Add These Six Hotels in Kingston to Your Business Travel List
by Carolyn Lee May 15, 2023
As a business hub, Kingston receives many regional and international travellers who visit to do business. The city’s vibrant cultural scene, exciting nightlife, and easy access to other parishes via the highway make it easy to mix business with pleasure. Jamaica’s north coast boasts some of the best hotels and resorts for relaxation, and Kingston is known for fantastic business hotels. If you plan to visit, we’ve got a few business hotels that you can check out.
The Courtyard by Marriot Kingston.
The Courtyard by Marriot’s convenient location makes it easy to check out restaurants, banks, investment companies, doctor’s offices, and other businesses in New Kingston. Guests can expect spacious rooms, a rooftop pool and bar with breathtaking panoramic views, and a well-equipped 24-hour fitness centre. The hotel also has three event rooms to host meetings, training sessions or a business luncheon.
Knutsford Court Hotel (KCH)
The Knutsford Court Hotel (KCH) is a popular business hotel in Kingston, catering to corporate visitors, families, groups, and couples. KCH has all the amenities you’d expect at a business hotel, including fully equipped rooms, an onsite restaurant and lounge, spacious meeting rooms, 24-hour gym facilities, and a multilingual staff. Dubbed “a breath of fresh air in the heart of New Kingston”, guests can roam the lush tropical garden courtyard on the property or stroll into New Kingston for business or entertainment.
The Jamaica Pegasus.
It’s hard to miss the towering stories of The Jamaica Pegasus in the heart of the city’s financial and business district. Although it is known for luxury and has hosted royalty, celebrities, and dignitaries, The Jamaica Pegasus is also a preferred hotel for business travellers, and frequently visited by locals who host meetings, conferences, product launches and other events. They have Co(me) Work (co-working) packages that include complimentary Wi-Fi, free parking, city view office space, concierge service and special overnight room rates.
The Spanish Court Kingston.
The Spanish Court Kingston offers an opportunity to indulge in opulence at a luxury hotel while getting business done efficiently. The hotel’s luxurious facilities allow for relaxation and ease. Business meetings, conferences, exhibitions, and other events are often held on the property. The hotel’s Business Center has the latest technology, so you can conduct business as usual. Spanish Court’s central location allows for quick strolls or short drives to businesses, eateries, and attractions.
The AC Hotel Kingston.
The AC Hotel Kingston is approximately 10 miles from Norman Manley International Airport, allowing international travellers coming into Kingston to dive into business meetings early or relax before a busy day of meetings. You can head to the AC Lounge to prep for presentations, network with other entrepreneurs or unwind after a busy day. The hotel has six event rooms that are ideal for business meetings, conferences, or other events.
R Hotel Kingston.
With a great location in New Kingston, the R Hotel Kingston is perfect for relaxation, business meetings, board meetings and events. The modern meeting room accommodates approximately 60 guests, with other amenities including a well-equipped gym, rooftop pool, spacious open-air restaurant and an onsite art gallery. Accommodation includes sitting areas, free Wi-Fi, and stunning views of New Kingston, among other features. What’s great is that select rooms have washer and dryer units if you need to get laundry done.
Important reminders when staying at a hotel for business or pleasure:
- Ask about the hotel’s security features or process for the safekeeping of expensive valuables or large sums of money.
- Connect with staff for recommendations and information related to activities outside of the hotel.
- Be alert and aware of your surroundings when off the property.
- Use transportation that your hotel recommends.
- Notify hotel staff of your intended destination if you arrange your transportation.
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