other types of accommodations? There aren't many good choices in Spanish Town or Portmore because they're largely residential, but here are some options in the area. For more lodging options, be sure to check out our listings in the Parish of Saint Andrew. Many of the accommodations listed there (especially for Kingston) are only 10 to 12 miles from Saint Catherine.
Knolford Polo & Tennis Guest Ranch – Riversdale, Jamaica
Located in the center of the island, Knolford Polo & Tennis Ranch is in the lush Rio D’Oro river valley, 10 miles east of Linstead, in the Bog Walk area of Saint Catherine parish. Polo has been played in Jamaica since its introduction in 1882, by the West India Regiment, when Jamaica was a part of the British Empire. By the end of the 19th century, civilians were playing, clubs were formed, and today there are five main polo clubs on the island. Knolford’s owner, C. Mark Harris, is a 3-goal polo player with many years’ experience, who has represented Jamaica in international tournaments. On his beautiful ranch, he has over 60 horses, the largest herd of polo ponies in Jamaica. The ranch operates as an all-inclusive with 15 spacious, nicely decorated room. Each contains polo memorabilia. Open throughout the year, the sport-oriented property includes a regulation polo field and tennis courts with professional polo and tennis coaches on staff, swimming pool and eco-trails for hikers. Phone:876.929.5462. Visit them on the web.
Hellshire Holiday Villas - Cave Hill Estate, Hellshire, Portmore, Jamaica
If you have a large group and want to be near the famous Hellshire Beach & its fishermen and weekend beach parties, this self-catering rental villa may work for you. The rental home has 5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and can sleep 10. There is air conditioning, satellite TV and secure parking. Phone: +44-794-456-7183. Check them out on TripAdvisor.com or visit them on the web.
Hotel Casanova - 2-4 Port Henderson Rd., Portmore, Jamaica
Portmore is linked to Kingston by the Portmore-Kingston Causeway toll road and is about 15 minutes away from New Kingston. The modern, castle-style Hotel Casanova offers 36 rooms, all with air conditioning, cable TV, mini fridge and telephone. There is also free parking. The hotel has a restaurant serving Jamaican fare and you can also get room service. The popular Sports Bar is equipped with TV, surround-sound music and an internet station. It is also just 10 minutes away from the Portmore Mall which is the largest indoor mall in the entire English-speaking Caribbean! Phone 876.939.6999 or 876.998.7927. Visit them on the web.
Jewels International Resort - 3 Port Henderson Road, Portmore, Jamaica
On the waterfront along Port Henderson Road, these budget accommodations offer basic air-conditioned rooms with cable TV, free parking, and some rooms with private balconies for unobstructed sea views. There's also a swimming pool right along the waterfront. The property has an on-site restaurant & bar, and you may be able to work out a free breakfast with your room rate. Phone: 876.988.6785.
Sea Horse Rider Inn - 17 Port Henderson Road, Portmore, Jamaica
If you're not too fussy, this budget accommodation on Port Henderson Road has comfortable rooms, nearly all of them with views of the Sea. All rooms are air-conditioned and have ceiling fans, hot and cold water, telephones, mini fridges and Internet access. A continental breakfast is included with the price of each room. Phone: 876.704.6245. Check them out on TripAdvisor.com.