Villa Janus is located on the highest point at the exclusive Round Hill Resort. The home provides exceptional panoramic views of the Caribbean.
An stunning home, the villa was named for the Roman God "Janus" who was the God of entrances, doors as well as endings. Janus was represented by a double faced head with each looking in an opposing direction. Aptly named, the villa features extraordinary views both east and west so that both sunrises and sunsets are spectacular.
Janus is built in the classic colonial plantation style and superbly decorated with understated elegance. The open living plan provides a seamless transition between the interior and exterior spaces. The interiors feature rich dark wood floors and are accented by wood accents and beautiful examples of handcrafted Jamaican wooden sculptures.
Lush grounds with lawns and colorful tropical gardens surround the villa. From the generous verandah facing the front yard, breathtaking sunsets may be savored amidst the soothing coos of the dove aviary.
The 4,677 square foot main villa provides exceptional views as well as the four guest suites, a central living are and spacious outdoor and living and dining areas. The interiors are spacious and chic and boast many objects d art.
The main villa is equipped with high-speed wi-fi and state-of-the-art home entertainment systems throughout, including Apple TV, surround sound and flat screen televisions. An extensive library and DVD collection provides added entertainment options.
Each of the villa's four air-conditioned guest suites have a private bath, lounge area and either king or queen sized beds. The master bedroom has an adjoining sitting area and the lower bedroom opens onto a secluded terrace.
Located just below the main villa is the ,1200 square foot Tennis House. The Tennis House has a living room, entertainment center, full kitchen and a shaded patio that overlooks the private tennis court. Guests will certainly enjoy the various game tables, Foosball and darts. For further enjoyment, there is bocci ball on the lawn.
The pool pavilion and 51' x 19' heated, private pool are located just a few steps below the raised living areas. Bricks line the patio and coral paves the steps and pathways around the property.
Guests will enjoy finding comments in the guest book that were signed by Paul McCartney as he has stayed at the villa several times over the years.
At Villa Janus, guest's every need is catered to by the villa's doting and experienced staff which includes a butler, professional chef, housekeepers, laundress and gardeners.
The villa has a golf cart for guests to shuttle around the exclusive Round Hill Resort where guests enjoy complementary membership. Membership entitles access to Round Hill's private beach, jogging trails, fitness center, beach bar, piano bar, hotel restaurant and full service spa treatments can also be enjoyed in the privacy of the villa.
This room has a 4 poster king sized bed as well as an en-suite bathroom that is equipped with a bathtub and shower. A bathroom door opens to a study and to the passageway to Bedroom 2.
Another beautiful room that has French doors that open to both the east and west verandahs. The room, also, has a passageway that connects to the study and the master suite.
It has a 4 poster king sized bed and a bathroom with a walk in shower.
This room is located on the opposite wing beyond the Great Room. The hall door opens to the Great Room, both verandahs and a stairway which leads to the lower level and bedroom 4.
It has a 4 poster queen bed, TV and a small bathroom with a shower.
Located downstairs double doors open to a private terrace and the walkway to the swimming pool and verandah.
4 poster King bed and small bathroom/shower.
VILLA JANUS AMENITIES:
* 4,677 square-foot open plan villa
* Four private guest suites
* High-speed wi-fi and
* 51' x 19' swimming pool
* 1,206 square-foot tennis pavilion
with living room, entertainment
center and full kitchen
* Professional hard surface
* Private staff including personal
butler, professional chef,
laundress, housekeepers and
* Membership privileges at Round
ROUND HILL RESORT AMENITIES:
* Tryall Golf Club with access to
five championship courses
* Five all-weather tennis courts
* Beachfront full-service spa
* Ocean view fitness center with
personal fitness instructor
* Oceanside fitness and
* Jogging and walking trails
* Water sports including water
skiing, tubing, PADI dive
excursions, deep sea fishing and
* Double infinity-edge pool
with children's wading pool
* Adults-only ocean view spa pool
with butler service
* Private secluded beach with full
cocktail and lunch service
* Montego Bay Restaurant,
headed by James Beard award winning
Chef Martin Maginley
* The Grill at Round Hill
* The Seaside Terrace
* Complimentary afternoon tea
* Organic hillside gardens
* Pineapple Kid'Club
* Resort boutique and pro shop
**** The Round Hill Resort frequently closes in September of every year. Please check with your Travel Keys agent for more information.
Villa rentals require a minimum 3+ night stay