Idlers' Rest Beach Hotel

Self Rated: 2.5 out of 5
Parottee Road, A2, Black River, Jamaica
3.7 out of 5 rating 31 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.7

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Property Details

Property Location

Located in Black River, Idlers' Rest Beach Hotel is by the sea, within a 15-minute drive of Fonthill Nature Reserve and Bubbling Spring Mineral Bath. This beach hotel is 11.9 mi (19.2 km) from YS Falls and 5.5 mi (8.8 km) from Parrotee Pond Mangroves.


Make yourself at home in one of the 20 individually decorated guestrooms. Your room comes with a pillowtop bed. Rooms have private balconies or patios. Cable television is provided for your entertainment. Bathrooms with showers are provided.


Take in the views from a terrace and a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access. This hotel also features concierge services, wedding services, and a picnic area. Guests can catch a ride to nearby destinations on the area shuttle (surcharge).


Satisfy your appetite with local and international cuisine at The Sago, a beachfront restaurant which features an ocean view. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. Continental breakfasts are available daily from 8 AM to 10 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, dry cleaning/laundry services, and luggage storage. Planning an event in Black River? This hotel has 100 square feet (9 square meters) of space consisting of conference space and a meeting room. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Parrotee Pond Mangroves - 8.8 km / 5.5 mi
Fonthill Nature Reserve - 9.5 km / 5.9 mi
Bubbling Spring Mineral Bath - 9.8 km / 6.1 mi
Floyd's Pelican Bar - 11.3 km / 7 mi
YS Falls - 19.2 km / 11.9 mi
Billy Bay Beach - 21.8 km / 13.5 mi
Carmel Moravian Church - 25.4 km / 15.8 mi
Peter Tosh House - 26.4 km / 16.4 mi
Calabash Bay - 27.4 km / 17 mi
Bluefields Bay - 27.8 km / 17.3 mi
Bluefields Beach - 29.3 km / 18.2 mi
Appleton Estate - 30.5 km / 19 mi
Lovers Leap - 34.2 km / 21.2 mi
Peter Tosh Monument - 34.2 km / 21.3 mi

The preferred airport for Idlers' Rest Beach Hotel is Montego Bay (MBJ-Sir Donald Sangster Intl.) - 71.5 km / 44.4 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 12pm.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are 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.

    Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 9:00 PM.
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 48 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

  • Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Parking height restrictions apply.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: USD 6 for adults and USD 4 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 150 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: USD 0
  • Late check-out fee: USD 5 (subject to availability)
  • In-room safe fee: USD 50 per stay

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Wedding services
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -RV, bus, truck parking
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Concierge services
  • -Terrace
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Free self parking
  • -Business center
  • -Conference space
  • -Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Restaurant
  • -Beach towels
  • -Garden
  • -Picnic area
  • -One meeting room - 1
  • -Conference space size (feet) - 100
  • -Conference space size (meters) - 9
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)