In Jamaica, house rentals are the most common property type. Additionally, the median size of house rentals in Jamaica is 240 m² and they cost, on average, $1,149 per night. Moreover, the majority of house rentals in Jamaica can welcome 7 guests, which makes it a wonderful vacation spot for large groups. Apartment rentals are the second most available type of accommodation in Jamaica. The average size of apartment rentals in Jamaica is 185 m², and the average price is $185 per night.
Choose the perfect vacation rental
Best Vacation Home Deals in Jamaica
Find the ideal vacation rental for as little as $40 per night by searching and comparing the 6,454 options available in Jamaica. By directly analyzing these accommodations, HomeToGo features the best deals and the highest rated accommodations in Jamaica.
Recommended Vacation Rentals in Jamaica
Find your perfect vacation rental in Jamaica: from $40 per night
Vacation rentals with Wi-Fi
Vacation rentals and apartments with air conditioning
Apartments and vacation rentals with a kitchen
Popular Rental Amenities in Jamaica
The above filters will help you find the ideal property in Jamaica. In Jamaica, 5,835 properties provide "TVs". Consequently, if you want to tune out with some TV time, use the TVs filter to compare these rentals. You can even look for accommodations if you love sweating the stress away in saunas (66 rentals include "saunas" in Jamaica) or if you need a crib for your baby (11 rentals in Jamaica include "cribs").
Price and Availability Index in Jamaica
Vacation Rental Price Information in Jamaica
This graph displays average prices of the vacation rentals and holiday apartments located in Jamaica. Jamaica is more expensive in August (8/28 - 9/4), where prices are on average $124 a night. The week with the lowest average prices is in December (12/26 - 1/2).
Rental Availability Information in Jamaica
The availability graph shows the percentage of available rentals in Jamaica. The most challenging week to find a rental in the next twelve months is in December (12/26 - 1/2). People tend to travel less to Jamaica during a week in June (6/5 - 6/12) when only 4% of the rentals are booked.
Find your dream vacation rental on the island of Jamaica
House rentals in Jamaica are typically spacious beachside homes with pools, BBQ areas, beach access, and ocean views. Apartments with balconies or verandas can be found across the island too. With so many great vacation rentals across Jamaica, you can easily find a vacation HQ to suit you.
Ackee and saltfish
Ackee and saltfish is the national dish of Jamaica. Ackee is a fruit that was brought from Ghana to Jamaica in the early 1700s, and looks like scrambled egg when cooked. It is served with salted cod, dumplings, and fried breadfruit.
Jerk chicken is BBQ chicken that has been marinated or dry-rubbed with spicy jerk seasoning before cooking. The result is delicious and the dish can be found all over the island. Why not get the ingredients and try making this spice sensation yourself?
Fun Activities in Jamaica with Kids
Jamaica is blessed with some of the Caribbean's most beautiful scenery, as well as unique geological formations and natural wonders accessed on family-friendly tours, including the famous Green Grotto Caves. The turquoise-water and white-sand beaches surrounding the island nation are ideal for beach vacations, with safe swimming and all kinds of water sports on offer for active family members.
Beach Days in Jamaica
Try Winnifred Beach for fantastic snorkelling, take a boat trip at Ocho Rios Bay Beach, and revel in Hollywood history at James Bond Beach, where a scene from "Dr. No" was filmed. Hit the surf at Boston Beach, or get away from the crowds for some tranquil enjoyment at laid-back Bamboo Beach and super-secluded Lime Cay.
Fun family swimming destinations in Jamaica aren't limited to the beach. Head inland to Cool Blue Hole to discover tranquil swimming holes and spectacular waterfalls, or walk to the picturesque riverside swimming spot and cascading falls at Dunn's River. At Martha Brae Rafting Village you can ride a traditional bamboo raft pole-driven by local guides up the river.
Inland Adventures on the Island
if you prefer exploring the forests and mountains, then tackle the historic hiking trails through the John Crow Mountains, scale Blue Mountain Peak for sensational island views, or follow the riverside hiking trails through the Juan de Bolas mountain area. Trails range from easy to difficult, and you'll find plenty of rest areas, restaurants, and family facilities nearby. For fun animal encounters, watch a show at Dolphin Cove Ocho Rios, feed the birds at Rocklands Bird Sanctuary, or see the zoo animals at Hope Royal Botanical Gardens.
Visit Dunn's River Falls or swim with dolphins
Dunn's River Falls is a famous waterfall near Ocho Rios. Do the easy climb to the top of the waterfall or just relax in the pool at the base of the falls. If you have young children there is a section just before the main falls that is safe for them to climb and swim in.
Dolphin Cove is a nature park where you can swim with dolphins, interact with stingrays, learn about other marine life, ride a camel, and relax on the private beach. The park also has interactive shows and there is a restaurant for when you get hungry after all that action.
Celebrate Bob Marley or dance at the Carnival
Bob Marley week celebrates the much-loved musician in early February each year. The event includes musical tributes, lectures, reggae dance parties, and karaoke contests. Visit the Bob Marley Museum to learn all about the life of Jamaica's favourite son.
The Bacchanal Jamaica Carnival, meanwhile, runs from February to April every year and includes a beach party, parade, and live music events.
We compare more than 2,000 providers, including: