Crane Ridge Resort, a family friendly resort that combines Jamaican design with Oriental ambiance. Nestled atop Ocho Rios, the resort encircles a fresh water pool with a whirlpool and a swim up bar.
Nestled atop the beautiful resort town of Ocho Rios on Jamaica's lush North shore, The Crane Ridge Resort will make you forget the big city. This 90- unit resort lies in the midst of 19 acres of luscious landscaped gardens filled with exotic birds during the day and the music of crickets at night.
The resort is a complex of nine three-story residences encircling a fresh water swimming pool with swim-up bar and whirlpool. The open-air restaurant and bar is perfectly set in the center, making this an ideal place for casual dining and family fun. The shuttle will take you to the beach just 5 minutes away where you can rent water sports equipment or just enjoy the sun, sand and sea.
* Continental breakfast served each morning in the resort's restaurant.
* Verandah Café & Bar - Open-air restaurant with peaked wood ceilings overlooking swimming pool. A la carte breakfast, lunch, dinner served daily. Breakfast offerings include American, English, Jamaican specialties. Lunch/dinner menu features pizza, jerk chicken, curried goat, braised oxtail, burgers, sandwiches, and salads. Dinner menu includes specialties such as steamed snapper with okra, grilled lobster, pasta, fish and chips, and jerk pork chops.
* The resort features a 33.5-meter-long (110-foot-long) blossom-shaped pool with a volleyball net, an eight-person spa tub, and two tennis courts lit for night play.
* Crane Ridge offers 90 air-conditioned guestrooms and suites in eight pale-yellow, three-story buildings (no elevators) with wood shingles. Rooms and suites feature balconies or ground floor terraces furnished with dining sets. Decor includes wood trim and live plants. Televisions offer U.S. cable channels. In-room safes are available.
Terraced into a steep hillside overlooking jagged estuaries and sun kissed beaches lined with palms, makes Crane Ridge Resort a perfect paradise. Spread on 19 acres of landscaped gardens home to exotic birds, the hotel is ideal for a vacation. Guests arriving at Sangster International Airport can take a shuttle bus to Ocho Rios or taxi direct to the hotel.
The Crane Ridge Resort offers easy access to the city centre, a hive of activity offering everything from duty-free shops and authentic designer merchandise, to local artisan galleries and street vendors. Visitors could also spend time lounging on the beach while more active guests could go golfing, horseback riding, windsurfing, snorkelling or climbing the waterfall at Dunn's River Falls.
For an unforgettable experience guests can visit Dolphin Cove, where they can swim with dolphins, sharks and sting rays or visit the ultimate natural adventure land, White River Valley. Here guests can go kayaking, river tubing or simply explore the wonders of the natural rainforest. Other attractions such as the Prospect Plantation, the arts and craft collection at Harmony Hall, the botanical garden and Fern Gully are all within close proximity to the hotel.