Chris Blackwell: Barefoot Jamaican Hotel Experience Pioneer

Strawberry Hill Takes All-Inclusive To Exclusive Heights

New Inclusions in Specialty Categories Appeal to Wallet-Free Travel JAMAICA – December 19, 2005 – Perched 3,100 feet up in Jamaica’s famed Blue Mountains, Island Outpost’s Strawberry Hill resort is adding another dimension to its signature service: guests can now check into their cottages under a new inclusive plan. “This new concept appeals to guests […]

Wellness. Divine Dining. Serenity.

Strawberry Hill – a luxurious, mountaintop retreat in the heart of Jamaica’s Blue Mountains – offers Fifth Night Free for travel through December 15, 2005 JAMAICA – September 13, 2005 – Strawberry Hill, the luxurious mountaintop retreat part of record-mogul Chris Blackwell’s unique Island Outpost collection of hip hideaways in Jamaica and The Bahamas, announces […]

New Section for Travel Agents at

New cash booking incentive for travel through December 15, 2005 JAMAICA – September 9, 2005 – Island Outpost, the collection of hip hideaways in Jamaica and The Bahamas, announces its new “Island Money” incentive, as part of the launch of the new agent section of its web site at Agents that book a three-night […]

Faces of Island Outpost

Discover true Caribbean color and character JAMAICA August 22, 2005 — “What can you know — and feel — about a place when you don’t meet the people who live in it?” Travel Editor Tom Swick challenged in his famous “Columbia Journalism Review” article (The Road Not Taken, 2001). Island Outpost invites the media to […]

Island Outpost Announces New Marketing/Sales Affiliation on the West Coast

JAMAICA – August 8, 2005 – Island Outpost, the collection of hip hideaways in Jamaica and The Bahamas, has just hired League Marketing Group, (LMG), to assist with marketing and sales on the West Coast of the US. LMG represents luxury, upscale boutique hotels worldwide in the areas of sales, marketing and public relations. The […]

“I Spy” the New James Bond

Name the next 007 and win a trip to his birthplace, GoldenEye, Jamaica James Bond has many guises: a tattooed Sean Connery, slick Roger Moore and pretty boy Pierce Brosnan, to name a few. Now Hollywood is on the hunt for another secret agent star. John Cleese and Judi Dench already signed onto the remake […]

One life, one holiday, one click

Come to the Caribbean with U2 & Island Outpost Online JAMAICA (June 2005) – Follow in U2’s footsteps to the Caribbean’s most charismatic boutique properties at Island Outpost puts music under your feet, – says U2 frontman, Bono. He is a long-time fan of the eclectic resort group and its owner Chris Blackwell: after […]

Goldeneye Film Festival Announces 2005 Dates

December 7-12, 2005 Bond’s Birthplace hosts a five-day Film Festival & Retreat May 10, 2005 — Cannes, France — David Koh and Chris Blackwell announced today the dates for this year’s GoldenEye Film Festival & Retreat. The former home of Ian Fleming — where he wrote all 13 James Bond novels — hosts the December […]

Island Outpost Announces Exclusive “One Love” Vacation Package

JAMAICA (March 1, 2005) – Bob Marley preached peace and justice through his profound music. The gentle Rastafarian brought reggae to the world, before his untimely death in 1981. On the 60th anniversary of his birth, Island Outpost celebrates this legendary man with its One Love package, which offers reggae fans and music lovers the […]