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Getting Around Jamaica

Private Driver

Fulltime

Fulltime van and driver ~ 12-seater
      (7 passengers plus luggage for transfers)
$975 per week
     (add 15% tip to rates)
PREPAY

Fulltime van and driver ~ 16-seater
     (11 passengers plus luggage for transfers)

$1,300 per week
     (add 15% tip to rates)
PREPAY
Fulltime van and driver ~ 25-seater
     (18 passengers plus luggage for transfers)
$1,650 per week
     (add 15% tip to rates)
PREPAY

Rate includes dedicated licensed driver/tour guide. The minimum period for fulltime service is 4 consecutive days, which includes a complimentary half tank of gas. For 6 days or more, fulltime service will include a complimentary full tank of gas. Any subsequent fill-ups are at the guest’s expense.
Fulltime service includes airport transfers service. Trips to Kingston or Port Antonio will incur an extra charge of $320 + tip* (roundtrip) plus Toll Charges for new highway (pay locally in cash - approx. $25 each way).

*Please add 15% tip to rates.

Child  car seats are rented for $10 per airport transfer ($20 round trip) or $50 per week.

Private driver round trip rates from Kingston airport:

  • to Montego Bay villas ~ 1-4 pax $600 (additional person $100) plus Toll Charges for new highway (pay locally in cash - approx. $25 each way)
  • to Discovery Bay villas ~ 1-4 pax $540 (additional person $80) plus Toll Charges for new highway (pay locally in cash - approx. $25 each way)
  • to Ocho Rios villas ~ 1-4 pax $500 (additional person $80) plus Toll Charges for new highway (pay locally in cash - approx. $25 each way)

Toll Charges may vary and are subject to change.

Notes:

  • Private driver tips do not include gratuities for airport baggage handlers or porters. Kindly tip them directly at the airport.

Arrival & Departure transfers to and from other accommodations outside of Montego Bay, will incur additional fees when using a fulltime driver. 

  • Negril & Discovery Bay will incur an extra charge of  $90 +  (add 15% tip to rates)
  • Ocho Rios will incur an extra charge of $110 + (add 15% tip to rates)
  • Treasure Beach will incur an extra charge of $160 + (add 15% tip to rates)

Airport Transfers Only (round trip)

     1-4 Guests$100 Round Trip to Montego Bay Villas (12 seater)PREPAY
        Each Additional Guest   + $16 Round Trip to Montego Bay VillasPREPAY
     1- 4 Guests$180 Round Trip to Discovery Bay/Runaway Bay (12 seater)PREPAY
        Each Additional Guest   + $40 Round Trip to Discovery Bay/Runaway BayPREPAY
     1-4 Guests$180 Round Trip to Negril (12 seater)PREPAY
        Each Additional Guest   + $40 Round Trip to Negril 
     1-4 Guests$240 Round Trip to Ocho Rios (12 seater)PREPAY
        Each Additional Guest    + $50 Round Trip to Ocho RiosPREPAY
     1-4 Guests$340 Round Trip to Treasure Beach (12 seater)PREPAY
        Each Additional Guest   + $80 Round Trip to Treasure BeachPREPAY
Guest count exceeding 7 passengers + luggage requires a second van + additional transfer fee.
Pay for driver services with final villa payment. Please tip your driver locally. Child car seats are rented for $10 per airport transfer ($20 round trip) or $50 per week.

Round Trip Rates (pay locally)

From Montego Bay Villas (12 seat van) to:

Pay Locally

     Montego Bay - town/shopping/beach   $80 + Tip
     Rose Hall$90 + Tip
     Round Hill$40 + Tip
     Tryall Club $60 + Tip

From Spring Farm Villas (12 seat van) to:

                         

     Half Moon Resort  $40 + Tip

From Almond Hill & Coconut Cottage (12 seat van) to:

                                

     Round Hill Resort  $20 + Tip

     Child car seats are rented for $10 per transfer ($20 round trip).

Excursions - Round Trip Rates (pay locally)

From Montego Bay Villas (12 seat van) to: Pay Locally
     Ocho Rios1-6 Guests    $200
   Each Additional Guest     + $20
     Negril 1-6 Guests    $180
    Each Additional Guest     + $15
      Mayfield Falls 1-6 Guests    $180
    Each Additional Guest     + $15
      Black River/YS Falls 1-6 Guests    $220
    Each Additional Guest     + $20
      Appleton Estate 1-6 Guests    $300
    Each Additional Guest     + $20
      Chukka at Good Hope 1-6 Guests    $180
    Each Additional Guest     + $15
      Glistening Waters/Falmouth 1-6 Guests    $160
    Each Additional Guest     + $15
      Bob Marley Nine 1-6 Guests    $300
    Each Additional Guest     + $20
      Hampden Estate Rum Tour 1-6 Guests    $180
    Each Additional Guest     + $15
      Stush in the Bush 1-6 Guests    $220
    Each Additional Guest     + $20
     Night/Clubs/Bars in Montego Bay1-6 Guests    $100
    Each Additional Guest     + $20

Complimentary Private Drivers

Please note, Complimentary Private Driver is included at the following villas:

  • Allamanda
  • Drambuie Estate
  • Great River House
  • Pimento Hill
  • Summertime

Guests who use wheelchairs or have disabilities

Fulltime

6 Guests including wheel chair passenger ~ $1,000 (add 15% tip to rates)
8 Guests including wheel chair passenger ~ $1,200 (add 15% tip to rates)

Airport Transfers Only (round trip)

For our guests who require their wheelchairs during transfer from airport to villa, three of our vans are equipped with automatic lifts. The passenger is transported while seated in his wheelchair. These special vans can carry five passengers with luggage, plus the wheelchair passenger.

Rates for this service are as follows:

Airport to Montego Bay villas$120 + Tip
Airport to Discovery Bay villas

$200 + Tip

Arrival & Departure transfers for locations outside of Montego Bay will attract additional fees when using a fulltime driver. 

 NOTE: Drivers for some villas may charge slightly higher rates for various trips if carrying more than four passengers but will still be in conformance with Jamaica Tourist Board approved rates.

Jamaica

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